Leonard Harry Goldberg, MB,ChB

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


Education & Training

Clinical Fellowship , New York University Medical Center
Residency , University of Pretoria
Internship , H.F. Verwoerd Hospital, Pretoria
MD , University of Pretoria
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:

Erratum: A phase II, multicenter, open-label, 3-cohort trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of vismodegib in operable basal cell carcinoma (Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology (2015) 73 (99-105))
Sofen, H, Gross, KG & Goldberg, LH 2016, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, vol 74, no. 4, pp. 780. DOI:

Reconstruction of a large defect on the superior helical rim
Trieu, D, Drosou, A & Goldberg, LH 2016, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 42, no. 3, pp. 420-422. DOI:

The sharpness of blades used in dermatologic surgery
Awadalla, F, Hexsel, C & Goldberg, LH 2016, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 42, no. 1, pp. 105-107. DOI:

A phase II, multicenter, open-label, 3-cohort trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of vismodegib in operable basal cell carcinoma
Sofen, H, Gross, KG, Goldberg, LH, Sharata, H, Hamilton, TK, Egbert, B, Lyons, B, Hou, J & Caro, I 2015, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, vol 73, no. 1, pp. 99-105. DOI:

An improved needle holder for the cutaneous surgeon
Styperek, A, Hazany, S & Goldberg, LH 2015, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 41, no. 3, pp. 435-437. DOI:

Transposition pedicle flap of the posterior ear
Trieu, D, Drosou, A & Goldberg, LH 2015, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 41, no. 1, pp. 155-157. DOI:

Postauricular skin: An excellent donor site for split-thickness skin grafts for the head, neck, and upper chest
Hexsel, CL, Loosemore, M, Goldberg, LH, Awadalla, F & Morales-Burgos, A 2015, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 41, no. 1, pp. 48-52. DOI:

Myxoid neurofibroma treated with mohs micrographic surgery
Trieu, D, Drosou, A, Schwartz, MR & Goldberg, LH 2015, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 41, no. 1, pp. 166-168. 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:

Island Pedicle Flaps for Repair of a Nose, Cheek, and Lip Defect
Krathen, RA, Behroozan, D & Goldberg, LH 2014, . in Reconstructive Conundrums in Dermatologic Surgery: The Nose. John Wiley and Sons Ltd, pp. 131-134. DOI:

Combined Linear Closure and Burow's Graft for a Dorsal Nasal Defect
Behroozan, DS & Goldberg, LH 2014, . in Reconstructive Conundrums in Dermatologic Surgery: The Nose. John Wiley and Sons Ltd, pp. 1-6. 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.

Scalpel-made holes on exposed scalp bone to promote second intention healing
Drosou, A, Trieu, D & Goldberg, LH 2014, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, vol 71, no. 2, pp. 387-388. DOI:

Nontender nodules on the lower lip
Smith, JR, Moody, MN, Landau, JM, Holzer, AM, Goldberg, LH & Tschen, JA 2014, Cutis, vol 94, no. 2.

Expanded access study of patients with advanced basal cell carcinoma treated with the Hedgehog pathway inhibitor, vismodegib
Chang, ALS, Solomon, JA, Hainsworth, JD, Goldberg, L, McKenna, E, Day, BM, Chen, DM & Weiss, GJ 2014, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, vol 70, no. 1, pp. 60-69. DOI:

Dermoscopy to identify biopsy sites before mohs surgery
Jawed, SI, Goldberg, LH & Wang, SQ 2014, Dermatologic Surgery, vol 40, no. 3, pp. 334-337. DOI: