University of Wisconsin–Madison

Samuel O. Poore, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

  • Division of Plastic Surgery
(608) 263-1367

600 Highland Avenue
MC 3236
Madison, WI 53792


  • MD, PhD, Brown University, Providence, RI, 2004
  • Residency in Surgery, University of Wisconsin Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Madison, WI, 2009
  • Fellowship in Microsurgery and Research, Bernard O’Brien Institute of Microsurgery, Melbourne, Australia, 2010

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Poore specializes in microvascular surgery with an emphasis on breast reconstruction, as well as general plastic and reconstructive surgery, including reconstruction of the hand and post-bariatric body contouring.

Recent Publications

    • Repair of a Large Ventral Hernia in a Rhesus Macaque (Macaca mulatta) by Using an Abdominal Component Separation Technique.
    • Kempton SJ, Israel JS, Capuano S, Poore SO
    • Comp. Med. 2019 03 01; 68(2): 177-181
    • [PubMed ID: 29631659]
    • Precise One-Suture Needle-Guided Technique for Window Creation in Supermicrosurgical End-to-Side Anastomosis.
    • Zeng W, Shulzhenko NO, Dingle AM, Poore SO
    • J Reconstr Microsurg 2018 Aug 18;
    • [PubMed ID: 30121050]
    • Postoperative Management of Lower Extremity Free Tissue Transfer: A Systematic Review.
    • Soteropulos CE, Chen JT, Poore SO, Garland CB
    • J Reconstr Microsurg 2018 Jul 29;
    • [PubMed ID: 30085347]
    • Characterizing cortical responses evoked by electrical stimulation of the mouse infraorbital nerve.
    • Suminski AJ, Ness JP, Zeng W, Novello J, Brodnick SK, Pisaniello J, Dingle AM, Poore SO, Lake WB, Williams JC
    • Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2018 Jul; 2018: 4756-4759
    • [PubMed ID: 30441412]
    • Drains in Prepectoral Breast Reconstruction: Show Me the Evidence.
    • Block LM, Ollech CJ, Poore SO, Afifi AM
    • Ann Plast Surg 2018 Aug; 81(2): 248
    • [PubMed ID: 29916892]

All Publications on PubMed