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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Siebert is board certified in plastic and general surgery.  He performs cosmetic surgery, including body contouring, facial rejuvenation, breast implants, lifts, and reduction. His reconstructive practice focuses on patients with Parry Romberg Syndrome (PRS), a progressive hemifacial wasting disease, as well as any co-existent disorders associated with PRS, such as linear scleroderma. He also is a member of the UW Health Breast Center.



University Hospital
(608) 263-7502 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Plastic Surgery

Microsurgery, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY, 1988-1989

Residency Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Medical School University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (formerly UW Medical School), Madison, WI

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.
PubMed Articles
Soteropulos CE Edinger KM Leibl KE Siebert JW Improvement in Back Pain Following Abdominoplasty: Results of a 10-Year, Single-Surgeon Series. Aesthet Surg J . 2020 Nov 19;40(12):1309-1315
[PubMed ID: 32003775]
Israel JS Chen JT Farmer RL Siebert JW Challenging Traditional Thinking: Early Free Tissue Transfer for Active Hemifacial Atrophy in Children. Plast Reconstr Surg . 2020 Feb;145(2):483-492
[PubMed ID: 31985645]
Hesse MA Israel JS Shulzhenko NO Sanchez RJ Garland CB Siebert JW Bentz ML Williams DH Poore SO The Surgical Treatment of Adult Acquired Buried Penis Syndrome: A New Classification System. Aesthet Surg J . 2019 Aug 22;39(9):979-988
[PubMed ID: 30544206]
Chen JT Schmid DB Israel JS Siebert JW A 26-Year Experience with Microsurgical Reconstruction of Hemifacial Atrophy and Linear Scleroderma. Plast Reconstr Surg . 2018 Nov;142(5):1275-1283
[PubMed ID: 30511981]
Chen JT Eisinger B Esquibel C Poore SO Eliceiri K Siebert JW Changes in Cutaneous Gene Expression after Microvascular Free Tissue Transfer in Parry-Romberg Syndrome. Plast Reconstr Surg . 2018 Sep;142(3):303e-309e
[PubMed ID: 29878995]
Chen JT Sanchez R Garg R Poore SO Siebert JW Helpful Hints for the Superficial Temporal Artery and Vein as Recipient Vessels. Plast Reconstr Surg . 2017 Mar;139(3):818e-820e
[PubMed ID: 28234889]
Poore SO Mahajan AY Israel JS Sitzman TJ Siebert JW Facial flap contouring using a sinus microdebrider. Plast Reconstr Surg . 2013 Apr;131(4):653e-5e
[PubMed ID: 23542296]
Haddock NT Saadeh PB Siebert JW Achieving aesthetic results in facial reconstructive microsurgery: planning and executing secondary refinements. Plast Reconstr Surg . 2012 Dec;130(6):1236-45
[PubMed ID: 23190808]
Nanney LB Woodrell CD Greives MR Cardwell NL Pollins AC Bancroft TA Chesser A Michalak M Rahman M Siebert JW Gold LI Calreticulin enhances porcine wound repair by diverse biological effects. Am J Pathol . 2008 Sep;173(3):610-30
[PubMed ID: 18753412]
Saadeh PB Chang CC Warren SM Reavey P McCarthy JG Siebert JW Microsurgical correction of facial contour deformities in patients with craniofacial malformations: a 15-year experience. Plast Reconstr Surg . 2008 Jun;121(6):368e-378e
[PubMed ID: 18520863]
Chiu ES Bravo FG Siebert JW Discussion of 'Transverse thoracodorsal artery perforator flaps: experience with 31 free flaps'. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg . 2008;61(4):380-1
[PubMed ID: 18083086]
Spector JA Warren SM Singh SP McCarthy JG Siebert JW Marriage of hard and soft tissues of the face revisited: when distraction meets microsurgery. Ann Plast Surg . 2007 Jul;59(1):1-5; discussion 5
[PubMed ID: 17589250]
Warren SM Borud LJ Brecht LE Longaker MT Siebert JW Microvascular reconstruction of the pediatric mandible. Plast Reconstr Surg . 2007 Feb;119(2):649-61
[PubMed ID: 17230103]
Gold LI Rahman M Blechman KM Greives MR Churgin S Michaels J Callaghan MJ Cardwell NL Pollins AC Michalak M Siebert JW Levine JP Gurtner GC Nanney LB Galiano RD Cadacio CL Overview of the role for calreticulin in the enhancement of wound healing through multiple biological effects. J Investig Dermatol Symp Proc . 2006 Sep;11(1):57-65
[PubMed ID: 17069011]
Saadeh P Reavey PL Siebert JW A soft-tissue approach to midfacial hypoplasia associated with Treacher Collins syndrome. Ann Plast Surg . 2006 May;56(5):522-5
[PubMed ID: 16641628]
Chiu ES Sharma S Siebert JW Salvage of silicone-treated facial deformities using autogenous free tissue transfer. Plast Reconstr Surg . 2005 Oct;116(5):1195-203; discussion 1204-5
[PubMed ID: 16217457]
Siebert JW Longaker MT Aesthetic facial contour reconstruction with microvascular free flaps. Clin Plast Surg . 2001 Apr;28(2):361-6, ix
[PubMed ID: 11400829]
Siebert JW Longaker MT Salvage reconstruction of an extensive facial deformity due to congenital giant hairy nevus. Plast Reconstr Surg . 1998 Dec;102(7):2414-9
[PubMed ID: 9858178]
Chang J Most D Stelnicki E Siebert JW Longaker MT Hui K Lineaweaver WC Gene expression of transforming growth factor beta-1 in rabbit zone II flexor tendon wound healing: evidence for dual mechanisms of repair. Plast Reconstr Surg . 1997 Sep;100(4):937-44
[PubMed ID: 9290662]
Siebert JW Angrigiani C McCarthy JG Longaker MT Blood supply of the Le Fort I maxillary segment: an anatomic study. Plast Reconstr Surg . 1997 Sep;100(4):843-51
[PubMed ID: 9290651]
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