Stephen J. Vega, MD

Stephen J. Vega, MD

Contact Information

Office: (585) 383-4040


The biographical information for Stephen J. Vega, MD is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Ivy Society Plastic Surgery Research Conference, Second Place, Philadelphia, 1998 1998
Twenty-first Century Scholar, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Four year full-tuition merit scholarship, 1994 1994
SWAHAP Scholarship, 4 year medical school scholarship, 1994 1994
SPAEP Undergraduate Internship Honor Award, U. of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 1990 1990
LULAC Texas State and National College Scholarship, 1989 1989

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 12 available »

2008 Dec
Vega SJ; Jiang S; Sbitany H; Serletti J;. "500 Consecutive free TRAM Flaps for Breast Reconstruction: A Single Surgeon's Experience." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2008; .
2008 Dec
Selber J; Samra r; Vega SJ; Sonnad s; Wu L; Serletti J. "A Head to Head Comparison Between the MS Free TRAM and the SIEA: Is the Rate of Flap Loss Worth the Gain in Abdominal Wall Function?". Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2008; .
2007 Jan
Vega SJ, Sbitany H, Bossert RP. "Vastus lateralis free flap for soft tissue coverage of a lower extremity diabetic ulcer." Journal of reconstructive microsurgery. 2007 Jan; 23(1):51-3.
2006 Sep
Paige KT, Vega SJ, Kelly CP, Bartlett SP, Zakai E, Jawad AF, Stouffer N, Whitaker LA. ""Age-dependent Closure of Bony Defects after Frontal Orbital Advancement."". Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2006; 118(4): 977-84.
2006 May
Vega SJ, Bossert RP, Serletti JM. "Improving outcomes in bilateral breast reconstruction using autogenous tissue." Annals of plastic surgery. 2006 May; 56(5):487-90; discussion 490-1.


Plastic Surgery - American Board of Plastic Surgery


MS- Masters in Health Science Business Administration | University of Rochester, Simon School of Business2007
MD | Medicine | Univ Pennsylvania Sch Medicine1999
BA | Anthropology | Amherst College1993

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Surgery at University of Rochester Medical Center06/01/2004 - 12/31/2004
Residency in Plastic Surgery at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/2002 - 06/30/2004
Internship in Surgery at University of Rochester Medical Center06/25/1999 - 07/01/2000