Our reconstructive surgery team members include world-renowned experts in the latest methods of microsurgery. To make an appointment, please call The James Line at 614-293-5066 or 800-293-5066. The James Line is a free, confidential telephone service staffed by oncology nurses to provide callers with reconstructive surgery information and physician referrals.

The James Line is available weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Reconstructive Surgeons

Albert Chao, MD

As a specialist of plastic and reconstructive surgery at Ohio State’s Wexner Medical Center, I perform the full spectrum of procedures in this specialty, including those related to cancer, trauma, and congenital conditions. Read More

Matthew Chetta, MD

I am a plastic surgeon who specializes in breast cancer reconstruction and provide the full complement of breast reconstructive options, including implant-based and free-flap (DIEP, GAP, TUG and PAP flaps) options. Read More

Steven Dean, DO

Steven M. Dean, DO, FACP, RPVI, is director of the Vascular Medicine Program, director of Cardiovascular Medicine’s Noninvasive Peripheral Vascular Laboratory and professor of clinical medicine at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. Read More

Jeffrey Janis, MD

I practice both reconstructive and aesthetic surgery. I’m interested in complex abdominal wall reconstruction (hernia repair), the surgical treatment of migraine headaches, cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the breasts, chest wall reconstruction, body contouring, lower extremity reconstruction, and microsurgery. Read More

Clara Lee, MD

As a plastic surgeon, I specialize in microsurgery and cancer reconstruction, including breast, extremity and head and neck reconstruction. Through my research, I try to understand and improve how patients and their providers make decisions about cancer surgery, with a specific focus on breast cancer patients. Read More

Gregory Pearson, MD

I am a plastic surgeon. My specialty interests are in craniofacial disorders, craniofacial surgery and pediatric plastic surgery. I’ve treated people with a variety of problems, all at different ages. Read More

Stephen Poteet, MD

As a plastic surgeon at Ohio State, I specialize in general plastic surgery, including both reconstructive and aesthetic procedures. I’m specifically interested in developing plastic surgery opportunities among underserved populations, and am currently working to build international opportunities within the Department of Plastic Surgery for faculty and residents to serve and train with colleagues overseas. Read More

Steven Schulz, MD

I am a plastic surgeon who specializes in breast and sarcoma/extremity reconstruction. Plastic surgery, as a specialty, focuses on restoring form and function to significantly improve quality of life. Read More

Roman Skoracki, MD

As the Division Chief for Oncologic Plastic Surgery at the OSUCCC – James, I focus on reconstruction for cancer patients, particularly microsurgery and surgical treatment for lymphedema. Read More

Ian Valerio, MD

As a plastic surgeon, I specialize in wound and burn reconstruction, limb salvage, traumatic reconstruction and oncologic or tumor based reconstruction. Read More

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