Meet Dr. Dallas R. Buchanan

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Top 10 plastic surgeon in Washington by the American Institute of Plastic Surgeons

Dallas R. Buchanan, M.D.

Dr. Buchanan is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, Inc. (ABPS) and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Inc. (ASPS).

Dr. Buchanan is a member of the Inland Northwest Plastic Surgeons Cooperative. He also serves as an Associate Clinical Professor at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Spokane, WA.

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Temple University Health Systems – Philadelphia, PA, 2011 to 2014
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Resident

Baptist Health Systems – Birmingham, AL, 2008 – 2011
General Surgery Resident

Physicians Medical Center Carraway – Birmingham, AL, 2006 – 2008
General Surgery Resident

University of Kansas School of Medicine – Kansas City, KS, 2002 – 2006
Doctor of Medicine

Truman State University – Kirksville, MO, 1998 – 2002
Chemistry with minor in Biology
BS, Chemistry, Magna Cum Laude

Aurora High School – Aurora, Missouri, 1994 – 1998
Graduated Valedictorian 1998

Certifications and Licensure

Diplomate, American Board of Plastic Surgery, December 1, 2015

Membership in Professional Organizations

American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Inc.
Northwest Society of Plastic Surgeons
Washington Society of Plastic Surgeons
Spokane County Medical Society

Honors and Awards

Chief Resident, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2013-2014

Nominated as ASPS Resident Representative to ASPS Board of Directors, 2013

Chief Resident, General Surgery, 2010-2011

Faculty Appointments

Associate Clinical Professor, University of Washington School of Medicine, 2016-Present

Research / Publications

The Corset Monsplasty: A New Technique for Addressing the Mons in Massive Weight Loss Patients
Currently undergoing revision for submission for publication, 2014

Clinics in Plastic Surgery 41: Lower Eyelid and Midface Surgery
Co-Author, Chapter 1 - Contemporary Thoughts on Lower Eyelid/Midface Aging
Publication Pending, 2014

Pearls and Pitfalls in Cosmetic Oculoplastic Surgery, 2nd ed.
Co-Author, Preperiosteal Midface Lift Through Transtemporal Approach
Publication Pending, 2014

“Laparoscopic Rectus Abdominis Harvest for Reinforcement of Recurrent Vaginal Hernia Repair”
Publication Pending, 2014

“Management of Delayed Presentation of Traumatic Forearm Injuries”
Presented at Robert H. Ivy Society Annual Meeting, March 2012

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Board Review: Pearls of Wisdom, 2nd ed.
Co-Author, Breast Reduction and Mastopexy
Published 2011

“Laproscopy in Trauma: Blasphemy or Reality?”
Presented at Baptist Health Systems Research Day, April 2011
Awarded 1st place in Surgery
Awarded 1st place overall winner for all residency programs

“Comparison of Attending and Resident Opinions Regarding Duty-Hours Restrictions in Surgical Resident Training”
Presented at Baptist Health System Research Day, April 2010
Awarded 3rd place in Surgery

“Calciphylaxis and Parathyroidectomy: A Case Report and Review of the Literature” Presented at Baptist Health Systems Research Day, April 2009
Presented at Southeastern Surgical Society Annual Meeting, Savannah, GA, 2010

“An In Vitro Comparison of Concentrated Bacitracin Foam for Bacterial Control in the Breast Implant Pocket”
Additional Investigators: Victor Perez, M.D. and Adam Newman, M.D
Submitted but not published, Annals of Plastic Surgery, September 2008

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