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Clinton S. Morrison, M.D.

Pediatrics, Surgery

Clinical Interests

Plastic - Adult Plastic - Pediatric Plastic Surgery

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-1000

Fax: (585) 276-1985

Office: (585) 275-1000

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Biography

Professional Background

Serving as the Plastic Surgery Team Director for the interdisciplinary Cleft and Craniofacial Center at Golisano Children's Hospital, Dr. Clinton Morrison devotes his career to caring for children and adults with craniofacial conditions. His passion treating this unique group of patients and their families correlates to individual attention and a patient-focused approach. Dr. Morrison grew up in Kentucky, graduating first in his class and summa cum laude from the University of Louisville School of Medicine. He then completed a combined residency program in general surgery and plastic surgery at Brown University in Providence, RI. Following completion of his plastic surgery education, Dr. Morrison elected to pursue additional training to gain further expertise in craniomaxillofacial surgery, comprehensive cleft surgery, and pediatric plastic surgery. He joined the world famous Seattle Children's Hospital/University of Washington Harborview Medical Center Cleft and Craniofacial Team for a clinical fellowship and faculty appointment as clinical instructor in plastic surgery, gaining comfort in treating even the most complex of patients. Dr. Morrison brings expertise in all aspects of craniomaxillofacial surgery, including; cleft lip and palate, craniosynostosis and other cranial anomalies, jaw surgery, complex facial trauma, as well as comprehensive pediatric plastic surgery. Outside of the hospital, Dr. Morrison enjoys spending time with his wife and three daughters, as well as skiing, tennis, and golf.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery -

Education

2003
BS | Centre College of Kentucky
Biology

2007
MD | University of Louisville School of Medicine
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2007 - 06/30/2008
Internship in Surgery-General at Rhode Island Hospital

07/1/2008 - 06/30/2010
Residency in Surgery-General at Rhode Island Hospital

07/1/2010 - 06/30/2013
Residency in Plastic Surgery at Rhode Island Hospital

07/1/2013 - 06/30/2014
Fellowship in at Seattle Childrens Hospital

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Awards

2010 - 2011
Regan Fellow
Sponsor: Operation Smile

2007
The University of Louisville School of Medicine Dean's Award for top graduating academic rank

2007
The Kentucky Medical Association Alliance scholarship award for top class rank

2006
The Kentucky Medical Association Alliance scholarship award for top class rank

2006
Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society, inductee

2005 - 2006
The Southern Medical Association achievement scholarship

2005
The Kentucky Medical Association Alliance scholarship award for top class rank

2004
The Henry Gray Barbour memorial prize for excellence in Pharmacology

2004
The Association of Pathology Chairs honor society

2004
The American Association of Clinical Pathologists' award for academic excellence and achievement

2004
The Letitia Shelby Kimsey-Taylor award for excellence in Microbiology and Immunology

2003
The Mary A Hilton Award for excellence in Biochemistry

2003
The Dr. Atwood P Latham memorial prize in Anatomy

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Publications

Journal Articles

1/13/2017
Khouri JS, McCheyne MJ, Morrison CS. "#Cleft: The Use of Social Media Amongst Parents of Infants with Clefts." The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association.. 2017 Jan 13; Epub 2017 Jan 13.

11/2016
Wu J, Heike C, Birgfeld C, Evans K, Maga M, Morrison C, Saltzman B, Shapiro L, Tse R. "Measuring Symmetry in Children With Unrepaired Cleft Lip: Defining a Standard for the Three-Dimensional Midfacial Reference Plane." The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association.. 2016 Nov 0; 53(6):695-704. Epub 2016 Jan 11.

5/2016
Reddy SC, Baman JR, Morrison CS, Scott GA. "Cutaneous mucinosis of infancy." JAAD case reports.. 2016 May 0; 2(3):250-2. Epub 2016 Jun 27.

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