Physicians and Staff

University of Maryland Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Physicians

University of Maryland School of Medicine Faculty Physicians

Ronald P. Silverman, M.D.Ronald P. Silverman, M.D.

Dr. Silverman is an associate professor of surgery in the University of Maryland School of Medicine and chief of the Division of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Silverman has experience in facial and nasal reconstruction, skin cancer resection, burn reconstruction, complex wound management, general reconstructive surgery, and facial and breast cosmetic surgery. He maintains a clinical and research interest in skin cancer resection and facial/nasal reconstruction, and is currently involved in research projects focused on tissue engineering for reconstructive surgery.

Dr. Silverman is also a member of the University of Maryland Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute Cleft Lip and Palate team. After receiving his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine, where he was awarded the Wayne W. Babock prize for outstanding performance in surgery, Dr. Silverman completed his plastic surgery residency at Harvard/Massachusetts General Hospital, where he gained extensive experience in both cosmetic as well as reconstructive surgery.

Dr. Silverman is an expert in minimally invasive cosmetic surgery, facial cosmetic surgery, and breast and body contouring.

Practice Locations:

University of Maryland Medical Center
22 S. Greene Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

University of Maryland Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute
2200 Kernan Drive
Baltimore, MD 21207

Appointment phone number: 410-328-2360


Nelson H. Goldberg, M.D.Nelson H. Goldberg, M.D.

Dr. Goldberg is a professor of surgery in the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr. Goldberg's special areas of expertise include abdominal reconstruction, breast reconstruction after mastectomy, cancer, congenital deformities, cosmetic surgery, hand surgery and peripheral nerve surgery. After receiving his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Dr. Goldberg completed a plastic surgery residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital and a hand fellowship at Yale-Hartford Hospital.

Practice Location:

University of Maryland Medical Center
22 S. Greene Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Appointment phone number: 410-328-2360


Sheri Slezak, M.D.Sheri Slezak, M.D.

Dr. Slezak is an associate professor of surgery in the University of Maryland School of Medicine and Director of Breast Reconstruction at the University of Maryland Medical Center. After receiving her medical degree from Harvard University, Dr. Slezak completed her general surgery residency at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. Dr. Slezak also completed a fellowship in plastic surgery at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. Her areas of expertise include breast implants, cancer reconstruction, breast reduction, and breast asymmetries.

Practice Location:

University of Maryland Medical Center
22 S. Greene Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Appointment phone number: 410-328-2360

For more information on the University of Maryland Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute Plastic Surgery or to make an appointment, please call 410-328-2360.