Carlos Villafane MDFor over 30 years, Dr. Carlos Villafane has dedicated his profession to helping patients from all walks of life who are in need of orthopaedic and surgical expertise. Dr. Villafane, a board certified and accomplished hand surgeon, first became board certified in Hand Surgery, 1994; then Cosmetic Surgery, 1998; following up with Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 2000.

With such an extensive Orthopaedic and Plastic & Reconstructive background, Dr. Villafane is capable of sculpting your body as well as repairing hand and wrist leaving nominal scarring. 


Hand Surgery
Hand and Microvascular Surgery
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Medical Education

Universidad de Rosario de Medicina Rosario, Argentina, M.D. 1972


Illinois Central Community Hospital, Chicago, Ill., General Surgery, PGY 1 1979-1980
Sinai Hospital of Detroit, Mich., General Surgery 1981-1984
Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Mich. 1988-1990
The Detroit Medical Center, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery General Surgery Certificate #30490, March 1985
American Board of Surgery August 1994, Certification of Added Qualifications in Surgery of the Hand Recertification September 2004
American Board of Cosmetic Surgery 1998
American Board of Clinical Medicine & Surgery November 2000
The American Board of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery


Cardiovascular Surgery, Butterworth Hospital Grand Rapids, Mich. 1980-1981
Michigan Hand & Microvascular Surgery, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Mich. 1984-1985


Michigan Surgery Specialists, P.C.


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