Internationally renowned plastic surgeon, Michael R. Zenn, M.D. is an expert in breast, body, and facial rejuvenation. He has performed both cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries on thousands of patients over his 20+ year career. He is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Zenn received his medical degree from Cornell University. He completed a five-year General Surgery residency at NYP/Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York City followed by a two-year Plastic Surgery residency at Harvard’s Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.
Finally, he completed the prestigious fellowship in breast and facial surgery at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.
Dr. Zenn moved to North Carolina to begin his career as faculty at UNC Chapel Hill/Memorial Hospital in 1995. Five years later, in 2000, Duke University recruited him to the Division of Plastic Surgery, where he held multiple titles, most recently, Tenured Professor of Plastic Surgery and Vice-Chief of the Division of Plastic Surgery.
A Leader in Plastic Surgery
For a decade, Dr. Zenn served as Director of the Duke Plastic Surgery Residency Program, responsible for training and mentoring the Duke plastic surgery residents, many of whom now practice in the Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill/Cary area. Additionally, he serves as a national board examiner for the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Zenn is regularly invited to share his expertise with plastic surgeons around the world. Take a look at his travelogue below to see some of the places he has visited recently. Furthermore, he has written plastic surgery text books, invented and patented surgical procedures, published hundreds of peer-reviewed articles, and created an iphone App for use by plastic surgeons.
Dr. Zenn is proud to be Past President of the North Carolina Society of Plastic Surgeons. He is also an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, American Association of Plastic Surgery, American College of Surgeons, American Medical Association, American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, World Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, The Southeastern Society of Plastic Surgery and North Carolina Society of Plastic Surgery.
Highest of Standards
Dr. Zenn is recognized as a compassionate and masterful surgeon by both his patients and peers. Furthermore, he is known and respected for his artistry, attention to detail, and commitment to excellence. He brings his years of experience to each surgery while using the latest state-of-the-art techniques.
Dr. Zenn is proud to join his esteemed colleague, Brian Coan, M.D., at CARE Plastic Surgery in January, 2017.
Call CARE today at 919-484-4884 to make an appointment for your consultation. We are happy to answer any questions you have.