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Jeffrey Janis, MD


Chief of Plastic Surgery

Dr. Janis is Chief of Plastic Surgery at The Ohio State University Hospital, Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital, and Dodd Hall Rehabilitation Hospital. He is a Professor of Plastic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Neurology, and Surgery. He serves as the Board Vice President of Education for the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, and is the President of the American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons. His specialty and research interests include complex reconstruction of the abdominal wall, treatment of migraine headache with BOTOX injections and surgery, aesthetic and reconstructive surgery, and education the next generation of plastic surgeons.

Education & Interests

B.S.
Washington University, St. Louis, MO, 1993

M.D.
Case Western Reserve, Cleveland, OH, 1998

Specialty Training
University of Texas Southwestern Medical
Center, Dallas, TX, 2003

Appointment
2013

Specialty Interests
Surgical treatment of migraine headaches, complex abdominal wall reconstruction, aesthetic surgery, reconstructive surgery

Research Interests
Surgical treatment of migraine headaches, abdominal wall reconstruction, education of future plastic surgeons

Board Certified
Yes

Memberships & Affiliations

American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)
American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons (ACAPS)
American Association of Plastic Surgeons (AAPS)
Ohio State Medical Association (OSMA)
Columbus Medical Association (CMA)

Honors & Awards

  • Visiting Professor, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Special Achievement Award (Awarded for Outstanding Contributions and Dedication to Advances in Plastic Surgery Resident Education)- Department of Plastic Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • Teacher of the Year Award, Department of Plastic Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • Outstanding Leadership Award, Parkland Health and Hospital System, Dallas, TX
  • Inductee/Member, Southwest Academy of Teachers
  • Inductee/Member, “Distinguished Teaching Professor”, University of Texas Academy of Health Sciences Education
  • Top Doctors, US News and World Report
  • Best Doctors in America – Best Doctors, Inc.
  • Excellence Award, Parkland Health & Hospital System, Dallas, TX
  • Best Paper Award, Young Plastic Surgeons– Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX
  • Best Doctors in Dallas – D Magazine
  • Who’s Who in America – Marquis Who’s Who Publications Board
  • America’s Top Plastic Surgeons– Consumers’ Research Council of America
  • Special Achievement Award (Awarded for Outstanding Contributions and Dedication to Advances in Plastic Surgery Resident Education)- Department of Plastic Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • Greatest Reconstructive OR Save Award – American Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA
  • Distinguished Physician of the Year Award (Awarded in Recognition of Outstanding Individual Contribution to Parkland Health and Hospital System), Parkland Health & Hospital System, Dallas, TX
  • Teacher of the Year Award, Department of Plastic Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • Special Achievement Award (Awarded for Outstanding Contributions and Dedication to Advances in Plastic Surgery Resident Education)- Department of Plastic Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • Best Presentation Award – Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Frisco, TX
  • Maliniac Circle – American Society of Plastic Surgery
  • Clinician of the Year Award, Department of Plastic Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • “Mr. Chips” Award (Awarded for Best Chief Resident Presentation), Department of Plastic Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • Best Research Paper Award – Senior Resident’s Conference, Los Angeles, CA
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Department of Plastic Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • Certificate of Achievement for Outstanding Accomplishment in Surgical Education, Department of Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • Certificate of Achievement for Outstanding Accomplishment in Surgical Education, Department of Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honorary Medical Fraternity, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH
  • William D. Holden Award in Surgery (Awarded to Most Outstanding Student in Surgery), Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH
  • Magna Cum Laude, Washington University, St. Louis
  • Honors in Management, Washington University, St. Louis
  • Beta Gamma Sigma Honorary Business Fraternity, Washington University, St. Louis
  • Dean’s List, Washington University, St. Louis