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Oksana A. Jackson, M.D.
Plastic Surgery

 
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Administrative Office:
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Plastic Surgery
34th Street & Civic Center Boulevard
1st Floor, Wood Center
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Administrative Assistant: Maria Wyschynskyj
Administrative Telephone:
215-590-2471
Administrative Fax: 215-590-2496
Patient Appointments: 215-590-2208

Clinical Offices:
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Plastic Surgery
34th Street & Civic Center Boulevard
1st Floor, Wood Center
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Clinical Phone: 215-590-2471
Clinical Fax: 215-590-2496

Contact Information (internal use only)

jacksono@email.chop.edu

 

Dr. Jackson attended college and medical school at the University of Pennsylvania. During medical school, she completed a one-year research fellowship in Dr. Richard Kirschner’s craniofacial biology laboratory at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. She has pursued clinical research in the areas of cleft lip and palate and breast reconstruction throughout her residency.

 

 
Faculty Appointments
2001 - 2007 Instructor in Surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2008 - present Assistant Professor of Surgery at CHOP
Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia,Pennsylvania
 
Hospital and Administrative Appointments
2008 - present Active Physician
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2008 - present Active Physician
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2008 - present Co-Director, Facial Motion Disorders Clinic
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2010 - present Co-Director, Cleft Team
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Hospital Committees
2009 - present

OR Quality and Patient Safety Committee

 
Education/Training
1991 - 1995 B.A. University of Pennsylvania (English Literature)
 
1996 - 2001 M.D. University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
 
Postgraduate Training and Fellowship Appointments
1999 - 2000 Research Fellow, Division of Plastic Surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2001 - 2007 Resident in Plastic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2007 - 2008 Fellow in Plastic Surgery
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
Memberships/Societies
 
  • American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons
 
 
 
 
Research
1999 NIH Child Health and Human Development Short Term Training Grant: Intrauterine Head Constraint and Craniosynostosis: Patterns of FGF and TGF-Beta Expression in the Developing Calvarial Sutures of Fetal Mice.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Publications
 
Research Publications, Peer Reviewed
  1. Salinas, N., Jackson, O., Dunham, B., and Bartlett, S.P, Anatomic dissection and modified Sihler’s stain of the lower branches of the facial nerve, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 124 (6): 1905-1915, 2009.
  2. Smartt, J.M., Karmacharya, J., Gannon, F.H., Ong, G., Jackson, O., Bartlett, S.P., and Kirschner, R.E. Repair of the immature craniofacial skeleton with a carbonated calcium phosphate cement: Assessment of biocompatibility, osteoconductivity, and remodeling capacity. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 115(6):1642-1650, 2005.
  3. Smartt, J.A., Karmacharya, J., Gannon, F.H., Teixeira, C., Mansfield, K., Hunenko, O., Shapiro, I.M. and Kirschner, RE Intrauterine constraint induces chondrocyte apoptosis and premature ossification of the cranial base. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 116: 1363-1369, 2005.
  4. Stover ,M., Chang, B., Jackson, O., and Perrone, J. Vascular occlusion and digit necrosis after intra-arterial cocaine injection. Clinical Toxicology 43:669-670, 2005.
  5. LaRossa, D., Jackson, O.H., Kirschner, R.E., Low, D.W., Solot, C.B., Cohen, M.A, Mayro, R., Wang, P., Minugh-Purvis, N., and Randall, P. The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia modification of the Furlow double-opposing z-palatoplasty: long-term speech and growth results. Clinics of Plastic Surgery 31(2):243-9, 2004.
  6. Losee, J.E., Karmacharya, J., Gannon, F.H., Slemp, A.E., Ong, G., Hunenko, O., Gorden, A.D., Bartlett, S.P., and Kirschner, R.E. Reconstruction of the immature craniofacial skeleton with a carbonated calcium phosphate bone cement: interaction with bioresorbable mesh. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery 14(1):117-24, 2003.
  7. Kirschner, R.E., Karmacharya, J., Ong, G., Gordon, A.D., Hunenko, O., Losee, J.E., Gannon, F.G. and Bartlett, S.P., Repair of The Immature Craniofacial Skeleton with Norian CRS™: Quantitative Assessment of Craniofacial Growth. Annals of Plastic Surgery 49:33-38, 2002.
  8. Hunenko, O., Karmacharya ,J., Ong, G., and Kirschner, R.E. Toward an Understanding of Non-Syndromic Craniosynostosis: Altered Patterns Of TGF-b Receptor-1, TGF-b Receptor-2, And FGF Receptor-2 Expression Induced By Intrauterine Head Constraint. Annals of Plastic Surgery 46:546-554, 2001.
  9. Kirschner, R.E., Karmacharya, J., Ong, G., Hunenko, O., Losee, J.E., Martin, B.G., and Crombleholme, T.M. Synthetic hybrid grafts for craniofacial reconstruction: sustained gene delivery using a calcium phosphate bone mineral substitute (Norian CRS). Annals of Plastic Surgery 46:538-545, 2001.
  10. Karmacharya, J., Ong, G., Hunenko, O., Sena-Esteves, M., Martin, B.G., Crombleholme, T.M., and Kirschner, R.E. Acellular Human Dermis as a Carrier for Sustained Adenoviral-Mediated Gene Transfer in Impaired Wound Healing. Annals of Plastic Surgery 46:538-545, 2001.
  11. Karmacharya, J., Losee, J.E., Gannon, F.H., Hunenko, O., Ong, G., Poser, R.D., Bartlett, S.P., and Kirschner, R.E. Repair of the pediatric craniofacial skeleton with a calcium phosphate bone mineral substitute (Norian CRS): Analysis of biocompatibility, osteoconductivity, and remodeling capacity. Plast. Surg. Forum XXIII:130, 2000.
  12. Karmacharya, J., Ong, G., Hunenko, O., Sena-Esteves, M., Martin, B.G., Crombleholme, T.M., and Kirschner, R.E. Acellular human dermis as a carrier for sustained adenoviral-mediated gene transfer in impaired wound healing. Plast. Surg. Forum XXIII:359, 2000.
  13. Karmacharya, J., Ong, G., Hunenko, O., Losee, J.E., Martin, B.G., Crombleholme, T.M., and Kirschner, R.E. Synthetic hybrid grafts for craniofacial reconstruction: Sustained gene delivery using a calcium phosphate bone mineral substitute (Norian CRS). Plast. Surg. Forum XXIII:28, 2000.
Abstracts
  1. Jackson, O., McDonald-McGinn, D., Simbolon, C., Zackai, E., Asymmetric Crying Facies: Implications for the General Population. Presented at the7th Biennial International 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome Conference in Coventry, England, July 29, 2010.
  2. Jackson, O., Salinas, N., Bartlett, S.P., Anatomic dissection and modified Sihler’s stain of the lower branches of the facial nerve. Presented at the XI International Facial Nerve Symposium in Rome, Italy, April 26, 2009.
  3. Kaye, Cohen, Jackson, Solot, Kirschner, LaRossa, Long-Term Follow-Up of Borderline Competent Speech after Modified Furlow Palatoplasty. Presented at the 66th Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association in Phoenix, Arizona, April 24, 2009.
  4. Hammoudeh, Minugh-Purvis, Jackson, Randall, Low, Bartlett, Kirschner, LaRossa, Age at Palatoplasty, Not Vomer Flaps, Significantly Alters Mid-Facial Growth Potential in Children With Unilateral Cleft of the Lip and Palate. Presented at the 65th Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association in Philadelphia, PA, April 16, 2008.
  5. Jackson, O. and Low, D., Soft Triangle Crescent Excision – An Alternative Approach to Correction of Cleft Lip Nasal Deformity. Presented at the 64th Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association in Broomfield, CO, April 27, 2007.
  6. Elliott, R., Jackson, O., Chen, E., Minugh-Purvis, N., Mayro, R., Kirschner, R., Bartlett, S., Low, D., Randall, P., and LaRossa, D., Anthropometric Measurement of Mandibular Growth in Children with Pierre Robin Sequence. Presented at the 64th Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association in Broomfield, CO, April 27, 2007.
  7. Cabiling, D., Jackson, O., LaRossa, D., Kirschner, R., Comparison of Morbidity of Standard Superiorly–Based, Lined Posterior Pharyngeal Flaps with Wide/Subobstructing Posterior Pharyngeal Flaps. Presented at the Combined Meeting of the Ohio Valley and the Robert H. Ivy Society in Pittsburgh, PA, June 2, 2006.
  8. Jackson, O., Hammoudeh, Z., Kirschner, R., Solot, C., Cohen, M., Randall, P., LaRossa, D., The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Modification of the Furlow Double-Opposing Z-Palatoplasty:10 Year Speech Outcomes. Presented at the Combined Meeting of the Ohio Valley and the Robert H. Ivy Society in Pittsburgh, PA, June 2, 2006. Awarded 2nd Best Clinical Paper
  9. Cabiling, D., Jackson, O., Solot, C., Cohen, M., McDonald-McGinn, D., Zackai, E., Kirschner, R., Outcomes of Posterior Pharyngeal Flap Surgery for Treatment of VPI in 22Q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. Presented at the 63rd Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association in Vancouver, Canada, April 8, 2006.
  10. Cabiling, D., Jackson, O., LaRossa, D., Kirschner, R., Comparison of Morbidity of Standard Superiorly–Based, Lined Posterior Pharyngeal Flaps with Wide/Subobstructing Posterior Pharyngeal Flaps. Presented at the 63rd Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association in Vancouver, Canada, April 8, 2006.
  11. Jackson, O., Hammoudeh, Z., Kirschner, R., Solot, C., Cohen, M., Randall, P., LaRossa, D., The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Modification of the Furlow Double-Opposing Z-Palatoplasty:10 Year Speech Outcomes. Presented at the 63rd Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association in Vancouver, Canada, April 8, 2006.
  12. Jackson, O., Vega, S., Bossert, R., Sharma, A., Kanchwala, S., Downes, K., Cassileth, L., Solin, L., Bucky, L., and Serletti, J. Comparative Outcomes of Pedicled versus Free TRAM Flaps Following Post-Reconstruction Radiation Therapy: Is There a Difference? Presented at the
    Annual Meeting of the American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery in Tuscon, AZ, January 15, 2006. Awarded Best Breast Paper
  13. Stover, M., Chang, B., Jackson, O., Perrone, J. Vascular occlusion and digit necrosis after intra-arterial cocaine injection. Presented at the North American Congress of Clinical Toxicology Annual Meeting in Orlando, FL, September, 2005.
  14. Hunenko, O., Kirschner, R.E., Minugh-Purvis, N., Cohen, M., Solot, C., McDonald-McGinn, D., Randall, P., Zackai, E., LaRossa, D. Orofacial Manifestations of Stickler Syndrome: An Analysis of Speech Outcome and Facial Growth After Cleft Palate Repair. Presented at the 58th Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association in Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 26, 2001.
  15. Karmacharya, J., Ong, G., Hunenko, O., Losee, J.E., Gannon, F.H., Poser, R.D., Bartlett, S.P., and Kirschner, R.E. Repair of the Craniofacial Skeleton with a Calcium Phosphate Bone Mineral Substitute (Norian CRS): Effect of Skeletal Maturity on Long-Term Remodeling Capacity. Presented at the 46th Annual Meeting of the Robert H. Ivy Society in Baltimore, MD. March, 2001.
  16. Gordon, A.D., Karmacharya, J., Ong, G., Hunenko, O., Losee, J.E., Gannon, F.H., Bartlett, S.P., and Kirschner, R.E. Repair of the Immature Craniofacial Skeleton with Norian CRS: Quantitative Assessment of Craniofacial Growth. Presented at the 46th Annual Meeting of the Robert H. Ivy Society in Baltimore, MD. March, 2001.
  17. Kirschner, R.E., Karmacharya, J., Ong, G.T., Gordon, A.D., Hunenko, O., Losee, J.E., Gannon, F.H., and Bartlett, S.B. Repair of the Immature Craniofacial Skeleton with a Calcium Phosphate Cement (Norian CRS): Quantitative Assessment of Craniofacial Growth. Presented at the 46th Annual Meeting of the Plastic Surgery Research Council in Milwaukee, WI, June 11, 2001.
  18. Kirschner, R.E., Hunenko, O., Minugh-Purvis, N., Cohen, M.A., Solot, C.B., McDonald-McGinn, D.M., Randall, P., Zackai, E.H., and LaRossa, D. Orofacial Manifestations of Stickler Syndrome: An Analysis of Speech Outcome and Facial Growth After Cleft Palate Repair. Presented at the 9th International Congress on Cleft Palate and Related Craniofacial Anomalies in Gothenburg, Sweden, June 2001.
  19. Losee, J.E., Karmacharya, J., Ong, G., Gordon, A.D., Hunenko, O., Gannon, F.G., Bartlett, S.P., and Kirschner, R.E. Craniofacial Reconstruction with a New Calcium Phosphate Bone Mineral Substitute (Norian CRS®): Interaction with Bioresorbable Mesh. Presented at the 18th Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons in Philadelphia, PA, October 6, 2001.
  20. Karmacharya, J., Ong, G., Gordon, A.D., Hunenko, O., Losee, J.E., Gannon, F.G., Bartlett, S.P., and Kirschner, R.E. Repair of The Immature Craniofacial Skeleton with Norian CRS™: Quantitative Assessment of Craniofacial Growth. Presented at the 18th Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons in Philadelphia, PA, October 5, 2001.
  21. Karmacharya, J., Ong, G., Hunenko, O., Sena-Esteves, M., Martin, B.G., Crombleholme, T.M., and Kirschner, R.E. Acellular Human Dermis as a Carrier for Sustained Adenoviral-Mediated Gene Transfer in Impaired Wound Healing. Presented at the 69th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons in Los Angeles, CA, October 18, 2000
  22. Karmacharya, J., Losee, J.E., Gannon, F.H., Hunenko, O., Ong, G., Poser, R.D., Bartlett, S.P., and Kirschner, R.E. Repair of The Pediatric Craniofacial Skeleton With a Calcium Phosphate Bone Mineral Substitute (Norian CRS): Analysis of Biocompatibility, Osteoconductivity, and Remodeling Capacity. Presented at the 69th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons in Los Angeles, CA, October 16, 2000.
  23. Karmacharya, J., Ong, G., Hunenko, O., Losee, J.E., Martin, B.G., Crombleholme, T.M., and Kirschner, R.E. Synthetic Hybrid Grafts for Craniofacial Reconstruction: Sustained Gene Delivery Using a Calcium Phosphate Bone Mineral Substitute (Norian CRS). Presented at the 69th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons in Los Angeles, CA, October 15, 2000.
  24. Hunenko, O., Karmacharya, J, Ong, G., and Kirschner, R.E. Toward an Understanding of Non-Syndromic Craniosynostosis: Altered Patterns Of TGF-b Receptor-1, TGF-b Receptor-2, And FGF Receptor-2 Expression Induced By Intrauterine Head Constraint. Presented at the 69th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons in Los Angeles, CA, October 15, 2000.
  25. Hunenko, O., Karmacharya, J, Ong, G., and Kirschner, R.E. Toward an Understanding of Non-Syndromic Craniosynostosis: Altered Patterns Of TGF-b Receptor-1, TGF-b Receptor-2, And FGF Receptor-2 Expression Induced By Intrauterine Head Constraint. Presented at the 17th Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, September 15, 2000.
  26. Karmacharya, J., Ong, G., Hunenko, O., Losee, J.E., Martin, B.G., Crombleholme, T.M., and Kirschner, R.E. Synthetic Hybrid Grafts for Craniofacial Reconstruction: Sustained Gene Delivery Using a Calcium Phosphate Bone Mineral Substitute (Norian CRS). Presented at the 17th Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, September 15, 2000.
  27. Karmacharya, J., Ong, G., Hunenko, O., Sena-Esteves, M., Martin, B.G., Crombleholme, T.M., and Kirschner, R.E. Acellular Human Dermis as a Carrier for Sustained Adenoviral-Mediated Gene Transfer in Impaired Wound Healing. Presented at the 17th Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, September 15, 2000.
  28. Karmacharya, J., Ong, G., Hunenko, O., Sena-Esteves, M., Martin, B.G., Crombleholme, T.M., and Kirschner, R.E. Acellular Human Dermis as a Carrier for Sustained Adenoviral-Mediated Gene Transfer in Impaired Wound Healing. Presented at the Third Annual Meeting of the American Society of Gene Therapy in Denver, CO, June 1, 2000.
  29. Karmacharya, J., Ong, G., Hunenko, O., Losee, J.E., Martin, B.G., Crombleholme, T.M., and Kirschner, R.E. Synthetic Hybrid Grafts for Craniofacial Reconstruction: Sustained Gene Delivery Using a Calcium Phosphate Bone Mineral Substitute (Norian CRS). Presented at the 45th Annual Meeting of the Plastic Surgery Research Council in Seattle, WA, May 20, 2000.
  30. Karmacharya, J., Losee, J.E., Gannon, F.H., Hunenko, O., Ong, G., Poser, R.D., Bartlett, S.P., and Kirschner, R.E. Repair of The Pediatric Craniofacial Skeleton With a Calcium Phosphate Bone Mineral Substitute (Norian CRS): Analysis of Biocompatibility, Osteoconductivity, and Remodeling Capacity. Presented at the 45th Annual Meeting of the Plastic Surgery Research Council in Seattle, WA, May 19, 2000.
  31. Hunenko, O., Karmacharya, J, Ong, G., and Kirschner, R.E. Toward an Understanding of Non-Syndromic Craniosynostosis: Altered Patterns Of TGF-b Receptor-1, TGF-b Receptor-2, And FGF Receptor-2 Expression Induced By Intrauterine Head Constraint. Presented at the 45th Annual Meeting of the Plastic Surgery Research Council in Seattle, WA, May 19, 2000.
  32. Karmacharya, J., Gannon, F.H., Teixeira, C., MS, Mansfield, K., Losee, J., Hunenko, O., Shapiro, I.M., and Kirschner, R.E. Craniosynostosis Induced By Fetal Constraint Is Associated With Apoptosis And Premature Ossification Of The Cranial Base. Presented at the 57th Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association in Atlanta, GA, April 13, 2000.
  33. Karmacharya, J., Losee, J.E., Gannon, F.H., Hunenko, O., Ong, G., Poser, R.D., Bartlett, S.P., and Kirschner, R.E. Repair of The Pediatric Craniofacial Skeleton With a Calcium Phosphate Bone Mineral Substitute (Norian CRS): Analysis of Biocompatibility, Osteoconductivity, and Remodeling Capacity. Presented at the 46th Annual Meeting of the Robert H. Ivy Society in Philadelphia, PA, March 11, 2000.
  34. Ong, G., Karmacharya, J., Hunenko, O., Losee, J.E., Martin, B.G., Crombleholme, T.M., and Kirschner, R.E. Synthetic Hybrid Grafts for Craniofacial Reconstruction: Sustained Gene Delivery Using a Calcium Phosphate Bone Mineral Substitute (Norian CRS). Presented at the 46th Annual Meeting of the Robert H. Ivy Society in Philadelphia, PA, March 11, 2000.
  35. Karmacharya, J., Wang, J., Hunenko, O., Ong, G., Bucky, L., and Kirschner, R.E. Effect of Delay Technique on TRAM Flap Survival in Rats. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery in Miami, FL, Jan 5, 2000.
  36. Karmacharya, J., Hunenko, O., Martin, B.G., Crombleholme, T.M., and Kirschner, R.E. Use of Acellular Human Dermis as a Carrier Matrix for Adenoviral-Mediated Gene Transfer. Presented at the 7th Annual Meeting of the Intramural Human Gene Therapy Society in Absecon, NJ, October 1, 1999.
Book Chapters
  1. Jackson, O., Low, D., and LaRossa, D., Conjoined Twins, in Neligan (ed.), Plastic Surgery, 3rd Edition, vol 4, Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Elsevier (In Press).
    Derderian, C. and Jackson, O., Reconstruction of the Paralyzed Face, in Serletti and Wu (eds.), Current Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, McGraw Hill (In Press).
    Jackson, O., Kaye, A., and Bartlett, S., Pediatric Facial Trauma, in Goldberg, Lee, and Murr: (eds.), Head and Neck Trauma, Informa Healthcare USA, Inc (In Press).
  2. Jackson, O., and Randall, P., A Short History of Cleft Lip and Palate, in Kirschner, R. and Losee, J.(eds.), Comprehensive Cleft Care, McGraw Hill, 2009.

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