Douglas Miller Rothkopf, MD

Rothkopf
Academic Role:
 Professor Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Faculty Appointment(s): Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Office: University of Massachusetts Medical School
            55 Lake Avenue North
            Worcester, MA 01655
Phone/ Fax: (508) 856 5492
E- Mail: Douglas.Rothkopf@umassmemorial.org 

  

Clinical Interests- Training -Research Interests - Publications  -Awards and Honors

1. Clinical Interests

2. Training

EDUCATION:

1980 New York University School of Medicine M.D.

1976 Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts B.A.
Magna cum Laude in Biology

GRADUATE MEDICAL TRAINING:

University of Pennsylvania

July 1985-June 1987 Plastic Surgery Resident
July 1986-June 1987 Chief Plastic Surgery Resident

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

June 1984-June 1985 Chief General Surgery Resident
June 1980-June 1985 General Surgery Resident

Massachusetts General Hospital

July 1987-June 1988 Hand and Microsurgery Fellow
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Assistant in Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital

CERTIFICATION:

August 2003 Recertification in Subspecialty of Surgery of the Hand
August 1992 Certification of Added Qualifications in Surgery of the Hand
November 1990 Diplomate American Board of Plastic Surgery
September 1986 Diplomate American Board of Surgery
July 1981 Diplomate American Board of Medical Examiners

MEDICAL LICENSURE:

1987 Commonwealth of Massachusetts Medical License
1985 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Medical License

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING:

1985 Microsurgery Course, Microsurgery Laboratory, Hospital of the
University of Pennsylvania

June 1985 Elective in Microsurgery, Microsurgery Laboratory,
Massachusetts General Hospital

May 1982 Certification in Advanced Trauma Life Support, Committee on
Trauma, American College of Surgeons

Summers, 1973-1975 Laboratory Assistant, Department of Physiologic Psychology,
Rockefeller University

INTERNATIONAL SURGICAL EXPERIENCE:

May 18-26, 2008 Public Hospital, Salinas, Ecuador
April 7-15, 2007 Public Hospital, Salinas, Ecuador
April 16-24, 2006 Public Hospital, Salinas, Ecuador
March 19-27, 2005 Public Hospital, Salinas, Ecuador
March 20-28, 2004 Public Hospital, Salinas, Ecuador
March 14-22, 2003 Public Hospital, Salinas, Ecuador
March 9-17, 2002 Public Hospital, Salinas, Ecuador
March 10-19, 2001 Public Hospital, Salinas, Ecuador
March 11-19, 2000 Public Hospital, Salinas, Ecuador
March 20-28, 1999 Public Hospital, Salinas, Ecuador
April 5-13, 1997 Public Hospital, Salinas, Ecuador
Nov. 12-20, 1995 Public Hospital, Salinas, Ecuador
Mar. 31-Apr. 10,1995 Public Hospital, Salinas, Ecuador
October 15-25, 1993 Public Hospital, Salinas, Ecuador
October 15-25, 1993 Public Hospital, Libertad, Ecuador
March 21 - 30, 1992 Hospital Dr. Federico Trilla, Carolina, Puerto Rico
October 4-14,1991 Hospital Del Niños, Guayaquil, Ecuador
January 12-19, 1991 Hospital Dr. Federico Trilla, Carolina, Puerto Rico
Jan. 20-Feb. 5, 1990 Hospital Dr. Federico Trilla, Carolina, Puerto Rico

3. Research Interests

4. Publications

PUBLICATIONS:

Morain WD, Pettit RJ, Rothkopf DM and Coombs DW. Augmentation of
surviving flap area by intraarterial vasodilators administered
through implantable pumps. Ann Plast Surg, 2(1):46-52,
July 1983.

Greenberg BM, Hamilton R, Rothkopf DM, Balk M, Clark WH and
LaRossa D. Management of cutaneous melanoma of the
female breast. Plast Reconstr Surg. 80(3):409-415, 1987.

May JW, Jr and Rothkopf DM. Salvage of a failing microvascular free muscle flap by direct continuous intravascular infusion of heparin: a case report. Plast Reconstr Surg. 83(6): 1045-8, 1989.

May JW, Jr, Rothkopf DM, Savage RC, and Atkinson R. Elective
cross-hand transfer: a case report with a five-year
follow-up. J Hand Surg. 14A:28-34, 1989.

Rothkopf DM and Rosen HM. Lactation as a complication of aesthetic
breast surgery successfully treated with bromocriptine. Brit J Plast Surg. 43:373-75, 1990.

Rothkopf DM, Bryan DJ, Cuadros CL, and May JW Jr. Surgical management of ulnar artery aneurysms of the hand. J Hand Surg. 15A:891-97, 1990.

Rothkopf DM, Gelberman RH, Webb S, Szabo RM and May JW, Jr.
An experimental model for the study of canine flexor
tendon adhesions. J Hand Surg. 16A:694-700, 1991.

May JW Jr, Jupiter JB, Gallico GG III, Rothkopf DM and Zingarelli P.
Treatment of chronic traumatic bony wounds by microvascular free
tissue transfer: a twelve-year experience in 96 patients. Ann Surg 214:241-52, 1991.

Walton RL and Rothkopf DM. Judgement and approach for management of severe lower extremity injuries. Clin Plast Surg. 18:525-43, 1991.

Ashmead D, Rothkopf DM, Walton RL and Jupiter JB. The treatment of hand injuries
by external fixation. J Hand Surg. 17A:956-64, 1992.

Stevenson TR, Markowitz BL, Miner RT and Rothkopf DM. Evaluating a plastic surgery academic faculty position. Plast Reconstr Surg. 91:178-84, 1993.

Scott GR, Rothkopf DM and Walton RL. Efficacy of epidural anesthesia in free flaps to the lower extremity. Plast Reconstr Surg. 91:673-77, 1993.

Nguyen T, Guinn OA, Wortham K and Rothkopf DM. The effect of ibuprofen on microvascular thrombosis in an experimental rabbit model. Ann Plast Surg. 30:520-24, 1993.

Rothkopf DM, Chu B, Gonzalez F, Borah G, Ashmead D and Dunn R. Radial and ulnar artery repairs: assessing patency with color doppler ultrasound imaging. J Hand Surg. 18A:926-28, 1993.

Rothkopf DM, Chu B, Bern S and May JW, Jr. The effect of dextran on microvascular thrombosis in an experimental rabbit model. Plast Reconstr Surg. 92:511-15, 1993.

Volpe GA, Rothkopf DM and Walton RL. The versatile superficial inferior epigastric flap for breast reconstruction. Ann Plast Surg. 32:113-17, 1994.

Driscoll CLW, Rothkopf DM and Cuadros CL. The anatomy of the lower serratus
anterior muscle as it relates to its use as a microvascular free tissue transfer: a fresh cadaver study. Plast Reconst Surg. 95:93-99, 1995.

Cuadros CL, Buddiga P, Driscoll CLW and Rothkopf DM. Use of the lower serratus anterior muscle in microsurgical reconstruction of the extremities. Cont Orthop. 30:29-34, 1995.

LaRossa D, Buchman SR, Rothkopf DM, Mayro R and Randall P. A comparison of iliac and cranial bone in secondary grafting of alveolar clefts. Plast Reconstr Surg. 96:789-99, 1995.

Shufflebarger J, Doyle J, Roth T, Maguire K and Rothkopf DM. The effect of ketorolac on microvascular thrombosis in an experimental rabbit model. Plast Reconstr Surg.
98:140-45, 1996.

Rothkopf DM. Invited discussion: The use of intra-arterial urokinase in the management of hand ischemia secondary to palmar and digital occlusion. Ann Plast Surg. 37:362-63, 1996.

Lalikos JF, Hayden D and Rothkopf DM. Snowstorms unroof maxillofacial and
extremity trauma. J Trauma. 42:348, 1997.

Lalikos J and Rothkopf DM. Little finger-to-thumb microvascular transfer.
J Reconstr Microsurg 14:6,401-406,1998.

Berman KS, Rothkopf DM, Shufflebarger JV and Silverman R. Internal fixation of phalangeal
fractures using titanium miniplates. Ann Plast Surg. 42:408-410,1999.

Kim TH and Rothkopf DM. Ambulatory surgery for cleft lip repair. Ann Plast Surg.
42:442-444, 1999.

Perry C, Lowenstein A and Rothkopf DM. Ambulatory alveolar cleft bone grafting. Plast Reconstr Surg. 116=736-40, 2005

Perry C, Rothkopf DM. Carney Syndrome and the plastic surgeon: presentation, recognition and evaluation. Br J Plast Surg. 58:413-15, 2005.

Bateman M, Conejero JA, Mooney E and Rothkopf DM. Short stay cleft palate surgery with intraoperative dexamethasone and marcaine. Ann Plast Surg. 57:245-47, 2006.

Cohen-Kashi KJ, Christian B, Wu E, Conejero JA and Rothkopf DM. A unique surgical approach to mucous cyst resection. J Hand Surgery (Submitted)

Silverman R and Rothkopf DM. Antral bone grafting of the orbital floor. (Work in progress).

Marble K, Rothkopf DM, Lach E and Dunn R. Nerve compression secondary to ganglions of the hand. (Work in progress).

Lalikos J, O'Sullivan J, Hayden D and Rothkopf DM. Airbags and motor vehicular trauma: Plastic surgical concerns. (Work in progress).

Lalikos J, O'Sullivan J, Hayden D and Rothkopf DM. Airbags and motor vehicular trauma:
hand and upper extremity injuries. (Work in progress).

Lalikos J and Rothkopf DM. Scalp replantation: a case report . (Work in progress).

O'Sullivan KL, Rothkopf DM, McLaughlin WJ and Malhotra R. Vascular tumors of the hand in pregnancy. (Work in progress).

O'Sullivan K, Berman K, Rothkopf DM, Dunn R, Fudem G, Lawrence WT and Silverman R. Orbital Reconstruction with Titanium Mesh Implants. (Work in progress).

O'Sullivan K, Rothkopf DM and Silverman R. Gingival hyperplasia masquerading as palatal masses treated with CO2 laser ablation. (Work in progress).

Yost S, Dunn R, Leclair W, Shufflebarger J, Rothkopf DM, Mady B, Patterson M, Hayden D. Chronic tibial osteomyelitis: outcome of free flap reconstruction. (Work in progress).

Ko A, Breen T, Morgan W, Rothkopf DM, Shufflebarger J, Warhold L. Carpometacarpal dislocation and fracture dislocation: our experience with 22 Cases. (Work in progress).

Vernadakis A, Faust J, Castle J, Fudem G, Dunn R and Rothkopf DM. Outpatient reduction mammoplasty- a protocol for the modern era. (Work in progress).

Claytor B, Pap S and Rothkopf DM. Embedded ring in a child’s finger: a case report.
(Work in progress).

Foley C and Rothkopf DM. Tenosynovitis of the extensor digiti quint—a case report.
(Work in progress).

Vernadakis A, Babigian A and Rothkopf DM. Forearm compartment due to a pull-type injury.
(Work in progress).


BOOK CHAPTERS:

Walton RL and Rothkopf DM. Fasciocutaneous flaps about the knee. In: Hallock GG, ed. Fasciocutaneous flaps. Cambridge, MA: Blackwell Scientific Publications, 1992.

Rothkopf DM. Injection and extravasation injuries. In: Light TR, ed. Hand Surgery
Update 2, 1999.

BOOK REVIEWS:

Rothkopf DM. The Hand: Diagnosis and Treatment. 3rd Edition. Graham P. Lister. Plast Reconstr Surg. 96:220-21, 1995.

ABSTRACTS:

Morain WD, Pettit R, Rothkopf DM and Coombs DW. Augmentation of
flap surviving area by intraarterial vasodilators administered
through implantable pumps. Surg Forum. 23:589-91, 1982.

Driscoll CLW, Rothkopf DM and Cuadros CL. The anatomy of the lower serratus anterior
muscle as it relates to its use as a microvascular free tissue transfer: a fresh cadaver study. Plast Surg Forum. 14:55-57, 1991.

Scott GR, Rothkopf DM and Walton RL. Efficacy of epidural anesthesia in free flaps to
the lower extremity. Plast Surg Forum. 14:138, 1991.

PRESENTATIONS:

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Surgery Grand Rounds (White River Junction, VT, V.A. Hospital)
Alternatives to Ileostomy, May 1983.

Surgery Grand Rounds, Necrotizing Fasciitis, presented with W.
Morain, M.D., October 1984.

Surgery Grand Rounds, Aortoenteric Fistulas, January 1985.

Joint Thoracic Rounds (Dartmouth-Hitchcock and University of
Vermont Medical Centers), Traumatic Rupture of the
Thoracic Aorta, June 1985.

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Plastic Surgery Teaching Conference, Dupuytren's Contracture
August 1985.

Plastic Surgery Teaching Conference, Scalp Defects and
Reconstruction, November 1985.

Plastic Surgery Teaching Conference, Nerve Injury and Repair,
March 1986.

Plastic Surgery Teaching Conference, Tumors of the Hand, July 1986.

General Surgery Residents' Forum, Management of the Open
Wound, September 1986.

Plastic Surgery Teaching Conference, Soft Tissue Coverage of
the Upper Extremity, December 1986.

Plastic Surgery Teaching Conference, Surgical Management of
the Anterior Cranial Base, March 1987.

Massachusetts General Hospital

Plastic Surgery Special Lecture, Surgical Management of the
Anterior Cranial Base, August 1987.

University of Massachusetts Medical Center

Orofacial Conference, Craniofacial Anomalies, December 1988.

Hand Conference, Early Management of Hand Injuries, July 1989.

Public Education Lecture, Rhinoplasty, March 1989.

Public Education Lecture, Rhinoplasty, March 1990.

Surgery Grand Rounds, Management of Acute Flexor Tendon Injuries, May 1990.

Hand Conference, Early Management of Hand Injuries, July 1990.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp & Orbit: Clinical Correlation, December 1990.

Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Cleft Lip and Palate, February 1991.

Hand Conference, Utilization of the Mini-External Fixator in the Hand, March 1991.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Early Management of Hand Injuries, July 1991.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp & Orbit: Clinical Correlation, December 1991.

Surgery Grand Rounds, Judgement and Approach for Management of Severe Lower Extremity Injuries, February 1992.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Early Management of Hand Injuries, July 1992.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp & Facial Skeleton: Clinical Correlation, December, 1992.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Early Management of Hand Injuries, July 1993.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp and Facial Skeleton: Clinical
Correlation, March 1994.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Eary Management of Hand Injuries, July 1994.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, External Fixation in the Hand, October 1994.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp and Facial Skeleton: Clinical Correlation, January 1995.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Early Management of Hand Injuries, July 1995.

Anesthesia Grand Rounds, Pediatric Plastic Surgery in Ecuador, October 1995.

Hand Therapy Grand Rounds, Early Management of Hand Injuries, October 1995.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp and Facial Skeleton: Clinical Correlation, January 1996.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Early Management of Hand Injuries, July 1996.

Radiology In-Service Rounds, Craniofacial Anomalies, August 28, 1996.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp & Facial Skeleton: Clinical Correlation,
January 1997.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Early Management of Hand Injuries, July 1997.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp and Facial Skeleton: Clinical Correlation, January 1998.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Early Management of Hand Injuries, July 1998.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp and Facial Skeleton: Clinical Correlation,
January 1999.

Developmental Anatomy Course, Cleft Lip and Palate, March 1999.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Early Management of Hand Injuries, July 1999.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp & Facial Skeleton: Clinical Correlation, January 2000.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Early Management of Hand Injuries, January 2000.

Developmental Anatomy Course, Cleft Lip and Palate, March 2000.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Cleft Lip and Palate, May 2000.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Early management of Hand Injuries, July 2000.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp and Facial Skeleton: Clinical Correlation, January 2001.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Early management of Hand Injuries, January 2001.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Craniofacial Anomalies, March 2001.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, External Fixation in the Hand, May 2001.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Early Management of Hand Injuries, July 2001.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp and Facial Skeleton: Clinical Correlation, January 2002.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Cleft Lip and Palate, May 2002.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Early Management of Hand Injuries, July 2002.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp and Facial Skeleton: Clinical Correlation, January 2003.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Cleft Lip and a Palate, December 2003

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp and Facial Skeleton: Clinical Correlation,
January 2004.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp and Facial Skeleton: Clinical Correlation,
January 2005.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, External Fixation in the Hand, October 2005.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp and Facial Skeleton: Clinical Correlation,
January 2006.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp and Facial Skeleton: Clinical Correlation,
January 2007.

Plastic Surgery Anatomy Course, Cranium, Scalp and Facial Skeleton: Clinical Correlation,
January 2009.

Hospital Del Niños, Guayaquil, Ecuador
Plastic Surgery Education Conference, Cleft Lip and Palate, October 1991.

Federico Trilla Hospital, Carolina, Puerto Rico
Plastic Surgery Education Conference, Cleft Lip and Palate, March 1992.

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, External Fixation in the Hand, April 23, 1993.

Boston Hand Society, Cambridge, Massachusetts
External Fixation in the Hand, October 28, 1993.

Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
Combined Hand Conference, External Fixation in the Hand, October 1, 1994.

Monadnock Community Hospital, Peterborough, New Hampshire
Surgery Grand Rounds, Plastic Surgery Update; 1995, August 2, 1995.

F.U.N.D.A.S.E. Conference, Guayaquil, Ecuador
Plastic Surgery Education Conference, Plastic Surgery Update: 1995, November 19, 1995.

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, External Fixation in the Hand, March 19, 1997.

Monadnock Community Hospital, Peterborough, New Hampshire
Surgery Grand Rounds, Pediatric Plastic Surgery, June 18, 1997.

Regional and National

Rothkopf DM, LaRossa DD, Randall P, and Mayro RF. Secondary Bone Grafting
of Alveolar Clefts: Iliac vs Cranial Bone.

Presented at Robert H. Ivy Society of Plastic and
Reconstructive Surgeons, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, March 14, 1987.
Presented at Plastic Surgery Senior Residents'
Conference, Springfield, Illinois, April 26-28, 1987.

Rothkopf, DM, Bryan DJ, Cuadros CL, and May JW Jr. Surgical Management of
Ulnar Artery Aneurysms of the Hand.

Presented at New England Society of Plastic and
Reconstructive Surgeons, Manchester, Vermont, June 4,
1988.
Presented at Northeastern Society of Plastic and
Reconstructive Surgeons, Washington, D.C., September 8-10,
1988.
Presented at New England Hand Society, Enfield, CT,
December 2, 1988.
Presented at American Society for Surgery of the Hand.
Seattle, WA, September 13-16, 1989.

LaRossa DD, Mayro RF, Rothkopf DM and Randall P. A Comparison of Cranial
and Iliac Bone Grafts in Alveolar Clefts

Presented at American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, San
Francisco, CA, April 23-28, 1989.
Presented at 6th International Congress on Cleft Palate & Related
Craniofacial Anomalies. Jerusalem, Israel, June 18-22, 1989.

Rothkopf DM, Gelberman RH, Webb S, Szabo RM and May JW, Jr. An
Experimental Model for the Study of Canine Flexor Tendor Adhesions.

Presented at New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive
Surgeons. Hyannis, MA, June 2-4, 1989.
Presented at American Association for Hand Surgery.
San Francisco, CA, October 26-29, 1989.

Ashmead D, Rothkopf DM and Walton RL. External fixation in the hand: a
simple solution to complex problems.

Presented at New England Hand Society. Sturbridge, MA,
December 1, 1989.
Presented at Senior Residents Conference, New York, NY
April 28 -May 1, 1990.

Ashmead D, Rothkopf DM, Jupiter JB and Walton RL. External fixation in the hand: a simple solution to complex problems.

Presented at American Society for Surgery of the Hand.
Toronto, Canada, September 16-20, 1990.
Presented at American Association for Hand Surgery.
Boston, MA, October 25-28, 1990.

Chu B, Rothkopf DM, Gonzalez F, Borah G, Ashmead D and Dunn R. Radial and ulnar artery repairs: assessing patency with color doppler ultrasound imaging.

Presented at New England Hand Society.
Sturbridge, MA, December 7, 1990.
Presented at Senior Residents Conference,
Madison, Wisconsin, May 11-14, 1991.
Presented at American Association for Hand Surgery, Vancouver, British Columbia, September 19-22, 1991.
Presented at American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery,
Orlando, FL, September 28-30, 1991.
Presented at the 11th Congress of the International Microsurgical Society, Rhodes Greece, June 21-26, 1992.

Scott GR, Gonzalez F, Rothkopf DM, Fudem G and Baxter A. The early use of continuous passive motion in burns of the hand.

Presented at American Society for Surgery of the Hand.
Toronto, Canada, September 16-20, 1990.
Presented at New England Hand Society.
Sturbridge, MA, December 7, 1990.

May JW, Jr, Jupiter JB, Gallico GG III, Rothkopf DM and Zingarelli P. Treatment of chronic traumatic bony wounds by microvascular free tissue transfer: a twelve-year experience in 96 patients.

Presented at American Surgical Association, Boca Raton,
Florida, April 11-13, 1991.

Rothkopf DM, Chu B, Bern S and May JW, Jr. The effect of dextran on microvascular thrombosis in an experimental rabbit model.

Presented at Plastic Surgery Research Council, Charlottesville,
VA, May 5-8, 1991.
Presented at New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Portland, ME, June 1-2, 1991.
Presented at American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Orlando, FL, September 28-30, 1991.
Presented at the 11th Congress of the International Microsurgical Society, Rhodes, Greece, June 21-26, 1992.

Scott GR, Rothkopf DM and Walton RL. The efficacy of epidural anesthesia in free flaps to the lower extremity.

Presented at Senior Residents Conference, Madison, Wisconsin
May 11-14, 1991.
Presented at Northeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Philadelphia, PA, September 12-14, 1991.
Presented at American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Seattle, WA, September 23-26, 1991.
Presented at American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Orlando, FL, September 28-30, 1991.
Presented at the 11th Congress of the International Microsurgical Society
Rhodes, Greece, June 21-26, 1992.

Buchman SR, Mayro R, Rothkopf DM, Randall P and LaRossa D. A radiographic
comparison of alveolar cleft repair: cranial vs. iliac bone grafts.

Presented at Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons,
Philadelphia, PA, September 12-14, 1991.
Presented at American Association of Plastic Surgeons, Vancouver, British Columbia, May 17-20,1992.

Driscoll CLW, Rothkopf DM and Cuadros CL. The anatomy of the lower serratus
anterior muscle as it relates to its use as a microvascular free tissue transfer: a fresh cadaver study.

Presented at the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Seattle, WA, September 22-26, 1991.

Jupiter JB, Gallico GG, May JW, Rothkopf DM and Zingarelli. Treatment of post-traumatic osteomyelitis by bony debridement and microvascular free tissue transfer: a 13-year experience.

Presented at Orthopaedic Trauma Association, Seattle, WA
October 31-November 2, 1991.
Presented at American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Washington, D.C., February 20-25, 1992.

Nguyen T, Guinn OA, Wortham K and Rothkopf DM. The effect of ibuprofen on microvascular thrombosis in an experimental rabbit model.

Presented at Senior Residents Conference, Montreal, Quebec
May 23-26, 1992.
Presented at Northeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Bermuda, October 11-14, 1992.
Presented at New England Hand Society, Sturbridge, MA,
December 11,1992

Volpe GA, Rothkopf DM and Walton RL. The versatile superficial inferior epigastric flap.

Presented at New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Hyannis, MA June 5-7, 1992.
Presented at Northeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Bermuda, October 11-14, 1992.
Presented at American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Scottsdale, AZ, November 7-9, 1992.

Silverman R and Rothkopf DM. Antral bone grafting of the orbital floor.

Presented at New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Hyannis, MA, June 5-7, 1992.
Presented at Northeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Bermuda, October 11-14, 1992.

Rothkopf DM. Pointers in external fixation in hand surgery.

Presented at Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Bermuda,
October 11-14, 1992.

Shufflebarger J, O'Sullivan J, Rothkopf DM, Dunn R and Walton RL. Composite grafting of complex facial defects.

Presented at New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Newport, RI, June 11-14, 1993.

Rothkopf DM. Cleft lip and palate.

Presented at Ecuadorian Society of Plastic Surgery, Guayaquil, Ecuador,
October 20, 1993.

Rothkopf DM, Ashmead D and Morgan W. External fixation in the hand and wrist.

Presented at American Association for Hand Surgery, Cancun, Mexico,
December 2-4, 1993.

Marble K, Rothkopf DM, Lach E and Dunn R. Nerve compression secondary to ganglions of the hand.

Presented at New England Hand Society, Sturbridge, MA, December 3, 1993.
Presented at New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Mystic, CT, June 10-12, 1994.
Presented at American Association for Hand Surgery, Marco Island, Florida, January 13-16, 1995.

O'Sullivan J, Hayden D and Rothkopf DM. Airbags and motor vehicular trauma:
plastic surgical concerns.

Presented at New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Mystic, CT, June 10-12, 1994.

Shufflebarger J, Maguire K, Doyle J and Rothkopf DM. The effect of Toradol on microvascular thrombosis in an experimental rabbit model.

Presented at New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Mystic, CT, June 10-12, 1994.
Presented at New England Hand Society, Sturbridge, MA, December 2, 1994.
Presented at American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Marco Island, Florida, January 10-13, 1995.

Rothkopf DM, Hardy M, Jupiter J and Freeland AE. Management and Rehabilitation of
Hand and Wrist Fractures.

Presented at the American Association for Hand Surgery, Marco Island, Florida,
January 13-16, 1995.

Rothkopf DM, Ashmead D and Morgan W. External Fixation in the Hand and Wrist.

Presented at American Association for Hand Surgery, Palm Springs, CA,
January 10-13, 1996.

Mooney E, O'Sullivan K and Rothkopf DM. Intraoperative dexamethasone
and Marcaine regimen as an adjunct to safely reducing hospital stay in cleft palate surgery.

Presented at Boston Area Plastic Surgery Resident Evening, Cambridge, MA ,
May 22, 1996.
Presented at New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Ogunquit, ME, June 1-2, 1996.

Lalikos JF, Hayden D and Rothkopf DM. Snowstorms unroof maxillofacial and
extremity trauma.

Presented at New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Ogunquit, ME, June 1-2, 1996.

Lalikos, JF, Hayden D, O'Sullivan J and Rothkopf DM. Increased incidence of hand trauma in airbag accident victims.

Presented at American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Nashville, TN,
September 30 - October 3, 1996.

O'Sullvian K, Rothkopf DM, McLaughlin WJ and Terrill R. Pregnancy induced manifestation of vascular tumors of the hand.

Presented at American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Nashville, TN,
September 30 - October 3, 1996.
Presented at New England Hand Society, Sturbridge, MA, Dec. 6, 1996.
Presented at Boston Area Plastic Surgery Resident Evening, Boston, MA, November 4, 1996.

Lalikos J, Mooney E and Rothkopf DM. Reconstruction of functional thumb by microvascular transfer of an amputated fifth digit remnant from the same hand.

Presented at New England Hand Society, Sturbridge, MA, Dec. 6, 1996.
Presented at American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Boca Raton, FL,
January 12-14, 1997.

Rothkopf DM, Ashmead D and Morgan W. External Fixation in the Hand and Wrist.

Presented at American Association for Hand Surgery, Boca Raton, FL,
January 8-11, 1997.

Walton RE, Beahm EK and Rothkopf DM. Composite Skin / Cartilage Grafts for Nasal Reconstruction Utilizing Surgical Delay of Both Donor and Recipient Sites.

Presented at American Association of Plastic Surgeons, Portland, OR,
May 18-21, 1997.

O'Sullivan K, Berman K, Rothkopf DM, Dunn R, Fudem G, Lawrence WT and Silverman R. Orbital Reconstruction with Titanium Mesh Implants.

Presented at New England Society of Plastic Surgeons, Woodstock, VT, May 30 - June 2, 1997.

Berman K, Rothkopf DM, Shufflebarger J and Silverman R. Internal Fixation of Phalangeal Fractures Using Titanium Miniplates.

Presented at New England Hand Society, Sturbridge, MA December 5, 1996.
Presented at Senior Residents Conference, Birmingham, Alabama,
April 1-5,1998.
Presented at Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Newport, RI,
October 22-25, 1998.

Rothkopf DM, Ashmead D and Morgan W. External Fixation in the Hand and Wrist.

Presented at American Association for Hand Surgery, Scottsdale, AZ
January 7-10, 1998.
Presented at American Association for Hand Surgery, Miami, FL,
January 5-8, 2000.

Kim TH and Rothkopf DM. Ambulatory Surgery for Cleft Lip Repair.

Presented at New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Chantham, MA June 5-7, 1998.
Presented at Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Newport, RI, October 22-25, 1998.

Yost S, Dunn R, Leclair W, Shufflebarger J, Rothkopf DM, Mady B, Patterson M, Hayden D. Chronic Tibial Osteomyelitis: Outcome of Free Flap Reconstruction.

Presented at Boston Area Plastic Surgery Resident’s Evening, October 23, 1999.
Presented at Senior Resident’s Conference, April 22-25, 1999.
Presented at American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery,
January 16-19, 1999.

Ko A, Breen T, Morgan W, Rothkopf DM, Shufflebarger J, Warhold L. Carpometacarpal Dislocation and Fracture Dislocation: Our Experience with 22 Cases.

Presented at American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Boston, MA
Sept 1-4, 1999
Presented at American Association for Hand Surgery, Miami, FL,
January 5-8, 2000.

Lowenstein AD and Rothkopf DM. Ambulatory Surgery for Repair of Alveolar Clefts.

Presented at New England Society of Plastic Surgeons, Laconia, NH,
June 2-4, 2000.

Babigian A, Vernadakis A and Rothkopf DM. Forearm Compartment Syndrome due to a
Pull-type Injury.

Presented at New England Hand Society, Sturbridge, MA,
December 1, 2000.

Claytor B, Pap S and Rothkopf DM. Embedded ring in a child’s finger: a case report.

Presented at New England Hand Society, Sturbridge, MA,
December 7, 2001.

Foley C and Rothkopf DM. Tenosynovitis of the extensor digit quinti- a case report.

Presented at New England Hand Society, Sturbridge, MA December 6, 2003

Perry C and Rothkopf DM. Carney Syndrome and the plastic surgeon: presentation, recognition and evaluation.

Presented at New England Society of Plastic Surgeons, Plymouth, MA,
May 30-June 1, 2003

Vernadakis AJ, Faust J, Fudem G, Lach E, Dunn RM, Castle J and Rothkopf DM, Outpatient reduction mammoplasty—a protocol for the modern era

Presented at New England Society of Plastic Surgeons, Manchester, VT,
May 30- June 2, 2002.

Perry C, Lowenstein A, and Rothkopf DM, Ambulatory Alveolar Cleft Bone Grafting.

Presented at American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, Chicago, IL,
March 15-20, 2004.

Bateman M, Mooney E and Rothkopf DM, Short stay cleft palate surgery with intraoperative dexamethasone and marcaine

Presented at New England Society of Plastic Surgeons, Lenox, MA,
June 4-6, 2004.

Cohen- Kashi KJ, Christian B and Rothkopf DM, A unique approach to mucous cyst resection- curvilinear incision beginning at the eponychial fold extending over the DIP joint

Presented at New England Society of Plastic Surgeons, New Castle, NH,
June 2-4, 2006.

Presented at Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Boston, MA,
November 30- December 3, 2006

Presented at International Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand,
Sydney, Australia, March 11-15, 2007.

Cohen- Kashi KJ, Leeman J, Rothkopf IM and Rothkopf DM, Traumatic ulnar artery aneurysm secondary to basketball dunk-- a case report and review

Presented at New England Hand Society, Sturbridge, MA,
December 7, 2007

Jenkins NL, Cohen-Kashi KJ and Rothkopf DM, Immediate post-operative adjuvant irradiation for therapy-resistant keloids

Presented at the New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Manchester, VT, June 6-8, 2008

Abou-Nukta FA, Reinhold R and Rothkopf DM, Giant pseudocyst formation after panniculectomy

Presented at the New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons,
Manchster, VT, June 6-8, 2008

Dowlatshahi AS and Rothkopf DM, Biomechanics, treatment and prevention of acute thumb injuries in soccer goalkeepers

Presented at New England Hand Society, Sturbridge, MA, December 5, 2008

5. Awards and Honors