Jason A Spector

Summary

Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Outcomes after breast reduction: does size really matter?
    Jason A Spector
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 60:505-9. 2008
  2. pmc High-fidelity tissue engineering of patient-specific auricles for reconstruction of pediatric microtia and other auricular deformities
    Alyssa J Reiffel
    Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e56506. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Hair-bearing scalp reconstruction using a dermal regeneration template and micrograft hair transplantation
    Jason A Spector
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 59:63-6. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Marriage of hard and soft tissues of the face revisited: when distraction meets microsurgery
    Jason A Spector
    Division of Plastic Surgery, The Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 59:1-5; discussion 5. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Lower lid deformity secondary to autogenous fat transfer: a cautionary tale
    Jason A Spector
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 East 68th Street, Payson 709, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 32:411-4. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Surgical solutions to the problem of massive weight loss
    Jason A Spector
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 12:6602-7. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Development of an acellular bioengineered matrix with a dominant vascular pedicle
    Peter W Henderson
    Department of Surgery, Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Surg Res 164:1-5. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Therapeutic delivery of hydrogen sulfide for salvage of ischemic skeletal muscle after the onset of critical ischemia
    Peter W Henderson
    Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Departmentof Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, USA
    J Vasc Surg 53:785-91. 2011
  9. doi request reprint An interdisciplinary approach to the prevention and treatment of groin wound complications after lower extremity revascularization
    Alyssa J Reiffel
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 26:365-72. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Hydrogen sulfide attenuates ischemia-reperfusion injury in in vitro and in vivo models of intestine free tissue transfer
    Peter W Henderson
    Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Department of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:1670-8. 2010

Collaborators

  • Jamie P Levine
  • Nolan S Karp
  • Barry M Zide
  • Joseph G McCarthy
  • David A Hidalgo
  • Alfred T Culliford
  • Steven M Levine
  • Francine Blei
  • Abraham D Stroock
  • Shahin Rafii
  • William L Olbricht
  • Otway Louie
  • Rebecca Kleinerman
  • Ursula Krotscheck
  • Alyssa J Reiffel
  • Peter W Henderson
  • Andrew L Weinstein
  • David D Krijgh
  • Sunil P Singh
  • Alyssa Reiffel Golas
  • Natalia Jimenez
  • Allie M Sohn
  • Stephen M Warren
  • Christine H Rohde
  • Jerry W Chao
  • Karina A Hernandez
  • Justin L Perez
  • David I Kutler
  • Natalia Fullerton
  • Lawrence J Bonassar
  • Elliot L Servais
  • Daniel C Rafii
  • Vijay Nagineni
  • Daniel J M Kadouch
  • Alexander M Sailon
  • Pierre J Bouletreau
  • Michelle M Chang
  • Joel Friedman
  • Lindsay A Pharmer
  • Whitney A Burrell
  • Rachel Campbell Hooper
  • Sherry Zhou
  • Briar L Dent
  • Alfons Pomp
  • Nikola Lekic
  • Yoann H Millet
  • Satadru Pramanik
  • Philip S Barie
  • Won Seuk Ryu
  • Gregory F Dakin
  • Concepcion Kafka
  • Samantha Popa
  • Bryan N Brown
  • Daniel A Belkin
  • Ying Zheng
  • Brendon M Stiles
  • Jeffrey L Port
  • Nasser K Altorki
  • John K Karwowski
  • Masaya Yamamoto
  • Sina Y Rabbany
  • Josephine J Sung
  • John Ruffino
  • Vijay V Nagineni
  • Josephine Sung
  • Jennifer Weiser
  • George K Lewis
  • Sara Yazdi
  • Daniel Belkin
  • Mehul R Kamdar
  • Nicola Bavinck
  • Bennett Wechsler
  • Peter N Zawaneh
  • Allie Sohn
  • Vamsi Nagineni
  • Naima Shaikh
  • Jacob Weissich
  • Alice Harper
  • David Putnam
  • Daniel Kadouch
  • Andrew Weinstein
  • Derek D Reformat
  • John Karwowski
  • Evan S Garfein
  • Elizabeth M Hecht
  • Pierre B Saadeh
  • Michael T Longaker
  • Michael F Paccione

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. doi request reprint Outcomes after breast reduction: does size really matter?
    Jason A Spector
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 60:505-9. 2008
    ..Furthermore, the symptomatic improvement derived from RM is not significantly different between women of different breast sizes...
  2. pmc High-fidelity tissue engineering of patient-specific auricles for reconstruction of pediatric microtia and other auricular deformities
    Alyssa J Reiffel
    Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e56506. 2013
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Hair-bearing scalp reconstruction using a dermal regeneration template and micrograft hair transplantation
    Jason A Spector
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 59:63-6. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Marriage of hard and soft tissues of the face revisited: when distraction meets microsurgery
    Jason A Spector
    Division of Plastic Surgery, The Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 East 68th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 59:1-5; discussion 5. 2007
    ..For these patients, the union of distraction osteogenesis and microvascular free flaps (MVFF) can restore bone and soft tissue form and function...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lower lid deformity secondary to autogenous fat transfer: a cautionary tale
    Jason A Spector
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 East 68th Street, Payson 709, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 32:411-4. 2008
    ..The authors recommend a judicious approach to the correction of this deformity with AFT until objective outcome studies on this technique become more widely available...
  6. ncbi request reprint Surgical solutions to the problem of massive weight loss
    Jason A Spector
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 12:6602-7. 2006
    ..This review examines the nature of the post-bariatric deformity in each body region and briefly reviews common approaches to their treatment...
  7. doi request reprint Development of an acellular bioengineered matrix with a dominant vascular pedicle
    Peter W Henderson
    Department of Surgery, Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Surg Res 164:1-5. 2010
    ..This study assessed the feasibility of creating a tissue engineering platform by decellularization of fasciocutaneous tissue...
  8. doi request reprint Therapeutic delivery of hydrogen sulfide for salvage of ischemic skeletal muscle after the onset of critical ischemia
    Peter W Henderson
    Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Departmentof Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, USA
    J Vasc Surg 53:785-91. 2011
    ..Recent evidence suggests that hydrogen sulfide is capable of mitigating the degree of cellular damage associated with ischemia-reperfusion injury (IRI)...
  9. doi request reprint An interdisciplinary approach to the prevention and treatment of groin wound complications after lower extremity revascularization
    Alyssa J Reiffel
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 26:365-72. 2012
    ..If not effectively treated, groin wound infections following lower extremity revascularization (LER) may result in graft or limb loss...
  10. doi request reprint Hydrogen sulfide attenuates ischemia-reperfusion injury in in vitro and in vivo models of intestine free tissue transfer
    Peter W Henderson
    Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Department of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:1670-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether hydrogen sulfide provides protection against ischemia-reperfusion injury in enteric tissue...
  11. pmc Vascular smooth muscle cell optimization of vasculogenesis within naturally derived, biodegradable, hybrid hydrogel scaffolds
    Alyssa Reiffel Golas
    New York, N Y From the Laboratory of Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College
    Plast Reconstr Surg 132:952e-63e. 2013
    ..The authors further investigated induction of endothelial tubule formation by growth factor supplementation and paracrine stimulation...
  12. doi request reprint Perioperative antibiotics in the setting of microvascular free tissue transfer: current practices
    Alyssa J Reiffel
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Reconstr Microsurg 26:401-7. 2010
    ..No consensus exists regarding the appropriate duration of coverage. These data may serve as a guide until a large controlled prospective trial is performed and a standard of care is established...
  13. doi request reprint Stromal-derived factor-1 delivered via hydrogel drug-delivery vehicle accelerates wound healing in vivo
    Peter W Henderson
    Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 19:420-5. 2011
    ..The results of this study suggest significant clinical promise for our hydrogel-delivery vehicle in the treatment of wounds...
  14. doi request reprint Early surgical intervention for proliferating hemangiomas of the scalp: indications and outcomes
    Jason A Spector
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:457-62. 2008
    ..Given these potential complications and the relative pliability and redundancy of the infant scalp before 4 months of age, the authors propose early surgical excision...
  15. ncbi request reprint Chin surgery VI: Treatment of an unusual deformity, the tethered microgenic chin
    Jason A Spector
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:1053-9. 2007
    ..The scarring in the submental region can tether the developing mandible at the menton, producing a developmental microgenia or "tethered chin."..
  16. doi request reprint Mastopexy
    David A Hidalgo
    New York, N Y From the Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College
    Plast Reconstr Surg 132:642e-656e. 2013
    ..The potential for complications is greatest for combined augmentation and mastopexy. Although they are effective, mastopexy procedures have the greatest incidence of litigation among aesthetic breast procedures...
  17. pmc Mathematical modeling and frequency gradient analysis of cellular and vascular invasion into integra and strattice: toward optimal design of tissue regeneration scaffolds
    Alyssa J Reiffel
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY 709A, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 129:89-99. 2012
    ..e., Strattice and Integra) facilitates more rapid cellular and vascular invasion in a murine model of graft incorporation...
  18. pmc Use of Integra and interval brachytherapy in a 2-stage auricular reconstruction after excision of a recurrent keloid
    Alyssa J Reiffel
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 23:e379-80. 2012
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Hydrogen sulfide attenuates intestinal ischemia-reperfusion injury when delivered in the post-ischemic period
    Peter W Henderson
    Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Department of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:1642-7. 2010
    ..To investigate whether pharmacologic post-conditioning of intestinal tissue with hydrogen sulfide (HS) protects against ischemia reperfusion injury (IRI)...
  20. doi request reprint Therapeutic metabolic inhibition: hydrogen sulfide significantly mitigates skeletal muscle ischemia reperfusion injury in vitro and in vivo
    Peter W Henderson
    Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Department of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 126:1890-8. 2010
    ..Recent evidence suggests that hydrogen sulfide is capable of mitigating the degree of cellular damage associated with ischemia-reperfusion injury. The purpose of this study was to determine whether it is protective in skeletal muscle...
  21. doi request reprint The proximally based peroneal vascular bundle: an insulated extension cord for free flap reconstruction
    Alexander M Sailon
    Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 62:556-9. 2009
    ..The bundle itself does not require coverage by virtue of its own local muscle cuff. Caveats for its use include the need for adequate leg inflow and foot outflow...
  22. ncbi request reprint Reduction mammaplasty: a significant improvement at any size
    Jason A Spector
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell College of Medicine, Cornell University, NY, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:845-50. 2007
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Body contouring after bariatric surgery: how much is really being done?
    Alyssa J Reiffel
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 70:350-3. 2013
    ..Additional efforts toward improving patient (and surgeon) education regarding postbariatric BC options are warranted...
  24. doi request reprint Pyoderma gangrenosum after lower extremity bypass
    Alyssa J Reiffel
    Department of Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 23:785.e9-11. 2009
    ..Although a rare clinical entity, postsurgical PG is a well-described phenomenon whose diagnosis is often delayed. Clinical suspicion is imperative to ensure timely treatment and minimize morbidity...
  25. doi request reprint Gastropericardial fistula: a late complication of esophageal reconstruction
    Elliot L Servais
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:1729-31. 2012
    ..We report our surgical strategy and review the key concepts in the management of this complication...
  26. ncbi request reprint Chin surgery V: treatment of the long, nonprojecting chin
    Stephen M Warren
    Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:760-8. 2007
    ..The authors propose two innovative ways to correct the long, nonprojecting chin...
  27. ncbi request reprint Free tissue transfer to the lower extremity distal to the zone of injury: indications and outcomes over a 25-year experience
    Jason A Spector
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:952-9. 2007
    ..The authors assessed the feasibility and outcomes of microvascular free flaps with anastomoses performed distal to the zone of injury...
  28. doi request reprint Sequential second free fibula flap for the reconstruction of metachronous osteoradionecrosis of the mandible
    Alyssa J Reiffel
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 23:e90-1. 2012
    ..Even in the presence of prior microvascular reconstructions, patients can successfully undergo additional reconstructive procedures to restore their function, appearance, and quality of life...
  29. doi request reprint Preoperative sizing in breast augmentation
    David A Hidalgo
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:1781-7. 2010
    ..Few methods exist today that allow the patient to participate in this process and accurately determine optimal size. The authors describe a simple method of preoperative sizing using silicone implant samples...
  30. doi request reprint A portable high-intensity focused ultrasound device for noninvasive venous ablation
    Peter W Henderson
    Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Department of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:707-11. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine ex vivo the effectiveness of a novel hand-held, battery-operated, high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) device for transcutaneous venous ablation...
  31. ncbi request reprint Routine use of microvascular coupling device for arterial anastomosis in breast reconstruction
    Jason A Spector
    Institute of Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 56:365-8. 2006
    ..It has been the senior author's (C.Y.A.) preference to perform arterial anastomosis using the microvascular coupling device when feasible...
  32. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative Sensorcaine significantly improves postoperative pain management in outpatient reduction mammaplasty
    Alfred T Culliford
    Division of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery, Staten Island University Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:840-4. 2007
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Tissue engineering for plastic surgeons: a primer
    Alyssa Reiffel Golas
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, 525 E 68th Street, Payson 709A, New York, NY, 10065, USA
    Aesthetic Plast Surg 38:207-21. 2014
    ..Future directions for tissue engineering in plastic surgery include the development of prevascularized constructs and rationally designed scaffolds, the use of stem cells to regenerate organs and tissues, and gene therapy. ..
  34. doi request reprint Oral rehabilitation outcomes after free fibula reconstruction of the mandible without condylar restoration
    Jerry W Chao
    From the Division of Plastic Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, New York Division of Plastic Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York and Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, and Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York
    J Craniofac Surg 25:415-7. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that a good functional recovery may be achieved with this simple approach while avoiding the potential for ankylosis and TMJ dysfunction...
  35. doi request reprint A prospective analysis of the association between indwelling surgical drains and surgical site infection in plastic surgery
    Alyssa J Reiffel
    From the Division of Plastic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY and School of Medicine, New York University, New York, NY
    Ann Plast Surg 71:561-5. 2013
    ..Many surgeons fear that closed-suction drains serve as a portal for bacterial entry into surgical spaces. Despite a lack of supporting evidence, postoperative antibiotics are often prolonged while drains remain in place...
  36. ncbi request reprint Chin surgery IV: the large chin--key parameters for successful chin reduction
    Barry M Zide
    Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:530-7. 2007
    ..The authors have developed anatomical insights that facilitate the subtly difficult preoperative evaluation of the large chin and, when applied appropriately, will provide uniformly pleasing results...
  37. doi request reprint A rapidly resorbable hemostatic biomaterial based on dihydroxyacetone
    Peter W Henderson
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Laboratory for Bioregenerative Medicine and Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    J Biomed Mater Res A 93:776-82. 2010
    ..0 s vs. 21.8 s, p = 0.118), or thrombin clotting time. MPEG-pDHA is an effective and rapidly resorbable hemostatic agent that may find broad hemostatic application in a wide range of surgical procedures...
  38. ncbi request reprint The vertical reduction mammaplasty: a prospective analysis of patient outcomes
    Jason A Spector
    Institute of Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:374-81; discussion 382-3. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze patient outcomes after vertical reduction mammaplasty utilizing prospectively collected data...
  39. doi request reprint Hydrogen sulfide protects against ischemia-reperfusion injury in an in vitro model of cutaneous tissue transplantation
    Peter W Henderson
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Surg Res 159:451-5. 2010
    ..Hydrogen sulfide (H2S) may decrease cellular metabolism in a reversible, nontoxic manner. An in vitro model of cutaneous tissue transplantation was developed to assess whether H2S could ameliorate cellular injury caused by IRI...
  40. pmc A multi-disciplinary review of the potential association between closed-suction drains and surgical site infection
    Alyssa J Reiffel
    Department of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10065, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 14:244-69. 2013
    ..Although discipline-specific reports exist delineating risk factors associated with SSI as they relate to the presence of CSDs, there are no broad summary studies to examine this issue in depth...
  41. ncbi request reprint Transport distraction osteogenesis: a new method to heal adult calvarial defects
    Pierre J Bouletreau
    Department of Surgery, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:1074-84. 2002
    ..This study suggests that transport distraction osteogenesis is a promising technique that may be applied to a variety of commonly encountered craniofacial problems such as nonhealing calvarial defects...
  42. ncbi request reprint Chin surgery VII: the textured secured implant--a recipe for success
    Stephen M Warren
    Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, NY, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:1378-85. 2007
    ..Secondary chin surgery is challenging because (1) implant removal alone may produce a disfigured chin; and (2) placement of a new implant in an oversized misshapen pocket demands precision, control, and reliability...
  43. ncbi request reprint A technique for atraumatic microvascular arterial coupling
    Jason A Spector
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:1968-9. 2007