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Meet Dr. Diaz

Plastic Surgeon in Biloxi, MSDr. Michael Diaz is a board certified plastic surgeon practicing in Biloxi, Mississippi. Dr. Diaz’s strong educational background was spent at Louisiana State University where he studied Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, General Surgery, and Microbiology, and also attended Ponce School of Medicine where he received his M.D. In addition to being fluent in English and Spanish, Dr. Diaz has achieved many honors and awards, including Most Outstanding Surgical Resident Second, Third, Fourth and Fifth year, and Charity Hospital Resident of the Year. Dr. Diaz prides himself and his staff for delivering first class treatment and service. Dr. Diaz performs the majority of his surgeries at his own AAAASF accredited surgery center; which is connected to his office. This personal and very specialized treatment you will receive separates your experience at the Diaz Plastic Surgery Center from all other non-personalized surgery centers.

Please see below for a detailed CV for Dr. Diaz. Feel free to call our office with any questions!

Board Certification

  • American Society of Plastic Surgery
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery in General Surgery

Education

  • Louisiana State University
    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – July 2005 to June 2007
  • Louisiana State University
    General Surgery – July 2000 to June 2005
  • Ponce School of Medicine
    M.D. Degree with Honors – May 2000
  • Louisiana State University
    B.S. in Microbiology-Dean’s List– 1994

Licensure

  • Mississippi
  • Alabama
  • Louisiana

Societies

  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
  • Louisiana Society of Plastic Surgeons

Honors & Awards

  • First Place in Resident Competition- Louisiana Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Selected to represent LSU General Surgery Residents in Sages
  • Administrative Chief Resident-General Surgery
  • Resident of the Year-Charity Hospital 2003-2004
  • Most Outstanding Surgical Resident- Fifth Year
  • Most Outstanding Surgical Resident-Fourth Year
  • Most Outstanding Surgical Resident-Third Year
  • Most Outstanding Surgical Resident-Second Year
  • LSU Alumni Association Scholarship
  • Board of Supervisors Scholarship
  • Vascular Surgery Award
  • OB-GYN Award
  • Order of Omega
  • Beta Beta Beta

Positions

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
    • William Carey University
  • Chief of Surgery
    • Biloxi Regional Medical Center
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery:
    • Louisiana State University
    • Dept. of Plastic Surgery

Awards

  • America’s Top Doctors-Castle & Connelly 2016
  • Biloxi’s Top Doctors-Castle & Connelly
  • America’s Top Doctors-Castle & Connelly 2015
  • Biloxi’s Top Doctor’s- Castle & Connelly
  • America’s Top Doctors -Castle & Connelly 2014
  • Biloxi’s Top Doctors-Castle & Connelly
  • America’s Top Doctors-Castle & Connelly 2013
  • Biloxi’s Top Doctors- Castle & Connelly

Publications

  1. Diaz, L.M.: A New Approach to Nipple Reconstruction: The Modified S-Flap.
    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 122:2, 89-90: August, 2008.
  2. Diaz, L.M.: Role of topically administered FK506 at the time of facial nerve repair utilizing entubulation neurorrhaphy in a rabbit model. Annals of Plastic Surgery, 52: 4, 407-413, April, 2004.
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Michael Diaz, M.D., F.A.C.S.
936 Tommy Munro Dr.
Biloxi, MS 39532