skull 2Program Overview

The Microvascular Reconstruction Fellowship is an in-depth and comprehensive experience with pre-operative, treatment planning, operative experience and post operative care of patients with congenital and acquired defects. Experience with microvascular breast reconstruction, including muscle sparing free TRAM, DIEP, SGAP, and SIEP. Formal experience with head and neck reconstruction with muscle, myocutaneous, and fasciocutaneous free flaps. Dr. Serletti is a leader in the field and has an extremely busy clinical practice as well as carrying out clinical and basic research. The fellow also works with Drs. Low, Kovach and Wu and last year the division performed over free flaps.

Duration and Scope

  • Length of educational program is one clinical year with research opportunities
  • Open to those satisfactorily completing an accredited plastic surgery residency program or other appropriately qualified plastic surgeons
  • Participation in microvascular and reconstructive cases at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania Hospital.