About


Name :  Tarek  Wafic  Husami.

Nationality :  American.

Education  Institution

Year

Degree

Lycee francais 1957 – 71 Baccalaureat
American University.Beirut 1971 – 74 B.Sc. Biol-Chem
Ain -Shams Med School 1974 – 79 MBBCh
American Univ. Beirut 1980 – 83  General Surgery
Vanderbilt Univ.Tennessee 1983 – 86  General Surgery
 USC Med Ctr 1986 – 87  Burn Fellow
 Akron City Hosp 1987 – 89  Plastic  Surgery fellow
 New York Univ 6/89 – 1/90  Cosmetic  Fellow
 Crystal clinic Akron 2/90 – 7/92  Private practice
 American Univ Hosp 7/92 – 6/95  Assistant Prof.  Plastic Surg.
 Plastic surg ( private practice ) 7/95 – till now

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery: April 1992 (written)
  • Developmental  variation of  the popliteal artery : A clinical correlation.
    Husami et al.Contemporary surgery.March 1989.
  • Non-functional adrenal tumors : Dilema in  management.
    Hubbard,Husami,Abumrad.HW Scott.JP Lippincot Surgery of the adrenals.p. 247,1990.
  • One stage closure of the entire palate.
    Lehman,Douglas,Ho,Husami.Plastic & Reconstructive Surg. 86(4):675,Oct 1990.
  • The role of lidocain,epinephrin & flap elevation in wound healing after chemical peel.
    Davies,Guyuron,Husami.Annals of Plastic Surg.26(3):273,March 1991.
  • Replantation of an amputated upper lip.
    Husami et al.Microsurgery 13:155-56,March 1992.
  • Facts & Fallacies about breast implants.
    Husami.Crystal Clinic News.Winter 1992.
  • A pot pourri of cosmetic surgery.
    Husami.Medical Post .1(3):11-13,April 1993.
  • Preliminary Arteriovenous fistula for free flap reconstruction in the diabetic foot.
    Atieh,Sfeir,Hussein,Husami.Plastic & Reconstructive Surg.95(6)1062-69.May 1995.
  • Pressure ulcer healing with local injections of granulocyte macrophage colony stimulating factor.
    Saghir,Bizri,Shab,Husami et al .J Infection 1997;35:179-182.
  • Cosmetic surgery of the face: An overview.
    Husami.
    The  medical post Vol 1,No 2,Nov 1997.30-31.

RESEARCH:

  • Early enteral feeding in burn patients.Univ Southern Calif. 1986-87.
  • Artificial skin application as a skin substitute in extensive burn patients.USC 1986-87.
  • Sustained progressive flexor tendon expansion in rabbits.Akron City Hospital.1988-89.
  • The role of epinephrin,lidocain & flap elevation in wound healing after chemical peel.Akron General Hospital.1989.

SOCIETIES:

  • American Medical Society
  • Ohio State Medical Society
  • Summit County Medical Society
  • American University of Beirut Alumni Association of North America.