A Neil Salyapongse, MD


  • Division of Plastic Surgery

(608) 287-2100

1 S. Park Street
4th Floor
Madison, WI 53715


  • MD, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL 1995
  • Residency in General Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 1995-1998
  • Research Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 1998- 2000
  • Residency in Plastic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 2000- 2002
  • Fellowship in Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery (Orthopedic), Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY 2002- 2003

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Salyapongse is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and holds a “Certificate of Added Qualification in Surgery of the Hand“. His interests focus on disorders of the hand and upper extremity (trauma, nerve compression/injury, arthritis) as well as general reconstruction (including microsurgery) following trauma, tumor surgery (breast, skin, or extremity) and congenital abnormalities.

Recent Publications

  • What Influences a Plastic Surgery Resident to Pursue an Academic Career?
    Mandel BA, Weber SM, Gutowski KA, Salyapongse AN, Bentz ML
    Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2018 Oct; 6(10): e1860
    [PubMed ID: 30534481]

  • Surgical Education Module Improves Operative Proficiency in Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release: A Blinded Randomized Controlled Trial of Trainees.
    Kempton SJ, Salyapongse AN, Israel JS, Mandel BA
    J Surg Educ 2018 Mar - Apr; 75(2): 442-449
    [PubMed ID: 29033271]

  • Discussion: A Closer Look at the 2013 to 2014 Integrated Plastic Surgery Match.
    Nayar HS, Salyapongse AN, Bentz ML
    Plast Reconstr Surg 2016 Mar; 137(3): 630e-631e
    [PubMed ID: 26910707]

  • Preserving and Improving the Trade: Best Practices in Plastic Surgery Education.
    Salyapongse AN
    J Craniofac Surg 2015 Nov; 26(8): 2249-50
    [PubMed ID: 26517472]

  • The Current State of Global Surgery Training in Plastic Surgery Residency.
    Nayar HS, Salyapongse AN, Mount DL, Bentz ML
    Plast Reconstr Surg 2015 Dec; 136(6): 830e-7e
    [PubMed ID: 26270901]

All Publications on PubMed