ISSAKS 2017

Dr. Orgill

Dennis Orgill

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Dennis Orgill

Dennis Orgill is a reconstructive plastic surgeon at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston who
specializes in complex adult reconstructive surgery. He is the Director of the Wound Care Clinic
at BWH and Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School. He has a PhD from MIT in Medical
Engineering and runs a tissue engineering and wound healing laboratory. His research is focused
on working to develop better technologies to treat wounds including work with artificial skin,
micromechanical forces, platelets and stem cells, and combining biologics, scaffolds and
mechanical forces to improve wound healing and tissue engineering constructs. He has
consulted for several medical device and start-up companies and is the inventor on several
patents.