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

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4.6 out of 5

71 Ratings
8 Comments
 

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

Professor,

Clinical Interests

Acute Burns and Burn Reconstruction, Breast Reconstruction, Burn Reconstruction, Burns, Chemical Peels, Cosmetic Dermatology, Cosmetic Facial Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery, Diabetic Limb Salvage, Eyelid Reconstruction, Eyelid Tumors, Face-lift,
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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 Surgery, Plastic Surgery

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

4.6 out of 5

71 Ratings
8 Comments
 

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

Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Research Interests

diabetes, drugs/therapeutic agents pharm, health services, research/outc, nutrition, primary care, surgery/trauma/burns/trauma

Contact Information

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

Email: jmolnar@wakehealth.edu

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Recent Publications

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. A randomized trial of diagnostic ultrasound to improve outcomes in focal neuropathies. Muscle Nerve. 2015;52(5):746-753.

Ur R, Holmes JH IV, Johnson JE, Molnar JA, Carter JE. Development of a burn escharotomy assessment tool: a pilot study. J Burn Care Res. 2015;():.

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

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

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. Three patients with full facial transplantation. N Engl J Med. 2012;366(8):715-722.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Argenta LC, DeFranzo AJ, Molnar JA, Stoeckel WT. Vacuum assisted devices for difficult wounds of the face and neck 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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Clinical Interests

Acute Burns and Burn Reconstruction, Breast Reconstruction, Burn Reconstruction, Burns, Chemical Peels, Cosmetic Dermatology, Cosmetic Facial Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery, Diabetic Limb Salvage, Eyelid Reconstruction, Eyelid Tumors, Face-lift, Facial Nerve Disorders, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Hair Restoration, Hand Surgery, Head and Neck Reconstruction, Laser Resurfacing, Laser Surgery, Limb Salvage, Maxillofacial Trauma, Microsurgery, Microvascular and Replantation Surgery, Nonhealing Diabetic Foot Ulcers, Nutrition, Orbital Fracture Evaluation and Repair, Pediatric Trauma and Burns, Peripheral Nerve Repair, Pigmented Lesions, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Reconstructive Facial Surgery, Skin Cancer, Wound Care, Wound Healing Problems, Wounds (difficult)
Joseph A. Molnar, M.D., Ph.D.

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

Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

Joseph A. Molnar, M.D., Ph.D.71 Ratings
8 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
4.6
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.7
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.7
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.7
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.8
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
Time CP spent with patient
4.7
Wait time at clinic
4



Patient Comments

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11/23/2015

*Dr. Molnar is not only an exceptional clinician, but also friendly & personable.

9/14/2015

I rate him overall previously very well but this last visit wwasn'tgreat

8/30/2015

I love Dr. Molnar. He is always researching or reading about issues concerning my case. he has helped me tremendously!

7/2/2015

The best.

6/29/2015

Doctor and staff EXCELLENT.

5/18/2015

very informative, took time to explain and answer questions, very positive experience

2/28/2015

I would most definitely recommend service

2/25/2015

Was so good to have Dr. Molnar back. He is the BEST. He knows all about me and my hand and what is best for me. Than you Dr. Molnar

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