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This physician directory lists Miami Children’s Hospital employed physicians, as well as private practice physicians who are solely responsible for the medical services provided by them. All physicians are members of the Miami Children’s Hospital medical staff.

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John Grossman, M.D. Status: Active
8940 North Kendall Drive #904E
Miami FL 33176

Phone: (305)666-2004
Fax: (305)271-7993

Plastic Surgery

This physician is not MCH Employed

Curriculum Vitae

John A. I. Grossman, MD , FACS

P.O. Box 43-0942, Miami , FL 33243

Telephone: (305) 666-2004          Toll Free: (800) 668-2778       Facsimile: (305) 271-7993

jaig@handandnervespecialist.com

www.handandnervespecialist.com

January 5, 2010

Personal Data:

Born                       Norfolk , Virginia , December 3, 1951   

Citizenship  United States of America

  Education:

Year

Degree

Field

Institution

1969

Diploma

 

Norfolk Academy

1973

A.B., Senior Fellow

Middle East Studies

Dartmouth College

1978

M.D.

 

University of Virginia School of Medicine

Postdoctoral Training, Internships, and Residencies:

1978-79

Resident

Surgery

George Washington University Medical Center

1979-81

Resident

Surgery

Cleveland Clinic Foundation

1981-82

Senior Resident

Surgery

Massachusetts General Hospital

Shriner’s Burn Institute

1983-85

Resident & Instructor

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Eastern Virginia School of Medicine

  Clinical and Research Fellowships:

1982-83

Hand Fellow

Hand Surgery

French Hand Institute ( Dr. Raoul Tubiana )

Licensure and Certification:

1978                State of Virginia License (inactive)

1982                State of Massachusetts License (inactive)

1986                State of Rhode Island License (inactive)

1989                State of Florida License

1989                Diplomate, American Board of Plastic Surgery

1990                State of New York License

1990                Certificate of Added Qualifications in Hand Surgery

 Academic Appointments:

1986-90           Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery                                  Brown University

1990-96           Assistant/Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery                 NYU School of Medicine

2006                Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery            NYU School of Medicine

Hospital Appointments:

 

Active

 

1996‑

Attending Surgeon 

Miami Children’s Hospital, Miami , FL

1996‑

Attending Surgeon

Baptist Hospital , Miami , FL

1996‑        

Attending Surgeon

Doctors’ Hospital, Miami , FL

2005-

Attending Surgeon

NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York , NY

     

Prior

   

1986-90

Attending Plastic and Hand Surgeon

Rhode Island Hospital , Providence , RI

1986-90

Attending Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

The Miriam Hospital , Providence , RI

1986-90

Consultant, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Women & Infants Hospital , Providence , RI

1986-90

Chief, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Veterans Administration, Medical Center , Providence , RI

1990‑04    

Attending Surgeon 

Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital , New York , NY

1990-96

Attending Surgeon

Bellevue , Hospital Center , New York , NY

1990-96

Consultant Surgeon

Manhattan , V.A. Hospital , New York , NY

1990-96

Attending Surgeon

Tisch Hospital , NYU Medical Center , New York , NY

1995‑97

Attending Surgeon 

New York Eye & Ear Infirmary, New York , NY

1996‑00

Attending Surgeon

Institute of Neurology & Neurosurgery, Beth Israel Medical Center , North, New York , NY

1997-01

Attending Surgeon 

Department of Orthopedic Surgery,

St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY

Other Professional and Major Visiting Appointments

1988-90     Medical Director, Project La Samaritana, Bogota, Colombia

Awards and Honors:

1972          “Friends of Dartmouth Library Award in Bibliographic Research”

1972-73     Senior Fellow (Middle East Studies), Dartmouth College

1973          A.B. Cum Laude, Dartmouth College

1978          Second Prize, James R. McClelland Essay Contest, North Virginia Surgical Society                  

1980          Lower Award for Non-Clinical Research, Cleveland Clinic Foundation

2001          Poster Prize, International Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand

2009          NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases Eleanor Kauffman Award for Pediatric Orthopaedic Research

Major Committee Assignments:

1994-96         Legal Defense Committee, NYU Medical Center

Memberships, Offices, and Committee Assignments in Professional Societies:

American Association of Clinical Anatomists

American Association for Hand Surgery

Program Committee, 1992, 1994

Time and Place Committee, 1995-96

American Association of Plastic Surgery                                                                             

American College of Surgeons

American Society for Peripheral Nerve Program Committee 2000

American Society for Surgery of the Hand

Residents and Fellows Committee, 1994-95

Hand Surgery Fellowship Committee, 1994-95

Groupe d Etude de la Main

Plastic Surgery Research Council

New York Society for Surgery of the Hand

The New York Academy of Medicine

Iberoamerican Academy of Pediatric Neurology     

Program Committee 2000

 Editorial Positions:

1983-1990 Annals of Hand Surgery

Principal Clinical and Hospital Service Responsibilities:

1992-96          Co-Director, Brachial Plexus Program, NYU Medical Center

1992-96          Co-Director, Pediatric Upper Extremity Program, NYU Medical Center

1992-96          Associate Director, Hand Surgery Fellowship, NYU Medical Center

1992-96          Medical Director, Hand Rehabilitation Unit, NYU Medical Center

1997-99          Director, Peripheral Nerve Unit, Doctor’s Hospital

1997‑Present   Director, Brachial Plexus Program, Miami Children’s Hospital

Teaching Experience:

   
 

1986-1990

Brown University Medical Center

Plastic Surgery

2 hours per week

1990-1996

NYU Medical Center Hand Surgery Conference

Course Director, Responsible for resident, medical student, and fellow education in Hand Surgery

2 hours per week


Major Research Interests

       1.         Peripheral Nerve Surgery

2.                  Upper Extremity Reconstruction

The focus in both of these areas is outcome following various modes of surgical and nonsurgical treatment.

Grants Received                                          

Agency

Title

Type

Period

Total Direct Costs

Role

% Effort

Allergan

The Role Of Botulinum Toxin A as a Surgical Adjunct

N/A

2005

$5,000

PI

100%

Falk Medical Trust

Outcome following Treatment for Brachial Plexus Birth Injuries

N/A

2002-2004

$125,000

PI

100%

Bibliography

Original Reports:

1.                  Wellons HA, Grossman JAI, Crosby IK . Early operative intervention for complication of acute myocardial infarction. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1977;73(5):763-5.

2.                  Miller CW, Anderson L, Grossman J, Grant G. Comparison of three treatment modalities for fractures of the femoral shaft. Surg Gynecol Obstet. 1978;146(4):572-6.

3.                  Grossman JA, Kuland DN, Miller CW, Winn HR, Hodge RH Jr. Equestrian injuries. Results of a prospective study. JAMA. 1978;240(17):1881-2.

4.                  Cook AF, Grossman JA, Herpy ES, Dinner MI. A method for quantitative analysis of lumen changes in microvascular anastomoses. J Microsurg. 1981;3(1):54-5.

5.                  Grossman JAI, Lantzy N. A simplified technique for fluorescein photography. Plast Reconstr Surg. 1981;67(2):257-8.

6.                  Grossman JA, Adams JP, Kunec J. Prophylactic antibiotics in simple hand lacerations. JAMA. 1981;245(10):1055-6.

7.                  May JW Jr , Grossman JA, Costas B. Cyanotic painful index and long fingers associated with an asymptomatic ulnar artery aneurysm: case report. J Hand Surg Am. 1982;7(6):622-5.

8.                  Grossman JAI, McGonagle BA. Visual interpretation of fluorescein penetration and ultimate flap survival. Plast Reconstr Surg. 1982;70(3):406-7.

9.                  Tubiana R, Grossman JAI, Gilbert A, Foucher G. Treatment centers in the management of hand injuries. J Hand Surg. 1983.

10.              Cook A, Grossman JAI , Dinner MI. The correlation of histology to needle type in microvascular anastomosis. Br J Plast Surg. 1982;35(2):156-7.

11.              Grossman JA, McGonagle BA, Dowden RV, Dinner MI. The effect of hyaluronidase and dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) on experimental skin flap survival. Ann Plast Surg. 1983;11(3):223-6.

12.              Grossman JAI, McGraw JB, McDougal HK, Jacobs J, Miekley C. Histopathology of Human Skin Expansion. Plastic Surgery Forum VII. 1984:85.

13.              Grossman JAI , Salazar R. Anatomic considerations of the Chinese flap. Bull Soc Anat Paris . 1984;8:1983.

14.              Malek R, Grossman JA. Cleft lip repair by a systematic Z-plasty. Clin Plast Surg. 1984;11(4):739-46.

15.              Tubiana R, Grossman JA. The management of chronic posttraumatic boutonniere deformity. Bull Hosp Jt Dis Orthop Inst. 1984;44(2):542-51.

16.              Grossman JAI, Bell S, Burke JF . An individualized approach to burn nutrition. Bull Clin Rev Burn Inj. Vol. II , 1985.

17.              Malek R, Grossman JA. The skin incision in pollicization. J Hand Surg (Am). 1985;10(2):305-6.

18.              Bajec J, Grossman JA, Gilbert D, Williams MM. Upper extremity preservation before replantation. J Hand Surg (Am). 1987;12(2):321-2.

19.              McCraw JB, Horton CE, Grossman JA, Kaplan I, McMellin A. An early appraisal of the methods of tissue expansion and the transverse rectus abdominis musculocutaneous flap in reconstruction of the breast following masectomy. Ann Plast Surg. 1987;18(2):93-113.

20.              Hentz VR , Pearl RM, Grossman JA, Wood MB , Cooney WP. The radial forearm flap: a versatile source of composite tissue. Ann Plast Surg. 1987;19(6):485-98.

21.              Grossman JAI, Barrall DT, Dennison A , Lally EV. Successful combined medical and surgical treatment of a lower extremity sclerodermal ulcer. Ann Plast Surg. 1988;20(6).

22.              Grossman JA, Caldamone A, Khouri R , Kenna DM. Cutaneous blood supply of the penis. Plast Reconstr Surg. 1989;83(2):213-6.

23.              Haedicke GJ, Grossman JA, Fisher AE. Herpetic whitlow of the digits. J Hand Surg Br. 1989;14(4):443-6.

24.              Falcone PA, Barrall DT, Jeyarajah DR, Grossman JA. Nonoperative management of full-thickness intravenous extravasation injuries in premature neonates using enzymatic debridement. Ann Plast Surg. 1989;22(2):146-9.

25.              Robotti E, Grossman JAI, Verna G, Germani G , Bocchiotti G. Expanded forehead flap for reconstruction of the nose. Riv It Chir Plast. 1990;22:347.

26.              Posnick JC, Zimbler AG, Grossman JA. Normal cutaneous sensibility of the face. Plast Reconstr Surg. 1990;86(3):429-33.

27.              Mogilner A, Lopez L, Ribary U, Lado F, Grossman JAI, Llinas RR. Neuromagnetic assessment of somatosensory cortical organization following peripheral nerve injury and reconstruction. Society for Neuroscience Abstracts. 1991;17:1126.

28.              Robotti E, Grossman JAI , Bocchiotti G. Use of the V-Y hamstrings advancement flap for ischial pressure sore. Riv It Chir Plast. 1991;23:fasc 2.

29.              Robotti E, Grossman JAI, Verna G , German G, Bocchiotti G. Bilateral V-Y Gluteus flap for large sacral pressure sores. Riv It Chir Plastica. 1991;23:107-14.

30.              Robotti E, Grossman JAI, Leidi M, Verna G, Bocchiotti G. Gluteal thigh flap for ischial sores. Riv It Chir Plast. 1992;2:315.

31.              Grossman JAI, Robotti E, Falcone P. Pectoralis major muscle flap coverage of an exposed shoulder fusion. Contemp Orthop . 1992;24:(3):308.

32.              Grossman JA, Robotti EB. A palmar plaque and flexor tenosynovitis in a patient with sarcoidosis. Ann Chir Main Memb Super. 1992;11(5):416-418.

33.              Grossman JAI . Discussion of fetal tendon healing: Development of an experimental model. Plast Recon Surg. 1993;92:1161.

34.              Grossman JAI, Robotti EB . Late repair of an unrecognized laceration of the germinal matrix of the nail. Contemp Orthop . 1993.

35.              Robotti E, Grossman JAI, Verna G , Bocchiot, ti G. Coverage of exposed elbow hardware with a radical forearm flap. Riv It Chir Plast. 1993;25:265.

36.              Robotti E, Grossman JAI, Castiglioni L, Verna G, Bocchiotti G. Gluteal thigh flap island modification. Riv It Chir Plast. 1993;25:32.

37.              Mogilner A, Grossman JA, Ribary U, Joliot M, Volkmann J, Rapaport D, Beasley RW, Llinas RR. Somatosensory cortical plasticity in adult humans revealed by magnetoencephalography. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA . 1993;90(8):3593-7.

38.              Posnick JC, al-Qattan MM, Pron GE, Grossman JA. Facial sensibility in adolescents born with cleft lip after undergoing repair in infancy. Plast Reconstr Surg. 1994;93(4):682-5.

39.              Kenna DM, Robotti EB, Bocchiotti G , Blazek J, Grossman JA. Diffusion of antibiotics across tissue expanders: an in vitro study. Ann Plast Surg. 1994;32(4):346-9.

40.              Pomerance J, Kopf AW, Ramos L, Waldo E, Grossman JA. A large pigmented nail bed lesion in a child. Ann Plast Surg. 1994;33(1):80-2.

41.              Glat PM, Shapiro RL, Roses DF, Harris MN, Grossman JA. Management considerations for melanychia striata and melanoma of the hand. Hand Clin. 1995;11(2):183-9.

42.              Grossman JA, Robotti EB. The treatment of chronic thumb metacarpophalangeal joint instability in an adolescent secondary to thumb hypoplasia. Ann Chir Main Memb Super. 1995;14(1):49-51.

43.              Masson JA, Golimbu CN, Grossman JA. MR imaging of the metacarpophalangeal joints. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 1995;3(2):313-25.

44.              Grossman JA, Robotti EB. The use of split-thickness hypothenar grafts for coverage of fingertips and other defects of the hand. Ann Chir Main Memb Super. 1995;14(4-5):239-43.

45.              Ozer Y, Grossman JA, Gilbert A. Anatomic observations on the suprascapular nerve. Hand Clin. 1995;11(4):539-44.

46.              Price AE, Grossman JA. A management approach for secondary shoulder and forearm deformities following obstetrical brachial plexus injury. Hand Clin. 1995;11(4):607-17.

47.              Glat PM, Spector JA, Roses DF, Shapiro RA, Harris MN, Beasley RW, Grossman JA. The management of pigmented lesions of the nail bed. Ann Plast Surg. 1996;37(2):125-34.

48.              Jeffries I, Acevedo C, Grossman JAI, Alfonso DT, Alfonso I. Pictorial review: amyoplasia congenita. Int Pediatr . 1996;11(6):375-7.

49.              Grossman JA, Becker GA. Ulnar neuropathy caused by a thrombosed ulnar vein. Case report and literature review. Ann Chir Main Memb Super. 1996;15(4):244-7.

50.              Tham S, Grossman JAI . Limited microsurgical arteriolysis for complications of digital vasospasm. J Hand Surg Br. 1997;22(3):359-61.

51.              Grossman JAI . Multidisciplinary treatment program of patients with obstetrical brachial plexus palsy. Acta Neuropaediatrica. 1997;2(3):150-2.

52.              Shumway SM, Panasci DJ, Choi M, Abbott IR, Crawford B, Grossman JAI. Brachial plexus compression due to hereditary multiple exostosis causing. A case report. Acta Neuropaediatrica. 1997;2(3):187-92.

53.              Grossman JAI, Ramos LE, Shumway S, Alfonso I. Management strategies for children with obstetrical brachial plexus injuries. Int Pediatr . 1997;12(2):82-6.

54.              Ramos LE, Becker GA, Grossman JAI. A treatment approach for isolated unicondylar fractures of the proximal phalanx. Ann Chir Main Memb Super. 1997;16:305-9.

55.              Breitbart AS, Glat PM, Staffenberg DA, Casar RS, Rubinstein J, Grossman JAI, Beasley RW. An experimental study of small joint compression arthrodesis. Ann Plast Surg. 1997:39(1):47-52.

56.              Hahn M, Grossman JAI. Ulnar nerve laceration as a result of elbow arthroscopy: a case report. J Hand Surg Br. 1998;23(1):109.

57.              Grossman JAI , Pomerance J. Staged opposition transfer. J Hand Surg (Am). 1998;23(2):290-5.

58.              Grossman JAI , Yen L, Rappaport D. The dorsal cutaneous branch of the ulnar nerve: an anatomic clarification with six case reports. Ann Chir Main. 1998;17(2);154-8.

59.              Grossman JAI, Ramos LE, Tidwell M, Price A, Papazian O, Alfonso I. Tratamiento quirúrgico de los niños con parálisis del plexo braquial. Rev Neurol. 1998:27:271-3.

60.              Alfonso I, Papazian O , Grossman JAI. Clinical presentations, differential diagnosis and management of obstetric brachial palsy. Rev Neurol. 1998;27(156):258-63.

61.              Papazian O , Alfonso I, Grossman JAI. Neurological assessment of children with obstetric brachial plexus palsy. Rev Neurol. 1998;27(156):263-70.

62.              Salazar R, Robotti EB, Chin DHL, Grossman JAI . Giant neurofibromatosis of the chest wall: two patient reports. Ann Plastic Surg.1998;41:211-4.

63.              Liggio FJ, Tham S, Price A, Ramos LE, Mulloy E, Grossman JAI . Outcome of surgical treatment for forearm pronation deformities in children with obstetric brachial plexus injuries. J Hand Surg Br. 1999;24(1):43-5.

64.              Robotti E, Zimbler AG, Kenna D, Grossman JAI. The effect of pulsed electromagnetic fields on flexor tendon healing in chickens. J Hand Surg Br. 1999;24(1):56-8.

65.              Grossman JAI . Early operative intervention for birth injuries to the brachial plexus. Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2000;7(1):36-43.

66.              Price A, Tidwell M, Grossman JAI . Improving shoulder and elbow function in children with Erb's palsy. Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2000;7(1):44-51.

67.              Posnick JC, Grossman JAI . Facial sensibility testing: a clinical update. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2000;106(4):892-4.

68.              Alfonso DT, Sotrel A , Grossman JAI. Carpal tunnel syndrome due to an intraneural perineurioma in a 2-year-old child. J Hand Surg Br. 2001;26(2):168-70.

69.              Miravet E, Sinisterra S, Birchansky S, Papazian O, Tuite G, Grossman JAI, Alfonso I. Cervicothoracic extradural arachnoid cyst: possible association with obstetric brachial plexus palsy. J Child Neurol. 2002;17(10):770-2.

70.              Grossman JAI, Price AE, Sadeghi P. Perioperative complications associated with brachial plexus repair in infants. J Hand Surg Br. 2003;28(3):274-5.

71.              Grossman JAI , Price AE, Tidwell MA, Ramos LE, Alfonso I, Yaylali I. Outcome after late combined brachial plexus and shoulder surgery following birth trauma. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2003;85(8):1166-8.

72.              Di Taranto P, Campagna L, Price AE, Grossman JAI . Outcome following nonoperative treatment of brachial plexus birth injuries. J Child Neurol. 2004;19(2):87-90.

73.              Grossman JAI, Di Taranto P, Yaylali I, Alfonso I, Ramos LE, Price AE. Shoulder function following late neurolysis and bypass grafting for upper brachial plexus birth injuries. J Hand Surg Br. 2004;29(4):356-8.

74.              Price AE, Grossman JA, Tidwell M. Potential for remodeling of the glenoid in children with brachial plexus palsy and shoulder subluxation/dislocation. J Pediatr Orthop . 2004;24(3):346.

75.              Alfonso I, Papazian O , Shuhaiber H, Yaylali I, Grossman JA. Intrauterine shoulder weakness and obstetric brachial plexus palsy. Pediatr Neurol. 2004;31(3):225-7.

76.              Grossman JAI, Di Taranto P, Price AE, Ramos LE, Tidwell M, Papazian O, Yaylali I, Bergeron D, Valencia H, Alfonso I. Multidisciplinary management of brachial plexus birth injuries: The Miami experience. Semin Plast Surg. 2004;18(4):319-26.

77.              Grossman JAI . Recent remembrance by Mr. Bonney of Donal Brooks. Letter to the Editor. J Hand Surg Br. 2005;30(3):329.

78.              Grossman JAI , Taranto PD, Alfonso D, Ramos LE, Price AE. Shoulder function following partial spinal accessory nerve transfer for brachial plexus birth injury. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2006;59(4):373-5.

79.              Grossman JAI . Early operative intervention for selected cases of brachial plexus birth injury. Arch Neurol. 2006;63(7):1031-2.

80.              Price AE, Tidwell MA, Grossman JAI. Is arthroscopic release indicated? Letter to the Editor. J Bone Joint Surg Am. http://www.jbjs.org/letters/15 August 2006.

81.              Alfonso I, Dias-Arca G, Alfonso DT, Shuhaiber HH, Papazian O, Price AE, Grossman JAI. Fetal deformations: A risk factor for obstetrical brachial plexus palsy? Pediatr Neurol. 2006;35(4):246-9.

82.              Medina LS, Yaylali I, Zurakowski D, Ruiz J, Altman NR, Grossman JA. Diagnostic performance of MRI and MR myelography in infants with a brachial plexus birth injury. Pediatr Radiol . 2006;36(12):1295-9.

83.              Price AE, DiTaranto P , Yaylali I, Tidwell MA, Grossman JAI. Botulinum toxin type A as an adjunct to surgical treatment of the medial rotation shoulder deformity in brachial plexus birth injuries. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2007;89(3):327-9.

84.              Naqvi AH, Alfonso DT, Flores P, Grossman JA, Restrepo R, Alfonso I. Resolution of brachial plexus palsy due to hemangioma after intravenous corticosteroid therapy. J Child Neurol. 2008;23(8):956-8.

85.              Grossman JAI , Ruchelsman DE , Schwarzkopf R. Iatrogenic spinal accessory nerve injury in children. J Pediatric Surg. 2008;43(9):1732-5.

86.              Alfonso I, Alfonso DT, Price AE, Grossman JAI . Cortical dysplasia and obstetrical brachial plexus palsy. J Child Neurol. 2008;23(12):1477-80.

87.              Ruchelsman DE, Pasqualetto M, Price AE, Grossman JAI . Persistent posterior interosseous nerve palsy associated with a chronic type I monteggia fracture-dislocation in a child: A case report and review of the literature. Hand (NY). 2009 Jun;4(2):167-72.

88.              Ruchelsman DE , Pettrone S , Grossman JAI. Brachial plexus birth palsy: An overview of early treatment considerations. Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis. 2009;67(1):83-9.

89.              Ruchelsman DE, Ramos LE, Alfonso I, Price AE, Grossman A , Grossman JAI. Outcome following spinal accessory to suprascapular (spinoscapular) nerve transfer in infants with brachial plexus birth injuries. Hand. 2009;Oct 29. [Epub ahead of print]

Book Chapters, Monographs, and Educationally Relevant Publications:

1.         Vorstman B, Grossman JAI, Gilbert G, Devine CJ. Peyronnie’s Disease - La Maladie de Peyronie. In Hueston J Tubiana R, (ed) Dupuytren’s Contracture - La Maladie De Dupuytren, Third Edition, Churchill-Livingstone-Expansion Scientifique; 1986.

2.         Bondoc CC, Quinby WC, Siebert JW, Grossman JAI, Burke JF. Management of Acute Thermal Hand Injuries. In Tubiana R. (ed.) The Hand. Vol 3. WB Saunders Co; 1988.

3.         Becker H Grossman JAI . The Bevel Technique for Flexor Tendon Repair. In Tubiana R. (ed.) The Hand. Vol 3. WB Saunders Co; 1988.

4.         Tubiana R, Gordon S, Grossman JAI , McMeniman P. Evaluation of Results after Flexor Tendon Repair. The Hand. Vol.3 WB Saunders Co; 1988.

5.         Gilbert A, deMaura W, Salazar R, Grossman JAI . Donor Sites For Nerve Grafts. The Hand. Vol.3 WB Saunders Co; 1988.

6.         Grossman JAI, Esteve P. Acute Hand Burns in Children: Special Considerations. The Hand. Vol. 3. WB Saunders Co; 1988.

7.         Grossman JAI . ( ed). Burns of the Upper Extremity. Hand Clinics. WB Saunders Company. May. 1990.

8.         Bocchiotti G, Robotti E, Verna G, Rivarossa A, Grossman JAI . Fasciocutaneous Flaps. Monograph. Institute of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. University of Torino ; 1990.

10.       Grossman JAI, Robotti E, Zimbler A, Tymchuck J. Soft Tissue Reconstruction of the Hand and Upper Extremity. Coiffman F, ed. Cirugia Plastica Reconstructiva Y Esterica, Second Edition. Salvat Editores; 1995.

11.       Basadre J, Grossman JAI. Upper Extremity Nerve Entrapment Syndromes Coiffman F, ed. Cirugia Plastica Reconstructiva Y Esterica, Second Edition. Salvat Editores ; 1995.

12.       Grant RT, Siebert J, Grossman JAI . Upper Extremity Replantation and Revascularization. In: Coiffman F, ed. Cirugia Plastica Reconstructiva Y Esterica , Second Edition. Salvat Editores; 1995.

13.       Grossman JAI , ( ed). Brachial Plexus Surgery. Hand Clinics. WB Saunders Co; 1995.

14.       Grossman JAI, Ramos LE, Robotti E. Orthotics for the Burned Hand in A.A.O.S. Atlas of Orthotics, Third Edition. Mosby; 1996.

15.       Grossman JAI . Soft Tissue Repair and Replacements for the Upper Limb. In: Aston S, Beasley R, Thorne C , (eds). Grabb and Smith’s Plastic Surgery, Fifth Edition. Lippincott-Raven; 1997.

16.       Grossman JAI , ( ed). Infections. In: Tubiana R , ( ed). The Hand. WB Saunders Co; 1998.

17.       Drukker S, Masson J , Grossman JAI. Common Bacterial Infections. In: Tubiana R , ( ed). The Hand. WB Saunders Co; 1998.

18.       Drukker S, Glat PM, Masson J , Grossman JAI. Uncommon Bacterial Infections. In: Tubiana R , ( ed). The Hand. WB Saunders Co; 1998.

19.       A.Kabeer, G. Becker, Glat PM, Masson J, Grossman JAI . Human and Animal Bite Wounds. In: Tubiana R , ( ed). The Hand. WB Saunders Co; 1998.

20.       Becker G, Glat PM, Masson J , Grossman JAI. Mycobacterial Infection. In: Tubiana R , ( ed). The Hand. WB Saunders Co; 1998.

21.       Becker G, Glat PM, Masson J , Grossman JAI. Viral Infections. In: Tubiana R , ( ed). The Hand. WB Saunders Co; 1998.

22.       Becker G, Masson J , Grossman JAI. Fungal Infections. In: Tubiana R , ( ed). The Hand. WB Saunders Co; 1998.

23.       Grossman JAI , Alfonso I, (eds). Brachial plexus and other peripheral nerve injuries in children. Semin Pediatr Neurol. March 2000.

24.       Grossman JAI . Infections. In: Tubiana R , ( ed). Surgery of the Hand and of Disorders of the Upper Limb Affecting the Hand. London : Martin Dunitz Ltd; 2002.

25.       Ramos LE, Grossman JAI, Price AE. Life care planning for the child with a brachial plexus birth injury. In: Weed R, ( ed). Pediatric Life Care Planning and Case Management. Boca Raton , FL : CRC Press; 2004.

26.       Grossman JAI , Russell SM. Cirugia del plexo brachial. In: Coiffman F, ed. Cirugia Plastica , Reconstructiva Y Esterica, Volume 5. Salvat Editores; 2008:4547-4559.

27.       Grossman JAI. De la mano y de la extremidad superior. In: Coiffman F, ed. Cirugia Plastica , Reconstructiva Y Esterica, Volume 5. Salvat Editores; 2008:3979-3992.

28.       Russell SM, Alfonso I, Grossman JAI. Observations on the Etiology of Brachial Plexus Birth Palsy Based on Radiographic, Intraoperative, and Histologic Findings. In: O’Leary J, ed. Shoulder Dystocia and Birth Injury. Third Edition; Humana Press: NY; 2009:289-294.

Selected Proceedings of Meetings (Unpublished) and Invited Lectures:

1.                  Grossman JAI, McGraw JB , Williams MM. Complications of Skin Expansion. Plastic Surgery Forum, 1986.

2.                  Kenna DK, Khouri RK, Grossman JAI , Caldamone AA. Anatomic Clarification of Penile Skin Flaps. Surgical Forum, 1987;38:661-3.

3.                  Grossman JAI, Falcone PA, Puddicombe B, Mathewson K. The Economic Impact of Industrial Fingertip Injuries. Transactions of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 1989.

4.                  Grossman JAI, Zimbler A. The Effect of PEMF on Flexor Tendon Healing in Chickens. Proceedings of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 1990.

5.                  Mogilner A, Rapaport D , Beasley RW, Llinas RR, Grossman JAI. The Non-invasive Study of Cortical Changes Following Upper Extremity Nerve Injury and Amputation. Euro Med Biblio, 1992;1(Suppl):171.

6.                  McDonald S, Glat P, Staffenberg D , Grossman JAI. Soft Tissue Coverage of the Elbow Region: Anatomic Studies and Clinical Experience. Euro Med Biblio. 1992;1(Suppl):235.

7.                  Mohamed G, Rubenstein J , Grossman JAI. The Management of Gunshot Wounds to the Upper Limb. Euro Med Biblio. 1992;1(Suppl):290.

8.                  Staffenberg D, Glat PM, McDonald S, Grossman JAI. Soft Tissue Coverage of the Elbow Region: Anatomic Studies and Clinical Experiences. American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 1992.

9.                  Dailey S, Panasci D, Abbott R, Grossman JAI. Comparison of Imaging Techniques for Obstetrical Brachial Palsy. Abstract at American Society for Peripheral Nerve, 1995.

10.              Choi M, Kulber D, Ramos LE, Grossman JAI. An Outcome Analysis of Surgery for the Hemiparetic Upper Extremity. Poster, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 1996.

11.              Kulber D, Grossman JAI, Choi M , Price A. Surgical Strategies for Managing Forearm Supination Contractures in Children. Abstract presented at the American Association for Surgery of the Hand, 1997.

12.              Cabrera R, Choi M, Kulber D, Grossman JAI . Selective Neurectomy in the Treatment of Spastic Hemiplegia: An Anatomic Study of Median and Ulnar Nerve Branching Patterns. Abstract presented at the American Association for Surgery of the Hand, 1997.

13.              Grossman JAI . Neonatal Brachial Palsy: Surgical Treatment. Presented at the Iberoamerican Academy of Pediatric Neurology VI Annual Congress, Buenos Aires , Argentina , May 26, 1998.

14.              Grossman JAI . Management of Cranial and Peripheral Neuropathies: Peripheral Nerve Injuries. XX Annual Child Neurology Postgraduate Course, Miam, i Children’s Hospital, Miami , Florida , April 22, 1999.

15.              Yaylali I, Alfonso I, Papazian O , Grossman JAI. Early Electrodiagnostic Studies Aid in Determining Surgical Candidates in Infants with Brachial Plexus Birth Trauma. Abstract presented at the International Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand, Istanbul , Turkey , 2001.

16.              Grossman JAI, Price A, Birchansky S, Pacheco E, Sotrel A, Altman N, Yaylali, I, Alfonso I. Comparative Evaluation Of Preoperative MRI, Intraoperative Frozen Section Histology, and Intraoperative Neurophysiology for Evaluating Donor Spinal Nerves in Surgery for Obstetrical Brachial Plexus Injuries. Presented at the International Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand, Istanbul , Turkey , 2001.

17.              Grossman JAI, Tidwell M, Alfonso I, DiTaranto, P, Valencia, H. Pre y Post Asistencia Valorativa de la Intergridad del Nervio a Injertar Para Cirugias de Plexo Braquial. Presented at XXI Congresso de la Sociedad Argentina de Ortopedia y Traumatologia Infantil, Argentina, 2001.

18.              Grossman JAI, Tidwell M, Di Taranto P, Ramos L, Valencia H. Resultados Del Seguimiento de Realizacion Temprana de Neurolisis y By Pass Con Injerto, Con O Sin Simultanea Reconstruccion Del Hombro, en Paralisis del Plexo Braquial por Trauma en el Nacimiento. Presented at XXI Congresso de la Sociedad Argentina de Ortopedia y Traumatologia Infantil, Argentina, 2001.

19.              Peripheral Nerve Surgery in Children. Presented at the Iberoamerican Academy of Pediatric Neurology XII Annual Congress , Madrid , Spain , May, 2002.

20.              Yaylali I, Papazian O, Alfonso I, Jayakar P, Grossman JAI . Early Electrodiagnostic Studies Can Accurately Predict Infants Requiring Surgical Treatment of Obstetrical Brachial Plexus Injuries. Poster Presentation. Child Neurology Society, 31st Annual Meeting, Washington , DC , October 11, 2002.

21.              Grossman JAI . Peripheral Nerve Surgery in Children. Grand Rounds. Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York , New York , November 5, 2002.

22.              Grossman JAI . Management of brachial plexus and other severe nerve injuries in infants, children, and adolescents. Peter Mamunes Memorial Pediatric Grand Rounds. Fort Lauderdale , Florida , October 22, 2002.

23.              Grossman JAI . Surgical treatment of brachial plexus and other nerve lesions in children. Lecture at XIII Iberoamerican Academy of Pediatric Neurology, Merida , Mexico , May 12, 2003.

24.              Di Taranto P, Grossman JAI, Yaylali I,  Ramos L, Price A. Early Surgical treatment of global Brachial Palsy birth injures. Presentation at the VI World Symposium on Congenital Malformations of the Hand and Upper Limb, and 1st South American Symposium on Obstetrical Palsy. Buenos Aires , Argentina , March 28-30, 2004.

25.              Di Taranto P, Grossman JAI , Price A, Campagna L. Outcome Following No operative Treatment of Brachial Plexus Birth InjuresPresentation at the VI World Symposium on Congenital Malformations of the Hand and Upper Limb, and 1st South American Symposium on Obstetrical Palsy. Buenos Aires , Argentina , March 28-30, 2004.

26.              Di Taranto P, Grossman JAI , Yaylali I, Ramos L, Price A. Operative versus no operative treatment of global Brachial Plexus birth injuries. Presentation at the 9th Congress of the International Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand, in Budapest , Hungary , June 13-17, 2004.

27.              Alfonso D, Grossman JAI , Di Taranto P,  Price A. Shoulder function following spinal accessory nerve transfer for Brachial Plexus Birth injury. 59th American Society for Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting in New York , New York , September 7-11, 2004.

28.              Di Taranto P, Grossman JAI, Yaylali I,  Ramos L, Price A. The use of Botulinum toxin type A as a surgical adjunct in the management of brachial plexus palsy trauma. XIV International Symposium on Brachial Plexus Surgery. Club A. Narakus . Brescia , Italy : October 9-11, 2004.

29.              DiTaranto P, Grossman JAI . Operative versus Nonoperative Treatment of Global Brachial Plexus Birth Injuries. Annual meeting of the American Association for Hand Surgery; Puerto Rico , January 2005; recognized as one of two “Outstanding Nerve Presentations.”

30.              DiTaranto P, Grossman JAI . The use of botulinum toxin type a as a surgical adjunct in the management of the brachial plexus birth trauma. American Society for Peripheral Nerve. Puerto Rico , January 2005.

31.              Grossman JAI . Outcome Following Surgical Management of Brachial Plexus Birth Injuries. 15th Annual Dr. Leon Kruger Lecture; Shriners Hospital , Springfield , Mass: May 26, 2005.

32.              Grossman JAI . Brachial Plexus Birth Trauma. Orthopedic rounds, Schneider Children’s Hospital. Tel Aviv , Israel : July 27, 2005.

33.              Grossman JAI . Brachial Plexus Birth Trauma. Child neurology rounds, Shaarey Tzedic Hospital . Jerusalem : August 3, 2005.

34.              Grossman JAI . Brachial Plexus Birth Injuries. Instructional course at the 61st Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH), Washington , DC : September 8, 2006.