Dr. Michael DeFazio, a native of Ponte Vedra Beach, is an esteemed plastic and reconstructive surgeon at Florida Plastic Surgery Group, renowned for his exceptional expertise in complex cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries.
Awards and honors
Over the course of his early career, Dr. DeFazio has garnered numerous recognitions and accolades for his accomplishments in teaching, research, and leadership. His inquisitive nature and resourcefulness have resulted in over 60 peer-reviewed publications, abstracts, and editorials, four book chapters, and over 50 presentations at regional, national, and international meetings. His research interests focus primarily on the application of innovative techniques to improve surgical outcomes, complication profiles, and patient satisfaction. Currently, Dr. DeFazio serves as a reviewer for multiple scientific journals related to plastic surgery and its subspecialties.