A 45-year-old member asked:
Can a orthopedic surgeon do skin graft or flap?
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Orthopedic Surgery 26 years experience
Typically not: Orthopedic trauma surgeons occasionally do skin grafts. Flap procedures, however, are typically done by plastic surgeons.
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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