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Joseph A. Molnar, M.D., Ph.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

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4.5 out of 5

71 Ratings
13 Comments
 

Joseph A. Molnar, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor,

Clinical Interests

Wound Care, Burns, Limb Salvage, Peripheral Nerve Repair, Head and Neck Reconstruction, Facial Nerve Disorders, Nonhealing Diabetic Foot Ulcers, Diabetic Limb Salvage, Pediatric Trauma and Burns, Laser Resurfacing

Contact Information

Department: 336-716-4171

Email: jmolnar@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • A.B., Eisenhower College, 1974
  • M.D., Ohio State University College of Medicine, 1977
  • Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1985
  • Residency, Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, 1979
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts Gen Hosp, 1985
  • Residency, Surgery, University of Washington Schoo, 1989
  • Fellowship, Medical College of Va., VCU, 1992
  • Fellowship, Medical College of Wisconsin, 1993
  • Fellowship, Medical College of Wisconsin, 1994

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery, Surgery of the Hand

Memberships

  • Am Burn Assn
  • Am Coll Of Surgeons
  • Asprs
  • Harkins Surgical Society
  • Int'L Medical Assn For Study O
  • Int'L Skeletal Society

NPI Number

  • 1194700138
Joseph A. Molnar, M.D., Ph.D.

Doctor Rating

4.5 out of 5

71 Ratings
13 Comments
 

Joseph A. Molnar, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Research Interests

Wound Healing; Collagen; Wounds and Injuries; Burns; Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-2672 | Department: 336-716-4171

Email: jmolnar@wakehealth.edu

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Recent Publications

Development of a burn escharotomy assessment tool: a pilot study. Ur R, Holmes JH IV, Johnson JE, Molnar JA, Carter JE.. J Burn Care Res. 2016;37(2):e140-e144.

A case of Tannerite target mixture causing severe blast injury. Rebowe RE, Harbour P, Carter JE, Molnar JA.. Burns. 2016;42(4):e47-e50.

Nutrition and chronic wounds: improving clinical outcomes. Molnar JA, Vlad LG, Gumus T.. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016;138(3 Suppl):71S-81S.

A randomized trial of diagnostic ultrasound to improve outcomes in focal neuropathies. Cartwright MS, Griffin LP, Dowlen H, Bargoil JM, Caress JB, Li ZJ, Defranzo AJ Jr, Wiesler ER, Tuohy CJ, Balakrishnan N, Molnar JA, Baute V, Koman LA, Poehling GG, Walker FO.. Muscle Nerve. 2015;52(5):746-753.

Evaluation of skin regeneration after burns in vivo and rescue of cells after thermal stress in vitro following treatment with a keratin biomaterial. Poranki D, Whitener W, Howse S, Mesen T, Howse E, Burnell J, Greengauz-Roberts O [sic] [Gringauz-Roberts O], Molnar J, Van Dyke M.. J Biomater Appl. 2014;29(1):26-35.

Nutrition and chronic wounds. Molnar JA, Underdown MJ, Clark WA.. Adv Wound Care (New Rochelle). 2014;3(11):663-681.

Three patients with full facial transplantation. Pomahac B, Pribaz J, Eriksson E, Bueno EM, Diaz-Siso JR, Rybicki FJ, Annino DJ, Orgill D, Caterson EJ, Caterson SA, Carty MJ, Chun YS, Sampson CE, Janis JE, Alam DS, Saavedra A, Molnar JA, Edrich T, Marty FM, Tullius SG.. N Engl J Med. 2012;366(8):715-722.

Median nerve changes following steroid injection for carpal tunnel syndrome. Cartwright MS, White DL, Demar S, Wiesler ER, Sarlikiotis T, Chloros GD, Yoon JS, Won SJ, Molnar JA, Defranzo AJ, Walker FO.. Muscle Nerve. 2011;44(1):25-29.

Subatmospheric pressure therapy: basic science review. Wood BC, Molnar JA.. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2011;20(3):168-175.

Skin, grafts. Wood BC, Kirman CN, Molnar JA.. eMedicine. 2010;():A1295109.

Multiple modality treatment regimen in an aggressive resistant fungal hand infection: a case report. Pyle JW, Holladay J, Molnar JA, Martin JS, DeFranzo AJ.. Hand (N Y). 2010;5(3):318-321.

Outpatient reconstruction using integra* and subatmospheric pressure. Park CA, Defranzo AJ, Marks MW, Molnar JA.. Ann Plast Surg. 2009;62(2):164-169.

Comparison of fasciotomy wound closures using traditional dressing changes and the vacuum-assisted closure device. Zannis J, Angobaldo J, Marks M, DeFranzo A, David L, Molnar J, Argenta L.. Ann Plast Surg. 2009;62(4):407-409.

Vacuum assisted devices for difficult wounds of the face and neck. Argenta LC, DeFranzo AJ, Molnar JA, Stoeckel WT. In: Horn DB, Hebda PA, Gosain AK, Friedman CD, eds. Essential tissue healing of the face and neck. Shelton (CT): People's Medical Publishing House;2009: 399-408.

Wound healing. Molnar JA, Stuart P. In: Kohlstadt I, ed. Food and nutrients in disease management. Boca Raton (FL): CRC Press;2009: 583-599.

A global plan for burn prevention and care [editorial]. Peck M, Molnar J, Swart D.. Bull World Health Organ. 2009;87(10):802-803.

Blepharoplasty, lower lid transconjunctival. Kirman CN, Bharti G, Molnar JA.. eMedicine. 2009;():A1281800.

Liposuction, external ultrasound-assisted. Kirman CN, Bharti G, Molnar JA.. eMedicine. 2009;():A1272747.

Pressure ulcers, nonsurgical treatment and principles. Kirman CN, Molnar JA.. eMedicine. 2009;():A1293614.

Skin resurfacing, dermabrasion. Bharti G, Kirman CN, Molnar JA.. eMedicine. 2009;():A1297069.

Vacuum-assisted closure for defects of the abdominal wall. DeFranzo AJ, Pitzer K, Molnar JA, Marks MW, Chang MC, Miller PR, Letton RW, Argenta LC.. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008;121(3):832-839.

Use of tryptophan-fortified hydrolyzed collagen for nutritional support. Stuart PS, Bell SJ, Molnar J.. J Dietary Supplements. 2008;5(4):383-400.

Laser hair removal. Kirman CN, Molnar JA, Alaiti S.. eMedicine. 2008;():A1271154.

Skin, grafts. Wood BC, Kirman CN, Molnar JA.. eMedicine. 2008;():A1295109.

. Molnar J. In: Nutrition and wound healing. Boca Raton (FL): CRC Press;2007: .

Overview of nutrition and wound healing. Molnar JA. In: Molnar J, ed. Nutrition and wound healing. Boca Raton (FL): CRC Press;2007: 1-14.

Vitamin C and wound healing. Tanaka H, Molnar JA. In: Molnar J, ed. Nutrition and wound healing. Boca Raton (FL): CRC Press;2007: 121-148.

Biologically active wound dressings derived from human hair [abstract]. Whitener W, Mesen T, Howse S, Nanney L, Molnar J, Van Dyke M.. Tissue Eng. 2007;13(7):1644.

Achilles tendon reconstruction after electrical injury with a neurotized cross-leg fillet flap. Newman C, Molnar JA.. Ann Plast Surg. 2007;59(4):447-450.

White phosphorus and its ability to cause serious burns [abstract]. Loveall CF, Manuel AL, Stansberry RD, Williams JH, Molnar JA, Holmes JH IV.. South Med J. 2007;100(12 Suppl):S16.

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Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Clinical Interests

Wound Care, Burns, Limb Salvage, Peripheral Nerve Repair, Head and Neck Reconstruction, Facial Nerve Disorders, Nonhealing Diabetic Foot Ulcers, Diabetic Limb Salvage, Pediatric Trauma and Burns, Laser Resurfacing
Joseph A. Molnar, M.D., Ph.D.

Joseph A. Molnar, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Doctor Rating

4.5 out of 5

Joseph A. Molnar, M.D., Ph.D.71 Ratings
13 Comments


 

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.5
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.6
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.7
CP spoke using clear language
4.7
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.7
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.6
Patients' confidence in CP
4.7
Time CP spent with patient
4.5
Wait time at clinic
3.4



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

9/25/2017

excellent doctor dr molnar listened to my questions and concerns and he gave me excellent answers to all my questions he was generally concerned about my issues and I was completely satisfied with his future plans for my care in my opinion you couldn't ask for a better dr,surgeon, and person

8/31/2017

really like Dr. Molnar. he is a wonderful doctor/person. the wait times to see him are brutal.

8/28/2017

I always recommend Dr. Molnar and Baptist wound clinic

8/19/2017

I was completely satisfied and the answer to my questions.

7/27/2017

nothing wrong with Dr. Molnar I like and trust him fully. Infect he is the only one I do see and trust. its the wait times. they are horrid.

6/7/2017

Thought it was very nice that doctor introduced us to his associate doctor as well, and welcomed his input.

5/24/2017

I always recommend Dr. Molnar to anyone with a wound.

5/16/2017

I had heard of Dr. Molnar via his dealing with other patients that crossed over (their care) to us when I worked in the Prosthetic business. He is Very Good at his work and in dealing with patients.

4/24/2017

Very good. #1 & 4. Very good.

4/17/2017

Dr. Milner and Dr. Vlad are Fantastic. I would recommend them to anyone.

2/8/2017

I will recommend to anyone.

12/20/2016

Dr. Molnar is the most compassionate Doctor I have ever dealt with. He is a excellent provider.

11/26/2016

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