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

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4.5 out of 5

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

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Clinical Specialties

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, Cosmetic Facial Surgery, Face-lift, Laser Resurfacing, Chemical Peels, Reconstructive Facial Surgery, Laser Surgery, Pigmented Lesions, Hand Surgery, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Maxillofacial Trauma, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Microsurgery, Burn Reconstruction, Hair Restoration, Microvascular and Replantation Surgery, Breast Reconstruction, Cosmetic Surgery, Wound Healing Problems, Acute Burns and Burn Reconstruction, Wounds (difficult), Orbital Fracture Evaluation and Repair, Eyelid Tumors, Eyelid Reconstruction, Skin Cancer, Cosmetic Dermatology, Nutrition

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, VA Commonwlth U Med Coll of VA, 1992
  • Fellowship, Medical College of Wisconsin, 1993
  • Fellowship, Medical College of Wisconsin, 1994

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery, Plastic Surgery, American Board of 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

4.5 out of 5

66 Ratings
3 Comments

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

Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Research Interests

drugs/therapeutic agents pharm, education outreach, education/training (all f, t,, epidemiology, medical technology/devices, surgery/trauma/burns/trauma

Contact Information

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

Email: jmolnar@wakehealth.edu

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Recent Publications

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.

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.


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 Specialties

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, Cosmetic Facial Surgery, Face-lift, Laser Resurfacing, Chemical Peels, Reconstructive Facial Surgery, Laser Surgery, Pigmented Lesions, Hand Surgery, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Maxillofacial Trauma, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Microsurgery, Burn Reconstruction, Hair Restoration, Microvascular and Replantation Surgery, Breast Reconstruction, Cosmetic Surgery, Wound Healing Problems, Acute Burns and Burn Reconstruction, Wounds (difficult), Orbital Fracture Evaluation and Repair, Eyelid Tumors, Eyelid Reconstruction, Skin Cancer, Cosmetic Dermatology, Nutrition
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.66 Ratings
3 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
4.6
CP spoke using clear language
4.7
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.7
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.7
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
Time CP spent with patient
4.6
Wait time at clinic
3.6



Patient Comments

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6/11/2014

Dr Molnar is the BEST. Would recommend him to anyone. Has always answered my concerns truthfully and honestly even if wasn't what I wanted to hear.

4/29/2014

I am very happy with the provider and the attention given to me by him and all the staff at the department.

4/3/2014

Good.

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