Paul Smith

Paul Smith, MD

Professor, College of Medicine Plastic Surgery

Contact Info 2 Tampa General Circle 7th floor
Tampa FL 33606

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  • MD, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, 1994

Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

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Recent Publications

  • Parabkaharan S, Melody M, Trotta R, Lleshi A, Sun W, Smith PD, Khakpour N, Dayicioglu D. Comparison of Reconstructive Outcomes in Breast Cancer Patients With Preexisting Subpectoral Implants: Implant-Sparing Mastectomy With Delayed Implant Exchange Versus Immediate Tissue Expander Reconstruction. Annals of plastic surgery. 76 Suppl 4: S332-5, 2016.
  • Mahmood U Suber J Zadikany R Kellogg B Fulp W Laronga C Dayicioglu D Smith PD. Nipple sparing mastectomy via inframammary fold: Reconstructive red flags. Cancer and Clinical Oncology.. 5(1) , 2016.
  • Dossett LA, Lowe J, Sun W, Lee MC, Smith PD, Jacobsen PB, Laronga C. Prospective evaluation of skin and nipple-areola sensation and patient satisfaction after nipple-sparing mastectomy. Journal of Surgical Oncology. 114(1) : 11-6, 2016.
  • Dayicioglu D, Tugertimur B, Munzenmaier K, Khan M, Smith P, Murr M, Kumar A, Khakpour N. Outcomes of Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy Using Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator Flap After Massive Weight Loss. Annals of plastic surgery. 76 Suppl 4: S286-9, 2016.
  • Applebaum MA, Miller BT, Lopez J, Doren EL, Laronga C, Smith PD. Change in Body Mass Index After Breast Reconstruction and Associated Complications. Eplasty. 15: e43, 2015.
  • Suber JS, Dinh TP, Prince MD, Smith PD. OnabotulinumtoxinA for the treatment of a "gummy smile". Aesthetic Surgery Journal / The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. 34(3) : 432-7, 2014.
  • Doren EL, Van Eldik Kuykendall L, Lopez JJ, Laronga C, Smith PD. Free nipple grafting: an alternative for patients ineligible for nipple-sparing mastectomy? Annals of Plastic Surgery. 72(6) : S112-5, 2014.
  • Daggett JR, Chung S, Smith PD. Bilateral spontaneous, simultaneous lower extremity hematomas in a patient on dalteparin. International journal of surgery case reports. 4(12) : 1080-3, 2013.
  • Cone JD, Tavana ML, Ching JA, Smith PD. The Bikini Inset: a reliable method for postradiation breast reconstruction with transverse rectus abdominis myocutaneous and free abdominal tissue transfer. Annals of Plastic Surgery. 68(5) : 420-4, 2012.
  • Parikh RP, Doren EL, Mooney B, Sun WV, Laronga C, Smith PD. Differentiating fat necrosis from recurrent malignancy in fat-grafted breasts: an imaging classification system to guide management. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 130(4) : 761-72, 2012.
  • Laronga C, Lewis JD, Smith PD. The changing face of mastectomy: an oncologic and cosmetic perspective. Cancer Control : Journal of the Moffitt Cancer Center. 19(4) : 286-94, 2012.
  • Doren EL, Parikh RP, Laronga C, Hiro ME, Sun W, Lee MC, Smith PD, Fulp WJ. Sequelae of fat grafting postmastectomy: an algorithm for management of fat necrosis. Eplasty. 12: e53, 2012.
  • Prince MD, Suber JS, Aya-Ay ML, Cone JD, Greene JN, Smith DJ, Smith PD. Prosthesis salvage in breast reconstruction patients with periprosthetic infection and exposure. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 129(1) : 42-8, 2012.
  • Laronga C, Lewis J, D, Smith PD. The changing face of mastectomy: An oncologic and cosmetic perspective. Cancer Control.. 19(4) : 286-94, 2012.
  • Parikh RP Pappas-Politis E Smith PD. Acellular dermal matrix masking detection of recurrent breast carcinoma: a novel complication. Aesthetic Plast Surg.. 36(1) : 149-52, 2012.
  • Suber J Malafa M Smith PD Laronga C. Prosthetic breast reconstruction after implant-sparing mastectomy in patients with submuscular implants. Ann Plast Surg. 66(5) : 546-50, 2011.
  • Durkin AJ, Pierpont YN, Patel S, Tavana ML, Uberti MG, Payne WG, Smith DJ, Smith PD. An algorithmic approach to breast reconstruction using latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flaps. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 125(5) : 1318-27, 2010.