Trajan A Cuellar

Trajan A Cuellar, MB, BCh, MRCS

Assistant Professor

Department: MD-SURGERY-PLASTIC
Business Phone: (352) 284-0098

About Trajan A Cuellar

Trajan Alistair Cuellar, MB, BCh is an assistant professor in the division of plastic and reconstructive surgery at the UF College of Medicine. He is double board-certified in general surgery and in plastic and reconstructive surgery.

Dr. Cuellar earned his medical degree from University College Cork – National University of Ireland in 2005 and then completed basic surgical training from the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland in 2008. He completed his general surgery residency at the University of Florida College of Medicine and a plastic and reconstructive surgery residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, followed by the Stepping Strong trauma and microsurgery fellowship from Brigham and Women’s Hospital in 2018.

Prior to joining UF Health, Dr. Cuellar was an instructor of surgery at Harvard Medical School in Boston.

Dr. Cuellar is a member of professional associations, including the American Board of Surgery, the Irish Medical Council, the General Medical Council of the United Kingdom and the Royal Society of Medicine. He has won several awards including the James Harvey Hendrix Jr. Award

Dr. Cuellar has presented several times at professional meetings and has numerous publications, including acknowledgements in the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine 5th (ed), and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    American Board of Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
    American Board of Plastic Surgery

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Surgery
Subspecialties
  • Plastic Surgery
Areas of Interest
  • Breast augmentation surgery
  • Breast reconstruction – implants
  • Breast reconstruction – natural tissue
  • Carpal tunnel release
  • Facelift
  • Microvascular surgery for breast reconstruction
  • Rhinophyma
  • Rhinoplasty

Publications

2020
Dissecting Cellulitis of the Scalp: A Review and Case Studies of Surgical Reconstruction.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery. Global open. 8(8) [DOI] 10.1097/GOX.0000000000003015. [PMID] 32983774.
2020
Reduction Mammaplasty in a Patient with Kniest Dysplasia: Case Report and Literature Review.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery. Global open. 8(3) [DOI] 10.1097/GOX.0000000000002649. [PMID] 32537328.
2017
Reply: Office-Based Postaxial Polydactyly Excision in Neonates, Infants, and Children.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 139(1) [DOI] 10.1097/PRS.0000000000002875. [PMID] 28027268.
2016
Office-Based Post-Axial Polydactyly Excision in Neonates, Infants, and Children.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 137(2):564-568 [DOI] 10.1097/01.prs.0000475787.67693.e7. [PMID] 26818291.
2014
Blunt cerebrovascular injury in rugby and other contact sports: case report and review of the literature.
World journal of emergency surgery : WJES. 9 [DOI] 10.1186/1749-7922-9-36. [PMID] 24872841.

Education

Fellowship – Stepping Strong trauma and microsurgery
2017-2018 · Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency – Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2014-2017 · University of Mississippi Medical Center
Residency – General Surgery
2008-2014 · University of Florida College of Medicine
Basic surgical training
2006-2008 · Royal College of Surgeons Ireland
Medical School
2000-2005 · University College Cork – National University of Ireland

Contact Details

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(352) 284-0098
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