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Steven Clark Bonawitz, MD

Assistant Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
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Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center

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  • Assistant Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

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Breast Augmentation, Breast Reconstruction, Breast Reduction, Brow Lift, Cosmetic Surgery, Craniomaxillofacial Surgery, Deep Inferior Epigastric Artery Perforator Flap, Facial Reconstruction, Head and Neck Cancers, Liposuction, Lower Body Lift, Microvascular Reconstruction, Microvascular Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Reconstruction After Cancer, Reconstructive Surgery, Superior Gluteal Artery Perforator Flap, Transverse Upper Glacilis Flap, Tummy Tuck

Research Interests

Transoral robotic-assisted surgery (TORS); Robotic-assisted head and neck reconstruction


Dr. Steven Bonawitz specializes in general plastic, reconstructive surgery and microvascular surgery, including free flap breast reconstruction after breast cancer, breast reduction and cosmetic surgery of the breast. His clinical interests also include craniomaxillofacial surgery, head and neck reconstruction after cancer, and general cosmetic surgery.

Steve Bonawitz, M.D. specializes in treating women who have had problems or unsatisfactory results after past breast reconstruction or who were never offered breast reconstruction during their breast cancer treatment.

Dr. Bonawitz is researching robotic-assisted head and neck reconstruction, or transoral robotic-assisted robotic surgery (TORS), which uses a robotic surgical system to remove mouth and throat tumors through the mouth.

He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, where he is serving on numerous committees, including Government Affairs, Health Policy, and the Council on States Affairs, the American Association of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, the American Society of Maxillofacial Surgery and the American Society for Reconstructive Transplantation


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American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Association of Plastic Surgeons

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    • SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse NY) (1986)


    • University of Rochester Medical Center / Plastic Surgery (Rochester NY) (1993)
    • Western Pennsylvania Hospital / General Surgery (Pittsburgh PA) (1991)


    • Medical College of Wisconsin / Craniofacial Surgery (Milwaukee WI) (1994)


    • American Board of Plastic Surgery / Plastic Surgery (2006)
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    Meet Our Expert: Dr. Steven Bonawitz

    Plastic and reconstructive surgeon Steven Bonawitz specializes in breast reconstruction, head and neck reconstruction, cosmetic surgery, and microsurgical reconstruction.

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    Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center
    601 N. Caroline Street
    Baltimore, MD 21287
    Phone: 410-955-9471
    Appointment Phone: 443-997-9466
    Fax: 410-614-1296
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