Interview with Dr. Carl Hartrampf, Jr., September 26, 2013

Collection: Richard B. Russell Library Oral History Documentary Collection

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Description

Dr. Carl Hartrampf, Jr. is a distinguished plastic surgeon in the Atlanta Area. He is a native of Atlanta, and he attended Emory University and the University of Georgia. After his internships and residencies, Hartrampf established a medical practice in Atlanta. Here, he invented the procedure called the TRAM Flap surgery which reconstructs breasts after mastectomy. Hartrampf has received numerous awards for his medical achievements, especially for victims of breast cancer.

Dr. Carl Hartrampf, Jr. is a distinguished plastic surgeon in the Atlanta Area. He is a pioneer in the development of reconstructive plastic surgery procedures. Hartrampf is world-renowned for his contributions in procedures using autogenous tissue for breast reconstruction. He has received numerous awards for his groundbreaking scientific and medical achievements. Hartrampf retired from medicine in 1999.

Date

2013-09-26

Identifier

RBRL175OHD-021

Coverage

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Location

Athens, Georgia

Duration

90 minutes



Citation

Carl Hartrampf, Jr. and LaMar McGinnis, “Interview with Dr. Carl Hartrampf, Jr., September 26, 2013,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed July 8, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL175OHD/RBRL175OHD-021.