Dr. Shaher Khan

Dr. Shaher Khan

Dr. Shaher W. Khan ( M.D. )

Dr. Khan is board certified in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery as well as General Surgery.


  • Wayne State University/ Detroit Medical Center Department of Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery
  • University Hospitals / Case Medical Center General Surgery Department of Surgery
  • Yale University, School of Medicine Department of Surgery Categorical Surgical Resident at Yale New Haven Hospital
  • Fellowship in Burns and Surgical Critical Care; Andrew J. Panettieri Burn Center, Department of Surgery Section of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care

Medical Education

  • Chicago Medical School


  • Connecticut Chapter of the American College of Surgeons 2006 annual meeting, Resident Competition: 1st Place Award in: "Histological Comparison of Sheet Dermal Regeneration Template versus Meshed Dermal Regeneration Template with Sub-Atmospheric Pressure in Reconstruction.” CT-American College of Surgeons. Meriden, CT
  • Recipient of the "North American Burn Society" Scholarship Feb, 06. Best clinical presentation."Dermal Regeneration Template in Stacked Fashion for Reconstruction of a Deep Sacral Wound." Jackson Hole, WY
  • Winner of “Acticoat Case Study Contest”. "Use of Acticoat in the Successful Management of a Severe Burn Coexisting with a Wound Infection in a Diabetic Patient". Boswick Conference.
  • Winner of "Acticoat and Versajet Case Study Contest". Title: "Use of Acticoat and Versajet in the Successful Management of a Severe Contact Burn to the Face, Hand, and Chest". Boswick Conference.
  • Recipient of the "North American Burn Society Scholarship". Best clinical paper: "Closure of a Complex Traumatic Scalp Wound with 7 Consecutive Layers of Dermal Regeneration Template". Presented at the NABS conference.


  • Toyoda Y, K han S, Weimen Chen, Parker RA, Levitsky S, McCully,J."Effects of NHE-1 Inhibition on Cardioprotection and its Impact on Protection by K/Mg Cardioplegia
    ."Annals of Thoracic Surgery; 09 / 2001, Volume: 72, Pages: 836-843.
  • James Jeng MD, Philip Fidler MD, Julio Sokolich MD, Amin Jaskille MD,Shaher Khan MD, Patricia White RN, James Street MD, Timothy Light MD, Marion Jordan MD."Seven Year’s Experience with Integra as a Reconstructive Tool." Journal of Burn Care and Research. 2007 Jan-Feb;28(1):120-6.
  • Kaine EC, Fidler P, Schulz JT, Khan S, Crombie R, Dalton S, Warren A, Labonte E, Palmer J, Possenti P, Laird J, Atweh N. "Roll-Bar for Protective Posture Splint Limits Potential Trauma to Dorsal Hand Grafts." Journal of Burn Care and Research. 2008 January/February;29(1):204-207.
  • Diana Ponsky, MD, Donald J. Harvey MS IV, Shaher W. Khan MD, Bahman Guyuron MD."Nose Elongation: A Review and Description of the Septal Extension Tongue-and-Groove Technique." Aesthetic Surgery Journal 30 (3) 335–346.


  • Board Certified - American Board of General Surgery
  • Board Certified - American Society of Plastic Surgeons


  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Plastic Surgery
  • Michigan Association of Plastic Surgery
  • American Burn Association
  • North American Burn Society
  • American Medical Association
  • House of Charity