Contact

Administrative Office
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Department of Plastic Surgery
D-4207 Medical Center North
Nashville, TN 37232-2345
Phone (615) 936-0160


Adult Plastic Surgery
The Vanderbilt Clinic
1301 Medical Center Dr.
Suite 3701
Phone (615) 322-2350


Cosmetic Plastic Surgery
Medical Center East
1215 21st Ave. So., Suite 6050
Phone (615) 936-2700

Wesley P. Thayer, M.D., Ph.D.

Thayer

Assistant Professor
Department of Plastic Surgery
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery


PATIENT CARE EMPHASIS:
Aesthetic Surgery, Breast Reconstruction, Body Contouring, Congenital Hand Deformities and other Birth Defects, General Reconstructive Surgery, Hand Surgery, Head and Neck Reconstruction, Hemangiomas, Melanoma, and Microvascular Surgery.

EDUCATION:
2004 Residency, Surgery University of Virginia
2000 M.D., magna cum laude Emory University Medical Scientist Training Program
2000 Ph.D., Immunology Emory University Medical Scientist Training Program
1993 B.S., Biomedical Engineering, summa cum laude University of Tennessee, Knoxville

POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING:
2008 Fellowship, Microsurgery and Hand Surgery University of Alabama Birmingham
2007 Fellowship, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Vanderbilt University Medical Center
2005 Chief Resident University of Virginia

CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSURE:
2011 Certificate of added Qualification in Hand Surgery
2009 Board Certified, Plastic Surgery, The American Board of Plastic Surgery
2006 Board Certified, General Surgery, The American Board of Surgery
Medical Licensure: Alabama, Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia

See Dr. Thayer's publications on PubMed