Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Research

Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Research

Vanderbilt Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery participates in a variety of basic science, clinical and translational research, including:

  • Advance nerve graft surgery
  • Facial EMG-guided Botox therapy
  • Microtia research, including 3D printing collaborations with tissue engineering
  • Nasal obstruction
  • Patient Reported Outcomes Measures (PROMs)
  • Rhinoplasty functional outcomes
  • Synkinesis
  • Septal perforation

Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Clinical Trials

Vanderbilt Otolaryngology participates in clinical trials for many of our subspecialties, including Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. A searchable list of active studies can be found at Vanderbilt Find a Clinical Trial.

Selected Publications

Vanderbilt Publications

New Physician Spotlight: Shiayin Yang

Shiayin Yang, MD, an otolaryngologist who specializes in aesthetic and reconstructive facial surgery, has joined Vanderbilt University Medical Center after completing a fellowship at the University of Michigan. She began seeing patients Nov. 5. To continue reading...

Scientific Peer-Reviewed Articles

(bolded names held primary faculty appointments in the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the time of publication)