- Johns Hopkins University
- Pennsylvania State College of Medicine
- Baylor University Medical Center
The Institute for Advanced Reconstruction participates in a wide range of insurance plans, including Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Horizon NJ Health, Qualcare, and Medicare. Each physician has their accepted insurance and hospital affiliations. For those out of network, our insurance specialists will work with you before your appointment to find the most coverage available for your treatment. We can often develop individual agreements with your insurance carrier for your personalized treatment plan.
Mark Yazid, MD
During his time at Houston Methodist Hospital, Dr. Yazid learned all aspects of complex tissue reconstruction, including microsurgical free tissue transfers, along with the most advanced procedures for cosmetic surgical interventions. He pursued additional training at Texas Children’s Hospital, where he was exposed to congenital pediatric surgical care, and Memorial Hermann Trauma Center, where he established a special passion for hand and upper extremity surgery. Dr. Yazid finished his training with a hand, upper extremity, and microvascular surgery fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin. There, he learned the most advanced treatments in upper extremity surgery, microvascular replantation, and peripheral nerve surgery from leaders in plastic and orthopedic surgery. Dr. Yazid has a research interest in quality improvement initiatives for medical care, medicine technology, peripheral nerve surgery, and graduate medical education initiatives for students and residents. He also has a unique interest in academic ethics, professionalism, and bioethics, which he has been part of since his time as an undergraduate student at the local hospital committee level and national leadership level. He has helped publish many manuscripts for peer review and spoken at both local and national meetings for his research. Dr. Yazid looks forward to providing state-of-the-art cosmetic, reconstructive, and hand surgery care for his patients. In his free time, Dr. Yazid enjoys outdoor activities, including scuba diving, biking, hiking, and rock climbing, as well as cooking. Dr. Yazid also speaks fluent French.