Harvey N Himel, MD
- ASSISTANT CLINICAL PROFESSOR | Surgery
Specialties:Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Surgery
American Board of Plastic Surgery
American Board of Surgery
- Wound Care
MD, New York University School of Medicine
Internship, Surgery, New York Medical College
Residency, Surgery, Boston University Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Plastic Surgery, Univ. of Southern California Med.Ctr.
- Chronic wound prevention
- Chronic wound treatment
Hansbrough JF, Achauer B, Dawson J, Himel H, Luterman A, Slater H, Levenson S, Salzberg CA, Hansbrough WB, Dore C. Wound healing in partial-thickness burn wounds treated with collagenase ointment versus silver sulfadiazine cream. J Burn Care & Rehab 1995; 16: 241-247.
Purdue GF, Hunt JL, Still, Jr. JL, Law EJ, Herndon DN, Goldfarb IW, Schiller WR, Hansbrough JF, Hickerson WL, Himel H, Kealey GP, Twomey J, Missavage AE, Solem LD, Davis M, Totoritis M, Gentzkow GD. A multicenter clinical trial of a biosynthetic skin replacement, Dermagraft-TC, compared with cryopreserved human cadaver skin for temporary coverage of excised burn wounds. J Burn Care Rehabil 1997; 18: 52-57.
Himel HN, Ratliff CR, Baruch LD, Rodeheaver GT. Pilot study of a unique film dressing for the treatment of donor site wounds. J Burn Care Rehabil 1998; 19: 62-65.
Silverberg R, Lombardo G, Gorga D, Nagler W, Himel HN, Yurt R. Gait variables of patients after lower extremity burn injuries. J Burn Care Rehabil 2000; 21: 259-267.
Gill M, Dias S, Hattori K, Rivera ML, Hicklin D, Witte L, Girardi L, Yurt R, Himel H, Rafii S. Vascular Trauma Induces Rapid but Transient Mobilization of VEGFR2(+)AC133(+) Endothelial Precursor Cells. Circ Res 2001; 88: 167-174.
Suzman MS, Sobocinski K, Himel HN, Yurt RW. Major burn injuries among restaurant workers in New York City: an underappreciated public health hazard. J Burn Care Rehabil 2001 Nov.-Dec.; 22(6): 429-434.
Horn CE, Himel HN, Selesnick SH. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for sudden sensorineural hearing loss: a prospective trial of patients failing steroid and antiviral treatment. Otol Neurotol 2005 September; 26(5): 882-889.