Edwin Grant Wilkins MD

Professor, Surgery
Plastic Surgery, Surgery
Clinical Interests:

Dr. Wilkins performs a wide variety of cosmetic and reconstructive surgical procedures with his main focus in breast reconstruction.


U of M Plastic Surgery

Domino's Farms Lobby A
24 Frank Lloyd Wright Dr
Ann Arbor


Medical School or Training

  • Bowman Gray School of Medicine, 1981


  • Charlotte Memorial Hospital, Surgery General, NC, 1986

  • Vanderbilt University, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, TN, 1988


  • Microsurgery, University of Louisville, 1989

Board Certification

  • Plastic Surgery


Outcomes research, patient satisfaction, quality assurance, and medical cost analysis.


Edwin G. Wilkins, M.D. is a Professor in the Section of Plastic Surgery at the University Michigan. He is certified in Plastic Surgery by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.

Dr. Wilkins received his M.D. from Wake Forest University School of Medicine. He did his residency training at Charlotte Memorial Hospital in Charlotte, North Carolina. He did a fellowship at the University of Louisville School of Medicine before joining the faculty of the University of Michigan Section of Plastic Surgery in 1989. Dr. Wilkins has an active research program related to breast cancer and breast reconstruction. His current studies consist of evaluation of long-term outcomes of post-mastectomy breast reconstruction and implementation. Dr. Wilkins plays an active role in teaching plastic surgery and is the plastic surgery student clerkship director at the University of Michigan for third and fourth year medical students.

Dr. Wilkins is a member of many national specialty societies including American Society of Plastic Surgeons, American Association of Plastic Surgeons, American College of Surgeons, American Telemedicine Association, and Plastic Surgery Educational Society. He served as the Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation Visiting Professor for 2010.