LANCASTER, PA, October 27, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Richard A. Pollock has been included in Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
After growing up in Ontario, where he was inspired by a family physician, Richard Pollock became a doctor himself. After medical school at Emory University and residency in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery (at Emory Affiliated Hospitals) and plastic surgery residency (at the University of Michigan), Dr. Pollock completed several preceptorships and fellowships. Double board-certification in otolaryngology and in plastic surgery and 45 years of private practice and academic experience followed.
In his current role as a contract surgeon with Lancaster Medical Group of Lancaster, Dr. Pollock specializes in endoscopic procedures. In order to remain active and engaged among professional circles, he affiliates the Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, the Dingman Society of the University of Michigan, and the Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He is a member of the Editorial Board of Craniomaxillofacial Trauma and Reconstruction.
Pollock served in Vietnam with distinction and was awarded the Bronze Star by the U.S. Army. He and a colleague at Ryerson University have been granted numerous U.S. and international patents. In 2012, a book on craniomaxillofacial buttresses and their repair was published by Thieme of New York. Publication of a two-volume, biographical history of craniofacial and maxillofacial repair is anticipated in 2018.
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