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Board Certified Plastic Surgeon in Los Angeles

EDUCATION
Case-Western Reserve University B.S. 1969 Cleveland, Ohio
Loyola University M.D. 1973 Stritch School of Medicine Maywood, Illinois

PROFESSIONAL TRAINING
Internship, Barnes Hospital1973-1974
Washington University St. Louis, Missouri
Residency, Otolaryngology1974-1977
University of IllinoisChicago, Illinois
General Surgery 1977-1978
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, Illinois
Plastic Surgery Residency 1978-1980
University of Illinois
Chicago, Illinois

CERTIFICATION
American Board of Otolaryngology 1977
American Board of Plastic Surgery 1981

REFERENCES
Gill Cryer, M.D.
Director of Trauma and Emergency Surgery Service
UCLA Medical Center
(310) 825-5981

SERVICE CONTRIBUTIONS
Lecturer to Chicago Paramedics 1976
Truman College
Design and Implementation - Quality Assurance and Peer
Review Internet Relational Database - American
Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgical
Facilities 2000-Present

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES
California Medical Association
California Society of Plastic Surgeons
Los Angeles County Medical Association
Aesthetic Society Education and Research Foundation
American Academy of Facial Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
California Society of Facial Plastic Surgeons
American Board of Plastic Surgery
American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
The Rhinoplasty Society
The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Inc.
American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities

MOTION PICTURES / VIDEO TAPES:
1. Transcervical Parathyroidectomy with Microsurgical Autogenous Parathyroid Implantation with Louis T. Tenta, M.D.
2. Reconstruction of the External Ear with Sculpted Autogenous Cartilage and Inferiorly Based Post Auricular Flap -A Novel Method with Louis T. Tenta, M.D.
3. Neck Dissection with Louis T. Tenta, M.D.
4. Parotidectomy and Facial Nerve Dissection with Louis T. Tenta, M.D.
5. Resection and Repair of Hypopharyngeal Diverticulum of Zenker with Louis T. Tenta, M.D.

WRITINGS AND PRESENTATIONS:
1. Management of Craniofacial Anomalies and Deformity with Louis T.Tenta M.D. Otolaryngologic Clinics of North Americ
2. The Bulboflaring Nose-Reproportioning the Characteristics with Louis T. Tenta, M.D.
3. Initial Management of Cervico-Facial Trauma, to be published in the book Pediatric Otolaryngology-New Directions in Therapy, publisher, Medical Examination Publishing Co.
4. The Use of a Biological Dressing as an Adjunct to Auricular Reconstruction and Cleft Palate Repair

PUBLICATIONS:
1. Carcinoma of the Lip and Tongue: A Comparison of Differences with Emanuel Skolnik, M.D., and Michael Friedman, M.D. J. Med. Soc. NJ 73 (11): 948-952, Nov. 1976
2. Surgery of Major Salivary Glands with Emanuel Skolnik, M.D., and Michael Friedman, M.D. J. Med. Soc. NJ 73 (11): 953-959, Nov. 1976
3. Flap Reconstruction for Major Surgery of the Head and Neck with Emanuel Skolnik, M.D., and King F. Yee, M.D. Laryngoscope 86 (10): 1584-1593, Oct. 1976
4. Interdependent Dynamics of Rhinoplasty-The Cadaver Revisited with M. E. Tardy, Jr., M.D. Trans. Am. Acad. Ophthalmology Otolaryngology 82 (4): ORL 424-426, July-Aug. 1976
5. Compartmentalization of the Post-Traumatic Frontal Sinus Mucocele with Yuiche Inoue, M.D.
6. Tumors of the Major Salivary Glands with Emanuel M. Skolnik, M.D. and Michael Friedman, M.D. Published in Laryngoscope, June 1977, Vol. LXXXVII, #6 pages 846-861
7. Associate Editor: "Symposium on Surgery of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands" - Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America, Vol. 12, No. 1, 1980, W. B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
8. Diagnostic Parameters in Thyroid Disorders "Symposium on Surgery of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands" - Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America, Vol. 12, No. 1, Feb. 1980
9. An Introduction to the Diagnosis of Parathyroid Disorders - "Symposium on Surgery of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands" - Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America, Vol. 12, No. 1, Feb. 1980
10. Transcervical Parathyroidectomy with Microsurgical Autotransplantation and the Viscerovertebral Angle "Symposium Surgery of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands" - Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America, Vol. 12, No. 1, Feb. 1980
11. Surgical Palatomaxilloschisis: An Avenue to the Pterygomaxillary Space - Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
12. Parathyroid Microautotransplantation and the Viscerovertebral Angle - Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
13. Myoepithelial Construction of the Thoracic Esophagus with Louis T. Tenta, M.D., and Richard C. Schultz, M.D. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, April 1982
14. Total Extrathoracic Neoesophageal Construction by Combined Cutaneous and Myoepithelial Flaps Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery, 1982; 90: 32-36 (Jan-Feb)
15. Initial Management of Cervico-Facial Trauma, Pediatric Otolaryngology, New Directions in Therapy, January 1983
16. Innovations and Variations in Myoepithelial Flaps, Surgery Annual: Nineteen Eighty-Two Lloyd Nyhus, Editor Appleton-Croft
17. Hyperparathyroidism Current Therapy in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 1984-1985
18. Biogeometry of Flap Design Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of the Head and Neck: Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium, 1984
19. The Viscerovertebral Angle - The Surgical Avenue of the Neck, Clinics in Plastic Surgery, July 1985
20. Biogeometry - The Logic of the Selection, Site, Design, Construction and Transfer of Flaps, Clinics in Plastic Surgery, July 1985
21. Editor, Head and Neck Surgery, Clinics in Plastic Surgery, Vol. 11, No. 3, July 1985
22. Diagnosis and Treatment of Hyperparathyroidism and the Viscerovertebral Angle, Self-Instructional Package (SIPac), American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation, Inc., 1985
23. Contributing Author, Hyperthyroidism - The Surgical Restoration of Euparathormonemia, Current Therapy in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, 1984-85
24. Contributing Author, Parathyroid Disease and them Viscerovertebral Angle, Otolaryngology, 1985 Perspective for the Surgeon, Symposium on Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck, The Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America, August 1985

PRESENTATIONS:
1. Transcervical Surgery of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands October 1976. American Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology
2. Surgical Management of Parathyroid Disorders Lederer - Pierce Resident's Program, 1977 Chicago Laryngological and Otological Society
3. The Bulboflaring Nose-Reproportioning the Characteristics, with Louis T. Tenta, M.D. American Society of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Boston, Massachusetts, May 1977
4. Transcervical Parathyroidectomy with Microsurgical Autogenous Parathyroid Implantation, with Louis T. Tenta, M.D. American Society for Head and Neck Surgery Boston, Massachusetts, 1977
5. Reconstruction of Auricle with a Composite Post Auricular Flap, with Louis T. Tenta, M.D. 11th World Congress of Otorhinolaryngology Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1977
6. Transcervical Surgery of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands American Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology, 1978
7. Parathyroid Surgery and the Viscerovertebral Angle Northwestern Hospital, Grand Rounds January 12, 1978
8. Veingraft Macroneodacryocystoplasty The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Palm Beach, Florida, April 1978
9. Timing of Breast Reconstruction Post Mastectomy Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds Lutheran General Hospital Park Ridge, Illinois, September 25, 1979
10. Timing of Breast Reconstruction Post Mastectomy Surgical Grand Rounds Cook County Hospital Chicago, Illinois, September 29, 1979
11. Surgical Palatomaxillo Schisis: An Avenue to the Pterygomaxillary Space American Academy of Otolaryngology Dallas, Texas, October 11, 1979
12. Parathyroid Microautotransplantation and the Viscerovertebral Angle American Academy of Otolaryngology Dallas, Texas, October 9, 1979
13. Myoepithelial Neo-esophageal Reconstruction Chicago Plastic Surgical Society Chicago, Illinois, June 13, 1980
14. Management of Parathyroid Disease: Diagnostic Parameters of Parathyroid Disease Ravenswood Hospital Medical Center Chicago, Illinois, September 17, 1980
15. Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery "Combined Myoepithelial and Cutaneous Flap Neoesophageal Construction" Anaheim, California, September 1980
16. Innovations and Variations of Myoepithelial Flaps Ravenswood Hospital Medical Center Chicago, Illinois, October 15, 1980
17. Myoepithelial Neoesophageal Reconstruction Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center Chicago, Illinois, October 20, 1980
18. Innovations and Variations of Myoepithelial Flaps Youngstown Hospital Association Youngstown, Ohio, November 8, 1980
19. Innovations and Variations of Myoepithelial Flaps St. Joseph Hospital Chicago, Illinois, November 19, 1980
20. Reconstructive Surgery for Congenital and Acquired Deformities Ravenswood Hospital Medical Center Chicago, Illinois, December 18, 1980
21. Innovations and Variations of Myoepithelial Flaps Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center Chicago, Illinois, May 6, 1981
22. Innovations and Variations of Myoepithelial Flaps Ravenswood Hospital Medical Center Chicago, Illinois, June 12, 1981
23. Innovations and Variations of Myoepithelial Flaps Augustana Hospital and Health Care Center Chicago, Illinois, September 11, 1981
24. Symposium of Plastic Surgery of the Nose; The Art and the Science, "Management of the Bulboflaring Nose" Chicago, Illinois, September 12-16, 1981
25. Annual Meeting of The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery New Orleans, Louisiana, September 19-20, 1981
26. Annual Meeting of The Educational Foundation and Maxillofacial Society of The American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons "Myoepithelial Conduit Organ Reconstruction" New York, New York, October 18-23, 1981
27. Meeting of Chicago Laryngological and Otological Society, "The Medical and Surgical Management of Parathyroid Disorders" Chicago, Illinois, February 7, 1983
28. Fourth International Symposium on Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of the Head and Neck "Biogeometry of Flap Design" Beverly Hills, California, May 29 - June 2, 1983
29. Course Registrant, Annual Midwest Clinical Conference, Chicago Medical Society and the Medical Society of Cook County, "Lasers in Surgery" Chicago, Illinois, March 1983
30. Fourth International Symposium of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of the Head and Neck, "Biogeometry of Flap Design" Los Angeles, California, 1983
31. Aesthetic Facial Surgery '84 Panelist Chicago, Illinois, June 1984
32. The Management of Pressure Sores: Development and Evaluation of an Educational Program. Presented at Illinois Department of Public Aid Seminars; June 11, 1987, Chicago, Illinois; June 15, 1987, Rockford, Illinois; June 23, 1987, Chicago, Illinois; July 7, 1987, Peoria, Illinois; July 8, 1987, Springfield, Illinois; July 14, 1987, Mount Vernon, Illinois; July 15, 1987, Champaign, Illinois.
33. The Management of Pressure Sores--Update on Report to Governor's Council on Aging. Presented Current Trends in Geriatrics, Saint Joseph Hospital and Health Care Center Chicago, Illinois, September 16, 1987
34. Parathyroid Conservation and the Viscerovertebral Angle. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery Chicago, Illinois, September 22, 1987
35.Biogeometrey of Flap Design California Society of Plastic Surgeons - 44th Annual Conference San Diego, California, February 26, 1994
36.Introduction to Rhinoplasty - Two Hour Course California Society of Plastic Surgeons - 49th Annual Conference San Francisco, California, May 26, 1999
37.Relational Databases in Medicine California Society of Plastic Surgeons - 49th Annual Conference San Francisco, California, May 26, 1999
38.Relational Databases in Medicine Los Angeles Plastic Surgery Society Los Angeles, California, May 26, 1999
39.Moderator Brow and Rhinoplasty - Moderator The 18th Bernard G. Sarnat, M.D. Cedars-Sinai Plastic Surgery Day Los Angeles, California, April 21, 2001
40.Quality Assurance and Peer Review/Internet Reporting. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery New York, New York, May 4, 2001
41.Recent Advances in Laser Surgery - Panelist California Society of Plastic Surgery Annual Meeting Monterey, California, May 27, 2001
42.Quality Assurance and Peer Review/Internet Reporting. To be presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Facilities, Inc. New York, New York, October 12, 2001

AWARDS:
Clarence Monroe Award - 1980
Chicago Plastic Surgical Society presentation: Myoepithelial Neoesophageal Reconstruction
American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Honor Award for Scientific Contributions August 1986
llinois Department of Public Aid Long Term Care Research and Demonstrations Proposal: "An Interinstitutional Investigation Program for the Management of Pressure Sores", August 1985