Michael Zenn, MD

Michael Zenn, MD

Plastic Surgery Durham, NC

Associate Professor, Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine

Office Address

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  • 139 Baker House / Trent Drive
    DUMC 3358
    Durham, NC 27710
    Phone: (919) 684-2666

Dr. Zenn's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Plastic Surgery: General Plastic Surgery
  • Clinical Interests: healthcare startups; Referral and Consultation; medical device industry

Dr. Zenn's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Professor of Surgery with TenureDuke University Medical Center
    Durham, NC
    Assistant Professor (2000-2005); Associate Professor (2005-2013)
  • Vice ChiefDuke University Medical Center
    Durham, NC
    Program Director of Plastic Surgery Independent Residency, (2003-present); Director, Human Tissue Laboratory (2009-present); Program Director of Plastic Surgery Integrated Residency (2012-present)
  • Assistant ProfessorUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Chapel Hill, NC

Dr. Zenn's Education & Medical Training

  • Duke's Fuqua School of BusinessDuke's Fuqua School of BusinessOther Training, MBA, Health Sector Management
  • Fuqua School of Business, Duke UniversityFuqua School of Business, Duke UniversityOther Training, MBA, with Health Sector Management certificate
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterMemorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterFellowship, Microsurgery
  • Massachusetts General HospitalMassachusetts General HospitalResidency, Plastic Surgery
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell CampusNew York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell CampusResidency, General Surgery
  • Cornell Univ Med CollWeill Cornell Medical College of Cornell UniversityMedical School
  • University of PennsylvaniaUniversity of PennsylvaniaOther Training, BA, Natural Science, Summa Cum Laude

Dr. Zenn's Certifications & Licensure

  • NC State Medical LicenseNC State Medical License1995 - 2015
  • American Board of Plastic SurgeryAmerican Board of Plastic SurgeryPlastic Surgery
  • American Board of SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgerySurgery

Dr. Zenn's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • The North Carolina Medical SocietyTobacco Control Award, Winner Physician CategoryThe North Carolina Medical Society, 1999
  • University of North Carolina School of MedicineTeaching Scholars ProgramUniversity of North Carolina School of Medicine, 1997-1999
  • Cornell University Medical CollegeA.M.A. Scholarship in Clinical NutritionCornell University Medical College, 1988
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Dr. Zenn's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • “Prefabricated neck expanded skin flap with the superficial temporal vessels for facial resurfacing”Lazzeri D, Su W, Qian Y, Mesmer C, Zenn M, et. al., J ReconstrMicrosurg, 1/1/2013
  • “Intraoperative laser angiography using the SPY system: review of the literature and recommendations for use”Gurtner CG, Jones GE, Neligan PC, Newman MI, Phillips BT, Sacks JM, Zenn MR, Annals of Surgical Innovation Research, 1/1/2013
  • “Autologous blood use for free flap breast reconstruction: a comparative evaluation of a preoperative blood donation program”Louer CR, Chang JB, Hollenbeck ST, Zenn MR, Annals of Plastic Surgery, 1/1/2013
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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