J K Terzis

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Publications

  1. doi Secondary surgery in adult facial paralysis reanimation
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, International Institute of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Microsurgery Program, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23510, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 124:1916-31. 2009
  2. doi Pediatric brachial plexus reconstruction
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and the Microsurgery Program, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 124:e370-85. 2009
  3. doi Direct tongue neurotization: the effect on speech intelligibility in patients with Möbius syndrome
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Microsurgery Program, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:150-60. 2010
  4. doi Outcomes of direct muscle neurotisation in adult facial paralysis
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Microsurgery Program, Eastern Virginia Medical School, 700 Olney Road, LH 2055, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 64:174-84. 2011
  5. doi Extratemporal facial paralysis
    Julia K Terzis
    International Institute of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Department of Plastic Surgery, NYU Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 70:196-210. 2013
  6. doi Axillary nerve reconstruction in 176 posttraumatic plexopathy patients
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:233-47. 2010
  7. doi Vascularized nerve grafts for lower extremity nerve reconstruction
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, 700 Olney Road, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:169-76. 2010
  8. doi The outcomes of dynamic procedures for blink restoration in pediatric facial paralysis
    Julia K Terzis
    Norfolk, Va From the Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Microsurgery Program, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:629-44. 2010
  9. doi Restoration of elbow extension after primary reconstruction in obstetric brachial plexus palsy
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:161-8. 2010
  10. doi Low-dose FK506 after contralateral C7 transfer to the musculocutaneous nerve using two different tubes: a study in rats
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School and International Institute of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:622-31. 2010

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  1. doi Secondary surgery in adult facial paralysis reanimation
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, International Institute of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Microsurgery Program, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23510, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 124:1916-31. 2009
    ..This report discusses the different reconstructive strategies used in this sample, focusing on the incidence and outcomes of commonly used revisional and ancillary procedures...
  2. doi Pediatric brachial plexus reconstruction
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and the Microsurgery Program, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 124:e370-85. 2009
    ..Whatever the reports and results, the complex doctrine of obstetrical brachial plexus palsy continues to evolve with notable functional outcomes, but return to normal function remains a challenge for the future...
  3. doi Direct tongue neurotization: the effect on speech intelligibility in patients with Möbius syndrome
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Microsurgery Program, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:150-60. 2010
    ..K.T) to improve tongue function and speech intelligibility in patients with Möbius syndrome. This study presents the senior author's experience with the technique as a component of multistage facial reanimation procedures...
  4. doi Outcomes of direct muscle neurotisation in adult facial paralysis
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Microsurgery Program, Eastern Virginia Medical School, 700 Olney Road, LH 2055, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 64:174-84. 2011
    ..Promoting expressivity and augmenting facial muscle function using direct muscle neurotisation are important components in facial reanimation...
  5. doi Extratemporal facial paralysis
    Julia K Terzis
    International Institute of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Department of Plastic Surgery, NYU Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 70:196-210. 2013
    ..This report summarizes our experience in the management of extratemporal facial paralysis with a variety of reconstructive techniques and explores those parameters which are considered to be useful in achieving better outcomes...
  6. doi Axillary nerve reconstruction in 176 posttraumatic plexopathy patients
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:233-47. 2010
    ..Functional outcomes were assessed and correlated with the following factors: severity score, denervation time, and donor nerve used...
  7. doi Vascularized nerve grafts for lower extremity nerve reconstruction
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, 700 Olney Road, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:169-76. 2010
    ..VNG are strongly recommended in traction avulsion injuries of the lower extremity with lengthy nerve damage...
  8. doi The outcomes of dynamic procedures for blink restoration in pediatric facial paralysis
    Julia K Terzis
    Norfolk, Va From the Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Microsurgery Program, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:629-44. 2010
    ..Restoration of the afferent pathway of the reflex is a prerequisite, but successful coordination of the reflex components and restoration of their time-related function are also required...
  9. doi Restoration of elbow extension after primary reconstruction in obstetric brachial plexus palsy
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:161-8. 2010
    ..The outcomes were analyzed in relation to the type of brachial plexus lesion, timing of surgery, and the type of nerve reconstruction...
  10. doi Low-dose FK506 after contralateral C7 transfer to the musculocutaneous nerve using two different tubes: a study in rats
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School and International Institute of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:622-31. 2010
    ..This was attributed to 3 factors: length of nerve gap; duration of follow up; and dose of FK506. However, FK506-treated animals tended to be in a more advanced stage of nerve regeneration compared with the control groups...
  11. doi Corneal neurotization: a novel technique for the anesthetic cornea
    Julia K Terzis
    Microsurgical Research Center, International Institute of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Cornea 29:812-9. 2010
    ..This report describes and evaluates the efficacy of a novel procedure, direct corneal neurotization using contralateral, supraorbital, and supratrochlear nerves in patients with unilateral facial palsy and corneal anesthesia...
  12. doi Novel use of C7 spinal nerve for Moebius
    Julia K Terzis
    Microsurgical Research Center, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 126:106-17. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to introduce the use of selective ipsilateral C7 spinal nerve transfer to the armamentarium of the dynamic procedures used for facial reanimation in Moebius patients...
  13. doi Blink restoration in adult facial paralysis
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Microsurgery Program, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 126:126-39. 2010
    ..In this study, the experience of a single surgeon (J.K.T.) with dynamic procedures addressing the challenge of blink restoration is presented...
  14. doi Free muscle transfer in posttraumatic plexopathies: part 1: the shoulder
    Julia K Terzis
    Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 65:312-7. 2010
    ..In this study, all patients achieved a stable shoulder, 53% yielded shoulder abduction against gravity, and 9% achieved abduction to the horizontal level...
  15. doi Our experience with secondary reconstruction of external rotation in obstetrical brachial plexus palsy
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 126:951-63. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to present the authors' experience with secondary restoration of external rotation in patients with obstetrical brachial plexus palsy...
  16. doi Radial nerve injuries and outcomes: our experience
    Julia K Terzis
    Microsurgical Research Center and the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:739-51. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate retrospectively the patients who had undergone radial nerve reconstruction...
  17. doi Secondary shoulder reconstruction in patients with brachial plexus injuries
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, 700 Olney Road, LH 2055, Norfolk, VA 23507, USA
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 64:843-53. 2011
    ..87 ± 10.32 of external rotation. Secondary procedures such as pedicle and free muscles transfers, tendon transfers, and rotational humerus osteotomy augment shoulder stability and function in patients with irreparable paralysis...
  18. doi Developmental facial paralysis: a review
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School and the International Institute of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 64:1318-33. 2011
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  19. doi Experience with developmental facial paralysis: Part I. Diagnosis and associated stigmata
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Microsurgical Research Center, Norfolk, VA, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 128:488e-497e. 2011
    ..It is hoped that this approach will facilitate the differentiation of developmental facial paralysis from other causes of facial paralysis present at birth...
  20. doi Experience with developmental facial paralysis: part II. Outcomes of reconstruction
    Julia K Terzis
    International Institute of Reconstructive Microsurgery and the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, New York University Medical Center, Long Island City, NY 11101 2942, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 129:66e-80e. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to document the 30-year experience of the authors' center in the management of developmental facial paralysis and to analyze the outcomes of microsurgical reconstruction...
  21. doi Secondary surgery in paediatric facial paralysis reanimation
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Plastic and Division of Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, 700 Olney Road, LH 2055, Norfolk, Virginia 23507, USA
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 63:1794-806. 2010
    ..In conclusion, inherent to dynamic procedures is the need for secondary revisions. Secondary surgery builds in the potential of reanimation surgery, effectively augmenting functional faculties and aesthesis...
  22. doi Effect of axonal load on the functional and aesthetic outcomes of the cross-facial nerve graft procedure for facial reanimation
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, the International Institute of Reconstructive Microsurgery, and The Graduate Program in Public Health, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 124:1499-512. 2009
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  23. doi Mini-temporalis transfer as an adjunct procedure for smile restoration
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, International Institute of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23510, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 123:533-42. 2009
    ..The aim of this present study was to present the experience of the authors' center with the use of the mini-temporalis as an adjuvant to facial nerve microsurgery for smile restoration...
  24. doi Long-term outcomes of free muscle transfer for smile restoration in children
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, International Institute of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 123:543-55. 2009
    ..This study evaluated the fate of free-muscle transfer over long follow-up periods in pediatric patients...
  25. doi The "babysitter" procedure: minihypoglossal to facial nerve transfer and cross-facial nerve grafting
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and Microsurgical Program, Microsurgical Research Center, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 123:865-76. 2009
    ..This article presents the senior author's (J.K.T.) experience with the original procedure...
  26. doi Long-term outcomes of free-muscle transfer for smile restoration in adults
    Julia K Terzis
    International Institute of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Microsurgery Program, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 123:877-88. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the long-term outcomes of this technique in adult patients...
  27. doi Selective contralateral c7 transfer in posttraumatic brachial plexus injuries: a report of 56 cases
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 123:927-38. 2009
    ..The authors report their experience in North America using the selective contralateral C7 transfer for neurotization of multiple targets...
  28. doi Vascularized ulnar nerve graft: 151 reconstructions for posttraumatic brachial plexus palsy
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 123:1276-91. 2009
    ..In this study, the authors present 23 years' experience with vascularized ulnar nerve graft. The factors influencing outcomes and a comparison with conventional nerve grafts are presented...
  29. doi Elbow flexion after primary reconstruction in obstetric brachial plexus palsy
    J K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Microsurgery Program, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia 23501, USA
    J Hand Surg Eur Vol 34:449-58. 2009
    ..In this group, minimal flexion contracture deformity was observed. Late reconstruction (> or =7 months) of the musculocutaneous nerve resulted in inferior results...
  30. doi "Babysitter" procedure with concomitant muscle transfer in facial paralysis
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Microsurgical Research Center, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 124:1142-56. 2009
    ..In long-lasting paralysis, nonetheless, the babysitter procedure may need to be combined with a muscle(s) flap(s) for outcome upgrading, which was the focus of the present study...
  31. doi Outcomes of direct muscle neurotization in pediatric patients with facial paralysis
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and the Microsurgery Program, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 124:1486-98. 2009
    ....
  32. doi Wrist fusion in posttraumatic brachial plexus palsy
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 124:2027-39. 2009
    ..Indices of patient satisfaction were also measured using the Terzis and Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand questionnaires...
  33. doi Outcomes of mini-hypoglossal nerve transfer and direct muscle neurotization for restoration of lower lip function in facial palsy
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Microsurgical Research Center, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 124:1891-904. 2009
    ..They report their experience with mini-hypoglossal nerve transfer for lower lip palsy...
  34. doi Free muscle transfer in posttraumatic plexopathies: part III. The hand
    Julia K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23501, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 124:1225-36. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the outcomes of free gracilis muscle transfers for hand reanimation in severe brachial plexus injuries in relation to the respective motor donors...
  35. ncbi Outcomes of brachial plexus reconstruction in 204 patients with devastating paralysis
    J K Terzis
    Microsurgical Research Center, Department of Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 104:1221-40. 1999
    ..The majority of the patients had protective sensation and pain relief postoperatively...
  36. ncbi IGF-I and end-to-side nerve repair: a dose-response study
    D A Tiangco
    Eastern Virginia Medical School, Microsurgical Research Center, Norfolk 23501, USA
    J Reconstr Microsurg 17:247-56. 2001
    ..This study suggests that local infusion of IGF-I may expedite the functional recovery of a paralyzed muscle, by increasing the rate of axon regeneration through an end-to-side nerve graft...
  37. ncbi Brachial plexus root avulsions
    J K Terzis
    Department of Surgery, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Microsurgical Research Center, P O Box 1980, 700 Olney Road, Norfolk, Virginia 23501, USA
    World J Surg 25:1049-61. 2001
    ..Amputation should be looked upon as an option only when these newer microsurgery techniques have failed...