Dr. John Bassam Hijjawi , MD

Hand Surgery and Plastic Surgery

(414) 805-5456

Medical College Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals Plastic Surgery
8700 W Watertown Plank Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53226


Dr. Hijjawi was raised in Chicago and graduated from the University of Chicago School of Medicine. He immediately entered the Integrated Plastic Surgery Program at Northwestern University in Chicago where he trained for seven years under the guidance of Dr. Thomas Mustoe. As an Integrated Plastic Surgery Resident, Dr. Hijjawi gained significant experience with breast reconstruction, facial plastic surgery, rhinoplasty and reconstructive microsurgery. At Northwestern, Dr. Hijjawi was responsible for an independent Chief Resident Cosmetic Surgery Clinic and served as Chief Resident at the Shriner's Hospital for Children focusing on facial reconstruction. In 2004 Dr. Hijjawi was honored with both the Chicago Society for Plastic Surgery First Place Award for Outstanding Plastic Surgery Research and the Northwestern University Department of Surgery Edelstone-Bendix First Place Award for research. Both awards recognized work done under Dr. Thomas Mustoe. Dr. Hijjawi's eighth year of training was as a Fellow in Hand and Reconstructive Microsurgery at the Mayo Clinic, after which he joined the Faculty at the Medical College of Wisconsin. In 2006, Dr. Hijjawi was honored with the Kroll Fellowship, allowing him to study DIEP Flap breast reconstruction in Belgium with one of the technique's originators, Dr. Phillip Blondeel. Dr. Hijjawi is one of fewer than five American surgeons honored with the Kroll Fellowship. Providing the highest level of care while maintaining communication and compassion for his patients remains Dr. Hijjawi's primary goal as a Plastic Surgeon.

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Years in Practice: N/A

Languages Spoken: English

Education & Training

Medical School: N/A

Graduation Date: N/A

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Froedtert Lutheran Memorial Hospital
  • McKay-Dee Hospital
  • LDS Hospital
  • Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center

Specialties: Hand Surgery and Plastic Surgery

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Select Health Select Med
  • SelectHealth Select Value
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Hijjawi's Office Information

Medical College Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals Plastic Surgery
8700 W Watertown Plank Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 805-5456

Fax: (414) 425-9090
Website: mcw.edu/plasticsurgery
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-4:30 PM

Doctor Hijjawi's Other Office Information

Intermountain Urological Institute-Inc Campus
5169 S Cottonwood St Ste 420
Murray, UT 84107
(801) 507-3400

Fax:(801) 150-7342
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:


Intermountain Medical Group
5169 S Cottonwood St Ste 420
Murray, UT 84107
(801) 507-1650

Fax:(801) 150-7169
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-3:00 PM