Professor Lawrence J. Gottlieb, MD
Dr. Gottlieb is an internationally renowned reconstructive plastic surgeon and microsurgeon who specializes in head and neck, burn, and complex microsurgical reconstruction. He is the immediate past-president of the American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery.
Dr. Gottlieb has clinical and research interests in reconstructive microsurgery, and the care of patients with burn injuries, difficult wounds, or complex reconstructive needs. Dr. Gottlieb works on many multidisciplinary teams to provide comprehensive, state-of-art treatment for a wide variety of adult and pediatric patients.
He serves as the director of the Univerisity of Chicago Medicine Burn and Complex Wound Center, which has been verified by the American Burn Association and the Committee of Trauma of the American College of Surgeons for the past 15 years. Dr. Gottlieb is also an active member of the Head and Neck Cancer Tumor Board, the Melanoma Tumor Board, the Center for Pelvic Health and the Genitourinary Reconstructive Team. In addition, he is a faculty member of the MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics.
His personal web page can be accessed here.