Subhro K. Sen, MD, Clinical Associate Professor in the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, graduated from Northwestern University with a degree in biomedical engineering. He went on to receive his medical degree from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. After medical school, he completed a yearlong peripheral nerve research fellowship under Dr. Susan Mackinnon at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. He completed his postgraduate training in general surgery at Indiana University, followed by plastic and reconstructive surgery at Johns Hopkins University. He finished his training with a hand and upper extremity surgery fellowship at Stanford University.
Dr. Sen’s general clinical interests are in reconstructive surgery, microvascular surgery, and hand and upper extremity surgery. His practice includes: post-traumatic extremity reconstruction; post-oncologic reconstruction of the head and neck, trunk and extremities; perforator flap surgery; and melanoma surgery. He is medical director of the Advanced Wound Care Center at Stanford Health Care. As a hand surgeon in the Robert A. Chase Hand and Upper Limb Center, he has interests in hand trauma, degenerative conditions, peripheral nerve injuries, and complex upper extremity flap reconstruction.
In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Sen is involved in research, publication, and teaching. His peer-reviewed research includes studies on extremity reconstruction, peripheral nerve regeneration, and he has authored a number of book chapters on a variety of plastic and hand surgery topics. He has a strong interest in medical device innovation and is currently a faculty fellow in the Stanford Byers Center for Biodesign.
Dr. Sen is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, and the American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery.
- Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
- Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
- Microvascular Surgery
- Head & Neck Reconstruction
- Upper and Lower Extremity Reconstruction
- Peripheral Nerve Surgery
- Wound Healing
Medical Co-Director, Advanced Wound Care Center (2014 - Present)
Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations
Active Member, American Society of Plastic Surgeons (2011 - Present)
Active Member, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery (2011 - Present)
Active Member, American Society for Surgery of the Hand (2015 - Present)
Fellowship: Stanford University Dept of Plastic Surgery (2009) CA
Residency: Johns Hopkins University Plastic Surgery Residency (2008) MD
Residency: Indiana University Medical Center GME Verifications (2006) IN
Residency: Johns Hopkins University Surgery Program (2004) MD
Board Certification: Surgery of the Hand, American Board of Plastic Surgery (2014)
Board Certification: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, American Board of Plastic Surgery (2010)
Board Certification: General Surgery, American Board of Surgery (2008)
Medical Education: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (2000) IL
Community and International Work
Consultant surgeon, ReSurge International
Opportunities for Student Involvement