Locations

Jackson, MS
David Adcock, MD
Augusta, GA
James Bardoner, MD
Atlanta, GA
Claus Brandigi, MD, FACS
Medical Director | JMS
Augusta, GA
Jill Buchanan, MD, FACS
Augusta, GA
Rich Cartie, MD
Pediatrics | JMS
Augusta, GA
James Collins, MD
Augusta, GA
Juan Colón-Santini, MD, FAAP
Pediatrics | JMS
Jackson, MS
Derek Culnan, MD
Denver, CO
Lily Daniali, MD
Augusta, GA
Shawn Fagan, MD, FACS
Chief Medical Officer | BRCA
Denver, CO
Philip Fidler, MD, FACS
Medical Director | BRCC
Plano, TX
Salil Gulati, MD, FACS
Medical Director | BRCT
Augusta, GA
Zaheed Hassan, MD
Vice President | BRCA
Plano, TX
John Hershman, MD
Augusta, GA
Chris Hogan, MD, FACS
Trauma Medical Director | ASC
Augusta, GA
Bounthavy Homsombath, MD
Augusta, GA
Andrew Kastello, MD
Bradenton, FL
Kenneth Leong, MD
Miami, FL
Rizal Lim, MD
Jackson, MS
William Lineaweaver, MD, FACS
Chief Research Officer | BRCA
Medical Director | JMS
Miami, FL
Haaris Mir, MD, FACS
Medical Director | BRCF
Augusta, GA
Fred Mullins, MD, FACS
President | BRCA
Augusta, GA
Hermann Orlet, MD, FACS
Augusta, GA
Raul Ponte, MD
Pediatrics | JMS
Denver, CO
Benson Pulikkottil, MD
Bradenton, FL
Alex Senchenkov, MD, FACS
Augusta, GA
Erin Switzer, DO
Bradenton, FL
Michael Van Vliet, MD, FACS
Medical Director | BRCF
Bradenton, FL
Laura Velcu, MD
Augusta, GA
John Whitfield, MD, FACS
Plano, TX
Daniel Wu, MD
Jackson, MS
Feng Zhang, MD
Assistant Chief Research Officer | BRCA
David Adcock, MD
JMS | Jackson, MS

Degree

  • M.D., Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, 1985-1989
  • B.A., Maryville College, Maryville, TN, 1973-1977

Residency

  • Plastic Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, 2000-2002
  • General Surgery, Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, OH, 1995-2000
  • Research, Medical College of Ohio, Department of Surgery, Toledo, OH, 1996-1997
  • General Surgery, Marshall University School of Medicine, Huntington, WV, 1994-1995
  • Research, University of Tennessee, Department of Surgery, Chattanooga, TN, 1990-1991
  • General Surgery, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, TN, 1989-1991

Fellowship

  • Research, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Department of Plastic Surgery, Nashville, TN, 1997-1999
  • Research, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Department of Pathology, Nashville, TN, 1987

Board Certification

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
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James Bardoner, MD
ASC | Augusta, GA

Degree

  • M.D., University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, 2007-2011
  • B.S., Computer Science, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, 2002-2005

Residency

  • General Surgery, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN, 2012-2016

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Abdominal and Inguinal Hernia
  • Breast Surgery
  • Distal Pancreatic and Splenic Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Hiatal Hernia and Foregut Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
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Claus Brandigi, MD, FACS
Medical Director - JMS | Atlanta, GA

Degree

  • M.D., Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, 1991-1995
  • B.A., Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 1986-1990

Residency

  • General Surgery – Chief Resident, Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, GA 2001-2002
  • General Surgery, Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, GA 1998-2001

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Acute Burn Surgery – Adult and Pediatric
  • Reconstructive Burn Surgery – Adult and Pediatric
  • Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections

Other Languages

  • German
  • Italian
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Jill Buchanan, MD, FACS
ASC | Augusta, GA

Degree

  • M.D., Mercer University School of Medicine, Macon, GA, 2000-2004
  • B.S., Chemistry & Biology, University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA, 1997-2000

Residency

  • General Surgery, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, 2004-2009

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Bowel Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Gallbladder
  • Hernia Repairs (Laparoscopic and Robotic)
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Rich Cartie, MD
Pediatrics - JMS | Augusta, GA

Degree

  • M.D., University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, 1991-1995
  • B.A., Biology & Psychology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, 1987-1991

Residency

  • Pediatrics, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, 1995-1998

Fellowship

  • Critical Care Medicine, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, 1999-2001
  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Georgetown University Children’s Medical Center, Washington, D.C., 1998-1999

Board Certification

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Critical Care

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric Burn
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James Collins, MD
JMS | Augusta, GA

Degree

  • M.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 2005-2009
  • B.S., Biology, East Carolina University, Chapel Hill, NC, 2003-2005

Residency

  • Plastic Surgery, Baylor Scott and White, Temple, TX, 2009-2015

Board Certification

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Burn Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Microsurgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Body Lift/Skin Reduction Surgery
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Juan Colón-Santini, MD, FAAP
Pediatrics - JMS | Augusta, GA

Degree

  • M.D., University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1976-1980
  • Pre-Med, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, 1972-1976

Residency

  • University Pediatric Hospital, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1981-1983

Board Certification

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • National Board of Medical Examiners

Clinical Interests

  • General Pediatrics

Other Languages

  • Spanish
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Derek Culnan, MD
JMS | Jackson, MS

Degree

  • M.D., Rutgers University, Newark, NJ, 2001-2005
  • B.A., Biology, Drew University, Madison, NJ, 1996-2000

Residency

  • General Surgery, Penn State University – Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 2006-2012

Fellowship

  • Burn Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, University of Texas – Shriners Hospital for Children, Galveston, TX, 2015-2016
  • Plastic Surgery, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, 2012-2015
  • Research – Trauma/Critical Care, Penn State University – Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 2007-2009

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery
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Lily Daniali, MD
BRCC | Denver, CO

Degree

  • M.D., University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, 2004-2009
  • B.A., Public Health Studies, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, 1999-2003

Residency

  • Plastic Surgery, Rutgers Biomedical & Health Sciences Medical School, 2009-2014

Fellowship

  • Hand & Microsurgery Fellowship, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, 2015-2016
  • Craniofacial & Pediatric Plastic Surgery Fellowship, Pediatric Plastic Surgery Institute, Dallas, TX, 2014-2015

Clinical Interests

  • Breast Reconstruction & Lymphedema Surgery
  • Hand & Wrist Surgery
  • Replantation
  • Microvascular Reconstruction
  • Acute Burn Surgery & Burn Reconstruction

Languages

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish
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Shawn Fagan, MD, FACS
Chief Medical Officer - BRCA | Augusta, GA

Degree

  • M.D., Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 1990-1994
  • B.S., Exercise Science, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 1985-1989

Residency

  • General Surgery – Chief Resident, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 1999-2001
  • General Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 1998-1999
  • General Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 1994-1996

Fellowship

  • Critical Care, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, 2005-2006
  • General Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 1996-1998

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery
  • Surgical Critical Care

Clinical Interests

  • Burn Surgery
  • Burn Metabolism
  • Critical Care
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Research
  • Scar Modulation/Laser Therapy
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Philip Fidler, MD, FACS
Medical Director - BRCC | Denver, CO

Degree

  • M.D., University of Bombay – Grant Medical College, Maharashtra, India, 1989-1994

Residency

  • Plastic Surgery, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY, 2009-2011
  • General Surgery, State University of New York – Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY, 2004-2009
  • Plastic Surgery, Sir J.J. Group Hospitals – Grant Medical College, Maharashtra, India, 1998-2001
  • General Surgery, Sir J.J. Group Hospitals – Grant Medical College, Maharashtra, India, 1994-1997

Fellowship

  • Clinical and Research, Southern Illinois School of Medicine – Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, IL 2002-2004

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Burn Reconstruction
  • Complex Soft Tissue

Other Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Marathi
  • Punjabi
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Salil Gulati, MD, FACS
Medical Director - BRCT | Plano, TX

Degree

  • M.D., University of Bombay – Grant Medical College, Maharashtra, India, 1989-1994

Residency

  • Plastic Surgery, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY, 2009-2011
  • General Surgery, State University of New York – Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY, 2004-2009
  • Plastic Surgery, Sir J.J. Group Hospitals – Grant Medical College, Maharashtra, India, 1998-2001
  • General Surgery, Sir J.J. Group Hospitals – Grant Medical College, Maharashtra, India, 1994-1997

Fellowship

  • Clinical and Research, Southern Illinois School of Medicine – Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, IL 2002-2004

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Burn Reconstruction
  • Complex Soft Tissue

Other Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Marathi
  • Punjabi
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Zaheed Hassan, MD
Vice President - BRCA | Augusta, GA

Degree

  • M.D., Institute of Post Graduate Medicine & Research, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 1981-1987
  • Jhenidah Cadet College, Jhenidah, Bangladesh, 1979-1980

Residency

  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, 1998-2000
  • General Surgery, NYU Medical Center, New York, NY, 1994-1997

Fellowship

  • Burn Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, 1997-1998

Clinical Interests

  • Acute Burn Surgery
  • General Plastic Surgery
  • Reconstructive Burn Surgery

Other Languages

  • Bengali
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John Hershman, MD
BRCT | Plano, TX

Degree

  • M.D., University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, 2004-2008
  • B.S., Biomedical Science, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, 2000-2004

Residency

  • Plastic Surgery, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA, 2013-2016
  • General Surgery, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, 2008-2013

Clinical Interests

  • Complex Wounds
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
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Chris Hogan, MD, FACS
Trauma Medical Director - ASC | Augusta, GA

Degree

  • M.D., Mercer University School of Medicine, Macon, GA, 2000-2004
  • B.S., Biology and Psychology, Berry College, Rome, GA, 1994-1998

Residency

  • General Surgery, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, 2005-2011
  • Internal Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, 2004-2005

Fellowship

  • Surgical Critical Care, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, GA 2011-2012

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery – General Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery – Surgical Critical Care

Clinical Interests

  • Complex Hernia Surgery
  • Enterocutaneous Fistula
  • Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Surgery
    • Colon Resection
    • Hiatal Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
  • Surgical Critical Care and Trauma
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Bounthavy Homsombath, MD
JMS | Augusta, GA

Degree

  • M.D., Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, 2001-2005
  • B.A., Liberal Arts, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 1997-2000

Residency

  • General Surgery, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY, 2006-2011

Fellowship

  • Critical Care and Burn, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, 2011-2012

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery
  • Surgical Critical Care

Clinical Interests

  • Burn Surgery
  • Burn Reconstructive Surgery
  • Surgical Critical Care

Other Languages

  • Lao
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Andrew Kastello, MD
JMS | Augusta, GA

Degree

  • M.D., St. George’s University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies, 2001-2005
  • B.S., Psychology, St. Mary’s College, St. Mary’s City, Maryland, 1987-1991

Residency

  • General Surgery – Chief Resident, St. Joseph Mercy-Oakland Medical Center, Wayne State University, Pontiac, MI, 2009-2010
  • General Surgery, St. Joseph Mercy-Oakland Medical Center, Wayne State University, Pontiac, MI, 2005-2009

Fellowship

  • Critical Care and Burn, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, 2011-2012
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Kenneth Leong, MD
BRCF | Bradenton, FL

Degree

  • M.D., University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, 1990-1992
  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, University of California – Davis, Davis, CA, 1983-1987

Residency

  • Plastic Surgery, University of Texas School of Medicine, San Antonio, TX, 1999-2002
  • General Surgery, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, 1993-1995

Fellowship

  • Hand Surgery, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine & Los Angeles County Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 2002-2003
  • Burn Surgery, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, 1998-1999
  • Research, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, 1995-1998

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Augmentation/Body Contouring
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Limb Salvage
  • Microsurgical Reconstruction
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Rizal Lim, MD
BRCF | Miami, FL

Degree

  • M.D., Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, OH, 2001-2005
  • B.A., Zoology, University of Miami, Miami, FL, 1997-2001

Residency

  • Plastic Surgery, University of Miami, Miami, FL, 2012-2015
  • General Surgery – Chief Resident, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2009-2012
  • General Surgery, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2005-2007

Fellowship

  • Craniofacial Surgery Fellowship, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, 2015-2016
  • Surgical Research Fellowship, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2007-2009

Clinical Interests

  • Cleft Lip, Palate and Rare Craniofacial Clefts
  • Craniosynostosis
  • Hemifacial Microsomia
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Facial Trauma
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Genital Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Transgender Surgery
  • Wound Care and Reconstructive Surgery
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William Lineaweaver, MD, FACS
Medical Director - JMS | Jackson, MS
Chief Medical Officer - BRCA

Degree

  • M.D., University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, 1972-1976
  • Davidson College, Davidson, NC, 1968-1971

Residency

  • Plastic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA. 1984-1996
  • General Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 1979-1983

Fellowship

  • Hand and Microsurgery, Davies Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, 1986-1987

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Acute and Secondary Burn Care
  • Hand surgery
  • Microsurgical Flap Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
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Haaris Mir, MD, FACS
Medical Director - BRCF | Miami, FL

Degree

  • M.D., Dow Medical College & Civil Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan, 1996-2001

Residency

  • Plastic Surgery, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, 2009-2011
  • General Surgery – Chief Resident, Temple University Hospital – Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 2006-2007
  • General Surgery, Temple University Hospital – Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 2003-2006

Fellowship

  • Burn Surgery, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, 2008-2009
  • Hand and Microsurgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine – Christine M. Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery, Louisville, KY, 2007-2008

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Burn Surgery
  • Burn Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Facial Surgery
  • Complex Reconstructive Surgery

Other Languages

  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
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Fred Mullins, MD, FACS
President - BRCA | Augusta, GA

Degree

  • M.D., Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine, 1992-1996
  • B.S.-P.A., Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine, Augusta, GA, 1989-1991
  • Augusta College, Augusta, GA, 1985-1989

Residency

  • General Surgery, Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System, Spartanburg, SC, 1996-2001

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Burn Surgery
  • Burn Reconstructive
  • Acute Burn Care
  • Burn Education
  • Burn Research
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Hermann Orlet, MD, FACS
JMS | Augusta, GA

Degree

  • M.D., Loma Linda University Medical School, Loma Linda, CA, 1962-1966
  • B.S., Biology, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, 1958-1962

Residency

  • Plastic Surgery, Saint Francis Memorial Hospital, San Francisco, CA, 1973-1976
  • General Surgery, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, Santa Barbara, CA, 1970-1973

Board Certification

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery

Other Languages

  • German
  • Hungarian
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Raul Ponte, MD
Pediatrics - JMS | Augusta, GA

Degree

  • M.D., Utesa School of Medicine, Dominican Republic, 1982-1985
  • B.S., University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 1979-1981
  • B.A., History, Fayetteville State University, Fayetteville, NC, 1975-1979

Residency

  • Pediatrics, Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1986-1988

Fellowship

  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, University of Florida Medical Center, Jacksonville, FL, 1988-1991
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Benson Pulikkottil, MD
BRCC | Denver, CO

Degree

  • M.D., Albany Medical College, Albany, NY, 2001-2005
  • B.A., Biology, Philosophy Siena College, Loudonville, NY, 1997-2001

Residency

  • General Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ, 2005-2012
  • Plastic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, 2012-2015

Fellowship

  • Orthopedic Hand Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, 2015-2016

Clinical Research

  • Composite Vascularized Allograft: Face & Hand Transplant

Clinical Interests

  • Hand & Wrist Surgery
  • Replantation
  • Microvascular Reconstruction
  • Breast Reconstruction & Lymphedema Surgery
  • Acute Burn Surgery & Burn Reconstruction
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Alex Senchenkov, MD, FACS
BRCF | Bradenton, FL

Degree

  • M.D., Ukraine State Medical University, Kiev, Ukraine, 1986-1993

Residency

  • Plastic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 2004-2006
  • General Surgery, Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, OH, 1999-2004

Fellowship

  • Head and Neck Surgical Oncology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, 2007-2008
  • Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, 2006-2007

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Burn, Trauma, and Cancer Reconstruction
  • Reconstructive Microsurgery (Head & Neck, Breast/DIEP, Limb Salvage, Replantation)
  • Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgery of the Face
  • Functional and Cosmetic Nasal Surgery
  • Adult Craniofacial Surgery and Maxillofacial Trauma
  • Head & Neck Tumors
  • Minimally – Invasive Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgery
  • Skin and Soft Tissue Tumors (Skin Cancers, Melanoma, Sarcoma)

Other Languages

  • Russian
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Erin Switzer, DO
JMS | Augusta, GA

Degree

  • D.O., Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, MO, 1997-2001
  • B.S., Zoology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, 1994-1997

Residency

  • General Surgery, Eisenhower Army Medical Center, Fort Gordon, GA, 2002-2006

Fellowship

  • Trauma, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA, 2014-2015

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery – General Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery – Surgical Critical Care

Clinical Interests

  • Trauma
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Michael Van Vliet, MD, FACS
Medical Director - BRCF | Bradenton, FL

Degree

  • M.D., Albany Medical College, Albany, NY, 2002-2006
  • B.A., Siena College, Loudonville, NY, 1998-2002

Residency

  • Plastic Surgery – Chief Resident, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, 2011-2012
  • Plastic Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, 2009-2011
  • General Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, 2007-2009

Fellowship

  • Burn Surgery and Critical Care, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine & Los Angeles County Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 2012-2013

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery – Surgical Critical Care

Clinical Interests

  • Breast Surgery
  • Burn Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery/Brazilian Butt Lifts
  • Critical Care
  • Fat Grafting
  • Liposuction/Body Contouring
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Laura Velcu, MD
BRCF | Bradenton, FL

Degree

  • M.D., Carol Davilia School of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania, 1990-1996

Residency

  • General Surgery – Chief Resident, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY, 2003-2004
  • General Surgery, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY, 2000-2003

Fellowship

  • Trauma and Critical Care, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA, 2013-2014
  • Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 2005
  • Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center’s Magee-Womens Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, 2004-2005

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery – General Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery – Surgical Critical Care

Clinical Interests

  • Burn Surgery
  • Critical Care
  • Radiation Injuries

Other Languages

  • Romanian
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John Whitfield, MD, FACS
ASC | Augusta, GA

Degree

  • M.D., University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Memphis, TN, 2003-2007
  • B.S., Biology, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN, 1998-2001

Residency

  • General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, 2008-2012

Fellowship

  • Colorectal, Louisiana State University – Schumpert, Shreveport, LA, 2012-2013

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery – General Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery – Colorectal Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Anorectal Disease (Hemorrhoids, Fissures, Fistulas)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diverticulitis
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
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Daniel Wu, MD
BRCT | Plano, TX

Degree

  • M.D., Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, 2003-2007
  • B.A., Biological Sciences and Chemistry, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1999-2003

Residency

  • Plastic Surgery, Scott and White Memorial Hospital, Temple, TX, 2012-2015
  • General Surgery – Chief Resident, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO, 2011-2012
  • General Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO, 2007-2011

Clinical Interests

  • Hand Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Burn Surgery
  • Burn Reconstruction
  • Cosmetic Surgery
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Feng Zhang, MD
Assistant Chief Research Office - BRCA | Jackson, MS

Degree

  • Ph.D., Microsurgery and Orthopedic Surgery, Fu Dan University, Shanghai, China, 1986-1991
  • M.D., Fu Dan University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China, 1978-1983

Residency

  • Microsurgery and Orthopedic Surgery, Zhongshan Hospital, Fu Dan University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China, 1986-1989
  • General Surgery, Zhongshan Hospital, Fu Dan University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China, 1984-1986

Fellowship

  • Plastic Surgery Research, Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Functional Research, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 1993-1998
  • Microsurgery Research, Department of Microsurgical Replantation Transplantation, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, 1991-1993
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BRCA FOUNDATION

The BRCA Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization dedicated improving patient care, supporting patients and families after they have been discharged from one of our centers, and facilitating education about burn, wound and hand care throughout various medical communities.

Mission Statement
The healing and helping of patients goes far beyond the walls of our burn centers. The BRCA Foundation is committed to helping patients and their families, while continuously working to improve care throughout the world.

Our foundation was founded on three guiding principles:

  • Patient Support
  • Education & Scholarship
  • Community Outreach

To learn more about us or find out how you can help support our mission, please email: foundation@brcacares.com

All donations to BRCA Foundation are tax deductible.

BRCA Foundation
P.O. Box 3726
Augusta, Georgia 30914