C Cruse, MD, Plastic Surgery, Tampa, FL, Tampa General Hospital


Plastic Surgery Tampa, FL

Professor of Plastic Surgery, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

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  • Dr. C. Wayne Cruse is a plastic surgeon in Tampa, FL and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Tampa General Hospital, James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital-Tampa, and H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute. He received his medical degree from University of Louisville School of Medicine and has been in practice 45 years. He is experienced in basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, malignant melanoma, Merkel cell carcinoma, burn care, and wound care.

Skills & Expertise

  • Basal cell carcinoma, Squamous cell carcinoma, Malignant melanoma, Lentigo maligna melanoma, Acral-lentiginous melanoma, Skin cancer, Head and neck plastic surgery, Facial reconstructive surgery, Merkel cell carcinoma, Sentinel lymph node biopsy, Head and neck neoplasms, Skin cancer surgery, Lymph node excision, Burn Surgery, Reconstructive plastic surgery, Skin Neoplasms

Education & Training

  • University of Kentucky College of Medicine
    University of Kentucky College of MedicineRESIDENCY
  • University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine
    University of South Florida Morsani College of MedicineRESIDENCY
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Medical University of South CarolinaINTERNSHIP
  • University of Louisville School of Medicine
    University of Louisville School of MedicineMEDICAL_SCHOOL
  • University of KentuckyOTHER_TRAINING
  • Eastern Kentucky UniversityOTHER_TRAINING

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 1973 - 2021
  • TN State Medical License
    TN State Medical License Current
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery Plastic Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations