William L. Hickerson, MD, FACS

William L. Hickerson, MD, FACS

Certification:
  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
Education:
  • Medical Degree: University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis
Residency:
  • (Chief Resident, General Surgery) University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis
  • (Plastic Surgery) University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis
Academic Title:
  • Professor, Plastic Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis
Special Interests:
Professional Memberships:
  • American Burn Association
  • American Association of Plastic Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Trauma Society
  • Association of Academic Chairmen of Plastic Surgery
  • Harwell Wilson Surgical Society
  • Memphis and Shelby County Medical Society
  • Southern Medical Association
  • Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
  • Tennessee Medical Association
  • Wound Healing Society
Additional Information:
  • Medical Director – Firefighters Burn Center
  • Directs the Firefighters Regional Burn Center
  • Author and co-author of over 40 medical articles and abstracts about trauma, plastic surgery, skin care and wound care
  • Trainer for several courses in wound and burn care
  • Attended many seminars and conferences on critical care, emergency medicine, wound care and burn care
  • Has given over 50 invited lectures on wound and burn care in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Australia, Belgium, Canada, France, Great Britain, Greece, Israel, Italy, Japan and Spain