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Publications and Presentations

RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS 

Dr. Walker’s contributions to medicine reach beyond his medical practice as a teacher, authormentor, and researcher, culminating with multiple awards and honors throughout his medical career. Dr. Walker co-authored multiple book chapters including the chapter entitled “Philosophy and Principles of Rhinoplasty” in Dr. Ira Papel’s textbook Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, as well as the chapter “Revision Rhinoplasty” in the textbook Cummings Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, both of which are the most widely sold textbooks worldwide in Facial Plastic Surgery and Otolaryngology, respectively. Dr. Walker is also the author of two chapters “Revision Rhinoplasty” and “Special Problems in Nasal Reconstruction” in the textbook Facial Surgery: Plastic and Reconstructive edited by professors at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Harvard Medical School. Dr. Walker has published multiple articles in peer-reviewed medical journals including “Comparison and Overview of Currently Available Neurotoxins” in the prestigious peer-reviewed Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology

PUBLICATIONS 

Thomas J. Walker and Dean M. Toriumi. “Philosophy and Principles of Rhinoplasty.” In Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 4th edition.  Edited by Dr. Ira Papel et al.  Thieme. In publication. 

Tara Brennan, MD, Thomas J. Walker, MD and Dean M. Toriumi, MD. “Rhinoplasty.”In Operative Procedures in Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery.  Edited by Ari S. Hoschander, Christopher J. Salgado, Wrood Kassira, Seth R. Thaller. CRC Press. August 2015. Pp. 187-200. 

Thomas J. Walker and Dean M. Toriumi. “Revision Rhinoplasty.” In Cummings  

Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery, 6th edition.  Elsevier. December 2014. Pp. 578-589. 

Thomas J. Walker and Dean M. Toriumi. “Special Problems in Nasal Reconstruction.”In Facial Surgery: Plastic and Reconstructive. Edited by Drs. Mack Cheney and Tessa Hadlock. CRC Press. October 2014. Pp. 445-472.  

Thomas J. Walker and Dean M. Toriumi “Revision Rhinoplasty.” In Facial Surgery: Plastic and Reconstructive. Edited by Drs. Mack Cheney and Tessa Hadlock. CRC Press. October 2014. Pp. 387-414.  

Dr. Thomas J. Walker, MD and Dr. Ramzi Younis, MD. “Acute and Chronic Rhinosinusitis.” In Encyclopedia or Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery. 2013, pp 39-46. 

Thomas J. Walker and Dean M. Toriumi.  Analaysis of Facial Implants for Bacterial Biofilm Formation Using Scanning Electron Microscopy.  JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery.  2016 Jul 1;18(4): 299-304. 

Thomas J. Walker and Steven H. Dayan.  Comparison and Overview of Currently Available Neurotoxins.  The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology (JCAD).  2014;7(2): 31-39. 

Alabiad CR, Weed DT, Walker TJ, Vivero R, Hobeika GA, Hatoum GF, Shriver EM, Tse DT.  En bloc resection of lacrimal sac tumors and simultaneous orbital reconstruction—surgical and functional outcomes. Journal of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2014 Nov-Dec;30(6):459-67. 

Eloy JA, Walker TJ, Casiano RR, Ruiz JW. Effect of coblation polypectomy on estimated blood loss in endoscopic sinus surgery.  American Journal of Rhinology. 2009 Sep-Oct;23(5):535-9.  

Walker T, Chen T, Bergeron CM, Fischbein NJ, Kaplan MJ, Monfared A. Radiology quiz case 1. Ameloblastoma. Archives of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. 2008 Mar; 134 (3): 328-330. 

NATIONAL PRESENTATIONS 

Walker T, Abi-Hachem R, Liu XZ, VanDeWater T, Angeli SA.  “The Effect of Middle Ear Irrigations on Mucosal Biofilms in an Animal Model of Acute  Otitis Media.” AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO Expo. San Francisco, California.  September 2011. 

Alabiad CR, Walker T, Vivero R, Hatoum G, Weed D, Tse D.   A Novel Approach to Resection and Reconstruction of Lacrimal Sac Tumors.  American Society of Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery Spring Symposium.   Amelia Island, Florida. May 2011. 

Walker T, Desrosier A, Thaller SR, Halliday N, Younis R.  “Endoscopy-Assisted Resection of Oropharyngeal Mature Cystic Teratoma: A Case  Report.” American Cleft Palate – Craniofacial Association National Meeting. San  Juan, Puerto Rico. April 2011. 

Walker T, Abi-Hachem R, Liu XZ, VanDeWater T, Angeli SA.  “The Effect of Middle Ear Irrigations on Mucosal Biofilms in an Animal Model of Acute Otitis Media.” AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO Expo. Boston, Massachussetts. September 2010. 

Walker T, Younis R. “Epidural Anesthesia: A Safe and Effective Alternative for EXIT Procedure.” American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology annual meeting in conjunction with COSM. Las Vegas, Nevada. April 2010. 

Walker T, Eloy JA, Casiano RR, Ruiz JW. “Effect of Coblation Polypectomy on Estimated Blood Loss in Endoscopic Sinus Surgery.” American Rhinologic Society Fall Meeting. Chicago, Illinois. September 2008.