WV Medical Journal March/April 2015 : Cover2
Serving Your Practice Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery WVU Healthcare offers our referring physician community a comprehensive team of plastic and reconstructive surgery experts to aid in the care of your patients. Our specialists offer a complete range of services, including: • major reconstructions after cancer and trauma • pediatric plastic surgery including repair of cleft lip and palate • repair of craniofacial deformations • comprehensive reconstruction following breast surgery • hand surgery for trauma, congenital deformities, and carpal tunnel Gregory Borah, MD, has joined the WVU Department of Surgery as chief of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery. Dr. Borah received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School after earning his dental degree at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Borah did his training in general surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, where he also did a residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He completed his plastic and reconstructive surgery residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital. He is board certified in plastic surgery and has a Certificate of Added Qualification in Hand Surgery. Please call 800-WVA-Mars for information and consultations. Cristiane Ueno, MD, has joined the staff of the WVU Department of Surgery. Dr. Ueno specializes in plastic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Ueno earned her medical degree from the Universidade de Sao Paulo. She completed her residencies in general and plastic surgery at Indiana University. She was a research fellow at the University of California. Dr. Ueno is board certified in general surgery. wvuhealthcare.com Aaron Mason, MD, has joined the staff of the WVU Department of Surgery. Dr. Mason specializes in plastic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Mason earned his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He completed residencies in pediatrics, general surgery, and plastic surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He also completed a craniofacial fellowship at the University of Toronto. Dr. Mason is board certified in plastic surgery and pediatrics. WVU Hospitals is a member of the WV United Health System.