Michele Shermak

Associate Professor

1987 …2019
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Research Output 1987 2019

2018

Discussion: Corset Trunkplasty: Recommended with Abdominal Skin Laxity and Open Cholecystectomy Scar

Shermak, M., Jan 1 2018, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 141, 1, p. 70-73 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Cholecystectomy
Abdominal Wall
Cicatrix
Skin
2016

Commentary on: Incidence and risk factors of major complications in brachioplasty: Analysis of 2,294 patients

Shermak, M., Jul 1 2016, In : Aesthetic Surgery Journal. 36, 7, p. 804-806 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Lipectomy
Skin Transplantation
Incidence
2015

An outcomes analysis of 2142 breast reduction procedures

Manahan, M., Buretta, K. J., Chang, D., Mithani, S. K., Mallalieu, J. & Shermak, M., Mar 28 2015, In : Annals of Plastic Surgery. 74, 3, p. 289-292 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Breast
Odds Ratio
Fat Necrosis
Reoperation
Seroma
2014
Esthetics
Lipectomy
Weight Loss
Cicatrix
Body Regions
2013

The application of barbed sutures in body contouring surgery.

Shermak, M., Sep 2013, In : Aesthetic Surgery Journal. 33, 3 Suppl

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sutures
Wounds and Injuries
Granuloma
Technology
Equipment and Supplies
2012

Body contouring

Shermak, M., Jun 2012, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 129, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abdominoplasty
Thigh
Patient Selection
Physical Examination
Learning
Weight Loss
Safety
Postoperative Care
Plastic Surgery
Cicatrix
Esthetics
Breast
2011

Increasing age impairs outcomes in breast reduction surgery

Shermak, M., Chang, D., Buretta, K., Mithani, S., Mallalieu, J. & Manahan, M., Dec 2011, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 128, 6, p. 1182-1187 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Breast
Odds Ratio
Wound Healing
Infection
Current Procedural Terminology

Measuring quality of life and patient satisfaction after body contouring: A systematic review of patient-reported outcome measures

Reavey, P. L., Klassen, A. F., Cano, S. J., McCarthy, C., Scott, A., Peter Rubin, J., Shermak, M. & Pusic, A. L., Sep 2011, In : Aesthetic Surgery Journal. 31, 7, p. 807-813 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Satisfaction
amsonic acid
Quality of Life
Psychometrics
Breast
Lipectomy
Rhinoplasty
Breast
Surgeons

Reply: Body contouring surgery with the V-loc suture

Shermak, M., Jul 2011, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 128, 1, p. 333 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sutures

Reply: Skin closure with absorbable staples in aesthetic surgery

Shermak, M., Aug 2011, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 128, 2, p. 609 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plastic Surgery
Skin
2010

Barbed suture impact on wound closure in body contouring surgery

Shermak, M., Mallalieu, J. & Chang, D., Nov 2010, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 126, 5, p. 1735-1741 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sutures
Wounds and Injuries
Wound Healing
Multilevel Analysis
Body Regions

Biomechanical properties of skin in massive weight loss patients

Choo, S., Marti, G., Nastai, M., Mallalieu, J. & Shermak, M., Oct 2010, In : Obesity Surgery. 20, 10, p. 1422-1428 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weight Loss
Abdominoplasty
Skin
Cosmetics
Collagen

Body Contouring After Massive Weight Loss

Shermak, M., Pandya, S. & Doherty, S. T., 2010, Plastic Surgery Secrets. Elsevier Inc., p. 542-548 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Weight Loss

Congenital and developmental abnormalities of the breast

Shermak, M., 2010, Management of Breast Diseases. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 37-51 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Breast
Mesoderm
Primitive Streak
Sweat Glands
Ectoderm

Venous thromboembolism in bariatric body contouring surgery

Reinblatt, M. & Shermak, M., 2010, Body Contouring: Art, Science, and Clinical Practice. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 847-864 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Bariatrics
Venous Thromboembolism
Weight Loss
Bariatric Surgery
Patient Safety
2009

Does Thighplasty for Upper Thigh Laxity After Massive Weight Loss Require a Vertical Incision?

Shermak, M., Mallalieu, J. & Chang, D., Nov 2009, In : Aesthetic Surgery Journal. 29, 6, p. 513-522 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thigh
Weight Loss
Lymphedema
Body Mass Index
Wound Healing

Financial analysis of factors impacting reimbursement for abdominoplasty

Shermak, M., Choo, S., Mallalieu, J. & Chang, D., Sep 2009, In : Obesity Surgery. 19, 9, p. 1236-1239 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abdominoplasty
Statistical Factor Analysis
Medicare
Insurance
Gastric Bypass
2008

Maintenance of weight loss after body contouring surgery for massive weight loss

Shermak, M., Bluebond-Langner, R. & Chang, D., Jun 2008, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 121, 6, p. 2114-2119 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weight Loss
Gastric Bypass
Maintenance
Diet
Skin

Management of Back Rolls

Shermak, M., May 2008, In : Aesthetic Surgery Journal. 28, 3, p. 348-356 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weight Loss
Thorax
Breast
Arteries
Skin

Seroma development following body contouring surgery for massive weight loss: Patient risk factors and treatment strategies

Shermak, M., Rotellini-Coltvet, L. A. & Chang, D., Jul 2008, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 122, 1, p. 280-288 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Seroma
Weight Loss
Weights and Measures
Skin
Thigh
2007

Factors impacting thromboembolism after bariatric body contouring surgery

Shermak, M., Chang, D. C. & Heller, J., Apr 2007, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 119, 5, p. 1590-1596 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bariatrics
Thromboembolism
Venous Thromboembolism
Body Mass Index
Weight Loss
2006
Weight Loss
Blood Transfusion
Odds Ratio
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
Length of Stay

Hernia repair and abdominoplasty in gastric bypass patients

Shermak, M., Apr 1 2006, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 117, 4, p. 1145-1150 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abdominoplasty
Gastric Bypass
Herniorrhaphy
Weight Loss
Hernia

Massive panniculectomy after massive weight loss

Manahan, M. & Shermak, M., Jun 2006, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 117, 7, p. 2191-2197 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abdominoplasty
Weight Loss
Body Mass Index
Bandages
Skin

Prone positioning precautions in plastic surgery

Shermak, M., Shoo, B. & Deune, E. G., Apr 15 2006, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 117, 5, p. 1584-1588 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plastic Surgery
Blood Vessels
Surgeons

Reply [4]

Shermak, M., Apr 15 2006, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 117, 5, p. 1643 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The effect of liposuction and diet on ghrelin, adiponectin, and leptin levels in obese Zucker rats

Schreiber, J., Singh, N. K. & Shermak, M., May 2006, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 117, 6, p. 1829-1835 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zucker Rats
Lipectomy
Ghrelin
Adiponectin
Leptin
2005

Contouring the epigastrium

Shermak, M., Sep 2005, In : Aesthetic Surgery Journal. 25, 5, p. 506-509 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Umbilicus
Subcutaneous Fat
Abdominal Wall
Skin

Surgical management of groin lymphatic complications after arterial bypass surgery

Shermak, M., Yee, K., Wong, L., Jones, C. E. & Wong, J., Jun 2005, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 115, 7, p. 1954-1962 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Groin
Muscles
Blood Vessels
Drainage
Wounds and Injuries

Thromboembolism in plastic surgery.

Most, D., Kozlow, J., Heller, J. & Shermak, M., Feb 2005, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 115, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thromboembolism
Plastic Surgery
Embolism
Venous Thrombosis
Lung
2004

Body contouring following massive weight loss

Taylor, J. & Shermak, M., Sep 2004, In : Obesity Surgery. 14, 8, p. 1080-1085 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Weight Loss
Esthetics
Skin
Abdominoplasty
Lymphocele

The use of Novabone and Norian in cranioplasty: a comparative study.

Elshahat, A., Shermak, M., Inoue, N., Chao, E. Y. S. & Manson, P., May 2004, In : The Journal of craniofacial surgery. 15, 3, p. 483-489 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bone Matrix
Bone and Bones
Bioglass
Rabbits
Bone Cements
2002

A subclavian artery aneurysm in a patient with HIV infection: A case report

Wong, J. M., Shermak, M., Tihan, T. & Jones, C. E., Jan 1 2002, In : Journal of Vascular Surgery. 35, 5, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Subclavian Artery
False Aneurysm
HIV Infections
Aneurysm
Therapeutics

A subclavian artery aneurysm in a patient with HIV infection: A case report

Wong, J. M., Shermak, M., Tihan, T. & Jones, C. E., May 2002, In : Journal of Vascular Surgery. 35, 5, p. 1006-1009 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Subclavian Artery
False Aneurysm
HIV Infections
Aneurysm
Therapeutics
2000

Reconstruction of complex cranial wounds with demineralized bone matrix and bilayer artificial skin

Shermak, M., Wong, L., Inoue, N. & Nicol, T., 2000, In : The Journal of craniofacial surgery. 11, 3, p. 224-231 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Artificial Skin
Bone Matrix
Scalp
Wounds and Injuries
Skull
1999

A universal micro-suction mat to optimize tram breast reconstruction [27]

Shermak, M., Wolfort, S. F., Thomas, D. L. & Chang, B., 1999, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 103, 3, p. 1099-1100 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mammaplasty
Suction
1998

A universal micro-suction mat to optimize tram breast reconstruction [6]

Shermak, M., Wolfort, S. F., Thomas, D. L. & Chang, B., 1998, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 102, 6, p. 2276 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surgical Flaps
Microsurgery
Mammaplasty
Suction

Butyl-2-cyanoacrylate fixation of mandibular osteotomies

Shermak, M., Wong, L., Inoue, N., Chao, E. Y. S. & Manson, P., Aug 1998, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 102, 2, p. 319-324 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mandibular Osteotomy
Cyanoacrylates
Adhesives
Mandible
Tooth

Fixation of the craniofacial skeleton with butyl-2-cyanoacrylate and its effects on histotoxicity and healing

Shermak, M., Wong, L., Inoue, N., Crain, B. J., Im, M. J., Chao, E. Y. S. & Manson, P., Aug 1998, In : Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 102, 2, p. 309-318 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cyanoacrylates
Skeleton
Polymers
Bone and Bones
Rabbits
1996

Giant congenital nevocellular nevus overlying an encephalocele

Shermak, M., Perlman, E. J., Solomon, B. & Dufresne, C. R., Sep 1996, In : The Journal of craniofacial surgery. 7, 5, p. 376-383 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Encephalocele
Nevus
Melanoma
Histology
Newborn Infant

Nonlethal case of otocephaly and its implications for treatment

Shermak, M. & Dufresne, C. R., Sep 1996, In : The Journal of craniofacial surgery. 7, 5, p. 372-375 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microstomia
Branchial Region
Mandible
Ear
Parturition
1995

Effect of yogurt on symptoms and kinetics of hydrogen production in lactose-malabsorbing children

Shermak, M., Saavedra, J. M., Jackson, T. L., Huang, S. S., Bayless, T. M. & Perman, J. A., Nov 1995, In : American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 62, 5, p. 1003-1006 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Yogurt
hydrogen production
Lactose
yogurt
signs and symptoms (animals and humans)
1993

Nitric oxide inhibits resting sphincter of Oddi activity

Kaufman, H. S., Shermak, M., May, C. A., Pitt, H. A. & Lillemoe, K. D., 1993, In : American Journal of Surgery. 165, 1, p. 74-80 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sphincter of Oddi
Nitric Oxide
NG-Nitroarginine Methyl Ester
Arginine
Neural Pathways
1991
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Kidney
Urogenital Abnormalities
Hydronephrosis
Pyelonephritis
1987

Stoichiometry of diorganotin dihalide adducts in solution

Yoder, C. H., Mokrynka, D., Coley, S. M., Otter, J. C., Haines, R. E., Shermak, M., Ansel, L. J., Hovick, J. W., Mikus, J., Shermak, M. A. & Spencer, J. N., 1987, In : Organometallics. 6, 8, p. 1679-1684 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stoichiometry
adducts
stoichiometry
sulfoxide
Acids