Abbreviated Curriculum VitaeFrederick J. Menick M.D.

Undergraduate-Fordham College 1966-69

Medical School-Yale Medical School 1966-1970

Internship and General Surgery residencies-Stanford University Medical Center-1970, 1974

University of Arizona Medical Center 1975-1979

(Includes 2.5 years military service)

Plastic Surgery Residency-University of California at Irvine

Postgraduate Plastic Surgery Fellowships

Fellow, Bruce Connell MD Santa Ana California 1981

Senior Registrar, Queen Victoria Hospital East Grinstead England 1981

Millard Fellow, University of Miami 1982

Private Practice– Tucson, Arizona 1982-Present

Chief of Plastic Surgery -Tucson Veterans Administration Hospital 1985 to 1998

-University of Arizona Health Science Center 1991- 1995


2015 American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons Special Honorary Award

1990 and 2003 The James Barrett Brown Prize in Plastic Surgery, presented by the American

Association of Plastic Surgeons (awarded to the author of the most important paper published during the year in the American journals of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Annals of Plastic Surgery)

President of the Rhinoplasty Society 2006


Invited Professor

ASPS/PSF, Visiting Professor 2012-2013

American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons, Visiting Professor 2009-2010

Brazilians Society of Plastic Surgery, Mexican Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Planas Clinic Symposium, Barcelona Spain, Guerrero Santos International Symposium on Aesthetic Surgery Guadalajara Mexico and Puerto Vallata, Argentinian Society of Plastic Surgery, Ibero Latino American Society of Plastic Surgery, Costa Rican Society of Plastic Surgery, Israeli Society of Plastic Surgery, the Esser Society Biannual Course on Facial Reconstruction Rotterdam the Netherlands,

Invited Visiting Professor Stanford University, University of Chicago, Yale, University of California at San Francisco, University of California Irvine, University of Southern California, Duke University, Harvard, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Mt. Sinai New York City, University of Casablanca- among others



American Association of Plastic Surgeons

American Society of Plastic Surgeons

Aesthetic Society

Rhinoplasty Society


Honorary Member

Canadian Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons


Journal Editorship

Associate Editor – The Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2009 to present

Editorial Board Member–Journal of Cranio Maxillofacial Trauma and Reconstruction, 2016 to present   AO International Journal


Manuscript Reviewer for Plastic Reconstructive Surgery Annals of Plastic Surgery, Aesthetic Surgery Journal, Journal of Cranio Maxillofacial Trauma and reconstruction among others




-Aesthetic Nasal Reconstruction–Principles and Practice

September 2017

-Nasal Reconstruction- Art and Practice 2008, Elsevier (English and Spanish)


Aesthetic Reconstruction of the Nose (co-authored with G. Burget), Mosby

Guest editor of various Clinics in Plastic Surgery and Operative Techniques in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery approximately 30 chapters published in English and Spanish35 referred journal articles in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Journal of Microsurgery etc.