Catharine B. Garland, MD

Assistant Professor

  • Director, Cleft and Craniofacial Anomalies Clinic
  • Co-director, Birthmarks and Vascular Anomalies Clinic
  • Division of Plastic Surgery

garland@surgery.wisc.edu
(608) 265-8072

600 Highland Avenue
MC 7375
Madison, WI 53792-3236

Education

  • MD, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, California, 2008
  • Internship, General Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, 2009
  • Residency, General Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, 2011
  • Residency, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, 2015
  • Fellowship, Craniofacial and Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 2016

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Garland specializes in the treatment of infants and children including cleft lip and palate repair, craniosynostosis (skull shape abnormalities), speech disorders (hypernasal speech), ear abnormalities and vascular anomalies (birth marks). She has additional training in craniofacial surgery, maxillofacial trauma and orthognathic (jaw) surgery. She also performs a wide range of adult reconstructive and cosmetic surgery.

Research Interests

Dr. Garland’s research is focused on surgical outcomes in cleft and craniofacial patients. She is also interested in improving surgical education for students and residents.

Recent Publications

  • A Competency Assessment Tool for Unilateral Cleft Lip Repair.
    Rogers-Vizena CR, Sideridis GD, Patel KG, Garland CB, Mount DL, Yao CA
    Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2020 Jul; 8(7): e2954
    [PubMed ID: 32802652]

  • Resident Perspectives on Effective Surgical Training: Incivility, Confidence, and Mindset.
    Babchenko O, Scott K, Jung S, Frank S, Elmaraghi S, Thiagarajasubramanian S, Rendell V, Poore SO, Bentz ML, Garland CB
    J Surg Educ 2020 Sep - Oct; 77(5): 1088-1096
    [PubMed ID: 32546388]

  • Neonatal Mandibular Molding for Congenital Open Bite: 10-Year Follow-Up.
    Garland CB, Foglio A, Schuster L, Losee JE
    Plast. Reconstr. Surg. 2019 08; 144(2): 336e-338e
    [PubMed ID: 31348395]

  • Neonatal Mandibular Molding for Congenital Open Bite: 10 Year Follow-Up.
    Garland CB, Foglio A, Schuster L, Losee JE
    Plast. Reconstr. Surg. 2019 May 15;
    [PubMed ID: 31107779]

  • Psychological Theory as It Applies to Surgical Training.
    Babchenko O, Garland CB, Bentz ML, Poore SO
    Ann. Surg. 2019 05; 269(5): 812-814
    [PubMed ID: 30614874]

All Publications on PubMed