Jackson North Hospital, Chief, Department of Plastic Surgery & Vice Chief, Department of Surgery
Cleveland Clinic, Plastic Surgery Residency Attending
NOVA Southeastern University, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery
Florida International University (FIU) School of Medicine, Clinical Faculty for the Department of Plastic Surgery
Hospital Affiliations: Aventura Hospital, Jackson North Medical Center
What to expect:
Opportunity to work with a Plastic Surgery Residency Attending from Cleveland Clinic near Miami, Florida. The clinic offers an operating room on premises fitted with the most modern monitoring and safety equipment available. The OR is certified for the use of general anesthesia. Visitors will observe all aspects of the practice of plastic surgery including consultations, live surgery, and follow-ups. The rotation is mostly outpatient but there is an opportunity to observe cases in the hospital dependent on patient load.
The patient population is a wide range of ages from 16-90 years old, about 80% are female and speak mostly English and Spanish. This rotation is well suited for 3/4 year students, medical graduates or those with a strong background in plastic surgery.
Conditions treated may include: benign tumor, birthmark, breast diseases, breast hypoplasia, break ptosis, cancer, capsular contracture of breast implant, cleft lip, gastrointestinal diseases, gynecomastia, localized fat deposits, moles, oral and-or facial cleft, skin cancer.
Procedures performed may include: adjacent tissue transfer, blepharoplasty, breast augmentation, breast lift surgery, breast reduction, dermabrasion, destruction of benign skin lesion, destruction of malignant skin lesions, wound infection, adjacent tissue transfer, ear plastic surgery, excision of benign skin lesion, excision of skin cancer, eyelid surgery, facelift, facial reconstruction, gynecomastia repair, head and neck surgery, liposuction, nose plastic surgery, skin grafts, and wound repair.
- Inpatient exposure dependent on patient load
- Public transportation available
- Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Russian, Portuguese
|Monday||8 am - 5 pm|
|Tuesday||8 am - 5 pm|
|Wednesday||8 am - 5 pm|
|Thursday||8 am - 5 pm|
|Friday||8 am - 5 pm|
*Schedule may vary, please consult with the physician upon arrival for any updates.
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Jackson North Medical Center
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