Department of Surgery
Frederick Wang is a plastic surgeon specializing in hand surgery. He has expertise in upper extremity reconstruction, lower extremity reconstruction and limb salvage, microsurgery, peripheral nerve surgery, breast reconstruction, and general reconstruction.
Along with his clinical work, he is pursuing research to evaluate surgical techniques and processes to improve the quality of care and patient outcomes. He received the Clinical Research Award at the Plastic Surgery Research Council Annual Meeting in 2014. His research has been published in the Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Annals of Plastic Surgery, Annals of Surgical Oncology, Facial Plastic Surgery, and Journal of Craniofacial Surgery.
Wang received dual SB degrees in electrical engineering and biology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, an MD from the Yale University School of Medicine, and an MAS in clinical research from the University of California, San Francisco. He completed his residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of California, San Francisco, followed by a fellowship in hand and upper extremity surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital.