Primary Office

S. Anthony Wolfe, MD, PA
3100 SW 62 Avenue, ACB #2230
Miami, FL 33155
Phone Number: 305-662-4111


Medical School - Harvard Medical School
Residency - University of Miami
Internship - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Residency - Peter Bent Brigham
Fellowship - With Dr. Paul Tessier

Board Certifications

American Board of Plastic Surgery - Certified
American Board of Surgery (Gen Cert in Surgery) - Certified

Director, Division of Plastic Surgery

Dr. S. Anthony Wolfe is Director of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Nicklaus Children's Hospital. A graduate of Harvard University Medical School, he completed his residency in general surgery at Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in Boston and in plastic surgery at the University of Miami. Dr. Wolfe holds two specialty board certifications, one from the American Board of Surgery and the other from the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He has been the recipient of numerous honors, including the Boylston Prize (Harvard Medical School), a Fullbright scholarship (1974-75), and has been named one of the Best Doctors in America. Dr. Wolfe is a member of the American Association of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, and many other professional organizations. In addition, Dr. Wolfe was a member of the Florida Governor’s Advisory Council of Cleft Lip and Palate and Craniofacial Anomalies Program and has served as a consultant to the National Institutes of Health Special Studies Section Meetings. Dr. Wolfe has published numerous articles, books, chapters in selected books, and is an internationally renowned speaker, lecturer and panel discussant.


Satterwhite, T.S., Wolfe, S.A. (2016). Reply: Fibrous Dysplasia: Management of the Optic Canal. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 137(6), 1061e-1062e. View in Pubmed

Satterwhite, T.S., Morrison, G., Ragheb, J., Bhatia, S., Perlyn, C., Wolfe, S.A. (2015). Fibrous dysplasia: management of the optic canal. Plastic and reconstructive surgery, 135(6), 1016e-1024e. View in Pubmed

Simon, F., Ketoff, S., Guichard, B., Wolfe, S.A., Tulasne, J.F., Bertolus, C., Khonsari, R.H. (2015). Lower jaw reconstruction and dental rehabilitation after war injuries: The experience of Paul Tessier in Iran in the late 1980s. Journal of cranio-maxillo-facial surgery, 43(5), 606-610. View in Pubmed

Simon F1, Wolfe, S.A., Guichard, B., Bertolus, C., Khonsari, R.H. (2015). Paul Tessier facial reconstruction in 1970 Iran, a series of post-noma defects. Journal of cranio-maxillo-facial surgery, 43(4), 503-509. View in Pubmed

Wolfe, S.A., Mejia, M.L. (2013). Staged rotation advancements provide improved nasal results compared to 1-Stage repairs in patients with complete bilateral cleft lip and palate. Annals of Plastic Surgery, 72(3), 307-311. View in Pubmed

Wolfe, S.A. (2013). Commentary on: Correction of cleft lip nose deformity with rib cartilage. Aesthetic Surgery Journal, 33(5), 674. View in Pubmed

Bauer, M., Saldarriaga, W., Wolfe, S.A., Beckwith, J.B., Frias, J.L., Cohen, M.M. Jr. (2013). Two extraordinarily severe cases of Treacher Collins syndrome. American Journal of Medical Genetics, 161A(3), 445-452. View in Pubmed

Fan, K., Kawamoto, H.K., McCarthy, J.G., Bartlett, S.P., Matthews, D.C., Wolfe, S.A., Tanna, N., Vu, M.T., Bradley, J.P. (2012). Top five craniofacial techniques for training in plastic surgery residency. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 129(3), 477e-487e. View in Pubmed

Wolfe, S.A. (2012). D. Ralph Millard, Jr., M.D., 1919 to 2011. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 129(5), 1214-1217. View in Pubmed

Wolfe, S.A. (2012). A Man from Heric: The Life and Work of Paul Tessier, MD, Father of Craniofacial Surgery (2 vols). Lulu Publications. The Life and Work of Paul Tessier, MD, Father of Craniofacial Surgery (2 vols).

Wolfe, S.A. (2011). Paul L. Tessier, MD, a tribute to the father of craniofacial surgery. Annals of Plastic Surgery, 67(6), S36-S41. View in Pubmed

Burke, R.M., Morin, R.J., Perlyn, C.A., Laure, B., Wolfe, S.A. (2011). Special considerations in vascular anomalies: operative management of craniofacial osseous lesions. Clinics in Plastic Surgery, 38(1), 133-142. View in Pubmed

Gargano, F., Tessier, P., Wolfe, S.A. (2011). Breast reduction with dermoglandular flaps: Tessier’s “total dermo-mastopexy” and the “yin-yang technique". Annals of Plastic Surgery, 67(6), S42-S54. View in Pubmed

Tessier, P., Matthews, D.C., Kamerer, D. Jr., Ciminello, F.S., Gargano, F., Wolfe, S.A. (2011). Platysma-based myocutaneous clavicular island flap for intraoral reconstruction. Annals of Plastic Surgery, 67(6), S55-S69. View in Pubmed

Wolfe, S.A. (2010). Discussion. Comparison of three incisions to repair complete unilateral cleft lip. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 125(4), 1217-1219. View in Pubmed

Wolfe, S.A. (2009). Choice of incision for primary repair of unilateral cleft lip. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 123(6), 1882-1883. View in Pubmed

Ciminello, F. S., Morin, R. J., Nguyen, T. J., Wolfe, S.A. (2009). Cleft lip and palate: review. Comprehensive Therapy, 35(1), 37-43. View in Pubmed

Tessier, P., Ciminello, F.S., Wolfe, S.A. (2009). The Arrhinias. Scandinavian Journal of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 43(4), 177-196. View in Pubmed

Wolfe, S.A., Podda, S., Mejia, M. (2008). Correction of nostril stenosis and alteration of nostril shape with an orthonostric device. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 121(6), 1974-1977. View in Pubmed

Wolfe, S.A., Ghurani, R., Podda, S., Ward, J. (2008). An examination of posttraumatic, postsurgical orbital deformities: conclusions drawn for improvement of primary treatment. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 122(6), 1870-1881. View in Pubmed

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