Co-founder of Advanced Concepts, Dr. Stroup is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is an active member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. In addition to being a busy clinician, he is also a productive author and educator in his field. From 1990-1997 Dr. Stroup served as Chief of Plastic Surgery at the Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center. During the same period, he was Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, and was an active member of the University Hospitals medical staff.
Since going into full-time private practice in 1997, Dr. Stroup has been an active medical staff member of Hillcrest Hospital and Geauga Regional Hospital. He is currently the Chief of Plastic Surgery at Hillcrest Hospital.
Breast surgery, body contouring and facial cosmetic surgery are areas of special interest. Dr. Stroup graduated Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Massachusetts and obtained his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University. He completed his internship at Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia, his general surgery residency at Lankenau Hospital in Philadelphia, and his plastic surgery residency at Case Western Reserve University. He holds licenses to practice in Ohio and Pennsylvania. Dr. Stroup is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
His work has been published in the Plastic Surgery Review, the Annals of Plastic Surgery as well as Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He is a frequent lecturer and speaker on a variety of topics relating to cosmetic surgery. Dr. Stroup is a member of Operation Smile and served on a mission to Honduras providing reconstructive surgery at no cost to children with congenial and post-traumatic deformities.