Ivica Ducic, M.D.

Medical Director

Dr. Ducic joined Axogen as Medical Director in January 2017. Ivica is a board-certified plastic surgeon, with additional training and expertise in peripheral nerve surgery. He received his medical degree in 1991 from the University of Zagreb School of Medicine (Croatia, Europe), and a Ph.D. degree in 1995 in neuroscience. Upon completing plastic surgery training at Georgetown University Hospital in 2002, he entered a one-year peripheral nerve surgery fellowship. He then joined the full-time faculty practice at Georgetown University Hospital Department of Plastic Surgery in August 2003, where he served as the professor of plastic surgery and neurosurgery and he is the founder/director of their Peripheral Nerve Surgery Institute. Ivica established his own practice in 2014, the Washington Nerve Institute in McLean, VA, where he continues to practice today. Among his many accomplishments, Ivica is the past president of American Society for Peripheral Nerve. He has also served on many committees, served as journal editor for peripheral nerve focused research, published over 90 peer-reviewed papers, authored 15 book chapters, and has been a prolific educator both nationally and internationally on the diagnosis and treatment of peripheral nerve injury.