Thomas Lawrence, MD, MPH


Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon
Director, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Professor of Surgery  - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Contact Information

Primary Office: 1541 JCP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Primary Office Phone: 319-384-8129



High School Diploma, Thomas Jefferson High School, Richmond, VA
BS, Yale University, New Haven, CT
MD, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA
MPH, Harvard University, School of Public Health, Boston, MA

Internship and Second Year of Residency, General Surgery, North Carolina Memorial Hospital, Chapel Hill, NC
Residency, General Surgery, Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA
, Plastic Surgery, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Residency, Plastic Surgery, University of Chicago
Training Course, NCMH Management/Leadership Institute, School of Business Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Training Course, Primary Training in Hyperbaric Medicine, Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital, Columbia, SC

Licensure and Certifications

Iowa Medical License
Kansas Medical License
Missouri Medical License
North Carolina Medical License
Board Certified American Board of Plastic Surgery
Board Certified American Board of Surgery

Selected Publications

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Lawrence T, Rohrich  , McGrath  , Ahmad J,  .  Assessing the Plastic Surgery Workforce: A Template for the Future of Plastic Surgery.  Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  2010. 125:736.

Lawrence T, Fitzal  F, Schrenk  P.  Review of Oncoplastic Breast Surgery: A Guide to Clinica Practice.  2010. 

Lawrence T, Perlyn  , Marsh  .  Scars.  Quality Medical Publishing .  2010. 

Lawrence T, Rohrich R, Campbell  M, Spear  , Larson D.  AACPS White Paper on Departmental Status.  Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery .  2009. 124:293-397.

Lawrence T.  Discussion of ‘Simulation in Plastic Surgery Training and Education: The Path Forward’.  Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  2009. 123:739-740.

Lawrence T, Rogers  , Gutowski K, Munoz-Del Rio A, Larson  , Edwards  M, Hansen  J, Stevenson  T, Bentz  M.  Integrated Plastic Surgery Residency Applicant Survey: Characteristics of Successful Applicants and Feedback about the Interview Process.  Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  2009. 123:1607-1617.

Lawrence T.  Review of Operating Department Pracitce A-Z,by Tom Williams and Brian Smith.  2009. 123(2):420.

Lawrence T, Shorten S, Leahy  .  Maximizing the Aesthetic Result after Massive Weight Loss.  Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  2008. 122:1214-1225.

Lawrence T, Rohrich R, McGrath M.  Plastic Surgeons Over 50: Practice Patterns, Satisfaction and Retirement Plans.  Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  2008. 121:1458-1474.

Lawrence T, Lowenstein  A, Norton  , Barie P, Bollinger R.  Plastic Surgery.  Springer-Verlag.  2008. 

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