Dr. Amy M. Moore

Amy M. Moore, MD, FACS, is Professor and Chair of the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio USA.  Her clinical focus is nerve and hand surgery for children and adults.   As a committed surgeon-scientist, Dr. Moore runs a parallel translational-science research program with more than $3.5 million in funding from the Department of Defense. Her research focus is to develop novel treatments for nerve injuries and pain.  Dr. Moore received her medical degree at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and completed her and plastic and reconstructive surgery residency at Washington University School of Medicine. She then completed an orthopedic hand fellowship at Mayo Clinic. She came to Ohio State in November 2019 from Washington University, where she served as chief of the Section of Hand and Trauma Surgery and director of the Hand, Nerve and Microsurgery Fellowship.