Trajan Cuellar, M.B.

Trajan A Cuellar, M.B., BCh - Background

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Biography

Trajan Alistair Cuellar, MB, BCh is an assistant professor in the division of plastic and reconstructive surgery at the UF College of Medicine. He is board-certified in general surgery and board-eligible in plastic and reconstructive surgery.

Dr. Cuellar earned his medical degree from University College Cork – National University of Ireland in 2005 and then completed basic surgical training from the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland in 2008. He completed his general surgery residency at the University of Florida College of Medicine and a plastic and reconstructive surgery residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, followed by the Stepping Strong trauma and microsurgery fellowship from Brigham and Women’s Hospital in 2018.

Prior to joining UF Health, Dr. Cuellar was an instructor of surgery at Harvard Medical School in Boston.

Dr. Cuellar is a member of professional associations, including the American Board of Surgery, the Irish Medical Council, the General Medical Council of the United Kingdom and the Royal Society of Medicine. He has won several awards including the James Harvey Hendrix Jr. Award

Dr. Cuellar has presented several times at professional meetings and has numerous publications, including acknowledgements in the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine 5th (ed), and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Education

Fellowship - Stepping Strong trauma and microsurgery
Brigham and Women's Hospital
2017-2018

Residency - Plastic and reconstructive surgery
University of Mississippi Medical Center
2014-2017

Residency - General Surgery
University of Florida College of Medicine
2008-2014

Basic surgical training
Royal College of Surgeons Ireland
2006-2008

Medical School
University College Cork - National University of Ireland
2000-2005

Board Certification

  • General Surgery - American Board of Surgery