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Harvey W. Chim, M.D.

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Harvey W. Chim, M.D.



  • Plastic Surgery
  • Surgery of the Hand (Plastic Surgery)


English, Cantonese, Chinese

Clinical Areas

  • General plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • Cosmetic surgery of the face and body
  • Oncological reconstruction
  • Microsurgical reconstruction of the extremities, trunk and head & neck
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Maxillofacial trauma
  • Bony and soft tissue trauma of the forearm, wrist and hand
  • Hand and wrist surgery
  • Endoscopic (minimally invasive) surgery of the hand and face
  • Brachial plexus injuries
  • Vascularized bone graft
  • Pediatric plastic surgery
  • Surgical management of vascular anomalies
  • Surgical treatement for migraine headaches


  • American Board of Plastic Surgery


  • Assistant Professor of Surgery

Research Interests

  • Tissue engineering and regeneative medicine
  • Outcomes researcher in migraine surgery and peripheral nerve surgery
  • Peripheral nerve regeneration


Ohio Valley Society of Plastic Surgeons - Best Clinical Paper
ASMS Resident Scholar Award
Clifford C. Snyder Award - Plastic Surgery Council


2014 Fellowship
Mayo Clinic
2013 Residency
Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals of Cleveland
2006 Member
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
2006 Master of Medicine
National University of Singapore
2002 MBBS
National University of Singapore




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