Robert D. Wallace, MD


Dr. Robert D. Wallace

Professor of Plastic Surgery
Chairman and Program Director

Contact Person:
Elizabeth Sauve, 901-448-1350, esauve@uthsc.edu

Specialty and Clinical Interests

  • Craniofacial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Breast and Body Surgery

Research and Interests

  • Bone Grafting with Bioactive Membrane Material 2012-2013
  • Chitosan-Calcium Phosphate Composite for Bone Grafting 2012-2013
  • Preplacement of Segment of Radius with Different Types of Matrix Including BMP 2009

University Appointments

  • Professor of Plastic Surgery 2009-Present
  • Adjunct Graduate Faculty, Biomedical Engineering Dept, University of Memphis 2009-Present
  • Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery 2008-2009
  • Associate Professor of Surgery and Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 1996-2008

Medical School

  • Jefferson Medical College

Post Doctoral Education

  • Navy Medical Center, Surgical Internship 1984-1985
  • Navy Medical Center, Resident Physician, General Surgery 1986-1987
  • Navy Medical Center, Resident Physician, Head & Neck Surgery 1987-1990
  • University of Tennessee Memphis, Resident Physician, Plastic Surgery 1991-1993
  • Ho’pital Necker Enfantes Malades, Paris, France, Craniofacial Surgery 1999-2000

Board Certifications and Certificates

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery 1995
  • American Board of Otolaryngology 1990
  • National Board of Medical Examiners 1985

Hospital Affiliations

  • Methodist University Hospital
  • Regional Medical Center, Memphis
  • Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital