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Ian Valerio, MD


Associate Professor

A decorated military officer and accomplished surgeon, Dr. Ian Valerio is an Associate Professor of Clinical Plastic Surgery and Chief of the Division of Burn, Wound, and Trauma at the OSU Department of Plastic Surgery. Board-certified in plastic surgery, Dr. Valerio’s research and specialty interests include advanced regenerative medicine applications to the wounded warrior and in trauma care, peripheral nerve repair/restoration techniques, microsurgery, and other reconstruction strategies. Dr. Valerio, an Ohio native, has held other academic positions at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD.

Education

B.S.: Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, 1998
M.D.: University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY, 2004
Residency: University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 2009
Fellowship: Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan, 2010

Fellowship, American College of Surgeons
Appointment: 2014
Specialty Interests:
Board Certified: Yes
Masters of Business Administration
Masters of Science

Military Service

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Commander (O-5)
USN Attending Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon
Director of Plastic Surgery Research Programs

Program Director WRNMMC/Johns Hopkins University
University of Maryland

Plastic Surgery Residency
Bethesda, MD, 2010-2014

NATO Role 3 Multinational Medical Unit
Department Head General & Trauma Surgery, Trauma, General and Plastic Surgeon
Kandahar, Afghanistan - 2012-2013

Memberships

American College of Surgeons (ACS)
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
American Society of Reconstrutive Microsurgery (ASRM)
World Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery (WSRM)
American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons (ACAPS)

Experience &Service

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Assistant Professor of Surgery
The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

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