Curriculum Vitae

Education

Medical Doctor

University of Arizona College of Medicine

Tucson, AZ  1990-1994

Bachelor of Science, Molecular and Cellular Biology

University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ  1986-1990

Post-Doctoral Training

Plastic Surgery Residency

CHRISTUS St. Joseph Hospital

Houston, TX 2001-2003

Chief Resident, General Surgery

Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency

Phoenix, AZ  2000-2001

General Surgery Residency, PGY3-PGY5

Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency

Phoenix, AZ  1998-2001

Anesthesiology Residency, CA-1

Northwestern University

Chicago, IL  1997-1998

Research Fellow, Burn & Shock Trauma Institute

Loyola University Medical Center

Maywood, IL  1996-1997

General Surgery Residency, PGY1-PGY-2

Loyola University Medical Center

Maywood, IL  1994-1996

Board Certification

Board Certified – American Board of Plastic Surgery

Initial Certification – 2004

Recertification – 2014

Board Certified – American Board of Surgery

Initial Certification – 2002

Recertification – 2011

Appointments

Chief, Section of Plastic Surgery

St Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ  2010-2014

Professional Organization Memberships

American Society of Plastic Surgeons

American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Arizona Society of Plastic Surgeons

Maricopa County Medical Society

American Medical Association

Publications and Presentations

Facial Fractures 101 – Visiting Faculty, speaker

“February in Phoenix” Trauma Symposium February 8, 2010

 

Preventing seroma in the latissimus dorsi flap donor site with fibrin sealant. Weinrach JC, Cronin ED, Smith BK, Collins DR Jr, Cohen BE Ann Plast Surg. 2004 Jul;53(1):12-6

 

Fibrin Sealant to Reduce Seroma in Latissimus Flap Donor Sites

Presented at Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting
September 20, 2002, San Antonio, TX

Presented at Senior Residents Conference
March 28, 2003, Los Angeles, CA

 

Instructor, Fiberoptic Airway Endoscopy Workshop

Northwestern University April 4, 1998

 

Induction of Skin Tanning by Subcutaneous Administration of a Potent Synthetic Melanotropin. Levine, Sheftel, Eytan, Dorr, Hadley, Weinrach, Ertl, Toth, McGee, Hruby. JAMA. 1991;266 no.19:2730-2736

 

Biological Activities of Melanotropic Peptide Fatty Acid Conjugates. Hadley, Al-Obeidi, Hruby, Weinrach, Freedberg, Jiang, Stover. Pigment Cell Research.1991;4:180-185

Honors and Awards

Patients’ Choice Award

2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2016

 

America’s Most Honored Professionals

2016, 2017

 

Most Compassionate Doctor Award

2007

 

Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award

2014

 

America’s Most Honored Professionals

2016, 2018

 

Cum Laude, University of Arizona

1994