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Plastic surgeon

Shyh-Jou Shieh, Chinese plastic surgeon. Recipient Best Paper of Year award, 1994; research fellow Laboratory Tissue Engineering and Organ Fabrication, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 2001-2003; scholar Taiwan Fujisawa Foundation, 1995.


Shieh, Shyh-Jou was born on September 28, 1960 in Changhwa Hsien, Taiwan. Son of Cheng-Chao Hsieh and Yueh-Tao Hsieh Liu.


Doctor of Medicine, Taipei Medical College, Taipei, Taiwan, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, 2001.


Intern Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, 1985-1986. Resident surgery department surgery National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, 1988-1992, chief resident general surgery department surgery, 1992-1993, chief resident plastic surgery department plastic surgery, 1993-1994, attending plastic surgeon department plastic surgery, since 1994, instructor College Medicine, 1997—2001, assistant professor College Medicine, since 2003. Clinical fellow department plastic surgery University Tokyo, 1996.

Clinical fellow department plastic and reconstructive surgery National Cancer Center, Tokyo, 1996. Instructor College Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, 1997-2000.


  • Achievements include contributions to develop a novel anatomical classification of microsurgical anterolateral thigh flap for wide clinical applications. Provision of valuable new ideas for microsurgical head and neck reconstructions. Research in corroboration of substantial evidence of effectiveness of sensory reeducation following digital replantation surgery.

    Provision of impetus for further investigation to determine potential merits of sensory rehabilitation following nerve repair.


Member ChAir Force, Taiwan, 1986-1988. Member International Society for Burn Injuries, International Federation Society for Surgery of the Hand, Chinese Burn Association, Surgical Association Republic of China, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Association of Republic of China, Taiwan Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, Taiwan Society Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, World Society Reconstructive Microsurgery (founding member), Tissue Engineering Society International, Phi Tau Phi.


Married Yi-Fang Yeh, September 2, 1992. Children: Jung-Hsin, Jung-Hsiang, Cristina.

Cheng-Chao Hsieh

Yueh-Tao Hsieh Liu

Yi-Fang Yeh

Jung-Hsin Shieh

Jung-Hsiang Shieh

Cristina Shieh