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Michael N. Mirzabeigi , M.D.
Integrated Plastic Surgery Resident

 
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Department of Surgery
4 Maloney
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Administrative Telephone: 215-662-6156

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Michael.Mirzabeigi@uphs.upenn.edu

 

Dr. Mirzabeigi is a first year integrated general/plastic surgery program resident.

 
Appointments
2012 - present Assistant Instructor in Surgery
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Education/Training
2003 - 2007  B.S., Chemistry - Villanova University
Villanova, Pennsylvania
 
2007 - 2012 M.D. Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
2010 - 2011 CHA Research Fellow
Division of Plastic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
 
Memberships/Societies
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Research
2010 - 2011    

CHA Research Fellow
Division of Plastic Surgery
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Publications
Original Peer-Reviewed Publications
  1. Fischer JP, Mirzabeigi MN, Sieber B, Nelson JA, Wu LC, Kovach SJ, Low DW, Kanchwala S, Serletti JM. Outcome Analysis of 244 consecutive flaps for complex groin wounds. Plast Reconstr Surg. (Accepted with revisions)
  2. Mirzabeigi MN, Wang T, Kovach SJ, Taylor JA, Serletti JM, Wu LC. Free flap take-back following delayed microvascular compromise: predicting salvage versus failure. Plast Reconstr Surg. In Press for September 2012. 
  3. Jandali S, Mirzabeigi MN, Fosnot J, Low DW. Thoracodorsal artery perforator flaps and muscle-sparing latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flaps for the treatment of axillary hidradenitis. Ann Plast Surg. In press.
  4. Mirzabeigi MN, Smartt JM, Fosnot J, Nelson JA, Serletti JM, Wu LC. An assessment of the risks and benefits of immediate autologous breast reconstruction in patients undergoing post-mastectomy radiation therapy. Ann Plast Surg. In press.
  5. Fischer J, Mirzabeigi MN, Nelson JA, Serletti JM, Kanchwala S. The Physiology of Free Flap Breast Reconstruction: Incidence of Post-operative Tachycardia and Its Management. Ann Plast Surg. 2012 [Epub ahead of print].
  6. Fischer JP, Nelson JA, Mirzabeigi MN, Foley PJ, Wu LC, Kovach SJ, Serletti JM, Woo EY, Kanchwala S. Prophylactic muscle flaps in vascular surgery. J Vasc Surg. 2012 [Epub ahead of print]. 
  7. Sbitany H. Mirzabeigi MN, Wu LC, Kovach SJ, Serletti JM. Strategies for recognizing and managing intra-operative venous congestion in abdominally-based autologous breast reconstruction.  Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012;129:809-815. 
  8. Mirzabeigi MN, Lee M, Smartt JM, Sonnad SS, Jandali S, Serletti JM. Extended trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (TMP/SMX) prophylaxis for implant reconstruction in the previously irradiated chest wall.  Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012;129:37e-45e. 
  9. Mirzabeigi MN, Mericli AF, Ortlip T, Tuma, GA, Copit SE, Fox JW 4th, Moore JH Jr. Evaluating the role of postoperative prophlylactic antibiotics in primary and secondary breast augmentation – a retrospective review. Aesthet Surg J. 2012;32:61-68.
  10. Mirzabeigi MN, Moore JH, Mericli, AF, Bucciarelli P, Jandali S, Valerio, IL. Stofman, GM. Current trends in vaginal labioplasty: A survey of plastic surgeons.  Ann Plast Surg. 2012;68:125-134.
  11. Mirzabeigi MN, Au A, Jandali S, Natoli N, Sbitany H, Serletti JM. Trials and tribulations with the inferior gluteal artery perforator (IGAP) flap for autologous breast reconstruction.  Plast Reconstr Surg.2011;128:614e-624e.
  12. Mirzabeigi MN, Jandali S, Mettel RK, Alter GJ. The nomenclature of ‘vaginal rejuvenation’ and elective vulvovaginal plastic surgery.  Aesthet Surg J. 2011;31:723-724.
  13. Mirzabeigi MN, Valerio IL, Sbitany H, Stofman GM. A novel minimally invasive technique for components separation.  Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011;128:99e-101e.  
  14. Mirzabeigi MN, Sbitany H, Jandali S, Serletti JM. The role of postoperative prophylactic antibiotics in reducing biofilm-related capsular contracture in augmentation mammaplasty. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011;128:34e-35e.
  15. Sailes FC, Walls J, Guelig D, Mirzabeigi M, Long WD, Crawford A, Moore JH, Copit SE, Tuma GA, Fox J.  Ventral hernia repairs: 10-year single-institution review at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.  J Am Coll Surg. 2011;212:119-123.
  16. Mericli AF, Mirzabeigi MN, Moore JH Jr., Copit SE, Fox JW, Tuma GA. Reconstruction of complex posterior cervical spine wounds using the paraspinous muscle flap. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011;128:148-153.
  17. Mirzabeigi MN, Moore JH Jr, Tuma GA. The use of Permacol® for chest wall reconstruction in a case of desmoid tumour resection.  J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2011;64:406-408.
  18. Sailes FC, Walls J, Guelig, D, Mirzabeigi M, Long WD, Crawford A, Moore JH, Copit S, Tuma G, Fox JA. Synthetic and biologic mesh in component separation: A 10-year single institution review.  Ann Plast Surg.  2010;64:696-698.
  19. Lagalante AF, Montgomery ME, Calvosa F, Mirzabeigi, MN. Characterization of Terpenoid Volatiles from Cultivars of Eastern Hemlock (Tsuga canadensis) J Agric Food Chem. 2007;55:10850-10856.
Abstract Publications
  1. Mirzabeigi MN, Jandali S, Fischer J, McGrath J, Kovach S, Wu LC, Low DW, Serletti JM, Kanchwala S. Optimizing flap choice in the complex groin wound: A review of 175 consecutive cases. Abstracts of the annual meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. September 23-27, 2011. Denver, CO, USA. Plast Reconstr Surg.2011; 128:35-36.
  2. Smartt JM, Mirzabeigi MN Nelson JA, Fosnot J, Wu LC, Serletti JM.  Does post-operative radiation increase complications or the need for revision surgery in patients undergoing immediate free flap breast reconstruction? Part II – Bilateral Reconstructions. Abstracts of the annual meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. September 23-27, 2011. Denver, CO, USA. Plast Reconstr Surg.2011; 128:6.
  3. Newman A, Derderian C, Mirzabeigi MN, Minugh-Purvis N, Elliot R, Jackson O, Bartlett SP, Taylor JA. An anthropometric assessment of mandibular growth in Pierre Robin Sequence. Abstracts of the annual meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. September 23-27, 2011. Denver, CO, USA. Plast Reconstr Surg.2011; 128:21.
  4. Mirzabeigi MN, Lee M, Smartt JM, Sonnad SS, Jandali S, Serletti JM. Extended postoperative antibiotic prophylaxis to prevent late implant infections in the irradiated chest wall.  Abstracts of the Plastic Surgery Research Council 56th Annual Meeting.  April 28-30, 2011.  Louisville, KY, USA. Plast Reconstr Surg.127(5S):58, 2011.
  5. Mirzabeigi, MN. Valerio, IL. Stofman, GM. A novel minimally invasive technique for component separation.  Abstracts of the Plastic Surgery Research Council 55th Annual Meeting.  May 22-26, 2010.  San Francisco, CA, USA. Plast Reconstr Surg. 125(65):123, 2010.
Book Chapters
  1. Mirzabeigi MN, Wu LC. Reduction Mammaplasty.  In: Serletti JM, Losee J, eds. Current Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, Vol. 1, 1st. Philadelphia: McGraw-Hill; date:pages TBD.
Podium Presentations
  1. Mirzabeigi MN, Wang T, Kovach SJ, Taylor JA, Serletti JM, Wu LC. Free flap take-back following delayed microvascular compromise: predicting salvage versus failure. 91st annual meeting of the American Association of Plastic Surgeons. San Francisco, CA.  4/2012.
  2. Fischer JP, Mirzabeigi MN Nelson JA, Woo EY, Kovach SJ, Wu LC, Serletti JM, Kanchwala S. An evidence-based approach to complex groin wounds: Optimizing flap selection in salvage and prophylactic muscle flaps. 91st annual meeting of the American Association of Plastic Surgeons. San Francisco, CA.  4/2012. 
  3. Mirzabeigi MN, Wang T, Kovach SJ, Taylor JA, Serletti JM, Wu LC. Free flap take-back following delayed microvascular compromise: predicting salvage versus failure. 58th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Robert H. Ivy Society of Plastic Surgeons, Philadelphia, PA, 3/2012. 1st place for best clinical paper
  4.  Fischer JP, Nelson JA, Mirzabeigi MN, Serletti JM, Kanchwala S. Prophylactic muscle flaps in vascular surgery: A novel scoring system to optimize outcomes. 58th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Robert H. Ivy Society of Plastic Surgeons, Philadelphia, PA, 3/2012. 
  5. Bastidas N, Newman A, Derderian C, Mirzabeigi MN, Minugh-Purvis N, Elliot R, Jackson O, Bartlett SP, Taylor JA. An anthropometric assessment of mandibular growth in Pierre Robin Sequence: Comparison of treatment modalities. 69th annual meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association, San Jose, CA. 4/2012.
  6. Fischer JP, Nelson JA, Mirzabeigi MN, Foley PJ, Wu LC, Kovach SJ, Serletti JM, Woo EY, Kanchwala S. Prophylactic muscle flaps (PMFs) in high-risk vascular surgery patients.  Philadelphia Academy of Surgery, Philadelphia, PA. 2/2012. Won 1st place for best paper
  7. Fischer JP, Nelson JA, Mirzabeigi MN, Serletti JM, Kanchwala S. Prophylactic muscle flaps in vascular surgery: A novel scoring system to optimize outcomes. Annual meeting of the American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery. Las Vegas, NV. 1/2012.   
  8. Mirzabeigi MN, Au A, Jandali S, Natoli N, Sbitany H, Serletti JM. Trials and tribulations with the inferior gluteal artery perforator (IGAP) flap for autologous breast reconstruction. Annual meeting of the American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery. Las Vegas, NV. 1/2012. 
  9. Mirzabeigi MN, Smartt J, Fosnot J, Nelson J, Serletti JM, Wu LC. The effect of postoperative radiation in assessing the risks and benefits of immediate bilateral free flap breast reconstruction. Annual meeting of the American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery. Las Vegas, NV. 1/2012.  
  10. Mirzabeigi MN, Wang T, Kovach SJ, Taylor JA, Serletti JM, Wu LC. Free flap take-back following delayed microvascular compromise: predicting salvage versus failure. 28th annual meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Amelia Island, FL. 10/2011.
  11. Mirzabeigi MN, Jandali S, Fischer J, McGrath J, Kovach S, Wu LC, Low DW, Serletti JM, Kanchwala S. Optimizing flap choice in the complex groin wound: A review of 175 consecutive cases. 28th annual meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Amelia Island, FL. 10/2011. 
  12. Fischer JP, Nelson JA, Mirzabeigi MN, Foley PJ, Wu LC, Kovach SJ, Serletti JM, Woo EY, Kanchwala S. Prophylactic Groin Flaps in Vascular Surgery: A Cohort Study Evaluating Efficacy, Benefit, and Safety. 28th annual meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Amelia Island, FL. 10/2011. 1st place for best clinical paper (resident competition)
  13. Newman A, Derderian C, Mirzabeigi MN, Minugh-Purvis N, Elliot R, Jackson O, Bartlett SP, Taylor JA. An anthropometric assessment of mandibular growth in Pierre Robin Sequence. 28th annual meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Amelia Island, FL. 10/2011. 
  14. Fischer JP, Mirzabeigi MN, Nelson JA, Serletti JM, Kanchwala S. The physiology of free flap breast reconstruction: incidence and management of post-operative tachycardia. 28th annual meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Amelia Island, FL. 10/2011.
  15. Fosnot J, Jandali S, Mirzabeigi MN, Low DW. Thoracodorsal artery perforator flaps and muscle-sparing latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flaps for the treatment of axillary hidradenitis. 28th annual meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Amelia Island, FL. 10/2011. 
  16. Mirzabeigi MN, Jandali S, Fischer J, McGrath J, Kovach S, Wu LC, Low DW, Serletti JM, Kanchwala S. Optimizing flap choice in the complex groin wound: A review of 175 consecutive cases. Annual meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Denver, CO. 9/2011.
  17. Newman A, Derderian C, Mirzabeigi MN, Minugh-Purvis N, Elliot R, Jackson O, Bartlett SP, Taylor JA. An anthropometric assessment of mandibular growth in Pierre Robin Sequence. Annual meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Denver, CO. 9/2011. 
  18. Smartt JM, Mirzabeigi MN Nelson JA, Fosnot J, Wu LC, Serletti JM.  Does post-operative radiation increase complications or the need for revision surgery in patients undergoing immediate free flap breast reconstruction? Part II – Bilateral Reconstructions. Annual meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Denver, CO. 9/2011.
  19. Mirzabeigi MN, Au A, Jandali S, Natoli N, Sbitany H, Serletti JM. Trials and tribulations with the inferior gluteal artery perforator (IGAP) flap for autologous breast reconstruction.  World Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Helsinki, Finland. 7/2011 
  20. Fischer JP, Mirzabeigi MN, Nelson JA, Serletti JM, Kanchwala S. The physiology of free flap breast reconstruction: incidence and management of post-operative tachycardia. World Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Helsinki, Finland. 7/2011
  21. Mirzabeigi MN, Smartt J, Fosnot J, Nelson J, Wu L, Serletti JM. The effect of postoperative radiation in assessing the risks and benefits of immediate bilateral free flap breast reconstruction.  World Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Helsinki, Finland. 7/2011 
  22. Sbitany H. Mirzabeigi MN, Wu LC, Kovach SJ, Serletti JM. Strategies for recognizing and managing superficial venous system dominance in the congested tram/diep flap.  World Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Helsinki, Finland. 7/2011
  23. Cabiling D, Mirzabeigi MN, Kanchwala S. Minimal Incision Rectus Femoris Flap for the Management of Complex Groin Wounds. Conjoined Meeting of the Ohio Valley Society of Plastic Surgeons, The Robert H. Ivy Society of Plastic Surgeons and The Maryland Society of Plastic Surgeons, White Sulphur Springs, WV. 6/2011 
  24. Smartt JM, Nelson JA, Mirzabeigi MN, Fosnot J, Wu LC, Serletti JM.  Does post-operative radiation increase complications or the need for revision surgery in patients undergoing immediate free flap breast reconstruction? Conjoined Meeting of the Ohio Valley Society of Plastic Surgeons, The Robert H. Ivy Society of Plastic Surgeons and The Maryland Society of Plastic Surgeons, White Sulphur Springs, WV. 6/2011 
  25. Mirzabeigi MN, Au A, Jandali S, Natoli N, Sbitany H, Serletti JM. Trials and tribulations with the inferior gluteal artery perforator (IGAP) flap for autologous breast reconstruction.  Conjoined Meeting of the Ohio Valley Society of Plastic Surgeons, The Robert H. Ivy Society of Plastic Surgeons and The Maryland Society of Plastic Surgeons, White Sulphur Springs, WV. 6/2011  
  26. Mirzabeigi MN, Jandali S, Fischer J, McGrath J, Kovach S, Wu LC, Low DW, Serletti JM, Kanchwala S. Optimizing flap choice in the complex groin wound: A review of 150 consecutive cases. Conjoined Meeting of the Ohio Valley Society of Plastic Surgeons, The Robert H. Ivy Society of Plastic Surgeons and The Maryland Society of Plastic Surgeons, White Sulphur Springs, WV. 6/2011. Won 2nd place for best clinical paper
  27. Mirzabeigi MN, Jandali S, Kovach S, Low DW, Serletti JM, Kanchwala S. The plastic surgeon’s role in managing ventricular assist device (VAD) complications: a single institution experience of 397 VADs. Conjoined Meeting of the Ohio Valley Society of Plastic Surgeons, The Robert H. Ivy Society of Plastic Surgeons and The Maryland Society of Plastic Surgeons, White Sulphur Springs, WV. 6/2011.  
  28. Newman A, Derderian C, Mirzabeigi MN, Minugh-Purvis N, Elliot R, Jackson O, Bartlett SP, Taylor JA. An anthropometric assessment of mandibular growth in Pierre Robin Sequence. Conjoined Meeting of the Ohio Valley Society of Plastic Surgeons, The Robert H. Ivy Society of Plastic Surgeons and The Maryland Society of Plastic Surgeons, White Sulphur Springs, WV. 6/2011.
  29. Mirzabeigi MN, Smartt J, Fosnot J, Nelson J, Wu L, Serletti JM. The effect of postoperative radiation in assessing the risks and benefits of immediate bilateral free flap breast reconstruction. 22nd annual meeting of the European Association of Plastic Surgeons, Mykonos, Greece 6/2011.
  30. Mirzabeigi MN, Lee M, Smartt JM, Sonnad SS, Jandali S, Serletti JM. Extended postoperative antibiotic prophylaxis to prevent late implant infections in the irradiated chest wall.  Plastic Surgery Research Council 56th Annual Meeting. 4/2011.  Louisville, KY USA. 
  31. Mirzabeigi MN, Lee M, Smartt JM, Sonnad SS, Jandali S, Serletti JM. Extended postoperative antibiotic prophylaxis to prevent breast implant infections in the irradiated chest wall.  90th annual meeting of the American Association of Plastic Surgeons. Boca Raton, FL.  4/2011.
  32. Sbitany H, Mirzabeigi MN, Wu LC, Kovach SJ, Serletti JM. Strategies for recognizing and managing superficial venous system dominance in the congested tram/diep flap.  90th annual meeting of the American Association of Plastic Surgeons. Boca Raton, FL.  4/2011.
  33. Mirzabeigi MN, Moore JH, Mericli AF, Bucciarelli P, Valerio IL, Stofman GM. Current trends in vaginal labioplasty: A survey of plastic surgeons. 27th annual meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Washington, DC. 10/2010.
  34. Mirzabeigi MN, Moore JH, Mericli AF, Bucciarelli P, Valerio IL, Stofman GM. Current trends in vaginal labioplasty: A survey of plastic surgeons. 21st annual meeting of the European Association of Plastic Surgeons, Manchester, United Kingdon 5/2010.
  35. Mirzabeigi MN, Valerio IL, Stofman GM. A novel minimally invasive technique for component separation. 55th Annual Meeting of the Plastic Surgery Research Council, San Francisco, CA 5/2010.
  36. Mirzabeigi MN, Abdollahi H,  Ortlip T, Wong E, Tuma GA, Copit SE, Fox JW, Moore JH Jr.The Efficacy of Prophylactic Post-Operative Antibiotics in Primary and Secondary Cosmetic Breast Augmentation. 2010 Annual Meeting of The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Washington, DC. 4/2010.
  37. Mirzabeigi MN, Valerio IL, Stofman GM. A novel minimally invasive technique for component separation. 2nd Annual Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Student Research Symposium, Philadelphia, PA 12/2009. Won 1st place for best paper at Jefferson Medical College
  38. Sailes FC, Walls J, Guelig D, Mirzabeigi MN, Crawford A, Fox J, Copit S, Tuma G, Moore JH.  Ventral hernia repairs: Myofascial flaps at TJUH, ten year review.  95th Annual American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, Chicago, IL, 10/2009. 
  39. Mirzabeigi MN, Valerio IL, Stofman GM. A novel minimally invasive technique for component separation.  26th Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Charleston, SC. 9/2009.
  40. Sailes FC, Walls J, Guelig D, Mirzabeigi MN, Crawford A, Fox J, Copit S, Tuma G, Moore JH.  Synthetic and biologic mesh in component separation: A 10-year single institution review. 26th Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Charleston, SC. 9/2009.
  41. Mirzabeigi M, Abdollahi H, Harris LJ, Tuma G, Copit S, Fox J, Moore JH. The efficacy of prophylactic post-operative antibiotics in cosmetic breast augmentation procedures. 26th Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Charleston, SC. 9/2009.
  42. Valerio IL, Mirzabeigi MN, Stofman GM. A novel minimally invasive technique for component separation. 6th Annual University of Pittsburgh Plastic Surgery Research Day, Pittsburgh, PA, 6/2009.
  43. Mirzabeigi M, Abdollahi H, Harris LJ, Tuma G, Copit S, Fox J, Moore JH. The efficacy of prophylactic post-operative antibiotics in cosmetic breast augmentation procedures.  55th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Robert H. Ivy Society of Plastic Surgeons, Pittsburgh, PA, 4/2009. 
Poster Presentations
  1. Mirzabeigi MN, Jandali S, Kovach S, Low DW, Serletti JM, Kanchwala S. The plastic surgeon’s role in managing ventricular assist device (VAD) complications: a single institution experience of 397 VADs. 28th annual meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Amelia Island, FL. 10/2011.
  2. Cabiling D, Mirzabeigi MN, Kanchwala S. Minimal Incision Rectus Femoris Flap for the Management of Complex Groin Wounds. 28th annual meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Amelia Island, FL. 10/2011. 
  3. Newman A. Mirzabeigi MN, Fischer J, Jandali S, Wu LC, Kovach SJ, Levin LS. Techniques and strategies for revision of lower extremity reconstruction. World Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, Helsinki, Finland. 7/2011.
  4. Jandali S, Mirzabeigi MN, Fosnot J, Low DW. Thoracodorsal artery perforator flaps and muscle-sparing latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flaps for the treatment of axillary hidradenitis. Conjoined Meeting of the Ohio Valley Society of Plastic Surgeons, The Robert H. Ivy Society of Plastic Surgeons and The Maryland Society of Plastic Surgeons, White Sulphur Springs, WV. 6/2011.

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