Dr. Rodney E. Schmelzer, MD

Dr. Rodney E. Schmelzer, MD

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery | Male | 48 years old

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Dr. Schmelzer specializes in Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery and practices in Salt Lake City, UT. He practices at 1 location.

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    Dr. Schmelzer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
    •  Board certified in Plastic Surgery
    •  Malpractice claims in Utah not available
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Plastic Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Acrocephalosyndactyly
    • All Lymphoma
    • Apert Syndrome
    • Apnea of Infancy (AOI)
    • Bone Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cleft Lip
    • Cleft Lip and Palate
    • Cleft Palate
    • Congenital Deformity
    • Congenital Diseases
    • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
    • Cranial Diseases
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Cranioacrofacial Syndrome
    • Craniofacial Disorders
    • Craniosynostosis - Sagittal - Dandy-Walker Malformation - Hydrocephalus
    • Dentofacial Anomalies
    • Facial Irregularities
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Localized Fat Deposits
    • Maxillofacial Trauma in Children
    • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
    • Pediatric Head and Neck Disorders
    • Pediatric Neck Neoplasms
    • Pfeiffer Syndrome
    • Pfeiffer Syndrome, Type I
    • Pfeiffer Syndrome, Type II
    • Pfeiffer Syndrome, Type III
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Skin Cancer
    • Treacher Collins Syndrome


    • Medical School
      Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1997

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
    • Facial Plastic Surgery
    • Pediatric Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck

    Procedures Performed

    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
    • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
    • Cosmetic Procedure
    • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
    • Cranial Neurological Surgery
    • Craniotomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Facelift
    • Facial Nerve Repair
    • Facial Reconstruction
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Lip, Excision or Resection
    • Maxillofacial Surgery
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Skin Grafts
    • Skin and Tissue Reduction
    • Surgery, Trauma
    • Tumor Surgery
    • Wound Repair

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