Rajendra Sawh-Martinez, MD - Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Address: 3300 W Lake Mary Blvd
Lake Mary FL, 32746
Call: (407) 632-1010
Dr. Sawh-Martinez returns home to central Florida to provide the latest innovations in surgical care matched by his dedication to putting patients interests first.
Dr. Raj Sawh-Martinez was the inaugural Yale University Craniofacial Surgery Fellow, serving with an appointment as a Clinical Instructor in the Yale University section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
He graduated with honors from New York University with a Bachelor of Science in Neural Science, and attended the Yale University School of Medicine. He earned a coveted position in the Yale University Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residency Program, with a Chief Resident appointment at Yale-New Haven Hospital.
During medical school at Yale, Dr. Sawh-Martinez spent two years as an NIH Research Fellow in the Vascular Tissue Engineering Laboratory that was the first in the world to implant tissue engineered blood vessels into human infants to repair their congenital heart defects. His research interests dovetailed into his passion for plastic surgery, amounting to authorship and co-authorship of over 30 peer-reviewed publications, multiple national and international research presentations, and several book chapters. He was a former resident ambassador to the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Journal, and currently maintains positions on the editorial boards of the Journal of Craniofacial Surgery & the open access Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - Global Open Journal.
Dr. Sawh-Martinez specializes in Craniofacial, Maxillofacial & Aesthetic plastic surgery with a focus on craniosynostosis, orthognathic (jaw) surgery, cleft lip and palate repair, mandible distraction, and complex facial plastic surgery for patients of all ages.