Mark S. Granick

M.D., Professor of Plastic Surgery

Board certified by both the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Dr. Granick is one of the country's leading academic plastic surgeons.  Dr. Granick performed his general surgical training at the Harvard Surgical Service of the New England Deaconess Hospital. His interest in facial and head and neck surgery led him to Harvard's Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary where he completed his Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery (ENT) training. After completing his plastic surgery residency at the University of Pittsburgh, he remained in practice associated with the University until 1987 when he was recruited to Hahnemann University and the Medical College of Pennsylvania. There he developed and ran the Plastic Surgery Service as Professor of Surgery and Chief of Plastic Surgery until April 2001. He then moved to the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, now Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School, as Professor of Surgery and Chief of Plastic Surgery (2001-2018).  Dr. Granick was instrumental in developing the University Hospital Wound Center of which he is now the medical director. Dr. Granick lectures extensively both nationally and internationally. He has edited 10 textbooks, authored over 200 articles, 80+ book chapters, abstracts, posters, and Internet publications.  He is internationally renowned as an expert in wound surgery, wound healing research, and founder and co-editor-in-chief of ePlasty – the first open access online plastic surgery journal.  Altogether, he has dedicated thirty-five years to academic plastic surgery and the education of plastic surgery residents.