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Adeyemi "Yemi" Ogunleye, MD

Director of Transgender Surgery
Assistant Professor


Microvascular Surgery and Complex Oncologic Reconstruction, Hand Surgery, Flap neurotization, Surgical treatment of Lymphedema, Transgender Surgery, Neuroma and Nerve Surgery


  • Fellowship, Microvascular Surgery and Complex Oncologic Reconstruction Clinical Instructorship: Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
  • Plastic Surgery residency: Medical University of South Carolina (Charleston, SC)
  • General Surgery Residency: Columbia University/ Harlem Hospital Center (New York, NY)
  • Master of Science – Cancer Epidemiology: Harvard University (Boston, MA)
  • MD: University of Ibadan (Ibadan, Nigeria)


American Board of Plastic Surgery Eligible (2018)


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Q & A

Read Dr. Odunleye’s introspective interview. 

  • Phone Numbers

    (919) 966-4446 (Office Phone)

  • (919) 966-3814 (Fax)

  • Address

    Burnett-Womack Building, CB# 7195

    Department of Surgery, UNC School of Medicine

    Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7050