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Robert Dickerson Rehnke, MD

Dr. Rehnke is certified by the American Board of Surgery. He received his bachelor's degree, Magna Cum Laude from the University of South Florida, where he was a member of Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, and he completed his medical degree at Duke University School of Medicine in North Carolina.

Dr. Rehnke completed a five year General Surgery Residency at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital. He then returned to Duke University Medical Center for three years where he was a Chief Resident in Plastic Surgery.

Dr. Rehnke has published articles and written text book chapters on plastic surgery. He recently lectured on the subject of endoscopic plastic surgery at several national conferences. He has also worked as a consultant to the industry in the development of new surgical instruments used in performing endoscopic plastic surgery. He holds a patent on a surgical instrument which is now widely used by physicians in both breast reconstruction and breast augmentation.

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Medical Education & Training

Medical School: Duke University School of Medicine
Residency: Jackson Memorial Hospital & Duke University
Fellowship: University of Louisville
Specialty Board Certifications: American Board of Plastic Surgery

Procedures and Conditions

Trauma and burns including: - Acute and reconstructive burn treatment - Facial fracture reduction and facial tissue reconstruction - Facial trauma and fractures - Initial Burn management - Reconstruction using aloplastic materials - Repair nerves and vessels and tendons - Skin grafting - Soft tissue wounds Skin and soft tissue neoplasms including: - Decubitus pressure sores - Dermal and fat grafting - Excision of cutaneous, intraoral and intranasal, soft tissue, thyroglossal and branchial tumors, and cleft cysts - Head and neck neoplasm - Hemangiomas - Lymphadenectomy of the neck, axilla, and inguinal region - Lymphedema - Myocutaneous flaps - Pedical skin flaps - Contracture release - Salivary gland tumors - Scar formation - Benign and malignant lesions of the skin and soft tissue - Tissue laxity - Wound failures Surgery of the breast: - Breast augmentation - Breast biopsy - Breast reconstruction - Breast reduction or lift - Congenital and acquired anomalies - Mastectomy (subcutaneous and simple) Surgery of the breast: - Breast augmentation - Breast biopsy - Breast reconstruction - Breast reduction or lift - Congenital and acquired anomalies - Mastectomy (subcutaneous and simple)

Gender

Male

Languages

English

Robert Dickerson Rehnke, MD

Specialty

Plastic Surgery
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Robert Dickerson Rehnke, MD

Office Locations

Robert Dickerson Rehnke MD
6606 10th Avenue N.
St. Petersburg, FL 33710
Phone: (727) 341-0337
Fax: (727) 341-0637