(713) 526-5665

Dr Kridel’s Credentials

PERSONAL

Private Practice (1981 – present)
Facial Plastic Surgery Associates
6655 Travis
Suite 900
Houston, Texas 77030
(713) 526-5665
Fax: (713) 526-5160

EDUCATION

1980 – 1981Fellowship under the auspices of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
1977 – 1980Baylor College of Medicine, Resident in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
1975 – 1977Baylor College of Medicine, Resident in General Surgery
1975University of Cincinnati College of Medicine; M.D.
1970Stanford University; B.A., Political Science
1966The Choate School; Graduated Cum Laude

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION & FELLOWSHIP STATUS

2009Recertified, American Board of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (voluntary)
1991Certified, American Board of Facial & Reconstructive Surgery (lifetime)
1987Certified, American Board of Cosmetic Surgery (lifetime)
1981Certified, American Board of Otolaryngology (lifetime)
1976Diplomat, National Board of Medical Examiners
1975Fellow, American College of Surgeons

STATE MEDICAL LICENSURE

1980California
1976Texas
1975Ohio

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

2006 – PresentClinical Professor (voluntary, non-salaried)
(Previous Associate Clinical Professor 1996-2006)
Division of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Department of Otolaryngology / Head and Neck Surgery
University of Texas Health Science Center & Medical School
Houston, Texas
  
2002 – PresentDirector
Division of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
University of Texas Health Science Center & Medical School
Houston, Texas
  
2003 – PresentFellowship Program Director
Division of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
University of Texas Health Science Center & Medical School
Houston, Texas
  
1985 – PresentFellowship Director
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Alexandria, VA. In conjunction with Department of Otolaryngology –
Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center
Houston, Texas
  
1981 – 2003Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Communicative Sciences
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas

HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS

Active

1981 – PresentHouston Methodist Hospital (formerly The Methodist Hospital)
2003 – PresentKirby Glen Surgery Center (formerly MedCenter Ambulatory Surgery Center)
2003 – PresentMuseum District Aesthetic Surgery Center
1998 – PresentSurgical Care Affiliates – Houston Hospital for Specialized Surgery

Courtesy

1981 – PresentPark Plaza Hospital (formerly AMI, now Tenet Health)

Consulting

1981 – PresentMemorial Hermann Hospital

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

2002 – PresentNational Patient Safety Foundation
2000 – Present

Texas Society of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

1993 – PresentAmerican Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
1988 – PresentSouthern Medical Association
1983 – PresentHouston Society of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
1980 – PresentAmerican Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
1979 – PresentAmerican Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
1975 – Present

American College of Surgeons

1975 – PresentHarris County Medical Society
1975 – Present

Texas Medical Association

1973 – PresentAmerican Medical Association

The Face Foundation

2014 – PresentMember, Board of Trustees
2000 – PresentManuscript Reviewer, JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery
2013 – 2014Chair, Council on Science and Public Healthla
2007 – 2014Member, Council on Science and Public Health
2011 – 2014Member, Specialty and Service Society Governing Council
2000 – 2014Delegate (representing the AAFPRS)
1988 – 2014 / 1993 – 1995Member, Section Council on Plastic, Reconstructive and Maxillofacial Surgery
2001 – 2011Chairman, Committee to Select a BOT Public Member
2006 – 2007Chairman, Section Council on Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
2001 – 2002Vice Chairman, Section Council on Plastic, Reconstructive and Maxillofacial Surgery
2000 – 2001Chairman, SSS Long Range Planning Committee
1985 – 2000Alternate Delegate (representing the AAFPRS)
1987 – 1988Secretary, Section Council on Plastic, Reconstructive and Maxillofacial Surgery
1977 – 1979Coordinator, Work Group on Resident Cost Effectiveness
1977 – 1979Resident Physician Section Governing Council
1978Delegate (representing residents)
1977Alternate Delegate (representing residents)
1977Liaison Committee on Graduate Medical Education (representing residents)
1975Moderator, Congress on Medical Education
1974 – 1975Delegate (representing medical students)
1973 – 1975Member, Congress on Medical Education Planning Committee
1973 – 1975Member, Medical Education Council (representing medical students)
1973Alternate Delegate (representing medical students)

Texas Medical Association

2010 – PresentConsultant, TMA Council on Legislation
2007 – PresentMember, TMA Foundation Board of Trustees
2005 – PresentMember, TMA Foundation Leadership Society
2004 – PresentMember, TEXPAC District Chair and Board of Directors
2011 – 2013President, TMA Foundation
2010 – 2011Vice President, TMA Foundation
2009 – 2010Chair, Committee on Professional Liability
2008 – 2010Secretary, TMA Foundation Board of Trustees
2007 – 2010Member, TEXPAC Executive Committee
2004 – 2010Member, Committee on Professional Liability
2000 – 2004Member, Candidate Evaluation Committee, Texas Medical Association Political Action Committee (TEXPAC)

Harris County Medical Society

2014Immediate Past President
2013President
2012President-Elect
2012 – 2013Houston Academy of Medicine, Board of Directors
2012 – 2013Chair, Personal Responsibility Committee
2012 – 2014Medserv Board of Directors
2014Chair, Investment Committee
2014Chair, Nominating Board
2012Member, Nominating Board
2012Chair, TMA Liaison Committee
2012Member, Council on Hospital Chiefs of Staff
1995 – Present/1988 – 1993Delegate, Texas Medical Association
2011Secretary-Treasurer
2009Vice President
2006 – 2010Chair, Bylaws Committee
2004 – 2007Member, Membership Committee
2004 – 2005President, Central City Branch and Executive Committee
2003 – 2004President-Elect, Central City Branch
1999 – 2003Member, Board of Medical Legislation
1987 – 1994Consultant, Fee Complaint Committee
1991 – 1994Member, Board of Ethics
1985 – 1988Alternate Delegate, Texas Medical Association
1985 – 1986Chairman, Public Service and Communications Committee
1983 – 1986Member, Public Service and Communications Committee
1979 – 1981Member, Cost Containment Committee
1981Member, Medical Precepts Committee

Texas Medical Center

2012 – PresentBoard of Directors (oversight of 54 institutions in the Texas Medical Center)

American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS)

1988 – PresentMember, Fellowship Committee
1987 – PresentFounders Club Member
1985 – PresentDirector, Fellowship Program in Houston
2000 – 2014Delegate to the AMA for AAFPRS
2000 – 2001National President, Executive Committee, Board of Directors
2001 – 2002Chair, Ethics Committee
2001 – 2002Past President, Executive Committee, Board of Directors
2010 – 2012Nominating Committee Member
2010Recipient, F. Mark Rafaty Award
1997 – 2002Member, Strategic Development Committee
2002Recipient, William K. Wright Award
1998 – 2001Member, Fellowship Review Committee
1999 – 2000President Elect
1986 – 2000Alternate Delegate to American Medical Association
1994 – 1999Member, Endowment Investment Committee
1995 – 1998Treasurer, Executive Committee, Board of Directors
1995 – 1998Treasurer
1990 – 1998Member, Executive Committee
1988 – 1998Member, Board of Directors
1990 – 1993Vice President, Public Affairs
1990 – 1993Member, Foundation Board of Directors
1990 – 1991Member, Preceptor Review Committee
1986 – 1991Charter Instructor, Surgical Observation Program
1989 – 1990Member, Program Committee
1989 – 1990Member, Preceptorship Review Committee
1989 – 1990Member, Residency Relations Committee
1989 – 1990Chairman, Scientific Program Committee
1988 – 1990Southern Regional Vice President
1988 – 1990Vice President, Southern Region
1986 – 1990Chairman, Facial Plastic Times Editorial Board
1988 – 1989Member, Constitution and Bylaws Committee
1987 – 1989Chairman, Socioeconomic Affairs Committee
1985 – 1989Publisher, Facial Plastic Times
1988Course Director, Rhinoplasty – Florence, Italy
1986 – 1988Member, Publications Committee
1986 – 1987Vice Chairman, Public Information Committee
1986 – 1987Member, Presidential Advisory Panel
1983 – 1987Member, Public Information Committee
1984 – 1986Member, Scientific Program Committee
1984 – 1985Chairman, Future Plans Committee
1984 – 1985Member, Sub– Certification Committee
1983 – 1985Member, Medical – Legal Committee
1981 – 1985Associate Editor Facial Plastic Times
1982 – 1984Member, Membership Committee
1981 – 1984Associate Member
1980 – 1981Junior Member

American Board of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

1999 – PresentOral Examiner
2004 – PresentSenior Advisor, Board of Directors
PresentLifetime Certified Diplomat
2007 – 2010Member, Graduate Medical Education Committee
2004 – 2005Chairman, Graduate Medical Education Committee
1999 – 2004Member, Board of Directors
1997Member, Audit Committee
1996 – 1997/1990Member, Credentials Committee
1991Member, Bylaws and Publications Committee

American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS)

1984 – 2006Instructor, “Course on Septal Perforations” (Annual Course)
1990 – 1993Member, Audit Committee
1990 – 1991Chairman, Committee on Specialty Interests
1985 – 1990Instructor, "Use of Tissue Expanders in the Head & Neck” (Annual Course)
1989Recipient, Honor Award
1987Chairman, Subcommittee Monitoring the Federal Trade Commission
1987Consultant, Subcommittee on DRG’s
1985 – 1987Chairman, Subcommittee on Relative Values
1986Representative, ACS Committee on Defining Payment Units
1986Representative, AMA Technical Consulting Panel on Relative Value Scales
1982 – 1986Member, Public Relations Committee
1985Member, Presidential Task Force on Honors
1981Fellow

Houston Society of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

1996 – PresentMember
1997 – 1999Delegate, Board of Governors of AAO – HNS
1991 – 1997Alternate Delegate, Public Relations to the Board of Governors of the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
1986President
1985President-Elect
1984Secretary/Treasurer

American College of Surgeons

1983 – PresentMember (Fellow)
1986Member, Committee on Defining Payment Units
1975 – 1983Candidate Member

Texas Society of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

2000 – PresentSenior Advisor & Member

Go Healthy Houston Mayor’s Task Force

2012 – PresentMember

Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center

2012 – PresentBoard of Trustees

Manuscript Reviewer

2011 – PresentThe Laryngoscope
2010 – PresentAesthetic Plastic Surgery
2000 – PresentJAMA Facial Plastic Surgery

PRO BONO

The Face Foundation

1995 – PresentFounder and President
2013Surgical Mission Trip to Guatemala

SPECIALTY AWARDS

2010AAFPRS “F. Mark Rafaty Award” for Surgical Excellence
2002AAFPRS “William K. Wright Award” for Excellence in Facial Plastic Surgery
2007 – 2008Clinical Faculty Member of the Year, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery (For the Academic Year)
2005-2008 / 1991- 1994“Physician’s Recognition Award”, American Medical Association
1982 – 1983 / 1989Honor Award, American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS)

AWARDS & HONORS

2014Houston Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Bluebonnet Award, for significant contributions to the advancement of nutrition and dietetics in Texas
2011 – PresentCastle Connolly Top Doctor and a Castle Connolly Top Doctor
2005 – Present“Texas Super Doctors”, Texas Monthly Magazine
2006 – Present“Houston’s Top Doctors”, H-Texas Magazine
2000 – PresentNamed “Best Doctors” as selected by his peers
2011Inclusion “Who’s Who in Science and Engineering Eleventh Edition” The Marquis Who’s Who Publications Board
2008 – 2009“Doctor’s Choice 2008 and 2009: Houston’s Best Physicians as Voted by Their Peers”, Health & Fitness Sports Magazine
2007“America’s Top Surgeons – Facial Plastic Surgery”, Consumers’Research Council of America, Washington, D.C.
2006 – 2007

“Houston’s Top Docs for Women”, H Texas Magazine

2003 – 2005“America’s Top Physicians”, Consumers’ Research Council of America, Washington D.C.
2003“Best Doctor for Nose Surgery”, 2003 Ultimate Houston Guide, Houston Chronicle
2002 – 2005

“Physician’s Recognition Award,” American Medical Association

2002Inductee, Howard Smith Legacy Society
2001 – 2002“Houston’s Best Doctors,” Inside Houston Magazine
1999“Best Surgeon in Houston for Nose Surgery & Corrective Nose Surgery”, The Best Plastic Reconstructive Surgeons Listed by Procedure and by Major U.S. City

PUBLICATIONS

Kridel, RWH, Chacra, Z, and Soliemanzadeh, P: Chapter 188 “The Aging Face.” Bailey’s Head and Neck Surgery-Otolaryngology, edited by Jonas Johnson and Clark Rosen (5th edition). Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins: 2013; 3103-3130.

Moubayed, MD, Sami, Zahi Abou Chacra, MD, Russell Kridel, MD, Christian Ahmarani, MD, and Akram Rahal, MD. “Precise Anatomical Study of Rhinoplasty: Description of a Novel Method and Application to the Lateral Crural Steal.” JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery Online First (2013): E1-E6. JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery. Web. 31 Oct. 2013.

Kridel, RWH, and Burstein, D: “Importance of Mucosal Closure in Nasal Septal Perforation Repair.” JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery. 2013; 15 (4): 322-323.

Kridel, RWH, and Sturm-O’Brien, A.: “Acellular Dermal Graft for Tear Trough Deformity.” Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery. 2013; 15 (3): 232-234.

Kridel, RHW and Undavia, S: “Deprojection of the Nasal Tip in Revision Rhinoplasty.” Facial Plastic Surgery, Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc: 2012, Vol 28, No. 4.; 437-443.

Kridel, RWH and Undavia, S: “The Overprojected Tip.” Rhinoplasty: Cases and Techniques, edited by Michael Godin. Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc., 2011, Cases 47 and 67.

Kridel, RWH, Patel, A, and Chiu, R: Chapter 21: “The Management of Alar Collumelar Disproportion.” Master Techniques in Rhinoplasty and Nasal Reconstruction, edited by Calvin Johnson, Baback Azzizzadeh, and William Nama. Elsevier: Pages 259-276, 2011.

Kridel, RWH, Kelly, P, and MacGregor: Chapter 34 “The Nasal Septum.”  5th Edition Cummings Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, Elsevier/Mosby, 2010, Vol 1: 481-494

Kridel, RWH: Guest Editor “Ethnicity in Facial Plastic Surgery.” Facial Plastic Surgery, Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc: April 2010, Vol 26, No. 2.

Patel, A and Kridel, RHW: “African-American Rhinoplasty.” Facial Plastic Surgery, Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc: April 2010, Vol 26, No. 2.; 131-141

Patel, A and Kridel, RHW: “Hispanic-American Rhinoplasty.” Facial Plastic Surgery, Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc: April 2010, Vol 26, No. 2.; 142-152

Kridel, RWH: Chapter 28 “Septal Perforation Presentation and Reconstruction” Advanced Therapy in Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Ed: Regan Thomas, People’s Medical Publishing House-USA; July 2010; 307-318.

Kridel, RWH, “Prerhinoplasty Facial Analysis” in eMedicine book Otolaryngology and Facial Plastic Surgery. http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/842545-overview. July 2010.

Kridel, RWH, “Prerhytidectomy Facial Analysis” in eMedicine book Otolaryngology and Facial Plastic Surgery. http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/842489-overview. July 2010.

Kridel, RWH, Ashoori, F, Liu, E and Hart, C. “Long-Term Use and Follow-up of Irradiated Homologous Costal Cartilage Grafts in the Nose.” Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery.  2009; 11 (6): 378-394.

Kridel, RWH and Soliemanzedah, P: Chapter 69 “Nasal Tip Management Utilizing the Open Approach.” 1st Edition of Rhinology and Facial Plastic Surgery, Springer: 2009; 723-745.

Kridel, RWH, Kelly, P and Castellano, R: Chapter 24 “Liposuction of the Face and Neck: The Art of Facial Sculpture.” 3rd Edition of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Thieme Medical Publishers: 2008; 285-299.

Kridel, RWH: “AMA Report: June 2007 Meeting Held in Chicago, CEJA Advocacy.” Facial Plastic Surgery Times, November/ December 2007, Volume 28, Number 8.

Chiu, RJ and Kridel, RWH: “Fractionated Photothermolysis: The Fraxel™ 1550-nm Glass Fiber Laser Treatment.” Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America, May 2007; Vol. 15, Issue 2: 229 – 237.

Kridel RWH: “Commentary in Evolution in Techniques: Personal Perspectives.”  Journal of the European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery, February 2007, Volume 23, Number 1

Kridel, RWH: Guest Editor “Revision Rhinoplasty.” Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America, Nov 2006; Vol. 14, Issue 4.

Kridel, RWH and Chiu, RJ: “The Management of Alar Columellar Disproportion in Revision Rhinoplasty.”  Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America, Nov 2006; Vol. 14, Issue 4: 313 – 329.

Kridel, RWH and Soliemanzadeh, P: “Tip Grafts in Revision Rhinoplasty.” Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America, Nov 2006; Vol. 14, Issue 4: 331 – 341.

Kridel, RWH: “Difficult Revision Case: Repeated Trauma.” Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America, Nov 2006; Vol. 14, Issue 4: 397 – 400.

Kridel, RWH and Soliemanzadeh, P: “Chapter 177. The Aging Face (Rhytidectomy)” in Head and Neck surgery—Otolaryngology; Byron J. Bailey, ed.  4th edition, Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2006: 2627 – 2650.

Soliemanzadeh, P and Kridel, RWH: “Nasal Tip Overprojection: Algorithm of Surgical Deprojection Techniques & Introduction of Medial Crural Overlay.” Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, Volume 7; Nov/Dec 2005: 374 – 380.

Kridel, RWH and Castellano, R: "A Simplified Approach to Alar Base Reduction:  A review of 124 Patients over 20 years.” Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, Volume 7: No. 2; Mar – April 2005: 81-93.  [*selected to be included in the Home Study Course, an American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head & Neck Surgery publication.]

Kridel, RWH; Kelly, P and MacGregor, A: Chapter 44 "The Nasal Septum.”  4th Edition of Cummings: Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery, Elsevier/ Mosby: 2005; Vol. 2:1001 – 1027.

Kridel, RWH: "Considerations in the Etiology, Treatment, and Repair of Septal Perforations.”  Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America, Elsevier/ Saunders: 2004; Vol. 12, Issue 4: 435 – 450.

Kridel, RWH, Yoon, P and Koch, RJ: "The Prevention and Correction of Nasal Tip Bossae in Rhinoplasty” Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, Volume 5: No. 5; Sept- Oct 2003. [*selected to be included in the Home Study Course, an American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery publication.]

Kridel, RWH and Kelly, P: "Cheek Lifts: Percutaneous elevation of the malar fat pad and its softening effects on the nasolabial groove.” Plastic Surgery Products, August 2003.

Kridel, RWH and Liu, E: "Techniques for Creating Inconspicuous Face-lift Scars, Avoiding Visible Incisions and Loss of Temporal Hair” Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, Volume 5: No. 4; July – Aug 2003.

Kridel, RWH and Liu, E: "Post-Rhinoplasty Nasal Cysts and the Use of Petroleum-Based Ointments and Nasal Packing” Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, July 2003.

Kridel, RWH and Liu, E: “Evaluation of Nasoalveolar Cysts for the Facial Plastic Surgeon” Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, Volume 5: 185 – 188; Mar – April 2003

Hanasono, M; Kridel, RWH; Pastorek, N; Glasgold, M and Koch, J: "Correction of the Soft Tissue Pollybeak Using Triamcinolone Injection” Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, Volume 4: 26 – 30; Jan – Mar 2002. Kridel, RWH and Foda, H: “Nasal Septal Perforation: Prevention, Management and Repair.”  In: Ira D. Papel, MD ed. Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, second edition. New York: Thieme, 2002: Chap. 41:  473 – 481.

Kridel, RWH and Kelly, P: “Liposuction of the Face and Neck: The Art of Facial Sculpture.”  In: Ira D. Papel, MD ed. Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, second edition. New York: Thieme, 2002: Chap. l9:  208 – 222.

Kridel, RWH: “Acellular Human Dermis for Facial Soft Tissue Augmentation.”  Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America, Vol. l 9: No.3; 413 – 437, Aug 2001.

Foda, H and Kridel, RWH: "Lateral Crural Steal and Lateral Crural Overlay – An Objective Evaluation.” The Archives of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery.  AMA, Vol. 125: 1365 – 1370; Dec 1999.

Kridel, RWH and Rezaee, A:  "Male Rhinoplasty.”  Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America.  WB Saunders Company, Nov 1999.

Kridel, RWH; Scott, B and Foda, H: "The Tongue-in-Groove Technique in Septorhinoplasty; a 10-Year Experience.” Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery 1(4) 246 – 256; Oct – Dec 1999.

Kridel, RWH: "Septal Perforation Repair.” Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America, W.B. Saunders Company: 1999.

Kridel, RWH; Lunde, K: “Nasal Septal Reconstruction, Review and Update.”  Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America, W.B. Saunders Company: 1999; Vol.7, No. 1: 105 – 113.

Kridel, RWH: "AlloDerm© Lip Augmentation Techniques and Problem Avoidance.”  The American Journal of Cosmetic Surgery, Vol. 15, No. 3:  251 – 258; 1998.

Kridel, RWH and Covello, L: "The Aging Face.”  Head and Neck Surgery – Otolaryngology.  Second Edition. Lippincott – Raven Publishers, 1998: 2693 – 2716. 

Kridel, RWH; Foda, H and Lunde, K: "Septal Perforation Repair with Acellular Human Dermal Allograft.”  Archives of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. Vol. 124:  73 – 78, 1998.

Kridel, RWH: "Combined Septal Perforation Repair with Revision Rhinoplasty.” Russell W.H. Kridel, M.D., ed. Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America. W.B. Saunders Company: 1995; Vol. 3, No. 4: 459 – 472.

Kridel, RWH: “Revision Rhinoplasty” Russell W.H. Kridel, M.D. ed.  Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America.  W.B. Saunders Company: November 1995; Vol. 3, No. 4.

Kridel, RWH and Kraus, WM: "Grafts and Implants in Revision Rhinoplasty.” Russell W.H. Kridel, M.D., ed.  Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America. W.B. Saunders Company: 1995: Vol. 3, No. 4: 473 – 486.

Kridel, RWH and Yee, S: "Psychological, Financial, and Legal Considerations in Secondary Rhinoplasty.”  Russell W.H. Kridel, M.D., ed.  Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America.  W.B. Saunders Company: 1995: Vol. 3, No. 4: 347 – 351.

Kridel, RWH and Konior, RJ: "Irradiated Cartilage Grafts in the Nose: A Preliminary Report.” Michael M. Paparella, M.D. and G. Richard Holt, M.D. (eds).  Yearbook of Otolaryngology– Head and Neck Surgery 1994; 196 – 197.

Kridel, RWH: "Nasal Septal Perforation.”  Gates M.D., (ed). Current Therapy in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.  Mosby Year Book, Inc.: 1994: 361 – 365.

Konior, R and Kridel, RWH: "Tissue Expansion in Scalp Surgery.”  R. Konior, M.D. and D. Rousso, M.D., (eds).  Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America. W.B. Saunders: 1994: Vol. 2, No. 2, 203 – 217.

Konior, R and Kridel, RWH: "Irradiated Cartilage Grafts in the Nose: A Preliminary Report.” S. H. Miller, M.D., ed. Yearbook of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgery 1994.  204 – 205.

Konior, R and Kridel, RWH: "Controlled Nasal Tip Positioning via the Open Rhinoplasty Approach.”  Dean M. Toriumi, M.D., ed.  Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America. W. B. Saunders Company: 1993; Vol. 1; No. 1: 53 – 62.

Kridel, RWH: "The Open Approach for Repair of Septal Perforations.”  Rollin K. Daniel ed. Aesthetic Plastic Surgery: Rhinoplasty.  1st edition, Boston, Mass: Little Brown and Company, Inc; 1993: 555 – 566.

Konior, R and Kridel, RWH: "Management of Alopecia.”  Byron Bailey, MD, ed.  Head and Neck Surgery – Otolaryngology.   J. B. Lippincott: 1993: 2338 – 2348.

Kridel, RWH and Bressler, F: "The Aging Face.”  Byron Bailey, M.D., ed. Head and Neck Surgery – Otolaryngology. J. B. Lippincott: 1993: 2217 – 2245.

Kridel, RWH and Konior, R: "Use of Irradiated Cartilage Grafts in the Nose.”  Archives of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.  Vol. 119: 24 – 31, 1993.

Kridel, RWH and Bressler, F: "Surgery of the Aging Face: Advances and Considerations in Functional Facial Plastic Surgery.” J. Josephson, M.D., ed. Medical Clinics of North America. Vol. 77, No. 3: 657 – 675, 1993.

Kridel, RWH and Pacella, B: "Complications of Liposuction.”  David Eisele, M.D., ed. Complications of Head and Neck Surgery. Mosby Year Book Company: 1992.

Kridel, RWH and Konior, R: "Controlled Nasal Tip Rotation via the Lateral Crural Overlay Technique.” S. Miller M.D., ed. Year Book of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgery 1992:151 – 153.

Kridel, RWH and Konior, R: "Suction Lipectomy.”  Nachlas M. D. and Papel M. D., (eds). Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  Mosby Year Book Company: 1991: 184 – 192.

Konior, R and Kridel, RWH: "Management of Male Pattern Alopecia.”  Byron Bailey M.D., ed. Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.  J.B. Lippincott: 1991.

Kridel, RWH; Konior, R; Shumrick, K and Wright, W:  "Advances in Nasal Tip Surgery: The Lateral Crural Steal.”  F. Barton, ed.  Selected Readings in Plastic Surgery. Vol. 6, 1991.

Kridel, RWH and Konior, R: "Dome Truncation for Management of the Overprojected Nasal Tip" excerpted in Paparella – Bailey (eds). Year Book of Otolaryngology– Head and Neck Surgery 1991: 221 – 222.

Kridel, RWH and Konior, R: "Suction Lipectomy” Aesthetic Facial Surgery, Krause C, Mangat D, Pastorek N, Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co. 1991:  689 – 705.

Kridel, RWH and Konior, R: "The Underprojected Tip" Aesthetic Facial Surgery, Krause C, Mangat D, Pastorek N, Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co. 1991: 191 – 228.

Kridel, RWH and Konior, R: "Controlled Nasal Tip Rotation via the Lateral Crural Overlay Technique” Archives of Otolaryngology, Vol. 117:  411 – 415, 1991.

Shumrick, K; Mangal, A and Kridel, RWH: "Dermabrasion and Chemical Peel.” Eds. Paparella et al Otolaryngology – Third Edition, Vol. 4, W.B. Saunders Co: 1990.

Konior, R and Kridel, RWH: "Lateral Crural Techniques for Repositioning the Nasal Tip.”  In Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Vol. 1: 6 – 13, 1990.

Konior, R and Kridel, RWH: "The Congenital Nasal Dermoid Cyst – Management Utilizing the External Rhinoplasty Approach.” Proceedings of the Fifth International Symposium of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of the Head and Neck.  Chapter 131, B.C. Decker 1990.

Kridel, RWH and Konior, R: "The Large Nose.”  George Gates, M.D., ed. Current Therapy in Otolaryngology. B.C. Decker 1990: 4th ed., 126 – 131.

Kridel, RWH and Konior, R: "Dome Truncation for Management of the Overprojected Tip.”  Annals of Plastic Surgery. Vol. 24: 385 – 396, 1990.

Kridel, RWH; Wright, W; Konior, R and Shumrick, K: "Advances in Nasal Tip Surgery – The Lateral Crural Steal.”  Archives of Otolaryngology. Vol. 115: 1206 – 1212, 1989.

Kridel, RWH and Szachowicz, E: "Non-Caucasian Rhinoplasty with the Open Approach.”  Facial Plastic Surgery – International Quarterly Monographs.  5:2, 179 – 187, winter 1988.

Kridel, RWH and Shumrick, K: "Comparison of Injectable Silicone versus Collagen for Soft Tissue Augmentation.”  Journal of Dermatologic Surgery and Oncology. Supplement I: 66 – 72, July 1988.

Kridel, RWH and Szachowicz, E: "Adjunctive Measures to Rhinoplasty.”  Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America. Vol. 20: No. 4: 895 – 912, November 1987.

Kridel, RWH; Appling, D and Wright, W: "Septal Perforation Closure Utilizing the External Septorhinoplasty Approach.”  Edition français- Journal d’O.R.L., Novembre, 1986.  Intérêt de la rhinoseptoplastie par voie externe pour la fermeture des perforations septales.”  Arch. Otolaryngol. – Journal d’O. R.L., Vol. 5: No. 25: 125 – 129, 1986.

Kabaker, S; Kridel, RWH; Krugman, M; and Swenson, R: "Tissue Expansion in the Treatment of Alopecia.”  Archives of Otolaryngology. 112: 720 – 725, July 1986.

Kridel, RWH; Appling, D; and Wright, W: "Septal Perforation Closure Utilizing the External Septorhinoplasty Approach.”  Archives of Otolaryngology. 112: 168 – 172, February 1986.

Fairbanks, D and Kridel, RWH: “Nasal Septal Perforation: Closure Utilizing the External Septorhinoplasty Approach.” Nasal Septal Perforation: Surgical Management, American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Inc.  1985 Instruction Section, Course 2411.

Kridel, RWH; Aguilar, E and Wright, W: "Complications of Rhytidectomy.”  Ear Nose and Throat Journal 64 (12): 44 – 56, December 1985.

Kridel, RWH; Appling, D and Wright, W: "Closure of Septal Perforations: A Simplified Method via the External Septorhinoplasty Approach."  Ward, P. and Berman, W., Editors: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of the Head and Neck: Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium (Los Angeles, 1983), Vol. I: The C.V. Mosby Co.: 183 – 188, 1984.

Kridel, RWH: “Health Costs: We Can’t Control What We Can’t See,” Medical Economics. January 1984.

Kridel, RWH; Miller, R and Greenberg, D: "Ossifying Fibroma – Diagnostic Clarification.”  Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery 91 (5): 568 – 572, October 1983.

Wright, W and Kridel, RWH: "External Septorhinoplasty, A Tool for Teaching and for Improved Results.”  Laryngoscope 91 (6): 945 – 951, June 1981.

Kridel, RWH and Winston, D: "Cost Effective Medical Care.”  Chicago, American Medical Association, 1978.

Publications in Progress

Kridel, RWH: “Septal Perforation Closure.” Master Techniques in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, edited by Meyers, E., Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins: In print 2014.

Kridel, RWH and Undavia, S: “Septal Perforations.” Encyclopedia of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, edited by Stilianos Kountakis. Springer: In print 2014.

Kridel, RWH, Sturm-O’Brien, A: “Usage of Irradiated Cartilage Grafts in Revision Rhinoplasty.” Encyclopedia of Aesthetic Rejuvenation Through Volume Enhancement, edited by Herman, C and Strauch, B.: Thieme: In print 2014.

Kridel, RWH, and Kwak, E: “Surgical Repair of Nasal Septal Perforations.” Atlas of Surgery on the Nose, Paranasal Sinuses, and Skull Base, edited by Becker, S. and Castelnuovo, P., SCR Publishers: In print 2014.

Kridel, RWH, and Kwak, E: “Nasal Septal Perforations.” Sataloff’s Comprehensive Textbook of Otolaryngology.” edited by Sataloff, R. and Sclafani, A., JP Medical Publishers: In print late 2014.

Kridel, RWH, and Sturm-O’Brien, A: “Revision Rhinoplasty.” Sataloff’s Comprehensive Textbook of Otolaryngology.” edited by Sataloff, R. and Sclafani, A., Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers: In print late 2014.

Kridel, RWH, and Sturm-O’Brien, A: “The Nasal Septum.” 6th Edition Cummings Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, Elsevier/Mosby. In print 2014.

Kridel, RWH, Patel, A, and Montero-Ferraez, J.R.: “Flash and Non-Flash Photography for the Aging Surgery.” Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery. Work in progress.

Kridel, RWH, and Sturm-O’Brien, A.: “Long Term Outcomes in Septoplasty.” Work in progress.

Kridel, RWH, and Rodman, R: “A Staging System for Revision Rhinoplasty.” Work in progress.

Kridel, RWH, Rodman, R, and Mims, M: “The Kuhnt-Szymanowski Repair: a new look at an old procedure.” Work in progress.

Kridel, RWH: “Liposuction of the Face and Neck: The Art of Facial Sculpture.” 4th Edition of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Thieme Medical Publishers: Work in progress.

Kridel, RWH: “Septal Perforations.” 4th Edition of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Thieme Medical Publishers: Work in progress.

Kridel, RWH and Burstein, D: “Three-Layered Closure of Septal Perforations with Bilateral Mucosal Advancement Flaps and a Connective Tissue Interposition Graft Using the External Rhinoplasty Approach.” Work in progress.

Kridel, RWH and Yavrouian, E: “Nasal Tip Overprojection: Analysis of Medial Crural Overlay as a Technique for Deprojection Over a 20 Year Period with Over 100 Cases.” Work in progress.

LECTURES, PRESENTATIONS & SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

AICEF 2014, 6th Edition
Ravenna, Italy
May 10, 2014
“Master lecture on aesthetic and reconstructive surgery of the lower third of the face”
“Master lecture on rhinoplasty.

European Rhinoplasty Summit
Munich, Germany
March 26-28, 2014
“Thick Skinned Rhinoplasty”
“Nasal Tip Deprojection”
“Use of Rib Cartilage”
Panelist: “Revision Rhinoplasty”

AAFPRS Fall Meeting
New Orleans, Louisiana
October 19-21, 2013
“Salvage Rhinoplasty for the Severely Deformed Nose”

University of Texas Medical School at Houston Dept of Otolaryngology
Houston, Texas
October 17, 2013
“Face and Neck Rejuvenation: Malar and Chin Augmentation”

Face to Face Medical Mission Trip
Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
October 2, 2013
“Rhinoplasty”

University of Texas Medical School at Houston Dept of Plastic Surgery
Houston, Texas
July 15, 2013
“Rhinoplasty”

LifeCell™ Surgical Solutions Symposium
Houston, TX
June 6, 2013
“Using Alloderm in Septal Perforation Repair”

AAFPRS Advances in Rhinoplasty
Chicago, Illinois
May 9-11, 2013
“Complications and Prevention: Disasters in Rhinoplasty”
“Aging Nose Rhinoplasty”
“Managing the Unfavorable Columellar Scar”
“Structure, Creativity, and Common Sense in Rhinoplasty”
“Nuances in Alar Base Reduction”

University of Texas Medical School at Houston Dept of Otolaryngology
Houston, Texas
April 18, 2013
“Secondary Rhinoplasty and Post-Traumatic Nasal Deformity Management”

LifeCell™ Surgical Solutions Symposium
Washington, D.C.
April 6, 2013
“Soft Tissue Repair in Nasal Applications”

LifeCell™ Surgical Solutions Symposium
Henderson, Nevada
March 9, 2013
“Soft Tissue Repair in Nasal Applications”

University of Texas Medical School at Houston Dept of Otolaryngology
Houston, Texas
February 21, 2013
“The First Meeting: Analysis and Approach to the Facial Plastic Surgery Patient”

University of Texas Medical School at Houston Dept of Otolaryngology
Houston, Texas
December 20, 2012
“Surgical Anatomy: Basic and Tip Rhinoplasty”

6th International Update Course: Otolaryngology Underwater
December 4-7, 2012
Cayman Brac, Cayman Islands
“Septoplasty and Nasal Airway Considerations in Rhinoplasty”
“Evaluation and Treatment of the Aging Face”
“Basic Open Rhinoplasty”
“Simplifying Face Lifts”
“Lessons Learned from 30 years of Rhinoplasties”
Panelist: “What is New and Exciting in My Area”

The Cutting Edge 2012 Aesthetic Surgery Symposium
November 29-December 1, 2012
New York, NY
Panelist: “Individual Techniques for Profile Alignment and Osteotomies: Video Case Presentations”
“Irradiated Costal Cartilage: Longevity and Complications”
Panelist: “Long-Term Dorsal Augmentation Problems: Autologous, Alloplastic: Fixation, Shifting, Warping, Irregularities, Reabsorption, Extrusion”
“Thick-Skinned Ethnic Noses With Wide Alar Bases”

4th International Course on Functional and Aesthetic Surgery of the Nose
October 14-17, 2012
Imola, Italy
Panelist: “Algorithm for Dorsal Modification and Osteotomies”
“Surgical Correction of the Crooked Nose”
Panelist: “What I Have Learned From My Mistakes”
Live Surgery: “Primary Rhinoplasty”
“Lifting of the Upper and Middle Third of the Face”

Rhinoplasty 2012
August 2-4, 2012
Uberlandia, Brazil
“Incisions and Aesthetics of the Columella”
“Tip Techniques”
Live Surgery: “Primary Rhinoplasty”
“Alar Notching Repair”
“Preventing Mistakes in Rhinoplasty—Lessons Learned From Revisions”

Vegas Cosmetic Surgery 2012
June 6-10, 2012
Las Vegas, NV
“Lessons Learned from Thousands of Septoplasties”
Panelist: “Our Preferred Method(s) of Lengthening and Shortening the Nose in Rhinoplasty” “A Simplified Approach to Alar Base Reduction”
“The Update on Septal Perforations”
Panelist: “Tip Projection and De-Projection Techniques”
“My Favorite Techniques for Treatment of the Lower Third of the Nose”
“SMAS Facelift vs. Deep Plane Lift-Which Has Less Chance of Complications and Why?” “Pearls and Pitfalls in CO2 Laser Resurfacing: Traditional Ablative and Fractional—A Greater Than 15 Year Experience”

University of Texas Medical School at Houston Dept of Otolaryngology
May 17, 2012
Houston, TX
“Ethical and Psychosocial Aspects in Facial Plastic Surgery”

IFFPSS VII International Congress, “Nose and Face World 2012″
May 9-12, 2012
Rome, Italy
“Facelifts—The First Ten Face Lifts”
Panel Moderator: “Face Lifting—From short scar to traditional to deep plane. This house believes that… “
Panelist: “Rhinoplasty Complications—Effective Strategies for Revision”
Panelist: “Skin Issues in Rhinoplasty”
Panel Moderator: “Ethnic Rhinoplasty—What is the Impact of Gender, Ethnicity, and Culture?”
Panelist: “Rhinoplasty for Young and Old”

New York Society of Facial Plastic Surgery Meeting
April 26, 2012
New York, NY
“The Use of Alloderm in Reconstruction”

University of Texas Medical School at Houston Dept of Otohinolaryngology
March 15, 2012
Houston, TX
“Surgical Anatomy: Basic and Tip Rhinoplasty”

University of Texas Medical School at Houston Dept of Otolaryngology
February 16, 2012
Houston, TX
“Laser Skin Resurfacing”

University of Toronto, 10th Annual Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Update
February 11, 2012
Toronto, Canada
“Surgical Aspects of Nasal Airway Obstruction: 30 Years of Lessons Learned”
“Etiology, Prevention, and Surgical Treatment of Septal Perforations”

University of Texas Medical School at Houston Dept of Otolaryngology
November 17, 2011
Houston, TX
“Reconstructive, Revisional, and Traumatic Rhinoplasties”

LifeCell™ Septal Perforations Dinner Meeting
New York, NY
October 6, 2011
“Using Alloderm in Septal Perforation Repair”

LifeCell™ Septal Perforations Dinner Meeting
Indianapolis, IN
October 5, 2011
“Using Alloderm in Septal Perforation Repair”

University of Texas Medical School at Houston Dept of Otohinolaryngology
September 15, 2011
Houston, TX
“Blepharoplasty and Brow Lift”

AAFPRS Annual Meeting
San Francisco, CA
September 8-11, 2011
Panel: “How to Obtain Stable Results in Cosmetic Rhinoplasty—A Year is Not Enough”
Joint Plenary Session with ARS: “The Nose, Inside and Out”

LifeCell™ Septal Perforations Dinner Meeting
Pittsburgh, PA
May 24, 2011
“Using Alloderm in Septal Perforation Repair”

AAFPRS Advances In Rhinoplasty
Chicago, IL
May 4-7, 2011
Panel: “Controlling the Dorsum”
“Alar Base Surgery: Creating Natural Proportions”
“Controversies in Ethnic Rhinoplasty” Panel Moderator
“Male Rhinoplasty”
Panel: “Rhinoplasty Pearls”

University of Texas Medical School at Houston Dept of Otohinolaryngology
March 17, 2011
Houston, TX
“Facial Plastics”

LifeCell” Septal Perforations Dinner Meeting
New York City, New York
March 8, 2011
“Using Alloderm in Septal Perforation Repair”

LifeCell” Septal Perforations Dinner Meeting
Long Island, New York
March 7, 2011
“Using Alloderm in Septal Perforation Repair”

University of Texas Medical School at Houston
February 17, 2011
Houston, TX
“Tip Dynamics in Rhinoplasty”

LifeCell” Septal Perforations Dinner Meeting
Cincinnati, Ohio
February 11, 2011
“Using Alloderm in Septal Perforation Repair”

LifeCell” Septal Perforations Dinner Meeting
Detroit, Michigan
February 10, 2011
“Using Alloderm in Septal Perforation Repair”

University of Texas Medical School at Houston Dept of Otohinolaryngology
January 10, 2011
Houston, TX
“Evaluation and Treatment of the Aging Face”

The 28th Japan Society of Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery
October 28, 1010
Kyoto, Japan
“Aesthetic reconstruction and cosmetic improvement of the nose utilizing irradiated rib cartilage with long term follow-up”

Naso D’ Interno (Nose and Surroundings)
October 11 – 16, 2010
Rome, Italy
“Rhinoplasty, Bacis Techniques II”
“Collumnar Scar”
“Alar Base Surgery”
“Genioplasty with Alloplastic Grafts”
“Avoid Pitfalls in Rhinoplasty”

AAFPRS/AAO Annual Meeting
Boston, Massachusetts
September 22 – 26, 2010
“Full Spectrum Laser Resurfacing”
“Revision Rhinoplasty Pearls”

LifeCell” Septal Perforations Dinner Meeting
Tampa Bay, Florida
September 13 – 14, 2010
“Using Alloderm in Septal Perforation Repair”

EAFPS 33rd Annual Conference
August 27th- Sept 5th, 2010
Antalya, Turkey
“Septal Perforation: Repair with and without Rhinoplasty”
“Tip Dynamics in Rhinoplasty”
“Revision Rhinoplasty” Panel Member
“Nasal Valve Surgery” Panel Member
“Management of Dorsal Irregularities” Panel Member

University of Texas Medical School at Houston Dept of Otohinolaryngology
September 16, 2010
Houston, TX
“The First Meeting: Analysis and Approach to the Facial Plastic Surgery Patient”

LifeCell” Septal Perforations Dinner Meeting
St. Louis, Missouri
August 12 -13, 2010
“Using Alloderm in Septal Perforation Repair”

Facial Cosmetic Surgery 2008
Las Vegas, Nevada
July 14 – 18, 2010
“External Rhinoplasty”
“Repairing Septal Perforations”   
“Alar-Columellar Disproportion: Correction with Multiple Techniques”
“Rib Cartilage for Treatment of Revision Rhinoplasty”

AAFPRS 10th International Symposium of Facial Plastic Surgery
Hollywood, Florida
April 28 – May 2, 2010
“Rhinoplasty Around the World – African American Rhinoplasty”
“How I Do It: Rhinoplasty – Osteotomies”
“Pearls in Rhinoplasty”
Panel: “Implants in Rhinoplasty – Irradiated Cartilage”

New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgery: Spring Meeting 2010
New York, New York
April 10, 2010
“Considerations in African American & Hispanic Rhinoplasty”

Rodeo Rhinoplasty 2010
Houston, Texas
March 11 – 14, 2010
“Septal Perforations: Prevention & Closure”
“Strategies & Techniques for Projection & De-projection”
“Strategies & Techniques for Tip Rotation”
Panel: “Augmentation Rhinoplasty”
Panel: “Difficult Cases from the Audience & Panelists’ Most Difficult Cases”
African American Rhinoplasty
Panel: “Revision Rhinoplasty: Problems, Solutions & Helpful Principles”
Panel: “Long Term Results in Rhinoplasty: What I Learned”
“Septoplasty: Strategies, Techniques & Helpful Hints”

2009 Hispanic-American Medical Association of Houston Annual Meeting
Houston, Texas
November 21, 2009
“Advocacy & Leadership”

American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Annual Fall Meeting
San Diego, California
September 30 – October 4, 2009
“Rhinoplasty: Advantages & Finesse”

III Congresso Nazionale AICEF-RCF
Garda, Verona
September 13 – 15, 2009
“My Personal Philosophy on Nasal Tip Surgery”
“Revision Rhinoplasty: Why are there so many?”
“Brow & Forehead Lifting – An Evolution from Coronal to Endoscopic”
Forum: “Refinements & Tip Grafts in Tip Surgery”
Forum: “Restructuring the Nose after Previous Surgery”

University of Texas Medical School at Houston: Otolaryngology Resident Orientation
Houston, Texas
July 20, 2009
“Analysis and Approach to the Facial Plastics Patient”

Rodeo Rhinoplasty 2009
Houston, Texas
March 12-15, 2009
“Strategies and Techniques for Projection and De-Projection”
“Strategies and Techniques for Tip Rotation”
“Septal Perforations – Prevention and Repair”
“Teenage and Male Rhinoplasty”
“Alar Columellar Disproportion and the Tongue and Groove Technique”
“African-American Rhinoplasty”
“Why there are so many Revision Rhinoplasties?”
“Irradiated Cartilage in the Nose”
Panel: Revision Rhinoplasty – Problems, Solutions and Helpful Principles

33rd Midwinter Symposium on Practical Surgical Challenges in Otolaryngology
Snowmass Village, Colorado
February 18, 2009
“Alar Base Management in Rhinoplasty”
“Tip Technique in Rhinoplasty”
“Grafts and Implants in Rhinoplasty”

University of Texas Medical School at Houston: Ethics Series
Houston, Texas
February 12, 2009
“Hot Topics in Ethics”

3rd Giornata Nazionale Di Aggiornamento AICEFrcf
Livorno, Italy
November 29, 2008
“Evoluzione Della Chirurgia Della Punta Nasale Negli Ultimi”
“La Chirurgia Di Recupero Nei Gravi Esiti di Rinoplastiche Multiple”

Congreso Socmno Sociedad de Otorrinolaringologia del Centro Medico Nacional de Occidente A.C.
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
September 11 – 13, 2008
“Facelift Made Simple”
“Tip Rhinoplasty: Part 1 & 2″
“Airway Considerations in Rhinoplasty”
“Septal Perforations”
“Alar Base”
“Personal Philosophy in Rhinoplasty”

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Department of Otolaryngology: Boot Camp Lecture Series
Houston, Texas
July 10, 2008
“Analysis & Approach to the Facial Plastic Patient”

Facial Cosmetic Surgery 2008
Las Vegas, Nevada
June 18 – 22, 2008
“Rhinoplasty Dilemmas”, Panel Member
“Personal Philosophy with Emphasis on the Open Approach to Nasal Tip Modification”
“Laser Skin Resurfacing”
“New Technology Dilemmas”, Panel Member 

Cirugia Plastica Facial: Otorrinolaringologia Meeting
Medellin, Columbia
May 21 – 26, 2008
“Increasing Tip Projection and Definition in Thick-Skinned Patients”
“Preserving the Curve in Alar Base”
“Septal Perforation: Prevention & Repair”
Mini-Seminar: “Long Term Results in Rhinoplasty: What works, What Doesn’t”

TexMed 2008: Renew Your Passion for Medicine
San Antonio, Texas
May 1 – 3, 2008
“Septal Perforation: Prevention and Repair”

The University of Illinois 32nd Midwinter Symposium on Practical Surgical Challenges in Otolaryngology
Snowmass, Colorado
February 18 – 22, 2008
“Septal Perforation: Prevention and Treatment”
“Airway Considerations in Rhinoplasty”
“Revision Rhinoplasty”

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Department of Otolaryngology Grand Rounds
Houston, Texas
February 14, 2008
“Face & Brow Lifts”

Naso & Dintorni 2007
Rome, Italy
October 23 – 27, 2007
“CHIRURGIA DELLA PUNTA NASALE: Sovrapposizione delle crura laterali”
“INTERVENTO CHIRURGICO IN DIRETTA: Rinoplastica primaria”
“Riparazione delle perforazioni settali”
“SESTA SESSIONE: RITIDECTOMIA FACCIALE”
“NONA SESSIONE: CHIRURGIA FACCIALE AVANZATA”
“I segreti della mia rinoplastica”

American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Annual Fall Meeting
Washington, D.C.
September 18 – 21, 2007
“Emerging Trends and Technologies”
“Nuances in Rhinoplasty: Tip Deprojection, Alar Base Reduction, and Columellar Surgery”

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Department of Otolaryngology Grand Rounds
Houston, Texas
August 23, 2007
“Introduction to Rhinoplasty.”

21st Annual Symposium on the Latest Advances in Facial Plastic Surgery
Newport Beach, California
August 9, 2007
“Alar Base Surgery”
“Revision Rhinoplasty”

University of California Irvine Grand Rounds
Irvine, California
August 8, 2007
Introduction to Facial Plastic Surgery “Tip”, “Alar Base”, “Facelift”

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Department of Otolaryngology Grand Rounds
Houston, Texas
July 26, 2007
“The First Meeting: Analysis and Approach to the Facial Plastics Surgery Patient”

Advances in Rhinoplasty
Boston, Massachusetts
June 28 – July 2, 2007
“Tip Projection and Rotation”
“Alar Base Modifications”
“Preserving the Curve in Alar Base Resection: A Three Step Method”
“The Aging Nose”
“Revision Rhinoplasty”

Facial Cosmetic Surgery 2007
Las Vegas, Nevada
June 13, 2007
“Nasal Tip Modification”
“A Simplified Approach to Alar-Base Narrowing”
“10 Most Common Problems in Rhinoplasty”, Panel

The University of Illinois 31st Midwinter Symposium on Practical Surgical Challenges in Otolaryngology
Snowmass, Colorado
February 19 – 23, 2007
“Prevention & Treatment of Septal Perforations”
“Simplified Face-Lifting with Inconspicuous Incisions”
“Browlift”

Curso Internacional de la Sociedad Mexicana de Otorrinolaringología y Cirugía de Cabeza y Cuello (Mexican Society of OT-HNS)
Polanco, México, D.F.
February 15 -17, 2007
“Facial Analysis in surgical planning in rhinoplasty”
“Internal and external approaches to the nasal tip”
“Rhinoplasty (personal technique)”
Panel Discusión

57th National ENT Conference
Sociedad Española de Otorrinolaringología y Patología Cervical Facial
Granada, Spain
September 28 – October 4, 2006
“Face Lifts with Inconspicuous Incisions”
“Surgery of the Nasal Tip”
“Methods of Forehead Rejuvenation”

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Department of Otolaryngology Grand Rounds
Houston, Texas
September 21, 2006
“Septal Perforation Repair”

American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Annual Fall Meeting
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
September 14 -16, 2006
“The Fraxel Experience”
“CO2 and Fraxel Laser Resurfacing of the Face”
“Nasal Septal Perforations”, Panel Member

American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Annual Fall Meeting
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
September 17 – 19, 2006
“Nasal Septal Perforation; Prevention and Surgical Management”

Summer Update in Otolaryngology
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Beaver Creek, Colorado
July 22 – 28, 2006
“Airway Considerations in Rhinoplasty”
“Facelift Surgery Made Simple”
“Preventing and Repairing Septal Perforations” 

AAFPRS 9th International Symposium of Facial Plastic Surgery
Las Vegas, Nevada
May 1 – 4, 2006
“Facial Skin Rejuvenation from the Experts:  What’s New, What Works, and What’s a Bust”, Panel Moderator
“Septoplasty & Septal Perforations”, Panel Moderator
“Secondary Rhinoplasty”, Panel Moderator
“How I Do Rhinoplasty & Why”, Panelist
“Targeted Problems in Rhinoplasty”, Panelist

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Department of Otolaryngology Grand Rounds
Houston, Texas
April 17, 2006
“Prevention and Repair of Nasal Septal Perforations via the Rhinoplasty Approach”

The University of Illinois 30th Midwinter Symposium on Practical Surgical Challenges in Otolaryngology
Snowmass, Colorado
February 20 – 24, 2006
“Septal Perforations: Prevention & Treatment”
“Airway Considerations in Rhinoplasty”

Grand Rounds – The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary
Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
New York, New York
December 1, 2005
“Tip Plasty”

Portland Rhinoplasty Course 2005
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, Oregon
July 29 – 31, 2005
Faculty Guest of Honor
“Primary rhinoplasty – Personal Approach”
“Revision Rhinoplasty – Personal Approach”
“Personal Perspective on Rhinoplasty Surgery”
“Rhinoplasty Consultation: Patient Selection”
“Modifications of the Nasal Dorsum”
“Management of the Difficult Tip”
“Management of Complications; New Horizons in Rhinoplasty”, Panel Moderator
“Revision Rhinoplasty”, Panel Member
“Personal Preferences and Rationale in Rhinoplasty”, Panel Member
Cadaver Lab/Dissection Lab

AAFPRS: Advances in Rhinoplasty 2005
Chicago, Illinois
June 26 – 29, 2005
“Septoplasty and Turbinates”
“Personal Rhinoplasty Approach”
“Nasal Tip Surgery”, Panelist
“Virtual Rhinoplasty”, Panelist
“How I do it: Managing the Alar Base”, Panelist
“Ethnic Rhinoplasty”, Panelist
“Secondary Rhinoplasty”, Moderator
Afternoon Session Moderator

5th Annual Charleston Magnolia Conference
MUSC Medical University Department of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery
Charleston, South Carolina
June 2 – 4, 2005
“Preventing and Repairing Septal Perforations”
“Safe Facelifts with Inconspicuous Incisions”
“Achieving Projection and Rotation in Rhinoplasty”
Otology Panelist

Arab Health: Otolaryngology Update 2005
Dubai, UAE
February 10 – 16, 2005
“Tip Rotation, Projection, and Deprojection”
“Avoiding Pitfalls in Rhinoplasty”
“Nasal Valve Incompetence”
“Nasal Tip”, Panelist
“Nasal Valve”, Moderator

Naso & Dintorni 2004
6º Videocorso di Chirugia Nasale e Facciale
Rome, Italy
November 18 – 20, 2004
“An Eclectic Approach to Rhinoplasty”
“Tip Techniques for Rotation and Projection”
Three Live Surgeries: rhinoplasty, revision rhinoplasty and rhytidectomy with sub-mental liposuction and platysmaplasty

2004 Fall Meeting Texas Cosmetic Surgical Society
Fredericksburg, Texas
October 9, 2004
“Face Lift Incisions”
“Considerations with Male Rhinoplasty”

2004 Fall Meeting American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
New York, New York
September 21 – 24, 2004
“Ethnic Rhinoplasty”
Soft Tissue Augmentation Workshop: “Alloderm in the Face”
“Is Radiofrequency Skin Tightening Efficacious?”, Panelist

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Department of Otolaryngology Grand Rounds
Houston, Texas
June 2, 2004
“Facial Plastics”

3rd International Update Course: Otolaryngology Underwater
University of Pennsylvania Department of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery
Cozumel, Mexico
May 18 – 23, 2004
“Male Rhinoplasty”
“Treatment of Septal Perforations via a Rhinoplasty Approach”
“Laser Skin Resurfacing: An Update”
“Face Lift Techniques”

“Around the Nose”: 5th International Course on Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery of the Nose and Face
Nijmegen, Netherlands
May 12 -14, 2004
Lecturer of Honor
“Around the Nose”
“Nasal Implants and Grafts”
“Rhytidoplasty – Face Lifting”

American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Annual Spring Meeting
Phoenix, Arizona
May 1 – 3, 2004
“Extreme Makeovers”, Panelist

21st Annual Symposium on Facial Plastic Surgery
New Jersey Academy of Otolaryngology and the New Jersey Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery
Trenton, New Jersey
April 7, 2004
“Facelift Incisions”
“Forehead Lifts”
“Facial Implants”
“Office Based Non-surgical Options for Facial Rejuvenation”, Panelist

11th Annual Winter Symposium American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Snowmass, Colorado
February 13 – 16, 2004
“CO2 Laser Resurfacing”
“Nasal Tip Surgery”

2003 Fall Meeting American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Orlando, Florida
September 22 – 23, 2003
“Avoiding Rhinoplasty Mistakes”
“Is this Nose Overprojected?”, Moderator

American Academy of Otolaryngology 2003 Annual Meeting
Orlando, Florida
September 21 – 20, 2003
“Nasal Septal Perforations: Surgical Management”

Advances in Rhinoplasty: American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Chicago, Illinois
June 25 – 29, 2003
“Personal Rhinoplasty Philosophy”
“Septoplasty & Turbinates”
“Selection of Osteotomies: Lessons Learned from Long-Term Follow-Up”
Video presentations: “Spare Parts Nasal Salvage” and “Primary External Rhinoplasty Showing Osteotomy Detail”
“Autograft, Homograft or Alloplast?”, Panelist

Residents Lecture
Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology and the Communicative Sciences
Houston, Texas
April 28, 2003
“Reconstructive Rhinoplasty and Airway Concerns”

5th Annual Howard W. Smith Lectureship
Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
New York, New York
March 20, 2003
“Graduated Conservation Techniques in Nasal Tip Surgery”
“Septal Perforation Repair”

Grand Rounds Presentation
New York Eye and Ear Infirmary

New York City, New York
March 20, 2003
“Common Pitfalls of Rhinoplasty”

10th Annual Winter Symposium American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Snowmass, Colorado
February 15 – 21, 2003
“Use of Alloderm in the Face & Nose”
“Inconspicuous Incisions in Facelift Surgery”
“Traditional SMAS Facelift Still Has a Place in Facial Rejuvenation”
“Submalar, Malar & Chin Implants”
“Male Rhinoplasty-Psychological & Surgical Considerations”
“My Preferred Implant” and “Challenging Rhinoplasty Cases”, Panelist
“Facelift: My Preferred Technique”, Moderator

XIII Congress: Mexican Society of Rhinology
Las Vegas, Nevada
November 10 – 14, 2002
“Male Rhinoplasty:  Psychological Considerations & Surgical Technique”
“The Gradual Approach for Projection & Rotation of the Nasal Tip”
“Rhinology & Facial Plastic Surgery”, Panelist

9th International Course in Modern Rhinoplasty Techniques
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
October 8 – 17, 2002
Lecturer of Honor
“The Ethnic Nose”
“Down Projection of the Nasal Tip”
“Revision Rhinoplasty”
Live Surgery Presentation

2002 American Academy of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting
San Diego, California
September 22 – 25, 2002
“Nasal Septal Perforations: Surgical Management”

Rejuvenation of the Aging Face
San Diego, California
September 20 – 22, 2002
“Inconspicuous Incision Design in Face Lifting”
“CO2 Laser Resurfacing: Still the Gold Standard?”
“Endobrow/Forehead Lifting Techniques”, Faculty, Cadaver Dissection Laboratory
“Lower Face Rejuvenation”, Moderator

2002 Fall Meeting American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
San Diego, California
September 19 – 21, 2002
“Long Term Results Utilizing Irradiated Homograft Costal Cartilage Rib Grafts in the Nose”

16th Annual Symposium on the Latest Advances in Cosmetic Surgery of the Face
The Foundation for Facial Plastic Surgery and Medical Education Collaborative
Newport Beach, California
August 7 – 11, 2002
“Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Tip Modification, but Were Afraid to Ask”

8th International Symposium of Facial Plastic Surgery
New York, New York
April 29 – May 5, 2002
“Long Term Follow-Up of Laser Resurfacing”
“Optimal Facelift Incisions”
“Laser Skin Rejuvenation- Ablative vs. Non-Ablative”, & “Laser Skin Resurfacing”, Panelist

TexMed 2002: Adventures in Medicine
Dallas, Texas
April 17 – 20, 2002
“Septoplasty Update”
“Advances in Nasal Tip Rhinoplasty”

American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 9th Annual Winter Symposium
Vail, Colorado
March 4 – 8, 2002
“Inconspicuous Incisions in Facelift Surgery”
“Tongue in Groove Technique for Tip Rotation and Hanging Columella”
“Minimally Invasive Aesthetic Rejuvenation”
“Treatment of Actinic Keratosis and BCCA with Laser Resurfacing”
“Facial Implants”, Moderator

Curso Internacional XXIII – Mexican Society of Otorhinolaryngology- Head & Neck Surgery
Mexico City, Mexico
February 21 – 23, 2002
“Reduction of the Nasal Dorsum and Dorsal Augmentation in Rhinoplasty”
“Advances in Facial Plastic Surgery”

18th Annual Scientific Meeting American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
January 31 – February 3, 2002
“Successful Facelifts with Inconspicuous Incision”
“The Tongue in Groove Technique for Tip Rotation and Caudal Septal Displacement Correction”

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Department of Otolaryngology Grand Rounds
Houston, Texas
November 19, 2001
“Challenges to Male Rhinoplasty”

The Art of Rhinoplasty
San Francisco, California
November 2 – 5, 2001
“Tip Rotation and Projection”
“Septal Deviation and Caudal Dislocation”
“Alar Base Reduction”
“Revision Rhinoplasty”
“Septal Perforations”
“The Overly Projected Nose”

Controversies in Facial Plastic Surgery
Key Largo, Florida
October 26 – 28, 2001
“Controversies in Surgical Technique”
“Revisional Rhinoplasty: My Approach”
“Nasal Tip Grafting: Only the Open Approach”
“Lip Augmentation with AlloDerm”

Bridgeport Facial Plastic Society
Portland, Oregon
October 13 – 16, 2001
“Male Rhinoplasty: Why Never to Do One”

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Department of Otolaryngology Grand Rounds
Houston, Texas
October 11, 2001
“Rhytidectomy”

Colombian Society of Facial Plastic Surgery and Rhinology Course National Meeting
Cartagena, Colombia
October 2 – 7, 2001
“Facelift Incisions”
“Facial Rejuvenation”
“Revision Rhinoplasty”

2001 Fall Meeting American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Denver, Colorado
September 4 – 10, 2001
“Revision Rhinoplasty Instruction Course”
“Outgoing President’s Address”

Newport Beach Facial Plastic Course
Newport, California
August 8 – 12, 2001
“Male Rhinoplasty”
“Handling Nasal Tip Bossae”
“The Medico-Legal Risks of Practicing Plastic Surgery in the 21st Century”
“Planning and Delivering Inconspicuous Facelift Incisions”

Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Advanced Rhinoplasty Course
Chicago, Illinois
June 26-July 1, 2001
“Septoplasty and Turbinate Surgery”
“Closure of Septal Perforations”
“Nasal Base Reduction”
Peri-operative Panel
Moderator: Bob Simons video, Afternoon session
Wrap up Panel

Training Workshop on Skin Resurfacing, Laser Hair Removal and Microdermabrasion
Houston, Texas
June 7, 2001

American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Spring Meeting – COSM
Palm Desert, California
May 12 – 16, 2001
“The Prevention and Correction of Nasal Tip Bossae”
“Deprojection Techniques for the Nasal Tip”
“Non-Surgical Complications in Rhinoplasty”, Panelist

International Instructional Masterclass; Exploring Challenging Territories in Endonasal Endoscopic Microsurgery, Advanced Rhinoplasty and Facial Aesthetic Surgery
Milan, Italy
March 25 – 31, 2001
“Facelift Incisions”
“Complications: Dealing with the Unhappy Patient”
“Tip Dynamics”
“Alar Base Surgery”
“Hanging Columella and Deviated Caudal Septum”
“Take Home Message”

Rhinoplasty Panel – Houston Otolaryngology Society
Houston, Texas
March 15, 2001
“Nasal Tip Bossae”

American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Winter Symposium
Snowmass, Colorado
March 4 – 8, 2001
“Approaches to the Hanging Columella”
“Alar Base Wedge Resection”
“Facelift Incisions: Making them Inconspicuous”
“Actinic Keratosis and BCCA with Laser Resurfacing”

Joint AAOMS – AAFPRS Mid-Winter Conference
Tampa Bay, Florida
February 9, 2001
Opening Remarks

LifeCell Corporation Visit
Branchburg, New Jersey
February 1 – 4, 2001
“AlloDerm Augmentation in the Face”

Houston Society of Otolaryngology Meeting
Houston, Texas
January 18, 2001
“Saddle nose deformity”
“Challenges in Rhinoplasty”, Panelist

2000 American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fall Meeting
Washington, D.C.
September 23, 2000
“Alloderm Resorption”
“Avoidance of Complications of ePTFE”
“New Technology & Devices”, Panelist

The Nose 2000 & Beyond – International Rhinological Society
Washington, D.C.
September 23, 2000
“The Crooked Nose”

AAOHNS Annual Fall Meeting – 2000
Washington, D.C.
September 24 – 27, 2000
“Septal Perforation”
“Nasal Tip”

7th Annual Resident Research & Alumni Conference
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
Little Rock, Arkansas
June 23 – 24, 2000
“Facial Rejuvenation”
“Advances in Nasal Tip Surgery”

31st Annual Otolaryngological Conference
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Department of Otolaryngology
Galveston, Texas
June 9 – 10, 2000
“Lasers for Facial Cosmetic Surgery”
“Chemical Peels vs. Laser for Skin Resurfacing and Rejuvenation”
“Wrinkles & Lips – Soft Tissue Augmentation”

LifeCell Corporation
Chicago, Illinois
June 2 – 3, 2000
Guest Lecturer

AAFPRS 2000 Spring Meeting
Orlando, Florida
May 12 – 15, 2000
“Correction of the Pollybeak Deformity Using Intralesional Injection of Triamcinolone Acetonide”
“Long Term Evaluation of Ruby Laser Hair Reduction”
“Triologic Society – Nasal Valve”, Panelist
“Nasal-Septal Deviation”, Moderator
“Precise Control of the Nasal Tip”, “Finesse in Perioperative Rhinoplasty”, Masters Seminar

XXXVth Middle East Medical Assembly
Beirut, Lebanon
May 4 – 8, 2000
“Dynamics of Rhinoplasty”
“Management of Septal Perforation”

19th Annual Meeting of the Florida Society of Dermatologic Surgeons
Orlando, Florida
April 28 – 30, 2000
“Lasers for Aging Skin, Hair, and Tattoo Removal and Vascular Lesions”
“Facial Soft Tissue Augmentation”

Dallas Otolaryngology Society
University of Texas – Southwest Medical Center
Dallas, Texas
April 7, 2000
“Advances in Nasal Tip Rhinoplasty”
“Laser Resurfacing/Chemical Peels & Facial Rejuvenation”

Sherwood Forest Garden Club
Houston, Texas
March 8, 2000
Public Forum

Rejuvenation 2000
San Diego, California
February 16 – 19, 2000
“Aesthetic & Functional Rejuvenation of the Aging Nose”
“Use of Malar Submalar Implants for Improved Mid-Face Results & Total Rejuvenation”
“Intro & Overview of Forehead Lifting”
“Face Lifting”, Moderator
“Controversies in Facial Plastic Surgery”, Panelist

Bernstein Rhinoplasty Course
San Francisco, California
November 12 – 14, 1999
“External Rhinoplasty Approach”
“Septoplasty and Correction of Caudal Dislocation”
“Septal Perforations”
“Nasal Grafting”
“Secondary Rhinoplasty”
“Tip Rotation”
“Alar Base Reduction”

University of Stanford Grand Rounds
Stanford, California
November 11, 1999
“Septal Perforations”
“Alar Base Reduction”

Controversies in Facial Plastic Surgery
Coral Reef, Florida
October 21 – 25, 1999
“Irradiated Rib Cartilage for Septal Replacement”
“Antibiotics and Antifungals in Laser Resurfacing”
“Lips: My Approach”
“Rhinoplasty”, Panelist
“Upper Face Rejuvenation”, Panelist
“Minimal Invasive Techniques”, Panelist

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Department of Otolaryngology Grand Rounds
Houston, Texas
October 11, 1999
“Nasal Tip Surgery”

1999 American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fall Meeting
New Orleans, Louisiana
September 23, 1999
“Ten Public Relations Mistakes”

Tripler Army Medical Center
Honolulu, Hawaii
August 16, 1999
“The Art of Rhinoplasty”

XXXIV Graduation Meeting in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Dorado, Puerto Rico
June 24 – 25, 1999
“Repair of Septal Perforations”
“Nasal Tip Rotation, Projection & Definition”
“Nasal Tip Deprojection & Treatment of the Hanging Columella”

Rhinoplasty for the New Millennium, the Advanced Rhinoplasty Course
Chicago, Illinois
June 15 – 20, 1999
“Repair of Septal Perforations”
“Accurate Coding and Reimbursement”, Panelist

1999 American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Spring Meeting
Palm Desert, California
April 30, 1999
“Ruby Laser Hair Removal”

Visiting Professor at Stanford University
Stanford, California
1999
“Nasal Tip Surgery”

Controversies in Facial Plastic Surgery
Key Largo, Florida
October 29 – November 1, 1998
“Why Bone Bars are Preferable to Suture Fixation in Endoscopic Forehead Lifts”
“Alloderm© in the Lips: Does it Last?”

7th International Symposium
Orlando, Florida
June 16 – 20, 1998
“Tip Rhinoplasty”
“Soft Tissue Augmentation”
“Laser Resurfacing”, Moderator

St. Louis University Hospital Grand Rounds
St. Louis, Missouri
May 20, 1998
“Nasal Tip Surgery”

San Antonio Society of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
San Antonio, Texas
May 2, 1998
“Facial Rejuvenation Surgery Including Endoscopic Forehead Lift”
“Surgical Management of Septal Perforation”

The First International Congress for the Jordanian Society of Otolaryngology –
Head and Neck Surgery and Associated Branches
Amman, Jordan
April 17- 27, 1998
“Tip Surgery in Rhinoplasty”

Aging Face 1997
Indianapolis, Indiana
October 16 – 19, 1997
“Avoiding Complications in Facelift Surgery”
“Hairline Management and Choice of Incisions”
“CO2 Laser Resurfacing vs. Chemical Peels”
“Management of Tip Ptosis in the Aging Nose”

Colombian Rhinology and Facial Plastic Society Meeting
Cali, Colombia
October 11 – 13, 1997
“Nasal Tip Projection”
“Nasal Tip Deprojection”
“The Aging Nose and Tip Rotation”
“CO2 Laser Resurfacing and Other Lasers in Facial Plastic Surgery”
“Facial Rejuvenation Surgery Including Endoscopic Forehead Lift”
“Revision Rhinoplasty”

1997 American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fall Meeting
San Francisco, California
September 2 – 6, 1997
“Homograft Dermis Nasal Implants”
“AlloDerm© Implantation”
“Laser Hair Removal”
“Ruby Laser: Results, Complications, Histology”
“Retroprojection of Overprojecting Nasal Tips”
“Nasal Septal Perforation Surgical Management”

Second Conjoint Symposium: Aesthetic and Reconstructive Rhinoplasty
Boston, Massachusetts
July 24 – 27, 1997
“Septoplasty”
“Reduction of the Overprojecting Nose”
“Management of the Aging Nose”

The 28th Annual Otolaryngology Conference for Physicians and Nurses: “The Nose”
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston Department of Otolaryngology
Galveston, Texas
June 12- 14, 1997
“Surgical Repair of Septal Perforations”
“The Overprojected Nose”

1997 American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Spring Meeting
(Held in conjunction with COSM)
Scottsdale, Arizona
May 14 – 16, 1997
“Current Status of Laser Hair Removal”

Alexandria 15th Annual Congress – Updated Otolaryngology
Alexandria, Egypt
April 2 – 4, 1997
“Mini course on Facial Rejuvenation”
“Management of the Aging Nose”

Latest Advances in Facial Plastic Surgery
Snowmass, Colorado
March 16 – 20, 1997
“Evaluation and Techniques in Alar Base Surgery”
“Nasal Tip Rotation”
“Nasal Tip Deprojection”
“Early Experience with the Use of AlloDerm© for Facial Augmentation”

LifeCell Corporation
Houston, Texas
January 29, 1997
“AlloDerm©”

Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center Grand Rounds
New York, New York
October 7, 1996
“Closure of Septal Perforations”

The Art of Rhinoplasty
San Francisco, California
November 8 – 11, 1996
“Refinement in External Rhinoplasty”
“Altering Tip Projection”
“Tip Rotation”
“Septal Perforations”
“Overprojected and Underprojected Noses”

1996 American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fall Meeting
Washington, D.C.
September 24 – 29, 1996
“Lateral Crural Steal and Lateral Crural Overlay: An Objective Evaluation”
“Septal Perforation Repair with Acellular Human Dermal Allograft” (Poster Presentation)

Foundation for Facial Plastic Surgery: Latest Advances in Cosmetic Surgery of the Face
Newport Beach, California
August 6 – 11, 1996
“Nasal Tip Rhinoplasty – Anyone Can Do the Easy Ones!”
“Treatment of Acne and Traumatic Scarring with the CO2 Laser”

1996 American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Spring Meeting
Orlando, Florida
May 8 – 10, 1996
“Treatment of Vascular Lesions with the Copper Vapor Laser”  

Rhinoplasty 1996
Atlanta, Georgia
March 14 – 17, 1996
“Treatment of the Drooping Tip”
“The Aging Nose”
“Nasal Tip Bossae”

Research Study Club of Los Angeles: 65th Annual Clinical Conference
Los Angeles, California
February 23 – 24, 1996
“Septal Perforations”
“Basic Rhinoplasty”
“Surgery of the Aging Nose”

The Art of Rhinoplasty
San Francisco, California
November 10 – 13, 1995
“External Rhinoplasty Technique”
“Septal Perforations”
“Tip Rotation Techniques”
“Altering Tip Projection”
“Alar Base Surgery”
“Nasal Fractures”

1995 AAO-HNS Fall Meeting
New Orleans, Louisiana
September 1995
“Septal Perforation”

1995 American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fall Meeting
New Orleans, Louisiana
September 14, 1995
“Acoustic Rhinometry in the Rhinoplasty Patient” (Scientific Session)
“Revision Rhinoplasty”

Spring Branch Medical Center Meeting
Houston, Texas
March 15, 1995
“Cutaneous Lasers: Vascular, Pigmented Spots, Skin Resurfacing”

Facial Plastic Surgery: Latest Advances in Cosmetic Facial Procedures
Beaver Creek, Colorado
January 18 – 20, 1995
“Techniques to Enhance Blepharoplasty Results”
“Rehabilitation of the Forehead and Brows including Endoscopic”
“Rhinoplasty: Pearls in Management of Difficult Nasal Surgery”

Rhinoplasty 1994
Key Biscayne, Florida
December 10 – 15, 1994
“The Nasal Tip”
“Augmentation Rhinoplasty”
“The Deviated Nose”

Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology and the Communicative Sciences Grand Rounds
Houston, Texas
October 7, 1994
“Rhinoplasty”

Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology and the Communicative Sciences Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Conferences
Houston, Texas
October 6, 1994
“Rhinoplasty”

Proceeding of the Fifteenth Annual Scientific Congress
Alexandria University Faculty of Medicine
Alexandria, Egypt
July 7, 1994
“Use of Copper Vapor Laser in Facial Plastic Surgery”

Park Plaza Hospital
Houston, Texas
June 29, 1994
“Nasal Airway Obstruction”

World Congress of Rhinoplasty
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
May 5, 1994
“Revision Rhinoplasty”

Baylor College of Medicine Department of Otolaryngology and the Communicative Sciences Grand Rounds
Houston, Texas
October 27, 1993
“Basics of Rhinoplasty”

The Art of Rhinoplasty
San Francisco, California
August 24 – 28, 1993
“Septal Perforations”
“External Rhinoplasty Technique”
“Tip Rotation Techniques”
“Altering Tip Projection”
“Revision Rhinoplasty”
“Alar Base Surgery”
“Case Presentations”
“Nasal Fractures”
“Adjuncts: Malar, Submalar and Chin Implants”

Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology and the Communicative Sciences Grand Rounds
Houston, Texas
August 6, 1993
“Nasal Tip Techniques”

Texas Otolaryngology Association Meeting – Texas Medical Association
Houston, Texas
May 14, 1993
“Facial Plastic Surgery”, Panelist

XLIII Congreso Nacional De La Sociedad Mexicana de Otorrinolaringologia
Vera Cruz, Mexico
May 1 – 5, 1993
“The Aging Face”
“Facial Contouring Management”
“Facial Plastic Surgery”, Panelist

International Society of Hair Surgeons World Congress
Dallas, Texas
April 30 – May 2, 1993
“Tissue Expansion in the Scalp”

Harris County Medical Society Emeritus Club
Houston, Texas
October 13, 1992
“Advances in Facial Plastic Surgery”

96th Annual Meeting American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Washington, D.C.
September 13 – 17, 1992
“Marketing for the Otolaryngologist – 1992:  Starting, Building, Maintaining a Practice”
“Tissue Expansion in Head and Neck Surgery”
“Nasal Septal Perforations: Surgical Management”

1992 American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fall Meeting
Washington, D.C.
September 10 – 12, 1992
“Rhinoplasty:  Emphasizing the External Approach”

The Art of Rhinoplasty 
San Francisco, California
July 31 – August 4, 1992
“Aesthetics in Rhinoplasty”
“Septal Perforations”
“Tip Rotation Techniques”
“Open Rhinoplasty”
“Surgery for the Aging Nose”
“Nasal Fractures”
“Altering Tip Projection”
“Revision Rhinoplasty”
“Adjuncts: Malar, Submalar and Chin Implants”
“The Airways”, Panelist
“Anesthesia”, Panelist
“Grafts and Augmentation”, Panelist

International Course: Aesthetic Surgery of the Nose and Face
Amsterdam, Netherlands
June 11 – 12, 1992
“Rhinoplasty”
“Otoplasty”
“Surgery of the Aging Face”
“Facial Scar Revision”
“Blepharoplasty Complications”
“Septal Perforation”
“Cheek Augmentation”
“Alar Notching”
“Liposuction – Current Concepts”
“Blepharoplasty – Complications”
“Rhinoplasty – Saddle Nose Deformity”
“Rhinoplasty – Surgical Nasal Anatomy”
“Rhinoplasty – Preoperative Evaluation and Documentation”
“Rhinoplasty – Osteotomies and Hump Removal”
“Rhinoplasty – The Use of Dorsal Implants”

1992 AAFPRS Rejuvenation of the Face
Indianapolis, Indiana
May 28 – 31, 1992
“Malar and Submalar Augmentation”
“Liposuction: Current Concepts”
“Chin Augmentation”
Videotape presentation – “Liposuction”
“Platysma Banding”
“Phenol Chemical Peel”
“Marketing for Enhancement of Facial Rejuvenation”
“Liposuction”

American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Combined Otolaryngological Spring Meetings
Palm Desert, California
April 9 – 14, 1992
“Cutaneous Lasers in Facial Plastic Surgery”, Moderator

AAFPRS International Symposium on Hair Replacement Surgery
Los Angeles, California
February 8 – 11, 1992
“Tissue Expansion with Juri Flap Surgery”

Chicago VX & Otological Society
Chicago, Illinois
February 3, 1992
“Surgical Treatment of Septal Perforations”
“Tip Techniques with Open Rhinoplasty Approach”

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Department of Otolaryngology Grand Rounds
Houston, Texas
October 29, 1991
“Repair of Septal Perforation”

American College of Surgeons  77th Annual Clinical Congress
Specialty Program for Otorhinolaryngology
Chicago, Illinois
October 20 – 25, 1991
“The Use of Tissue Expanders in Head and Neck Surgery”
“Interdisciplinary Panel”, Moderator

1991 American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fall Meeting
Kansas City, Missouri
September 26 – 28, 1991
“Rhinoplasty: Update on Implants & Grafts”Repair of Alar Notching”

American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Fall Scientific Meeting Kansas City, Missouri
September 22 – 26, 1991
“Tissue Expansion in Head and Neck Surgery”
“Nasal Septal Perforation: Surgical Management”

AAFPRS Plastic Surgery of the Aging Face
St. Louis, Missouri  
June 29 – July 3, 1991
“Anatomy of the Aging Nose”
“Rhinoplasty in the Aging Nose, Panel II”
“Horizontal Lid Shortening”
Moderator – “Facial Liposuction”
“Avoidance/Correction Asymmetry”
“Rhinoplasty in the Aging Nose, Panel 1″

University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston
Galveston, Texas
June 8 – 9, 1991
“Malar, Submalar and Chin Implants”
“Treatment of Alopecia”
“Reconstruction of the Lip”
“Care of the Dissatisfied Patient”

1991 American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Spring Meeting
Waikoloa, Hawaii
May 1 – 3, 1991
Introductory Remarks
“Combined Septal Perforation Repair with Revision Rhinoplasty”
“Nasal Implants”, Panelist

Baylor College of Medicine Department of Otolaryngology and the Communicative Sciences 31st Annual Visiting Professors Program
Houston, Texas
April 22 – 23, 1991
“New Tip Techniques of Rhinoplasty”

The University of Illinois 15th Midwinter Symposium on Practical Surgical Challenges in Otolaryngology
Chicago, Illinois
February 18 – 22, 1991
“Prevention and Management of Septal Perforations”
“Revision Rhinoplasty”
“Tip Techniques in Rhinoplasty”
“Liposuction of the Face and Neck”
“Chin, Cheek, and Submalar Implants”

AAFPRS Southern Region Winter Section Meeting
Houston, Texas
February 7 – 9, 1991
“Advances in Tip Techniques”
“Alar Base Surgery”
“Advances in Hair Replacement”

Kansas City Society of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology Annual Clinical Conference
Kansas City, Missouri
December 6 – 7, 1990
“Prevention and Repair of Septal Perforations”
“New Trends in Facial Plastic Surgery”
“Open Rhinoplasty”
“Revision Rhinoplasty”

American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Fall Scientific Meeting
San Diego, California
September 11, 1990
“Surgical Management of Nasal Septal Perforations”

1990 American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fall Meeting
San Diego, California
September 8 – 10, 1990
“Controlled Tip Rotation Using the Lateral Crural Overlay”
“Injectable Collagen: A Comprehensive Overview and Update”

Alabama Otolaryngology Tri-State Assembly Otolaryngology Meeting
Point Clear, Alabama
August 18 – 19, 1990
“Trends in Cosmetic Surgery”
“Tissue Expansion”
“Liposuction of the Face and Neck”

AAFPRS – Rhinoplasty 1990
Portland, Oregon
July 30 – August 5, 1990
“Applied Rhinoplastic Anatomy”
“Osteotomies”
“Nasal Obstruction”, Panelist
“Adjuncts to Rhinoplasty”, Panelist
“Projection Modifications”, Panelist

Annual CME Otolaryngology Course – University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, Texas
June 14, 1990
“Rhinoplasty, Septoplasty, and Septal Perforations”

1990 American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Spring Meeting
May 4, 1990
“Nasal Tip Refinement”, Panelist

South Texas Chapter of the American College of Surgeons Annual Meeting
Austin, Texas
January 25 – 27, 1990
“Advances in Revision Rhinoplasty Using the Open External Approach”

AAFPRS – Southern Regional Meeting
White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia
January 11, 1990
“The Lateral Crural Flap for Nasal Tip Ptosis via the External Method”

American College of Surgeons 75th Annual Congress

Atlanta, Georgia
October 17 – 20, 1989
“Liposuction in Head and Neck Surgery”, Moderator

American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Fall Scientific Meeting
New Orleans, Louisiana
September 24 – 26, 1989
“Tissue Expanders in Head and Neck Surgery”
“Surgical Management of Septal Perforations”

1989 American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fall Meeting
New Orleans, Louisiana
September 22 – 23, 1989
“New Applications of Tissue Expansion in Male Pattern Baldness”
“Use of Irradiated Cartilage in Rhinoplasty – A Preliminary Report”

Otolaryngology CME Meeting
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Houston, Texas
August 8, 1989
“Liposuction in Head and Neck Surgery”

Otolaryngology CME Meeting
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Houston, Texas
March 14, 1989
“The Lateral Crural Steal”

Sociedad Mexicana de Otorrinolaringologia y Cirugia de Cabeza y Cuello – Spring Meeting
Mexico City, Mexico
February 1 – 4, 1989
“Personal Experiences in Rhinoplasty”
“Management of Small Facial Lesions”
“Surgical Rejuvenation in Older Patients”
“Nasofacial Fractures”
“Update on Facial Surgery”, Panelist

AAFPRS Southern Regional Meeting
Naples, Florida
January 12 – 15, 1989
“Dome Truncation for Management of the Overprojected Tip”

American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Fall Scientific Meeting
San Antonio, Texas
September 12, 1988
“Irradiated Cartilage in Nasal Reconstruction”, Panelist

AAFPRS – Plastic Surgery of the Nose; Cultural & Medical Seminar
Florence, Italy
August 1 – 5, 1988
“Aesthetics in Rhinoplasty”
“Open Approach to the Tip”
“Reduction Rhinoplasty”
“Augmentation and Non- Caucasian Rhinoplasty”
“Anesthesia”
“Preventing and Managing Septal Perforations”
“Packs, Splints, and Post- Operative Care”

Annual Session – Texas Medical Association Section on Otolaryngology
San Antonio, Texas
May 13 – 14, 1988
“Implant Materials”, Panelist

1988 AAFPRS/ Sociedad Mexicana de Otorrinolaringologia
Mexico: Rhinoplasty and Facial Plastic Surgery
March 16 – 19, 1988
“Nasal Tip Work in Rhinoplasty”
“Skin Thickness in Nasal Tip Work”
“Management of the Nasal Dorsum”
“Correction of the Post- Rhinoplasty Deformed Nose”
“Upper Face Rejuvenation”
“Ectropion Surgery”
“Cervico- facial Lifts and Liposuction”
“Deep Rhytid Correction”
“Post- Op Patient Management”, Panelist
“Complications in Rhinoplasty”, Panelist

8th Regional Live in the Operating Room Workshop: The Basics of Lipo-Sculpting Surgery
Houston, Texas
March 4 – 6, 1988
“Submental Liposuction”

4th Annual Scientific Meeting
American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery/American Society of Liposuction Surgery
Los Angeles, California
February 5 – 7, 1988
“Open Rhinoplasty”

American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Fall Scientific Meeting
St. Louis, Missouri
July 1987
“Nasal Septal Perforations”
“Tissue Expanders in Head and Neck Surgery”

AAFPRS – The Aging Face
St. Louis, Missouri
June 25 – July 2, 1987
“Facial Liposuction”
“Hair Replacement with Tissue Expanders”
“Rhinoplasty of the Aging Nose”, “Combining Procedures”, Moderator

CME for Plastic Surgery Residents – University of Texas Health Science Center
Houston, Texas
June 2, 1987
“Hair Replacement Surgery”

The 41st Congress – The Japan Society of Aesthetic Surgery
Tokyo, Japan
May 16 – 17, 1987
“Improved Nasal Surgery Results with the External Rhinoplasty Approach”

1987 American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Spring Meeting
Denver, Colorado
April 29 – May 3, 1987
“Liposuction of the Face and Neck: What’s New, What’s Tried and True”

Open Rhinoplasty Workshop – New Jersey Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology
New Brunswick, New Jersey
March 18, 1987
“Repair of Septal Perforations”
“Open Rhinoplasty”, Panelist

7th Regional Live in the Operating Room Workshop – The Basics of Lipo-Sculpting Surgery
Houston, Texas
February 27 – March 1, 1987
“Facial Liposuction Surgery”

The Third Annual Scientific Meeting – American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
Los Angeles, California
February 13 – 15, 1987
“Repair of Septal Perforations”
“Osteotomies in Rhinoplasty”
“External Rhinoplasty”

AAFPRS – Rhinoplasty 1986: The Advanced Symposium
Birmingham, Alabama
October 11 – 15, 1986
“Improved Results in the Non- Caucasian Nose with the External Rhinoplasty”
“The Beekhuis Rhinoplasty”, Panelist
“What About This Result?”, Panelist

American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Fall Scientific Meeting
San Antonio, Texas
September 14 – 18, 1986
“Soft Tissue Expanders in Head & Neck Surgery”
“Nasal Septal Perforations: Surgical Management”
“Head & Neck Liposuction: Personal Technique”, Panelist
“Starting and Building a New Practice”, Panelist

1986 American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fall Meeting
San Antonio, Texas
September 11 – 13, 1986
“Bringing the Best of Madison Avenue to Main Street”
“Biomaterial and Facial Contour Deformities”, Panelist
“Tissue Expanders in Head and Neck Surgery”, Workshop

Postgraduate Medical Education Facial Implant Course – Stanford University
Stanford, California
June 17 – 18, 1986
“Zyderm to Zyplast”
“Cartilage Grafts in the Nose”
“How I Do It”, Panelist

AAFPRS – Overview of Head and Neck Liposuction
Atlanta, Georgia
October 16, 1985
“Combining Surgical Procedures of the Face and Neck with Liposuction”
“Long Term Results and the Future of Face and Neck Liposuction”
“Anatomic Areas Appropriate for Liposuction”, Panelist

AAO-HNS 1985 Instruction Section
Course 2411 “Nasal Septal Perforation: Surgical Management”

First International Congress – American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
San Francisco, California
September 27 – 29, 1985
“Cosmetic Surgery in the Non-Caucasian”

National Medical Association
Las Vegas, Nevada
July 19 – 20, 1985
“Non-Caucasian Rhinoplasty: Utilizing the External Approach”

AAFPRS Western Section Meeting
Santa Barbara, California
January 4, 1985
“Tissue Expansion in the Treatment of Alopecia”

Liposuction Surgery Workshop
Houston, TX
September 7 – 9, 1984
“Liposuction of the Neck”

AAFPRS Symposium Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas
1983
“Injectable Collagen: Applications and Techniques”

MEDIA PRESENTATIONS

Houston Business Journal: “More doctors fleeing Medicare due to costs”, by Bayan Raji, Houston, Texas; July 30, 2013.

Houston Business Journal: “Texas Medical Association launches physician services group”, by Bayan Raji, Houston, Texas; May 23, 2013.

Houston Business Journal: “Face to Face with Dr. Russell Kridel of Facial Plastic Surgery Associates”, by Bayan Raji, Houston, Texas; April 5, 2013.

Houston Business Journal: “Legislation would expand nurses’ scope of practice”, by Bayan Raji, Houston, Texas; February 8, 2013.

PaperCity: “Best Face Forward at Saks”, Story and interview by Seth Vaughan, Houston, Texas; June 2010.

Houston Chronicle: “Surgeons Explore New Ideal of Beauty”, Story and interview by Cindy George,  Houston, Texas; March 2010.

“HGH & Performance Enhancing Drugs.” David Nuño and Ken Hoffman. Host Ken Hoffman. 1560 The Game AM Radio, Houston, Texas; 17 Dec. 2009. Radio.

Aesthetic Medicine News: “Aesthetic Physician Bulletin: DIY & Illegally Imported Botox” by Leslie Marshall. 9 December 2009

KTRK-TV (ABC Channel 13) Eyewitness News at 6: "Changing Face of Cosmetic Surgery” Story by Sharron Melton, Taped Interview, Houston, Texas, November 30, 2009; 6:00 P.M.

Health Day News: “Low Complication Rates for Irradiated Nose Grafts” by Health Day News. 17 November 2009

MedPage Today: “Rib Cartilage Safe for Rhinoplasty” by Nancy Walsh. 16 November 2009

Houston Chronicle: “AMA: Government Policies Hazardous to Gay Health” by Todd Ackerman, Houston, Texas; November 11, 2009.

Dallas Morning News: “Even without some of its prized goals, American Medical Association backs House healthcare plan” by Dave Michaels, Dallas, Texas; November 2009.

KRIV-TV (Fox 26) News @ 9: “What’s New in Non-Invasive Plastic Surgery” Story by Ruben Dominguez, Live Interview, Houston, Texas, September 28, 2009; 9:00 A.M.

Paper City Magazine: “Top Docs” by Nicole Stallings, Houston, Texas; August 2009.

KTRK-ABC13 (ABC 13) Eyewitness News: “Changing Face of Cosmetic Surgery” Story by Sharron Melton, Taped Interview, Houston, Texas, June 2, 2009; 5:00 P.M.

Aesthetic Medicine News: “Minimally-Invasive Means Maximum Value for Patients and Physicians Alike” by Leslie Green. 8 May 2009

KRIV-TV (Fox 26) News @ 5: “Rodeo Rhinoplasty” Story by Ruben Dominguez, Taped Interview, Houston, Texas, March 11, 2009; 5:00 P.M.

Houston Chronicle: “More Teens Making an Investment in Self-Esteem” by Kim Morgan, Houston Texas; May 2008.

Houston Chronicle: “Operation can leave excess skin / Some patients find gastric bypass isn’t last procedure they’ll need to have” by Leigh Hopper, Thu 01/04/2007, Section: B, Page: 2, Edition: 3 STAR

KPRC-TV, (NBC) Local 2 News HEALTHBEAT: "Fraxel Laser Erases Wrinkles and Age Spots” Story by Dominique Sachse, March 31, 2006; 4:00 P.M.

OK! © Magazine: “ASK RACHEL: Advice on Lip Enhancement with Dr. Russell Kridel” Health Director Rachel Rabkin, Beverly Hills, CA; pg 73.  Issue #28, February 27, 2006.

Houston Chronicle: “BEAUTY UPDATE: No nip, no tuck – New cosmetic procedures keep patients out from under the knife”, Story and interview by Nicki Britton, Houston, Texas; January 2006.

KTRK-TV ABC CHANNEL 13: "Pros and Cons of the Feather lift procedure,” Story and interview by Christi Myers: Houston, Texas; 10:00PM November 16, 2003.

VOGUE © Magazine: “No Scalpel Required: Are plastic surgeons the new dermatologists?” Editor: Sara Brown, New York, New York; November, 2003.

Houston Chronicle: “Ultimate Houston Plastic Surgery Dream Team”, Story and interview by Clifford Pugh, Houston, Texas; September 14, 2003.

KTRK-TV ABC CHANNEL 13 Eyewitness News at 4: "New Wrinkle Fillers: Dr. Russell Kridel, Facial Plastic Surgeon, discusses current options”, Story and interview by Christi Myers: Houston, Texas; 4:53PM August 19, 2003.

Cosmetic Surgery Times “Complexity of revision rhinoplasty makes doing it right the first time best repair”, Cheryl Guttman reports, Houston; August 2003.

HEALTHNEWSDIGEST.COM:  "A Cheeky New Facelift Technique that Will Leave You in Stitches (Not Bandages)” June 9, 2003.

KTRH 740 AM NEWSRADIO:  "Non-surgical Treatment for Wrinkles with Little or No Downtime” Houston, TX; June 9, 2003.

SUARA MERDEKA, Independen – Objektif – Tanpa Prasangka:  “Mungkinkah Saddam Jalani Bedah Plastik?” Berita Utama; Indonesia: Jumat April 25, 2003.

MILITARY.COM, Military Headlines: “Could Saddam Have a New Face?” April 24, 2003.

ABCNEWS.COM, ABC7CHICAGO.COM:  “Saddam’s New Face? Dictator Could Conceivably Change His Look, Though Profiler Doubts He Would”, Story by Michael S. James; April 23, 2003

FORWARD.COM:  “Fugitive Saddam May Have Changed His Look”, Story by Max Gross: New York, NY; April 18, 2003

KOMO-TV ABC CHANNEL 4, News 4: "Some Speculate that Saddam Hussein may have Changed His Appearance”, Seattle/ Tacoma, Washington; April 16, 2003, 11:00AM

KABC-TV ABC CHANNEL 7, "Change of Appearance; There still is no clear evidence of the Fate of Saddam Hussein.  If he is alive he could drastically change his appearance through plastic surgery.  Dr. Russell Kridel shows different looks for Saddam.” Cathy Vara reporting: Los Angeles, California; April 15, 2003, 4:00 PM
WXYZ-TV ABC CHANNEL 7 Action News at 7: "Saddam Hussein could look completely different now due to plastic surgery.  Dr. Russell Kridel, facial plastic surgeon, comments”, Christi Myers reporting: Detroit, Michigan; April 15, 2003, 7:00PM
KGAB-AM 650 RADIO, KGAB.COM:  “Showdown With Saddam:  Could Saddam Have a New Face?” Cheyenne, Wyoming; April 14, 2003.

WKRC-AM 550 RADIO "Saddam Hussein May be Hiding behind Plastic Surgery”, Live Radio Interview, Cincinnati, Ohio; April 14, 2003. 7:00AM

KTRK-TV ABC CHANNEL 13 Eyewitness News at 4: "Saddam may have had Plastic Surgery to Disguise Himself.  Dr. Russell Kridel, Facial Plastic Surgeon, Talks about the Possibility”, Story and interview by Christi Myers: Houston, Texas; April 14, 2003.

Houston Chronicle: “New Wrinkle in Cosmetics; Soft-tissue fillers are all the rage”, Story and interview by Louis B. Parks, Houston, Texas; March 19, 2003

KHWB-TV, WB CHANNEL 39, “THE SCALPEL-FREE FACE LIFT”, Story and interview by Katie McCall, Houston, Texas; February 5, 2003

Cosmetic Surgery Times “Study illustrates long-term viability of IHCC grafts”, Bill Gillette reports, San Diego, California; January/ February 2003.

El Nuevo Herald “Nuevos competidores de la cirugía plastíca.  La energía de la radiofrecuencia y un nuevo producto amplían las opciones de embellecimiento antes de tener que entrar en el quirófano”, Ivonne Gomez informes, Miami, Florida; January 2003.

KTRK-TV ABC CHANNEL 13 Eyewitness News at 4: "New Treatment for Sagging Skin with no Down Time”, Story and interview by Christi Myers, Houston, Texas; November 22, 2002.

KRIV-TV FOX CHANNEL 26 NEWS: "New Non-surgical Treatment for Wrinkles”, Story and interview by Melissa Wilson, Houston, Texas; November 21, 2002.

Cosmetic Surgery Times “Trends in Rhinoplasty: Nose Reshaping,” Bill Gillette reports, July 2002.

Cosmetic Surgery Times “Tongue-in-groove technique: a 10-year experience”, Lisette Hilton reports, Vail, Colo.; July 2002.

Houston Chronicle: “Pretty poison: Botox leads boom in nonsurgical cosmetic procedures”, Story and interview by Louis B. Parks, Houston, Texas; April 14, 2002

DEBRA DUNCAN SHOW, KTRK-TV Channel 13, “PLASTIC SURGERY:  What to Ask.” Houston, Texas, March 7, 2002.

ABC 13 EYEWITNESS NEWS, “HealthCheck: Tips to Choose the Right Facial Plastic Surgeon” Interview by Christi Myers; Houston, Texas; November 26, 2001.

Star Tribune: “Check into credentials before undergoing cosmetic procedure”, Story and interview by Jill Burcum, Minneapolis, Minnesota; February 11, 2001

SalonChannel.com, “Seven Reasons for a Winter Makeover,” January 11, 2001.
CBS EARLY SHOW, Live Interview, “Giving a New Face to Victims of Abuse”:  New York, New York.  October 25, 2000.

KTRK-TV ABC CHANNEL 13, Live at Five: “Nose Reconstruction for Domestic Violence Survivors With Face to Face Program” Story by Elma Varela, Live Interview, Houston, Texas.  February 14, 2000.

TheHealthNetwork.com, Live Surgery Web cast, “Nasal Reconstruction”:  Houston, Texas. February 14, 2000.

HOUSTON CHRONICLE, On the Edge by David Galloway: “Local Surgery on the Web”, Houston, Texas. February 13, 2000.

KHOU – TV, CHANNEL 11 News at 6, Sandra Gin, Taped Interview:  Houston, Texas. February 12, 2000.

KRIV – TV, CHANNEL 26, Nine O’clock News. Dr. Zoann Dreyer. Taped Interview, “New Year, New You – Part 2.”  Houston, Texas.  January 28, 2000.

KRIV – TV, CHANNEL 26, Nine O’clock News. Dr. Zoann Dreyer. Taped Interview, “New Year, New You – Part 1.”  Houston, Texas.  January 24, 2000.

TV HEALTHLINE.  Dr. Zoann Dreyer Taped Interview, “New Year, New You.”  Baylor College of Medicine: Office of Public Affairs. Houston, Texas. November 1999.

KHOU- TV, CHANNEL 11 Newscast, Sandra Gin, Taped Interview, “Hair Transplantation,” Houston, Texas.  November 4, 1999. 5:00 P.M.

KNWS- TV, CHANNEL 51, Texas Today Show, JoAnn Crassas, Live Interview, "Lasers,” Houston, Texas, April 9, 1997, 5:00 P.M.

KHOU- TV, CHANNEL 11 Newscast, Susan Starnes, Taped Interview, "Lip Augmentation with AlloDerm©": Houston, Texas, February 25, 1997, 5:00 P.M.

KTRK- TV, CHANNEL 13, Good Morning America, Bill Ritter, Taped Interview, "Budget Plastic Surgery,” February 21, 1997.

KHOU- TV, CHANNEL 11 Newscast, Sandra Gin, Live Interview, "Saving Face,” Houston, Texas, November 4, 1996, 6:00 A.M.

KHOU- TV, CHANNEL 11 Newscast, Sandra Gin, Taped Interview, "Saving Face,” Houston, Texas, November 5, 1996, 6:00 A.M.

KHOU- TV, CHANNEL 11 Newscast, Sandra Gin, Taped Interview, "Saving Face,” Houston, Texas, November 9, 1996, 7:00 A.M.

KPRC- TV, (NBC) CHANNEL 2 Live at 5 HealthBeat reporter Silvia Castaneda: "Cosmetic Surgery, the Cutting Edge” Parts 1 and 2 November 22, 1995; and 2, February 1996, 5:00 P.M.

KHOU CHANNEL 11 TV, Susan Starnes, Interview, "Facial Laser,” Houston, Texas, November 2, 1995.

KIKK Radio Talk Show with Peggy Tuck, "Domestic Violence,” Houston, Texas, February 9, 1995

KPRC- TV, (NBC) CHANNEL 2 Newscast, "Domestic Violence,” February 3, 1995, 10:00 P.M.

KPRC- TV, (NBC) CHANNEL 2 Newscast, "Domestic Violence,” February 2, 1995, 10:00 P.M.

KNWS, CHANNEL 51 Newscast, "Laser": Houston, Texas, August 24, 1994.

KTRK CHANNEL 13 TV, Melanie Lawson, Interview, "Plastic Surgery in Men,” Houston, Texas, February 10, 1993.

Access Houston TV, Dr. Lepow, Interview, "Facial Plastic Surgery in Men" Houston, Texas, October 31, 1992.

Access Houston TV, Dr. Lepow, Interview, "The Injured Nose,” Houston, Texas, November 2, 1991

Chris Silkwood Enterprises, "Teen Seminar,” Houston, Texas, August 17, 1991

Jan Glenn- Good Morning Houston, "Time for Teens: Teenagers and Cosmetic Surgery,” Houston, Texas, August 14, 1991

Jan Glenn- Good Morning Houston, "Weight Loss, Nutrition and Surgical Rejuvenation Following Weight Loss,” Houston, Texas, March 1, 1991

Kridel, RWH: "New Trends in Facial Plastic Surgery.” Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, Audio- Digest Vol. 24, Num. 14, ed. C. L.Oakley, 1991.

Kridel, RWH:  "Open Rhinoplasty,” Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, Audio- Digest Vol. 24, Num. 14, ed. C. L. Oakley, 1991.

Access Houston TV, Dr. Lepow TV Interview, Houston, Texas, January 25, 1991.
Public Access, "Health & Fitness,” Houston, Texas, October 6, 1990.

KPRC Radio Interview with Doug Johnson, Houston, Texas, June 25, 1990.

PREVIOUS ACTIVITIES

Alley Theater

2002 – 2013Member, Development Committee
1984 – 2013Member, Center Stage
1999 – 2012 / 1987-1994Advisory Board
1994 – 1999Board of Directors

American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (formerly American Association of Cosmetic Surgeons)

1982 – 1992Member

American Association of Foundations for Medical Care

1973 – 1974Board Member

American Board of Otolaryngology

2005 – 2009 / 1996, 1997, 1999Senior Examiner for the Board
2001, 2003Guest Oral Examiner for Facial Plastic Surgery

American Council of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery

1980Chairman, Committee on Cost Containment
1980Member, Public Relations and Public Information Committee
1979Board Member (Resident Representative)

American Society for Liposuction Surgery

1982 – 1992Member

American Medical Student Association (AMSA, formerly SAMA)

1974Chairman, Medical Education Committee
1973National President

Baylor College of Medicine

1976 – 1979Member, Committee on Graduate Medical Education
1976 – 1979Officer, Baylor Housestaff Association
1976 – 1979Editor, Baylor Housestaff Newsletter
1979Chairman, Cost-Effectiveness Committee
1979Consultant, Baylor Housestaff Association

Canadian Foundation for Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

1995 – 1998, 2005 – 2006Treasurer
1995 – 2006Director
1995 – 1998Member, Board of Directors

Cosmetic Surgical Society of Texas

1988 – 2004Fellow
1988Member

Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America

2005 – 2011Editorial Board

Facial Plastic Surgery Information Service

1995 – 1996Board of Directors and Treasurer

Houston Hospital for Specialized Surgery

2011 – 2013Chief of Staff
1999 – 2002Chief of Staff

Houston Rodeo Rhinoplasty

2009 – 2010Course Director

John P. McGovern Museum of Health & Medical Science

2005 – 2008Member, Board of Directors

Medical World Americas

2013 – 2014Executive Advisory Committee

The Methodist Center for Performing Arts Medicine

2005 – 2010Participating Physician

Sam Houston Memorial Hospital

1993 – 1994Chief, Department of Surgery
1990 – 1994Member, Executive Committee

Spring Branch Medical Center

1996 – 1998Alternate Delegate to the OMSS at the American Medical Association
1996 – 1998Member, Medical Executive Committee
1994 – 1996Chairman, Surgery Sub-Committee
1994 – 1996Vice Chairman, Surgery Department