Nicholas Leonardi, DO

Plastic/Reconstructive Surgeon
Margaret West Comprehensive Breast Center
7945 Wolf River Blvd.
Germantown TN 38138 901.692.9600
East Campus
7945 Wolf River Boulevard
Germantown TN 38138 901.683.0055

About Me

Dr. Nicholas joined West Cancer Center and Research Institute in 2022 after working closing for years with our head and neck and breast surgeons. He is committed to lifelong learning and contribution to the field of plastic and reconstructive surgery and takes an interest in all aspects of reconstructive and aesthetic surgery to provide form and function.

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Plastic and reconstructive procedures are available for West patients and the general public. 


  • Plastic & Reconstruction Residency Program: University of Tennessee Health Science Center
  • General Surgery Residency: University of Illinois Metropolitan Group Hospitals
  • Medical School: Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine

Board Certification

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery

Awards and Honors

  • University of Tennessee Internal Medicine Fellow of the Year (2017)
  • University of Tennessee College of Medicine Charles C. Verstandig, MD Award (2013)
  • University of Tennessee College of Medicine Jesse C. Turner Scholar (2003)


  • Plastic Surgeon: West Cancer Center & Research Institute
  • Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery: University of Tennessee Health Science Center
  • Associate Research Specialists: University of Wisconsin, Department of Surgery / Urology Division


  • Tennessee Medical License
  • Illinois Medical License


  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Memphis & Shelby County Medical Society
  • Tennessee Medical Association

Certifications / Conferences:

  • Plastic Surgery: The Meeting (American Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting) 2015, 2016
  • Hair Transplant: 360 Workshop (Comprehensive Hair Transplant Course and FUE Hands-On Cadaver Workshop) St. Louis University, 2015
  • American Association of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, 2015
  • 15th International Course on Perforator Flaps (New York University School of Medicine), 2013
  • Basic Maxillofacial Principles and Techniques, American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons (Northwestern University), 2012
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery Annual Meeting, 2012
  • Trained in facial fillers, neurotoxins, non-surgical submental fat transplant (Kybella), injectables for hand rejuvenation​