Dr. Villafane is a gifted Board Certified Surgeon who is also an accomplished Hand Surgeon. Dr. Villafane became board certified in Hand Surgery, 1994; Cosmetic Surgery, 1998; and Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 2000.With such an extensive Orthopaedic and Plastic & Reconstructive background, Dr. Villafane is capable of sculpting your body as well as repairing Hand and Wrist leaving nominal scarring. Having over 30 years of experience Dr. Villafane’s compassion and dedication to his profession has offered a plethora of pleased patients’ from all walks of life.
Hand & Micro vascular Surgery and Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Universidad de Rosario de Medicina 1972 Rosario, Argentina M.D. Degree
American Board of Surgery March 1985 General Surgery Certificate #30490, American Board of Surgery August 1994 Certification of Added Qualifications in Surgery of the Hand Recertification September 2004, American Board of Cosmetic Surgery 1998, Board Certified American Board of Clinical November 2000 Medicine & Surgery The American Board of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
Illinois Central Community Hospital 1979 – 1980 Chicago, Illinois General Surgery, PGY 1,Sinai Hospital of Detroit 1981 – 1984, Detroit, Michigan General Surgery Wayne State University 1988 – 1990 School of Medicine The Detroit Medical Center Detroit, Michigan Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Cardiovascular Surgery 1980 – 1981 Butterworth Hospital Grand Rapid, Michigan Hand & Microvascular Surgery 1984 – 1985 Wayne State University School of Medicine Detroit, Michigan