Curriculum Vitae (CV): Kaveh Alizadeh, MD, MSc, FACS

Office Addresses

1165 Park Avenue, Suite 1B
New York, NY 10128
Tel: (212) 348.0100

500 N Broadway, Suite 200
Jericho, NY 11753
Tel: (516) 439.5010

7-11 South Broadway
White Plains, NY 10601
Tel: (914) 761.4800

Citizenship

United States

Education

1981 – 1984 Dwight Englewood School Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Distinguished Alumnus Award 2005

1984 – 1988 Cornell University Bachelor of Arts
Ithaca, New York

1986 Sorbonne University Certificat de la Civilization Francaise
Paris, France

1988 – 1990 Columbia College of Physicians & Surgeons Masters of Science
Thesis: Effect of Nutritional Promoters of Cell growth on Cancer
New York, New York

1990 – 1993 Cornell University Medical College Doctor of Medicine
Joseph Collins Award
New York, New York

2006-2007
Harvard Business School Executive Program

Post-Graduate Training

1993 – 1994

Internship: General Surgery The University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago

1994 – 1997

Residency: General Surgery The University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago

1997 – 1998

Residency: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery The University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago

1998 – 1999

Chief Resident: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery The University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago

1999 – 2000

Fellowship: Microsurgery, Cosmetic Surgery Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital, New York

Volunteer Missions

April 1993

Afghan Refugee Camps United Nations High Commission for Refugees

November 1998

San Juan, Puerto Rico: San Jorge Children’s Hosp. Cleft lip and palate surgery, Ear reconstruction

March 1999

Oaxaca, Mexico: Manos de Ayuda Clinic Cleft lip and palate surgery

October 2000

Santa Cruz, Bolivia: Primero de Mayo Clinic Cleft lip and Palate, Burn Surgery

April 2001

Shiraz, Iran: Namazi University Medical Center Cleft lip and palate, microsurgery

April 2002

Tehran, Iran: Iran University Medical Center Cleft lip and palate, burn surgery

November 2003

Sari, Iran: Mazandaran University Medical Center Smile Train Grant: Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery

May 2004

Kurdistan Iraq/Iran: Kurdistan University hospital Cleft Lip and Palate/Trauma Reconstructive surgery

November 2005

Mandalay, Myanmar: Mandalay General Hospital Cleft Lip and Palate, Cancer Reconstruction

November 2006

Beijing, China: Evercare Plastic Surgery Institute Cleft lip and Palate, Breast Surgery

September 2007

Gilan, Iran Smile Train Grant: Cleft lip and palate training and surgery

November 2008

Baku, Azerbaijan Smile Train Grant and Private donations:
Cleft lip and palate training and surgery

August 2009

Gonbad, Iran Reconstructive Surgery training

February 2010

Jimani, DR, and Port Au Prince, Haiti Limb salvage reconstructive surgery for the survivors of the Earthquake

November 2011

Kabul, Afghanistan Reconstructive Surgery training

March 2012

Ramallah, West Bank, Israel Exploratory Training Mission

March 2013

Yangon, Myanmar (Burma) Reconstructive Surgery training

November 2013

Mirebalais University Hospital, Haiti, Teaching and educational reconstructive surgery training

January 2014

Sekou-Toure Referral Hospital, Mwanza, Tanzania Post burn and trauma reconstruction training

November 2014

Sekou-Toure Referral Hospital, Mwanza, Tanzania Follow-up trauma/tumor reconstruction training

March 2015

Sekou-Toure Referral Hospital, Mwanza, Tanzania Setting up training for outcomes based reporting

December 2015

Mnazi Mmoja Hospital, Zanzibar Training for burn contractures and breast surgery

December 2015

Kenyata National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya Visiting professor lectures and training for congenital defects

Certification

Re-Certified, American Board of Plastic Surgery

2011

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

2003

Diplomate American Board of Plastic Surgery

2001

Diplomate National Board of Medical Examiners

1994

Medical License:
State of Illinois
State of New York

#036-095270 June 1993
# 213702 April 1999

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Cardiovascular Care

August 2014

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

August 2014

AO/ASIF Treatment of Maxillofacial Trauma and Reconstruction

May 2014

Advanced Trauma Life Support

April 2012

Endoscopic Facial Rejuvenation

October 2013

Laser Course for hair removal and vascular lesions

November 2010

Migraine Surgery Endoscopic training

October 2010

Human Subject Research Certification

March 2015

Infection Control

May 2015

Professional Societies

American Board of Plastic Surgery

American Association of Plastic Surgery

American Society of Plastic Surgeons

American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

American College of Surgeons

American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons

American Cleft Palate Association

Northeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons

New York Regional Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons

New York State Society of Plastic and Reconstructive surgery

Nassau Surgical Society

Society of Alumni of Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Activities

Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Westchester Medical Center, New York Medical College
895 Bed level I trauma, Burn, and transplant center with Plastic Surgery residency education serving a population of 6 million people in the New York Hudson Valley and western Connecticut

2013-present

Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery New York Medical College

2015-present

Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine

2013-present

Oral Board Examiner, American Board of Plastic Surgery

2013- present

President, Executive Board NY Regional Society Plastic Surgeons

2015-present

President-Elect, Executive board State Society of NY Plastic Surgeons

2015-present

Founder and Chairman of the Board, Mission: Restore provides hope and surgical care to patients in emerging nations by training medical professionals abroad in complex reconstructive surgery in order to create a sustainable infrastructure where long-term relationships are forged and permanent change is made

2010-present

Surgical Director and co-founder, New York Migraine Associates
New York Metropolitan area’s first major comprehensive migraine care center incorporating non-invasive and surgical care for the treatment and cure of migraines

2011-present

President, Long Island Plastic Surgical Group Established in 1948, the largest and oldest private academic plastic surgical practice in North America. Responsible for revenue growth of 400% over 5 years with expansion to over 170 staff, 7 locations, and 23 hospital affiliations in the New York Metro area. Voted by LI Press as the best plastic surgery practice in Long Island 2008-2013. Ranked as top percentile ranking Plastic surgery practice in the United States by BSM bench mark analysis 2012

2011-present

Member at Large,Nassau Surgical Society,

2012-2014

Medical Director,LIPSG department clinical Trials

2011-2013

Director Clinical Research,NUMC Plastic Surgery Residency Program

2005-2013

Medical Advisory Board,HealthiNation

2009-present

Governing Board Member,Global Medical Relief Fund

2008-2014

Chief Medical Officer,Klinger Advanced Aesthetics

2005-2007

Course Director,Fresh Cadaver Plastic Surgery Lab

2001-2014

Chief of Microsurgery,Winthrop University Hospital

2003-2008

Vice-Chairman,Plastic Surgery Winthrop University Hospital

2003-2008

Committee Member,Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation

2000-present

Medical Board Member,Klinger Advanced Aesthetics

2006-2007

Membership Committee Director, Long Island Chapter,Northeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons

2005-2007

American Society of Plastic SurgeonsResearch and technology committee member

2011-2013

Public Education Committee Member,

2005-2013

Clinical trials Committee Member

2009-2012 Health

Policy Committee Member,

2007-2008

Quality and Performance Measurement

2007-2008

Malpractice crisis task force

2008-2012

American Society Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons Practice Relations Committee Member

2007-2013

Associate Program Director, Plastic Surgery Residency Program,
Nassau University Medical Center

2001-2006

Best Teaching Award

2003

Medical Advisor, Life Cell Corporation

2008-present

Medical Advisor, Allergan

2009-present

Medical Advisor, Kensey Nash

2010-present

Medical Advisor, Mentor/Ethicon

2008-present

Medical Advisor, Galderma

2012-present

Medical Advisor, Cytori

2012-2015

National Trainer, Sculptra Aesthetic

2009- 2012

Medical Advisor, Sientra

2016-pesent

Course Director, Klinger Advanced Aesthetics

2005-2006

Medical Advisory Board, Happy Face Foundation

2001-2004

Partner, Long Island Plastic Surgical Group

2000-2013

Awards

Castle Connolly’s America’s Top Doctors: NY Metro Area

2010-present

U.S. News and World Report Top Doctors

2011-present

Best Cosmetic Surgeon; LI Press ‘BOLI’ Awards,

2011-2012

2012 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon of the Year; New York State Citation

October 2012

Nassau County Recognition Lifetime Humanitarian Award

December 20, 2012

IAS New York Annual Gala honorary award

March 12, 2016

Child Harbor Care distinguished honor award Contributions for volunteer care for children

October 27, 2011

Best Cosmetic Surgeon, as voted by LI Press

March 2011

New York State Assembly Humanitarian recognition award

September 2011

Health Care Heroes Award, LI business News

November 4, 2010

First Place Prize for the best Aesthetic Paper presentation, Novel Use of An Internal Autogulous Bra Provides Better Long Term Outcomes in Breast Surgery, National Plastic Surgery Senior Resident’s Conference

January 25, 2010

Top Prize Poster Presentation, Use of FAMM flaps as a spacer flap for palatal closure, Nassau Surgical Society Annual meeting

December 4, 2009

NECO Ellis Island Award for Humanitarian Volunteer work Entered into the US congressional record January 2010

May 8, 2009

Patients of Courage Award from ASPS for Uday Hattem An American translator who had over 10 reconstructive surgeries after being shot by the insurgents during the Iraq war

October 2009

Best Plastic Surgery Group, as voted by LI Press

2008-present

First Place Award for the best Business Plan Presentation Harvard Business School

May 20, 2006

Distinguished Alumnus Award, Dwight Englewood School

October 22, 2004

125 year anniversary commencement honorary speaker, DES

May 2014

Training and Education Grant, Smile Train Organization

2003-2008

Northwest Society of Plastic Surgeons Resident Contest Award: Management of superior helical rim chondritis Maui, Hawaii

January19, 1999

Chicago Society of Plastic Surgeons Resident Presentation Award: Surgical Rescue in Head and Neck Cancer, Chicago, Illinois

May 6, 1999

Joseph Collins Scholarship, Cornell University Medical College

1990-1993

Rosenbleuth Scholarship, Cornell University Medical College

February-May 1993

The National Institutes of Health Scientist Training Program Fellowship award Thesis: Cellular Growth Patterns of the Colon, Bethesda, Maryland

1989

America’s Top Physicians Guide

2004 present

Global Directory of Who’s Who Selection

2003 present

Castle Connolly’s America’s Top Doctors: NY Metro Area

2005-present

Marquis Who’s Who in America

2006-present

Clinical Trials

Principle Investigator:

  1. Sientra, Inc. Phase III: Sientra Sponsored Silimed Gel-Filled Breast Implant Core Clinical Study
  2. Allergan Medical: The SERI® Surgical Scaffold Use in Reconstruction Post Market Study for Tissue Support and Repair in Breast Reconstruction Surgery
  3. AirXpanders, Inc. Breast Reconstruction Phase II: AirXpanders Patient Activated Controlled Tissue Expander System for Breast Reconstruction
  4. Meso BioMatrix Breast Reconstruction Feasibility Trial
  5. Sientra,Inc. Post Approval Study: Silicone Breast Implants
  6. Pfizer Breast Scar Study: PF-06473871 to Reduce Hypertrophic Scars From Recurring Post-Revision Surgery
  7. Merz Aesthetics Phase IV: Evaluation of Radiesse® Dermal Filler for Hand Rejuvenation
  8. Neoethics Inc. Phase III: Evaluation of Injectable for abdominal fat recontouring

Personal Interests

Yoga, sitar, sculpting, skiing, and volunteer surgical missions

Rock Climbing; 5.10 Shawangunk Mountains, NY

2007

Sculptor: Exhibited sculptures in New York City

2003

New York State Triathlon Championships: Lake Sebago, NY

1993

United States Hang-Gliding Association: Para-2 license

1993

Senior Athletic Award: Soccer (All-State) Discus Throw (all-time record)

1984

Visiting Professor Lectures

  1. “What’s new in Cleft Care,” Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Winthrop University Hospital and SUNY Stony Brook University visiting Professor Grand Rounds, February 2002
  2. “Latest Advances in Microsurgery,” Plastic Surgery International Visiting Professor Grand Rounds, Iran University Medical Center, Tehran, Iran April 2, 2002
  3. “Multidisciplinary Approach to Cleft Care,” Mazandaran University Medical Center Monthly Visiting Professor Series, Sari, November 25th, 2003
  4. “Microsurgery in Cancer Reconstruction,” Nassau University Medical Center Department of Surgery Visiting Professor Grand Rounds, Dec 26, 2003
  5. “Treating Algorithm for Complications from Periareolar Augmentation Mastopexy,” Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Visitng Professor Grand Rounds, The University of Chicago Hospitals, September 18, 2004
  6. “Facial Artery Musculomucosal flaps for Large Palatal Defects,” Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Visitng Professor Grand Rounds, The University of Chicago Hospitals, September 18, 2004
  7. “Recent Advances in Post-Traumatic and Post-Oncologic Reconstruction,” Stony Brook University Visiting Professor Grand Rounds, Mineola, NY September 16, 2004
  8. “Treating Complications from Periareolar Augmentation Mastopexy,” 2nd International Iranian Society of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgeons, Tehran, May 14 2005
  9. “Age-Management from Bench Research to Clinical Reality,” 1st Congress of West Asia Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Tehran, May 16 2005
  10. “What’s New in Cleft Care,” University Hospital Grand Rounds, Kurdistan, May 19 2005
  11. “Using Autologous Breast Tissue for Support and Superior Pole Augmentation in Mastopexy,” Sino-American Conference on Mammoplasty, Beijing, China November 10th 2006
  12. “Algorithm for Treatment of Complications in Breast Surgery,” Sino-American Conference on Mammoplasty, Beijing, China November 10th 2006
  13. “Use of Bioabsorbable Material in Forehead Rejuvenation,” Sino-American Conference in Plastic Surgery, Beijing, China November 11th 2006
  14. “Latest Advances in Facial Diagnostics: Creating Outcomes Research in Aesthetic Medicine,” Sino-American Conference in Plastic Surgery, Beijing, China November 11th 2006
  15. “Repair of Large Cleft Palatal Fistulas,” Azerbaijan University Medical Center, Baku, Azerbaijan November 18 2008
  16. “Novel Use of Perforator Flaps in Breast Aesthetic Surgery,” St. Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, New Jersey. May 18, 2012
  17. “ Post-Trauma Reconstruction in the Rural Setting,” Mirbalais, Haiti, November 8, 2013
  18. “Principles of Plastic Surgery to Improve Patient Outcomes in Tanzania,” Sekou Toure Hospital Mwanza, Tanzania, January 24, 2014
  19. “Perforator Flaps in Breast Surgery,” Mount Sinai Plastic Surgery grand rounds, New York, June 11, 2014
  20. “On Line Video Interviews for Plastic Surgery Residency,” Mount Sinai Plastic Surgery grand rounds, New York, June 11, 2014
  21. “Evidence-Based Surgical Management of Chronic Migraines,” New York University Medical Center Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, October 22, 2014
  22. “Innovations in Aesthetic Breast Surgery,” New York University Medical Center Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, October 22, 2014
  23. “Business Partnerships and Integration into the Plastic Surgery Marketplace,” Cornell Columbia Combined Grand Rounds, November 3, 2014
  24. “Can We Obtain Surgical Cure of Migraines?” Cornell Columbia Combined Grand Rounds, November 3, 2014
  25. “Surgical Approach to Migraines,” Westchester Medial Center Department of Surgery Grand rounds, January 7, 2015
  26. “Evidence-Based Treatment of Chronic Migraines,” Westchester Medical Center Department of Neurology Grand Rounds, February 4, 2015
  27. “Management of Complex Traumatic Dog Bites in Children,” Westchester Medical Center Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, March 18, 2015
  28. “Evidence-Based Surgical Management of Chronic Migraines,” Kenyata National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya December 17, 2016
  29. “Innovations in Aesthetic Breast Surgery,” Kenyata National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya December 17, 2016
  30. “Repair of Large Cleft Palatal Fistulas,” Kenyata National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya December 17, 2016
  31. “Principles of Facial Rejuvenation Surgery and Avoiding Complications,” Kenyata National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya December 17, 2016

Peer-Reviewed Presentations

  1. Alizadeh, K. “An Index for Measurement of Colonic Cell Growth in Rats,” National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, July 23, 1989
  2. Alizadeh, K. “Health Care Delivery Models in the Third World,” New York Academy of Medicine, May 13, 1993
  3. Alizadeh, K., McKinnon, M. “Operative Management of Hypertelorism,” Illinois Association of Craniofacial Teams Conference, Chicago, 10 May 1997
  4. Alizadeh, K., Gottlieb, L. “Restoration of Erogenous Sensation using a Neurotized Rectus Abdominus flap for Vaginal Reconstruction,” American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Hawaii, January 18, 1999
  5. Alizadeh, K., Gottlieb, L., Stenson, K., “Surgical Rescue of the Salvage Protocol in Head and Neck Cancer,” Northwest Society of Plastic Surgeons, Hawaii, January 19, 1999
  6. Alizadeh, K., Bauer, B., “Operative Management of Superior Helical Rim Chondritis secondary to Ear Piercing,” Northwest Society of Plastic Surgeons, Hawaii, January 19, 1999
  7. Alizadeh, K., Bauer, B., Patel, P.K., “Management of Lymphatic Malformations in the Temporalis Muscle and Surrounding Structures,” Senior Resident Conference for Plastic& Reconstructive Surgery, Galveston, Texas, April 22, 1999
  8. Alizadeh, K., Gottlieb, L., Stenson, K., “Surgical Rescue of the Salvage Protocol in Head and Neck Cancer,” Chicago Society of Plastic Surgeons, Chicago, May 6, 1999
  9. McKinnon, M., Alizadeh, K., “Ethnic, Aesthetic, Analysis and Surgery,” International Confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgery, San Francisco, June 28, 1999
  10. Schechter, L., Alizadeh, K., McKinnon, M. “Craniofacial osseo-distraction: A Bridge to Eucephaly,” International Confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgery, San Francisco, June 28, 1999
  11. Alizadeh, K., Bauer, B., Patel, P.K., “Management of Lymphatic Malformations in the Temporalis Muscle and Surrounding Structures,” International Confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgery, San Francisco, July 1, 1999
  12. Gottlieb, L., Jackson, CC, Alizadeh, K., Chwals, W. “Segmental Intra-thoracic Esophageal Reconstruction using a free jejunal tissue transfer.”Annual Meeting of the American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Cancun, Mexico, January 15, 2002
  13. Gottlieb, Alizadeh, K., “Free Jejunum for creation of a Neo-urethra,” Annual Meeting of the American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Cancun, Mexico, January 15, 2002
  14. Torabi, R., Alizadeh, K., Ocher, E. Ultrasound Guided Occipital Nerve Localization is a Powerful Adjunct to Migraine Decompression Surgery; New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, New York, March 11, 2003
  15. Alizadeh, K. “Medispa,” Annual Meeting of ASAAPS, October 23, 2003
  16. Alizadeh, K, Tanivic, M., “Acquired nasal septal necrosis in premature neonates,” Annual American Cleft Palate Association Meeting, Chicago, Il., March 17, 2004
  17. Alizadeh, K, Baumann, DB, Emami, et al. “Closure of Large Palatal Defects with the facial artery musculomucosal flap: An anatomical and clinical study,” Annual American Cleft Palate Association Meeting, Chicago, Il., March 19, 2004
  18. Cohen, AB, Gottlieb, LJ, Stensen, K, Alizadeh, K, “Reconstructing the double radiated field,” Annual meeting of the American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, January 15, 2005
  19. Alizadeh, K, “Treatment Algorithm for Complications from Periareolar Augmentation Mastopexy,” Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Naples, Fl., January 22, 2005
  20. Cohen, AB, Alizadeh, K, Gottlieb, LJ, “New Frontiers: Free Flap Rehabilitation of the Doubly Radiated Head and Neck Cancer Patients,” Plastic Surgery at the Red Sea, Eilat, Israel, May 10, 2005
  21. Alizadeh, K, Navarro, A., “Correction of Periareolar Augmentation Mastopexy Complications with the Vertical Mammoplasty Technique,” Annual Plastic Surgery Senior Residents Conference, Houston, TX, March 17, 2005
  22. Alizadeh, K, Navarro, A., “Correction of Periareolar Augmentation Mastopexy Complications with the Vertical Mammoplasty Technique,” American society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, September 2006
  23. Alizadeh K, “New perspectives in age management,” Pan Pacific Surgical conference, Honolulu, HI, January 14 2006
  24. Alizadeh K, “Management of complicated oronasal fistulas,” Pan Pacific Surgical conference, Honolulu, HI, January 14 2006
  25. Alizadeh K, “Novel dermoglandular pedicle support in augmentation mastopexy,” Pan Pacific Surgical conference, Honolulu, HI, January 14 2006
  26. Alizadeh, K, Citrulo C, “Correction of Periareolar Augmentation Mastopexy Complications,” International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Rio, Brazil August 24 2006
  27. Alizadeh K, “Novel dermoglandular pedicle support in augmentation mastopexy,” International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Rio, Brazil August 24 2006
  28. Alizadeh K, Vasquez, T “Superior Pole Autologous Augmentation in Mastopexy,” Nassau Surgical Society, Uniondale, NY December 4th 2006
  29. Alizadeh, K, Riddha, J “Survey of Complications in International Cosmetic Plastic Surgery,” Nassau Surgical Society, Uniondale, NY December 4th 2006
  30. Alizadeh, K., Vittale-Lewis,V. “Panel discussion on the use of fillers in Aesthetic Surgery,” American Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, New York, NY, April 26, 2007.
  31. Alizadeh, K “ The Internal Autologous bra: A 5 year follow-up of a perforator based dermoglandular flap for inferior pole support of augmentation mastopexy patients,” Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Bemuda, October 4th 2007
  32. Alizadeh, K “ Use of Pain Pump: Outpatient management of patients with flexor tenosynovitis provides closed irrigation while minimizing opiod requirements,” Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Bermuda, October 4th 2007
  33. Melendez, M, Xu,X,., Arora, B., Bui,D., Kahn, S., Alizadeh , K., Dagum, A., “The Utilization of Research Patient Base Software in Plastic Surgery,” American Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting poster presentation, Baltimore, MD, October 31, 2007.
  34. Danielpour, P., Alizadeh, K “Use of Pain Pump: Outpatient management of patients with flexor tenosynovitis provides closed irrigation while minimizing opioid requirements,” Nassau Surgical meeting, Uniondale, NY December 5th, 2007
  35. Alizadeh K “Difficult facial problem cases panel presentation,” Nassau Surgical meeting, Uniondale, NY December 4th, 2007
  36. Alizadeh K “Internal Autologous Bra: Novel Use of a dermoglandular flap for internal inferior pole support,” 41st American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Annual meeting, San Diego CA, May 1 2008
  37. Alizadeh K “Difficult breast problem cases panel presentation,” Nassau Surgical meeting, Uniondale, NY December 3rd, 2008
  38. Alizadeh K “ The Internal Autologous Bra,” Panel presentation on Breast Surgery” 42nd American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Annual meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada May 7th, 2009
  39. Alizadeh, K. Najera B., “The FAMM Spacer Flap: 6 year follow-up of Simultaneous Tension Free Closure and Push Back of Large Cleft Palates,” the 26th Annual Meeting, Charleston, South Carolina September 27, 2009
  40. Alizadeh, K. Najera B., “Outcome Analysis of long term Inferior Pole Support in Augmentation Mastopexy Patients: A 6 year follow-up of Internal Autologous flaps vs. Acellular Dermal Matrix,” the 26th Annual Meeting, Charleston, South Carolina September 24, 2009
  41. Najera B, Alizadeh K “Long Term Inferior Pole Support in Augmentation Mastopexy Patients: A 6 Year Follow-up of Internal Autologous Flaps Vs. Acellular Dermal Matrix,” Nassau Surgical meeting, Uniondale New York, December 3rd, 2009
  42. Mir, T Alizadeh K, Glickman, L, DiGreggorio V, “Use of Vectra 3D photographic analysis in breast surgery,” Nassau Surgical Society, Uniondale NY December 3rd 2009
  43. Alizadeh K “Outcome Analysis of Long Term Inferior Pole Support in Augmentation Mastopexy Patients: A 6 Year Follow-up of Internal Autologous Flaps Vs. Acellular Dermal Matrix,” Nassau Surgical meeting, Uniondale New York, December 3rd, 2009
  44. Alizadeh, K. Najira, B. ““Novel Use of An Internal Autogulous Bra Provides Better Long Term Outcomes in Breast Surgery,” National Plastic Surgery Senior Resident’s Conference Anaheim, CA January 25, 2010
  45. Alizadeh, K. Ruotolo, R. “The FAMM Spacer Flap: 7 year follow-up of Simultaneous Tension Free Closure and Push Back of Large Cleft Palates,” the 67th Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, March 19th, 2010
  46. Alizadeh, K. “Long Term Outcomes in Breast Surgery comparing Autologous vs Acellular dermal matrix procedures,” Plastic Surgery Research Council Annual Meeting, San Francisco May 25th, 2010
  47. Melendez, M, Alizadeh, K., “Live On Line Video Interviews Dramatically Improve the Plastic Surgery Residency Application Process,” Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Washington DC, October 29 2010
  48. Melendez, M, Alizadeh, K., “Complications form International Plastic Surgery,” Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, October 30 2010
  49. Alizadeh, K. “Scientific evidence for the use of Surgery to Cure Migraines,” Surgical Grand Rounds, South Nassau Hospital, November 2nd 2010
  50. Melendez, M, Alizadeh, K., “Outcome Analysis of Long Term Inferior Pole Support In Augmentation Mastopexy Patients: A 7 Year Follow-up of Internal Autologous Flaps Versus Acellular Dermal Matrix,” American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting Boston, May 6, 2011
  51. Melendez, M, Alizadeh, K., “Prospective Cohort Comparative Study of Laser, Ultrasound, and Power Assisted Liposuction Yields Equivocal Skin Contraction of the Torso,” Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Amelia Island, Fl October 20, 2011
  52. Alizadeh, K. Managing Complications in Breast Surgery, Panel Discussion, Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Amelia Island Fl, October 20, 2011
  53. Alizadeh, K. “Surgical Cure of Migraines,” Medicine Grand Rounds, South Nassau hospital, November 21, 2011
  54. Dracea, C., Alizadeh, K. “Modified Abdominoplasty vs. Abdominoplasty with Progressive Tension Sutures (PTS): A Single Center, Single Surgeon 5 year Retrospective Review of Complication Rates,” Annual Nassau Surgical Meeting, December 7, 2011
  55. Dracea, C, Alizadeh, K., “Traditional Abdominoplasty Vs. Progressive Tension Suture Abdominoplasty : A Single Center, Single Surgeon 6 Year Retrospective Review Of Complication Rates,” 58th Annual Meeting of the Plastic Surgery Research Council, Santa Monica, California; May 3 2012
  56. Roth, M. Alizadeh, K., Schecter, L. Panel: Thriving in a New Economic Reality – Business Relationships and Integration in the Marketplace, American Society of Plastic Surgery Annual meeting, New Orleans, LA, October 28, 2012
  57. Shafi, R., Alizadeh, K., 3-D Analysis Of Nipple Projection Changes Following Subpectoral Breast Augmentation. “A Preliminary Report,” Annual Nassau Surgical Meeting, December 6, 2012
  58. Torabi, R., Alizadeh, K., “Ultrasound guided management of occipital migraine surgery,” Annual Nassau Surgical Meeting, December 6, 2012
  59. Alizadeh K. “Can Private Practice Interdisciplinary Teams Succeed in Migraine Surgery?” Migraine and Aesthetic Surgery and fresh Cadaver St. Barnabas Annual Spring Medical Symposium, May 2 2014
  60. Mitchel Goldman, MD ; Amir Moradi, MD; Bruce Katz, MD ; Michael Gold, MD ; Kaveh Alizadeh, MD; Jeffrey Adelglass, MD Safety and Efficacy of Calcium Hydroxylapatite Dermal Filler for Hand Treatment: A 12 Month Open-Label Extension Study American Academy of Dermatology Annual meeting, San Francisco, March 2015
  61. Mitchel Goldman, MD ; Kaveh Alizadeh, MD; Amir Moradi, MD; Bruce Katz, MD ; Michael Gold, MD ; Jeffrey Adelglass, MD Safety and Efficacy of Calcium Hydroxylapatite Dermal Filler for Hand Treatment, American Academy of Dermatology Annual meeting, San Francisco, March 2015
  62. Kaveh Alizadeh, MD, John Lee, MD Spacer FAMM flap: simultaneous closure of oronasal fistulas and palatal lengthening, American Society of Plastic surgeons Meeting, Boston, Mass, October 17, 2015
  63. Kaveh Alizadeh, MD “Business partnerships and integration into the plastic surgery marketplace,” American Society of Plastic surgeons Meeting, Boston, Mass, October 17, 2015
  64. Mitchel Goldman, MD ; Kaveh Alizadeh, MD; Amir Moradi, MD; Bruce Katz, MD ; Michael Gold, MD ; Jeffrey Adelglass, MD Calcium Hydroxylapatite to correct volume loss in the dorsum of the hands: An extended safety analyses of the pivotal trial American Academy of Dermatology Annual meeting, Boston, March 2016
  65. Mitchel Goldman, MD ; Kaveh Alizadeh, MD; Amir Moradi, MD; Bruce Katz, MD ; Michael Gold, MD ; Jeffrey Adelglass, MD Hand Function Evaluation Following Calcium Hydroxylapatite Hand Treatment American Academy of Dermatology Annual meeting, Boston, March 2016

Publications in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

  1. Su, C., Alizadeh, K., Boddie, A., Lee,R.C. “The Problem Scar” Clinics in Plastic Surgery, Vol.25, No.3, P.451. July 1998.
  2. Disa, J., Alizadeh, K., Smith, J., Hu, Q., Cordeiro, P., “Evaluation of a combined calcium sodium alginate (Kaltostat) and bio-occlusive membrane dressing (Tegaderm) in the management of split thickness skin graft donor sites, Annals of Plastic Surgery,46(4):405, April 2001
  3. Pensler, J., Alizadeh, K., “Subperiosteal Rejuvenation of the forehead,” Surgical Technology International, Universal Medical Press Publishers, February 2002.
  4. Marguilis, A., Bauer, B.S., Alizadeh, K., “Ear Reconstruction after Auricular Chondritis Secondary to Ear Piercing”, J Plas and Reconst Surg., 111(2):891, February 2003
  5. Alizadeh, K., Disa, J. “Flap Loss, Infections, and Other Complications,” The Handbook of Plastic Surgery, Ed: Greer et al. Dekker, Marcel Incorporated Publishers 2004.
  6. Gottlieb, Lawrence J.; Jackson, Carl-Christian A.; Chwals, Walter J.; Alizadeh, Kaveh Segmental Intrathoracic Esophageal Reconstruction Using a Free Jejunal Tissue Transfer. Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery. 18(6):565, 2002.
  7. Gottlieb, Lawrence J.; Kuznetsov, Dimitri; Bales, Gregory T.; Alizadeh, Kaveh Urethral Substitution Using an Intestinal Free Flap: Report of a Novel Approach. Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery. 18(6):563-564, 2002
  8. Alizadeh, Kaveh; Navarro, J Alberto An Algorithm for the Treatment of Complications in Peri-Areolar Augmentation Mastopexy Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 116(3):129, September 1, 2005
  9. Cohen, AB, Alizadeh, K, Gottlieb, LJ, “Free-flap Reconstruction in the Doubly Radiated Patient Population”, J Plast and Reconstr. Surgery July 2008
  10. Melendez, M, Alizadeh, K., Complications form International Plastic Surgery, Aesthetic Surgery Journal 2011 31: 694
  11. Melendez, Mark M.; Dobryansky, Michael; Alizadeh, Kaveh Live Online Video Interviews Dramatically Improve the Plastic Surgery Residency, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 130(1): 240e-241e, July 2012.
  12. Alizadeh, K., Outcome Analysis of Long Term Inferior Pole Support in Augmentation Mastopexy Patients. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 125(6): 86, June 2010.
  13. Melendez, M.; Dobryansky, M.; Alizadeh, K. M.D. Live Online Video Interviews Dramatically Improve the Plastic Surgery Residency Application Process Plast & Reconstr. Surg. Volume 130 – Issue 1 – p 240e–241e; July 2012
  14. Chun, Y; Ascherman, J; Alizadeh, K, XPAND Study: Patient-Activated Controlled Tissue Expander System for Breast Reconstruction: A Multi-Center Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery: November 2012 – Volume 130 – Issue 5S-1 – p 81
  15. Stevens, G., Harrington, J., Alizadeh, K., et. al. Five year follow-up data from the US clinical trial for Sientra’s US food and drug administration-approved Silimed brand Round and Shaped implants with high-strength silicone gel; j Plast & Reconstr. Surg. vol 130,No.5, 973-981; November 2012
  16. Alizadeh K, Danielpour PJ, Brewer B, Layke J: Outpatient management of flexor tenosynovitis: use of On-Q system to deliver constant antibiotic irrigation and pain control improves rehabilitation. Ann Plast Surg; 2013 Feb;70(2):172-4
  17. Dracea, Cristina; Alizadeh, K Traditional Abdominoplasty VS. Progressive Tension Suture (PTS) Abdominoplasty: A Single Center, Single Surgeon, 6 Year Retrospective Review of Complication Rates Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 131(5S):81, May 2013.
  18. Stevens, G., Harrington, J., Alizadeh, K., et. al. Eight-Year Follow-Up Data from the U.S. Clinical Trial for Sientra’s FDA-Approved Round and Shaped Implants with High-Strength High Strength Cohesive Silicone Gel; Aesthetic Surgery Journal, May 2015
  19. Haws, M., Alizadeh K., Kaufman, D., Sientra Primary & Revision Augmentation Rupture Trending and Analysis with Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Aesthetic Surgery Journal, May 2015
  20. Ascherman, J MD; Jacoby, A BA; Alizadeh, K MD et al. Aeroform vs Saline Tissue Expansion in Breast Reconstruction: A Prospective Multi-Center Randomized Controlled Clinical Study Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery: Vol: 136 (4S) p: 84 October 2015
  21. Alizadeh K., Lee, Jonathan, Spacer Facial Artery Musculomucosal Flap: Simultaneous Closure of Oronasal Fistulas and Palatal Lengthening Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; 137 (1): p 240–243 January 2016
  22. Stevens, Calobrace, Harrington, Alizadeh K, et. al. Nine-Year Core Study Data for Sientra’s FDA-Approved Round and Shaped Implants with High-Strength Cohesive Silicone Gel Aest Surgery J 36 (4): 404-416 April 2016

National Instructional Courses

  1. “The agony and ecstasy of physician partnerships”, American Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, November 2, 2008
  2. “Trends and Practices in Facelift Surgery” Key Opinion Leaders Conference, Life Cell, Ritz Carlton, New York, December 4th 2009
  3. “Gaining Competitive Advantage Via Physician Networks and Partnerships”, 44th American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery annual meeting, Washington DC, April 24th, 2010
  4. “Collaborative Consultation: Optimizing the Role of Physician/Nurse/Coordinators in the Patient Consultation,” American Society of Plastic Surgery Annual meeting, New Orleans, LA, October 29, 2012
  5. “Business partnerships and integration into the plastic surgery marketplace”, American Society of Plastic surgeons Meeting, Boston, Mass, October 17, 2015

Teaching Resident Conferences

  • Journal club, Westchester Medical Center, May 2, 2016
  • Morbidity & Mortality, Westchester Medical Center, April 25, 2016
  • Case Presentations, Westchester Medical Center, April 18, 2016
  • Indications & Case Review, Westchester Medical Center, April 11, 2016
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality, Westchester Medical Center, April 4, 2016
  • Journal club, Westchester Medical Center, March 21, 2016
  • Case Presentation Westchester Medical Center, March 14, 2016
  • Quarterly Staff Meeting for review of procedures and Protocols March 7th 2016
  • Dr. Mike Alperovich: Cleft Palate & Orthognathic Surgery WMC, February 29, 2016
  • Indications & Case Review Westchester Medical Center, February 22, 2016
  • Dr. Jerry Chao: Craniosynostosis Westchester Medical Center, February 8, 2016
  • Walk Rounds Westchester Medical Center, February 1, 2016
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center, January 25, 2016
  • Indications & Case Review Westchester Medical Center, January 11, 2016
  • Walk Rounds Westchester Medical Center, January 4, 2016
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center, December 28, 2015
  • Dr. Alice Yao: Head & Neck Reconstruction West. Medical Center, Dec. 14, 2015
  • Indications & Case Review Westchester Medical Center, December 7, 2015
  • Dr. Ross Ratner: Abdominal Reconstruction West. Medical Center, Nov. 30, 2015
  • Dr. Nima Naghshineh: Nasal Fracture & Rhinoplasty West. Med. Cntr, Nov. 23, 2015
  • Dr. Richard D’Amico: Stem Cells & Fat Grafting West. Med. Cntr, Nov. 16, 2015
  • Dr. John Sherman: Liposuction Westchester Medical Center, October 5, 2015
  • Burn Management: Dr. Aydin; Westchester Medical Center, August 10, 2015
  • Use of novel wound modulators; Westchester Medical Center, August 10, 2015
  • Indications & Case Review Westchester Medical Center, August 3, 2015
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center, July 27, 2015
  • Nerve grafting for extremities: Dr. Weber Westchester Medical Center, July 20, 2015
  • Journal club Westchester Medical Center, July 13, 2015
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center, June 29, 2015
  • Indications & Case Review Westchester Medical Center, June 22, 2015
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center, June 1, 2015
  • Walk Rounds Westchester Medical Center, May 18, 2015
  • Journal club Westchester Medical Center, May 4, 2015
  • Indications & Case Review Westchester Medical Center, April 27, 2015
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center, April 27, 2015
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center, April 6, 2015
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center, March 2, 2015
  • Complex wound management, Dr. Aydin lecture, February 23, 2015
  • Journal club Westchester Medical Center, February 9, 2015
  • International Video telemedicine conference, NYMC, February 2, 2015
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center, January 26, 2015
  • Journal club Westchester Medical Center, January 19, 2015
  • Case Presentations and Staff Meeting, WMC, NYMC, January 12, 2015
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center, January 5, 2015
  • International Video conference, WMC/NYMC, December 23, 2014
  • Oncoplastic Surgery, Westchester Medical Center, December 22, 2014
  • International work Shop, Westchester Medical Center, December 15, 2014
  • Case Presentations and Staff Meeting, WMC, NYMC, December 8, 2014
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center, December 1, 2014
  • Journal club Westchester Medical Center, November 24, 2014
  • International Video conference, WMC NYMC, November 17, 2014
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center, November 3, 2014
  • Journal club Westchester Medical Center, October 27, 2014
  • Pediatric Conference Westchester Medical Center October 20, 2014
  • Necrotizing Fasciitis, Westchester Medical Center October 6, 2014
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center September 29, 2014
  • Case Presentations Westchester Medical Center September 22, 2014
  • Liposuction for reconstruction Westchester Medical Center Sept 15, 2014
  • Evidence Based Reconstruction, Westchester Medical Center Sept 8, 2014
  • Case Review Presentations, Westchester Medical Center August 25, 2014
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality, Westchester Medical Center August 18, 2014
  • Head & Neck reconstruction, Westchester Medical Center August 11, 2014
  • The business of Medicine Westchester Medical Center July 21, 2014
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality, Westchester Medical Center July 7, 2014
  • Peri-operative management Westchester Medical Center June 30, 2014
  • Upper Extremity Trauma Westchester Medical Center June 23, 2014
  • Case Presentations Westchester Medical Center June 9, 2014
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality, Westchester Medical Center June 2, 2014
  • Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center May 12, 2014
  • Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center April 28, 2014
  • Blepharoplasty Westchester Medical Center April 21, 2014
  • Cutaneous surgery Westchester Medical Center April 14, 2014
  • Melanoma, Westchester Medical Center March 31, 2014
  • Burns Westchester Medical Center March 24, 2014
  • Case Presentations Westchester Medical Center March 3, 2014
  • Reperfusion Injury Westchester Medical Center February 24, 2014
  • Principles Plastic Surg Westchester Medical Center Febr 10, 2014
  • Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center Febr 3, 2014
  • Facial trauma Westchester Medical Center January 27, 2014
  • Evidence based Medicine Westchester Medical Center Jan 13, 2014
  • Advances Reconstruct Surgery Westchester Medical Center Jan 6, 2014
  • Evidence Based Microsurgery Westchester Medical Center Dec 31, 2013
  • Digital Replantation Westchester Medical Center December 17, 2013
  • Case Presentations Westchester Medical Center December 10, 2013
  • Facial Paralysis Westchester Medical Center December 3, 2013
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center November 26, 2013
  • Case Presentations Westchester Medical Center November 12, 2013
  • Craniofacial Surgery Planning Westchester Medical Center Nov 12, 2013
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center October 29, 2013

Curriculum Development

2010-2013 Creator and update of aesthetic sections of core curriculum in Plastic Surgery for the board preparation annual course by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons held in Chicago, Illinois
(total 20 hours /year)

  • Plastic Surgery Residents–National

1.2014. Creator and Director with annual updates: Anatomy fresh cadaver Course curriculum (total 20 hours/year)

  • Residents Nassau University Medical Center
  • Medical students NYCOM
  • PA students Stony Brook

2005-2012 Creator and Director of Curriculum for Diagnosis and non-surgical management in aesthetic medicine; (total 80 hours/year) 57. Nurse practitioners- National

  • Physician assistants- National
  • Plastic Surgery Residents Nassau University Medical Center

Textbook

  1. Be Your Best, contributing chapters on rhinoplasty, mastopexy, abdominoplasty , med. Ed. PB Fodor, Insight International Press, 2006

Documentary Film

  1. Facing the Mirror, Full length feature documentary about the volunteer work of Dr. Kaveh Alizadeh and Mission: Restore, by Sara Khaki, Winner CAAM film festival San Francisco 2013

Media Appearances

1. CBS 60 Minutes

Volunteer Surgery on Iraqi victims of war

2. CNN

Volunteer Surgery/Mind-body connection

3. ABC News

Volunteer work in Kabul, Afghanistan

4. NBC Today Show

Couples plastic surgery

5. Discovery Health

Plastic Surgery New York Style

6. New York Times

Volunteer Plastic Surgery on victims of war

7. Boston Globe

Truth about skin Care

8. ABC News

Innovations in Migraine Surgery

9. USA Today

Understanding Plastic Surgery and board certification

10. Allure

Understanding Chemical Peels

11. Fox Cable News

Silicone Breast Implant Controversy

12. CBS News

Migraine Surgery offers hope for Cure of Migraines

13. Newsday

Botox Party Controversy

14. New York Times

Video: Uday’s face

15. CBS News

Naturabra innovative surgery for breast lift

16. AOL Health

Risks of Medical Tourism

17. News Channel 12

Male Liposuction

18. New York Post

Botox Safety

19. Fox morning show

Interview with doctor and patient re Naturabra technique

20. IRNA Cable News

Volunteer Surgery in the Third World

21. TV 55

Reconstructive salvage of victims of the Haitian earthquake

22. WPIX News

Minimally Invasive Facial Rejuvenation

23. Parents TV

Mommy makeover

24. FIOS TV

Haiti relief efforts

25. WNBC News

Simultaneous Replantation on an adult and a 5 y.o. child

26. News Channel 12

Plastic surgeon salvages patient from double amputation

27. E Tonight

Repair of complications from Augmentation Mastopexy

28. Smart Money

Future of Aesthetic Medicine

29. FOX News

Health Care debate

30. LI Business News

Internet use in Medicine

31. Parents TV

Volunteer Surgery in Azerbaijan

32. Newsday

Innovative surgery on disfigurement from car bomb injury

33. News Channel 12

Humanitarian Relief in Haiti

34. Newsday

Doctor helps save the face of a victim of the Iraqi war

35. WCBS News

Facial Reconstruction of Victim of the Iraq War

36. Voice of America

American surgeon sets up program to help Afghans

37. Newsweek

Preventing Dog Bites

38. Discovery

Oz files; beauty within

39. Dr. Steve Show

Botox for Men

40. Dr. Steve Show

Latest Treatments for Acne Scars

41. Fox Business News

Plastic Surgery: The Key to a New Job?

42. ABC & NBC

Sientra Gummy Bear Implants

43. Prevention Magazine

Stem cell” skin care!

44. Wall Street Journal

“Doctors teaching Doctors”

45. Al Jazeera

Managing Volunteer care at the time of war in Afghanistan

46. Huffington Post

Oburma Op Ed article on Myanmar

47. CNN

Paging Dr. Gupta Can Migraine Surgery Cure Patients?

 

Hospital Staff Privileges

Pro Health Surgery Center

1/2015-present

Fifth Avenue Surgery Center

9/2014-present

Westchester Medical Center

10/2008 – present

South Nassau Communities Hospital

1/2005 – present

Lenox Hill Hospital

Winthrop University Hospital

1/2001 – present

North Shore University Hospital

1/2001 – present

Mercy Medical Center

1/2001 – present

Day Op Surgery Center

1/2001 – present