Dr. Ray specializes in pediatric and adult plastic surgery, such as post-traumatic face, chest and extremity reconstruction surgery including from burn injuries; congenital ear, cleft lip, cleft palate, craniosynostosis primary or revision surgery; Poland Syndrome surgery; cosmetic breast surgery; endoscopic brow lift; facelift; and rhinoplasty.

Education & Training

  • Medical School: State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences (Buffalo, N.Y.)
  • Residency: University of Alabama - Birmingham - General Surgery (Birmingham, Ala.)
  • Residency: University of Alabama - Birmingham - Plastic Surgery (Birmingham, Ala.)
  • Residency: University of Alabama - Birmingham - Microsurgery and Transplantation Research (Birmingham, Ala.)
  • Fellowship: University of Alabama - Birmingham - Pediatric and Craniofacial Surgery (Birmingham, Ala.)

Honors & Memberships

  • 2003, Chief of Surgery of the 6250th US Army Hospital in Bosnia-Herzogovina, U.S. Army Reserves
  • 2004-2005, Medical Director of the Salerno Detachment of the 325th Combat Support Hospital in Afghanistan, U.S. Army Reserves
  • 2011-2012, Chief of the 946th Forward Surgical Team in Afghanistan, U.S. Army Reserves
  • 2014 Kids' Favorite Doctor, Birmingham Parents Magazine
  • America's Top Doctor since 2018, Castle Connolly
  • Bronze Star Medal recipient, U.S. Army Reserves
  • Member, American Society of Plastic Surgery
  • Member, American Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Association
  • Member, Southern Medical Association


  • Certified: American Board of Plastic Surgery

Marshall Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

East Hills Professional Center
3244 U.S. Route 60, Suite 26
(Note: may still appear as 5185 U.S. Route 60 in some GPS systems)
Huntington, WV 25705
Phone: 304.691.8910

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Faltaous AA, Leigh EC, Ray P, Wolbert TT. 2019. A Rare Transformation of Epidermoid Cyst into Squamous Cell Carcinoma: A Case Report with Literature Review. Am J Case Rep. 2019 8 4;20:1141-1143.
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Barry RG, Wolbert TT, Gress TW, Ray PD, Mozaffari FB. 2018. Outcomes After Open Reduction With Internal Fixation of Mandible Fractures. J Craniofac Surg. 2018 4 3;29(5):1237-1240.
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