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Dr. Shannon Armstrong, MD is a plastic surgery doctor who practices in Grand Rapids, MI. He is 38 years old and has been practicing for 11 years. Read his story
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Dr. Armstrong's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Armstrong "Dr. Shannon Armstrong is a highly trained Plastic and Hand Surgeon at Elite Plastic Surgery in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Dr. Armstrong is Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and completed an internationally-renowned microvascular and hand surgery fellowship at The Buncke Clinic in San Francisco. At The Buncke Clinic, he trained where the field of microsurgery was invented, and obtained vast experience in breast reconstruction, microvascular reconstruction, cosmetic surgery, and hand and complex nerve surgery. He was also clinical faculty for Stanford University and University of California San Francisco plastic surgery residents. Dr. Armstrong is a native of Ohio and received his medical degree from Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. In medical school, he received many top honors including selection to the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha honorary society. Following medical school, he trained at Michigan State University/Grand Rapids Plastic Surgery Residency. During his residency he published numerous journal articles, wrote a chapter in a plastic surgery textbook, and received many awards for his scholarly presentation. He presented nationally and internationally at plastic and hand surgery meetings. Dr. Armstrong is a Clinical Assistant Professor for the Department of Surgery, Michigan State University and continues to be a vigorous researcher. Dr. Armstrong currently enjoys a busy and diverse practice. His clinical passions include breast reconstruction, hand surgery, microsurgery, complex head and neck reconstruction, extremity and trunk reconstruction, body contouring, and cosmetic surgery."
This content was provided by Dr. Armstrong "Transform your outlook on plastic surgery.
At Elite Plastic Surgery you will discover a refreshing combination of exceptional patient care and leading-edge surgical expertise. We dedicate ourselves to thorough patient education and communication, so your needs and our services work in tandem to meet all expectations.
Led by Board Certified plastic surgeons Dr. Shannon Armstrong, Dr. Paul Luce, Dr. Matthew Martin, Dr. Ronald Ford and Dr. William Cullen, we offer several years of combined experience. Services include a full range of advanced cosmetic and plastic surgery procedures, along with the latest in non-surgical skin care treatments and therapies."
Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
Plastic Surgery of the Hand
Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
Arthritis of the Elbow
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Localized Fat Deposits
Low Back Pain
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Breast Lift Surgery
Breast Surgical Procedure
Burn Care Services
Carpal Tunnel Release
De Quervain's Release
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Head and Neck Surgery
Knee Replacement Revision
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Peripheral Nerve Block
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Skin and Tissue Reduction
Trigger Finger Release
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University of Heidelberg
Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
Wright State Univ Sch Of Med
Medical School | Graduated 2006
Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
Buncke Clin/Ca Pacif Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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