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Tessa A. Hadlock, M.D.

Director, Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Director, Facial Nerve Center
President, Sir Charles Bell Society
Specialties: Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Facial Nerve Center
Aging Face Surgery
Phone Number: 617-573-3641
Fax: 617-573-3727
Location: 243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
Office Hours: Tues. 7:30 - 9:30 a.m. and Fri. 7:30 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Board Certification: Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
M.D. Harvard/MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology
Internship University of Chicago (General Surgery)
Residency Harvard Medical School (Otolaryngology)
Fellowship Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary (Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery)
Teaching Affiliation Associate Professor of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School
Biographical Profile:

Clinical Interests

Facial Nerve Disorders, Aesthetic Facial Surgery, Facial Reconstruction, Microtia, Cosmetic Injectables

Research Interests

Facial Nerve Disorders, Aesthetic Facial Surgery, Facial Reconstruction

Select Publications

In vitro and in vivo biocompatibility analysis of poly(glycerol sebacate) as a potential nerve guide material.  Sundback C, Shyu J, Sheahan T, Wang Y, Faquin W, Langer R, Vacanti J, Hadlock T.  Biomaterials 2005;26/27:5454-64.

Botulinum toxin and quality of life in patients with facial paralysis. Hadlock T, Mehta R.  Arch Facial Plast Surg 2008;10(2):84-7.

A novel method of head fixation for the  study of rodent facial function.  Hadlock T, Kowaleski J, Mackinnon S, Heaton J.  Exp Neurol 2007;205(1):279-82.

A system for studying facial nerve function in rats through simultaneous bilateral monitoring of eyelid and whisker movements. Heaton JT, Kowaleski JM, Bermejo R, Ziegler HP, Ahlgren DJ, Hadlock TA.  J Neurosci Methods 2008;171(2):197-206.

Rodent Facial Nerve Recovery After Selected Lesions and Repair Techniques. Hadlock T, Kowaleski J, Mackinnon S, Heaton J. Plast Reconstr Surg 2010, Jan;125(1):99-109.

Toward a Universal, Automated Facial Measurement Tool in Facial Reanimation. Hadlock TA, Urban LS. Arch Facial Plast Surg. 2012 Jul-Aug. 14(4); p. 277-282.

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