Breast Reconstruction, Chest Wall Reconstruction, Cosmetic Surgery of the Face, Craniofacial Reconstruction, Deep Inferior Epigastric Artery Perforator Flap, Face Transplant, Facial Plastic Surgery, Facial Reconstruction, Hand Reconstruction, Hand Surgery, Hand Transplant, Hidradenitis suppurativa, Lymphatic Surgery, Lymphedema, Lymphedema Surgery, Lymphovenous Bypass, Microvascular Reconstruction, Microvascular Surgery, Pelvic Reconstruction, Plastic Surgery, Reconstruction After Cancer, Reconstruction After Skin Cancer, Reconstruction of the Limbs and Trunk, Reconstructive Surgery, Reconstructive Transplants, Superior Gluteal Artery Perforator Flap, Superior Inferior Epigastric Artery Flap, Transverse Upper Glacilis Flap, Trauma and Post Traumatic Reconstruction, Upper Extremity Reconstruction
Laser perfusion for free flaps to improve transplant outcomes; Vascular Composite, including laser angiography; Modalities to induce donor-specific tolerance in composite tissue constructs, such as face and hand
Dr. Justin Sacks is an assistant professor of plastic and reconstructive surgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Sacks is an expert in head-to-toe reconstructive surgery of the body, including the head and neck, breast, chest, abdomen, pelvis and extremities. Among his specialties is reconstructive surgery following post-traumatic injury and oncologic surgery.
Dr. Sacks earned his M.D. from Mount Sinai School of Medicine and completed his residencies in plastic surgery and general surgery at Mount Sinai Medical Center. He performed fellowships in microsurgery at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and in plastic surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Dr. Sacks comes to Johns Hopkins from a faculty appointment at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
His research interests involve modalities to induce donor-specific tolerance in composite tissue allograft constructs, such as the face and hand.
Dr. Sacks is certified in plastic surgery by the American Board of Surgery. He is an associate fellow member of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery and Plastic Surgery Research Council. Dr. Sacks is a founding member of the American Society of Reconstructive Transplantation.