Ian Valerio, MD, MS, MBA, FACS

Associate Professor of Clinical Plastic Surgery

Special Interest: Regenerative Medicine, Peripheral Nerve Repair and Restoration Techniques, Microsurgery, Reconstructive Surgery

A decorated military officer and accomplished surgeon, Dr. Ian Valerio is an Associate Professor of Clinical Plastic Surgery and Chief of the Division of Burn, Wound, and Trauma at the OSU Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Board-certified in plastic surgery, Dr. Valerio’s research and specialty interests include advanced regenerative medicine applications to the wounded warrior and in trauma care, peripheral nerve repair/restoration techniques, microsurgery, and other reconstruction strategies. Dr. Valerio, an Ohio native, has held other academic positions at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD.


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