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Michael J. Yaremchuk, MD

Director, Craniofacial Surgery

  • Phone: 617-726-5280
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Department of Surgery


  • Cancer Center
  • Breast Cancer
  • MassGeneral Hospital for Children
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Clinical Interests
Craniofacial surgery
Orthognathic alternative and adjunctive surgery
Facelift, Necklift, Rhinoplasty
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Fellowship, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital
Board Certifications
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, American Board of Surgery
Patient Age Group
Adult and pediatric
Accepting New Patients
Accepting New Patients


Dr. Yaremchuk is the Program Director of the Harvard Plastic Surgery Residency Program, Director of Craniofacial Surgery at MGH, and a Clinical Professor of Surgery at the Harvard Medical School. He received his M.D. from the Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, and his B.A. from Yale College.

Dr. Yaremchuk practices a full range of plastic surgery including facial and eyelid rejuvenation, facial implant surgery and rhinoplasty. Patients who are unhappy with prior cosmetic surgery are routinely referred to him for correction. As a craniofacial surgeon, Dr. Yaremchuk has a special intrest in aestheic and reconstructive surgery of the face and facial skeleton. He is recognized for his treatment of post-traumatic facial deformities as well as post-orthognathic imbalances and irregularities. Recent international speaking engagements addressing craniofacial and aesthetic topics include those in Korea, Japan, Germany, Brazil, Russia and China.


Tissue Engineering

Composite Tissue Allograft Transplantation


Dr. Yaremchuk has authored three textbooks, more than 40 book chapters, and over 100 scientific articles.

Yaremchuk, MJ. Atlasof Facial Implants. Philadelphia: Saunders-Elsevier, 2007

Book Chapters
Yaremchuk, MJ.
AlloplasticCraniofacial Implants.
Current ReconstructiveSurgery, Serletti et al eds. McGraw@ Hill, New York, 2013. Chapter 3.

Scientific Articles
Hazani, R, Rao A, FordR, Yaremchuk, MJ, Wilhelmi BJ.
The Safe Zone forPlacement of Chin Implants
Plastic &Reconstructive Surgery. 131: 869, 2013.

A full list is available at

Massachusetts General Hospital
15 Parkman Street
Boston, MA 02114-3117

Phone: 617-726-5280
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