Arash Kimyai-Asadi, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Institute for Academic Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Publications

Toluidine blue and hematoxylin and eosin stains are comparable in evaluating squamous cell carcinoma during mohs
Styperek, AR, Goldberg, LH, Goldschmidt, LE & Kimyai-Asadi, A 2016, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 42, no. 11, pp. 1279-1284. DOI:

Drug-induced skin reactions: A 2-year study
Farshchian, M, Ansar, A, Zamanian, A, Rahmatpour-Rokni, G, Kimyai-Asadi, A & Farshchian, M 2015, Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology, vol 8, pp. 53-56. DOI:

Detecting spindle cell squamous cell carcinomas with toluidine blue on frozen sections
Trieu, D, Drosou, A, Goldberg, LH & Kimyai-Asadi, A 2014, Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.], vol 40, no. 11, pp. 1259-1260. DOI:

Nasal Dorsum Transposition Flap for Closure of an Alar Rim Defect
Pontes, LT, Goldberg, LH, Mamelak, AJ & Kimyai-Asadi, A 2014, . in Reconstructive Conundrums in Dermatologic Surgery: The Nose. John Wiley and Sons Ltd, pp. 169-172. DOI:

"Jigsaw Puzzle" Advancement Flap for Repair of a Surgical Defect Involving the Lateral Nasal Ala
Goldberg, LH , Kimyai-Asadi, A & Silapunt, S 2014, . in Reconstructive Conundrums in Dermatologic Surgery: The Nose. John Wiley and Sons Ltd, pp. 93-95. DOI:

Increased burden of melanoma and nonmelanoma skin cancer in young women
Evans, SS, Jih, MH, Goldberg, LH & Kimyai-Asadi, A 2014, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 40, no. 12, pp. 1385-1389. DOI:

The perineural corona sign: enhancing detection of perineural squamous cell carcinoma during Mohs micrographic surgery with toluidine blue stain.
Drosou, A, Trieu, D, Goldberg, LH & Kimyai-Asadi, A 2014, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, vol 71, no. 4, pp. 826-827.

Commentary on the reliability of skin biopsy in determining accurate tumor margins: A retrospective study following mohs micrographic surgery
Kimyai-Asadi, A 2014, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 40, no. 9, pp. 971-972. DOI:

Adverse events associated with mohs micrographic surgery: Multicenter Prospective Cohort Study of 20 821 Casesat 23 Centers
Alam, M, Ibrahim, O, Nodzenski, M, Strasswimmer, JM, Jiang, SIB, Cohen, JL, Albano, BJ, Batra, P, Behshad, R, Benedetto, AV, Chan, CS, Chilukuri, S, Crocker, C, Crystal, HW, Dhir, A, Faulconer, VA, Goldberg, LH, Goodman, C, Greenbaum, SS, Hale, EK, Hanke, CW, Hruza, GJ, Jacobson, L, Jones, J, Kimyai-Asadi, A, Kouba, D, Lahti, J, Macias, K, Miller, SJ, Monk, E, Nguyen, TH, Oganesyan, G, Pennie, M, Pontius, K, Posten, W, Reichel, JL, Rohrer, TE, Rooney, JA, Tran, HT, Poon, E, Bolotin, D, Dubina, M, Pace, N, Kim, N, Disphanurat, W, Kathawalla, U, Kakar, R, West, DP, Veledar, E & Yoo, S 2013, JAMA Dermatology, vol 149, no. 12, pp. 1378-1385. DOI:

Reconstrução da região superior da hélice
Gadens, GA, Pacola, PR & Kimyai-Asadi, A 2013, Surgical and Cosmetic Dermatology, vol 5, no. 2, pp. 161-163.

Skin Grafts
Vergilis-Kalner, IJ & Kimyai-Asadi, A 2012, . in Dermatologic Surgery: Step by Step. Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 40-45. DOI:

Evaluation of the chemopreventative effects of ALA PDT in patients with multiple actinic keratoses and a history of skin cancer
Goldberg, LH, Landau, JM, Moody, MN, Marquez, D, Jih, M, Kimyai-Asadi, A, Friedman, PM, Busch, A & Vergilis-Kalner, IJ 2012, Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, vol 11, no. 5, pp. 593-597.

Treatment of precancers with topical agents
Firoz, B & Kimyai-Asadi, A 2012, . in Evidence-Based Procedural Dermatology. Springer New York, pp. 123-132. DOI:

Cirurgia micrográfica de Mohs
De Ávila Reis, N, Maluf Azevedo, LC, Stolf, HO, Nouri, K, Kimyai-Asadi, A & Goldberg, LH 2011, Surgical and Cosmetic Dermatology, vol 3, no. 3, pp. 227-231.

Nonablative fractional photothermolysis for facial actinic keratoses: 6-month follow-up with histologic evaluation
Katz, TM, Goldberg, LH, Marquez, D, Kimyai-Asadi, A, Polder, KD, Landau, JM & Friedman, PM 2011, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, vol 65, no. 2, pp. 349-356. DOI:

Genitalia
Vergilis-Kalner, I & Kimyai-Asadi, A 2011, . in Mohs Micrographic Surgery. Springer-Verlag London Ltd, pp. 353-362. DOI:

Horizontal excision of in situ epidermal tumors using a flexible blade
Vergilis-Kalner, IJ, Goldberg, LH, Firoz, B, Landau, JM, Kimyai-Asadi, A, Marquez, D & Friedman, PM 2011, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 37, no. 2, pp. 234-236. DOI:

Repair of scalp defects using an H-plasty type of bilateral advancement flap
Ibrahimi, OA, Jih, MH, Aluma-Tenorio, MS, Goldberg, LH & Kimyai-Asadi, A 2010, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 36, no. 12, pp. 1993-1997. DOI:

Association between number of stages in Mohs micrographic surgery and surgeon-, patient-, and tumor-specific features: A cross-sectional study of practice patterns of 20 early- and mid-career Mohs surgeons
Alam, M, Berg, D, Bhatia, A, Cohen, JL, Hale, EK, Herman, AR, Huang, CC, Jiang, SIB, Kimyai-Asadi, A, Lee, KK, Levy, R, Rademaker, AW, White, LE & Yoo, SS 2010, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 36, no. 12, pp. 1915-1920. DOI:

The use of the flexible scalpel for minimally invasive and minimally scarring surgery: A case series of four patients with large scalp tumors
Firoz, BF, Goldberg, LH, Katz, T, Kimyai-Asadi, A & Friedman, PM 2010, Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, vol 9, no. 10, pp. 1268-1271.