Benjamin Cohen, MD

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


Education & Training

Residency, Harvard University
Internship, Harvard University
MD, Harvard University
Publications

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: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e3181d62a3d

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: 10.1007/s00266-009-9454-5

Male nipple-areola complex reconstruction and correction of chest wall asymmetry following mastectomy
Cohen, BE, Palladino, H & Payne, PE 2009, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol. 123, no. 6. DOI: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e3181a3f54e

Efficacy of a local anesthetic pain pump in abdominoplasty
Bray, DA, Nguyen, J, Craig, J, Cohen, BE & Collins, DR 2007, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol. 119, no. 3, pp. 1054-1059. DOI: 10.1097/01.prs.0000252536.56982.34

Rhytidectomy and parotidectomy combined in the same patient
Boynton, JF, Cohen, BE & Barrera, A 2006, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, vol. 30, no. 1, pp. 125-131. DOI: 10.1007/s00266-005-0153-6

A prospective study of antibiotic efficacy in preventing infection in reduction mammaplasty
Ahmadi, AH, Cohen, BE & Shayani, P 2005, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol. 116, no. 1, pp. 126-131. DOI: 10.1097/01.PRS.0000169719.10060.32

Preventing seroma in the latissimus dorsi flap donor site with fibrin sealant
Weinrach, JC, Cronin, ED, Smith, BK, Collins, DR & Cohen, BE 2004, Annals of Plastic Surgery, vol. 53, no. 1, pp. 12-16. DOI: 10.1097/01.sap.0000112286.30212.12

Postoperative nausea and vomiting in the plastic surgery patient
Steely, RL, Collins, DR, Cohen, BE & Bass, K 2004, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, vol. 28, no. 1, pp. 29-32.

Efficacy of reconstituted and stored botulinum toxin type A: An electrophysiologic and visual study in the auricular muscle of the rabbit
Jabor, MA, Kaushik, R, Shayani, P, Ruiz-Razura, A, Smith, BK, Morimoto, KW & Cohen, BE 2003, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol. 111, no. 7, pp. 2419-2426. DOI: 10.1097/01.PRS.0000061003.68203.56

Autologous breast reconstruction with the extended latissimus dorsi flap
Cohen, BE 2002, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol. 110, no. 3, pp. 760-761.

Nipple-areola reconstruction: Satisfaction and clinical determinants
Jabor, MA, Shayani, P, Collins, DR, Karas, T & Cohen, BE 2002, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol. 110, no. 2, pp. 457-463.

Nipple-areola reconstruction: Satisfaction and clinical determinants
Jabor, MA, Shayani, P, Collins, DR, Karas, T, Cohen, BE & McGrath, MH 2002, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol. 110, no. 2, pp. 464-465.

Long-term clinical experience with the Ruiz-Cohen intraoperative arterial expanders
Lapuerta, L, Shayani, P, Ruiz-Razura, A & Cohen, BE 2002, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol. 109, no. 3, pp. 1123-1127.

Simultaneous bilateral breast reconstruction using latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flaps: A retrospective review of an institutional experience
Smith, BK, Cohen, BE, Biggs, TM & Suber, J 2001, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol 108, no. 5, pp. 1174-1181.

Guidelines for a successful microsurgery training center and research fellowship
Livingston, CK, Ruiz-Razura, A & Cohen, BE 1999, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol. 104, no. 5, pp. 1555-1558. DOI: 10.1097/00006534-199910000-00053

Assessment and longevity of the silicone gel breast implant
Cohen, BE, Biggs, TM, Cronin, ED & Collins, DR 1997, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol. 99, no. 6, pp. 1597-1601.

Supernumerary extensor tendon to the thumb: A case report
Cohen, BE & Haber, JL 1996, Annals of Plastic Surgery, vol. 36, no. 1, pp. 105-107. DOI: 10.1097/00000637-199601000-00022

Comparative study between acute intraoperative arterial elongation and the use of the interpositional vein graft for arterial reconstruction
Ruiz-Razura, A, Sozer, SO, Layton, EG, Hill, LH & Cohen, BE 1995, Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 145-150.

Acute intraoperative arterial elongation: Histologic, morphologic, and vascular reactivity studies
Ruiz-Razura, A, Williams, JL, Reilly, CL, Cohen, BE, Schini, VB, Vanhoutte, PM & Thomsen, S 1994, Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, vol. 10, no. 6, pp. 367-373.

Letter to the editor
Layton, EG, Sozer, SO, Ruiz-Razura, A, Davis, L & Cohen, BE 1994, Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, vol. 10, no. 6.