Education:

Residencies University of Southern California Plastic Surgery 1993-1995
Harvard / Beth Israel Hospital General Surgery 1988-1993
Medical School University of California at Los Angeles 1988
University UC Berkeley AB Physiology 1984
High School Harvard School North Hollywood, CA 1980

Professional Background:

Hospital Appointment: 1995-2006 Santa Monica / UCLA Medical Center
1995-present St. Johns Hospital
2006-present UCLA Center for the Health Sciences
Teaching Responsibilities: 2006-present UCLA resident cosmetic clinic and operating room
Editorial Responsibilities: 2006-present Guest Editor, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
2002-present Guest Editor, Aesthetic Surgery Journal
Academic Appointments: 2006-present Assistant Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Awards
1985 Heart Association Research Grant
1984 Magna Cum Laude Valedictorian
1983 UCLA Volunteer Scholarship Award
1980- '84 Berkeley Honor Student Society
1982 University of California Presidential Research Grant
Licensure
1989 Massachusetts
1993 California
1993 DEA
Board Certification
1997 American Board of Plastic Surgery
1995 American Board of Surgery

Professional Society Committee Activities:

American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
2010-2012 Board of Directors, Aesthetic Surgery Education and Research Fund (ASERF)
2005-present Emerging Trends Task Force and Innovative Procedures Committee
2004-2009 Practice Relations Committee
2003-2009 Electronic Communications Committee
2004 ASPS/ASAPS Breast Implant Task Force Exhibits Committee
2001-2003 Government relations
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
2007-present Performance Metrics Task Force
2004 and 2007 Pathways to leadership
2004-2006 Exhibits Committee
2002-2004 Legislative Committee
California Medical Association
2004-2005 Alternative Delegate
California Society of Plastic Surgery
2009-present Treasurer
2003-2009 Co-Chair, Legislative Committee
2000-present Ethics Committee
2006-present Executive Council
2001-2004 Co-Chair, Exhibits Committee
Los Angeles Society of Plastic Surgery
2005-2006 Board of Directors
2005-2006 Secretary

Society Memberships:

Regional Los Angeles Society Plastic Surgery Bay Surgical Society California Society of Plastic Surgeons
National American College of Surgeons American Society of Plastic Surgeons American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
International International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons

Current Areas of Research Interest:

  1. Non-invasive body contouring with focused ultrasonic energy
  2. New generation form stable breast implants
  3. Fat dissolution with localized deoxycholate injections

Research in Progress:

  1. Silimed- Continued Access Gel-filled Mammary Implant Study
  2. Mentor CPG-Continued Access Study Contour Profile Gel Breast Implant
  3. Inamed adjunct-Silicone filled Breast Implant Adjunct Clinical study
  4. Mentor adjunct-Silicone gel filled Mammary Prosthesis Adjunct study
  5. UltraShape- Non invasive ultrasound lipolysis device
  6. Mcghan 410-Silicone Filled Breast Implant Clinical Study
  7. Mcghan 410 CARE-Silicone Filled Breast Implant Continued Access Reconstruction / Revision Expansion (CARE) Clinical Study
  8. Kythera ATX-101 fat dissolution study

Past Research:

1986 Division of Vascular Surgery
U.C.L.A. School of Medicine
1985 Division of Plastic Surgery
U.C.L.A. School of Medicine
1981-1984 Department of Anatomy
University of California, Berkeley
1981-1983 Brain Research Institute
U.C.L.A. School of Medicine

Public Presentations:

FDA Testimony to FDA Advisory Panel on Breast Implants April 13, 2005
Medical Board - Testimony to Medical Board of California's Division of Licensing Quarterly Meeting November 4 2005 on the issue of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery
Testimony to the Medical Board of California's Division of Licensing Quarterly Meeting February 18, 2005 on the issue of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery

Invited Presentations:

  1. Cohesive Silicone Gel Breast Implants at the Annual Meeting of the California Society of Plastic Surgeons, San Diego, California May 29, 2004.
  2. Short Scar Mastopexy Augmentation at the Annual Meeting of the California Society of Plastic Surgeons, San Diego, CA May 29, 2004.
  3. Clinical Experience with the Style 410 and CPG at the Inamed Academy San Francisco, CA August 21, 2004.
  4. History of the Hot Topics Course: What's Still Hot, What's Not, at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, October 6, 2004.
  5. Clinical Experience with the Style 410 and CPG at The Inamed Academy, New York October 23, 2004.
  6. Clinical Experience with the Style 410 and CPG at The Inamed Academy at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Boca Raton, FL, November 20, 2004.
  7. Case Presentation Panel. Inamed Academy at the Annual Meeting of the Northwestern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Maui, HI February 13, 2005.
  8. The United States Experience with Cohesive Gel Implants at the biennial Plastic Surgery at the Red Sea Meeting, Eilat, Israel, March 10, 2005.
  9. 410 Clinical Evaluation Panel at the Inamed Academy at Plastic Surgery at the Red Sea. Eilat, Israel March 12, 2005.
  10. History of the Hot Topics Course: What's Still Hot, What's Not at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, New Orleans, LA, April 29, 2005.
  1. Improving Outcomes in Breast Augmentation: Better Results from New Faces at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, New Orleans, LA May 1, 2005.
  2. Plastic Surgery Management of the Suicide Bombing Patient: The Israeli Perspective. To the Los Angeles Society of Plastic Surgeons. Los Angeles, CA. May 18, 2005.
  3. Clinical Experience with the Style 410 and CPG at The Inamed Academy at the Annual Meeting of the California Society of Plastic Surgeons, Sonoma, CA, June 2, 2005.
  4. Implant Investigations: How they Can Improve Results Today at the Annual Meeting of the California Society of Plastic Surgeons, June 5, 2005.
  5. Round v. Anatomic, Textured v. Smooth at the III International Matrix Course, Stockholm, Sweden June 28, 2005.
  6. 410 Matrix: The US Perspective and the Importance of the Internet at the III International Matrix Course, Stockholm, Sweden June 28, 2005.
  7. Moderator Live Surgery Session at III International Matrix Course, Stockholm, Sweden June 28, 2005.
  8. Round V. Anatomic, Soft v. Cohesive Gel, and the Style 410 Implant: The Mexican Society of Plastic Surgeons, Tijuana Mexico, August 6, 2005
  9. What's Hot in the Media 2005 at the Hot Topics Course at the Annual meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, September 5, 2005.
  10. Breast Augmentation: Reducing Reoperations and Deformities to the UCLA Department of Plastic Surgery, Grand Rounds, September 13, 2005.
  11. Breast Augmentation: Reducing Reoperations, Preventing Uncorrectable Deformities to the Las Vegas Society of Plastic Surgeons, Las Vegas, NV, September 14, 2005.
  12. Ultrashape: A New, Non-Invasive Alternative to Liposuction for Body Contouring at The British Association for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (BAAPS), London, UK September 23, 2005.
  13. Rationale of Form Stable v. Non-Form Stable Breast Implants. The Inamed Academy at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Plastic Surgeons, Chicago, IL. Sept. 24, 2005.
  14. Moderator Interactive Panel: Breast Surgery Complications with Saline, Responsive Gel, and Form Stable Gel. The Inamed Academy at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Plastic Surgeons, Chicago, IL. September 24, 2005.
  15. What's Hot in the Plastic Surgery Media 2005 at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgery, Philadelphia PA, September 24, 2005.
  16. Cohesive v. Non-Cohesive and Round v. Anatomic Silicone Gel Breast Implants to the Department of Plastic Surgery, Cornell University, New York, NY November 16, 2005.
  17. The Rationale for Cohesive Implants and the Five Critical Decisions to Reduce Reoperations to the Division of Plastic Surgery, USC School of Medicine. November 28, 2005.
  18. Breast Augmentation: Reducing Reoperations, Preventing Uncorrectable Deformities to the UCLA Department of Plastic Surgery January 6, 2006.
  19. The Advantages of Anatomically Shaped Implants: Comparison between Round and Anatomical Implants at the Inamed Academy Master Class, Marrakech, Morocco, March 9 2006.
  20. Panel Member Postoperative Management and Surgical Technique. Inamed Academy Master Class, Marrakech, Morocco, March 9 2006.
  21. Panel Member "What to do in these difficult cases?" Inamed Academy Master Class, Marrakech, Morocco, March 9 2006.
  22. "Office Management and the Importance of the Internet." Inamed Academy Master Class, Marrakech, Morocco, March 10 2006.
  23. "Breast Implant - My Approach" to the VIIth Simposio Internacional de Cirugia Plastica, Sao Paolo, Brazil March 23, 2006.
  24. Live Surgery Demonstration of Augmentation with a Style 410 implant at the VIIth Simposio Internacional de Cirugia Plastica, Sao Paolo Brazil, March 25, 2006.
  25. Cohesive versus Non-Cohesive, Round versus Anatomic: A Selection Rationale a the 23rd Plastic Surgery Day, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Beverly Hills, CA April 8, 2006.
  26. Silicone or Saline: Understanding the Differences at The Inamed Academy at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Orlando, FL, April 20, 2006.
  27. Panel Member, What's Hot in the Plastic Surgery Media. The Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Orlando, FL, April 21, 2006.
  28. Panelist, Managing the Difficult Augmentation Patient at the annual meeting of The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Orlando, FL, April 21, 2006.
  29. Abstract Presentation: Non-Invasive Body Contouring with the UltraShape Contour I Device: The US Clinical Experience at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Plastic Surgery, Orlando FL, April 23, 2006.
  30. Teaching Course Optimizing Outcomes in Breast Augmentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Orlando, FL, April 23 2006.
  31. Silicone v. Saline: Understanding the Differences at the Inamed Academy at the Joint Meeting of Rock Rocky Mountain Society of Plastic Surgeons and California Society of Plastic Surgeons June 1, 2006, Las Vegas, NV.
  32. Breast Augmentation Panel, How I Do It at the Joint Meeting of the Rocky Mountain Society of Plastic Surgeons and the California Society of Plastic Surgeons Las Vegas, NV, June 2, 2006.
  33. Body Contouring with High Energy Focused Ultrasound at the Joint Meeting of the Rocky Mountain Society of Plastic Surgeons and the California Society of Plastic Surgeons Las Vegas, NV, June 3, 2006.
  34. The Incisive® Absorbable Subcuticular Stapler at the Joint Meeting of the Rocky Mountain Society of Plastic Surgeons and the California Society of Plastic Surgeons Las Vegas, NV, June 3, 2006.
  35. What's New in Breast Augmentation: Investigations. At the annual meeting of the California Society of Plastic Surgeons, Sonoma, CA, June 5, 2006.
  36. Pre-operative Planning Principles to Inamed Academy Latin America, Mexico City, MX, August 26, 2006.
  37. Clinical Experience Using Different Anatomical Shaped Implants to Inamed Academy Latin America, Mexico City, MX, August 26, 2006.
  38. Panel: Old v. New in Plastic Surgery at Annual Meeting of the Los Angeles Society of Plastic Surgeons September 16, 2006.
  39. Selecting Breast Implants to the Annual Meeting of the Hawaii Society of Plastic Surgeons, September 29, 2006.
  40. Cohesive Breast Implants at the Inamed Academy at the Annual Meeting of American Society of Plastic Surgery October 6, 2006, San Francisco, CA.
  41. Name that Facelift at Hot Topics at the Annual meeting of American Society of Plastic Surgery October 6, 2006, San Francisco, CA.
  42. The Insorb™ Subcuticular Stapler at Hot Topics at the Annual meeting of American Society of Plastic Surgery October 6, 2006, San Francisco, CA.
  43. Moderator, Allergan Silicone Certification Program, Los Angeles, CA November 29, 2006.
  44. Controversy and Confusion with the new Directions for Use (DFU) of Silicone Gel Implants, UCLA Grand Rounds, January 9, 2007.
  45. Silicone Gel Approval: What it Really Means at Hot Topics at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, New York, NY, April 20, 2007.
  46. Teaching Course Optimizing Outcomes in Breast Augmentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, New York, NY, April 22, 2007.
  47. UltraShape ™ Contour I: Non-Invasive Alternative to Liposuction for Body Contouring using Focused Ultrasound at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, New York, NY, April 24, 2007.
  48. Silicone Breast Implants at the Allergan Academy at the Annual Meeting of the California Society of Plastic Surgery, San Francisco CA, May 24, 2007.
  49. Mastopexy Augmenation: Can it be Rehabilitated? at the Annual Meeting of the California Society of Plastic Surgery, San Francisco CA, May 25, 2007.
  50. "The NeoSubpectoral Pocket" at the American Alpine Workshop in Plastic Surgery, Beaver Creek CO, January 28, 2008.
  51. "Why The Submuscular Plane is Superior, and I will Prove it" at the annual meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, San Diego, CA, May 6, 2008.
  52. Teaching Course: "Optimizing Outcomes In Breast Augmentation" at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, San Diego, CA, May 4, 2008
  53. "Breast Augmentation: New Paradigms" at the 25th Bernard G. Sarnat MD Plastic Surgery Day for Cedars Sinai Hospital, Los Angeles, CA, June 25, 2008
  54. "Anatomic Cohesive Gel Implants" at the Breast Surgery & Body Contouring Symposium, Santa Fe, NM, August 14, 2008.
  55. "The NeuSubpectoral Pocket: A powerful tool for treating breast augmentation deformities" at the Thirtieth Annual meeting of the Los Angeles Society of Plastic Surgeons, Los Angeles CA, September 13 2008.
  56. "Cellulite – the Bane of the Plastic Surgeon" at the Hot Topics session of the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgery, Baltimore, MD, November 1, 2008.
  57. "The NeuoSubpectoral Pocket: A Powerful Technique for Correcting Breast Augmentation Deformities" at the Ameriecan-Brazilian Aesthetic Surgery Meeting Park City, UT February 21, 2009.
  58. "Treating Late Capsular Contracture" at the Allergan Academy at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Las Vegas NV, May 3 2009.
  59. Teaching Course: "Optimizing Outcomes In Breast Augmentation" at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Las Vegas NV, May 5 2009.
  60. Discussant, "How to Mark Breast Lift," at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Las Vegas NV, May 5 2009.
  61. "Use of Strattice in Difficult Secondary Breast Augmentation Deformities" for LifeCell Corporation, Beverly Hills, CA, May 8, 2009.
  62. "Comparing Form Stable and Standard Implants" at the Annual Meeting of the California Society of Plastic Surgery, Lake Tahoe, NV, May 29, 2008.
  63. "Choosing between different anatomical high-cohesive gel implants – do the results differ?" at the Akademiliniken's Beauty Through Science International Aesthetic Meeting, Stockholm Sweden, June 11, 2009.
  64. Secondary Breast Augmentation – Implant Selection, Site change Alternatives, Surgical Techniques" at the Akademiliniken's Beauty Through Science International Aesthetic Meeting, Stockholm Sweden, June 11, 2009.
  65. Teaching Course: "Complications in Breast Surgery and How to Solve Them" at Akademikliniken's Beauty Through Science International Aesthetic Meeting, Stockholm Sweden, June 12, 2009.
  66. New Techniques in Secondary Augmentation: Strattice™ to the Los Angeles Society of Plastic Surgery, August 19, 2009..
  67. "A Classification Scheme for Post-Augmentation Deformities" at the Breast and Body Contouring Symposium, Santa Fe, NM, August 28, 2009.
  68. "Achieving Excellence in Breast Augmentation Surgery: Putting Core Principles to Practice" at the Allergan Academy at the Breast And Body Contouring Symposium, Santa Fe, NM, August 27, 2009.
  69. "Treating Capsular Contracture" at the Breast and Body Contouring Symposium, Santa Fe, NM, August 26, 2009.
  70. "Round, Smooth Implants" at the Breast and Body Contouring Symposium, Santa Fe, NM, August 26, 2009.
  71. Discussant, "Surface Texturing of Breast Implants Panel" at the Breast and Body Contouring Symposium, Santa Fe, NM, August 26, 2009.
  72. Discussant, "Improving Your Results Panel" at the Breast and Body Contouring Symposium, Santa Fe, NM, August 26, 2009.
  73. Discussant, "Practice Management Panel" at the Breast and Body Contouring Symposium, Santa Fe, NM, August 26, 2009.
  74. Instructor, MOCS-PS Breast Augmentation Course at the Breast and Body Contouring Symposium, Santa Fe, NM, August 26, 2009.
  75. "A Classification Scheme for Post-Augmentation Deformities" at the Breast and Body Contouring Symposium, Santa Fe, NM, August 27, 2009.
  76. "The Power of Marketing" at the Hot Topics Session at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, October 24, 2009
  77. "Accusculpt/Acculift" at the Hot Topics Session at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, October 24, 2009
  78. "Non-Surgical Fat Dissolution with Kythera ATX-101" at the Hot Topics Session at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, October 24, 2009
  79. "Non-Surgical Fat Dissolution with Ultrashape and Kythera ATX-101" at the Non-Invasive Body Contouring Panel at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, October 26, 2009
  80. "A Fresh Look at the Ideal Breast Augmentation Scar for Asian Women" at the Annual Meeting of the Asian Breast Aesthetic Symposium, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, November 6, 2009
  81. "Understanding the Dual Plane Approach in Breast Augmentation" at the Annual Meeting of the Asian Breast Aesthetic Symposium, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, November 7, 2009
  82. "The NeoSubpectoral Pocket for Symmastia and other Secondary Deformities" at the Annual Meeting of the Asian Breast Aesthetic Symposium, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, November 7, 2009
  83. "A Classification Scheme for Secondary Breast Deformities" at the Annual Meeting of the Asian Breast Aesthetic Symposium, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, November 7, 2009
  84. Use of Acellular Dermal Matrix during Combined Mastopexy/Augmentation at a LifeCell Educational Symposium, March 5, 2010, Key Biscayne Florida.
  85. Introduction to ADM in the Cosmetic Surgery Patient at the Annual Sales Meeting for the Lifecell Corporation, Fort Myers Florida, January 16, 2010
  86. Strattice for the Treatment of Coverage Issues at the Annual Sales Meeting for the Lifecell Corporation, Fort Myers Florida, January 16, 2010
  87. Optimizing Outcomes using Form Stable Breast Implants at the Annual Kaiser Plastic Surgery Symposium, Newport Beach, California February 27 2010.
  88. Use of ADM in Difficult Secondary Augmentation Revisions and Cadaver lab instruction at a LifeCell Educational Symposium, Las Vegas Nevada, March 20, 2010
  89. "A Classification Scheme for Post-Augmentation Deformities" while visiting professor at the annual Meeting of the Missouri Society of Plastic Surgeons, St Louis, Missouri, March 26, 2010
  90. "Understanding the Dual Plane Approach in Breast Augmentation" while visiting professor at the annual Meeting of the Missouri Society of Plastic Surgeons, St Louis, Missouri, March 26, 2010
  91. "Treating Capsular Contracture" while visiting professor at the annual Meeting of the Missouri Society of Plastic Surgeons, St Louis, Missouri, March 26, 2010
  92. "The NeoSubpectoral Pocket for Symmastia and other Secondary Deformities" while visiting professor at the annual Meeting of the Missouri Society of Plastic Surgeons, St Louis, Missouri, March 26, 2010
  93. What's New In Liposuction: Have we No Shame? American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery via Webinar, April 1 2010.
  94. Improving Results in Primary Breast Augmentation while guest speaker at the San Diego Society of Plastic Surgeons, San Diego California, April 14, 2010
  95. Use of ADM in Difficult Secondary Augmentation Revisions and Cadaver lab instruction at a LifeCell Educational Symposium, Washington DC, April 22, 2010.
  96. Updates on Hot Topics Presentations at the Hot Topics Session at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Washington DC, April 23, 2010.
  97. Update on ATX-101: Deoxycholate for Fat Reeduction at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Washington DC, April 23, 2010.
  98. Updates on Hot Topics Presentations at the Best of Hot Topics during the General Session at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Washington DC, April 23, 2010.
  99. Teaching Course: "Optimizing Outcomes In Breast Augmentation" at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Washington DC April 25, 2010.
  100. The Revision Patient: Strategies for Success at a Local Allergan Academy Roundtable, San Diego California, August 16, 2010.
  101. Using Strattice to Solve Secondary Augmentation Challenges at the Lifecell Educational Forum, Orlando Florida September 13, 2010
  102. Strattice™ for Fold Malposition and Wrinkling at the Lifecell Live Webinar September 28, 2010
  103. New Airway Management Devices for the OR: Video Laryngoscopy at the Hot Topics Session at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Plastic Surgery, Toronto Canada, October 1, 2010
  104. Managing Combined Capsular Contracture and Ptosis at the Allergan Academy at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Plastic Surgery, Toronto Canada, October 2, 2010
  105. Strattice™ Tissue Matris for Wrinkling, Rippling, and Malposition: Emphasizing the Reconstructive Technique at the Lifecell Surgeon Forum, Las Vegas Nevada, October 16, 2010
  106. Instructor Lifecell Bioskills Cadaver Lab, Las Vegas, Nevada, November 6, 2010
  107. Capsular Contracture, Mastopexy Augmentation, Cohesive Gel Implants, Neosubpectoral Pocket, and ADM Lectures to Russian surgeons visiting the Allergan Manufacturing Facility, San Jose, Costa Rica, November 10, 2010
  108. The Revision Patient: Strategies for Success at a Local Allergan Academy Roundtable, San Francisco, California November, 12 2010.
  109. The Revision Patient: Strategies for Success at a Local Allergan Academy Roundtable, Palo Alto, California, November 13 2010.
  110. Two Stage Mastopexy-Augmentation at the Allergan Academy during the Cutting Edge Meeting, New York City, December 3, 2010
  111. The New Media: What You Need to Know About Social Networking and Internet Marketing at the Cutting Edge Plastic Surgery Symposium, Manhattan New York, December 4, 2010
  112. Plastic Surgery Innovations: Fads, Gimmicks, and Realities at the Cutting Edge Plastic Surgery Symposium, Manhattan New York, December 4, 2010
  113. Lifecell breast symposium in Colorado mountains January 6 and 7
  114. Sizing Breast Implants at the USC Plastic Surgery Aesthetic Meeting, Los Angeles California, January 26 2011
  115. A Classification Scheme for Secondary Breast Augmentation at the Meeting of the Los Angeles Society of Plastic Surgeons, Los Angeles, California, February 16, 2011
  116. Optimizing Outcomes in Breast Augmentation Maintenance of Certification Course at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Boston, Massachusetts May 9, 2011
  117. Panel Moderator: Lipoplasty: It's the Man and Not the Machine at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Boston, Massachusetts May 10, 2011
  118. Diagnosing Problems in the Augmentation Patient at the UCLA Aesthetic Surgery Conference, Los Angeles, California, September 13, 2011
  119. High Lateral Tension Abdominoplasty: Conventional Abdominoplasty and Lipoabdominoplasty: The Safety of Liposuction in Association with Abdominoplasty at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgery, Denver Colardo, September 26, 2011
  120. Secondary Augmentations and Their Lessons for Better Primary Augmentations at the Annual Advances in Multi-Specialty Aesthetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery Symposium, Cedars-Sinai Hospital, Los Angeles California, November 5, 2011
  121. Perioperative Antibiotics And Deep Vein Thrombosis: Prevention In Aesthetic Surgery Patients At the Cutting Edge Aesthetic Surgery Symposium, Manhattan New York, December 2, 2011
  122. Panel Discussion: Managing the Most Difficult Body Contouring Areas At the Cutting Edge Aesthetic Surgery Symposium, Manhattan New York, December 2, 2011
  123. Public Relations, Marketing, Internet Sties, Blogs: Have they Gone Over the Top? At the Cutting Edge Aesthetic Surgery Symposium, Manhattan New York, December 3, 2011
  124. The Troubled Relationship Between Industry and Plastic Surgeons: Billion-Dollar Companies Profit When We Inject, But Not When We Operate: Do They Create An Anti-Surgery Momentum? At the Cutting Edge Aesthetic Surgery Symposium, Manhattan New York, December 3, 2011
  125. Breast Augmentation at the Annual Meeting of the New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgeons, Manhattan New York December 10, 2012
  126. OR Moderator at the 28th Annual Breast Surgery Symposium of the Southeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Atlanta Georgia, January 13, 2012
  127. Potential Effects of High Projection Implants on Breast Tissue at the28th Annual Breast Surgery Symposium of the Southeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Atlanta Georgia, January 14, 2012
  128. A Fresh Look at the Periareolar Incision: Should it Be Abandoned? at the28th Annual Breast Surgery Symposium of the Southeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Atlanta Georgia, January 15, 2012

Publications (peer-reviewed):

  1. Diamond MC, Rainbolt RD, Guzman R, Greer ER, Teitelbaum S. "Regional Cerebral Cortical Deficits in the Immune-Deficient Nude Mouse: A Preliminary Study." Exp Neurol (1986 May) 92(2):311-22.
  2. Melone JH, Teitelbaum S, Johnson RE, Diamond MC. The Rat Amygdaloid Nucleus: A Morphometric Right-Left Study." Exp Neurol (1984 Nov) 86(2):293-302.
  3. Teitelbaum SA, Fonkalsrud EW. "Congenital Bifid Sternum. Report of an Unusual Case." J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg (1988 Jul) 96(1):162-5.
  4. Teitelbaum S. "The Purse-String Suture." [letter; comment]. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (1998 May) 101(6):1748-9.
  5. Adams WP, Bengston BP, Glicksman CA, Gryskiewicz JM, Jewell ML, McGrath MH, Reisman NR, Teitelbaum S, Tebbetts JB, Tebbetts T. "Decision and Management Algorithms to address patient and Food and Drug Administration concerns regarding breast Augmentation and Implants." Plastic and Reconstruction Surgery (2004 Oct) 114(5):1252-7.
  6. Teitelbaum SA. "Brody's Article On The Perfect Breast." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (2005 Apr) 115(4):1205-6; author reply 1206-7.
  7. Teitelbaum S. "Enthusiasm Versus Data: How Does an Aesthetic Procedure Become ‘Hot'? Aesthetic Surgery Journal. January 2006 (Vol. 26, Issue 1, Pages 51-53).
  8. Teitelbaum S. "Demystifying High-Lateral-Tension Abdominoplasty." Aesthetic Surgery Journal. May 2006 (Vol. 26, Issue 3, Pages 325-329).
  9. Adams, William P. Jr M.D.; Teitelbaum, Steven M.D.; Bengtson, Bradley P. M.D.; Jewell, Mark L. M.D.; Tebbetts, John M.D.; Spear, Scott M.D. "Breast Augmentation Roundtable." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Advances in Breast Augmentation. December 2006. 118(7S) Supplement:175S-187S.
  10. Teitelbaum, Steven A.; Burns, John L.; Kubota, Junichiro; Matsuda, Hidenori; Otto, Morkel J.; Shirakabe, Yukio; Suzuki, Yoshiro; Brown, Spencer A. "Noninvasive Body Contouring by Focused Ultrasound: Safety and Efficacy of the Contour I Device in a Multicenter, Controlled, Clinical Study." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. September 2007. 120(3):779-789.
  11. Spear, Scott L.; Dayan, Joseph H.; Bogue, David; Clemens, Mark W.; Newman, Michael; Teitelbaum, Steven; Maxwell, G Patrick. "The ‘Neosubpectoral' Pocket for the Correction of Symmastia." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. September 2009 124(3):695-703.
  12. Tebbetts, John, Teitelbaum SA; "High and Extra High Projection Breast Implants: Consequences for Patients." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 126(6):2150-2159, December 2010
  13. Teitelbaum SA. "Where's the Data?' Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 127(2):1003-1004, February 2011.
  14. Teitelbaum SA. "Review of Augmentation Mammaplasty: Redefining the Patient and Surgeon Experience by John B Tebbetts" Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 127(5):2117-2119, May 2011.
  15. Spear, Seruya, Clemens, Teitelbaum, Nahabedian. "Acellular Dermal Matrix for the Treatment of Breast Implant Deformities." Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 127(3):1047-1058, March 2011

Book Chapters:

  1. Teitelbaum, Steven. "The Inframammary Approach to Breast Augmentation." In Clinics of Plastic Surgery, edited by Scott Spear. 33-43. Vol. 36 - Number 1, January 2009.
  2. Teitelbaum, Steven. "Secondary Augmentation." In Aesthetic Breast Surgery, edited by Bucky, L Mottura, A. Codner. Saunders Elsevier. 93-127. 2009.
  3. Teitelbaum, Steven. "The Dual Plane Approach to Breast Augmentation." In Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, edited by Aston Steinbrech, D. Walden. 675-689. Saunders Elsevier 2009.
  4. Teitelbaum, Steven. "High Lateral Tension Abdominoplasty." In Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, edited by Aston, S, Steinbrech, D, Walden. 823-837. Saunders Elsevier 2009.
  5. Teitelbaum, Steven. "Hyperanimation Deformities." In Breast Augmentation: An Operative Atlas edited by William P Adams. McGraw-Hill.
  6. Teitelbaum, Steven. "Symmastia." In Breast Augmentation: An Operative Atlas edited by William P Adams. McGraw-Hill.
  7. Teitelbaum, Steven. "Breast Augmentation." In Grabb and Smith's Plastic Surgery, 7thEd. edited by Scott Spear. Lippincott - Williams and Wilkins.
  8. Teitelbaum, Steven. "High Lateral Tension Abdominoplasty" In Body Contouring and Liposuction, editd by J Peter Rubin, Mark Jewell, Dirk Richter, and Carlos Uebel

Community Activities:

Israel Bonds New Leadership Division Chair American Jewish Congress State President Maestro Foundation, Board Member

Avocations:

Sailing, Triathlon, Photography, Piano, Scuba

Languages:

English

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