Dr-MartinDr. David Martin is a Board Certified Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon with more than fifteen years experience practicing in Middle Tennessee. He has extensive expertise across the entire spectrum of plastic surgery, treats patients of all ages, and has received numerous accolades for his professional accomplishments from national, state, and local organizations. His patients have included country music and television personalities, as well as respected members of the judiciary, medical, and public-service communities.
Dr. Martin also possesses additional training and certification in problems affecting the hand and arm. The first hand surgeon to perform finger reattachment locally, he remains committed to providing the highest level of care to the hard working men and women of Tennessee who rely on their hands to support their families and to continue to participate in recreation.
“To my established patients: I remain profoundly grateful for the privilege of providing you plastic surgical care. Your words of endorsement to others remain the greatest outreach to individuals considering seeing a plastic surgeon and help ease their apprehensions prior to their first visit. To those of you considering a first consultation: Thank you for visiting our website. I would be honored to have the opportunity to get acquainted with you, to listen carefully and fully understand your desires and expectations, to advise you with honesty and openness, and to do everything humanly possible to have your introductory visit meet your highest expectations. I look forward to meeting you soon.”
Undergraduate Work: Mississippi State University (Magna Cum Laude 1985)
Graduate Work: The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (Doctor of Medicine 1989)
Internship / Residency: Shands Hospital at the University of Florida (1989-92)
Residency: Barnes Hospital / Washington University School of Medicine (1992-94)
Hand Surgery Fellowship: Barnes Hospital / Washington University School of Medicine (1994-95)
Tennessee License # 26589
Board Certified, American Board of Plastic Surgery
Certification of Added Qualification in Surgery of the Hand
Compiled Manual of Acute Hand Injuries with co-editor E. Dale Collins MD and published by Mosby, Inc, 1998 and utilized by junior hand surgeons in the United States and internationally from Korea to Europe.
President of the Rutherford County Medical Society from 2000-2001
Faculty, Washington University School of Medicine 1994-95
Author of articles in Tennessee Medicine, the Journal of the American Medical Association, the Journal of Hand Surgery, and other peer-reviewed journals for physicians. (Detailed bibliography available on request).