Marc Polacco, MD

Dr. Marc Polacco

Dr. Gerry is a devoted husband and father, as well as a native to the Augusta area.  He served with distinction in the United States Air Force following the events of September 11th, 2001, where he specialized in aeromedical evacuation and flight medicine.  He returned to civilian life to complete his undergraduate degree in Chemistry at Augusta University before pursuing a career in medicine.

He graduated 1st in his class from Mercer University School of Medicine in 2013, where he was awarded a number of honors for research, academic excellence and devotion to patient care, including early induction into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society and the prestigious Arnold P. Gold honor society’s Humanism in Medicine award.  He completed his surgical residency at the Medical College of Georgia’s program in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery in 2018, and now works with Dr. Sheehan and Dr. Chen specializing in facial reconstructive surgery and facial cosmetic surgery.  He has presented at a number of national academic conferences, has authored or co-authored more than 10 publications in prestigious peer-reviewed journals, and holds a provisional patent.  He maintains ongoing research pursuits, seeking to develop further innovations in the field of facial cosmetic surgery. 

Education

  • Medical Doctorate, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA    

  • Bachelor of Arts, Major: Biology and Chemistry, Minor: Music Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, MN

Training

  • Residency: Section of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH

  • Fellowship: Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of California San Francisco, CA

Honors

  • Full tuition scholarship, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

  • Medical Doctorate with Distinction in Research and Humanities

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society research grant

  • Gold Humanism Honor Society

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