Salvatore DiMercurio M.D.– fondly known as Dr. D – graduated from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (previously Mount Sinai School of Medicine) in New York City. He completed his general surgery residency at Stony Brook University Hospital in Long Island, New York where he also researched growing human skin in the laboratory for his burn patients. After surgical residency, he completed advanced plastic surgery training at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville where he earned certifications in burns, microvascular, craniofacial, hand, reconstructive, and cosmetic surgeries. He is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
Over the last 25 years he has practiced in Hagerstown, Frederick; Martinsburg, and Chambersburg. He holds surgical privileges at Meritus, Chambersburg and Waynesboro Wellspan Hospitals as well as the Chambersburg Roy Himelfarb , Cumberland Valley and Cosmetic Plastic Surgery ambulatory Surgicenters. He served as chief of staff and on the board of directors of Meritus previously, Washington County Hospital. He served as president for the board of directors of Robinwood Professional Center. He established and directs the Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Center, a AAAASF and Medicare accredited facility.
In the larger medical community, Dr. D was the president of the Maryland State Society of Plastic Surgeons, the president of John Staige Davis Society of Plastic Surgery in Maryland and was an AAAASF ambulatory surgery facility inspector holding surgeons to the highest standard for safety and quality care.
Although he is well known for his cosmetic approach when dealing with breast and skin cancers reconstruction Dr. D. specializes and especially enjoys performing conventional as well as minimally invasive cosmetic surgery. Dr. D has also embraced many of the advanced scientifically proven nonsurgical technologies. He is certified in CoolSculpting®, Erbium Fraxel , Nd:Yag Cynosure, Co2 laser and Venus Concept Radiofrequency fractionation. Many of his highly trained staff have worked with him for two decades offering the latest skin care treatments.
“Feeling good about one’s self is important,” he said. “It’s the fundamental fuel of well-being. I believe that delighting the eye promotes health of the mind and body. I strive to achieve natural, beautiful results and treat my patients with honesty, respect, and care. I never lose sight of the importance of safety, quality, commitment, experience, and attention to detail.”
With regard to his personal life he enjoys golf, tennis, Kayaking, gardening and playing guitar. He especially enjoys his family of four children; Erica, Kristen, Michael, Phillip and his wife Jean of 30 years.