Dr. Ramon DeJesus, M.D., FACS
Plastic, Hand, Reconstructive & Peripheral Nerve Surgeon
Dr. Ramon DeJesus opened his current practice in 2004 in response to a need for specialized reconstructive and hand surgery services in Harford County. The practice has grown to incorporate a team of Physician Assistants, Certified Hand Therapists, and another physician to become Bel Air Center for Plastic and Hand Surgery.
Dr. DeJesus received his undergraduate training from University of Missouri, Ohio State University, and Interamerican University in Puerto Rico. He received his Medical Degree from Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine followed by a research fellowship in Surgical Anatomy at the University of Louisville. He went on to complete a surgical internship at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, a General Surgery residency at York Hospital, a fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Johns Hopkins and University of Maryland, and a specialized fellowship in Hand and Microsurgery from the renowned Buncke Clinic in San Francisco, California.
Dr. DeJesus is Board Certified in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and holds an additional certificate in Surgery of the Hand. He serves as the Chief of Hand Surgery and Plastic Surgery at University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Hospital. He is actively involved in the development of the Cancer Center Program at Upper Chesapeake and is dedicated to further developing innovative reconstructive procedures for patients in Harford County. Dr. DeJesus is an Assistant Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Maryland, and is an Adjunct Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Johns Hopkins University. He is actively involved in the education and training of Plastic and Reconstructive Residents and Hand Surgery fellows. Dr. DeJesus also serves as a Commander in the United States Navy Reserve Medical Corps.
Dr. DeJesus has been invited to speak at national and international symposiums and academic forums. He publishes in peer-reviewed journals and constantly strives to remain abreast of the most current reconstruction techniques. He is a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, the American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, and the American Association for Hand Surgery.
Dr. DeJesus maintains privileges at the following hospitals:
University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Medical Center
University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center
Johns Hopkins Bayview Hospital
His military hospital privileges include:
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
San Diego National Military Center