Darl Vandevender
  • Associate Professor
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Reconstructive Surgery, Breast Cancer Reconstruction, Breast Reduction, Breast Augmentation, Facial Rejuvenation, Mohs Micrographic Surgery Reconstruction, Plastic Surgery, Free Tissue Transfer
Board Certifications
  • Plastic Surgery - General Cert: AM Board of Plastic Surgery
  • Surgery - General Cert: AM Board of Surgery

Comparing patient satisfaction in bilateral and unilateral breast reconstructionSinno,S.; Salvino,M. J.; Vandevender,D.Plastic Surgical Nursing : official journal of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Nurses 2014 ;34(3):141-145

Heads-Up 3D Microscopy: An Ergonomic and Educational Approach to MicrosurgeryMendez,B. M.; Chiodo,M. V.; Dalal,N.; Levine,J.; Bose,L.; Vandevender,D.; Patel,P. A.PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY 2014 ;134(4 Suppl 1):64-65

Can't have one without the other: Component separation plus mesh for repairing difficult incisional herniasO'Halloran,E. B.; Barwegen,C. J.; Dombrowski,J. M.; Vandevender,D. K.; Luchette,F. A.Surgery 2014 ;156(4):894-901

Management of thoracic aortic graft infections with the omental flapShah,S.; Sinno,S.; Vandevender,D.; Schwartz,J.ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY 2013 ;70(6):680-683

Assessing the safety and efficacy of combined abdominoplasty and gynecologic surgerySinno,S.; Shah,S.; Kenton,K.; Brubaker,L.; Angelats,J.; Vandevender,D.; Cimino,V.ANNALS OF PLASTIC SURGERY 2011 ;67(3):272-274

Intermeshing breast reconstruction and postmastectomy radiationSieber,D. A.; Vandevender,D. K.; Albuquerque,K. V.Expert Review of Anticancer Therapy 2010 ;10(8):1273-1283

Long-term results of microvascular free-tissue transfer reanimation of the paralyzed face: three cases.Leonetti,J. P.; Zender,C. A.; Vandevender,D.; Marzo,S. J.Ear, nose, & throat journal 2008 ;87(4):226-229

Use of human acellular dermal matrix for hernia repair: friend or foe?.Candage,R.; Jones,K.; Luchette,F. A.; Sinacore,J. M.; Vandevender,D.; Reed,R. L.,2ndSurgery 2008 ;144(4):703-709

Impact of mandibular condyle preservation on patterns of failure in head and neck cancerPetruzzelli,G. J.; Cunningham,K.; Vandevender,D.Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2007 ;137(5):717-721

Management of scalp toxic epidermal necrolysis and cranial osteomyelitis with serratus anterior myocutaneous pedicle flap: a case report.Levitt,M. R.; Benedict,W. J.; Barton,K.; Melian,E.; Gamelli,R. L.; Vandevender,D.; Rosseau,G.; Prabhu,V. C.Journal of Burn Care & Research 2007 ;28(3):524-529

Facial paralysis associated with glomus jugulare tumors.Leonetti,J. P.; Anderson,D. E.; Marzo,S. J.; Origitano,T. C.; Vandevender,D.; Quinonez,R.Otology & Neurotology 2007 ;28(1):104-106

Combined anterior and anterolateral approaches to the cranial base: complication analysis, avoidance, and management.Origitano,T. C.; Petruzzelli,G. J.; Leonetti,J. P.; Vandevender,D.Neurosurgery 2006 ;58(4 Suppl 2):ONS-327-36

Prediction of postoperative seroma after latissimus dorsi breast reconstructionRandolph,L. C.; Barone,J.; Angelats,J.; Dado,D. V.; Vandevender,D. K.; Shoup,M.Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery 2005 ;116(5):1287-1290

Closure of complex lateral skull base defects.Marzo,S. J.; Leonetti,J. P.; Petruzzelli,G. J.; Vandevender,D.Otology & Neurotology 2005 ;26(3):522-524

The use free tissue transfers in acute thermal and electrical extremity injuriesStefanacci,H. A.; Vandevender,D. K.; Gamelli,R. L.Journal of Trauma 2003 ;55(4):707-712

Posterior marginal mandibulectomy in the management of cancer of the oral cavity and oropharynx.Petruzzelli,G. J.; Knight,F. K.; Vandevender,D.; Clark,J. I.; Emami,B.Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery 2003 ;129(6):713-719

Reconstruction of defects of the cranial baseBull,W. J.; Vandevender,D.; Cimino,V. G.Techniques in Neurosurgery 2003 ;9(2):106-112

Incidence of intercostobrachial nerve injury after transaxillary breast augmentationGhaderi,B.; Hoenig,J. M.; Dado,D.; Angelats,J.; Vandevender,D.Aesthetic surgery journal / the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic surgery 2002 ;22(1):26-32

The influence of reconstructive modality on cost of care in head and neck oncologic surgeryPetruzzelli,G. J.; Brockenbrough,J. M.; Vandevender,D.; Creech,S. D.Archives of Otolaryngology--Head & Neck Surgery 2002 ;128(12):1377-1380

Management of malignant tumors of the anterior and anterolateral skull base.Origitano,T. C.; Petruzzelli,G. J.; Vandevender,D.; Emami,B.Neurosurgical Focus 2002 ;12(5):e7

Medical School
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Loyola University Medical Center, Surgery: General Surgery
  • Loyola University Medical Center, Plastic Surgery
  • Medical College of Wisconsin, Surgery: Hand Surgery
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