Alexander F. Au, MD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
Department: Surgery

Contact information
Division of Plastic Surgery
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street, 14th Fl. South PCAM
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2156627300
BS (Biology)
Haverford College, Haverford, PA, 2000.
University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry, Rochester, MN, 2004.
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Selected Publications

Hofstatter EW, Horvath S, Dalela D, Gupta P, Chagpar AB, Wali VB, Bossuyt V, Storniolo AM, Hatzis C, Patwardhan G, Von Wahlde MK, Butler M, Epstein L, Stavris K, Sturrock T, Au A, Kwei S, Pusztai L: Increased epigenetic age in normal breast tissue from luminal breast cancer patients. Clinical Epigenetics 10(1): 112, Aug. 29 2018.

Nelson JA, Fischer JP, Grover R, Nelson P, Au A, Serletti JM, Wu, LC: Intraoperative vasopressors and thrombotic complications in free flap breast reconstruction. Journal of Plastic Surgery & Hand Surgery 51(5): 336-341, Oct. 2017 Notes: (Epub Jan. 13, 2017).

Zhu VZ, Shah A, Lentz R, Sturrock T, Au AF, Kwei SL: A comparison of superomedial versus inferior pedicle reduction mammaplasty using three-dimensional analysis. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery 138(4): 781e-783e, Oct. 2016 Notes: [Editorial]

Shah A, Sun A, Sumpio B, Zhu V, Philpotts L, Au A, Melendez M: Oncologic imaging in patients undergoing breast reduction. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Global Open 4(6): e756, June 20 2016.

Zhu VZ, Tuggle CT, Au AF: Promise and limitations of big data research in plastic surgery. Annals of Plastic Surgery 76(4): 453-458, Apr. 2016.

Shah A, Sawh R, Wills A, Walker C, Au A: Novel penile splint and its use in microsurgical penile replantation. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery 135(6): 1082e-1083e, June 2015.

Shah A, Rowlands M, Au A: Barbed sutures and tendon repair: A review. Hand (New York, N.Y.) 10(1): 6-15, Mar. 2015.

Nelson JA, Fischer JP, Grover R, Mirzabeigi MN, Nelson P, Wes AM, Au A, Serletti JM, Wu LC: Intraoperative perfusion management impacts postoperative outcomes: an analysis of 682 autologous breast reconstruction patients. Journal of Plastic Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery 68(2): 175-183, Feb. 2015 Notes: Epub Oct. 30, 2014.

Tuggle CT, Patel A, Broer N, Persing JA, Sosa JA, Au AF: Increased hospital volume is associated with improved outcomes following abdominal-based breast reconstruction. Journal of Plastic Surgery & Hand Surgery 48(6): 382-328, Dec. 2014.

Travieso R, Patel A, Au AF: Industry-sponsored research in plastic surgery: Implications and considerations. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery 134(5): 858e-859e, Nov. 2014 Notes: (letter).

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