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Michael J. Yaremchuk, MD

  • Director, Craniofacial Surgery


Accepting New Patients



Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery


Centers & Specialties

Cancer Center

MassGeneral Hospital for Children

Clinical Interests
  • Craniofacial surgery
  • Orthognathic alternative and adjunctive surgery
  • Facelift, Necklift, Rhinoplasty
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
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Centene/Celticare
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - SSN
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
Patient Age Group
Adult and Pediatric

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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.

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Research & Publications

Research Summary

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

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Massachusetts General Hospital
15 Parkman Street
Boston MA, 02114-3117
Phone: 617-726-5280
Fax: 617-726-2824

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