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Lee D Faucher, MD

Surgical Services

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(608) 265-9574

MADISON, WI 53792-7375

Lee D Faucher, MD

Director, Burn Center
Section of Trauma, Acute Care Surgery, Burn and Surgical Critical Care
Division of General Surgery


  • MD, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, 1996
  • Surgical Residency, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, 1996-2001
  • Fellow, Burn Trauma, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2001-2002

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Faucher is certified by the American Board of Surgery, a member of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma, American Burn Association, and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He specializes in the surgical treatment of trauma and burns, and surgical critical care.

Dr. Faucher provides a wide range of services including Burn Surgery, Hidradenitis, Management of Complicated Wounds, and Trauma Surgery.

Research Interests

Dr. Faucher’s research interests include burn and trauma epidemiology, the clinical aspects of burn and trauma care, and scientific and clinical aspects of wound healing.

Active Clinical Trials
  • An Open-Label, Controlled, Randomized, Multicenter, Dose Escalation Study Evaluating the Safety and Efficacy of StrataGraft® Skin Tissue in Promoting the Healing of the Deep Partial-Thickness Component of Complex Skin Defects as an Alternative to Autografting
    Principal Investigator(s): Lee D Faucher, MD
    Status: Active, not recruiting
    [ NCT01437852]
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Recent Publications
  • What's in a Name? Recent Key Projects of the Committee on Organization and Delivery of Burn Care.
    Hickerson WL, Ryan CM, Conlon KM, Harrington DT, Foster K, Schwartz S, Iyer N, Jeschke M, Haller HL, Faucher LD, Arnoldo BD, Jeng JC
    J Burn Care Res 2014 Nov 24.
    [PubMed ID: 25423435]
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  • One burn, one standard.
    Giretzlehner M, Haller HL, Faucher LD, Pressman MA, Salinas J, Jeng JC
    J Burn Care Res 2014 Sep-Oct; 35(5):e372.
    [PubMed ID: 25144809]
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  • Local delivery of allogeneic bone marrow and adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stromal cells for cutaneous wound healing in a porcine model.
    Hanson SE, Kleinbeck KR, Cantu D, Kim J, Bentz ML, Faucher LD, Kao WJ, Hematti P
    J Tissue Eng Regen Med 2013 Feb 18.
    [PubMed ID: 23418160, PMC ID: 4050123]
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  • Bilateral versus unilateral bronchoalveolar lavage for the diagnosis of ventilator-associated pneumonia.
    Jonker MA, Sauerhammer TM, Faucher LD, Schurr MJ, Kudsk KA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 2012 Dec; 13(6):391-5.
    [PubMed ID: 23240724, PMC ID: 3532003]
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  • Clinical Evaluation of NIKS-Based Bioengineered Skin Substitute Tissue in Complex Skin Defects: Phase I/IIa Clinical Trial Results.
    Schurr MJ, Foster KN, Lokuta MA, Rasmussen CA, Thomas-Virnig CL, Faucher LD, Caruso DM, Allen-Hoffmann BL
    Adv Wound Care (New Rochelle) 2012 Apr; 1(2):95-103.
    [PubMed ID: 24527287, PMC ID: 3623596]
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