Publications

Select publications by Dr. Kian Samimi:
Book Chapters “Breast Augmentation & Disorders of the Augmented Breast” (Chapter 23) in Lemcke D, Pattison J, Marshall LA, Cowley DS, eds: “Current Care of Women: Diagnosis & Treatment”; Lange Medical Books/McGraw-Hill, New York, May 2003 Articles
Articles “Simplifying Breast Reconstruction”; Plastic Surgery Products, January 2004
Articles “Autosomal Dominant Inheritance Pattern for Trigger Thumb”; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Volume 109, Number 1, p 240-2, January 2002
Articles “Vulvar Mass in a Toddler” Pediatric Dermatology, Volume 18, Number 3, p 255-7, 2001
Articles “Repair of Cloacal Exstrophy, Omphalocele, and Gastroschisis Using Porcine Small-Intestinal Submucosa or Cadaveric Skin Homograft”; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Volume 112, Number 4, p1059 –63, September 2003
Articles “Massive Ventral Hernias: Role of Tissue Expansion in Abdominal Wall Restoration Following Abdominal Compartment Syndrome”; The American Surgeon, Volume 68, Number 5, p 491-6, May 2002
Articles Preperitoneal Prosthetic Buttress in the Treatment of Recurrence Following Laparoscopic Hernia Repair.Samimi KJ, Nyhus LM; Contemporary Surgery, 48.5, May 1996
Articles Die Behandlung von Verbrennungen im Kindesalter mit Fissan Trockengel. (Treatment of Pediatric Burns with Fissan Powder); Samimi KJ, Witzel CL; Dusseldorf University Press, 1998
Media Reports “Tissue Expansion”; KUAT (NPR) report (Southern Arizona), 07/05/99
Media Reports “Coping with breast loss”; Tucson Citizen, 11/20/01
Media Reports “Flap reconstruction uses flesh from breast”; Tucson Citizen, 11/20/01
Media Reports “Better Breast Reconstruction”; Ivanhoe Broadcasting (National Broadcast), 12/09/02
Media Reports “Fixing the Skin”; Ivanhoe Broadcasting (National Broadcast), 01/03/03
Media Reports “Safety of Silicone Breast Implants”; KOLD (CBS) Interview, (Southern Arizona, 04/18/05)
National Presentations “Repair of Cloacal Exstrophy, Omphalocele and Gastroschisis Using Porcine Small Intestinal Submucosa Graft or a Cadaveric Homograft.”; Presented at American Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting; Orlando, Florida 11/04/01
Media Reports “Sunprotective Clothing” KUSI (NBC) San Diego, California, 07/04/07
Media Reports “Plastic Surgery Goes Mini” Life after 50 magazine (Southern California, 04/01/07)
I won’t look for other plastic surgeon here in San Diego because I have Dr. Samimi now.
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