Sameer Shakir, MD

Children’s Wisconsin since 2022
  • Plastic Surgeon, Children's Wisconsin
  • Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin

Accepting new patients




We often take for granted the appearance and functionality of our faces - children with craniofacial challenges do not. Through my work, I focus on improving quality of life in these children and developing meaningful patient and family relationships spanning birth to adulthood.

Areas of Interest

  • Plastic surgery
  • Breast abnormalities
  • Craniofacial abnormalities
  • Craniofacial trauma
  • Craniosynostosis
  • Distraction Osteogenesis
  • Ear deformities
  • Facial fractures
  • Facial Paralysis
  • Facial reconstruction
  • Facial trauma
  • Jaw deformities
  • Mandible and maxilla bone surgery
  • Midfacial Hypoplasia
  • Nasal Deformity and Rhinoplasty
  • Orbital surgery
  • Parry Romberg Syndrome
  • Pierre Robin Sequence with airway obstruction
  • Plagiocephaly
  • Reconstructive surgery of burn deformities
  • Treacher Collins syndrome
  • Vascular and pigmented birth marks
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Education and Awards


  • 2010, University of Pittsburgh, BS
  • 2015, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine (Pennsylvania), MD


  • 2021, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania - Plastic Surgery (Integrated)


  • 2022, University of Washington Medical Center (Seattle) - Craniofacial Surgery

Research and publications