Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Christopher J. Salgado, M.D.

General Information

Christopher J. Salgado, M.D.


  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish


  • American Board of Plastic Surgery



  • Plastic Surgery


  • Professor of Surgery

Clinical Interests

Novel reconstructive and aesthetic expertise especially in the field of lower limb salvage, genital surgery including transsexual reassignment, complex wound care, lymphedema, abdominal wall reconstruction. Cancer reconstruction, osteomyelitis, and esophageal reconstruction.  Silicone toxicosis.  Osteomyelitis of the long bones and craniofacial skeleton.  Facial neoplasms (cancer). 

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Research Interests

Cancer reconstruction, limb salvage, genital surgery, osteomyelitis, esophageal reconstruction, lymphedema, abdominal wall reconstruction, hyperbaric oxygen therapy, head and neck reconstruction, surgery of the genitalia. Silicone toxicosis.


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