Dr. James M Russavage MD Plastic Surgeon

Dr. James Russavage is a plastic surgeon in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside and Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System. He received his medical degree from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and has been in practice for 20 years. He is one of 12 doctors at UPMC Presbyterian Shadyside and one of 9 at Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System who specialize in Plastic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Plastic Surgeon: General Plastic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1987 - 1988

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 1991 - 1993

Presbyterian University Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1988 - 1991

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Plastic Surgery
Certified in Plastic Surgery

PA State Medical License

Publications & Presentations

Patient self-report of disability of the upper extremity following osteocutaneous radial forearm free flap harvest.
Deleyiannis, F.W., Sacks, J.M., McLean, K.M., Russavage, J.M.

Management of alcohol withdrawal in microvascular head and neck reconstruction.
Weinfeld, A. B., Davison, S. P., Mason, A. C., Manders, E. K., Russavage, J. M.

Tumor Board Conference from the University of Pittsburgh.
Pitman, K. T., Agarwala, S. S., Cano, E. R., Eibling, D. E., Fagan, J. J., Grandis, J. R., Johnson, J. T., Myers, E. N., Russavage, J. M., Snyderman, C. H., Weismann, J. L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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