Dr. Brandon Wilhelmi, MD

Dr. Brandon Wilhelmi, MD

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Brandon Wilhelmi, MD is a plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1992 and specializes in plastic & reconstructive surgery.

401 E Chestnut St Unit 710

Louisville, KY 40202

Contact Information

(502) 583-8303

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Wilhelmi performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Reconstruction
more than 76% of peers
Breast Diseases
more than 71% of peers
Skin and Tissue Reduction
more than 69% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wilhelmi "At University of Louisville Physicians, we are committed to the delivering the very finest health care to our patients and their families and serving them with personalized care and compassion. As professors and researchers at the UofL School of Medicine, we offer our patients innovative technologies, state of the art treatments and the opportunity to be a part of world-renowned health care advancements."

1  Specialties

  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

10  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer

14  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Creighton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Harvard-Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wilhelmi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wilhelmi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wilhelmi to family and friends
15 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Wilhelmi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Excellent surgeon, caring and great bed side manner. Precise and does a great job in keeping patient calm and comfortable.
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Would never recommend, can't imagine the other good reviews! Wait times were always 1-2 hours. Staff nice and apologetic. Wilhelmi friendly but didn't listen to me and as a result, my breast reconstruction is a total mess. Don't know, guess he figured I would ignore my decision if he made a big...more
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I would most certainly recommend Dr Wilhelmi. I felt very confident before surgery. He discusses the surgery until you are familiar with it, he answers all questions and at the hospital he is very thorough. At follow up appointments he again is concerned and answers all questions. Dr Wilhelmi...more
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He is a wonderful doctor and very caring. Very busy.
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I would strongly recommend Dr Wilhelmi to my friends & family. I did plenty of research for a surgery & I found him. He was my second consultation & I was immediately comfortable. He was very real & seem to really care about me & my wishes. I seen him at least 4 times before my TT. Then when I had...more
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