Dr. George J Picha MD Plastic Surgeon

Dr. George Picha is a plastic surgeon in Independence, Ohio and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hillcrest Hospital and Marymount Hospital. He received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. He is one of 12 doctors at Hillcrest Hospital and one of 7 at Marymount Hospital who specialize in Plastic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Plastic Surgeon: General Plastic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Hillcrest Hospital

Marymount Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1980–1983

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Plastic Surgery
Certified in Plastic Surgery

OH State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

The characterization of intima development in left ventricular assist device (LVAD) and total artificial heart (TAH).
Picha, G., Helmus, M., Barenberg, S., Gibbons, D., Martin, R., Nosé, Y.

Abdominal approach for gracilis muscle interposition and repair of recurrent vesicovaginal fistulas.
Fleischmann, J., Picha, G.

Surface characteristics of the cardiac prostheses in vivo.
Nosé, Y., Kiraly, R. J., Picha, G.

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