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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

100 Woods Road, Suite D-341
Valhalla, NY 10595
Tel: (516) 439.5011

Citizenship

United States

Education

1981 – 1984 Dwight Englewood School
Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Distinguished Alumnus Award 2005
125 Year Anniversary Commencement Speaker 2014

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

June 2016 Kenyata National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya
Visiting professor lectures and training for first annual East Africa Training Summit in trauma, wounds, and congenital defects

July 2016 Mnazi Mmoja Hospital, Zanzibar
Training for burn contractures and breast surgery

June 2017 Coast General Regional Hospital, Mombasa, Kenya
Visiting professor lectures and training for second annual East Africa Training Summit in trauma, wounds, and congenital defects

July 2017 Mnazi Mmoja Hospital, Zanzibar
Training for burn contractures and breast surgery
Follow up outcomes research on 2015 patients

July 2018 CORSU Hospital, Entebbe, Uganda
Visiting professor lectures Director for training at Third Annual Africa Training Summit in trauma, wounds, and congenital defects

March 2019 ALERT Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Visiting Professor to set up training curriculum

July 2019 4th Annual African Regional Training Summit (ARTS)
Visiting professor and Lecturer and Trainor at the 4th Annual Regional Training Summit (ARTS) for trauma, complex wound care, and flap closures, Nairobi, Kenya

Dr. Kaveh Alizadeh

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 #036-095270 June 1993
State of New York #213702 April 1999

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Cardiovascular Care August 2018
Advanced Cardiac Life Support August 2018
AO/ASIF Treatment of Maxillofacial Trauma and Reconstruction May 2017
Advanced Trauma Life Support April 2012
Endoscopic Facial Rejuvenation October 2013
Laser Course certification March 2017
Migraine Surgery Endoscopic training October 2010
Human Subject Research Certification March 2015
Infection Control May 2018

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, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2013-present
Westchester Medical Center, New York Medical College 895
Bed level I trauma, Burn, Pediatric and transplant center with Plastic Surgery residency education serving a population of 6 million people in the New York Hudson Valley and western Connecticut

  • Cofounder and director: WMC Headache Specialists
  • Cofounder: Cleft and Craniofacial Center
  • Site Director: Mount Sinai School of Medicine Plastic Surgery Residency
  • Site Director: St Barnabes Plastic Surgery Residency
  • Site Director: PCOM Plastic Surgery Residency

Associate Professor of Surgery 2015-present
New York Medical College

Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery 2013-2015
SUNY Stony Brook School of Medicine

Oral Board Examiner, American Board of Plastic Surgery 2013- present

President, Executive board NY Regional Society Plastic Surgeons 2015-2016

President, Executive board State Society of NY Plastic Surgeons 2016-2017

Founder and Chairman of the Board, Mission: Restore 2010-present
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

Surgical Director and co-founder, New York Migraine Associates 2011-present
New York Metropolitan area’s first major comprehensive migraine care center incorporating non-invasive and surgical care for the treatment and cure of migraines

President, Long Island Plastic Surgical Group 2006-2013
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

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 2000-2015
Medical Board Member, Klinger Advanced Aesthetics 2006-2007
Membership Committee Director, Long Island Chapter, 2005-2007
Northeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons 
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Research 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 2007-2013
Practice Relations Committee Member

Associate Program Director, Plastic Surgery Residency Program,
Nassau University Medical Center 2001-2006

Best Teaching Award, Plastic Surgery Residency Program 2003-2004

Medical Advisor, Life Cell Corporation 2008-present
Medical Advisor, Allergan 2009-present
Medical Advisor, Kensey Nash 2010-present
Medical Advisor, Sientra 2016-pesent
Medical Advisor, Mentor/Ethicon 2008-2015
Medical Advisor, Galderma 2012-2015
Medical Advisor, Cytori 2012-2015
National Trainer, Sculptra Aesthetic 2009- 2012
Course Director, Klinger Advanced Aesthetics 2005-2006
Medical Advisory Board, Happy Face Foundation 2001-2004
Partner, Long Island Plastic Surgical Group2000-2013

Honors / Awards

Achievements in Health Care Awards, Keynote Speaker LIBN December 10, 2019

YPO Annual Global Meeting Invited Honorary Speaker March 4,  2019
Cape Town, South Africa 

Best Published Paper in North America Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Open Global as lead author September 2018
An Algorithmic Approach to Operative Management of Complex Pediatric Dog bites: 3 Year Review of a Level I Referral Pediatric Trauma Hospital, October 2017 - Volume 5 - Issue 10 - p e1431

NECO Ellis Island Award for Humanitarian Volunteer work May 8, 2009
Entered into the US congressional record January 2010

Patients of Courage Award from ASPS for Ciara Lockhart October 2017
A teenager with congenital absence of breast who underwent multiple reconstructive operations to reconstruct her chest and donated her time to Mission: Restore

IAS New York Annual Gala honorary award March 12, 2016

125 year anniversary commencement honorary speaker, DES May 24, 2014

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; October 2012
New York State Citation   
    
Nassau County Recognition Lifetime Humanitarian Award December 20, 2012

Child Harbor Care distinguished honor award October 27, 2011
Contributions for volunteer care for children

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, January 25, 2010

Novel Use of An Internal Autogulous Bra Provides Better Long Term Outcomes in Breast Surgery, National Plastic Surgery Senior Resident’s Conference  
          
Top Prize Poster Presentation, Use of FAMM flaps as a spacer flap for palatal closure, Nassau Surgical Society Annual meeting Dec 4, 2009

Patients of Courage Award from ASPS for Uday Hattem October 2009
An American translator who had over 10 reconstructive surgeries 
after being shot by the insurgents during the Iraq war                   

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 2004

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 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
  9. Application of Clozex wound closure device for Pediatric Population: A Prospective, Randomized, controlled single blind comparative study

Personal Interests

Yoga, Mountain Climbing, Sculpting, Skiing, and volunteer surgical missions
Uganda Impenetrable Forrest Gorilla Trek 2018
Kilimanjaro Summit 7 day climb 2017
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

Dr. Kaveh Alizadeh

Visiting Professor And Invited 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 Visiting 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

22. “Business partnerships and integration into the plastic surgery marketplace”, Cornell Columbia Combined Grand Rounds, November 3, 2014

23. “Can we obtain surgical cure of Migraines”; Cornell Columbia Combined Grand Rounds, November 3, 2014

24. “Surgical approach to Migraines” Westchester Medial Center Department of Surgery Grand rounds, January 7, 2015

25. “Evidence Based Treatment of Chronic migraines” Westchester Medical Center Department of Neurology Grand Rounds, February 4, 2015

26. “Management of Complex Traumatic dog bites in children” Westchester Medical Center Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, March 18, 2015

27. “Evidence Based Surgical Management of Chronic migraines”, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya December 17, 2016

28. “Innovations in Aesthetic breast surgery”, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya December 17, 2016

29. “Repair of Large Cleft Palatal fistulas” Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya December 17, 2016

30. “Principles of facial rejuvenations surgery and avoiding complications”
Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya December 17, 2016

31. “Physiology of Wounds & Principles of Wound Management”, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya June 20, 2016

32. “Indications & Peri-Operative Management Cleft Patient”, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya June 21, 2016

33. “Cleft Palate Repair”, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya June 21, 2016

34. “Bone Grafting Techniques for the Alveolar Defects”, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya June 21, 2016

35. “Cleft Lip Revisions”, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya June 22, 2016

36. “Fistula, Secondary Palate Repair”, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya June 22, 2016

37. “Treatment of Velopharyngeal Insufficiency”, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya June 22, 2016

38. “Evidence Based Surgical Management of Chronic Migraines”, Westchester Medical Center Surgical Grand Rounds, July 20, 2016

39. “Novel Utilization of autologous flaps in Cosmetic Breast Surgery” Northeast Society of Plastic Surgeons Master Series workshop, March 25th, 2017

40. “What’s new in Migraine Surgery?” Westchester Medical Center first annual Headache Symposium, April 8, 2017

41. “Outcomes based management of Chronic Pain”, Bon Secours hospital Grand Rounds, Suffern, NY, June 6, 2017

42. “Aging in the New Age of Anti-Aging”, Mid Hudson Regional Hospital Grand Rounds, Poughkeepsie, NY, July 12, 2017

43. “What’s new in Migraine Surgery?” Westchester Medical Center second annual Headache Symposium, April 11, 2018

44. “Physiology of Wound Management and principles of success”, Corsu University, Entebbe, Uganda, July 13, 2018

45. “Indications & Peri-Operative Management Cleft Patient”, Corsu University Entebbe, Uganda, July 14, 2018

46. “CSI: Solving Wound Mysteries” Westchester Medical Center Surgical Grand Rounds, July 25, 2018

47. “Mission: Restore, On the front lines of Global Health” New York Medical college/WMC Health Network Surgical Grand Rounds, January 23, 2019

48. “Updates in Management of Complex Wounds “, Yakatit12 University Hospital , Ethiopia, February 28, 2019

49. “Essential Surgery in global medicine”, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, July 24th 2019

50. “Evidence Based Management of Headaches with Surgery”, Cornell University Medical College, New York, September 3rd, 2019

Dr. Kaveh Alizadeh

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 opiod 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 InterdisciplinaryTeams 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
  66. Kaveh Alizadeh, MD; Multimodal non-surgical treatment of Facial Scars, Aesthetica ASPS Annual Symposium, Las, Vegas, April 2018
  67. Kaveh Alizadeh, MD; High Impact Facial Rejuvenation; Aesthetica ASPS Annual Symposium, Las, Vegas, April 2018 
  68. Kaveh Alizadeh, MD; Complications following Medical Tourism; Aesthetica ASPS Annual Symposium, Las, Vegas, April 2018
  69. Kaveh Alizadeh, MD; Acellular Dermal Matrix in Aesthetic Facial Surgery; Aesthetica ASPS Annual Symposium, Las, Vegas, April 2018
  70. Huang, S, Lascano, D. Alizadeh , K.  Breast Reconstrcution micromastia complicated by tuberous breast deformity in an adolescent; 15th Annual Louis R.M. DelGuercio, M.D. Distinguished Visiting Professorship & Research Day, December 2018
  71. Alizadeh , K. “ Mission: Restore and Personal Inspirations” Leader Across Boarder Annual YPO Global Leadership conference, Cape Town, South Africa, March5th, 2019

Peer Reviewed Presentations

  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.  Young A Ott, Alizadeh K., C Hodyl, M Pronovost, T Davenport Cancer Skin Reducing Nipple Sparing Mastectomy – A Treatment Option for Patients with Significant... Research 12/2011; 71(24 Supplement):P2-16-12-P2-16-12
  14. Melendez, M.; Dobryansky, M.; Alizadeh, K. M.D. Live Online Video Interviews Dramatically Improve the Plastic Surgery Residency Application Processj Plast & Reconstr. Surg.  Volume 130 - Issue 1 - p 240e–241e; July 2012
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
     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. AeroForm patient controlled tissue expansion and saline tissue expansion for breast reconstruction: a randomized controlled trial.Zeidler KR, Berkowitz RL, Chun YS, Alizadeh K, Castle J, Colwell AS, Desai AR, Evans G, Hollenbeck S, Johnson DJ, Morris D, Ascherman JA.Ann Plast Surg. 2014 May;72 Suppl 1:S51-5
  19. 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
  20. Haws, M., Alizadeh K., Kaufman, D., Sientra Primary & Revision Augmentation Rupture Trending and Analysis with Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Aesthetic Surgery Journal, May 2015
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. Mehdi Rasti Ardakani, Alizadeh K, Ali Shayesteh Moghadam ; Effect of Systemic Antioxidant Allopurinol Therapy on Skin Flap Survival. Advances in plastic and reconstructive surgery (APRS) 1(2) 1-5; March 2017
     Goldman, M, Moradi, A., Gold, M, Alizadeh, K. Friedman, D., “Calcium Hydroxylapatite Dermal Filler for Treatment of Dorsal Hand Volume Loss: Results from a 12-month, Multicenter, Randomized, Blinded Trial” Dermatologic Surgery  September 2017
  25. Grant Stevens, MD; M. Bradley Calobrace, MD; Kaveh Alizadeh, MD; Kamakshi Zeidler, MD; Rosalyn d’Incelli, BA Ten-Year Core Study Data for Sientra’s FDA-Approved Round and Shaped Implants with High-Strength Cohesive Silicone Gel Aesthetic Surgery Journal 2017
    Alizadeh K., Lee J., Shayesteh A. (2017) Abdominal Plastic Surgery and Adjunctive Procedures. Surgery of Complex Abdominal Wall Defects    In: Latifi R. (eds) . Springer, Cham 2017
  26. Alizadeh, K. Commentary on: Complications After Cosmetic Surgery Tourism, Aesth. Surgery Journal, Volume 37, Issue 4, 1 April 2017, P 483–484
  27. Alizadeh, K. Shayesteh, A. Li, M. An Algorithmic Approach to Operative Management of Complex Pediatric Dog bites: 3 Year Review of a Level I Regional Referral Pediatric Trauma Hospital, October 2017 - Volume 5 - Issue 10 - p e1431
  28. Goldman MP, Moradi A, Gold MH, Friedmann DP, Alizadeh K, Adelglass JM, Katz BE Calcium Hydroxylapatite Dermal Filler for Treatment of Dorsal Hand Volume Loss: Results From a 12-Month, Multicenter, Randomized, Blinded Trial..Dermatol Surg. 2018 Jan;44(1):75-83
  29. Stevens WG, Calobrace MB, Alizadeh K, et al. Ten-year Core Study Data for Sientra's Food and Drug Administration-Approved Round and Shaped Breast Implants with Cohesive Silicone Gel.
    .Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Apr;141(4S Sientra Shaped and Round Cohesive Gel Implants):7S-19S
  30. Fusaro MV, Becker C, Pandya S, Mcbride W, Alizadeh K, et al. C.International teleconsultation on conjoined twins leading to a successful separation: a case report. J Telemed Telecare. 2018 Aug;24(7):482-484
  31. Simpson, A., Higdon, K, Alizadeh, K. et. al, Porcine acellular peritoneal matrix in immediate breast reconstruction: a multicenter prospective single-arm trial, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery:143(1):p10-21e January 2019
  32. Alizadeh, K. Commentary on: Complications After Global Surgery Tourism, Aesthetic Surgery Journal, Volume 39, Issue 7, p. 972-3 July 2019

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
  6. Kaveh Alizadeh, MD; Multimodal non-surgical treatment of Facial Scars, Aesthetica ASPS Annual Symposium, Las, Vegas, April 2018
  7. Kaveh Alizadeh, MD; High Impact Facial Rejuvenation; Aesthetica ASPS Annual Symposium, Las, Vegas, April 2018 

Teaching Resident Conferences

  • Reconstructive Microsurgery. Dr. Lino Miele speaker, Westchester Medical Center, March 11, 2020 
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, February 26, 2020 
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, February 19, 2020
  • M&M, Westchester Medical Center, February 2, 2020
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, January 22, 2020
  • PRS Protocols, Westchester Medical Center, January 15, 2020
  • Hand exam, Westchester Medical Center ,December 18, 2019
  • Guess speaker: Hand surgery, Westchester Medical Center, December 11, 2019
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, December 4, 2019
  • Journal Club , Westchester Medical Center, November 27, 2019
  • M&M, Westchester Medical Center, November 20, 2019
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, November 13, 2019
  • Splinting Course, Westchester Medical Center,Nov.6, 2019
  • Walk Rounds, Westchester Medical Center, October 30, 2019
  • Westchester Medical Center, October 23, 2019
  • M&M, Westchester Medical Center, October 2, 2019
  • Team Meeting, Westchester Medical Center, Sept.25, 2019
  • Hand 101, Westchester Medical Center, September 18, 2019
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, September 11, 2019
  • Guest Speaker , Westchester Medical Center, September 4, 2019
  • Getting schooled by our patients: Lessons from the front lines of reconstruction. Westchester Medical Center, August 28, 2019
  • Case Presentation. Westchester Medical Center, August 21, 2019
  • Case Presentation, Westchester Medical Center, August 14, 2019
  • Walk Rounds, Westchester Medical Center, August 7, 2019
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, July 31, 2019
  • OR Trays, Westchester Medical Center, July 24, 2019
  • Case Presentation, Westchester Medical Center, July 17, 2019
  • Westchester Medical Center, July 10, 2019
  • Westchester Medical Center, July 3, 2019
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, June 26, 2019
  • OR Planning, Westchester Medical Center, June 19, 2019
  • PRS Team Meeting, Westchester Medical Center, June 12, 2019
  • PRS Team Meeting, Westchester Medical Center, June 5, 2019
  • Case Review, Westchester Medical Center, May 29, 2019
  • Presentation: Occlusion is Confusion, Westchester Medical Center, May 22, 2019
  • M&M, Westchester Medical Center, May 15, 2019
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, May 8, 2019
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, May 1, 2019
  • M&M , Westchester Medical Center, April 17, 2019 
  • Journal Club, Westchester Medical Center April 10, 2019
  • M&M , Westchester Medical Center, March 20, 2019
  • Hand cases by Dr. Kells, Westchester Medical Center, March 6, 2019
  • Indications  , Westchester Medical Center 27, 2019
  • M&M, Westchester Medical Center, February 20, 2019
  • Annual strategic meeting, Westchester Medical Center, February 13, 2019
  • Journal club, Westchester Medical Center, February 6, 2019
  • Hand indications, Westchester Medical Center, January 23, 2019
  • Walk Rounds, Westchester Medical Center, January 16, 2019
  • Journal Club, Westchester Medical Center, January 9, 2019
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, January 2, 2019
  • M&M, Westchester Medical Center, December 18, 2018
  • Journal Club, Westchester Medical Center, December 5, 2018
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, November 28, 2018
  •  M & M, Westchester Medical Center, November 14, 2018
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, November 7, 2018
  • Wound Care, Westchester Medical Center, October 17, 2018
  • Wound Care, Westchester Medical Center, October 10, 2018
  •  Indications, Westchester Medical Center, October 3, 2018
  • Journal Club, Westchester Medical Center, September 26, 2018
  • Breast Surgery, Westchester Medical Center, September 19, 2018
  • Acelity Donor Site Dressing, Westchester Medical Center, September 12, 2018
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, September 5, 2018
  • M&M, Westchester Medical Center, August 29, 2018
  • Journal Club, Westchester Medical Center, July 16, 2018
  •  PRS Hand 101, Westchester Medical Center, July 2, 2018
  •  M & M, Westchester Medical Center, June 25, 2018
  •  Indications, Westchester Medical Center, June 18, 2018
  • Walk Rounds, Westchester Medical Center, June 11, 2018
  • Upper Extremity Implant, Westchester Medical Center, June 4, 2018
  • Perioperative optimization of the surgical patient, Westchester Medical Center, May 14, 2018
  • Microtia, Westchester Medical Center, May 21, 2018
  • M&M, Westchester Medical Center, May 7, 2018
  • Journal Club, Westchester Medical Center, April 23 , 2018
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, April 16 , 2018
  • Rhinoplasty, Westchester Medical Center, April 9 , 2018
  • Case Presentation, Westchester Medical Center, April 2 , 2018
  • Case Presentation, Westchester Medical Center, March 26, 2018
  • Guest speaker. Surgical, Prosthetic and Rehabilitations Innovations in the Collaborative Care of upper Limb Amputees. Westchester Medical Center, March 19, 2018
  • Journal Club, Westchester Medical Center, March 12, 2018
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, March 5, 2018
  • M&M, Westchester Medical Center, February 26, 2018
  • Walk Rounds, Westchester Medical Center, February 12, 2018
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, February 5, 2018
  • M&M, Westchester Medical Center, January 29, 2018
  • Journal Club, Westchester Medical Center, January 22, 2018
  • Facial Fractures, Westchester Medical Center, December 18, 2017
  • Management of Oropharyngeal Cancer, WMC, December 11, 2017
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, December 4, 2017
  • M&M, Westchester Medical Center, November 27, 2017
  • Journal Club, Westchester Medical Center, November 20, 2017
  • Case Presentation, Westchester Medical Center, November 13, 2017
  • M&M, Westchester Medical Center, November 6, 2017
  • M&M, Westchester Medical Center, October 30, 2017
  • Journal Club, Westchester Medical Center, October 23, 2017
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, October 16, 2017
  • Head & Beck Reconstruction, Westchester Medical Center, October 10, 2017
  • Walk Rounds, Westchester Medical Center, October 2, 2017
  • Morbidity & Mortality, Westchester Medical Center, September 25, 2017
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, September 18, 2017
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, September 11, 2017
  • Morbidity & Mortality and Indications, Westchester Medical Center, August 28, 2017
  • Mandible Fractures, Westchester Medical Center, August 21, 2017
  • Walk Rounds, Westchester Medical Center, August 14, 2017
  • Journal Club Resident, Westchester Medical Center, August 7, 2017
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, July 31, 2017
  • Journal Club Resident. Westchester Medical Center, July 24, 2017
  • Indications. Westchester Medical Center, July 17, 2017
  • Policies and Protocols. Westchester Medical Center, July 10, 2017
  • Residents. Westchester Medical Center, June 26,2017
  • Journal club. Westchester Medical Center, June 19,2017
  • Updates in Emergency Triage of the Plastic Surgery Patients. Westchester Medical Center, June 12,2017
  • Fractures and Dislocations of the Hand. Westchester Medical Center, June 5,2017
  • Nipple Sparing Mastectomy Reconstruction Updated. Westchester Medical Center, May 12,2017
  • Indications. Westchester Medical Center, May 15,2017
  • Nerve Function. Westchester Medical Center, May 8, 2017
  • Residents. Westchester Medical Center, May 1, 2017
  • Residents. Westchester Medical Center, April 24,2017
  • Use of Collagenase SANTYL Ointment in Burn Wounds. Westchester Medical Center, April 17,2017
  • Indications. Westchester Medical Center, April 10, 2017
  • Indications. Westchester Medical Center, April 3, 2017
  • Morbidity & Mortality. Westchester Medical Center. March 27, 2017
  • Current Era Breast Surgery: Tailoring the Procedure to the patient. WMC. March 20,2017
  • What they didn’t tell you in Medical School. WMC. March 13,2017
  • Surgical Management of Lymphedema. Westchester Medical Center. March 6, 2017
  • Morbidity & Mortality. Westchester Medical Center. February 27 ,2017
  • Indications. Westchester Medical Center, February 13,.2017
  • Journal club. Westchester Medical Center, January, February 6, 2017
  • Indications. Westchester Medical Center, January 30,2017
  • QA Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center, January 23, 2017
  • Indications. Westchester Medical Center, January 9, 2017
  • Case Discussion.  Westchester Medical Center, December 19, 2016
  • Journal Club. Westchester Medical Center, December 12, 2016
  • Morbidity & Mortality and Indications, Westchester Medical Center, Dec 5, 2016
  • Journal Club/Indications, Westchester Medical Center, Nov 21, 2016
  • General Surgery Morbidity & Mortality, Westchester Medical Center, Nov 14, 2016
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, November 7, 2016
  • Morbidity & Mortality, Westchester Medical Center, October 31, 2016
  • Case Presentation, Westchester Medical Center, October 24, 2016
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, October 17, 2016
  • Journal club, Westchester Medical Center, October 10, 2016
  • What They Didn’t Tell You During Residency, WMC, October 3, 2016
  • Walk Rounds, Westchester Medical Center, September 26, 2016
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, September 19, 2016
  • Journal club, Westchester Medical Center, September 12, 2016
  • Morbidity & Mortality, Westchester Medical Center, August 29, 2016
  • Journal club, Westchester Medical Center, August 22, 2016
  • Walk Rounds, Westchester Medical Center, August 8, 2016
  • Indications, Westchester Medical Center, August 1, 2016
  • Case Presentation, Westchester Medical Center, July 25, 2016
  • Journal club, Westchester Medical Center, July 18, 2016
  • Indications & Case Presentations, Westchester Medical Center, July 11, 2016
  • Nairobi Video Conference, Westchester Medical Center, June 20, 2016
  • Case presentations/Nairobi Video Conference, Westchester Medical Ctr, June 13, 2016
  • Dr. Edward Golembe: Indications & Timing for HBOT,WMC, June 6, 2016
  • Morbidity & Mortality, Westchester Medical Center, May 23, 2016
  • Case Presentation/Indications, Westchester Medical Center, May 16, 2016
  • Dr. Nebil Aydin: Burn Reconstruction, Westchester Medical Center, May 9, 2016
  • 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 Surgery Westchester Medical Center February 10, 2014
  • Morbidity & Mortality Westchester Medical Center February 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
Dr. Kaveh Alizadeh

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)

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

2016 Creator and Director of Curriculum for East Africa regional training Symposium in Burn, wound, and Cleft surgery (total 100 hours) which brought together over 50 surgeons from 9 countries for a 3 day symposium

  • Certified surgeons, international
  • Surgeons in training, International
  • Kenyatta National University Hospital

2017 Director of Curriculum for East Africa regional training Symposium
in Burn, wound, and Cleft surgery (total 130 hours) which brought
together over 75 surgeons from 11 countries for a 5 day symposium

  • Certified surgeons, international
  • Surgeons in training, International
  • Mombasa Coast General Hospital

2018 Director of Curriculum for East Africa regional training Symposium
in Burn, wound, and Cleft surgery (total 150 hours) which brought
together over 100 surgeons from 14 countries for a 5 day symposium

  • Certified surgeons, international
  • Surgeons in training, International
  • Corsu University Hospital Entebbe Uganada

2017 Creator and Course Co-director First Annual Westchester Chronic Headache Symposium (total 16 hours) with 23 participating physicians across 6 disciplines including neurology, pain management, pediatrics, internal medicine, anesthesia, and surgery

2018 Course Co-director Second Annual Westchester Chronic Headache Symposium (total 16 hours) with 23 participating physicians across 6 disciplines including neurology, pain management, pediatrics, internal medicine, anesthesia, and surgery

2019 Co-Director of Curriculum for the 4th annual Africa regional training Symposium (ARTS) in Burn, wound, and Trauma Surgery which brought together over 300 participants from 15 countries for a 5 day surgical traiing in the operating room and didactic symposium 

  • Certified surgeons, international
  • Surgeons in training, International 
  • Level 5 Hospital Malindi, Kenya

Text Books

  1. Be Your Best, contributing chapters on rhinoplasty, mastopexy, abdominoplasty, med. Ed. PB Fodor, Insight International Press, 2006
  2. Surgery of Complex Abdominal Wall Defects Alizadeh K., Lee J., Shayesteh A. (2017) Abdominal Plastic Surgery and Adjunctive Procedures. In: Latifi R. (eds) . Springer, Cham 2017

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 techniaue
  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?
  48. ABC and FOX First separation of conjoint twins in Hudson valley a success
  49. Glamor Mission Restore Women in Surgery Campaign
Dr. Kaveh Alizadeh

Hospital Staff Privileges

Westchester Medical center  07/01/2013 – present
Mercy Medical Center  01/29/200 – present 
Manhattan Eye, Ear, Throat Hospital 11/20/2004 – present
Lenox Hill Hospital  11/20/2004 – present

North Shore University Hospital  01/01/200 – present
Syosset SurgiCenter  5/16/2020 – present
Dr. Elena Ocher PC  1/20/2004 – present

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