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Title Co-Director of Craniofacial Program
Department Plastic Surgery
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English, Italian
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Adult Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Alveolar Cleft Grafting
  • Arm Lift
  • Arm Reconstruction
  • Arthroplasty
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botulinum Toxin Injections
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Implant Exchange
  • Breast Lift
  • Breast Reduction
  • Brow Lift
  • Cheek Lift
  • Chin/cheek Implants
  • Congenital Hand Surgery
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery of the Abdomen
  • Cosmetic Surgery of the Body
  • Cosmetic Surgery of the Breast
  • Cosmetic Surgery of the Face
  • Craniofacial Reconstruction
  • Craniomaxillofacial Surgery
  • Department of Pediatric Plastic Surgery
  • Diep Flaps
  • Distraction Osteogenesis
  • Ear Pinning/otoplasty
  • Ear Reconstruction
  • EyeLid and Brow Lifts
  • Eyelid And Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Face Transplant
  • Facelift (Rhytidectomy)
  • Facial Fracture Repair
  • Facial Fractures
  • Facial Reanimation
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Facial Surgery
  • Fat Injections
  • Forehead & Eyebrow Surgery
  • Forehead Lift
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Non-union
  • Fracture Reconstruction
  • Hand and Arm Reconstruction
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tranplantation
  • Head and neck reconstructive surgery
  • Hyaluronic acid injections
  • Injectables And Fillers For Facial Rejuvenation
  • Jaw Reconstruction
  • Juvederm
  • Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender( LGBT Health)
  • Lip Enhancement
  • Management of Cleft Lip/Palate
  • Maxillofacial Reconstruction
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Microsurgery
  • Microsurgery of the Hand and Arm
  • Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Microvascular Reconstruction
  • Microvascular Surgery
  • Nasal Deformity
  • Nasal Reconstruction
  • Neck Lift
  • Nerve Transfers For Injury/tumor
  • Nose/nasal Surgery
  • Orbital Fractures
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Otoplasty (Ear Reshaping)
  • Pediatric Cranioplasty
  • Pediatric Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Pediatric Fracture Treatment
  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery
  • Pediatric Reconstructive Surgery
  • Peripheral Joint Injections
  • Peripheral Nerve Decompression/transfer
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Perlane
  • Radiesse
  • Reconstructive Head And Neck Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery of the Face
  • Reoperative Surgery
  • Restoration Of Speech
  • Restylane
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Septoplasty
  • Speech Surgery
  • Steroid Injections
  • Transplantation
  • Trauma Reconstruction
  • Wrinkle Fillers
  • Wrist Reconstruction
  • Wrist Surgery
View all 98 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Adult and Pediatric Facial Trauma
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Thumb Base
  • Arthritis of the Wrist & Hand
  • Benign Bone Tumors
  • Benign Maxillofacial Tumors
  • Birth Defects
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Grafting
  • Breast Cancer
  • Broken Bones
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cleft Lip
  • Cleft Palate
  • Congenital Anomalies
  • Congenital Deviated Nasal Septum
  • Congenital Hand Differences
  • Craniofacial Disorders
  • Craniosynostosis
  • Dentofacial Deformities
  • DeQuervain's Disease
  • Excess Skin After Weight Loss
  • Facial Nerve Disorders
  • Facial Nerve Paralysis
  • Facial Trauma
  • Fibrous Dysplasia
  • Fractures
  • Hand and Wrist Arthritis
  • Hand and Wrist Injuries
  • Hand Problems
  • Hand Related Sports Injuries
  • Jaw Fractures
  • Klippel-Trenaunay Syndrome (KTS)
  • Mastectomy Defects
  • Maxillofacial Deformities
  • Mobius Syndrome
  • Moebius Syndrome
  • Nasal Fractures
  • Nerve Compression of the Hand
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Injuries
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Nose Deformity
  • Nose Or Nasal Problems
  • Pediatric Breast Anomalies
  • Pediatric Tumors
  • Ptosis
  • Small Breast Size
  • Trigger Finger and De Quervain's Disease
  • Ulnar Nerve Entrapment
  • Vascular Anomalies
  • Vascular Malformations
  • Velopharyngeal Insufficiency
  • Venous Malformations
View all 56 Specialties +
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Biography

About Antonio Rampazzo, MD, PhD

Antonio Rampazzo, MD PhD, joined Cleveland Clinic's Plastic Surgery Department in 2014 after completing a craniofacial surgery fellowship at the University of Michigan and is co-director of the Cleft Lip-Palate and Craniofacial Anomalies Program.

Dr. Antonio Rampazzo received his medical degree from the University of Padova, Italy. He completed his residency in plastic surgery at the University of Padova, Italy in 2006.  He further trained for 2 years in London, United Kingdom (Queen Victoria Hospital, St Andrew’s Center for Plastic Surgery and Royal London Hospital) specializing in hand, breast, head and neck reconstruction and general plastic surgery. He then completed a 1-year reconstructive microsurgery fellowship at E-Da Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. In 2010, he joined the Plastic Surgery Department at Cleveland Clinic, as a research fellow and worked with Dr Maria Siemionow on vascularized composite allotransplantation until July 2011. Then, he completed a two years hand surgery fellowship at Christine Marie Kleinert Institute, Louisville, Kentucky (2011-2013).

His specialty interests are pediatric and adult craniomaxillofacial surgery (orthognathic surgery, pediatric cleft lip and palate surgery, velopharyngeal insufficiency, Crouzon syndrome, Apert Syndrome, Hemifacial microsomia, Treacher Collins syndrome, Romberg syndrome, Muenke Syndrome,  craniosynostosis, facial paralysis, microtia and ear reconstruction, post-traumatic reconstruction), hand  and wrist surgery, microsurgical reconstructions, and face and hand transplantation.

His aesthetic surgery interests include facial surgery (including cosmetic eyelid surgery, brow surgery, face/Neck lift,cosmetic nose surgery, ear protrusion correction, cosmetic chin surgery,cosmetic jaw contouring, cosmetic Botox® injections, filler injections), cosmetic surgery of the breast and body (breast augmentation,breast lift, breast reduction, arm lift, tummy tuck, thigh lift, and liposuction).

Dr Rampazzo is an Associate Professor of Surgery at Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. His research interests include vascularized composite allotransplantation, face, hand and abdominal wall transplantation, new techniques in craniomaxillofacial surgery and microsurgery.  He has written multiple book chapters and has over sixty peer-reviewed papers. He is a member of the editorial board of Microsurgery and Annals of Plastic Surgery.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2014

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Michigan Health System
Craniofacial Surgery
Ann Arbor, MI USA
2014

Fellowship - Christine M. Kleinert Institute
Hand Surgery
Louisville, KY USA
2013

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Research Fellowship - Plastic Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA
2011

Fellowship - Royal London Hospital
Plastic Surgery / Microsurgery
London, U.K. E11BB, United Kingdom
2009

Fellowship - St. Andrew's Center for Plastic Surgery
Plastic Surgery / Hand Microsurgery
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
2009

Fellowship - E-DA Hospital / I-Shoo University
Plastic Microsurgery
Kaohsiung, Taiwan
2008

Fellowship - Queen Victoria Hospital
Plastic Surgery
East Grinstead, West Sussex, United Kingdom
2007

Residency - Universita Di Padova Faculty of Medicine
Plastic Surgery
Padova, Italy
2006

Medical Education - Universita Di Padova Faculty of Medicine
MD
Padova, Italy
2001

Specialty Interests

Pediatric and Adult Craniofacial Surgery, Pediatric Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery, Orthognathic Surgery, Congenital Facial Malformations, Craniosynostosis, Facial Skeletal Surgery, Vascular Malformations, Congenital hand malformations, Microsurgical reconstruction, Face and hand transplantation, Cosmetic Surgery of the Face and Body, Body Contouring, Breast Surgery.

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 12/4/2021, Dr. Rampazzo 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

180 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
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 4.6
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Time Spent with Patient 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

41 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 24, 2022

I love Dr. Rampazzo! He's very straight-forward and also kind. No issues whatsoever.

Reviewed on May 23, 2022

My experience with Dr Rampazzo and his staff was outstanding . Planning on coming back in for an eyelid lift. Thank you

Reviewed on May 23, 2022

Of course I will recommend Dr Rampazzo . I received excellent information and care.

Reviewed on May 18, 2022

Dr. Rampazzo and his staff were extremely compassionate, helpful, knowledgeable and professional. It was my first visit at the office and Dr. rampazzo made me feel very comfortable and cared for. I felt like I was an excellent hands.

Reviewed on May 18, 2022

Dr. Rampazzo helped me more than the two other doctors I had seen prior to coming to his office for the same element. He knew exactly what my problem was and gave me different solutions that other doctors had not.

Reviewed on May 18, 2022

Excellent physician.Great bedside mannerKind and I never felt rushed during the appointment

Reviewed on May 18, 2022

Dr Rampazzo was kind, patient, gave me the time I needed, listened and never interrupted and always gave me a thought filled answer

Reviewed on May 11, 2022

He is one the best doctors I have ever met.

Reviewed on May 11, 2022

Dr. Rampazzo is one of the kindest most professional Drs Ive ever met, Id like to thank him for his Warmpth snd compassion helping with my injury.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2022

Dr. Rampazzo was great. My first encounter with him.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2022

I really like Dr. Rampazzo and his staff.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2022

Dr Rampazzo was fabulous. He took his time helping me to figure out the cause of the swelling in my hand. I was very impressed with the way he listened to what I had to say and didn't rush through the appointment.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2022

I liked Dr. Rampazzo so much that my sister will be seeing him this May and my father will be making an appointment with him as well.

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2022

Dr. Rampazzo literally saved my life, there are not enough words to say thank you appropriately. Even typing this I get teary eyed, he will forever be the best Dr. I ever had!

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2022

Dr Rampazzo is an amazing doctor with an incredible amount of knowledge and skill in what he does. His bedside manner makes him extremely personable and he explains complicated things in easy to understand ways. He is sure to explain all of the information including risks so I feel well informed. He never makes me feel stupid for asking questions and has such patience with the multitude of the questions. The amount of precision and care he takes in procedures is welcomed. He is a perfectionist in his work and I am extremely grateful he is so skilled in the quality of work he provides. I would highly recommend him to anyone looking for plastic surgery.

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2022

The Doctor was very knowledgeable and did discuss plan of care with me and asked if I agreed with it.

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2022

As usual- everyone at the Cleveland Clinic was super in all respects: professionalism, cordiality, efficiency, knowledge and compassion. Dr. Rampazzo is personable and professional and highly proficient.

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2022

CNP and Dr were both patient, explained everything they were going to do and were doing

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2022

I would highly recommend the doctor and his staff.

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2022

Dr. Rampazzo listened carefully when I explained my issues and took the time to fully evaluate my bite and jaw position. He was very honest in telling me the risks of the surgery and even knew of someone at the clinic who specializes in TMJ joints that I could schedule with to discuss further. He provided a detailed after visit summary too. He Is definitely a great doctor!

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2022

First time with this doctor and couldn't be more pleased. Kind funny respectful, included me in the plan of care for my treatment and I felt that hw listened and cared about me as his patient

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2022

Dr. Rampazzo knows his stuff!

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2022

Dr. Rampazzo was very kind and patient. He explained the different options for treatment and patiently waited while I made my decision.

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2022

Excellent physician and service. I feel very safe and confident with Dr. Rampazzo as my doctor.

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2022

Nurses and Doctor Rampazzo all worked together to provide the best experience for me.

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2022

Couldn't ask for more professional, caring providers

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2021

Dr. Was wonderful I would use him anytime, wonderful caring man, good for the Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Nov 9, 2021

Great Dr. Listened to my concerns and answered all my questions

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2021

The nurses were wonderful. The doctor was very on point and straightforward. I was very satisfied with the outcome. Thank you Dr. Rampazzo and his staff.

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2021

Dr. Was great with short wait time and gave a great cortisone injection.

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2021

Dr Rampazzo is an excellent doctor. He was very knowledgeable and kind! He took Time to explain everything.

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2021

It's hard for me to understand the doctor's accent

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

I really felt that Dr Rampazzo listen to me and understood my problem and desired outcome. He also took the time to explain all possible procedures and outcomes in terms I understood. I felt I was part of the decision making progress and understood any complications that might occur. He did not talk down to me at any time nor was he dismissive.

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2021

Excellent attention given by doctor.

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2021

Dr rampazzo is such a gem. He took his time with me and discussed options. I genuinely felt like he cared about my opinion and hopes of my procedure outcome.

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2021

I answered good for the last question becauseI only had one visit so far with the provider. But first impression was very good.

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2021

This doctor has been responsive and caring. I find doctors are VERY busy and getting an appointment is difficult. Many of my doctors do not EVER respond to messages.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2021

I used my chart and used to get text reminders and now I don't. It is a one way 2 hr trip for me and more than worth it for the dr Antonio and also Dr. Djohan and staff including check in, To parking exit. Thank you CCF! I kicked breast cancers A$$!

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2021

Dr. Rampazzo was wonderful. He listened to me and was compassionate.

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2021

I had to wait nearly 2 months and was scheduled with the wrong doctor.

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2021

Both Dr Rampazzo and his NP were very attentive, efficient, professional & pleasant.

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