Lesley Wong, MD

Bio / Education: 

Medical School
Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY

New York University Medical Center, New York, NY

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine 
(Burn Fellowship, Research Fellowship, Residency in Plastic Surgery)

Board Certification
American Board of Plastic Surgery
American Board of Surgery
American Board of Surgery, added qualifications in critical care
Advanced Burn Life Support

Surgical Interests
Burn surgery
Wound management
General reconstructive plastic surgery
Breast reconstruction
Post traumatic injuries
Cosmetic breast surgery
Body contouring

PubMed Publications: 

  • Wong, L.;Wilson, R.M.;Snapp, W.K.;Bole, R.;Vyas, K.S. "Nipple Pathology in Total Skin-Sparing Mastectomy: Implications for Immediate Reconstruction." Annals of plastic surgery 76 Suppl 4, (2016): S340-3. [PubMed Link] | [ Full text ]
  • Vyas, K.S.;Wong, L.K. "Detection of Biofilm in Wounds as an Early Indicator for Risk for Tissue Infection and Wound Chronicity." Annals of plastic surgery 76, 1 (2016): 127-31. [PubMed Link] | [ Full text ]
  • Vyas, K.;Wong, L. "Intraoperative management of free flaps: current practice." Annals of plastic surgery 72, 6 (2014): S220-3. [PubMed Link] | [ Full text ]
  • Buseman, J.;Wong, L.;Kemper, P.;Hill, J.L.;Nimtz, J.;Rinker, B.;Vasconez, H.C. "Comparison of sterile versus nonsterile acellular dermal matrices for breast reconstruction." Annals of plastic surgery 70, 5 (2013): 497-9. [PubMed Link] | [ Full text ]
  • Vyas, K.S.;Wong, L.K. "Oral rehydration solutions for burn management in the field and underdeveloped regions: a review." International journal of burns and trauma 3, 3 (2013): 130-6. [PubMed Link] |
  • Hill, J.L.;Wong, L.;Kemper, P.;Buseman, J.;Davenport, D.L.;Vasconez, H.C. "Infectious complications associated with the use of acellular dermal matrix in implant-based bilateral breast reconstruction." Annals of plastic surgery 68, 5 (2012): 432-4. [PubMed Link] | [ Full text ]
  • Kobraei, E.M.;Nimtz, J.;Wong, L.;Buseman, J.;Kemper, P.;Wright, H.;Rinker, B.D. "Risk factors for adverse outcome following skin-sparing mastectomy and immediate prosthetic reconstruction." Plastic and reconstructive surgery 129, 2 (2012): 234e-241e. [PubMed Link] | [ Full text ]
  • Wong, L.;Vasconez, H.C. "Patient satisfaction after Nd:YAG laser-assisted lipolysis." Annals of plastic surgery 66, 5 (2011): 561-3. [PubMed Link] | [ Full text ]