Warren A. Ellsworth, IV, MD

Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery, Institute for Academic Medicine
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College


Areas Of Expertise

Breast reconstruction Reconstructive surgery DIEP flaps Liposuction Abdominoplasty Aesthetic Surgery Facial Plastic Reconstruction Blepharoplasty Microsurgery Gynecomastia Cosmetic Surgery Bracheoplasty
Education & Training

, Baylor College of Medicine
Publications

Platelet-rich plasma: a biomimetic approach to enhancement of surgical wound healing
Fernandez-Moure, JS, Van Eps, JL, Cabrera, FJ, Barbosa, Z, Medrano del Rosal, G, Weiner, BK, Ellsworth, WA & Tasciotti, E 2017, Journal of Surgical Research, vol 207, pp. 33-44. DOI:

Cross-linking of porcine acellular dermal matrices negatively affects induced neovessel formation using platelet-rich plasma in a rat model of hernia repair
Fernandez-Moure, JS, Van Eps, JL, Peterson, LE, Shirkey, BA, Menn, ZK, Cabrera, F, Karim, A, Tasciotti, E, Weiner, BK & Ellsworth, WA 2017, Wound Repair and Regeneration. DOI:

Revision Breast Augmentation at the Time of Cardiac Sarcoma Resection: The Importance of Pocket Control When Inframammary Approach Is Combined with Simultaneous Sternotomy
Rose, JF, Kim, MP, Reardon, MJ & Ellsworth, WA 2016, Plastic and reconstructive surgery. Global open, vol 4, no. 3, pp. e647. DOI:

Platelet rich plasma enhances tissue incorporation of biologic mesh
Fernandez-Moure, JS, Van Eps, JL, Menn, ZK, Cabrera, FJ, Tasciotti, E, Weiner, BK & Ellsworth, WA 2015, Journal of Surgical Research, vol 199, no. 2, pp. 412-419. DOI:

Reduction and Mastopexy Techniques for Optimal Results in Oncoplastic Breast Reconstruction
Rose, JF, Colen, JS & Ellsworth, WA 2015, Seminars in Plastic Surgery, vol 29, no. 2, pp. 102-109. DOI:

Reduction and Mastopexy of the Reconstructed Breast: Special Considerations in Free Flap Reconstruction
Zafar, SN & Ellsworth, WA 2015, Seminars in Plastic Surgery, vol 29, no. 2, pp. 110-121. DOI:

Three dimensional model for surgical planning in resection of thoracic tumors
Kim, MP, Ta, AH, Ellsworth, WA, Marco, RA, Gaur, P & Miller, JS 2015, International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, vol 16, pp. 127-129. DOI:

Treatment of sternoclavicular joint osteomyelitis with debridement and delayed resection with muscle flap coverage improves outcomes
Muesse, JL, Blackmon, SH, Ellsworth, WA & Kim, MP 2014, Surgery research and practice, vol 2014, pp. 747315. DOI:

Definitive evidence of rectus abdominis preservation and function after bilateral DIEP breast reconstruction
Izaddoost, S, Ellsworth, WA, Gordley, KP, Vennix, MJ & Bullocks, JM 2013, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 131, no. 4. DOI:

Body contouring after massive weight loss
Ellsworth, WA & Friedman, JD 2013, . in The Fundamentals of Bariatric Surgery. Nova Science Publishers, Inc. pp. 207-217.

Delayed aortic rupture after aortic endograft placement in patient with spinal hardware
Bavare, C, Kim, M, Blackmon, S, Ellsworth, W, Davies, MG & Reardon, MJ 2011, Annals of Thoracic Surgery, vol 92, no. 4, pp. 1512-1514. DOI:

Perioperative steroids for minimizing Edema and ecchymosis after rhinoplasty: A meta-analysis
Hatef, DA, Ellsworth, WA, Allen, JN, Bullocks, JM, Hollier, LH & Stal, S 2011, Aesthetic Surgery Journal, vol 31, no. 6, pp. 648-657. DOI:

Reply: Use of the reverse yu's flap for difficult reconstruction of the upper lip
Koshy, JC, Ellsworth, WA, Hollier, LH & Stal, S 2011, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 127, no. 2, pp. 994-995. DOI:

Breast reconstruction in women under 30: A 10-year experience
Nahabedian, MY, Ellsworth, WA, Bass, BL, Skoracki, RJ & Heller, L 2011, Breast Journal, vol 17, no. 1, pp. 1-2. DOI:

Breast reconstruction in women under 30: A 10-year experience
Ellsworth, WA , Bass, BL, Skoracki, RJ & Heller, L 2011, Breast Journal, vol 17, no. 1, pp. 18-23. DOI:

Breast implant salvage with the use of acellular dermal matrix following partial mastectomy
Ellsworth, WA, Rizvi, M, Lypka, M, Bass, BL & Friedman, JD 2010, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 126, no. 4. DOI:

Bilateral cleft lip revisions: The abbe flap
Koshy, JC, Ellsworth, WA, Sharabi, SE, Hatef, DA, Hollier, LH & Stal, S 2010, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 126, no. 1, pp. 221-227. DOI:

Labia minora reduction: Guidelines for procedure choice
Ellsworth, WA, Rizvi, M, Smith, B, Cohen, B & Dinh, T 2010, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 125, no. 5. DOI:

Safety and efficacy of suction-assisted lipectomy on irradiated skin and subcutaneous tissue
Ellsworth, WA, Reece, GP & Friedman, JD 2010, Annals of Plastic Surgery, vol 64, no. 4, pp. 442-445. DOI:

Techniques for labia minora reduction: An algorithmic approach
Ellsworth, WA, Rizvi, M, Lypka, M, Gaon, M, Smith, B, Cohen, B & Dinh, T 2010, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, vol 34, no. 1, pp. 105-110. DOI: