Wesley Hicks Jr., MD, FACS

Wesley Hicks Jr., MD, FACS

Chairman, Department of Head & Neck/Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Professor of Otolaryngology/ Head and Neck Surgery
Professor of Neurosurgery
Professor of Bioengineering
School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo
Areas of Expertise: 
Head & neck cancers
Special Interests: 
Tissue engineering
Wound healing
Mechanisms involved in wound repair
Bioengineered devices for enhanced wound repair
Cellular microenvironment and tissue remodeling

Background

Education and Training: 
BA - Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
DDS - Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN
MD - School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo
Residency: 
Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital
New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
Fellowship: 
Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, CA
Board Certification: 
Otolaryngology, American Board of Otolaryngology
National Board of Dental Examiners
National Board of Medical Examiners