Dr. Robert Chandler has been in practice for 19 years. A Tennessee native, he graduated from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, the recipient of a 4 year ROTC scholarship, and was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the Air Force upon his commencement in 1984.Dr. Chandler has led or participated in seven Air Force humanitarian civic assistance plastic surgery missions to the countries of Honduras, Peru, and Paraguay, performing over 350 reconstructive procedures. He also performed nine manning assistance missions to Yokota Air Base, Japan, Lakenheath Royal Air Force Base, England and Ft. Wainwright in Fairbanks, Alaska providing plastic surgery support to active duty personnel, dependents and retirees. He has received both the Army Commendation Medal and the Air Force Meritorious Service Medal and completed the Air Command and Staff College.