University of Nebraska Medical Center

Wes Heckman, MD

Assistant Professor, UNMC Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery


Wes Heckman, MD

Dr. Wes Heckman provides the full spectrum of facial aesthetic and reconstructive procedures including, but not limited to cosmetic, functional, and revision rhinoplasty, cosmetic surgical and nonsurgical treatments for the face and neck, and reconstructive surgery for cancer-related defects, traumatic injuries, and congenital abnormalities.

Dr. Heckman attended medical school at the University of Louisville and then completed his Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery residency training at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics.  Following residency, he completed fellowship training in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at New York University.
Dr. Heckman's research focuses on all aspects of facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, including rhinoplasty, aesthetic surgery, rehabilitation for facial nerve paralysis, skin cancer, and maxillofacial trauma.