Message from the Program Director

Ash Patel

Ashit Patel, M.D., FACS
Program Director

Specific faculty members provide expertise in microsurgery and replantation, hand surgery, head and neck cancer surgery, craniomaxillofacial surgery, cosmetic surgery, and surgery for congenital anomalies such as, cleft lip and palate and congenital hand deformities. In addition, the Division of Plastic Surgery supervises the initial wound care and reconstructive management of patients in Albany Medical Center, a tertiary care center