Warren A. Ellsworth, IV, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery (Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery), Academic Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College

Areas Of Expertise

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

MD, Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Baylor College of Medicine

Safety and efficacy of smooth surface tissue expander breast reconstruction
Fairchild, B, Ellsworth, IV, WA, Selber, JC, Bogue, DP, Zavlin, D, Nemir, S, Checka, CM & Clemens, MW 2020, , Aesthetic surgery journal, vol. 40, no. 1, pp. 53-62. https://doi.org/10.1093/asj/sjy199

Incidental Findings in CT and MR Angiography for Preoperative Planning in DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction
Wagner, RD, Doval, AF, Mehra, NV, Le, HB, Niziol, PA, Ellsworth, IV, WA & Spiegel, AJ 2020, , Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - Global Open, pp. e3159. https://doi.org/10.1097/GOX.0000000000003159

Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting with Plastic Surgery: A Practical Advisory to Etiology, Impact, and Treatment
Manahan, MA, Johnson, DJ, Gutowski, KA, Bonawitz, SC, Ellsworth, WA, Zielinski, M, Thomsen, RW & Basu, CB 2018, , Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol. 141, no. 1, pp. 214-222. https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000003924

Evaluation of the single medial circummuscular perforator DIEP flap: Outcomes and comparison to traditional transmuscular single perforator flap
Rose, JF, Zavlin, D, Garrett, AE, Chegireddy, V & Ellsworth, WA 2018, , Microsurgery, vol. 38, no. 5, pp. 479-488. https://doi.org/10.1002/micr.30273

Breast reconstruction with DIEP and SIEA flaps in patients with prior abdominal liposuction
Zavlin, D, Jubbal, KT, Ellsworth, IV, WA & Spiegel, A 2017, , Microsurgery. https://doi.org/10.1002/micr.30218

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. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2016.08.063

Safety of open ventral hernia repair in high-risk patients with metabolic syndrome: a multi-institutional analysis of 39,118 cases
Zavlin, D, Jubbal, KT, Van Eps, JL, Bass, BL, Ellsworth, WA, Echo, A, Friedman, JD & Dunkin, BJ 2018, , Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 206-213. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.soard.2017.09.521

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. https://doi.org/10.1111/wrr.12508

Amnion membrane in diabetic foot wounds: A meta-analysis
Haugh, AM, Witt, JG, Hauch, A, Darden, M, Parker, G, Ellsworth, WA & Buell, JF 2017, , Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - Global Open, vol. 5, no. 4, 1302. https://doi.org/10.1097/GOX.0000000000001302

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, e647, pp. e647. https://doi.org/10.1097/GOX.0000000000000616

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. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2015.06.034

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. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0035-1549051

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. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0035-1549050

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. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijscr.2015.09.037

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, 747315, pp. 747315. https://doi.org/10.1155/2014/747315

Definitive evidence of rectus abdominis preservation and function after bilateral DIEP breast reconstruction
Izaddoost, S, Ellsworth, IV, WA, Gordley, KP, Vennix, MJ & Bullocks, JM 2013, , Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol. 131, no. 4, pp. 658e-661e. https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0b013e31828278b6

Body contouring after massive weight loss
Ellsworth, IV, 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. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2011.04.041

Perioperative steroids for minimizing Edema and ecchymosis after rhinoplasty: A meta-analysis
Hatef, DA, Ellsworth, IV, WA, Allen, JN, Bullocks, JM, Hollier, LH & Stal, S 2011, , Aesthetic surgery journal, vol. 31, no. 6, pp. 648-657. https://doi.org/10.1177/1090820X11416110

Reply: Use of the reverse yu's flap for difficult reconstruction of the upper lip
Koshy, JC, Ellsworth, IV, WA, Hollier, LH & Stal, S 2011, , Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, vol. 127, no. 2, pp. 994-995. https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0b013e318200ac75