Leonard H Goldberg

Summary

Affiliation: DermSurgery Associates
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Evaluation of the chemopreventative effects of ALA PDT in patients with multiple actinic keratoses and a history of skin cancer
    Leonard H Goldberg
    Derm Surgery Associates, Houston, TX, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 11:593-7. 2012
  2. ncbi Keratoacanthoma as a postoperative complication of skin cancer excision
    Leonard H Goldberg
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 50:753-8. 2004
  3. ncbi Review ofactinic keratosis. Part I: etiology, epidemiology and clinical presentation
    Leonard H Goldberg
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 9:1125-32. 2010
  4. ncbi The setting sun sign: visualizing the margins of a basal cell carcinoma on serial frozen sections stained with toluidine blue
    Leonard H Goldberg
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 33:761-3. 2007
  5. doi Resolution of odontogenic keratocysts of the jaw in basal cell nevus syndrome with GDC-0449
    Leonard H Goldberg
    Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Dermatol 147:839-41. 2011
  6. doi Liquid nitrogen: temperature control in the treatment of actinic keratosis
    Leonard H Goldberg
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX, USA
    Dermatol Surg 36:1956-61. 2010
  7. ncbi The incidence of major complications from Mohs micrographic surgery performed in office-based and hospital-based settings
    Arash Kimyai-Asadi
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 53:628-34. 2005
  8. ncbi Efficacy of narrow-margin excision of well-demarcated primary facial basal cell carcinomas
    Arash Kimyai-Asadi
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 53:464-8. 2005
  9. ncbi Topical and light-based treatments for actinic keratoses
    Sirunya Silapunt
    DermSurgery Associates, Department of Medicine Dermatology, University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 22:162-70. 2003
  10. doi Nonablative fractional photothermolysis for facial actinic keratoses: 6-month follow-up with histologic evaluation
    Tracy M Katz
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 65:349-56. 2011

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  1. ncbi Evaluation of the chemopreventative effects of ALA PDT in patients with multiple actinic keratoses and a history of skin cancer
    Leonard H Goldberg
    Derm Surgery Associates, Houston, TX, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 11:593-7. 2012
    ..Actinic keratoses (AKs) are in situ epidermal tumors that may progress to invasive squamous cell carcinomas (SCCs). Aminolevulinic acid with photodynamic therapy (ALA PDT) is a field treatment for AK...
  2. ncbi Keratoacanthoma as a postoperative complication of skin cancer excision
    Leonard H Goldberg
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 50:753-8. 2004
    ..Multiple keratoacanthomas are rarely seen. Keratoacanthomas may also develop after trauma, laser resurfacing, radiation therapy, and at the donor site after skin grafting...
  3. ncbi Review ofactinic keratosis. Part I: etiology, epidemiology and clinical presentation
    Leonard H Goldberg
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 9:1125-32. 2010
    ..This, the first of a two-part overview, examines the etiology and epidemiology of actinic keratoses, their clinical and histological features and their role in the development of nonmelanoma skin cancer...
  4. ncbi The setting sun sign: visualizing the margins of a basal cell carcinoma on serial frozen sections stained with toluidine blue
    Leonard H Goldberg
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 33:761-3. 2007
  5. doi Resolution of odontogenic keratocysts of the jaw in basal cell nevus syndrome with GDC-0449
    Leonard H Goldberg
    Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Dermatol 147:839-41. 2011
    ..Complete surgical resection is the current standard of care; however, the procedures are often technically challenging and are followed by high recurrence rates...
  6. doi Liquid nitrogen: temperature control in the treatment of actinic keratosis
    Leonard H Goldberg
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX, USA
    Dermatol Surg 36:1956-61. 2010
    ..Liquid nitrogen is used during cryotherapy to freeze the epidermis and upper dermis and is the standard treatment for individual AKs...
  7. ncbi The incidence of major complications from Mohs micrographic surgery performed in office-based and hospital-based settings
    Arash Kimyai-Asadi
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 53:628-34. 2005
    ..There has been significant interest in the safety of office-based surgery...
  8. ncbi Efficacy of narrow-margin excision of well-demarcated primary facial basal cell carcinomas
    Arash Kimyai-Asadi
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 53:464-8. 2005
    ..As such, facial excisions of BCCs are typically performed with the appropriate margin determined by the surgeon based on clinical features of the tumor...
  9. ncbi Topical and light-based treatments for actinic keratoses
    Sirunya Silapunt
    DermSurgery Associates, Department of Medicine Dermatology, University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 22:162-70. 2003
    ..As the first stage of squamous cell carcinoma, actinic keratosis is worthy of prompt evaluation and active treatment...
  10. doi Nonablative fractional photothermolysis for facial actinic keratoses: 6-month follow-up with histologic evaluation
    Tracy M Katz
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 65:349-56. 2011
    ..A number of epidermal and papillary dermal skin conditions can be treated safely and effectively with fractional photothermolysis (FP)...
  11. ncbi Mohs micrographic surgery for deeply penetrating, expanding benign cutaneous neoplasms
    Daniel S Behroozan
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 32:958-65. 2006
  12. ncbi Linear closure for nasal defects after Mohs micrographic surgery
    Adam J Mamelak
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 8:23-8. 2009
    ..Skin cancers on the nose are very common. Excision of these tumors results in surgical defects that can pose a challenge to repair...
  13. doi Superior helical rim advancement flap for the repair of ear defects
    Arash Kimyai-Asadi
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 34:558-60. 2008
  14. ncbi The use of the flexible scalpel for minimally invasive and minimally scarring surgery: a case series of four patients with large scalp tumors
    Bahar F Firoz
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 9:1268-71. 2010
    ..This technique allowed the superficial defect to heal by second intention. The results showed minimal scarring and hair regrowth in what could have been large defects requiring complex reconstruction...
  15. doi Local anesthesia using buffered 0.5% lidocaine with 1:200,000 epinephrine for tumors of the digits treated with Mohs micrographic surgery
    Bahar Firoz
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 61:639-43. 2009
    ..Several specialties and textbooks continue to advocate that local anesthesia using epinephrine should not be used during surgery involving the digits...
  16. ncbi Repair capacity for UV light induced DNA damage associated with risk of nonmelanoma skin cancer and tumor progression
    Li E Wang
    Department of Epidemiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 13:6532-9. 2007
    ..To examine the role of suboptimal DNA repair capacity (DRC) for UV light-induced DNA damage in the development of nonmelanoma skin cancer (NMSC) and tumor progression...
  17. ncbi 4-Nitroquinoline-1-oxide-induced mutagen sensitivity and risk of nonmelanoma skin cancer: a case-control analysis
    Li E Wang
    Department of Epidemiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 127:196-205. 2007
    ..However, there is a lack of correlation between UVB-induced b/c and 4-NQO-induced b/c in this study population. Therefore, these findings need to be verified by additional studies...
  18. doi Desmoplastic trichoepithelioma
    Adam J Mamelak
    Department of Dermatology, Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 62:102-6. 2010
    ..Desmoplastic trichoepithelioma (DTE) is an uncommon adnexal tumor usually found on the face of young women...
  19. ncbi Fractional resurfacing for the treatment of hypopigmented scars: a pilot study
    Adrienne S Glaich
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas, TX 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 33:289-94; discussion 293-4. 2007
    ..OBJECTIVE This study evaluated the safety and efficacy of fractional resurfacing (1,550-nm Fraxel SR laser, Reliant Technologies, Mountain View, CA) for the treatment of hypopigmented scars on the face in seven patients...
  20. ncbi Frontalis muscle plication and imbrication in reconstruction of forehead defects
    Maria S Aluma-Tenorio
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 7:1066-8. 2008
    ..With these techniques, one can significantly reduce wound tension and increase the volume of tissue recruited to the defect site as necessary...
  21. ncbi Analysis of 197 female scalp tumors treated with Mohs micrographic surgery
    Tracy M Katz
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:291-4. 2005
    ..There has been no previously published study on skin cancers on the scalp of women...
  22. ncbi Pulsed-dye laser treatment of nonhealing chronic ulcer with hypergranulation tissue
    Steven Q Wang
    DermSurgery Associates, 7515 Main, Suite 240, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:700-2. 2007
  23. ncbi Treatment of inflammatory facial acne vulgaris with combination 595-nm pulsed-dye laser with dynamic-cooling-device and 1,450-nm diode laser
    Adrienne S Glaich
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Lasers Surg Med 38:177-80. 2006
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of the combined treatment with the 595-nm pulsed-dye laser and the 1,450-nm diode laser for inflammatory facial acne...
  24. ncbi Island pedicle flaps for the repair of a nose, cheek, and lip defect
    Richard A Krathen
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Surg 33:351-4. 2007
  25. ncbi Margin involvement after the excision of melanoma in situ: the need for complete en face examination of the surgical margins
    Arash Kimyai-Asadi
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 33:1434-9; discussion 1439-41. 2007
    ..Serial cross-sectioning (bread-loafing) may result in false negative margin examination and higher local recurrence rates than Mohs micrographic surgery, which histologically evaluates the entire surgical margin...
  26. ncbi Residual basal cell carcinoma after treatment with imiquimod: a caution on assuming complete cure
    Mandy Harting
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Surg 33:1516-9. 2007
  27. ncbi Clinical appearance of full-thickness skin grafts of the nose
    Sirunya Silapunt
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 31:177-83. 2005
    ..Full-thickness skin grafting (FTSG) is an option for reconstruction of nasal defects...
  28. ncbi Nonphysician practice of dermatologic surgery: the Texas perspective
    Paul M Friedman
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:857-63. 2004
    ..This investigation was initiated owing to growing concern regarding the nonphysician practice of medicine in Texas...
  29. doi The 20-minute rapid MART-1 immunostain for malignant melanoma frozen sections
    Arash Kimyai-Asadi
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 34:498-500. 2008
    ..Previous investigators have developed protocols for reliable MART-1 immunostaining of frozen sections, but these protocols are time-consuming...
  30. doi Recurrent nodule on the nasal columella: a good reason to re-biopsy
    Justin J Vujevich
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, and ProPath Laboratories, Dallas, Texas 77030, USA
    Int J Dermatol 47:728-31. 2008
    ..A 15-year-old Caucasian male presented with 9-month history of a recurrent nodule on the nasal columella. The previous biopsy was reported as a neurofibroma...
  31. ncbi 595 nm long pulsed dye laser with a hydrocolloid dressing for the treatment of hypergranulation tissue on the scalp in postsurgical defects
    Megan N Moody
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas
    Dermatol Online J 17:2. 2011
    ..It is resistant to currently available treatment modalities. We report a case series of patients with hypergranulation tissue on the scalp who were successfully treated with a 595 nm pulsed dye laser and hydrocolloid dressing...
  32. ncbi Postoperative wound care after dermatologic procedures: a comparison of 2 commonly used petrolatum-based ointments
    Adisbeth Morales-Burgos
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 12:163-4. 2013
    ..We found that surgical wounds treated with AHO had a higher incidence of wound redness (52%) than those treated with plain white petrolatum (12%)...
  33. ncbi Surgical repair of temple defects after Mohs micrographic surgery
    Leonard H Goldberg
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:631-6. 2005
    ..In the temple, these lines generally run parallel to the orbital rim. However, closures parallel to RSTLs are not feasible for many medium and large surgical defects because of anatomic constraints...
  34. ncbi Curettage prior to Mohs' micrographic surgery for previously biopsied nonmelanoma skin cancers: what are we curetting? Retrospective, prospective, and comparative study
    Ming H Jih
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 31:10-5. 2005
    ..This assumption, however, has not been objectively examined in the dermatologic surgery literature...
  35. ncbi Triple advancement flap to repair an upper lip defect
    Adrienne S Glaich
    DermSurgery Associates, and Department of Medicine Dermatology, University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Dermatol Surg 32:415-7. 2006
  36. ncbi Fractional photothermolysis for the treatment of postinflammatory erythema resulting from acne vulgaris
    Adrienne S Glaich
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Surg 33:842-6. 2007
  37. ncbi Mohs micrographic surgery for elliptical excision of skin tumors: a surgical and histologic study
    Arash Kimyai-Asadi
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:1310-7; discussion 1317-8. 2004
    ..Elliptical excision is a standard form of treatment for cutaneous neoplasms, but routine pathologic sectioning results in incomplete histologic control of surgical margins...
  38. doi Nevus sebaceous revisited
    Megan N Moody
    Derm Surgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 29:15-23. 2012
    ..In addition to reporting the number and types of neoplasms, we documented the recommendations of all authors for therapeutic handling of these nevi...
  39. doi Horizontal excision of in situ epidermal tumors using a flexible blade
    Irene J Vergilis-Kalner
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas Department of Dermatology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Texas Department of Dermatology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas
    Dermatol Surg 37:234-6. 2011
    ..The authors have indicated no significant interest with commercial supporters...
  40. ncbi Laser therapy for leg veins
    Joy H Kunishige
    University of Texas Health Science Center, Department of Dermatology, 6655 Travis St Suite 980, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Clin Dermatol 25:454-61. 2007
    ..This review outlines the principles guiding laser treatment, the current available options, and a clinically oriented approach to treating leg veins...
  41. ncbi Lower extremity positioning to relieve tension during surgical reconstruction
    Adam J Mamelak
    Department of Dermatology, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 7:1094-5. 2008
    ..The authors detail a simple and effective technique for improving repairs and outcomes when operating on the lower limb by relieving tension on the wound through leg positioning...
  42. doi Treatment of melasma using fractional photothermolysis: a report of eight cases with long-term follow-up
    Tracy M Katz
    Derm Surgery Associates, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Surg 36:1273-80. 2010
    ..Melasma on the face is difficult to treat and is often refractory to multiple treatment modalities...
  43. ncbi Fractional photothermolysis for the treatment of telangiectatic matting: a case report
    Adrienne S Glaich
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Cosmet Laser Ther 9:101-3. 2007
    ..This report evaluated the potential efficacy of fractional photothermolysis for the treatment of matted telangiectasias...
  44. ncbi Fractional resurfacing: a new therapeutic modality for Becker's nevus
    Adrienne S Glaich
    DermSurgery Associates, 7515 S Main St, Ste 210, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:1488-90. 2007
  45. doi 595-nm long pulsed dye laser and 1450-nm diode laser in combination with intralesional triamcinolone/5-fluorouracil for hypertrophic scarring following a phenol peel
    Tracy M Katz
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 62:1045-9. 2010
    ..We have illustrated a successful multifaceted treatment regimen for hypertrophic scars and keloids using a combination approach...
  46. ncbi Fractional photothermolysis for photoaging of hands
    Ming H Jih
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 34:73-8. 2008
    ..Fractional resurfacing has been previously shown to effectively treat facial rhytids and dyschromia...
  47. ncbi Fractional photothermolysis for the treatment of surgical scars: a case report
    Daniel S Behroozan
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Cosmet Laser Ther 8:35-8. 2006
    ..Surgical scars are a challenging condition to treat. Fractional photothermolysis provides a promising new modality for treatment...
  48. ncbi Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the skin: a report of two cases treated with complete microscopic margin control and review of the literature
    Adrienne S Glaich
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 32:316-9. 2006
    ..We present two cases of LELCS treated surgically with complete microscopic margin control (one by the Mohs method and the other with en face permanent sections) and review the literature...
  49. ncbi Perioperative primary stroke: is aspirin cessation to blame?
    Arash Kimyai-Asadi
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:1526-8; discussion 1528-9. 2004
    ..There are a number of reports in the literature of patients developing thrombotic events after stopping medically necessary antiplatelet and antithrombotic agents...
  50. ncbi Successful treatment of a chronic atrophic dog-bite scar with the 1450-nm diode laser
    Ming H Jih
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:1161-3. 2004
    ..Nonablative laser technology offers the advantage of improving the appearance of atrophic scars without the risks associated with traditional surgery or ablative lasers...
  51. ncbi Accuracy of serial transverse cross-sections in detecting residual basal cell carcinoma at the surgical margins of an elliptical excision specimen
    Arash Kimyai-Asadi
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 53:469-74. 2005
    ..There has been no published study estimating the proportion of positive surgical margins that is missed when serial transverse cross-sectioning (bread-loafing) is used to histologically evaluate the surgical margins...
  52. ncbi Squamous cell carcinoma of the auricle and Mohs micrographic surgery
    Sirunya Silapunt
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 31:1423-7. 2005
    ..Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) of the ear compared with SCC occurring at other skin sites has an increased incidence of recurrence following treatment...
  53. ncbi Cellular, atypical, and indeterminate dermatofibromas: benign or malignant?
    Arash Kimyai-Asadi
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Surg 34:1264-71; discussion 1271-2. 2008
  54. ncbi New and emerging treatments for nonmelanomas and actinic keratoses
    S Ray Peterson
    M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 2:429-32. 2003
  55. ncbi Pediatric psoriasis
    Angie L Busch
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX, USA
    Skin Therapy Lett 17:5-7. 2012
    ..Topical medications are the first choice therapy for children with psoriasis. Systemic agents are used to treat more severe cases. Patient education and supportive care should be incorporated into the treatment plan...
  56. ncbi Dermal tumescent local anesthesia in cutaneous surgery
    Daniel S Behroozan
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 53:828-30. 2005
  57. ncbi Polyurethane dressing assisted epidermal suturing minimizes postoperative wound care
    Colin A Ruff
    The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 7:675-7. 2008
    ..The patients treated with this technique demonstrated well-approximated wound edges and excellent cosmesis. The authors have not found cases of contact dermatitis or wound infection as a result of treatment using this suturing technique...
  58. ncbi Fractional photothermolysis for treatment of poikiloderma of civatte
    Daniel S Behroozan
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX, USA
    Dermatol Surg 32:298-301. 2006
    ..Multiple sessions with these treatments are usually necessary to obtain optimal clearing...
  59. ncbi A rare case of fatal primary cutaneous mucinous carcinoma of the scalp with multiple in-transit and pulmonary metastases
    Ming H Jih
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:S76-80. 2005
    ..It is usually located in the head and neck region, with the eyelids being the most common site of presentation. Recurrence following primary excision is common but metastasis is rare...
  60. ncbi Diffuse epidermal and periadnexal squamous cell carcinoma in situ: a report of 13 patients
    Leonard H Goldberg
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 53:623-7. 2005
    ..Normal differentiation of the overlying epidermis and adnexal epithelium is seen...
  61. doi An analysis of pain and analgesia after Mohs micrographic surgery
    Bahar F Firoz
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 63:79-86. 2010
    ..Pain characteristics and analgesia in patients undergoing Mohs micrographic surgery have not been systematically studied. It is important to know about pain after Mohs micrographic surgery to better serve patient needs...
  62. ncbi Vertical undermining for the closure of partial thickness surgical defects
    Irene J Vergilis-Kalner
    Derm Surgery Associates, Houston, TX, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 9:674-6. 2010
    ..By leaving the partial thickness dermis in place, this technique significantly decreases wound- healing times, as well as leads to improved cosmetic outcomes and increased patient satisfaction...
  63. doi Laser eradication of pigmented lesions: a review
    Kristel D Polder
    Suzanne Bruce and Associates, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Surg 37:572-95. 2011
    ..Advances in laser technology have resulted in the ability to treat pigmented lesions with greater safety and efficacy...
  64. ncbi Combined linear closure and Burow's graft for a dorsal nasal defect
    Daniel S Behroozan
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX, USA
    Dermatol Surg 32:107-11. 2006
    ..The final defect was full thickness of the dermis, sparing the underlying muscle and measuring 3.2 x 2.4 cm on the mid-dorsal, supratip, and lateral aspects of the nose (Figure 1). How would you repair this defect?..
  65. doi Treatment of Nevus of Ota in Fitzpatrick skin type VI with the 1064-nm QS Nd:YAG laser
    Jennifer M Landau
    Derm Surgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Lasers Surg Med 43:65-7. 2011
    ..Nevus of Ota is a pigmented lesion that usually presents at birth. Due to a greater risk for complications, physicians have not always utilized laser therapy to treat these nevi in patients with darker skin types...
  66. ncbi Bilobed flap for reconstruction of defects of the helical rim and posterior ear
    Irene J Vergilis-Kalner
    Derm Surgery Associates and Department of Dermatology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 16:9. 2010
    ..Herein, we describe two cases in which we used the bilobed flap to rotate skin from the post-auricular surface to reconstruct full thickness skin defects involving the helical rim and posterior ear, with excellent cosmetic results...
  67. doi 1,064-nm Q-Switched Neodymium-Doped Yttrium Aluminum Garnet Laser and 1,550-nm Fractionated Erbium-Doped Fiber Laser for the Treatment of Nevus of Ota in Fitzpatrick Skin Type IV
    Megan N Moody
    Derm Surgery Associates, Houston, Texas Department of Dermatology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas Department of Dermatology, University of Texas, Houston, Texas Dermatology and Laser Surgery Center, Houston, Texas
    Dermatol Surg 37:1163-7. 2011
    ..The authors have indicated no significant interest with commercial supporters...
  68. ncbi Basal cell carcinoma on the vermilion lip: a study of 18 cases
    Sirunya Silapunt
    DermSurgery Associates, 7515 Main Street, Suite 240, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 50:384-7. 2004
  69. ncbi Squamous cell carcinoma arising in a Leishmania scar
    Robin Friedman
    DermSurgery Associates, 7515 Main Street, Suite 240, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 29:1148-9. 2003
    ..The appearance of squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) in chronic scar lesions of various etiologies has been reported. Here we present a case of SCC developing in a Leishmania scar after 59 years...
  70. ncbi 60-minute application of S-Caine Peel prior to 1,064 nm long-pulsed Nd:YAG laser treatment of leg veins
    Ming H Jih
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Lasers Surg Med 34:446-50. 2004
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of the S-Caine Peel for providing topical anesthesia after a 60-minute application...
  71. ncbi Treatment of inflammatory facial acne vulgaris with the 1450-nm diode laser: a pilot study
    Paul M Friedman
    University of Texas Houston School of Medicine MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:147-51. 2004
    ..The 1450-nm diode laser has been found to damage sebaceous glands selectively and to be effective for the treatment of inflammatory acne on the back...
  72. ncbi In vitro sensitivity to ultraviolet B light and skin cancer risk: a case-control analysis
    Li E Wang
    Department of Epidemiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:1822-31. 2005
    ..However, an association between UV-induced chromosomal aberrations and risk of skin cancer in the general population has not been established...
  73. ncbi The 1450-nm diode laser for facial inflammatory acne vulgaris: dose-response and 12-month follow-up study
    Ming H Jih
    DermSurgery Associates
    J Am Acad Dermatol 55:80-7. 2006
    ..The 1450-nm diode laser has been known to thermally alter sebaceous glands and has been found to be effective for the treatment of inflammatory facial acne...
  74. ncbi Lupus miliaris disseminatus faciei: treatment with the 1450-nm diode laser
    Ming H Jih
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Dermatol 141:143-5. 2005
  75. ncbi Mohs tissue mapping and processing: a survey study
    Sirunya Silapunt
    DermSurgery Associates, 7515 Main Street, Suite 240, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 29:1109-12; discussion 1112. 2003
    ..The concept of MMS is simple, but its technique, which involves a series of suboperations, is complex...
  76. ncbi Keratoacanthomas: overview and comparison between Houston and minneapolis experiences
    Irene J Vergilis-Kalner
    Derm Surgery Associates, Houston, TX, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 9:117-21. 2010
    ..The tumors occurred more frequently during the winter months in Houston, TX versus June, November and December in Minneapolis, MN...
  77. ncbi Atypical fibroxanthoma (AFX)
    Cecilia Espino-Ardila
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX, USA
    Dermatol Nurs 17:207. 2005
  78. ncbi Basal cell carcinoma arising in a port-wine stain
    Sirunya Silapunt
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:1241-5. 2004
    ..The occurrence of basal cell carcinoma within a port-wine stain or nevus flammeus is rare. Sixteen cases of basal cell carcinoma which developed in a port-wine stain or nevus flammeus have been reported...
  79. ncbi Elliptical excisions: variations and the eccentric parallelogram
    Leonard H Goldberg
    DermSurgery Associates and The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Arch Dermatol 140:176-80. 2004
    ..The elliptical (fusiform) excision is a basic tool of cutaneous surgery...
  80. ncbi Upper eyelid rotation flap for reconstruction of medial canthal defects
    Daniel S Behroozan
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 53:635-8. 2005
  81. ncbi Island pedicle flap
    Arash Kimyai-Asadi
    DermSurgery Associates, 7515 Main, Suite 240, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dermatol Clin 23:113-27, vi-vii. 2005
    ..This flap is most useful for defects on the upper cutaneous lip and eyebrow, but its use on the nose, ears, and periorbital area are indispensable for the repair of select defects...
  82. ncbi Pigmented speckling as a sign of basal cell carcinoma
    Leonard H Goldberg
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:1553-5. 2004
    ..Basal cell carcinoma may present as a discrete skin-colored papule, which may mimic other common skin tumors...
  83. ncbi Granular cell tumor of the heel treated with Mohs technique
    Suneel Chilukuri
    Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Dermatol Surg 30:1046-9. 2004
    ..Few of these tumors are reported on the lower extremities and only eight cases of granular cell tumor of the foot have been reported. Of these eight, only two clinically benign granular cell tumors occurred on the heel...
  84. ncbi Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans following tanning bed use
    Daniel S Behroozan
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 4:751-4. 2005
    ..We describe a case of DFSP in a patient with a history of prolonged tanning bed use...
  85. ncbi Surgical pearl: running horizontal mattress suture with intermittent simple loops
    Steven Q Wang
    DermSurgery Associates, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 55:870-1. 2006
  86. ncbi Eosinophilic fasciitis secondary to intravenous iron infusions
    Bahar F Firoz
    Derm Surgery Associates, Houston, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 16:5. 2010
    ..Eosinophilic fasciitis has been linked to certain drugs and chemicals, notably L-tryptophan ingestion and the statin family of drugs...
  87. ncbi Frequency of use of suturing and repair techniques preferred by dermatologic surgeons
    Beth Adams
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Dermatol Surg 32:682-9. 2006
    ..There are many closure techniques and suture types available to cutaneous surgeons. Evidence-based data are not available regarding the frequency of use of these techniques by experienced practitioners...
  88. ncbi Thirty-minute application of the S-Caine peel prior to nonablative laser treatment
    Seema N Doshi
    Department of Dermatology, University of Texas Houston Medical School, USA
    Dermatol Surg 29:1008-11. 2003
    ..Although topical anesthetics have proven efficacious, they possess inherent limitations related to ease of use...
  89. ncbi Perialar crescentic advancement flap for upper cutaneous lip defects
    Steven Q Wang
    Dermatol Surg 31:1445-7. 2005
  90. ncbi Serious adverse vascular events associated with perioperative interruption of antiplatelet and anticoagulant therapy
    Murad Alam
    Division of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery, Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Dermatol Surg 28:992-8; discussion 998. 2002
    ..Antithrombotic medications may increase perioperative bleeding during cutaneous surgery. Whether to discontinue these medications before surgery is controversial...
  91. ncbi Burow's wedge advancement flap for lateral forehead defects
    Steven Q Wang
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Dermatol Surg 32:1505-8. 2006
  92. ncbi The merits of adding toluidine blue-stained slides in Mohs surgery in the treatment of a microcystic adnexal carcinoma
    Steven Q Wang
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:1067-9. 2007
  93. ncbi Pulsed dye laser for the treatment of hypergranulation tissue with chronic ulcer in postsurgical defects
    Steven Q Wang
    Department of Medicine, Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 07920, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 6:1191-4. 2007
    ..There is no reliably effective treatment. We report the use of the 595-nm pulsed-dye laser (PDL) for the treatment of wounds healing by second intention and complicated by hypergranulation tissue after Mohs micrographic surgery...
  94. ncbi Reconstruction of a large surgical defect involving the upper lip
    Leonard H Goldberg
    Dermatol Surg 31:206-9. 2005
  95. ncbi Tunneled island pedicle flap for an earlobe defect
    Steven Q Wang
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Dermatol Surg 33:835-7; discussion 838. 2007
  96. ncbi Is curettage really necessary for basal cell carcinoma before Mohs micrographic surgery?
    Arassh Kimyai-Asadi
    Dermatol Surg 30:820; author reply 821-2. 2004
  97. ncbi Double rotation flap to repair two cheek defects in close proximity
    Adrienne S Glaich
    Dermatol Surg 31:1717-9. 2005
  98. ncbi Mohs tissue mapping and processing: a survey study
    Sirunya Silapunt
    Dermatol Surg 30:961. 2004
  99. ncbi Vitreous floaters following use of dermatologic lasers
    Murad Alam
    Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Dermatol Surg 28:1088-91. 2002
    ..Laser eye protection has been designed to protect operators and patients from severe eye injuries...
  100. ncbi Eyebrow reconstruction with the subcutaneous island pedicle flap
    Erin S Gardner
    Aesthetic Dermatologic Surgery, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Dermatol Surg 28:921-5. 2002
    ..Surgical defects of the eyebrow region routinely present a cosmetic challenge to the reconstructive surgeon...
  101. doi Treatment of recurrent pyogenic granuloma with excision and frozen section for margin control
    Steven Q Wang
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Dermatol Surg 34:1115-6. 2008