Created by:
John M. Mesa, MD

Updated by:
Ross F. Goldberg, MD





Research Fellow
Plastic Surgery Research Laboratory
Massachusetts General Hospital
Harvard Medical School

Office-Mail Address:
Division of Plastic Surgery
WAC 453, Massachusetts General Hospital
15 Parkman Street
Boston, MA 02114

Laboratory Address:
Thier Research Building, Room 6-601
15 Parkman Street
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA 02114

Phone: (617) 726-6943
Fax: (617) 726-8998


Wellman Center for Photomedicine Website:


The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
-M.D. (MBBCh (hons)), 2002
-Member of the Royal College of Surgeons (M.R.C.S.), 2005

2007 Joseph E. Murray Award for best presentation, New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons

2007 Bullock Wellman Fellowship Award. In vivo microscopy of the peripheral nerve: assessment of structural and quantitative changes following injury and repair by photochemical tissue bonding.

Research Interests:
-Peripheral Nerve Repair and Regeneration
-Real time in vivo Neural Microscopy
-Photochemical Tissue Bonding
-Flexor Tendon Repair