Samuel O. Poore, MD, PhD

Associate 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

    • The Classification and Surgical Treatment of Adult Acquired Buried Penis Syndrome: A Call for Data and Collaboration.
    • Poore SO
    • Aesthet Surg J 2019 Dec 26;
    • [PubMed ID: 31877210]
    • Methodology for creating a chronic osseointegrated neural interface for prosthetic control in rabbits.
    • Dingle AM, Ness JP, Novello J, Israel JS, Sanchez R, Millevolte AXT, Brodnick S, Krugner-Higby L, Nemke B, Lu Y, Suminski AJ, Markel MD, Williams JC, Poore SO
    • J. Neurosci. Methods 2020 Feb 01; 331: 108504
    • [PubMed ID: 31711884]
    • Multispecialty Microsurgical Course Utilizing the Blue-Blood Chicken Thigh Model Significantly Improves Resident Comfort, Confidence, and Attitudes in Multiple Domains.
    • Shulzhenko NO, Zeng W, Albano NJ, Lyon SM, Wieland AM, Mahajan AY, Williams D, Bentz ML, Poore SO
    • J Reconstr Microsurg 2019 Nov 05;
    • [PubMed ID: 31689721]
    • Enhanced Recovery after Surgery in Breast Reconstruction: A Systematic Review.
    • Soteropulos CE, Tang SYQ, Poore SO
    • J Reconstr Microsurg 2019 Nov; 35(9): 695-704
    • [PubMed ID: 31370092]
    • Major Histocompatibility Complex-Matched Arteries Have Similar Patency to Autologous Arteries in a Mauritian Cynomolgus Macaque Major Histocompatibility Complex-Defined Transplant Model.
    • Maufort JP, Israel JS, Brown ME, Kempton SJ, Albano NJ, Zeng W, Kelnhofer LE, Reynolds MR, Perrin ES, Sanchez RJ, Sluvkin II, Thomson JA, Poore SO
    • J Am Heart Assoc 2019 Aug 06; 8(15): e012135
    • [PubMed ID: 31313646]

All Publications on PubMed