Michael Neumeister, MD

Department of Surgery Chair, Plastic Surgeon
Plastic Surgery
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    About me



    Education & training

    Chair and Professor, Department of Surgery
    Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery
    Program Director, Hand Fellowship
    Board Certifications
    Plastic Surgery
    Medical School
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada - General Surgery
    Manitoba University, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada - Plastic Surgery
    Brigham and Women's Hospital, a Teaching Affiliate of Harvard University School of Medicine, Boston, MA - Microsurgery/Hand Surgery
    SIU School of Medicine, Springfield, IL - Microsurgery


    Clinical locations


    SIU Institute for Plastic Surgery

    747 N. Rutledge Street Springfield, IL 62702 3rd Floor
    Mon - Fri: 8:00 am-4:30 pm

    SIU Plastic Surgery at Decatur Memorial Hospital

    302 West Hay Street Decatur, IL 62526 Suite 205

    Hospital privileges

    • Blessing Hospital, Quincy IL
    • Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur, IL
    • HSHS St. Francis Hospital, Litchfield IL
    • HSHS St. John's Hospital, Springfield, IL
    • HSHS St. Mary's Hospital, Decatur, IL
    • Memorial Health, Springfield IL
    • Taylorville Memorial Hospital, Taylorville IL
    • Vibra Hospital of Springfield, Springfield IL


    Research Interests
    Microsurgery, Hand Surgery, Congenital Head and Neck Anomalies, Breast Reconstruction, Burns, Cosmetic Surgery

    Related articles

    A microscope view of a skin diagram

    Skin Engineering

    Within an operating room, surgeons sometimes notice little things that they wish they could do better. A change that could improve the medical outcome or the patient’s post-op convalescence is not to be ignored.

    SIU Surgeon Earns Outstanding Faculty Teacher Award

    The American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons has named Michael Neumeister, MD, FACS, chair of the Department of Surgery and a professor of surgery at SIU School of Medicine, the organization's