42921-Gordillo, Gayle

Gayle M. Gordillo, MD

Dr. Sanford and Thelma E. Glanz Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

EH 232
Indianapolis, IN


Dr. Gordillo is the Drs. Sanford and Thelma Glanz Professor and Chief of the Division of Plastic Surgery at Indiana University. She is a past president of the Plastic Surgery Foundation. She is the Medical Director of Wound Services for IU Health, which includes oversight of clinical, quality and wound related clinical research activities for the health system. She is the Principal Investigator or Co-Principal Investigator of numerous clinical and translational research protocols, which includes industry, NIH, and Department of Defense sponsored projects. She has been continuously funded by NIH as Principal Investigator (PI) since 2004. Dr. Gordillo has co-authored many articles in well-known publications, including Antioxidants and Redox Signaling, Journal of Biological Chemistry, American Journal of Physiology-Cell Physiology and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, a journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. She has served as a standing member of the Bioengineering Technology and Surgical Sciences study section for NIH from 2013-2017 and is currently a standing member of the Arthritis Connective Tissue and Skin study section. She previously served on the Board of Directors for the Wound Healing Society and the Plastic Surgery Advisory Council for the American College of Surgons. 

Key Publications

  • First Evidence of Sternal Wound Biofilm following Cardiac Surgery.Elgharably, H.,Mann, E.,Awad, H.,Ganesh, K.,Ghatak, P. D.,Gordillo, G.,Sai-Sudhakar, C. B.,Roy, S.,Wozniak, D. J.,Sen, C. K.
  • Reply: Urinary Excretion of MicroRNA¬†-126 Is a Biomarker for Hemangioma Proliferation.Gordillo, G. M., Gordillo, G. M.
  • Topical oxygen therapy induces vascular endothelial growth factor expression and improves closure of clinically presented chronic wounds.Gordillo, G. M., Roy, S., Khanna, S., Schlanger, R., Khandelwal, S., Phillips, G., Sen, C. K.
  • Dermal excisional wound healing in pigs following treatment with topically applied pure oxygen.Fries, R. B., Wallace, W. A., Roy, S., Kuppusamy, P., Bergdall, V., Gordillo, G. M., Melvin, W. S., Sen, C. K.
  • Development and initiation of computer-generated documentation for burn patient care.Heistein, J. B., Coffey, R. A., Buchele, B. A., Gordillo, G. M.
  • Gene therapy in transplantation: pathological consequences of unavoidable plasmid contamination with lipopolysaccharide.Gordillo, G. M., Xia, D., Mullins, A. N., Bergese, S. D., Orosz, C. G.
  • Myocarditis induced by targeted expression of the MCP-1 gene in murine cardiac muscle.Kolattukudy, P. E., Quach, T., Bergese, S., Breckenridge, S., Hensley, J., Altschuld, R., Gordillo, G., Klenotic, S., Orosz, C., Parker-Thornburg, J.

Gayle M Gordillo NCBI bibliography

Titles & Appointments

  • Dr. Sanford and Thelma E. Glanz Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Professor of Surgery
  • Division Chief
  • Education
    1990 MD The Ohio State University
    1984 BA Stanford University

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