View the Curriculum Vitae of Fernando Burstein, M.D. with Atlanta Plastic Surgery, P.C.:

Best Doctors in AmericaEducation:

Undergraduate: University of Kansas: B.A. Chemistry

B.A. Biology

Sep 1973–May 1977

Medical: University of Kansas Medical Center
Sep 1977–May 1980

Internship: General Surgery
University of California, Los Angeles
Jun 24, 1980–Jun 30, 1982

Residency: Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
University of California, Los Angeles

Jul 1, 1982–Jun 30, 1986

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Yale University, Yale-New Haven Hospital
Jul 1, 1986–Jun 30, 1988

Fellowship: Craniofacial Surgery
University of California, Los Angeles

Jul 1988–Jun 1989

Employment: Atlanta Plastic Surgery, P.C.
Jul 1989–Present

 

Professional Appointments:

Instructor

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Yale University

Jul 1987–Jun 1988

Assistant Clinical Professor

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

University of California, Los Angeles

Jul 1988–Jun 1989

Medical Director, 1989-Present

Center for Craniofacial Disorders

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite

Atlanta, Georgia

Chief

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite

Atlanta, Georgia

Jan 1991–Dec 1994

Jan 1997–2001

Clinical Professor

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Emory University

Atlanta, Georgia

July 1989-Present

Executive Committee

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite

1998–1999

Peds Magazine

Editorial Board

Children’s HealthCare of Atlanta

June 2004- 2008

President American Academy of Pediatrics

Plastic Surgery Section

2006-2007

Board 1998 Society

Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta

1998-2009

Medical Advisory board Chastain Horse

Park 2000-2006

Technical Consultant:

Biomet Microfixation

Stryker Leibinger Corporation

N&BS.Stware LLC

KLS Corporation

Contributing Section Editor

for Plastic Surgery to Grand Rounds

American Academy of Pediatrics

2001 – 2005

Executive Committee of the Section

of Plastic Surgery

American Academy of Pediatrics

2001- 2007

Board Member

Cobb County Land Trust

2001 to 2006

Best Paper Committee

American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons

November 2001 – November 2002

Maxillofacial News Committee

American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons

August 2002 – 2007

Vice Chairperson, Nominations Committee Member;

Program Committee Member

American Academy of Pediatrics

October1 2001- October 2006

Board Certification:

American Board of Otolaryngology Oct 1986

American Board of Plastic Surgery Nov 1991

 

Awards:

Science Fair Regional Awards 1965–1966

Merc Award for Academic Excellence 1980

First Place Resident Competition in Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery Annual Meeting of the American College of Surgeons, Connecticut Chapter “The Use of the Transverse Rectus Island Flap for Elbow Joint Salvage”
1987

Second Place Resident Competition in Cancer

Annual Meeting of the American College of Surgeons, Connecticut Chapter “The Use of the Pectoralis Major Myocutaneous Flap in
Reconstruction of the Mediastinum” 1987

 

Recognized in Atlanta Magazine as “Top Doctors in the Atlanta Area” for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery:

  • May 1999
  • August 2001
  • July 2005
  • July 2007
  • July 2009
  • June 2010
  • July 2011
  • June 2012

Winner of the Journal of Craniofacial Surgery “Best Paper of the Year” for 2003 for article titled “Cartilage-Sparing Complete Otoplasty Technique: A 10-Year Experience in 100 Patients.”

National Top Doc Awards. Fall, 2006

America’s Top Plastic Surgeons. Fall, 2008

Best Doctor’s in America. 2009-2010

Best Doctor’s in America 2013

Consumers Checkbook Top Doctors, 2011

Elected by his peers for inclusion in Best Doctors in America® from 2009 to 2013.

 

Honorary Societies:

  • Phi Beta Kappa 1977
  • Alpha Omega Alpha 1979

 

Professional Organizations:

  • American Association of Plastic Surgeons
  • Fellow American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
  • Fellow American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
  • American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
  • International Craniofacial Society
  • American Medical Association
  • Medical Association of Georgia
  • Georgia Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Specialty Fellow American Academy of Pediatrics
  • The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

 

Publications:

1. Rice, DH., Owens, O., Burstein, FD, Verity, A.: The Nerve-Muscle Pedicle: A Visual, Electromyographic, and Histochemical Study. Arch Otolaryng. 109: 233-4, 1983.

2. Rice, D.H., Burstein, FD: Restoration of Physiologic Vocal Fold Abduction with the Ansa Cervicalis Nerve. Arch Otolaryng. 109: 480-1.

3. Burstein, FD., Wald, R., Bray, D.: Electronic Strain Gauge Evaluation of the Bilobed Flap. Proceedings of the 1983 International Congress of the American Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery. McGraw Hill Pub. 1984.

4. Burstein, FD., Metson, R., Colman, M., Canalis, R.: Kawasaki Disease in Adults: An Otolaryngologist’s Perspective. Arch Otolaryng. 110:543-5, 1984.

5. Rice, DH., Burstein, FD.: The Use of Autogenous Vein in Nerve Grafting. Otolaryngology Head Neck Surg. 92:410-2, 1984.

6. Rice, DH., Burstein, FD.: The Use of Gore-Tex in Peripheral Nerve Grafting. Arch Otolaryngology. 111:259-61, 1985.

7. Rice, DH., Burstein, FD., Newman, A.: Use of Polytetrafluorinated Ethylene Compound in Peripheral Nerve Grafting. An Experimental Study. Arch Otolaryngology. 111:4:259-61, 1985.

8. Burstein, FD.: Calcaterra, T: Supraglottic Laryngectomy: Series Report and Analysis of Results. Laryngoscope. 95:833-6, 1985.

9. Canalis, RF., Burstein, FD.: Osteogenesis in Vascularized Periosteum: Interactions with Underlying Bone. Arch Otolaryngology. 111:511-6, 1985.

10. Burstein, FD., Colman, MF.: A Dramatic Complication of Perioral Fiberoptic Endoscopy. Head Neck Surg. 8:28-30, 1985.

11. Burstein, FD., Canalis, RF.: Studies on the Osteogenic Potential of Vascularized Periosteal Flaps Transferred onto Soft Tissues. Otolaryngology. Head Neck Surg. 93:731-5, 1985.
12. Burstein, FD., Canalis, R.F., Colman, M., Metson, R.: La Maladie De Kawasakie Dans L’Adult. Otolaryngology. J. Edicion Francaise. 4:45-55, 1986.

13. Burstein, FD., Canalis, RF., Ward, PH.: Composite Hyoid Sternohyoid Interposition Graft Revisited: U.C.L.A. Experience 1974-1984. Laryngoscope. 96:516-20, 1986.

14. Burstein, FD., Calcaterra, TC.: The Pectoralis Major Myocutaneous Flap: Use in Surgery of the Lower Neck and Superior Mediastinum. Arch Otolaryngology. 113:73-7, 1987.

15. Berke, G., Moore, D., Hanson, D., Hantke, D., Gerrett, B., Burstein, FD.: Laryngeal Modeling: Theoretical, In Vitro In Vivo. Laryngoscope. 997 871-81, 1987.

16. Canalis, RF., Burstein, FD., Abemayer, E.: The Endaural Approach to the Middle Ear. ENT J. 421-2, 1987.

17. Burstein, FD., Canalis, RF., Canalis, E., Ariyan, S.: Scanning Electron Microscopy and Gel Electrophoresis of Vascularized Periosteal Autografts. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 83: 500-10, 1989.

18. Burstein, FD., Salamon, J., Stahl, R.: Elbow Joint Salvage with the Transverse Rectus Island Flap: A New Application. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 84:492-7, 1989.

19. Burstein, FD.: More on Torticollis. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 86:1:161, 1990.

20. Stahl, RS., Burstein, FD., Lieponis, JV., Murphy, MJ., Piepmeier, JM.: Extensive Wounds of the Spine: A Comprehensive Approach to Debridement and Reconstruction. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 85:5:747-53, 1990.

21. Cohen, SR., Kawamoto, HK., Burstein, FD., Peacock, WJ.: Advancement-Onlay: An Improved Technique of Fronto-Orbital Remodeling in Craniosynostosis. Child’s Nervous System. 7:264-71, 1991.

22. Canalis, RF., Burstein, FD.: Early Structural Changes in Vascularized Periosteum Studied In Situ. Am J Otolaryngology. 12:90-105, 1991.

23. Markowitz, BL., Satterberg, T., Calcaterra, T., Orringer, J., Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD., Shaw, W.: The Deep Inferior Epigastric Rectus Abdominis Muscle and Myocutaneous Free Tissue Transfer: Further Applications for Head and Neck Reconstruction. Ann Plast Surg. 27:577, 1991.

24. Hudgins, R., Burstein, FD., Boydston, W.: Total Calvarial Reconstruction for Sagittal Synostosis in Older Infants and Children. Journal of Neurosurgery. 78:199-204, 1993.

25. Burstein, FD., Hudgins, R., Cohen, SR., Boydston, W.: Surgical Correction of Severe Scaphocephalic Deformities. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 5:4:228-35, 1994.

26. De Chalain, TM., Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD.: Modified Transconjunctival Incision for Exposure of the Orbital Floor. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 94:877, 1994.

27. De Chalain, TM., Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD.: Modification of the Transconjunctival Lower Lid Approach to the Orbital Floor: Lateral Paracanthal Incision. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 94:6:877-80, 1994.

28. De Chalain, TM., Hudgins, R., Burstein, FD., Armfield, K.: Combination of Unilateral Polydactyly, Syndactyly, and Clinodactyly with Occipitocervical Encephalocele and Vertical Fusion. Annals of Plastic Surgery. 33:1:86-9, 1994.

29. Burstein, FD., Ariyan, S., Chicarilli, Z, Canalis, RF.: The Effect of Periosteal Preservation on Osteogenesis in a Canine Rib Autograft Model: Tetracycline Fluorescence Incident Photometry. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 5:3:161-71, 1994.

30. Burstein, FD., Ariyan, S.: Tetracycline Fluorescence Incident Photometry: A New Technique to Quantitate Bone Formation. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 5:2:77-80, 1994.

31. Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR., Hudgins, R., Boydston, W.: The Use of Granular Hydroxyapatite in Secondary Orbitocranial Reconstruction. In: Marchac D, ed. Craniofacial Surgery 6: Proceedings of the Sixth International Congress of the International Society of Craniofacial Surgery. Bologna, Italy: Monduzzi Editore; 1995:325-7.

32. De Chalain, T., Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD.: Successful Use of Leeches in the Treatment of Purpura Fulminans. Annals of Plastic Surgery. 35:3:300-4, 1995.

33. De Chalain T., Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD., et al: Decision Making in Primary Surgical Repair of Myelomeningoceles. Annals of Plastic Surgery. 35:3:272-8, 1995.

34. Rutrick, R., Cohen, SR., Black, PW., Burstein, FD. Presurgical Orthopedic Management of the Unilateral Cleft Lip and Palate Newborn Patient. Operative Techniques in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2:3:159, 1995.

35. Felmont, F., Burstein, FD., Hudgins, R., Cohen, SR., Kurczenski, E.: Primary Temporal Melanoma Without Diffuse Leptomeningeal Involvement – A Variant of Neurocutaneous Melanosis. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 95:1:133-5, 1995.

36. Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR.: Piriform Aperture Stenosis: A Rare Cause of Neonatal Airway Obstruction. Annals of Plastic Surgery. 34:1:56-8, 1995.

37. Burstein, FD., Cohen, S., et al: Surgical Therapy for Severe Refractory Sleep Apnea in Infants and Children: Application of the Airway Zone Concept. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 96:1:34-41, 1995.

38. Cohen, SR., de Chalain, T.M., Burstein, FD., Hudgins, R., Boydston, W.: Turribrachycephaly: A Technical Note. Annals of Plastic Surgery. 35:6:627-30, 1995.

39. Cohen, SR., Rutrick, RE., Burstein, FD.: Distraction Osteogenesis of the Human Craniofacial Skeleton: Initial Experience With New Distraction System. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 6:5:368-74, 1995.

40. Cohen, SR., Hudgins, R., Burstein, FD., Boydston, W.: Turribrachycephaly: Report of a New Technique. Annals of Plast Surgery :35:6:627-32, 1995.

41. Huang, M., Burstein, FD., Cohen, S., Simms, C.: Endoscopic Pediatric Plastic Surgery. Annals of Plastic Surgery . 38:1, 1997.

42. LeFaivre, JF., Cohen, S., Burstein, FD., et al: Down Syndrome: Identification and Surgical Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 99:3:629-37, 1997.

43. Cohen, S., LeFaivre, JF., Burstein, FD., et al: Surgical Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Neurologically Compromised Patients. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 99:3:638-46, 1997.

44. Cohen, S., Burstein, FD., Stewart, M., Rathburn, M.: Maxillary-Midface Distraction in Children with Cleft Lip and Palate. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 99:1421, 1997.

45. Januszkiewicz, J., Cohen, S., Burstein, FD., Simms, C.: Age-Related Outcomes of Sleep Apnea Surgery in Infants and Children. Annals of Plastic Surgery. 38:5:465, 1997.

46. Williams, J., Cohen, S., Burstein, FD., Hudgins, R., Boydston, W., Simms, C.: A Longitudinal, Statistical Study of Re-operation Rates in Craniosynostosis. Plast Reconstr Surg. 100:305-310, 1997.

47. Murphy, T., Burstein, FD., Cohen, S.: Management of Congenital Atresia of the External Auditory Canal. Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery, 116:580-4, 1997.

48. Burstein, FD., Cohen, S., Hudgins, R., Boydston, W.: The Use of Porous Granular Hydroxyapatite in Secondary Orbitocranial Reconstruction. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 100:4:869-74, 1997.

49. LeFaivre, J., Cohen, S., Riski, J., Burstein, FD.: Velopharyngeal Incompetence as the Presenting Symptoms of Malignant Brainstem Tumor. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal, 34:154-8, 1997.

50. Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR., Hudgins, R., Boydston, W.: Frontal Basilar Trauma: Classification and Treatment. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 99:1314, 1997.

51. Cohen, SR., Januszkiewicz, J., Burstein, FD., Simms, C.: Surgical Treatment of Upper Airway Obstruction in Children with Craniofacial Disorders. In: Whitaker L., ed. Craniofacial Surgery Proceedings of the Seventh International Congress of the International Society of Craniofacial Surgery. Bologna, Italy: Monduzzi Editore; 1997:265-72.

52. Williams, JK., Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD., et al: A Longitudinal, Statistical Study of Re-Operation Rates in Craniosynostosis. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 1997;100:305-310.

53. Cohen, S., Burstein, FD.,: Secondary Management of Congenital and Acquired Craniomaxillofacial Deformities: Individualized Treatment Planning. Clinics in Plastic Surgery. 24:475-88, 1997

54. Cohen, S., Simms, C., Burstein, F.D.: Mandibular Distraction Osteogenesis in the Treatment of Upper Airway Obstruction in Children with Craniofacial Deformities. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 101:2:312-8, 1998.

55. Hudgins, R., Cohen, S., Burstein, FD., Boydston, W.: Multiple Suture Synostosis and Increased Intracranial Pressure Following Repair of Single Suture, Nonsyndromic Craniosynostosis. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal. 35:2:167-72, 1998.

56. Cohen, S., Boydston, W., Burstein, FD., Hudgins, R.: Monobloc Distraction Osteogenesis During Infancy: Report of a Case and Presentation of a New Device. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 101:7:1919-24, 1998.

57. Burstein, FD.: Book Review for J Craniofacial Surgery, 9:3:304-305, 1998. The Sinuses by Donald, P.J., Gluckman, J.L., Rice, D.H. Raven Press, New York, NY.

58 Burstein, FD., Cohen, S.: Endoscopic Surgical Treatment for Congenital Muscular Torticollis. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 101:1:20-4, 1998.

59. Cohen, SR., Januszkiewicz, J., Burstein, FD., Simms, CA.: Surgical Treatment of Upper Airway Obstruction in Children with Craniofacial Disorders. In: Whitaker L, ed. Craniofacial Surgery Proceedings of the Seventh International Congress of the International Society of Craniofacial Surgery. Bologna, Italy: Monduzzi Editore; 1997:265-72.

60. Burstein, FD., Cohen, S., Huang, M., Simms, CA.: Applications of Endoscopic Surgery in Pediatric Patients. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 102:5:1446-51, 1998.

61. Cohen, SR., Ross, DA., Burstein, FD., Lefaivre JF., Riski, JE., Simms, CA.: Skeletal Expansion Combined with Soft-Tissue Reduction in the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children: Physiologic Results. Otolaryngology Head Neck Surg. 119:5:476-85, 1998.

62. Cohen, SR., Simms, CA., Burstein, FD., Thomsen, J.: Alternatives to Tracheostomy in Infants and Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 24:1:182-7, 1999.

63. Cohen, SR., Levitt, Simms CA, Burstein, FD.: Airway Disorders in Hemifacial Microsomia. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 103:1:27-33, 1999.

64. Cohen, SR., Boyston, W., Hudgins, R., Burstein, FD.: Monobloc and Facial Bipartition Distraction with Internal Devices. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 1999 May;10(3):244-51.

65. Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD., Williams, JK.: The Role of Distraction Osteogenesis in the Management of Craniofacial Disorders. Ann Acad Med Singapore. 1999 Sep;28(5):728-38. Review.

66. Huang, MH., Riski, JE., Cohen, SR., Simms, CA., Burstein, FD.: An Anatomic Evaluation of the Furlow Double Opposing Z-plasty Tech Palate Repair. Ann Acad Med Singapore. 1999 Sep;28(5):672-6.

67. Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR., Hudgins, R., Boydston, W., Simms, CA.: The Use of Hydroxyapatite Cement in Secondary Craniofacial Reconstruction. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 1999 Oct;104(4);1270-5.

68. Cohen, SR., Levitt, CA., Simms, CA., Burstein, FD.: Airway Disorders in Hemifacial Microsomia. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 1999 Jan;103(1):27-33.

69. Cohen, SR., Suzman, K., Simms, CA., Burstein, FD., et al: Sleep Apnea Versus Tracheostomy in Children: An Exploratory Study of the Comparative Effects on Quality of Life. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery 102(6);1856-1864, 1999.

70. Burstein, FD.: Bone Substitutes. Cleft Palate Craniofacial. 2000 Jan; 37(1)1-4. Review.

71. Burstein, FD., Simms, CA., Cohen, SR., Williams, JK., Pascal, M.: Intralesional Laser Therapy of Extensive Hemangiomas in 100 Consecutive Patients. Annals of Plastic Surgery. 2000 Feb;44(2);188-94.

72. Burstein, FD., Simms, CA., Cohen, SR., Work, F., Pascal, M.: Iliac Crest Bone Graft Harvesting Techniques: A Comparison. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2000 Jan; 105(1):34-39.

73. Hultman, CS., Riski, JE., Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD., Boydston, WR., Hudgins, RJ., Uhas, K., Simms, CA.: Chiari Malformation, Cervical Spine Anomalies, and Neurological Deficit Velocardiofacial Syndrome. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2000 Jul;106(1);16-24.

74. Burstein, FD.: Congenital Nasal Pyriform Aperture Stenosis: Diagnosis and Treatment. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2001 July.

75. Losken, A., Williams, JK., Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR., Hudgins, R., Boydston, W., Reisner, A., Simms, CA.: Outcome Analysis for Correction of Single Suture Craniosynostosis Using Resorbable Fixation. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery.;
2001 Sep 12 (5):451-5; discussion 456-7.

76. Losken, A., Burstein, FD., Williams, JK.: Congenital Nasal Pyriform Aperture Stenosis: Diagnosis and Treatment. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery., 2002 Apr 15; 109(5): 1506-11; discussion 1512.

77. Burstein, FD., Williams, JK., Hudgins, R., Graham, L., Teague, G., Paschal, M., Simms, CA.: Single Stage Craniofacial Distraction Using Resorbable Devices. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2002 Nov;13(6):776-82.

78. Elwood, ET., Burstein, FD., Graham, L., Williams, JK., Paschal, M.: Midface Distraction to Alleviate Upper Airway Obstruction in Achondroplastic Dwarfs. Cleft Palate Craniofacial J. 2003 Jan; 40(1):100-3.

79. Burstein, FD.: Cartilage-Sparing Complete Otoplasty Technique: A Ten Year Experience with 100 Patients. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2003 Jul;14(4):521-5.

80. Paige, K., Cohen, S., Burstein, FD., Hudgins, R., Boydston, W.: Predicting the Risk of Reoperation in Metopic Synostosis: A Quantitative CT Scan Analysis. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2003 Aug:51 (2):167-72.

81. Losken, A., Williams, JK., Burstein, FD., Malick, D., Riski, J.: An Outcome Evaluation of Sphincter Pharyngoplasty for the Management of Velopharyngeal Insufficiency. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2003 Dec; 112(7):1755-1761.

82. Burstein, FD.: Long Term Experience with Endoscopic Surgical Treatment for Congenital Muscular Torticollis in Infants and Children: A Review of 85 Cases. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery., 2004 Aug; Vol. 114, No. 2, 491-493.

83. Burstein, FD., Williams JK., Hudgins R., Boydston W., Reisner A., Stevenson K., Cohen S.; The Use of Hydroxyapatite Cement in Craniofacial Reconstruction: Experience in 130 Patients. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery., Craniofacial Surgery, Vol. ISBN 88-7587-097-7, 225-226.

84. Cohen, SR., Cho, DC., Nichols, SL., Simms, CA., Cross, KP., Burstein, FD.: American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons Outcome Study: Preoperative and Postoperative Neurodevelopmental Findings in Single-Suture Craniosynostosis. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2004 Sep 15; 114(4): 841-7; discussion 848-9.

85. Burstein, FD., Williams, JK.: Mandibular Distraction Osteogenesis in Pierre-Robin Sequence: Application of a New Internal Single Stage Resorbable Device. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2005 Jan;115(1):61-67; discussion 68-9.

86. Burstein, FD., Seier, H., Hudgins, P., Zapiach, L: Neurocutaneous Melanosis. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2005 Sep;16(5):874-876.

87. Burstein, FD.: Resorbable Distraction of the Midface and Orbits and Frontal Bone: Indications and Operative technique. Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology. 2005 Dec;16(4): 260-263.

88. Burstein, FD., Eppley, B., Hudgins, R., Williams, J., Boydston, W., Reisner, A., Stevenson, K.: Application of the Spanning Plate Concept to Frontal Orbital Advancement: Techniques and Clinical Experience in 60 Patients. . Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2006 Mar;17(2): 241-245.

89. Losken, A., Williams, JK., Burstein, FD., Malick, DN, Riski, JE.: Surgical Correction of Velopharyngeal Insufficiency in Children with Velocardiofacial Syndrome.” Plast Reconstr Surg. 2006 Apr;117(5): 1493-8.

90. Bowling, E.L., Burstein, FD.; Crouzon Syndrome. Optometry. 2006 May;77(5): 217-22.

91. Burstein, FD., Williams, JK., Schwentker, A., Nahai, F.: Intralesional Laser Therapy Treatment for Hemangiomas: Technical Evolution. The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2006 May;17(4): 757-760.

92. Burstein, FD.: Aesthetic and Reconstructive Rhinoplasty, A Personal Perspective. Atlanta Medicine, Journal of the Medical Association of Atlanta. 2006 May; 7(3):23-26.

93. Burstein, FD., Williams, JK., Hudgins, R., Boydston, W., Reisner A., Stevenson K., Cohen, SR: The Use of Hydroxyapatite Cement in Craniofacial Reconstruction: Experience in 150 Patients. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2006 Aug;118(2):484-489.

94. Burstein, FD.: Airway Obstruction After Rhinoplasty: Prevention and Correction. Maxillofacial News. 2006 July; 21(1):10-11.

95. Burstein, FD., Johnston, MS: Straightening Small Necks. Pediatrics . 2007 Fall: 12-15.

96. Burstein, FD.: Resorbable Distraction of the Mandible: Technical Evolution and Clinical Experience in 100 Patients. The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2008 May; 19 (3): 637-643.

97. Burstein, FD., Lukas, MS., Lukas, Forsthoffer, PA-C, Dina: Measurement of Torque During Mandibular Distraction. The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2008 May; 19 (3): 644-647.

98. Burstein, FD.: Prevention and Correction of Airway Compromise in Rhinoplasty. Annals of Plastic Surgery. 2008 December; Volume 61 (6):+

99. BURSTEIN, FD., Singh KA, Williams JK,: Use of hydroxyapatite cement in pediatric
craniofacial reconstructive surgery: stratergies for avoiding complications. The Journal
of Craniofacial Surgery. 2010 July; 21 (4): 1130-5

100. BURSTEIN, FD., Otterburn DM.: Does use of bupivacaine-soaked pledgets aid in the
care of postoperative cleft palate patients? Annals of Plastic Surgery. 2011 May; 66 (5):
528-9

101. BURSTEIN, FD., Maurice SM,: Disappearing dermoid: fact or fiction? The Journal
Of Craniofacial Surgery. 2012 January; 23 (1): e31-3

102. BURSTEIN, FD.: Diagnosis and Treatment of Structural Airway Deformities in Infants
and Children. Plastic Surgery Hyperguide 2012 April

103. BURSTEIN, FD., Maurice SM, Granger M, Williams JK,: Maxillary Advancment in
Patients with Severe Maxillary Hypoplasia: Role of Adjuvant Stabilization Techniques
and materials. The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2012 May; 4

Articles Submitted for Publication:

1. Hoffman, J., Burstein, FD.: Giant Cell Reparative Granuloma of the Maxillofacial Bones–A Familial Preponderance: Case Reports and Review of the Literature. Archives Otolaryngology (submitted)

2. Burstein, FD.: Diagnosis and Treatment of Structural Airway Deformities in Infants and Children. Hyperguide Website (submitted 8/08)

3. Burstein, FD.: Endoscopic Surgery for Muscular Torticollis: Indications & Techniques. Hyperguide Website (submitted 5/08)

4. Singh, K.A., Howard, R., Burstein, FD., Williams, JA: The Use of Hydroxyapatite in Pediatric Craniofacial Surgery: Strategies for Avoiding Complications. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery (submitted 7/09)

5. Otterburn, M., David, Burstein, FD,: Does Use of Bupivacaine-Soaked Pledgets Aid in the Care of Postoperative Cleft Palate Patients? Annals of Plastic Surgery (submitted 2/11)

6. Maurice, M., Samuel, Burstein, FD.,: The Disappearing Dermoid: Fact or Fiction?
(submitted 2/11)

7. Burstein, FD,: “Maxillary Advancement in Patients with Severe Maxillary Hypoplasia: The Role of Adjuvant Stabilization Techniques and Materials” Journal of Craniofacial Surgery (submitted 2011)

Research Grants:

1. The development of an implantable cricoarytenoid prosthesis. Funded 11/84 by Veterans Administration Medical Research Service Program 821.

2. Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite. Craniofacial Research Program, 2006 to Present.

3. GA Tech Biomedical engineering dept ongoing grants in Craniofacial reconstruction.

Textbook Chapters:

1. Canalis, RF., Burstein, FD.: “Benign Neoplasms of the Salivary Glands.”
Otolaryngology. Gerald M. English, M.D. (ed) J.B. Lippincott Company, 1987.

2. Ariyan, S., Burstein, FD.: “The Role of the Periosteum in Bone Grafting.” Bone Grafts & Bone Substitutes. Habal, M.B., Reddi, A.H. (ed) W.B. Saunders, Company, 147-55, 1992.

3. Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD., Hardesty R.: “Correction of Secondary Craniofacial Defects.” In: Instructional Courses. Mosby, St. Louis, Vol 6, 1993.

4. Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD.: “Protruding Ears.” In: Spitz, L., Coran, A.G. (ed.), Rob & Smiths’ Operative Surgery. Chapman & Hall Medical, London, 1995.

5. Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD.: “Secondary Management of Congenital and Acquired Craniomaxillofacial Deformities: Individualized Treatment Planning.” Clinics in Plastic Surgery, 24:475-88, 1997.

6. Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD.: “Secondary Management of Congenital and Acquired Craniomaxillofacial Deformities: Individualized Treatment Planning.” In: Cohen, S. (ed.) Secondary Management of Craniofacial Disorders. Clinics in Plastic Surgery. W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, 24:3, 1997.

7. Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD., Hardesty, R.: “Reconstruction of Secondary Craniofacial Defects.” In: Cohen, S., (ed) Secondary Management of Craniofacial Disorders. Clinics in Plastic Surgery. W.B. Saunders Co., Philadelphia, 24:3, 1997.

8. Williams, J., Cohen, S., Burstein, FD., et al: Nonsyndromic Craniosynostosis. In Achauer B., Eriksson E., Guyuron B., Colemanj., Russell R., Vander Kolk C. (eds): Plastic Surgery: Indications, Operations, Outcomes. Mosby, St. Louis, 2:683-707, 2000.

9. Burstein, FD., Williams, JK.: “Resorbable bone distraction: current status and future directions.” Clinics in Plastic Surgery. W.B. Saunders Co., 31 (2004) 407-414.

10. Burstein, FD., Bauer, M.D., Bruce S.: “Primary Aesthetic Rhinoplasty in Adolescents: Indications and Techniques.” Principles and Practice of Pediatric Surgery. Quality Medical Publishing, Inc. St. Louis, MO., Vol 2, 34:945-966, 2008.

11. Burstein, FD.: “Management of Secondary Maxillary and Nasal Deformities in the Adolescent Cleft Lip and Palate Patients.” Craniofacial Surgery (Kawamoto). Informa Healthcare, USA, Inc., New York, NY., 11:165-175, 2008.

12. Burstein, FD.: “Congenital and Acquired Deformities of the Nose” Principles and Practice of Pediatric Surgery. Quality Medical Publishing, Inc., St. Louis, MO., Vol 2, 33:897-944, 2008.

Abstracts:

1. Burstein, FD., Canalis, RF.: Studies on Osteogenic Potential of Vascularized Periosteum: Behavior of Periosteal Flaps Transferred onto Soft Tissues. Assoc. for Research in Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology Research Forum Abstracts. p.43, 1984.

2. Burstein, FD., Metson, R., Colman, M., Canalis, R.: Kawasaki Disease in Adults: An Otolaryngologist’s Perspective. Yearbook of Otolaryngology. Head and Neck Surgery. Paperella, Bailey Ed. Yearbook Medical Pub. Chicago, 1985.

3. Burstein, FD., Canalis, RF., Ward, PH.: Composite Hyoid Sternohyoid Interposition Graft Revisited: U.C.L.A. Experience 1974-1984. Respiratory News. Jan 1986.

4. Burstein, FD., Calcaterra, TC.: Results of Supraglottic Laryngectomy. Yearbook of Otolaryng. Head and Neck Surgery. Paperella, Bailey Ed. Yearbook Medical Pub. Chicago, 1986.

5. Burstein, FD., Ariyan, S.: Scanning Electron Microscopy and Gel Electrophoresis of Vascularized Periosteal Grafts. Plastic Surgery Forum. Vol. 10, 1987.

6. Ariyan, S., Burstein, FD.: The Role of the Periosteum in Bone Grafting. Symposium of International Meeting on Bone Grafting. Habal (ed) 1989.

7. Cohen, SR., Kawamoto, HK., Burstein, FD., Peacock, W.J.: Onlay-Advancement: An Improved Technique of Fronto-Orbital Remodeling in Craniosynostosis. American Association of Plastic Surgeons. Hot Springs, Virginia, 1990.

8. Burstein, FD., Hudgins, R., Cohen, SR., Boydston, W.: Surgical Treatment of Nonsynostotic Plagiocephaly. Abstract submitted to American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons. Feb 1993.

9. Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR., Teague, G.: Alternatives to Tracheostomy in the Severely Neurologically Impaired Child. Abstract submitted to American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons. Feb 1993.

10. Cohen, SR., Henson, C., Burstein, FD.: Predicting Enophthalmos and Malar Malunion Following Treatment of Zygomatic Fractures: A Univariate Statistical Survey. Abstract.

11. Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR., Scott, PH., Teague, GR., Montgomery, GL., Kattos, AV.: Surgical Therapy for Severe Refractory Sleep Apnea in Infants and Children: Application of the Airway Zone Concept, 1994.

12. Burstein, FD., Kawamoto, H., Cohen, S.: Microfixation in Pediatric Craniofacial Surgery. Presymposium on Craniofacial Surgery, ASPRS, San Diego, CA, 1994.

13. Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR., Kawamoto, HK.: Microplate Fixation in Infants and Children: A Six Year Review.

14. Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR., Oddo, J./Simms, C., Krieger, M., Stewart, M., Rathburn, M., Enright, C.: The Feeding Obturator: Indications and Results. Submitted, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association Fifty-third Annual Meeting, 1996.

15. Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR., Hudgins, R., Boydston, W.: Frontal Basilar Trauma: Classification and a New Treatment Approach. Submitted, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association Fifty-third Annual Meeting, 1996. International Symposium on Plastic Surgery, 1996.

16. Burstein, FD., Januszkiewicz, J.: Bone Grafting in Infancy for Rare Facial Clefts. Submitted, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association Fifty-third Annual Meeting, 1996.

17. Cohen, SR., Hawes, A., Burstein, FD.: Surgical Treatment of Complex Hemangiomas of the Craniofacial Region: An Update. Submitted, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association Fifty-third Annual Meeting, 1996.

18. Cohen, SR., Stewart, M., Rathburn, M., Burstein, FD.: Midface-Maxillary Distraction in Children with Craniofacial Disorders: Initial Clinical Experience with a New Distraction Device. Submitted, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association Fifty-third Annual Meeting, 1996.

19. Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD.: Orthognathic Surgery in Patients with Craniofacial Disorders. Submitted, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association Fifty-third Annual Meeting, 1996.

20. Cohen, SR., Januszkiewicz, J., Burstein, FD.: Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Early Childhood: Surgical Strategies and Results in Children Less Than 36 Months of
Age. Submitted, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association Fifty-third Annual Meeting, 1996.

21. Riski, J., Suzman, K., Steven, B., Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD., Georgiade, G.: Nonsurgical Factors Influencing the Success of the Sphincter Pharyngoplasty. Submitted, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association Fifty-third Annual Meeting, 1996.

22. Huang, M., Riski, J., Cohen, SR., Simms, C., Burstein, FD., Black, P.: Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of Speech Outcome Following Primary Furlow Palatoplasty. Submitted, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association Fifty-third Annual Meeting, 1996.

23. Burstein, FD., Cohen, S.R., Oddo, J., Simms, C., Krieger, P., Stewart, M., Rathburn, M., Enright, C.: The Feeding Obturator in Patients with Cleft Lip and Palate: Indications for Use and Results. International Symposium on Plastic Surgery, Jerusalem, 1996.

24. Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR., Huang, M.: Endoscopic Sternocleidomastoid Muscle Release in Infants and Children: A New Technique. International Symposium on Plastic Surgery, Jerusalem, 1996.

25. Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR., Huang, M., Simms, C.: Endoscopic Pediatric Plastic Surgery. International Symposium on Plastic Surgery, Jerusalem, 1996.

26. Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR., Simms, C.: Multiple Laser Modality Treatment in Hemangiomas in Infants and Children. International Symposium on Plastic Surgery, Jerusalem, 1996.

27. Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD.: Distraction Osteogenesis of the Craniofacial Skeleton: A Four-Year Experience. Seventh International Congress, International Society of Craniofacial Surgery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, Sep 1997 (submitted).

28. Cohen, SR., Paige, K., Simms, C., Burstein, FD.: Surgical Treatment of Upper Airway Obstruction in Children with Craniofacial Disorders: Prediction of Clinical Success. Seventh International Congress, International Society of Craniofacial Surgery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, Sep 1997.

29. Cohen, SR., Simms, C., Burstein, FD., Hudgins, R., Boydston, W.: Risk Stratification for Reoperation in Metopic Synostosis: A Quantitative CAT Scan Analysis. Seventh International Congress, International Society of Craniofacial Surgery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, Sep 1997.

30. Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD., Hudgins, R., Boydston, W., Simms, C.: Complications of
Craniosynostosis Surgery. Seventh International Congress, International Society of
Craniofacial Surgery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, Sep 1997.

31. Burstein, FD.: The Use of Hydroxyapatite Cement in Secondary Craniofacial Reconstruction. Seventy-eighth Meeting of the American Association of Plastic Surgeons, Colorado Springs, CO, May 1999. (submitted)

32. Hultman, S., Riski, JE., Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR.: Prospective, Quantitative Assessment of the effect of Speech Surgery on Velpharyngeal Gap and Nasalance in Velocardiofacial Syndrome. (submitted)

33. Riski, JE., Solot, C., Kirschner, R., McDonald-McGinn, DM., Cohen, MA., Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD., et al: Pressure Flow and Nasometric Evaluation of Velopharyngeal Function in Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome at Two Centers. (accepted)

34. Alexander, D., Cohen, SR., Simms, C., Riski, J., Burstein, FD.: Current Strategies for Evaluation and Management of Airway Obstruction in Pierre Robin Sequence. (submitted)

35. Riski, J., Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD., et al: Chiari Malformation, Cervical Spine Anomalies and Neurologic Deficits in Velocardiofacial Syndrome. (accepted)

36. Cohen, SR., Simms, C., Burstein, FD., et al: Biodegradable Versus Titanium Rigid Fixation in Nonsyndromic Craniosynostosis–A Clinical Outcome and Cost Analysis. (accepted)

37. Burstein, FD.: Application of a Resorbable Fixation System for the Correction of Single Suture Synostosis. International Society of Craniofacial Surgery. Sweden, June 2001.

38. Losken, A., Burstein, FD., Williams, JK., Malik, D., Riski, J.: An Outcome Evaluation of Sphincter Pharyngoplasty for the Management of Velopharyngeal Insufficiency. American Association of Plastic Surgeons, 81st Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, April 2002.

39. Burstein, FD.: Incorporation of Techniques for Nasal Airway Improvement into Aesthetic & Reconstructive Rhinoplasty: Indications & Application. American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Orlando, FL, April 2006.

40. Nahai, F., Williams, JK., Burstein, FD., Martin, J., Thomas, J.: The Management of Cleft Lip and Palate: Pathways For Treatment & Longitudinal Assessment. Seminars in Plast Surg. 2005; 19: 275-285.

Presentations:

1. Electronic Strain Gauge Evaluation of the Bilobed Flap. International Meeting of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Los Angeles, California, 1983.

2. The Use of Gore-Tex in Peripheral Nerve Grafting. American Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery. Palm Beach, Florida, Jun 1984.

3. A Dramatic Complication of Per-Oral Flexible Fiberoptic Endoscopy. American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery. Las Vegas, Nevada, Sep 1984.

4. Studies on the Osteogenic Potential of Vascularized Periosteum Part II. American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery Research Forum. Las Vegas, Nevada, Sep 1984.

5. Composite Hyoid-Sternohyoid Interposition Graft Revisited: U.C.L.A. Experience 1974-1985. Triologic Society Western Section Meeting. San Francisco, California, Jan 1986.

6. The Pectoralis Major Myocutaneous Flap: Use in Surgery of the Lower Neck and Superior Mediastinum. American College of Surgeons Regional Meeting, Otolaryngology Section. Palm Springs, California, Jan 1986.

7. Scanning Electron Microscopy and Gel Electrophoresis of Vascularized Periosteal Flaps: An Experimental Study. New York Academy of Medicine, Section on Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. New York, New York, Mar 1987.

8. Sequential Study of Bone Graft Osteogenesis Utilizing Tetracycline Bone Labels and Incident Fluorescence. Twenty-sixth Annual Senior Residents Conference. Springfield, Illinois, Apr 1987.

9. Scanning Electron Microscopy and Gel Electrophoresis of Vascularized Periosteal Grafts. Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons. Atlanta, Georgia, Nov 1987.

10. The Use of the Transverse Rectus Island Flap for Elbow Joint Salvage: A New Application. Annual Meeting American College of Surgeons, Connecticut Chapter. Cromwell, Connecticut, Dec 1987.

11. The Use of the Pectoralis Major Myocutaneous Flap in Reconstruction of the Superior Mediastinum. Annual Meeting American College of Surgeons, Connecticut Chapter. Cromwell, Connecticut, Dec 1987.

12. The Surgical Management of the Exposed Spine. Annual Meeting American College of Surgeons, Connecticut Chapter. Cromwell, Connecticut, Dec 1987.

13. Rigid Fixation in Craniofacial Surgery. Western Medical Center Course on Rigid Fixation. Tusti, California, May 1989.

14. Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR., Kawamoto, HK.: Microplate Fixation in Infants and Children: A Six Year Review, University of California, Irvine, May 1989.

15. Advances in Craniofacial Surgery. Patient Care Conference, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center. Atlanta, Georgia, Aug 1989.

16. Techniques of Bone Grafting. Symposium on Oral-Musculoskeletal Considerations in Cleft Care, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center. Atlanta, Georgia, Sep 1989.

17. Diagnosis and Treatment of Craniofacial Disorders. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Irish American Pediatric Society. Atlanta, Georgia, Oct 1989.

18. The Spectrum of Craniofacial Surgery. Atlanta Craniomandibular Society Fifth Annual Symposium. Atlanta, Georgia, Oct 1990.

19. Treatment of Craniofacial Deformities Associated with Cleft Lip and Palate. Third Annual Scottish Rite Cleft Lip and Palate Symposium. Atlanta, Georgia, Nov 1990.

20. Surgery of the Jaws and Midface Deformities. North American Medical/Dental Association, 1991 Medical/Dental Update. Snowmass, Colorado, Feb 1991.

21. Treatment of Atypical and Late Craniosynostosis. Southern Medical Association 1991 Meeting. Atlanta, Georgia, Nov 1991.

22. Diagnosis and Treatment of Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Southern Medical Association 1991 Meeting. Atlanta, Georgia, Nov 1991.

23. Bony Facial Trauma and Plating. American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 1992 Southern Regional Meeting. Atlanta, Georgia, Feb 1992.

24. Surgical Techniques for Treatment of Velopharyngeal Insufficiency. Cleft Lip and Palate Symposium, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, Oct 1993.

25. Sleep Apnea in the Child with Cleft Lip and Palate. Cleft Lip and Palate Symposium, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, Oct 1993.

26. Diagnosis and Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea. International Symposium on Surgical Techniques in Cleft Lip and Palate, Dallas, Texas, Apr 1994.

27. Cohen, SR., Kattos, AV., Jones, AL., Weinstein, D., Burstein, FD., Black, PW.: Local Anesthetic Regimens in Cleft Palate Repair–Influence on Postoperative Recovery. American Cleft Palate–Craniofacial Association, Fifty-first Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 1994.

28. Stewart, MB., Rathburn, M., Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD., Kattos, AV., Burstein, D.: Automated Information Management in the Craniofacial Center. American Cleft Palate–Craniofacial Association, Fifty-first Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 1994.

29. Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD.: Mandibular Lengthening for Relief of Upper Airway Obstruction in Children. Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Thirty-seventh Annual Scientific Meeting, Boca Raton, Florida, 1994.

30. Burstein, FD., Bennett, G.K.: Vascular Lesions and Hemangiomas. CME Saturday, Pediatric Skin Disorders, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, Aug 1994.

31. Burstein, FD., Bennett, GK.: Pediatric Lacerations. CME Saturday, Pediatric Skin Disorders, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, Aug 1994.

32. Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD.: Suturing/Splinting Workshop. CME Saturday, Pediatric Skin Disorders, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, Aug 1994.

33. Strategies of Treatment in Pierre Robin Syndrome. Seventh Annual Cleft Lip & Palate Symposium, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, Oct 1994.

34. Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR.: Functional Disorders of the Airway in Children with Craniofacial Anomalies. Seventh Annual Cleft Lip & Palate Symposium, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, Oct 1994.

35. Cohen, S.R., Rutrick, R., Burstein, FD.: Distraction Osteogenesis of the Extramandibular Craniofacial Skeleton – Resolving Controversies in Rigid Fixation of the Craniomaxillofacial Skeleton. American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons, San Diego, California, Sep 1994.

36. Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR.: Surgical Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children. Seventh Annual Cleft Lip & Palate Symposium, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, Oct 1994.

37. Management of Congenital Nevi; Management of Hemangiomas; Management of Cleft Lip & Palate Infant: Presented to Rockdale Hospital physicians, Atlanta, Georgia, Nov 1994.

38. Cohen, SR., Riski, J., Burstein, FD.: Sphincter Pharyngoplasty for Treatment of Velopharyngeal Insufficiency. Georgia Speech and Hearing Association Annual Meeting, Savannah, Georgia, Apr 1995.

39. Cohen, SR., Rutrick, R., Burstein, FD., Simms, C.: Extra-Mandibular Craniofacial Distraction Osteogenesis. American Society Craniofacial Surgeons/American Cleft Palate Association, Tampa, Florida, Apr 1995.

40. Lefaivre, JF., Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD., Simms, C., Scott, P., Montgomery, G., Graham, L. Kattos, A.: Down Syndrome: Identification and Surgical Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea. American Society Craniofacial Surgeons/American Cleft Palate Association, Tampa, Florida, Apr 1995.

41. Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD.: Craniofacial Impact: New Approaches for Better Outcomes. Traumatic Brain Injury Conference, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center & Georgia Head Injury Association, Atlanta, Georgia, May 1995.

42. Surgical Reconstruction/Revision to Improve Functional Outcomes. Pediatric Limb Deficiency Symposium, Atlanta, Georgia, Jan 1995.

43. Wound Management: Burns/Abrasions; Pediatric Tools of the Trade Program, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, Aug 1995.

44. Managing Burns and Disfigurement, Annual Workers’ Compensation Seminar, Atlanta, Georgia, Aug 1995.

45. Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD., Hudgins, R., Boydston, W.: Outcome Assessment in Craniosynostosis: A Multivariate Statistical Analysis. Transactions of the International Society of Craniofacial Surgery Sixth International Congress, Saint-Tropez, France, Oct 1995.

46. The Team Approach to Airway Management. Cleft Lip and Palate Symposium, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, October 1995.

47. The Feeding Obturator: Indications and Results. Annual American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association Meeting, San Diego, California, Apr 1996.

48. Surgical Reconstruction to Improve Functional Outcomes. Annual Association of Children’s Prosthetic-Orthotic Clinics Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, Apr 1996.

49. The Feeding Obturator in Patients with Cleft Lip and Palate: Indications for Use and Results. International Symposium on Plastic Surgery, Jerusalem, Israel, Jun 1996.

50. Endoscopic Sternocleidomastoid Muscle Release in Infants and Children: A New Technique. International Symposium on Plastic Surgery, Jerusalem, Israel, Jun 1996.

51. Fetus to Child: Early Intervention in Cleft Care. Ninth Annual Cleft Lip and Palate Symposium, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, Oct 1996.

52. Upper Airway Obstruction. Forty-eighth Annual Scientific Assembly and Exhibition, Atlanta, GA, Nov 1996.

53. Advances in Treatment of Facial Trauma. Family Practice Grand Rounds, The Medical Center of Central Georgia, Macon, Georgia, Jan 1997.

54. Cohen, SR., Boydston, W., Burstein, FD.: Monobloc Distraction to Treat Corneal Exposure in Pfeiffer’s Syndrome. Fifty-fourth Annual Meeting, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, New Orleans, LA, Apr 1997.

55. Burstein, FD., Cohen, SR., Huang, M.: Endoscopic Sternocleidomastoid Muscle Release in Infants and Children: A New Technique. Fifty-fourth Annual Meeting, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, New Orleans, LA, Apr 1997.

55. Paige, Cohen, SR., Simms, C., Burstein, FD., Hudgins, R., Boydston, W.: Risk Stratification for Reoperation in Metopic Synostosis: A Quantitative CAT Scan Analysis. Fifty-fourth Annual Meeting, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, New Orleans, LA, Apr 1997.

56. Huang, M., Riski, J., Cohen, SR., Simms, C., Burstein, FD.: A Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of the Efficacy of the Sphincter Pharyngoplasty. Fifty-fourth Annual Meeting, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, New Orleans, LA, Apr 1997.

57. Levitt, Cohen, SR., Simms, C., Burstein, FD., Riski, J.: Airway Disorders in Hemifacial Microsomia. Fifty-fourth Annual Meeting, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, New Orleans, LA, Apr 1997.

58. Riski, J., Armfield, K., Krause, W., Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD.: Neurological Findings in Velocardiofacial Syndrome. Fifty-fourth Annual Meeting, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, New Orleans, LA, Apr 1997.

59. Cohen, SR., Burstein, F.D.: Distraction Osteogenesis of the Craniofacial Skeleton, Midface, Orbits, and Pediatric Airway Obstruction. International Congress on Cranial and Facial Bone Distraction Processes, Paris, France, Jun 1997.

60. The Use of the Feeding Obturator in Infants with Unilateral and Bilateral Clefts. International Symposium on Surgical Techniques in Cleft Lip and Palate: Long-Term Results, San Francisco, CA, Sep 1997.

61. Back to the Basics and Beyond. Cleft and Craniofacial Symposium, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, GA, Oct 1997.

62. Craniofacial Trauma. Continuing Medical Education Lecture. Memorial Children’s Hospital, Savannah, GA, Feb 1998.

63. Pediatric Plastic Surgery. Continuing Medical Education Lecture. Memorial Children’s Hospital, Savannah, GA, Feb 1998.

64. Cohen, SR., Simms, C., Paige, K., Burstein, FD.: Clinical Factors Associated with Successful Outcomes in Surgical Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children: A Statistical Study. American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, Fifty-fifth Annual Meeting and Pre-Conference Symposium. Baltimore, MD, Apr 1998.

65. Cohen, SR., Burstein, FD., Hudgins, R., Boydston, W., Simms, C.: Porous Granular Hydroxyapatite and Hydroxyapatite Paste (Bone Source) for Secondary Orbital Reconstruction. American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, Fifty-fifth Annual Meeting and Pre-Conference Symposium. Baltimore, MD, Apr 1998.

66. Cohen, SR., Simms, C., Burstein, FD., et al: Mandibular Distraction in the Treatment of Severe Upper Airway Obstruction in Children with Craniofacial Deformities. American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, Fifty-fifth Annual Meeting and Pre-Conference Symposium. Baltimore, MD, Apr 1998.

67. Cohen, SR., Simms, C., Burstein, FD.: Alternatives to Tracheostomy in Infants and Children with Apnea. American Pediatric Surgical Association, Twenty-ninth Annual Meeting. Hilton Head, SC, May 1998.

68. Form Follows Function, 11th Annual Cleft Lip and Craniofacial Symposium, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, GA, Oct 1998.

69. Structural Airway Obstruction, Diagnosis and Treatment. 17th Annual Conference on Sleep Disorders in Infancy and Childhood. Rancho Mirage, CA, Jan 1999.

70. Craniofacial Anomalies. DeKalb Medical Center. Atlanta, GA, Feb 1999.

71. Controversial Issues in Pediatrics. CME Saturday at Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, GA, Feb 1999.

72. Hemangiomas: When to Treat and Not to: Craniosynostosis. Treat Controversial Issues in Pediatrics. CME Saturday at Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, GA, Feb 1999.

73. Craniosynostosis Diagnosis and Management. The Southeast Permanente Medical Group, Department of Pediatrics Monthly Provider Meeting, Atlanta, GA, May 20, 1999.

74. 12th Annual Symposium on Cleft Lip and Palate and Related Conditions, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, GA, Oct 1999.

75. Traditions and Frontiers, 13th Annual Cleft Lip and Palate Symposium. Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, GA, Oct 2000.

76. Facial Trauma: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Complex Facial Injuries. Crowne Plaza Ravinia, Atlanta, GA, May 2001.

77. Parameters of Care, 14th Annual Cleft Lip and Palate Symposium. Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, Atlanta, GA, Oct 2001.

78. Treatment of Congenital Vascular Lesions, Cobb CME Dinner, Smyrna, GA, Nov 2001.

79. Frontiers in General Pediatrics: Hemangiomas: How to Monitor, When to Refer. Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite, Atlanta, GA, March 2002.

80. Frontiers in General Pediatrics: Hemangiomas: How to Monitor, When to Refer. Dept. of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, March 2002.

81. Mandibular Advancement for Airway Obstruction: Avoiding Tracheostomy. 13th Annual Pediatric Allergy/Pulmonology Update Conference, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite, Atlanta, GA, Sept 28, 2002.

82. Introduction of a New Resorbable System for Facial Distraction. 15th Annual Cleft Lip and Palate Symposium, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite, Atlanta, GA, October, 2002.

83. Versatility of Resorbable Plates and Screws in Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery. 20th Annual Meeting of Japan Society of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery (JSCMFS), Tokyo, Japan, November 7, 2002.

84. Treatment of Secondary Cleft Lip and Cleft Lip Nasal Deformity. 2003 PSEF Symposium, Aesthetic Facial Reconstruction in Adults and Children, Phoenix, AR, February, 2003.

85. Role of Distraction Osteogenesis in Pierre Robin. 2003 PSEF Symposium, Aesthetic Facial Reconstruction in Adults and Children, Phoenix, AR, February, 2003.

86. The Use of Hydroxyapatite Cement in Craniofacial Reconstruction: Experience in 130 Patients. International Society of Craniofacial Surgery ISCFS Xth International Congress, Monterey, CA, Sept 21 2003.

87. Vascular Malformations and Hemangiomas. Fayette CME Dinner, Fayetteville, GA, September 25, 2003.

88. Correction of Secondary Cleft Deformities. 16th Annual Cleft Lip and Palate Symposium, New Orleans, LA, October, 2003.

89. Management of Pierre Robin Syndrome. 16th Annual Cleft Lip and Palate Symposium, New Orleans, LA, October, 2003.

90. Secondary Reconstruction in Cleft Lip and Palate Patients. 17th Annual Cleft Lip and Palate Symposium, Atlanta, GA, July 22, 2004.

91. Evaluation of Pharyngoplasty. The 10th Annual International Meeting of The Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome Educational Foundation, Inc. and the Fourth International Conference for 22q11.2 Deletions, Atlanta, GA, July 23-25, 2004.

92. Pediatric Plastic Surgery: Zone Management of Pediatric OSA. American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition, San Francisco, CA, October 9-13, 2004.

93. Mandibular Distraction – Indications and Results. Aesthetic Facial and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery – New Advances, Snowbird, UT, February 22-26, 2005.

94. Rhinoplasty. Emory Grand Rounds at Crawford Long Hospital, Atlanta, GA, January 17, 2006.

95. New Techniques for Facial Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery. Perimeter Adult Learning and Services, Northside Hospital, Atlanta, GA, February 6, 2006.

96. Incorporation of Techniques for Nasal Airway Improvement into Aesthetic & Reconstructive Rhinoplasty: Indications and Application. The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Orlando, FL., April 24, 2006.

97. Correction of Secondary Cleft Deformities. 18th Annual Cleft Lip and Palate Symposium, Atlanta, GA., November 14, 2005.

98. Hemangiomas: Current Update on Children’s HealthCare of Atlanta Experience. 19th Annual Cleft lip and Palate Symposium, Atlanta, GA., October, 19, 2006.

98. Orthognathic Surgery for the Cleft Patient. 19th Annual Cleft Lip and Palate Symposium, Atlanta, GA., October 20, 2006.

99. Cleft Palate – Management of Staged Closures, Difficult Palatal Fistulas, and Secondary Cleft Deformities, Atlanta, GA. October 23-25, 2008.

100. Rhinoplasty. Emory Grand Rounds at Crawford Long Hospital, Atlanta, GA. February 24, 2009.

101. Resorbable Distraction of the Mandible: Experience in 132 Patients. 66th Annual ACPA Meeting. Scottsdale, AZ., April 20 -25, 2009.

102. Secondary Deformities. 21st Cleft Lip & Palate Symposium. Atlanta, GA, October 16, 2010.

103. Orthognathic Surgery for Cleft Patients. 21st Cleft Lip & Palate Symposium. Atlanta, GA, October 17, 2010.

104. Bony Surgery for Clefts – Lecture for Operation Smile at the Judson Hawke Building Atlanta GA 5/17/2012

Invited Commentary for Pediatric Grand Rounds:

1. Burstein, FD.: Hemangiomas of the Nasal Tip. Plastic Reconstr Surg. 2002;109:31-40.

2. Burstein, FD.: Mandibular Distraction in Neonates to Avoid Tracheostomy. Plastic Reconstr Surg. 2002;109:896-904.

3. Burstein, FD.: Clinical Recommendations on Scar Management. Plastic Reconstr Surg. 2002:110-560-571.

4. Burstein, FD.: Craniofacial Features in Nonsyndromic Cleft Lip & Palate Family Members. Jrnl of Craniofacial Surg. 2003; 40: 397-402.

5. Burstein, FD.: Socioeconomic Status and Orofacial Clefts. Jrnl of Craniofacial Surg. 2003;40:481-485.

6. Burstein, FD.; Craniofacial Deformity in Congenital Muscular Torticollis: Assessment from 3D CT. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2004;113:24-33.

7. Burstein, FD.:Progressive Postnatal Craniosynostosis and Increased Intracranial Pressure. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2004;113:1313-1323.

8. Burstein, FD.:Differential Diagnosis of the Trapezoid-shaped Head. Jrnl of Craniofacial Surg. 2004;41:13-19.

9. Burstein, FD.: Prominent Ears in Children

10. Burstein, FD.: Surgical Management of drooling. Plastic Reconstr Surg. 2005; 116:1233-1242.

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