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Scott Farber, MD

Undergraduate: Brandeis University (Biology)

Medical School: SUNY Downstate, 2009

Hometown: New York, N.Y.

Scott Farber

Research Interests

  • Clinical outcomes in facial trauma and craniofacial surgery
  • Peripheral nerve regeneration in vascularized composite allografts and regeneration within acellularized nerve allograft constructs

Selected Publications

Farber SJ, Runyan CM, Stern MJ, Massie JP, Alperovich M, Flores RL. Outpatient Alveolar Bone Grafting. J Craniofac Surg. 2016 Jul 19. [Epub ahead of print]

Nguyen DC, Farber SJ, Um GT, Skolnick GB, Woo AS, Patel KB. Anatomical Study of the Intraosseous Pathway of the Infraorbital Nerve. J Craniofac Surg. 2016 Jun;27(4):1094-7. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000002619.

Farber SJ, Hoben GM, Hunter DA, Yan Y, Johnson PJ, Mackinnon SE, Wood MD. Vascularization is delayed in long nerve constructs compared with nerve grafts. Muscle Nerve. 2016 Aug;54(2):319-21. doi: 10.1002/mus.25173. Epub 2016 May 27.

Farber SJ, Nguyen DC, Harvey AA, Patel KB. An Alternative Method of Intermaxillary Fixation for Simple Pediatric Mandible Fractures. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2016 Mar;74(3):582.e1-8. doi: 10.1016/j.joms.2015.10.028. Epub 2015 Nov 10.

Parikh RP, Farber SJ, Nguyen D, Skolnick GB, Patel K, Woo AS. Risk Factors for Postoperative Complications After Surgical Correction of Craniosynostosis: A Nationwide Analysis of 1357 Intracranial Procedures. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Oct;136(4 Suppl):40. doi: 10.1097/01.prs.0000472325.51254.10. No abstract available.

Farber SJ, Snyder-Warwick AK, Skolnick GB, Woo AS, Patel KB. Maxillomandibular Fixation by Plastic Surgeons: Cost Analysis and Utilization of Resources. Ann Plast Surg. 2016 Sep;77(3):305-7. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0000000000000592.

Farber SJ, Saheb-Al-Zamani M, Zieske L, Laurido-Soto O, Bery A, Hunter D, Johnson P, Mackinnon SE. Peripheral nerve injury after local anesthetic injection. Anesth Analg. 2013 Sep;117(3):731-9. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0b013e3182a00767. Epub 2013 Aug 6. Erratum in: Anesth Analg. 2014 Mar;118(3):686.

Saheb-Al-Zamani M, Yan Y, Farber SJ, Hunter DA, Newton P, Wood MD, Stewart SA, Johnson PJ, Mackinnon SE. Limited regeneration in long acellular nerve allografts is associated with increased Schwann cell senescence. Exp Neurol. 2013 Sep;247:165-77. doi: 10.1016/j.expneurol.2013.04.011. Epub 2013 May 3.

Yan Y, MacEwan MR, Hunter DA, Farber S, Newton P, Tung TH, Mackinnon SE, Johnson PJ. Nerve regeneration in rat limb allografts: evaluation of acute rejection rescue. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013 Apr;131(4):499e-511e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e31828275b7.

Farber SJ, Glaus SW, Moore AM, Hunter DA, Mackinnon SE, Johnson PJ. Supercharge nerve transfer to enhance motor recovery: a laboratory study. J Hand Surg Am. 2013 Mar;38(3):466-77. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2012.12.020. Epub 2013 Feb 5.