Plastic Surgeon Now Seeing Patients in Hermitage
HERMITAGE, April 8, 2013– A UPMC Passavant plastic and reconstructive surgeon is now seeing patients at the Womancare Center of UPMC Horizon.
Sandeep Kathju, MD, PhD, specializes in both reconstructive and cosmetic plastic surgery. He has an extensive background in head and neck surgery and a special interest in facial plastic surgery as well as significant expertise in complex wound and hernia management.
Some of Dr. Kathju’s specialties include body contouring and abdominalplasty, facial procedures (both aesthetic and injury-related), breast procedures (reduction, augmentation, and lift), head and neck tumors and lesions, enlarged and painful scars, nose and septum procedures, and hernia repair.
Dr. Kathju, who is board-certified in plastic and reconstructive surgery and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, earned his medical degree from University of Michigan Medical School. He completed a residency at the Harvard Combined Otolaryngology Program and a plastic surgery residency at UPMC. A recognized expert in the field of wound healing, Dr. Kathju is involved with research that has been funded by both the National Institutes of Health and the Department of Defense.
The Womancare Center is located at 875 N. Hermitage Road, Hermitage. For more information about Dr. Kathju or to schedule an appointment, call 412-624-2924.