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About Dr. Patrick Schaner, board-certified Plastic Surgeon:

EDUCATION:

2006-2009 UTHSCSA, Plastic Surgery Residency, San Antonio, TX
2005-2006 Christine M. Kleinert Institute, Hand Surgery Fellowship, Louisville, KY
1998-2005 Thomas Jefferson University, General Surgery Residency, Phila., PA
1994-1998 Jefferson Medical College, Doctor of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
1991-1994 The University of Pennsylvania, Post-Baccalaureate Program, Phila., PA
1987-1991 The University of Pennsylvania, Bachelor of Arts in Biology, Phila., PA
1984-1987 The Mercersburg Academy, Mercersburg, PA

 

HONORS / AWARDS:

2009 Clinical Award, Second Place Paper -Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons 2009

Excellence in Teaching – Awarded by the Jefferson Medical Students 2004,2005

First Place Resident/Fellow Competition-Delaware Valley Vascular Society 2003

Aesthetic Surgery Education and Research Foundation – 2003 Grant Award

“Adipose tissue-engineering on an angiogenic acellular matrix”

Resident Research Award Winner – Thomas Jefferson University 2003

Best Poster - Philadelphia Academy of Surgery Resident Competition 2003

Basic Science Research Award – Delaware Valley Vascular Society 2002

Plastic Surgery Education Foundation – 2002 Basic Research Grant Award

“Decellularized vein: a biologic scaffold for tissue-engineering

Honorable Mention Excellence in Teaching

You’re On The Right Track Service Award DuPont Hospital for Children

Order of Omega National Academic Honor Society

ThreeYear Varsity Letter Winner – Swimming, University of Pennsylvania

National Young Leaders Conference Delegate

Swimming Team Captain – 1987 Prep School National Champions

 

EXPERIENCE:

2001-2003 Research Fellow, Thomas Jefferson University Vascular Tissue Engineering Laboratory, Philadelphia, PA
1990-1996 Trading Assistant, O’Connor & Associates/Swiss Bank Corporation, Philadelphia, PA
1995 Creator “RAD Anatomy” – a computer based anatomy tutorial
1993-1994 Research Coordinator, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Department of Pediatric Orthopedics
1991-1993 Research Associate, PENN Sports Medicine Center
1989-1990 Research Assistant, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Department of Anesthesia

 

PUBLICATIONS / PRESENTATIONS:

Original Papers

 

Rosato FE Jr, Schaner PJ, Chojnacki K, Rosato EL. Breast necrosis following cardiac bypass surgery. Breast Journal, 2006;12(5):485-7.

Schaner PJ, Martin ND, Tulenko TN, Shapiro IM, Tarola NA, Leichter RF, Carabasi RA, DiMuzio PJ. Decellularized vein as a potential scaffold for vascular tissue engineering. Journal of Vascular Surgery, 2004; 40: 146-153.

Martin ND,  Schaner PJ, Tulenko TN, Shapiro IM, DiMatteo CA, Williams TK, Hager ES,  DiMuzio PJ. In vivo behavior of decellularized vein allograft. Journal of Surgical Research, 2005;vol. 129 (1) 17-23.

Schaner PJ, Fallestad BE, DiMuzio PJ. Vascular conduits for coronary reconstructions. Journal of the PA Association for Thoracic Surgery. (In Review)

Cowan SW, Gabbeta J,  Rodriguez E, Schaner PJ, Mannion JD. Vessel wall fibroblasts: prime suspects in the response of vein grafts to injury. Journal of the PA Association for Thoracic Surgery. (In Review)

Gold DL, Schaner PJ, Sapega AA. The posteromedial portal in knee arthroscopy: an analysis of diagnostic and surgical utility. Journal of Arthroscopic & Related Surgery, 1995; 11(2): 139-145.

Published Abstracts

Martin ND, Schaner PJ, Tulenko TN, Shapiro IM, Tarola NA, Leichter RF,  Carabasi RA, DiMuzio PJ. Endothelial cell seeding decellularized vein transplants: A novel arterial bypass conduit. Journal of Surgical Research, 2004:121;303. 

 

Martin ND, Schaner PJ, Tulenko TN, Shapiro IM, DiMatteo C, DiMuzio PJ. Decellularized vein allograft as an arterial bypass in a canine model. Journal of Vascular Medicine, June 2004; vol.9: 147-65. 

 

Martin ND, Schaner PJ, Tulenko TN, Shapiro IM, Jenoff J, Carabasi RA, Leichter RF, Lombardi J, DiMatteo C, DiMuzio PJ. Tissue-engineering a small-diameter bypass graft: endothelial cell seeding of acellular venous allograft. Journal of Vascular Medicine, June 2004; vol.9: 147-65.

Schaner PJ, Rosato, Jr FE, Tarola NA, Eisenberg J, Abdul-Misih S, Tamburrino J, Popowich DA, Torina PJ, DiMuzio PJ. Acellular scaffolding for vascular tissue-engineering in a canine model. Journal of Surgical Research 2003; 114(2): 297.

Schaner PJ, Popowich DA, Fox IV J, Moore Jr JH, Copit SE, DiMuzio PJ. Decellularized venous allografts: an immunogenic question. Journal of Surgical Research 2002; 107(2): 303.

Cowan SW, Profetta BC, Rodriguez E, Amaral AJ, Roach G, Gabbeta J, Schaner PJ, Mannion JD. “On-pump surgery increases oxidative stress and matrix metalloproteinase activity in saphenous vein grafts. Owen J Wangenstein Surgical Forum of the 88th Clinical Congress 2002, Vol III.

Schaner PJ, Leichter RF, Carabasi RA, Kahn MB, DiMuzio PJ. Decellularized human vein – a biological scaffold for tissue engineering vessels. FASEB 2002; 16(4) A605.

 

Meeting Presentations / Posters

Schaner PJ, Levine RA, Wang H. Hairline lowering with endotine anchors for foreheadplasty. Annual Meeting of the Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons, Grapevine, TX September 2009. (Awarded second place) 

Martin ND, Schaner PJ, Tulenko TN, Shapiro IM, Tarola NA, Leichter RF, Carabasi RA, DiMuzio PJ. Endothelial cell-seeding decellularized vein transplants: A novel arterial bypass conduit. The 38th Annual Meeting of the Association of Academic Surgery, Houston, TX November 2004.

Martin ND, Schaner PJ, Tulenko TN, Shapiro IM, DiMatteo C, DiMuzio PJ. Decellularized vein allograft as an arterial bypass conduit in a canine model. The Society for Vascular Medicine and Biology Annual Meeting, Anaheim, CA, June 2004. (poster)

Martin ND, Schaner PJ, Tulenko TN, Shapiro IM, Jenoff J, Carabasi RA, Leichter RF, Lombardi J, DiMatteo C, DiMuzio PJ. Tissue-engineering a small-diameter bypass graft: endothelial cell seeding of acellular venous allograft. The Society for Vascular Medicine and Biology Annual Meeting, Anaheim, CA, June 2004. (poster)

Schaner PJ, Moore JH, Fox IV JW, Copit SE, DiMuzio PJ. Adipose tissue-engineering on an angiogenic acellular matrix. American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery/ASERF Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, April 16-21, 2004.

Schaner PJ, Rosato, Jr FE, Tarola NA, Eisenberg J, Abdul-Misih S, Tamburrino J, PopowichDA, Torina PJ, DiMuzio PJ. Acellular scaffolding for vascular tissue-engineering in a canine model. 37th Annual Meeting of the Association for Academic Surgery, Sacramento, CA, November 13-15, 2003.

Martin ND, Schaner PJ, Tulenko TN, Shapiro IM, DiMatteo C, DiMuzio PJ. Decellularized vein as an arterial bypass conduit. Annual Joint Meeting of the New York Surgical Society and the Philadelphia Academy of Surgery, Philadelphia, PA, April 2004.

Schaner PJ, Rosato, Jr FE, Tarola NA, Eisenberg J, Abdul-Misih S, Tamburrino J, DiMuzio PJ. Vascular tissue engineering in a canine model. 25th Annual Meeting of the Delaware Valley Vascular Society, Philadelphia, PA, October 9, 2003. (Awarded first prize)

Schaner PJ, Rosato, Jr FE, Tarola NA, Eisenberg J, Abdul-Misih S, Tamburrino J, Fox IV JW, Moore Jr JH, Copit SE, DiMuzio PJ. Acellular scaffolding for vascular tissue engineering. Thomas Jefferson University Resident Research Day Competition, Philadelphia, PA, June 12, 2003. (Awarded first prize)

Schaner PJ, Follestad BE, Torina PJ, Popowich DA, Abdul-Misih S, Moore,  Jr JH,  Fox IV JW, Copit SE, DiMuzio PJ. Developing a rodent model for vascular and soft-tissue engineering. Robert H Ivy Society of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeons 49th Annual Meeting, Harrisburg, PA, May 3, 2003.

Schaner PJ, Stein DE, Copit SE, Goldstein SD, Isenberg GA, Rosato EL, Moore JH, Fox JW. The gluteus maximus myofascial advancement flap: a novel approach to complicated recurrent pilonidal disease. Philadelphia Academy of Surgery Meeting, February 2, 2003. (Awarded best poster)

Schaner PJ, Stein DE, Copit SE, Goldstein SD, Isenberg GA, Rosato EL, Moore JH, Fox JW. The gluteus maximus myofascial advancement flap: a novel approach to complicated recurrent pilonidal disease. Robert H Ivy Society of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeons 49th Annual Meeting, Harrisburg, PA, May 3, 2003.

Schaner PJ, Popowich DA, Leichter RF, Carabasi RA, Kahn MB, Cowan SW, DiMuzio PJ. Decellularized human vein – an allographic bioscaffold for tissue-engineered vascular conduits. Thomas Jefferson University Resident Research Day, Philadelphia, PA, May 30, 2002.

Schaner PJ, Popowich DA, Fox IV J, Moore, Jr JH, Copit SE, DiMuzio PJ. Decellularized venous allografts: an immunogenic question. Association for Academic Surgery Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, November 7-9, 2002.

Schaner PJ, Popowich DA, DiMuzio PJ. Acellular venous allografts – a bioengineered alternative conduit for cardiac and peripheral revascularization. Pennsylvania Thoracic society Annual Meeting, Miami, FL, October 17-20, 2002.

Cowan SW, Profetta BC, Rodriguez E, Amaral AJ, Roach G, Gabbeta J, Schaner P, Mannion JD. “On-pump” surgery increases oxidative stress and matrix metalloproteinase activity in saphenous vein grafts. 88th Annual Clinical Congress of the American College of Surgeons Surgical Forum, San Francisco, CA, October 6-10, 2002.

Schaner PJ, Abdul-Misih SR, Moore JH, Copit SE, Fox IV JW, DiMuzio PJ. Tissue-engineered vascular grafts: immunogenicity of decellularized human vein (DHV) matrix. Delaware Valley Vascular Society Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, September 19, 2002. (Awarded first prize, basic research)

Schaner PJ, Leichter RF, Carabasi RA, Kahn MB, DiMuzio PJ. DHV matrix: an acellular bioscaffold for tissue engineering vascular conduit. Society for Biomaterials 28th Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL, April 24-27, 2002. (poster)

Schaner PJ, Leichter RF, Carabasi RA, Kahn MB, DiMuzio PJ. Decellularized human vein – a bioscaffold for tissue engineered vessels. FASEB Experimental Biology Meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 22, 2002. (poster)

Glasgow SG, Gold DL, Polomano R, Schaner PJ, Glasgow M, Torg JS. General vs epidural anesthesia for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: the impact of patient choice. American Society for Sports Medicine 18th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, July 1992.

Abraham J, Polomano R, Kahn M, Tangoren A, Schaner PJ. House staff attitudes towards cancer patients with pain: the impact of outpatient training. American Society for Clinical Oncologists Annual Meeting, May 18 1992. (poster)

Scientific Exhibits

Sapega AA, Gold DL, Tolin BS, Schaner PJ, Torg JS. The posteromedial portal in knee arthroscopy; an analysis of visual fields and diagnostic utility. Am Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, February 1993.

 

Lectures / Invited Speaker

Schaner PJ “Contouring Options After Massive Weightloss” Northeast Baptist Hospital Barriatric Center, San Antonio , TX, January 21, 2010

Schaner PJ “Syndactyly, Polydactyly & Other Congenital Hand Anomalies” Baptist Health System Continuing Medical Education, Pediatric Department, November 18, 2009

Schaner PJ. “Local Anesthetics”, UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX, Nov 29, 2007

Schaner PJ. “Scalp Trauma & Reconstruction:, UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX,

November 15, 2007

Schaner PJ “Nasal Anatomy & Reconstruction”, UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX,

October 25, 2007

Schaner PJ “Flexor tendon repair”, UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX August 30,2007

Schaner PJ. “Congenital Hand Anomalies”, UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX,

August 16, 2007

Schaner PJ. “NOE fractures”, UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX, July 26, 2007.

Schaner PJ. “Nerve compression”, UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX, April 12, 2007

Schaner PJ. “Otoplasty”, UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX, March 8, 2007

Schaner PJ. “Reduction mammaplasty”, UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX,

December 14, 2007

Schaner PJ. “Liposuction”, UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX, November 16, 2006.

Schaner PJ. “Wound healing and inflammation”, UTHSCSA, August 17, 2006.

Schaner PJ. “Syndactyly”, Christine M Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery, Louisville, KY, May 22, 2006.

Schaner PJ. “Peripheral nerve injuries”, Christine M Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery, Louisville, KY, March 23, 2006.

Schaner PJ. “The pathophysiology of Dupuytren’s disease”, Christine M Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery, Louisville, KY, November 16, 2005.

Schaner PJ. “Fractures of the carpal bones”, Christine M Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery, Louisville, KY, September 30, 2005.

Organ, Jr CH, Chen H, Schaner PJ, “Mentoring: an academic duty” Panel discussant 37th Annual Meeting of the Association for Academic Surgery Education Workshop, Sacramento, CA, November 13, 2003.

Schaner PJ. “Acellular scaffolding for vascular and soft-tissue engineering”, Thomas Jefferson University Surgical Research Conference, May 28, 2003.

Schaner PJ. “Tour and introduction of vascular interventions”, Aventis Pharmaceuticals Preceptorship Program, Philadelphia, PA, March 5, 2003.

Schaner PJ. “A tissue engineering approach to vascular conduit”, IMPRA Philadelphia Vascular Fellows Symposium, Philadelphia, PA, February 13, 2002.

Book Chapters

Schaner PJ. “166: Remember when reviewing Doppler ultrasound results that the superficial femoral vein is a component of the deep venous system.” Avoiding Common Surgical Errors, Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA 2006.

Alternative Media

RAD Anatomy, a computer based anatomy tutorial

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEMBERSHIP:

Candidate for Membership in the American Society of Plastic Surgeons

Bexar County Medical Society - Member

 

COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP

  • Association for Academic Surgery – Education Committee Member 2003
  • Jefferson Graduate Medical Education Committee Member 2001-2005

 

ADDITIONAL TRAINING / COURSES/MEETINGS

ASPS Oral & Written Board Prep Course, September 9-12, 2009, Schaumburg, IL

ASPS Annual meeting, Chicago, IL, October 31-November 5, 2008

TSPS Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, September 28-39, 2008

Duke Fresh Cadaver Flap Dissection Course, Durham, NC  August 15-17, 2008

AO Principles of Operative Treatment of Craniomaxillofacial Trauma and

Reconstruction, San Antonio, TX January 5-6, 2008

Cyanosure Laser Systems Comprehensive Workshop, SA, TX, May 19,2007

Endoscopic treatment of craniosynostosis, San Antonio, TX Sept 14-15, 2006

Orbital / facial anatomy & dissection course, San Antonio, TX August 21-25,2006

Christine M Kleinert Flap Course, Louisville, KY, March 25-26, 2006.

Microaire Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Course, Louisville, KY, October 22, 2005.

Am Soc for Surgery of the Hand, Annual Meeting, SA, TX Sept 22-24, 2005.

AO Upper Extremity Fixation Course, Louisville, KY, August 13-14, 2005.

ASAPS/ASERF Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, April 16-21, 2004.

12th Annual Fundamentals of Surgical Research Course, The Association for

Academic Surgery, Milwaukee, WO, November 14, 2001.

Microsurgery Training Course, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, Nov5-9, 2001.

Grant Writing Fundamentals, Thomas Jefferson, Phila, PA, September 28, 2001.

 

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