Harvey W. Chim, MD, FACS









Associate Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Board-certified: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, with a Certificate of Added Qualification in Surgery of the Hand

Clinical Interests

Awards and Professional Interests

  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • 2018 American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) Young Leader
  • Committee Member, American Society for Surgery of the Hand and Plastic Surgery Research Council
  • Research Management Committee, American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH)
  • Scientific Peer Reviewer, Congressionally Directed Medical  Research Program (CDMRP)-Peer Reviewed Orthopedic Research Program
  • Holzer Clinic Award for 2nd prize in oncology category – Annual Meeting of Ohio Chapter of American College of Surgeons
  • Plastic Surgery Education Foundation Scientific Essay Contest – 1st prize Basic Science (Junior) category
  • Clifford C. Snyder award for best paper presented by a plastic surgery resident at the Plastic Surgery Research Council
  • ASMS Resident Scholar Award
  • Ohio Valley Society of Plastic Surgeons Meeting 2012 Best Clinical Poster
  • Award for best paper, American Association for Hand Surgery (AAHS) Meeting 2013
  • Ohio Valley Society of Plastic Surgeons Meeting 2013 Best Clinical Paper
  • Best Paper, Aesthetic Session, ASPS Residents Scientific Paper presentations 2015
  • First Place Peripheral Nerve Electronic Poster Award – American Association for Neurological Surgeons (AANS) annual meeting 2016, Chicago, IL


  • Medical school: National University of Singapore School of Medicine
  • Residency: Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio (plastic and reconstructive surgery)
  • Fellowship: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota (hand and microvascular surgery)

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