Michael Sosin, MD
“Ensuring my patients feel comfortable, listening to them, and maintaining an open forum of communication allows me to understand their specific vision and unique desires.” – Dr. Michael Sosin

Biography

Dr. Sosin is a plastic and reconstructive surgeon with expertise in aesthetic procedures of the face, body, and breast. He obtained his BA and MD from Rutgers College and Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in a highly competitive, accelerated 7-year BA/MD program. He completed his general surgery training at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC, and is a diplomate of the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Sosin dedicated two years of research in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the prestigious Johns Hopkins University and R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, MD, and then completed a plastic surgery residency at NYU Langone Health, one of the nation's top plastic surgery programs.

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His extensive training has enabled him to adopt and refine the most cutting-edge surgical techniques, emphasizing an individualized approach to enhancing and restoring the face, breast, and body.

Having authored over 90 peer-reviewed publications and 8 book chapters, Dr. Sosin has received multiple awards for resident and student teaching, has been awarded ”Best Clinical Paper” by the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Journal and the American Society for Maxillofacial Surgery, and received a prestigious travel grant from the American College of Surgeons.

A native New Jerseyan, husband, and proud father of two children, Dr. Sosin sees patients in our New Brunswick and Paramus locations.

Curriculum Vitae

 

Employment

 

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery, Diplomate #064701, iss. 4/30/2019
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery, Eligible Candidate November 2022
 

Graduate Medical Education

July 2018-June 2021 — NYU Langone Health – Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Resident
Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery, New York, NY

June 2011-June 2018 — Medstar Georgetown University Hospital - General Surgery Resident
Department of Surgery, Washington, DC

 

Education

August 2008-May 2011 — UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (currently Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School)
Piscataway, NJ
BA/MD 7-year joint program, Rutgers/UMDNJ RWJMS

September 2004-May 2008 — Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey,
New Brunswick, NJ
Bachelor of Arts, Biological Sciences, Magna Cum Laude
Rutgers College SAS Honors Program

 

Postdoctoral Research (Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation)

July 2013-July 2015 — NYU Langone Medical Center
Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery
New York, NY
Research Mentor – Eduardo D. Rodriguez, M.D., D.D.S.
(Chair, Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery, NYU Langone Medical Center)

July 2013-July 2015 — R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical Center
Division of Plastic, Reconstructive, & Maxillofacial Surgery
Baltimore, MD
Research Mentors – Michael R. Christy, M.D. and Branko Bojovic, M.D.
(R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, Division of Plastic, Reconstructive, & Maxillofacial Surgery)

July 2014-July 2015 — Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine/Johns Hopkins Hospital
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Brandacher/Lee VCA Laboratory
Baltimore, MD
Research Mentor – Amir H. Dorafshar, MB.ChB.
(Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital)

 

Grant

June 2016 — Medstar Surgical Resident Research Program Award Recipient – $11,500
Expanding the safety of nipple sparing mastectomy in high risk patients
Mentors: Shawna C. Willey, Eleni A. Tousimis, Troy A. Pittman

 

Publications

Perry AW, Sosin M. Severe allergic reaction to Dermabond. Aesthet Surg J. 2009 Jul-Aug; 29(4):314-316.

Grant RT, Sosin M. Character and the plastic surgeon. Virtual Mentor. 2010 May; 12(5):418-421.

Perry AW, Sosin M., Perry M. Leveling the nipples. Aesthet Surg J. 2011 Sep; 31(7):839-840.

Petrov D, Marchalik D, Sosin M., Bal A. Factors affecting duration of chronic fatigue syndrome in pediatric patients. Indian J Pediatr. 2012 Jan; 79(1):52-55.

Sosin M., Feldman E. Giant juvenile fibroadenoma: a case and review of novel treatment modalities. Breast Dis. 2013; 34(1):35-38.

Patel KM, Economides JM, Franklin B, Sosin M., Attinger C, Ducic I. Correlating patient-reported outcomes and ambulation success following microsurgical lower extremity reconstruction in co-morbid patients. Microsurgery. 2014 Jan; 34(1):1-4.

Sosin M., Patel KM, Albino FP, Nahabedian MY, Bhanot P. A patient-centered appraisal of outcomes following abdominal wall reconstruction: a systematic review of the current literature. Plastic Reconstr Surg. 2014 Feb; 133(2):408-418.

Albino FP, Patel KM, Sosin M., Nahabedian MY, Attinger CE, Bhanot P. Does Mesh Location Matter in Abdominal Wall Reconstruction? A Systematic Review of the Literature and a Summary of Recommendations. Plastic Reconstr Surg. 2013 Nov; 132(5):1295-1304.

Sosin M., Guevara L, Gillian GK. Robotic duodenal polypectomy and pyloroplasty. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech B, Videoscopy. 2014 Jan. online.liebertpub.com/doi/abs/10.1089/vor.2013.0194.

Sosin M., Lumeh W, Cooper M. Torsion of the Retroperitneal Kidney: Uncommon or Underreported? Case Rep Transplant. 2014; 2014:561506.

Sosin M., Nassif SR, Girlanda R, Desai CS, Satoskar R, Kallakury B, Cermak TS, Fishbein TM. Donor-related Plasmacytoma of the Peritoneum Three Years after Liver Transplantation: a Case Report. Am J Transplant. 2014 Feb; 14(2):472-476.

Patel KM, Sosin M., Ramineni PS. FreeStyle Propeller Flaps from the Lower Abdomen: A Valuable Reconstructive Option for Proximal Thigh Defects. Microsurgery. 2014 Mar; 34(3):233-236.

Patel KM, Mantell M, Sosin M., Ramineni P. Chimeric Functional Latissimus Flap Transfer to Restore Ankle Dorsiflexion Following a Traumatic Defect of the Lower Leg: A Case Report. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2014 May; 30(4):279-282.

Ter Louw RP, Patel KM, Sosin M., Weissler JM, Nahabedian MY. Patient-centred decision making in breast reconstruction utilising the delayed-immediate algorithm. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2014. Apr; 67(4):477-482.

Sosin M., Tousimis E. Commentary on “Videoendoscopic Single-Port Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy and Immediate Reconstruction.” J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2014 Jul; 24(7):506-507.

Woodall JD, Schultz BD, Sosin M., Barth RN. Large Animal Models for Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation. Curr Transplant Rep. 2014; 1:190-196. link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s40472-014-0026-5#page-1

Sosin M., Woodall J, Schultz B, Chaudhry A, Bojovic B, Christy MR, Rodriguez ED, Drachenberg CB. Evolving Concepts of Skin and Mucosal Biopsy in Facial Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation. Curr Transplant Rep. 2014; 1:197-202. link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s40472-014-0023-8#page-1

Perry AW, Sosin M. Reconstruction of ear deformity from post-piercing perichondritis. Arch Plast Surg. 2014 Sep; 41(5):609-612.

Sosin M., Patel KM, Nahabedian MY, Bhanot P. Patient-centered outcomes following laparoscopic ventral hernia repair: a systematic review of the current literature. Am J Surg. 2014 Oct; 208(4):677-684.

Patel KM, Sosin M., Constantinescu T, Lin CY, Cheng MH. Perfusion-related complications and strategies for success following distal vascularized lymph node transfers. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Oct; 134(4 Suppl 1):144-145.

Sosin M., Lin YT, Steinberg J, Oliver N, Patel KM. Functional donor site morbidity following vascularized toe transfer procedures: a review of the literature and biomechanical consideration for surgical site selection. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Oct; 134(4 Suppl 1)37.

Sosin M., De La Cruz C, Mundinger GS, Bojovic B, Christy MR, Rodrigued ED. Traumatic optic neuropathy: an 8-year experience of management and outcomes analysis. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Oct; 134(4 Suppl 1):17.

Mohan R, Fisher M, Dorafshar AH, Sosin M., Bojovic B, Gandhi D, Iliff NT, Rodriguez ED. Principles of Face Transplant Revision: Beyond Primary Repair. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Dec; 134(6): 1295-1304.

Slater JC, Sosin M., Rodriguez ED, Bojovic B. Bilateral, Bipedicled DIEP Flap for Staged Reconstruction of Cranial Deformity. Craniomaxillofac Trauma Reconstr. 2014 Dec; 7(4):313-317.

Sosin M., Iliff NT, Rodriguez ED. Application of the blink assessment in facial transplantation. JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2014 Dec 1; 16(6):457.

Sosin M., Mohan R, Fisher M, Dorafshar A, Bojovic B, Gandhi D, Iliff N, Rodriguez ED. Face Transplant Revisions: A Cautionary Endeavor. Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation. 2014; 1(1-2),52-53.

Sosin M., De La Cruz C, Christy MR. Endoscopic-assisted infraorbital nerve release. Case Reports in Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery. 2014 Dec; 1(1):20–22. informahealthcare.com/doi/full/10.3109/23320885.2014.987286

Sosin M., Mundinger GS, Dorafshar AH, Fisher M, Christy MR, Bojovic B, Iliff NT, Rodriguez ED. Eyelid transplantation: Lessons from a total face transplant and the importance of blink. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Jan; 135(1):167e-175e.

Fisher M, Sosin M., Weimer K, Rodriguez ED. Abstract P62: The Accuracy of Computer-Aided Design And Manufacturing in Orthognathic Surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015; 135:1240.

Chaudhry A, Sosin M., Bojovic B, Christy M, Drachenberg CB, Rodriguez ED. Abstract 55: Defining the role of skin and mucosal biopsy in facial allotransplantation: a 2-year review and analysis of histology. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015; 135:1205.

Sosin M., Mundinger GS, Drachenberg CB, Rodriguez ED. Abstract 29: Evidence of Lymphatic Neovascularization and Early Reconstitution of Lymphatics Following Face Transplantation. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015; 135:1192.

Sosin M., Devulapalli C, Fehring C, Hammond ER, Willey SC, Spear S, Feldman ED. Abstract P25: Breast Cancer Following Augmentation Mammoplasty. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015; 135:140.

Sosin M., Mohan R, Fisher M, Dorafshar A, Bojovic B, Gandhi D, Iliff N, Rodriguez ED. Face Transplant Revisions: A Cautionary Endeavor. Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation, 1:1-2, 52-53.

Perry AW, Sosin M., Weissler JM, Chiaffarano JM, Barnard NJ. Multiple glomus tumors presenting as an aesthetic abnormality. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2015 Apr; 39(2):236-239.

Sosin M., Schultz BD, De La Cruz C, Hammond ER, Christy MR, Bojovic B, Rodriguez ED. Microsurgical Scalp Reconstruction in the Elderly: A Systematic Review and Pooled Analysis of the Current Data. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Mar; 135(3):856-866.

(co-first author) Schultz BD, Sosin M., Nam A, Mohan R, Zhang P, Khalifian S, Vranis M, Manson PN, Bojovic B, Rodriguez ED. Classification of Mandible Defects and Algorithm for Microvascular Reconstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Apr; 135(4):743e-754e.

Chaudhry A, Sosin M., Bojovic B, Christy MR, Drachenberg CB, Rodriguez ED. Abstract 114: Defining The Role Of Skin And Mucosal Biopsy In Facial Allotransplantation. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 May; 135(5S Suppl):83.

Sosin M., De La Cruz C, Bojovic B, Christy MR, Rodriguez ED. Microsurgical Reconstruction of Complex Scalp Defects: an Appraisal of Flap Selection and the Timing of Complications. J Craniofac Surg. 2015 Jun; 26(4):1186-1191.

Sosin M., Sofat S, Felbaum DR, Seastedt KP, McGrail KM, Bhanot P. Laparoscopic-Assisted Peritoneal Shunt Insertion for Ventriculoperitoneal and Lumboperitoneal Shunt Placement: an Institutional Experience of 53 Consecutive Cases. Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech. 2015 Jun; 25(3): 235-237.

Sosin M., Sinada GG, Rodriguez ED, Dorafshar AH. Intraoral Microvascular Anastomosis of an Iliac Free Flap for Maxillary Fibrous Dysplasia. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2015; S0278-2391(15)00617-5.

Chapman WC Jr, Sosin M., Salameh JR, Espinel CF. The hepatic buttress: A novel surgical technique to treat an intrapericardial diaphragmatic defect after hybrid myocardial ablation. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Jul; 150(1):e5-7.

Sosin M., Sosin BL, Rodriguez ED. Accidental Trichloroacetic Acid Burn in a Gynecology Office. Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Dec; 126(6):1290-1293.

Patel KM, Manrique O, Sosin M., Hashmi MA, Poysophon P, Henderson R. Lymphatic mapping and lymphedema surgery in the breast cancer patient. Gland Surg. 2015 Jun; 4(3):244-256.

Sosin M., Lin CH, Steinberg J, Hammond ER, Poysophon P, Iorio ML, Patel KM. Functional Donor Site Morbidity After Vascularized Toe Transfer Procedures: A Review of the Literature and Biomechanical Consideration for Surgical Site Selection. Ann Plast Surg. 2016 Jun; 76(6):735-42.

Sosin M., Pulcrano M, Feldman ED, Patel KM, Nahabedian MY, Weissler JM, Rodriguez ED. Giant Juvenile fibroadenoma: a systematic review with diagnostic and treatment recommendations. Gland Surg. 2015 Aug; 4:312-321.

Sosin M., Weissler JM, Pulcrano M, Rodriguez ED. Transcartilaginous ear piercing and infectious complications: A systematic review and critical analysis of outcomes. Laryngoscope. 2015 Aug; 125(8):1827-1834.

Chaudhry A, Sosin M., Bojovic B, Christy M, Drachenberg CB, Rodriguez ED. Defining the role of skin and mucosal biopsy in facial allotransplantation: a 2-year review and analysis of histology. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Sep; 136(3):559-567.

Sosin M., Chaudhry A, De La Cruz C, Bojovic B, Manson PN, Rodriguez ED. Lessons Learned in Scalp Reconstruction and Tailoring Free Tissue Transfer in the Elderly: A Case Series and Literature Review. Craniomaxillofac Traum Reconstr. 2015 Sep; 8(3):179-189.

Calva D, Chopra KK, Sosin M., De La Cruz, Bojovic B, Rodriguez ED, Manson PN, Christy MR. Manson's Point: A Facial Landmark to Identify the Facial Artery. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. Sep 2015; 68(9):1221-1227.

(co-first author) Torregrossa G, Sosin M., Gerosa G, Tuffaha SH, Gottlieb LJ, Christy MR, Dorafshar AH. Chest Wall, Thymus, and Heart Transplant: Pushing the Boundary of Solid Organ and Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation. Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation. 2:2, 29-36.

Sosin M., Rodriguez ED. Microsurgical Scalp Reconstruction in the Elderly: A Systematic Review and Pooled Analysis of the Current Data. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Oct; 136(4):566e-567e.

Chopra K, Calva D, Sosin M., Tadisina KK, Banda A, De La Cruz C, Chaudhry MR, Legesse T, Drachenberg CB, Manson PN, Christy MR. A Comprehensive Examination of Topographic Thickness of Skin in the Human Face. Aesthet Surg J. 2015 Nov; 35(8):1007-1013.

El-Sabawi B, Sosin M., Carey JN, Nahabedian MY, Patel KM. Breast Reconstruction and Adjuvant Therapy: A Systematic Review of Surgical Outcomes. J Surg Oncol. 2015 Dec; 112(5):458-464.

Sosin M., De La Cruz C, Mundinger GS, Saadat SY, Nam AJ, Manson PN, Christy MR, Bojovic B, Rodriguez ED. Treatment Outcomes Following Traumatic Optic Neuropathy. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Jan; 137(1):231-238.

Oh B, Furtmüller GJ, Sosin M., Fryer ML, Gottlieb LJ, Christy MR, Brandacher G, Dorafshar AH. A Novel Microsurgical Model for Heterotopic, En Bloc Chest Wall, Thymus, and Heart Transplantation in Mice. J Vis Exp. 2016 Jan 23; (107)

Sosin M., Mundinger GS, Dorafshar AH, Iliff NT, Christensen JM, Christy MR, Bojovic B, Rodriguez ED. Optimizing Reconstruction with Periorbital Transplantation: Clinical Indications and Anatomic Considerations. Plast Reconstr Surg Global Open. 2016 Feb 26; 4(2):e628.

Sosin M., Ceradini DJ, Hazen A, Levine JP, Staffenberg DA, Saadeh PB, Flores RL, Brecht LE, Bernstein GL, Rodriguez ED. Total Face, Eyelids, Ears, Scalp, and Skeletal Subunit Transplant Cadaver Simulation: The Culmination of Aesthetic, Craniofacial, and Microsurgery Principles. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 May; 137(5):1569-1581.

Sosin M., Ceradini DJ, Hazen A, Sweeney NG, Brecht LE, Levine JP, Staffenberg DA, Saadeh PB, Bernstein GL, Rodriguez ED. Total Face, Eyelids, Ears, Scalp, and Skeletal Subunit Transplant Research Procurement: A Translational Simulation Model. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 May; 137(5):845e-854e.

Sosin M., Yin C, Poysophon P, Patel KP. Understanding the Concepts and Physiologic Principles of Lymphatic Microsurgery. J Reconstr Microsurg. 2016 Oct; 32(8):571-579.

Diaz-Siso JR, Sosin M., Plana NM, Rodriguez ED. Face transplantation: Complications, implications, and an update for the oncologic surgeon. J Surg Oncol. 2016 Jun; 113(8):971-975.

Sosin M., Ceradini DJ, Levine JP, Hazen A, Staffenberg DA, Saadeh PB, Flores RL, Sweeney NG, Bernstein GL, Rodriguez ED. Total Face, Eyelids, Ears, Scalp, and Skeletal Subunit Transplant: A Reconstructive Solution for the Full Face and Total Scalp Burn. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Jul; 138(1):205-19.

Sosin M., Rodriguez ED. The Face Transplantation Update: 2016. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Jun; 137(6):1841-1850.

Sosin M., Weiner LA, Robertson BC, DeJesus RA. Treatment of a Recurrent Neuroma Within Nerve Allograft With Autologous Nerve Reconstruction. Hand (N Y). 2016 Jun; 11(2):NP5-9.

Caplan AL, Kimberly LL, Parent B, Sosin M., Rodriguez ED. The Ethics of Penile Transplantation: Preliminary Recommendations. Transplantation. 2017 Jun; 101(6):1200-1205.

Pulcrano M, Evans SRT, Sosin M. Quality of Life and Burnout Rates Across Surgical Specialties: A Systematic Review and Qualitative Analysis of the Current Literature. JAMA Surg. 2016 Oct 1; 151(10):970-978.

Stalder MW, Sosin M., Urbinelli LJ, Mayo JL, Dorafshar AH, St. Hilaire H, Borsuk DE, Rodriguez ED. Avoiding Facial Incisions with Midface Free Tissue Transfer. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2017 Feb 22; 5(2):e1218.

Weissler JM, Sosin M., Dorafshar AH, Garcia JR. Combining Virtual Surgical Planning, Intraoperative Navigation, and 3D Printing in Prosthetic-Based Bilateral Microtia Reconstruction. J OralMaxillofac Surg. 2017 Jan 4; S0278-2391(16):31325-8.

El-Sabawi B, Ho AL, Sosin M., Patel KM. Patient-centered outcomes of breast reconstruction in the setting of post-mastectomy radiotherapy: A comprehensive review of the literature. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2017 Jun; 70(6):768-780.

Alimi Y, Sosin M., Borsinger TM, Garrett JR, Salameh JR, Espinel CF. Implications of Clostridium septicum in Vascular Surgery: A Case Report and Outcomes Literature Review. Ann Vasc Surg. 2017 Aug; 43:314.e5-314.e11.

Caso R, Beamer M, Lofthus AD, Sosin M. Integrating surgery and genetic testing for the modern surgeon. Ann Transl Med. 2017 Oct; 5(20):399.

Sosin M., Mundinger GS, Drachenberg CB, Rodriguez ED. Lymphatic Reconstitution and Regeneration After Face Transplantation. Ann Plast Surg. 2017 Nov; 79(5):505-508.

Bartholomew AJ, Houk AK, Pulcrano M, Shara NM, Kwagyan J, Jackson PG, Sosin M. Meta-analysis of Surgeon Burnout Syndrome and Specialty Differences. J Surg Ed. 2018. pii: S1931-7204(17)30619-0.

Sosin M., Devulapalli C, Fehring C, Hammond ED, Willey SC, Tousimis EA, Spear SL, Nahabedian MY, Feldman ED. Breast cancer following augmentation mammaplasty: a case-control study. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Apr; 141(4):833-840.

Sosin M., Gulla A, Potdevin L, Cox SE, Bartholomew AJ, Seevaratnam S, Sigdel M, Pittman TA, Willey SC, Tousimis EA. Timing of radiation therapy in nipple-sparing mastectomy influences outcomes and patient-reported quality of life. Breast J. 2018 Nov; 24(6):934-939.

Haslinger ML, Sosin M., Bartholomew AJ, Crocker A, Gulla A, Willey SC, Pittman TA, Tousimis EA. Positive Nipple Margin After Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy: An Alternative and Oncologically Safe Approach to Preserving the Nipple-Areolar Complex. Ann Surg Oncol. 2018 Aug; 25(8):2303-2307.

Nahabedian MY, Sosin M., Bhanot P. A Current Review of Biologic Meshes in Abdominal Wall Reconstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Sep; 142(3S Current Concepts in Abdominal Wall Reconstruction):74S-81S.

Sosin M., Nahabedian MY, Bhanot P. The Perfect Plane: A Systematic Review of Mesh Location and Outcomes, Update 2018. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Sep; 142(3S Current Concepts in Abdominal Wall Reconstruction):107S-116S.

Black CK, Termanini KM, Aguirre O, Hawksworth JS, Sosin M. Solid organ transplantation in the 21st century. Ann Transl Med. 2018 Oct; 6(20):409.

Dugan M, Sosin M., Caso R, Vadlamudi C, Bayasi M, Marshall MB. Considering the role of incidental appendectomy during colonic interposition gastroesophageal reconstruction. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 Feb; 157(2):e59-e61.

Sosin M., Gupta SS, Wang JS, Costellic CD, Gulla A, Bartholomew AJ, O'Neill SC, Hechenbleikner EM, Collins BT, Rudra S, Collins SP, Chaldekas KM, Seevaratnam S, Langan RC, Willey SC, Tousimis EA. A Prospective Analysis of Quality of Life and Toxicity Outcomes in Treating Early Breast Cancer With Breast Conservation Therapy and Intraoperative Radiation Therapy. Front. Oncol. 2018 Dec 3; 8:545.

Sosin M., Kent J, Chahine AA. Enterobius vermicularis Appendiceal Colic. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2019 May; 29(5):717-719.

Greenfield JA, Kantar RS, Rifkin WJ, Sosin M., Diaz-Siso JR, Patel P, Fleming JC, Iliff NT, Lee BW, Rodriguez ED. Ocular Considerations in Face Transplantation: Report of 2 Cases and Review of the Literature. Opthal Plast Reconstr Surg. 2019. May/Jun; 35(3):218-226.

Bartholomew AJ, Dervishaj OA, Sosin M., Kerivan LT, Tung SS, Caragacianu DL, Willey SC, Tousimis EA. Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy and Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy: Timing and Postoperative Complications. Ann Surg Oncol. 2019 Sep; 26(9):2768-2772.

Kantar RS, Alfonso AR, Ramly EP, Diaz-Siso JR, Jacoby A, Sosin M., Ceradini DJ, Rodriguez ED. Incidence of Preventable Nonfatal Craniofacial Injuries and Implications for Facial Transplantation. J Craniofac Surg. 2019 Oct; 30(7):2023-2025

Alimi Y, Merle C, Sosin M., Mahan M, Bhanot P. Mesh and Plane Selection: A Summary of Options and Outcomes. Plast Aesthet Res 2020; 7:5 DOI: 10.20517/2347-9264.2019.39

Caso R, Fabrizio A, Sosin M. Prolonged follow-up of colorectal cancer patients after 5 years: To follow or not to follow, that is the question (and how)! Ann Transl Med. 2020 Mar; 8(5):164.

Bozzuto LM, Bartholomew AJ, Tung S, Sosin M., Tambar S, Cox S, Perez-Alvarez IM, King CA, Chan MC, Pittman TJ, Tousimis EA. Decreased postoperative pain and opioid use following prepectoral versus subpectoral breast reconstruction after mastectomy: A retrospective cohort study: Pain after pre-versus subpectoral reconstruction. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2020 Dec; 13:S1748-6815(20)30676-8.

Sosin M., Termanini KM, Black CK, Thanik V, Saadeh PB, Levine JP. Simultaneous Ventral Hernia Repair and Panniculectomy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Outcomes. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2020 Apr; 145(4):1059-1067.

King CA, Perez-Alvarez IM, Bartholomew AJ, Bozzuto LM, Griffith KF, Sosin M., Thibodeau R, Gopwani S, Myers J, Fan KL, Tousimis EA. Opioid-Free Anesthesia for Patients Undergoing Mastectomy: A Matched Comparison. Breast J. 2020 Sep; 26(9):1742-1747.

Greenfield JA, Kantar RS, Rifkin WJ, Sosin M., Diaz-Siso JR, Patel P, Fleming JC, Iliff NT, Lee BW, Rodriguez ED. Reply re: "Facial Transplantation and Ocular Considerations". Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2020 Jul/Aug; 36(4):423-424.

Sosin M., Robinson IS, Diep GK, Alfonso AR, Maliha SG, Ceradini DJ, Levine JP, Staffenberg DA, Saadeh PB, Rodriguez ED. Feasibility and Perception of Cross-sex Face Transplantation to Expand the Donor Pool. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2020 Sep 24; 8(9):e3100.

Alimi Y, Devulapalli C, Zolper EG, Bekeny JC, Sosin M., Nahabedian MY, Evans KK, Bhanot P. Concurrent Ventral Hernia Repair and Panniculectomy with A Multidisciplinary Team: A Matched Pairs Study. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2020 (Under Review)

Azalia A, Bartholomew A, Sosin M., Deldar R, Griffith KF, Willey SC, Song DH, Fan KL, Tousimis EA. Acute Postoperative Complications in Prepectoral vs Subpectoral Reconstruction following Nipple-sparing Mastectomy. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2020 Dec; 146(6):715e-720e.

Mills EC, Alfonso AR, Wolfe EM, Park JJ, Najera Sweeney G, Hoffman AF, Felsenheld JH, Sosin M., Ramly EP, Rodriguez ED. Public Perception of Cross-sex Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation. Ann Plast Surg. Dec; 85(6):685-690.

Kantar RS, Berman ZP, Diep GK, Ramly EP, Alfonso AR, Sosin M., Lee Z, Kaoutzanis C, Yu JW, Ceradini DJ, Dagher NN, Levine JP. Hepatic Artery Microvascular Anastomosis in Liver Transplantation: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Ann Plast Surg. 2021 Jan; 86(1):96-102.

Dammeyer K, Alfonso AR, Diep GK, Kantar RS, Berman ZP, Daar DA, Ramly EP, Sosin M., Ceradini DJ. Predicting postoperative complications following mastectomy in the elderly: Evidence for the 5-factor frailty index. Breast J. 2021 Mar 1.

Kantar RS, Alfonso AR, Diep GK, Berman ZP, Rifkin WJ, Diaz-Siso JR, Sosin M., Gelb BE, Ceradini DJ, Rodriguez ED. Facial Transplantation: Principles and Evolving Concepts. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2021 Jun 1; 147(6):1022e-1038e.

King CA, Bartholomew AJ, Sosin M., Avila A, Famiglietti AL, Perez-Alvarez IM, Song DH, Fan KL, Tousimis EA. A Critical Appraisal of Late Complications of Prepectoral vs. Subpectoral Breast Reconstruction following Nipple-sparing Mastectomy. Ann Surg Onc. 2021 Aug 12 (Ahead of print)

 

Book Chapters

Ketan M. Patel, Michael Sosin, Ming-Huei Cheng. Chapter 8: Physiologic Principles of Lymphatic Microsurgery. Principles and Practice of Lymphedema Surgery, edited by Ketan M. Patel, David W. Chang, Ming-Huei Cheng. Apr 2014

Michael Sosin, Mark Fisher, Eduardo D. Rodriguez. Chapter 14: Head and Neck Reconstruction. Flaps and Reconstructive Surgery, 2nd Edition, edited by Fu-Chan Wei and Samir Mardini. Apr 2014

Michael Sosin , Eduardo D. Rodriguez. Chapter 1: Face Transplantation. Recent Advances in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, 4th Edition, edited by Anil Lalwani and Markus Pfister. Aug 2014

Michael Sosin, Eduardo D. Rodriguez. Chapter 45: Face Transplant. Brennan et al. Maxillofacial Surgery, 2nd Edition, edited by Peter Brennan, Henning Schliephake, Luke Cascarini, and Ghali Ghali. Dec 2014

Michael Sosin, Eduardo D. Rodriguez. Chapter 29: Zygomaticomaxillary Complex Repair. Atlas of Operative Craniofacial Surgery edited by John Mesa, Robert Havlik, Donald Mackay, Steven Buchman, and Joseph Losee. Dec 2014

Michael Sosin, Nicholas D. Brownstone, Eduardo D. Rodriguez. Chapter 51: Vascularised Composite Allotransplantation (Face Transplantation). Atlas of Operative Maxillofacial Trauma Surgery edited by Michael Perry and Simon Holmes. May 2015

Michael Sosin, Eduardo D. Rodriguez. The Current State of Face Transplantation. Proceedings of the P-I Brånemark Memorial Symposium, Stockholm 2015, edited by Daniel van Steenberghe. Mar 2016

Michael Sosin, Eduardo Rodriguez. Chapter 19: Face Transplantation. Plastic Surgery, 4th Edition, edited by Peter C. Neligan. June 2017

 

Podium presentations

* to be presented

Sosin M., Patel KM, Albino FP, Nahabedian MY, Bhanot P. A patient-centered appraisal of outcomes following abdominal wall reconstruction: a systematic review of the current literature. American Society of Plastic Surgery – The Meeting 2013. October 13, 2013. San Diego, CA. Apr 2013

Sosin M., Patel KM, Guevara L, Nahabedian MY, Bhanot P. Patient-Centered Outcomes Following Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair: A Systematic Review of the Current Literature. SAGES 2014 Annual Meeting. April 5, 2014 Salt Lake City, Utah.

Calva D, Chopra K, Sosin M., Manson PN, Christy MR. Manson’s Point: A Facial Landmark to Identify the Facial Artery. 6th Annual Johns Hopkins/University of Maryland Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Research Symposium. June 12, 2014. Baltimore, MD.

Sosin M., Schultz BD, De La Cruz C, Rodriguez ED. A systematic review of free tissue transfer in the management of scalp reconstruction in elderly patients. 6th Annual Johns Hopkins/University of Maryland Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Research Symposium. June 12, 2014. Baltimore, MD.

Nam A, Sosin M., De La Cruz C, Manson PN, Rodriguez ED. Traumatic Optic Neuropathy: Shock Trauma Experience. 6th Annual Johns Hopkins/University of Maryland Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Research Symposium. June 12, 2014. Baltimore, MD.

Sosin M., Devulapalli C, Hammond E, Fehring C, Spear SL, Willey SC, Tousimis EA, Feldman ED. Breast cancer following augmentation mammoplasty: an institutional case-control series. Georgetown Department of Surgery, Hufnagel Research Symposium. June 17, 2014. Washington, DC.

Sosin M., Chaudhry A, Bojovic B, Christy MR, Drachenberg CB, Rodriguez ED. Defining the role of skin and mucosal biopsy in facial allotransplantation: a 2-year analysis of histology. Georgetown Department of Surgery, Hufnagel Research Symposium. June 17, 2014. Washington, DC.

Sosin M., Lin YT, Steinberg J, Oliver N, Patel KM. Functional Donor Site Morbidity Following Vascularized Toe Transfer Procedures: A Review of the Literature and Biomechanical Consideration for Surgical Site Selection. Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons 31st Annual Meeting. September 13, 2014. Providence, RI.

Sosin M., De La Cruz C, Christy MR. Endoscopic-assisted infraorbital nerve release after craniofacial trauma. Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons 31st Annual Meeting. September 13, 2014. Providence, RI.

Sosin M., De La Cruz C, Mundinger GS, Bojovic B, Christy MR, Rodriguez ED. Traumatic Optic Neuropathy: 8 year Experience in Management and Outcomes Analysis. American Society of Plastic Surgery – The Meeting 2014. October 11, 2014. Chicago, IL.

Sosin M., Lin YT, Steinberg J, Oliver N, Patel KM. Functional Donor Site Morbidity Following Vascularized Toe Transfer Procedures: A Review of the Literature and Biomechanical Consideration for Surgical Site Selection. American Society of Plastic Surgery – The Meeting 2014. October 11, 2014. Chicago, IL.

Patel KM, Sosin M., Constantinescu T, Lin CY, Cheng MH. Perfusion-related complications and strategies for success following distal vascularized lymph node transfers. American Society of Plastic Surgery – The Meeting 2014. October 11, 2014. Chicago, IL.

Sosin M., Mohan R, Fisher M, Dorafshar A, Bojovic B, Gandhi D, Iliff N, Rodriguez ED. Face Transplant Revisions: A Cautionary Endeavor. American Society of Reconstructive Transplantation 4th Biennial Meeting. November 21, 2014. Chicago, IL.

Sosin M., Mundinger GS, Dorafshar AH, Fisher M, Bojovic B, Christy MR, Iliff NT, Rodriguez ED. Eyelid Transplantation: Lessons from a Total Face Transplant and the Importance of Blink. American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery Annual Meeting. January 26, 2015. Paradise Island, Bahamas.

Calva D, Chopra KK, Sosin M., De La Cruz, Bojovic B, Rodriguez ED, Manson PN, Christy MR. Manson's Point: A Facial Landmark to Identify the Facial Artery. American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery Annual Meeting. January 26, 2015. Paradise Island, Bahamas.

Sosin M., Mundinger GS, Iliff NT, Christensen JM, Dorafshar AH, Christy MR, Bojovic B, Rodriguez ED. Optimizing Reconstruction with Periorbital Transplantation:Clinical Indications and Anatomic Considerations. American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery Annual Meeting. January 26, 2015. Paradise Island, Bahamas.

Sosin M., Mundinger GS, Iliff NT, Christensen JM, Dorafshar AH, Christy MR, Bojovic B, Rodriguez ED. Optimizing Reconstruction with Periorbital Transplantation:Clinical Indications and Anatomic Considerations. American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery Annual Meeting. January 26, 2015. Paradise Island, Bahamas.

Sosin M., Torregrossa G, Gerosa G, Tuffaha SH, Dorafshar AH. Pushing the Boundary of Solid Organ and Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation: A Clinical Chest Wall, Thymus, and Heart Transplant Simulation. American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery Annual Meeting. January 26, 2015. Paradise Island, Bahamas.

First Place Commission on Cancer:
Sosin M., Devulapalli C, Fehring C, Hammond ER, Willey SC, Spear S, Feldman ED. Breast Cancer Following Augmentation Mammaplasty: An Institutional Case-Control Study. DC American College of Surgeons: All Surgeons Day. March 7, 2015.

Sosin M., Mundinger GS, Drachenberg CB, Rodriguez ED. Evidence of Lymphatic Neovascularization and Early Reconstitution of Lymphatics Following Face Transplantation. American Association of Plastic Surgeons 94th Annual Meeting. April 13, 2015.

Chaudhry A, Sosin M., Bojovic B, Christy MR, Drachenberg CB, Rodriguez ED. Defining The Role of Skin and Mucosal Biopsy in Facial Allotransplantation: A 2-year Review and Analysis of Histology. American Association of Plastic Surgeons 94th Annual Meeting. April 14, 2015.

Chopra KK, Calva D, Sosin M., Tadisina KK, De La Cruz C, Chaudhry MR, Legesse T, Manson PN, Drachenberg CB, Christy MR. A Topographic Analysis of Skin Thickness. American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons The Aesthetic Meeting 2015. May 15, 2015. Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Chaudhry A, Sosin M., Bojovic B, Christy MR, Drachenberg CB, Rodriguez ED. Defining The Role of Skin and Mucosal Biopsy in Facial Allotransplantation: A 2-year Review and Analysis of Histology. Plastic Surgery Research Council Annual Meeting. May 16, 2015. Seattle, Washington.

Sosin M., Ceradini DJ, Hazen A, Levine JP, Staffenberg DA, Saadeh PB, Flores RL, Brecht LE, Murphy J, Maroutsis M, Sweeney NG, Bernstein GL, Rodriguez ED. Advancing Face Transplantation from Theory to Practice for a Full Face and Scalp Burn. Blair Rogers NYU Langone Department of Plastic Surgery 1st Annual Research Symposium. June 2, 2015. New York, New York.

Sosin M., Fisher M, Weimer K, Rodriguez ED. The Accuracy of Computer-Aided Design and Manufacturing in Orthognathic Surgery. Georgetown Department of Surgery, Hufnagel Research Symposium. June 16, 2015. Washington, DC.

Awarded Best Basic Science Presentation:
Sosin M., Torregrossa G, Gerosa G, Tuffaha SH, Oh B, Furtmüller GJ, Fryer ML, Gottlieb LJ, Christy MR, Brandacher G, Dorafshar AH. Pushing the boundary of combined solid organ and vascularized composite allotransplantation: establishing two models for en bloc chest wall, thymus, and heart transplantation. Medstar Georgetown Department of Surgery, Hufnagel Research Symposium. June 16, 2015. Washington, DC.

Sosin M., Torregrossa G, Gerosa G, Tuffaha SH, Oh B, Furtmüller GJ, Fryer ML, Gottlieb LJ, Christy MR, Brandacher G, Dorafshar AH. Pushing the boundary of combined solid organ and vascularized composite allotransplantation: establishing two models for en bloc chest wall, thymus, and heart transplantation. 7th Annual Johns Hopkins/University of Maryland Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Research Symposium. June 18, 2015. Baltimore, MD.

Dorafshar AH, Sosin M., Torregrossa G, Gerosa G, Tuffaha SH, Oh B, Furtmüller GJ, Fryer ML, Gottlieb LJ, Christy MR, Brandacher G. Pushing the boundary of combined solid organ and vascularized composite allotransplantation: establishing two models for en bloc chest wall, thymus, and heart transplantation. American College of Surgeons: Clinical Congress. October 5, 2015. Chicago, IL.

Sosin M., Ceradini DJ, Levine JP, Hazen A, Staffenberg DA, Saadeh PB, Flores RL, Sweeney NG, Bernstein GL, Rodriguez ED. Total Face, Eyelids, Ears, Scalp, and Skeletal Subunit Transplant: the Pursuit of Optimizing the Full Face and Total Scalp Burn. Medstar Georgetown Department of Surgery, Hufnagel Research Symposium. June 14, 2016. Washington, DC.

Sosin M., Crocker C, Nijhar K, Moroni EA, Chan MC, Gulla A, Pittman TA, Willey SC, Tousimis EA. Expanding the safety of nipple-sparing mastectomy to “high risk” patients. DC American College of Surgeons: All Surgeons Day. April 8, 2017. Washington, DC.

Awarded Best Clinical Research Presentation:
Sosin M., Crocker C, Nijhar K, Moroni EA, Chan MC, Gulla A, Pittman TA, Willey SC, Tousimis EA. Expanding the safety of nipple-sparing mastectomy to “high risk” patients. Medstar Georgetown Department of Surgery, Hufnagel Research Symposium. June 13, 2017. Washington, DC.

Sosin M., Crocker C, Nijhar K, Moroni EA, Chan MC, Gulla A, Pittman TA, Willey SC, Tousimis EA. Expanding the safety of nipple-sparing mastectomy to “high risk” patients. American College of Surgeons: Clinical Congress. San Diego, CA.

Haslinger ML, Sosin M., Bartholomew AJ, Crocker AB, Gulla A, Seevaratnam S, Pittman TA, Willey SC, Tousimis EA. Management of the positive nipple margin in nipple-sparing mastectomy: a less aggressive and oncologically safe approach. Western Surgical Association Annual Meeting. November 5, 2017. Scottsdale, AZ.

Sosin M., Nahabedian MY, Bhanot P. The Perfect Plane: A Systematic Review of Mesh Location and Outcomes, Update 2018. DC American College of Surgeons: All Surgeons Day. May 12, 2018. Washington, DC.

Sosin M., Bartholomew AJ, Kerivan L, Tousimis EA, Willey SC, Pittman TA. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Does Not Decrease Progression of Ischemia to Necrosis in Nipple-sparing Mastectomy. 63rd Annual Plastic Surgery Research Council. May 17-20, 2018 Birmingham, AL.

Top Abstract Award (2nd place):
Sosin M., Nijhar K, Bartholomew AJ, Bhanot P. Outcomes of Immediate, Multi-staged Abdominal Wall Reconstruction of Infected Mesh: Predictors of Surgical Site Outcomes and Hernia Recurrence. 10th Annual Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Conference. June 7-9, 2018. Washington, DC.

Bozzuto LM, Bartholomew AJ, Sosin M., Turissini JD, Cox SE, Tousimis EA, Willey SC. Surgical complications in nipple-sparing mastectomy: safe in the elderly. American College of Surgeons: Clinical Congress. Oct 2018

Bartholomew AJ, Lassiter GM, Sosin M., Tung SS, Gulla A, Cox SE, Bozzuto LM, Willey SC, Tousimis EA. Trends in Surgical Complications Following Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy: Institutional Trends Throughout a Decade of Experience. American College of Surgeons: Clinical Congress. Oct 2018

Sosin M., Nijhar K, Bartholomew AJ, Bhanot P. Outcomes of Immediate, Multi-staged Abdominal Wall Reconstruction of Infected Mesh: Predictors of Surgical Site Outcomes and Hernia Recurrence. American College of Surgeons: Clinical Congress. Oct 2018

Bartholomew AJ, Kerivan LT, Sosin M., Bozzuto LM, Tousimis EA, Willey SC. Impact of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy on Postoperative Complications: Analysis of the American Society of Breast Surgeons Nipple-sparing Mastectomy Registry. American College of Surgeons: Clinical Congress. Oct 2018

Termanini K, Sosin M., Black C, Thanik V, Saadeh P, Levine J. Simultaneous Ventral Hernia Repair and Panniculectomy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Outcomes. American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery Annual Meeting. February 2, 2018. Palm Desert, CA.

Griffith K, Batholomew A, Deldar R, Avila A, Grace L, Perez-Alvarez I, Thibodeau R, Sosin M., Willey S, Pittman T, Tousimis E. Reduced acute complications associated with implant-based prepectoral reconstruction after nipple-sparing mastectomy. American Society of Breast Surgeons 20th Annual Meeting. April 30, 2019. Dallas, TX.

Sosin M., Robinson IS, Maliha S, Diaz-Siso JR, Plana NM, Ceradini DJ, Hazen A, Levine JP, Staffenberg DA, Saadeh PB, Flores RL, Brecht LE, Bernstein GL, Noaln I, Khoury K, Rodriguez ED. Cross-Sex Face Transplantation: Expanding the Facial Allograft Donor Pool. Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery Blair Rogers 5th Annual Research Symposium. June 11, 2019. New York, New York.

Bartholomew AJ, Perez-Alvarez IM, Sosin M., Thompson CN, Welschmeyer A, Thibodeau RT, Fan KL, Tousimis EA. Nipple-sparing mastectomy in previously radiated patients. American Society of Breast Surgeons 21st Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. April 2020 (Submitted)

Bartholomew AJ, Cairns C, Sosin M., Avila A, Griffith KF, Thibodeau RT, Bozzuto LM, Tung SS Haslinger ML, Fan KL, Tousimis EA. Sensation after nipple-sparing mastectomy. American Society of Breast Surgeons 21st Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. (Submitted) April 2020

Perez-Alvarez IM, King CA, Bartholomew AJ, Sosin M., Greenwalt I, Fan KL ,Song DH, Tousimis EA Comparing Outcomes of Adjuvant Radiation Therapy following Nipple-sparing Mastectomy with Prepectoral versus Subpectoral Implant-based Breast Reconstruction. American Society of Breast Surgeons 21st Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. April 2020

King CA, Bartholomew AJ, Sosin M., Avila A, Famigletti AL, Perez-Alvarez IM, Schreeder CA, Greenwalt I, Fan KL, Song DH, Tousimis EA. Comparing chronic complications of prepectoral vs. subpectoral reconstruction following nipple-sparing mastectomy. American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Oct 2020

Abdou SA, Sharif-Askary B, Perez-Alvarez I, Lavin CV, Bartholomew AJ, Sosin M., Tousimis EA, Fan KL, Song DH. Optimizing Nipple Sparing Mastectomy with Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction: A Single Institutional Experience. American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Oct 2020

Sosin M., Alfonso AR, Maliha SG, Caso R, Crocker AB, Nijhar K, Moroni EA, Chan MC, Pittman TA, Willey SC, Tousimis EA. Redefining the Safety of Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy: Inclusion of "High Risk" Patients and the Launch of a Clinically-relevant Risk Calculator. American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Oct 2020

 

Poster presentations

* to be presented

Sosin M., Patel KM, Albino FP, Nahabedian MY, Bhanot P. A patient-centered appraisal of outcomes following abdominal wall reconstruction: a systematic review of the current literature. DC American College of Surgeons: All Surgeons Day. April 6, 2013. Washington, DC.

Sosin M., Gillian GK. (2013) Robotic duodenal polypectomy and pyloroplasty. Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Annual Meeting. April 19, 2013. Baltimore, MD.

Sosin M., Patel KM, Albino FP, Nahabedian MY, Bhanot P. A patient-centered appraisal June 2013 of outcomes following abdominal wall reconstruction: a systematic review of the current literature. Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Conference. June 8, 2013. Washington, DC.

Sosin M., Patel KM, Albino FP, Nahabedian MY, Bhanot P. A patient-centered appraisal of outcomes following abdominal wall reconstruction: a systematic review of the current literature. American College of Surgeons: Clinical Congress. October 9, 2013. Washington, DC.

Sosin M., Chaudhry A, De La Cruz C, Bojovic B, Rodriguez ED. Scalp reconstruction in the elderly: a case series. New York University 15th International Course on Perforator Flaps. November 23, 2013. New York City, NY. (electronic poster)

Sosin M., Patel KM, Ter Louw RP, Weissler JM, Nahabedian MY. Patient-centred decision making in breast reconstruction utilising the delayed-immediate algorithm. DC American College of Surgeons: All Surgeons Day. March 8, 2014. Washington, DC.

Sosin M., Chaudhry A, De La Cruz C, Schultz B, Bojovic B, Christy MR, Manson PN, Rodriguez ED. Scalp Reconstruction and Tailoring Free Tissue Transfer in the Elderly: A Case Series. DC American College of Surgeons: All Surgeons Day. March 8, 2014. Washington, DC.

Sosin M., Nam A, Mojan R, Schulz B, Chaundhry A, De La Cruz C, Bojovic B, Christy MR, Rodriguez ED. Composite Mandible Defects: A Classification System and Microsurgical Treatment Algorithm. DC American College of Surgeons: All Surgeons Day. March 8, 2014. Washington, DC.

Sosin M., Patel KM, Guevara L, Nahabedian MY, Bhanot P. Patient-centered outcomes following Laparoscopic ventral hernia repair: a systematic review of the current literature. DC American College of Surgeons: All Surgeons Day. March 8, 2014. Washington, DC.

Sosin M., Pulcrano M, Shara N, Makambi KH, Evans SRT. Quality of life and burnout rates across surgical specialties: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the current literature. DC American College of Surgeons: All Surgeons Day. March 8, 2014. Washington, DC.

Fehring C, Sosin M., Devulapalli C, Hammond E, Spear SL, Willey SC, Tousimis EA, Feldman ED. Breast cancer in augmented patients. Georgetown Student Research Day. April 28, 2014. Washington, DC.

Sosin M., Chaudhry A, De La Cruz C, Bojovic B, Manson PN, Rodriguez ED. Scalp Reconstruction and Tailoring Free Tissue Transfer in the Elderly: A Case Series. Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons 31st Annual Meeting 2014. September 12, 2014. Providence, RI.

Sosin M., Pulcrano ME, Shara N, Evans SRT. Quality of Life and Burnout Rates Across Surgical Specialties: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of the Current Literature. American College of Surgeons: Clinical Congress. October 2014. San Francisco, CA.

Poster of Exceptional Merit (POEM):
Patel KM, Sosin M., Lin CY, Cheng MH. From Theory to Evidence: Long-Term Evaluation of the Mechanism of Action and Flap Integration of Distal Vascularized Lymph Node Transfers. American College of Surgeons: Clinical Congress. October 2014. San Francisco, CA.

Sosin M., Nam A, Mohan R, Schultz BD, De La Cruz C, Chaudhry A, Bojovic B, Christy MR, Rodriguez ED. Classification of Mandible Defects and a Novel Algorithm for Microvascular Reconstruction. American College of Surgeons: Clinical Congress. October 2014. San Francisco, CA.

Chaudhry A, Sosin M., Bojovic B, Christy MR, Drachenberg CB, Rodriguez ED. Defining the role of skin and mucosal biopsy in facial allotransplantation: a 2-year review and analysis of histology. American Society of Reconstructive Transplantation 4th Biennial Meeting. November 21, 2014. Chicago, IL. (e-poster)

Sosin M., Mundinger GS, Dorafshar AH, Fisher M, Bojovic B, Christy MR, Iliff NT, Rodriguez ED. Eyelid Transplantation: Lessons from a Total Face Transplant and the Importance of Blink. American Society of Reconstructive Transplantation 4th Biennial Meeting. November 21, 2014. Chicago, IL. (e-poster)

Sosin M., Mundinger GS, Drachenberg CB, Rodriguez ED. Evidence of Lymphatic Neovascularization and Early Reconstitution of Lymphatics Following Face Transplantation. American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery Annual Meeting. January 24-27, 2015, Paradise Island, Bahamas.

Chapman Jr. WC, Sosin M., Espinel CF. An Appraisal of the Acute Care Surgery Paradigm in a Community Hospital. DC American College of Surgeons: All Surgeons Day. March 7, 2015. Washington, DC. (e-poster)

Pulcrano M, Sosin M., Weissler JM, Rodriguez ED. Transcartilaginous ear piercing and infectious complications: a systematic review and critical analysis of outcomes. Association of Women Surgeons (DC Chapter) Annual Conference. March 7, 2015. Washington, DC. (e-poster)

Pulcrano M, Sosin M., Feldman ED, Patel KM, Nahabedian MY, Weissler JM, Rodriguez ED. Giant juvenile fibroadenoma: a systematic review with diagnostic and treatment recommendations. Association of Women Surgeons (DC Chapter) Annual Conference. March 7, 2015. Washington, DC. (e-poster)

Fisher M, Sosin M., Weimer K, Rodriguez ED. The Accuracy of Computer-Aided Design and Manufacturing in Orthognathic Surgery. American Association of Plastic Surgeons 94th Annual Meeting. April 11-14, 2015. Scottsdale, AZ.

Sosin M., Devulapalli C, Fehring C, Hammond ER, Willey SC, Spear S, Feldman ED. Breast Cancer Following Augmentation Mammaplasty: A Case-Control Study. American Society of Breast Surgery 16th Annual Meeting. May 1, 2015. Orlando, FL.

Sosin M., Devulapalli C, Fehring C, Hammond ER, Willey SC, Spear S, Feldman ED. Breast Cancer Following Augmentation Mammaplasty: A Case-Control Study. American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons The Aesthetic Meeting 2015. May 15, 2015. Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Torregrossa G, Sosin M., Gerosa G, Tuffaha SH, Gottlieb LJ, Christy MR, Dorafshar AH. Chest Wall, Thymus, and Heart Transplant: Pushing the Boundary of Solid Organ Allotransplantation. American Transplant Society 2015 Annual Meeting. May 5, 2015. Philadelphia, PA.

Sosin M., Devulapalli C, Fehring C, Hammond ER, Willey SC, Spear S, Feldman ED. Breast Cancer Following Augmentation Mammaplasty: An Institutional Case Control Study. Plastic Surgery Research Council Annual Meeting. May 14-16, 2015. Seattle, WA.

Torregrossa G, Sosin M., Gerosa G, Gottlieb L, Dorafshar A. Chest Wall, Thymus, and Heart Transplant: Pushing the Boundary of Solid Organ and Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation. 17th Congress of the European Society for Organ Transplantation. September 13-16, 2015. Brussels, Belgium.

Sosin M., Stalder MW, Dorafshar AH, St. Hilaire H, Rodriguez ED. Intraoral Microvascular Anastomosis: Avoiding Visible Scars on the Face During Free Tissue Transfer. American College of Surgeons: Clinical Congress. October 2015. Oct 4-8, 2015. Chicago, IL.

Tambar S, Gulla A, Haslinger M, Seevaratnam S, Sosin M., Willey S, Tousimis E. Nipple Sensitivity after Therapeutic or Prophylactic Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy. American Society of Breast Surgeons 18th Annual Meeting. April 28, 2017.

Sosin M., Crocker A, Nijar K, Moroni E, Chan M, Pittman TA, Willey SC, Tousimis EA. Expanding the safety of nipple-sparing mastectomy to "high risk" patients. 6th Annual MedStar Research Symposium. May 1, 2017.

Sosin M., Bartholomew AJ, Kerivan L, Tousimis EA, Willey SC, Pittman TA. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Does Not Decrease Progression of Ischemia to Necrosis in Nipple-sparing Mastectomy. 7th Annual MedStar Health Research Symposium. April 30, 2018.

Bozzuto LM, Bartholomew AJ, Sosin M., Gulla A, Myers A, Tousimis EA. Opioid Free Anesthesia for Patients Undergoing Mastectomy with Reconstruction. American Society of Breast Surgeons 19th Annual Meeting. May 2-5, 2018.

Bartholomew AJ, Sosin M., Dervishav OA, Bozzuto LM, Cox SE, Kerivan L, Caragacianu DL, Willey SC, Tousimis EA. The Impact of Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy on Complications following Nipple-sparing Mastectomy. American Society of Breast Surgeons 19th Annual Meeting. May 2-5, 2018.

Cox SE, Bozzuto LM, Bartholomew AJ, Sosin M., Pittman TJ, Willey SC, Tousimis EA. Prepectoral versus Retropectoral Implant-based Reconstruction Following Nipple-sparing Mastectomy and Adjuvant Radiation Therapy. American Society of Breast Surgeons 19th Annual Meeting. May 2-5, 2018.

Sosin M., Nahabedian MY, Bhanot P. The Perfect Plane: A Systematic Review of Mesh Location and Outcomes, Update 2018. 10th Annual Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Conference. June 7-9, 2018. Washington, DC.

Sosin M., Nijhar K, Bartholomew AJ, Bhanot P. Outcomes of Immediate, Multi-staged Abdominal Wall Reconstruction of Infected Mesh: Predictors of Surgical Site Outcomes and Hernia Recurrence. 10th Annual Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Conference. June 7-9, 2018. Washington, DC.

Termanini K, Sosin M., Black C, Thanik V, Saadeh P, Levine J. Simultaneous Ventral Hernia Repair and Panniculectomy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Outcomes. Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons 35th Annual Meeting. October 27, 2018. Boston, MA.

 

Journal Referee

  • Breast Disease, IOS Press — 2013-present
  • BMC Surgery, BioMed Central — 2014-present
  • Case Reports in Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery, Taylor & Francis — 2014-present
  • Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Springer — 2016-present
  • Journal of Surgical Education, Elsevier — 2016-present
  • Journal of Surgical Oncology, Wiley — 2019-present
 

Journal Supplement Co-Editor

Annals of Translational Medicine - Supplement Title: Innovation & Technology in Surgery — 2016

 

Lectures

  • Sosin M. Grand Rounds: Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation. Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery. November 14, 2018
  • Sosin M. Grand Rounds: Clinical Lymphedema. Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery. January 23, 2019
  • Sosin M. Grand Rounds: Lip and Cheek Reconstruction. Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery. October 16, 2019
  • Sosin M. Grand Rounds: Blepharoplasty. Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery. May 19, 2021
 

Awards

  • 2018 Georgetown University School of Medicine, Mother of Pearl Winner - for resident teaching of all departments, voted by third year medical student body
  • 2018 Georgetown Department of Surgery, Medical Student’s Award for Outstanding Resident
  • 2018 Georgetown Department of Surgery, Edward H. Preston, MD Award for Outstanding Resident - voted by all surgical residents
  • 2018 Top Abstract Award, 2nd place, Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Conference
  • 2017 Best Clinical Paper Award, American Society of Maxillofacial Surgery
  • 2017 Best Clinical Research Presentation, Medstar Georgetown Department of Surgery, Hufnagel Research Symposium
  • 2016 Best Reconstructive Paper, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Journal
  • 2016 Medstar Health Research Institute, Surgical Resident Research Program Grant Recipient
  • 2016 Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Looking to the Future Resident Scholarship
  • 2015 Best Basic Science Presentation, Medstar Georgetown Department of Surgery, Hufnagel Research Symposium
  • 2015 First Place: Commission on Cancer Presentation, American College of Surgery, DC Chapter All Surgeons Day
  • 2014 Poster of Exceptional Merit, American College of Surgery Clinical Congress
  • 2014 American College of Surgery, DC Chapter – Harry B. Zehner, Jr. Travelling Award - Taiwan, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, visiting research fellow
  • 2012 Georgetown University School of Medicine, String of Pearls Resident Nominee: for medical student education
  • 2008 C.R. Bard Scholar
  • 2008 Ralph DeFalco Scholarship of Rutgers University
  • 2007 Rutgers Award of Academic Excellence
  • 2006 Rutgers University Dean’s List
  • 2005 Rutgers College Academic Excellence Award – The Robert E. Galbraith Scholarship
  • 2004 Rutgers University Merit Award
  • 2004 Edward J. Bloustein Distinguished Scholar
 

Workshops/Courses

  • InMode Training Course — July 2021
  • Canfield Vectra/Mirror Image Capture and Analysis Training — July 2021
  • NYU Wyss Department Plastic Surgery Annual Flap Course — Jan 2020
  • The Aston Baker Cutting Edge Aesthetic Surgery Symposium — Dec 2019
  • NYU State of the Art: Breast Reconstruction — Nov 2019
  • Joseph G. McCarthy Endowed Lectureship: Paul N. Manson — Oct 2019
  • American Society of Plastic Surgery – Boot Camp – Clinical Instructor — July 2019
  • NYU Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery Annual Flap Course — Jan 2019
  • American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Residents’ Symposium The Business of Launching Your Practice — Dec 2018
  • The Aston Baker Cutting Edge Aesthetic Surgery Symposium — Dec 2018
  • NYU State of the Art: Breast Reconstruction — Nov 2018
  • 53rd Annual V. H. Kazanjian Memorial Lecture – Timothy Marten — Oct 2018
  • Medstar Georgetown University Hospital Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Conference — June 2018
  • How to Conduct Surgical Research at Medstar Health Workshop; Washington, DC — Apr 2018
  • Gastric and Soft Tissue Neoplasms Symposium; Washington, DC — Sept 2017
  • AO North America, Inc. State of the Art: Facial Reconstruction and Transplantation Course; New York, NY — May 2015
  • 1st Annual NYU Plastic Surgery, Chief Resident Flap Course; New York, NY — Nov 2014
  • Summer Institute on Measuring Patient Centered Outcomes for the Researcher; Chicago, IL — June 2013
  • American Medical Student Association Annual Convention Clinical Skills Suturing Workshop; Washington, DC — Mar 2013
 

Organizations

  • Resident member, American College of Surgeons — 2011-2020
  • Member, American College of Surgeons — 2021-present
  • Candidate Member, American Society of Plastic Surgeons — 2021-present
  • Candidate Member, The Aesthetic Society — 2021-present
  • Candidate Member, The Rhinoplasty Society — 2021-present
 

Undergraduate and Graduate Research

  • UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, Department of Pediatrics - Role of xenotropic murine leukemia virus-related virus (XMRV) in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome — 2010
  • C.R. Bard Summer Scholar - Animal Model: Renal Cell Carcinoma in Zebrafish — 2008
  • Rutgers University, Department of Biology, Susan Lehman Cullman Laboratory for Cancer Research - p53 Mutations — 2006
 

Special Qualifications

Fluent in Russian