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



Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
-M.D., 1996

Board Certified Member of Japan Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2003

Department of Plastic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
-Ph.D., 2004

Uehara Memorial Foundation Research Fellowship Award, Japan, 2005
-Role on neurotrophin receptor p75 in peripheral nerve regeneration.

Osaka Medical Research Foundation for Incurable Disease Fellowship Award, Japan, 2005
-Application of embryonic stem cell derived motor neurons to treat intractable motor neuron disease.

Fresh Start Surgical Gifts Fellowship Award, American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 2006
-Neural Stem Cells Improve Muscle Preservation Following Denervation.

Research Interests:
-Peripheral nerve regeneration