Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Dr. Galiano's Clinical Trials Research

Robert D. Galiano, MD is a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon and faculty member at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Galiano is a devoted surgeon-scientist committed to advancing the scientific basis of plastic surgery, allowing patients and research participants to experience state of the art technology and technique.

Dr. Galiano’s passion for research incorporates both the basic sciences and clinical research. He has created a number of investigator-initiated studies and worked with research sponsors to conduct clinical trials. Dr. Galiano’s talents and expertise in wound healing and regeneration have allowed him to work with research sponsors to design and perform pre-clinical in vivo and in vitro studies in the lab then translate the results into human clinical studies.

Dr. Galiano has a dedicated research team available to create protocols, submit study applications to the Northwestern IRB, and manage all aspects of clinical trials. Please contact us if you are interested in participating in one of our research studies.

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Northwestern University is an educational and research institution. The faculty of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine provide clinical patient care through affiliated hospitals and practice plans.