Dr. Gordon H. Derman, MD

Dr. Gordon H. Derman, MD

Plastic Surgery | Male | 64 years old

I am involved in reconstruction. I'm involved in hand surgery. I'm involved in cosmetic surgery....Read more

Gordon H Derman, MD

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I am involved in reconstruction. I'm involved in hand surgery. I'm involved in cosmetic surgery. I devote the majority of...

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I love this guy. He's a great Dr with a unmatched sense of humor. I wish i was still injured just to hang out with him some more. J. Morris II
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Outstanding Doctor and a wonderful person.
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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hidradenitis
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Trigger Finger

Procedures Performed

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair

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  • 0
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  • 0
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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Rush Med Coll Of Rush Univ

    Graduated in 1975

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Plastic Surgery
  • Board certified in Hand Surgery and Plastic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Derman's Care Philosophy

I am involved in reconstruction. I'm involved in hand surgery. I'm involved in cosmetic surgery. I devote the majority of my time as an oncoplastic surgeon. We have basically concentrated on taking care of patients who present with cancer, and then it's my job to proceed with the reconstruction. If somebody has a bone tumor, and this requires a removal, then we'll go ahead and reconstruct with a total knee. And then it requires plastic surgery. Someone requires a mastectomy, then we can go ahead and perform our breast reconstruction. We have found that it's very important to devote a lot of time and effort and concentrate on these reconstructive procedures and modalities, so that people can people can go back to living their normal lives. They can look good. They can feel good. We concentrate on function, as well as form and beauty.