Dr. Hehr brings to CAPS a superior education from one of the nation’s most respected medical programs where he trained in the most advanced surgical techniques across the field of plastic and reconstructive surgery.
He chose a career in plastic surgery because it allows him to help patients improve their lives. “Plastic surgery allows me to care for patients with all types of needs, from cosmetic to those who require reconstructive surgery after cancer or trauma,” he says. “In all these situations, I enjoy the opportunity to learn about the patient, and together create a surgical plan that meets their goals through up to date, safe and effective surgical techniques.”
His decision to join CAPS was easy: he simply loves being part of a team. The opportunity to work in a thriving practice alongside such experienced doctors at the top of their field was perfect for Dr. Hehr.
Awards & Recognition
Education and Experience
Dr. Hehr completed his undergraduate degree at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where he graduated from the Honors College with a Bachelor of Science in Biology in the top of his class. After, he received his medical degree at the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine.
He completed his residency at The Ohio State University, through their highly competitive integrated six-year plastic surgery residency program, where he has received training in general surgery, reconstructive and aesthetic plastic surgery.
Dr. Hehr is a proud Ohio native. He was raised in Youngstown and is excited to be staying in the Midwest, where hard work and family are valued. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling, camping and hiking, which has instilled a deep appreciation for our National State Parks. He’s also an avid golfer.
He’s a newlywed, having recently married his accomplished wife, Erin, who is currently completing a Pediatric Cardiology fellowship at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Together, they attend St. Joan of Arc in Powell.