Mark D Walsh, MD

Emory Clinic

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Plastic Surgery (Board certified since 2011)
Surgery (Board certified since 2008)
Areas of Clinical Interest:
breast reconstruction
breast surgery
burn injury
cosmetic surgery
eyelid rejuvenation
Facial Plastic Surgery
facial rejuvenation
facial surgery
Hand Surgery
maxillofacial reconstruction
Mohs procedure
nasal surgery (rhinoplasty)
scar revision
weight loss reconstruction
wound care
Office(s) Locations:
Emory Clinic 'C'
1365 Clifton Rd 2ndFl
Atlanta, GA 30322
404 778-3307

Emory University Hospital Midtown
550 Peachtree St NE 9th floor
Atlanta, GA 30308
404 686-8143

Emory Aesthetic Center at Paces
3200 Downwood Circle, Suite 640
Atlanta, GA 30327
404 778-6880
About Dr. Walsh

Dr. Walsh is an Assistant Professor of Surgery, and is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He completed his general surgery training at the University of Colorado followed by plastic surgery training at Duke University.

He is the author of multiple scientific articles and book chapters in the field of plastic surgery. He has also presented at several national and international meetings, including award winning presentations on the topics of rhinoplasty and wound healing. His interests include breast surgery, body contouring, facial aesthetic and reconstructive surgery and rhinoplasty.

Year Started Practicing: 2010
Year Started Practicing at Emory: 2010
Organizational Memberships:
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
American College of Surgeons
Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
Major or Recent Publications:

Zenn MR, Pribaz J, Walsh M. Use of the descending lateral femoral circumflex artery and vein for vascular graft- a better alternative to an a-v loop.  Plas Recon Surg. 2010 Jul;126(1):140-142.

Walsh MD, Bruno A, Onaitis M, Erdmann D, Wolfe W, Levin LS. The role of intrathoracic free flaps for chronic empyema. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Mar;91: 865 - 868.

Hadeed JG, Walsh MD, Pappas TN, Pestana IA, Tyler DS, Levinson H, Mantyh C, Jacobs DO, Lagoo-Deenadalayan SA, Erdmann D. Complex abdominal wall hernias: a new classification system and approach to management based on review of 133 consecutive patients. Ann Plast Surg. 2011 May;66(5):497-503.

Erdmann D, Walsh M, Earle SA. Use of the talon closure device in combination with a pectoralis turnover muscle flap for sternum nonunion. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Mar;127(3):67e-69e.

Losken A, Zenn MR, Hammel JA, Walsh MD, Carlson GW. Assessment of zonal perfusion using intraoperative angiography during abdominal flap breast reconstruction. Plas Recon Surg. 2012 Apr;129(4):618e-24e.

Rollin Daniel Award, “Best Resident Paper”
Rhinoplasty Society, April 2010

Nicholas Georgiade Award, “Best Resident Paper"
North Carolina Society of Plastic Surgeons, October 2009

Research Grant
Southeastern Society of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeons, 2008-09

Research Award
American College of Surgeons, 2004
Medical School
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

University of Colorado Hospital, Aurora, CO

University of Colorado Hospital, Aurora, CO

Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC