Published Research and Presentations

Peer-Reviewed Presentations

Whether it is presenting the findings of scientific research, new breast enhancing, or surgical rescue techniques, Dr. Alizadeh has led over 50 peer-reviewed presentations. His innovative discoveries and pioneering techniques have captured the attention of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, International Confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and many more.

Published Journal Research

As a published author on subjects ranging from abdominoplasty and forehead rejuvenation to erasing problem scars and improving plastic surgery residency, Dr. Alizadeh continues to share his innovations with the medical world. His articles have appeared in books and journals including Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, The Handbook of Plastic Surgery, Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Annals of Plastic Surgery, and more. View Dr. Alizadeh's list of publications in plastic and reconstructive surgery.

List of 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.

15. 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.

16. Alizadeh, K. "Medispa." Annual Meeting of ASAAPS, October 23, 2003.

17. Alizadeh, K., Tanivic, M., "Acquired Nasal Septal Necrosis in Premature Neonates." Annual American Cleft Palate Association Meeting, Chicago, Il., March 17, 2004.

18. 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.

19. 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.

20. Alizadeh, K. "Treatment Algorithm for Complications from Periareolar Augmentation Mastopexy." Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Naples, Fl., January 22, 2005.

21. 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.

22. 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.

21. 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 Opioid 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.

35. 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.

36. Alizadeh, K. "Difficult Breast Problem Cases Panel Presentation." Nassau Surgical meeting, Uniondale, NY December 3rd, 2008.

37. 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.

38. 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.

39. 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.

40. 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.

41. 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.

42. 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.

43. Alizadeh, K. Najira, B. "Novel Use of An Internal Autologous Bra Provides Better Long Term Outcomes in Breast Surgery." National Plastic Surgery Senior Resident's Conference Anaheim, CA January 25, 2010.

44. 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.

45. 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.

46. 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.

47. 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.

List of 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." J 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) Abdominoplsty: 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.

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