Alexander F. Au, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Plastic); Director of the Breast Reconstruction Program

Departments & Organizations

Cancer Center, Yale: Breast Center at Smilow Cancer Hospital

Cosmetic Surgery Center

Office of Student Research


Dr. Au is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and Assistant Professor of Surgery at Yale University School of Medicine. He serves as the Director of the Yale Breast Reconstruction Program. His clinical interests are surgery of the breast, particularly reconstructive microsurgery, surgery of the head and neck, treatment of skin cancers and body contouring.

He obtained his M.D. from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and completed his residency in plastic surgery at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Following residency, Dr. Au performed a fellowship in reconstructive microsurgery at the University of Pennsylvania.

Education & Training

MD Univ of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry (2004)
BS Haverford College, Biology (2000)
Fellow (Microsurgery) University of Pennsylvania
Resident Yale-New Haven Medical Center
Resident Yale-New Haven Hospital

Honors & Recognition

  • Corso Award - Best resident clinical research project (2008)

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Contact Info

Alexander F. Au, MD
Patient Care Locations
PlasticsYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Ste 4th Floor

New Haven, CT 06519
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Yale Cancer CenterYale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street, Ste North Pavilion

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
P.O. Box 208062
New Haven, CT 06520

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