Phuong D Nguyen, MD

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Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Surgery

Contact information
Division of Plastic Surgery
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3501 Civic Center Boulevard
Colket Translational Research Building, Room 9030
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-2209
Fax: 215-590-2496
B.S. (Neuroscience)
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, 1999.
University of Minnesota, 2004.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Facial Palsy, Facial Trauma, Craniofacial Reconstruction, Orthognathic Surgery, Rhinoplasty, Gender Confirmation, Facial Feminization, Facial Aesthetic Surgery, Vascular Anomalies, Ear Deformities

Description of Other Expertise

Global Reconstructive Surgery

Description of Research Expertise

Facial Palsy, Neural Stem Cells, Facial Trauma, Vascular Anomalies

Selected Publications

Wes AM, Naran S, Sun J, Mazzaferro D, Xu W, Nguyen P, Whitaker LA, Bartlett SP, Taylor JA: The Whitaker Classification of Craniosynostosis Outcomes: An assessment of inter-rater reliability. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 140(4): 579e-586e, Oct. 2017 Notes: (Epub June 2017).

Giordano, R: Blessed to be alive. Philadelphia Inquirer Page: A1, 6, June 2017 Notes: Dr. Nguyen's work is mentioned.

Zhang QZ, Nguyen PD, Xu Q, Park W, Lee S, Furuhashi A, Le AD: Neural progenitor-like cells induced from human gingiva-derived mesenchymal stem cells regulate myelination of Schwann cells in rat sciatic nerve regeneration. Stem Cells Translational Medicine 6(2): 458-470, Feb. 2017.

Smith DM, Nguyen PD, Forrest CR: Secondary cleft rhinoplasty. Secondary Rhinoplasty by the Global Masters. Rohrich RJ, Ahmad J (eds.). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group, Page: 672-701, 2017 Notes: Chap. 24; ISBN-13: 978-1626236783; ISBN-10: 162623678X.

Nguyen PD: Stress relief: How I joined a band and learned to love my life as resident. Plastic Surgery Resident 6: 6-9, 2017.

Nguyen PD, Smith DM, Forrest CR: Craniosynostosis. Principles & Practice of Pediatric Plastic Surgery. Bentz, Bauer, & Zuker (eds.). CRC Press, 2(24): 595-647, July 2016 Notes: ISBN-13: 978-1482241372.

Nguyen PD, Caro MC, Smith DM, Tompson B, Forrest CR, Phillips JH: Long-term orthognathic surgical outcomes in Treacher Collins patients. Journal of Plastic Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery 69(3): 402-408, Mar. 2016 Notes: (Epub Oct. 29, 2015).

Isaac KV, Koenemann J, Fukasawa R, Qian D, Linhares A, Saber NR, Drake J, Forrest CR, Phillips JH, Nguyen PD: Optimization of cranio-orbital remodeling: Application of a mathematical model. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery 26(5): e416-419, July 2015 Notes: [Case Report]

Lai LH, Hui BK, Nguyen PD, Yee KS, Martz MG, Bradley JP, Lee JC: Lateral incisor agenesis predicts maxillary hypoplasia and Le Fort I advancement surgery in cleft patients. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery 135(1): 142e-148e, Jan. 2015.

Nguyen PD, Herrera FA, Roostaeian J, Da Lio AL, Crisera CA, Festekjian JH: Career satisfaction and burnout in the reconstructive microsurgeon in the United States. Microsurgery 35(1): 1-5, Jan. 2015 Notes: [Editorial] (Epub May 9, 2014).

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