Douglas S. Wagner, M.D.

Fellowship-Trained in Plastic Surgery and Breast Reconstructive Surgery
Board-Certified Since 1991



Plastics and Reconstructive

Areas of Interest

Breast Reconstruction
Correction of Unsatisfactory Results
Cosmetic Surgery



Board Certifications

Board-certified physicians have met additional requirements for certification from a recognized medical board.

  • Plastic Surgery


Fellowship-trained surgeons have achieved the highest level of training in their specialty.

St. Joseph’s Hospital (Atlanta, GA)
General Surgery; Plastic Surgery; Reconstructive Breast Surgery


Akron City Hospital
General Surgery

New York University Hospitals
Plastic Surgery

Medical School

  • The Ohio State University

Physician Associations

The American Board of Plastic Surgery


Read Dr. Wagner’s OrthoAdvice™ article on Oncoplasty

Read Dr. Wagner’s OrthoAdvice™ article on Body Contouring

Wagner Douglas S., M.D., Alfonso David R., B.A.: The Influence of Obesity and Volume of Resection On Success in Reduction Mammaplasty:  An Outcomes Study.  Journal of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery 115 (4): 1034-1038, April 1, 2005 PMID: 15793442

Subichin, M.P., Patel, N.V., Wagner, D.S., Method of Breast Reconstruction Determines Venous
Thromboembolism Risk Better than Current Prediction Models.  Plast. Reconst.Surg. Glob Open
2015 June 5;3 (5): e397 PMID: 26090287

Wagner, D.S:  “Discussion:  Use of Acellular Dermal Matrix in Post Mastectomy Breast Reconstruction:
Are All Acellular Dermal Matrices Created Equal?”. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Oct;136(4):654-6
PMID: 26397243

Mihaidari SJ, Beddell GM, Orlando MV, Parker MG, Pedersen JC, Wagner DS “A Prospective Study of Immediate Breast Reconstruction With Laser-Assisted Indocyanine Green Angiography”. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open.2018 Sep 6;6(9):e1774. PMID:  30349766

Azouz V, Mirhaidari S, Wagner DS.“Defining Infection in Breast Reconstruction: A Literature Review”.  Ann Plast Surg. 2018 May;80(5):587-591 PMID:  29401132

Azouz V, Lopez S, Wagner DS. “Surgeon-Controlled Comparison of  Direct-to-Implant and 2-Stage Tissue Expander-Implant Immediate Breast Reconstruction Outcomes”. Ann Plast Surg. 2018 Mar;80(3):212-216 PMID 28984661

Mirhaidari SJ, Azouz V, Wagner DS:  Routine Laser Assisted Indocyanine Green Angiography in Immediate Breast Reconstruction:  Is It Worth The Cost? PRS-GO 2019 April 25; 7(4)e2235
PMID: 31321195

Mirhaidari SJ and Wagner DS:  Capsulectomy, Implant Exchange and Placement Of Acellular Dermal Matrix Is Effective In Treating Capsular Contracture In Breast Augmentation Patients.  Accepted to Aesthetic Surgery Journal January 2020.  PMID:  31826242

Widmyer AS, Mirhaidari, SJ and Wagner DS: Implant-based Breast Reconstruction Outcomes Comparing Freeze-dried Aseptic Alloderm and Sterile Ready-to-use Alloderm.  Accepted to Journal of Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery – Global Open 2019 December;7(12):e2530

Mirhaidari, SJ, Azouz V, Wagner, DS:  Pre-pectoral Versus Sub-pectoral Immediate Breast Reconstruction. Ann of Plast Surg 2020 March;84(3):  263-270. PMID:  31663934

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OrthoAdvice: Breast Reconstruction

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