Department Plastic Surgery
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English, Spanish
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Amputation
  • Arm Lift
  • Arm Reconstruction
  • Atherosclerosis Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Body Lift
  • Breast Implant Exchange
  • Breast Lift
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Brow Lift
  • Congenital Hand Surgery
  • Department of Pediatric Plastic Surgery
  • Destruction Of Skin Tags
  • Ear Lobe Repair
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Fat Injections
  • General Plastic Surgery
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Microsurgery
  • Microsurgery of the Hand and Arm
  • Microvascular Surgery
  • Musculoskeletal Oncology
  • Orthopaedics
  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery
  • Pediatric Reconstructive Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Reconstruction and Rehabilitation for Cancer Patients
  • Reconstructive Surgery of the Face
  • Scar Revisions
  • Scar Surgery
  • Skin Grafting
  • Transplantation
  • Trauma Reconstruction
  • Upper Extremity Surgery
View all 36 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Aging or Painful Skin
  • Arthritis
  • Atherosclerosis (vascular)
  • Benign Bone Tumors
  • Birth Defects
  • Birthmark
  • Blisters
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus
  • Breast Cancer
  • Burns
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Facial Aging
  • Hand Problems
  • Hand Related Sports Injuries
  • Hidradenitis
  • Infected Wounds
  • Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
  • Lesions
  • Lipoma
  • Lymphedema
  • Mastectomy Defects
  • Melanoma
  • Moles
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Nerve Compression of the Hand
  • Neuropathy
  • Neuropathy - Diabetic
  • Nevus
  • Pediatric Birthmark
  • Pediatric Lesions
  • Pediatric Moles
  • Pediatric Nevus
  • Pediatric Skin Tags
  • Pediatric Tumors
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Pressure Ulcers
  • Raynaud's Phenomenon
  • Repetitive Stress Disorders of the Hand and Arm
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis: How to Treat
  • Scars
  • Sebaceous Cysts
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
View all 47 Specialties +


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About Mark Hendrickson, MD

Mark F. Hendrickson, MD, is Section Head of Hand Surgery, as well as a Staff Member in the Department of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Hendrickson earned his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. He completed an internship and residency in General Surgery at Tulane University Hospital and Clinics in New Orleans, LA., was a Research Fellow in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD, a second year Fellow in Maxillofacial Surgery at MIEMS Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, a resident in Craniofacial and Microvascular Surgery, also at MIEMS Shock Trauma Center, and a Fellow in Hand Surgery at the Curtis Hand Center at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, MD.

His specialty interests include facial plastic and cosmetic surgery, including face lift (rhytidectomy), neck and forehead lift, body contouring, cosmetic injectable fillers, fat injections, Botox® and breast reduction surgery.

He is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Hendrickson is a member of several medical societies, including the Academy of Medicine, the American College of Surgeons, the American Medical Association, and the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, among others.

He has published a number of articles on various topics relating to emergency medicine and reconstructive surgery. He has received a number of awards and honors, including being named Ohio Surgeon of the Year by the Ohio Association of Occupational Therapy.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Union Memorial Hospital
Hand Surgery
Baltimore, MD USA

Fellowship - Johns Hopkins Hospital
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Baltimore, MD USA

Fellowship - University of Maryland Hospital
Craniofacial and Microvascular Surgery
Baltimore, MD USA

Residency - Tulane University Hospital & Clinics
General Surgery
New Orleans, LA USA

Internship - Tulane University Hospital & Clinics
New Orleans, LA USA

Medical Education - Georgetown University School of Medicine
Washington, DC USA

Graduate School - Georgetown University
Washington, DC USA

Undergraduate - Vanderbilt University College of Medicine
Molecular Biology
Nashville, TN USA

Additional Training

  • BS, Vanderbilt University College of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn.
  • MS, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.


  • Plastic Surgery

Specialty Interests

abdomen, aesthetic plastic surgery, aesthetic surgery, and face, and upper extremity, Cosmetic Surgery, fractures of the hand, general plastic surgery, hand, hand and arm reconstruction., hand and microsurgery, hand and upper extremity surgery, hand and wrist arthritis, hand and wrist surgery; congenital hand surgery, hand related sports injuries, hand surgery, Melanoma, melanoma and aesthetic surgery, microsurgery, microsurgery of the hand and arm, Microvascular Surgery, musculoskeletal oncology, nerve compression of the hand, pediatric plastic and reconstructive surgery, peripheral nerve surgery, reconstruction and rehabilitation for cancer patients, Reconstructive Surgery, reconstructive surgery (chest, reconstructive surgery of the face, repetitive stress disorders of the hand and arm, surgery for peripheral nerve problems, surgery of the breast, transplantation, wrist and distal radius

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 11/26/2019, Dr. Hendrickson has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

141 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.7 out of 5
Explains 4.7
Listens 4.3
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.7
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

31 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2020

Dr. Hendrickson called at the exact time as scheduled

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2020

Dr. Hendrickson saved my hand. I had a very serious injury and he was able to fix it and was always kind and compassionate through the recovery. I will continue to use him and recommend him exclusively.

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2020

Dr. Hendrickson has a great "bedside manner " and I am very comfortable discussing my concerns with him and Ann Tyler.

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2020

I would highly recommend Dr. Hendrickson to anybody

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Dr Hendrickson is a wonderful Doctor.

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

I LOVE DR Hendrickson. he doesn't fool around and talk to hear himself.

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Dr Hendrickson was very nice, talked to me did some things on my wound. I liked him alot,

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

I have seen Dr. Hendrickson in the past and have referred several people to him including my daughter.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

Dr. Hendrickson is very knowledgeable and thorough. Great physician!!

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

I experienced a very courteous, kind and professional service during my visit. Dr Hendrickson is a wonderful provider, who always takes the time to explain things and answer all my questions.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

Dr Hendrickson is an excellent doctor who even when the appointment was running behind, he took the time to explain everything and address my concerns.

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Dr Hendrickson always explains the process thoroughly and makes sure I understand the plan. This visit he helped me find a dermatologist in my area and helped get my appointment scheduled with him

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

very engaged Dr only my second visit as a follow up really lik him and his team

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2020

the doctor and NP worked very well together. They were very kind.

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2020

too hurried. suspect that is a clinic rather than provider problem

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2020

Dr.Hendrickson is a very caring colleague and an excellent physician.

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2020

It took me weeks to get in to see my doctor.

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2020

Dr. Hendrickson is an outstanding health care provider. He enjoys my full confidence.

Reviewed on Jan 10, 2020

Provider seemed way too rushed. He seemed to want to get me out of there quickly.

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2019

Dr. Hendrickson has availed himself to my case as personally and energetically as anyone can. Way above and beyond the call of duty. I am in a great debt to him for his help and attention. I think of him as my guardian angel.

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2019

Dr. Hendrickson seems to be really concerned about my conditions and made me feel like he was on my side.

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2019

nurses were very polite and helpful doctor was on time and very helpful

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2019

thankful to get him as doctor

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2019

clinic physician and doctors have been a God send for me reccomend clinic all the time

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2019

I had a good experience with Dr. Henrickson

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2019

excellent physician !!!

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2019

excellent provider

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2019

I had problems hearing and understanding Dr. Hendrickson.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

This is a very professional Office, Assistant and Dr. I was treated like a family

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019

I would not go to any other surgeon for my arm other than Dr Hendricksons he is the only surgeon that wanted to fix my arm I had to have a tendon transfer due to injuries from a auto accident and it is alot better than it was before the surgery I love Doctor Hendrickson .

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2019

I recommend Dr Hendrickson to all my family and friends that need a good surgeon

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