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David Hom, MD

Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, UC College of Medicine<br>UC Health Otolaryngologist

Education/Credentials
  • Medical Degree: University of California
  • Resident Training: University of California
  • Resident Training: University of Michigan Hospital
  • Fellowship Training: American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications & Licenses
  • American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 1988
  • American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 1991
  • Fellow American College of Surgeons, 1995
Contact Information
  • UC Health Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • 7675 Wellness Way
  • Suite 309
  • West Chester, Ohio 45069
  • Office 513-475-8444
  • Fax 513-475-8228
  • Email david.hom@uc.edu

Peer Reviewed Publications

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Hom, David B; Hom, Katherine A 2015. Do topical products reduce postincision scars? The Laryngoscope, 125 2, 282-3

Vennemeyer, J J; Hopkins, T; Hershcovitch, M; Little, K D; Hagen, M C; Minteer, D; Hom, D B; Marra, K; Pixley, S K 2015. Initial observations on using magnesium metal in peripheral nerve repair. Journal of biomaterials applications, 29 8, 1145-54

Visscher, Marty O; Bailey, J Kevin; Hom, David B 2014. Scar treatment variations by skin type. Facial plastic surgery clinics of North America, 22 3, 453-62

Hom, David B; Ingraffea, Adam 2013. Facial skin: contemporary topics for the surgeon. Facial plastic surgery clinics of North America, 21 1, xv

Houlton, Jeffrey J; Hom, David B 2013. Approaching delayed-healing wounds on the face and neck. Facial plastic surgery clinics of North America, 21 1, 81-93

Gantwerker, Eric A; Hom, David B 2012. Skin: histology and physiology of wound healing. Clinics in plastic surgery, 39 1, 85-97

Gantwerker, Eric Alan; Hom, David B 2012. Principles to minimize scars. Facial plastic surgery : FPS, 28 5, 473-86

Hershcovitch, Meir D; Hom, David B 2012. Update in wound healing in facial plastic surgery. Archives of facial plastic surgery, 14 6, 387-93

Hom, David B 2012. Scar revision in the 21st century. Facial plastic surgery : FPS, 28 5, 471-2

Sun, Gordon H; Patil, Yash J; Harmych, Brian M; Hom, David B 2012. Inpatients with gunshot wounds to the face. The Journal of craniofacial surgery, 23 1, e62-5

Gantwerker, Eric A; Hom, David B 2011. Skin: histology and physiology of wound healing. Facial plastic surgery clinics of North America, 19 3, 441-53

Hershcovitch, Meir D; Sun, Gordon H; Hom, David B; Mutasim, Diya 2011. Pathology quiz case 1. Granuloma faciale (GF). Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery, 137 4, 410, 413

Hom, David B; Sun, Gordon H; Elluru, Ravindhra G 2009. A contemporary review of wound healing in otolaryngology: current state and future promise. The Laryngoscope, 119 11, 2099-110

Burkart, Collin M; Grisel, Jedidiah J; Hom, David B 2008. Spontaneous nasal septal perforation with antiangiogenic bevacizumab therapy. The Laryngoscope, 118 9, 1539-41

Hom, David B; Unger, Gretchen M; Pernell, Kerri J; Manivel, J Carlos 2005. Improving surgical wound healing with basic fibroblast growth factor after radiation. The Laryngoscope, 115 3, 412-22

Brissett, Anthony E; Hom, David B 2003. The effects of tissue sealants, platelet gels, and growth factors on wound healing. Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery, 11 4, 245-50

Hom, David B; Manivel, J Carlos 2003. Promoting healing with recombinant human platelet-derived growth factor--BB in a previously irradiated problem wound. The Laryngoscope, 113 9, 1566-71

Hom, David B; Thatcher, Gentry; Tibesar, Robert 2002. Growth factor therapy to improve soft tissue healing. Facial plastic surgery : FPS, 18 1, 41-52

Hom, D B 2001. Treating the elusive keloid. Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery, 127 9, 1140-3

Hom, D B; Goding, G S; Price, J A; Pernell, K J; Maisel, R H 2000. The effects of conjugated deferoxamine in porcine skin flaps. Head & neck, 22 6, 579-84

Hom, D B; Simplot, T C; Pernell, K J; Manivel, J C; Song, C W 2000. Vascular and epidermal effects of fibroblast growth factor on irradiated and nonirradiated skin flaps. The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology, 109 7, 667-75

Tibesar, R J; Roy, S; Hom, D B 2000. Bilateral Le Fort I fracture from a lightning strike injury to the face. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 123 5, 647-9

Blaivas, M; Hom, D B; Younger, J G 1999. Thyroid gland hematoma after blunt cervical trauma. The American journal of emergency medicine, 17 4, 348-50

Hom, D B; Adams, G; Koreis, M; Maisel, R 1999. Choosing the optimal wound dressing for irradiated soft tissue wounds. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 121 5, 591-8

Chang, H S; Hom, D B; Agarwal, R P; Pernell, K; Manivel, J C; Song, C 1998. Effects of basic fibroblast growth factor on irradiated porcine skin flaps. Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery, 124 3, 307-12

Hom, D B; Winters, M 1998. Effects of angiogenic growth factors and a penetrance enhancer on composite grafts. The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology, 107 9 Pt 1, 769-74

Tsang, A P; Fujiwara, Y; Hom, D B; Orkin, S H 1998. Failure of megakaryopoiesis and arrested erythropoiesis in mice lacking the GATA-1 transcriptional cofactor FOG. Genes & development, 12 8, 1176-88

Hom, D B; Medhi, K; Assefa, G; Juhn, S K; Johnston, T P 1996. Vascular effects of sustained-release fibroblast growth factors. The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology, 105 2, 109-16

Soumekh, B; Hom, D B; Levine, S; Juhn, S K; Antonelli, P J 1996. Treatment of chronic tympanic-membrane perforations with a platelet-derived releasate. The American journal of otology, 17 4, 506-11

Bier-Laning, C M; Hom, D B; Gapany, M; Manivel, J C; Duvall, A J 1995. Microcystic adnexal carcinoma: management options based on long-term follow-up. The Laryngoscope, 105 11, 1197-201

Hom, D B 1995. Growth factors in wound healing. Otolaryngologic clinics of North America, 28 5, 933-53

Hom, D B; Adams, G L; Monyak, D 1995. Irradiated soft tissue and its management. Otolaryngologic clinics of North America, 28 5, 1003-19

Kornfeld, K; Hom, D B; Horvitz, H R 1995. The ksr-1 gene encodes a novel protein kinase involved in Ras-mediated signaling in C. elegans. Cell, 83 6, 903-13

Hom, D B 1994. Growth factors and wound healing in otolaryngology. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 110 6, 560-4

Hom, D B 1994. The wound healing response to grafted tissues. Otolaryngologic clinics of North America, 27 1, 13-24

Ondrey, F G; Hom, D B 1994. Effects of nutrition on wound healing. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 110 6, 557-9

Hom, D B; Assefa, G; Song, C W 1993. Endothelial cell growth factor (ECGF) application to irradiated soft tissue. The Laryngoscope, 103 2, 165-70

Hom, D B; Marentette, L J 1993. A practical methodology to analyze facial deformities. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 109 5, 826-38

Hom, D B; Assefa, G 1992. Effects of endothelial cell growth factor on vascular compromised skin flaps. Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery, 118 6, 624-8

Hom, D B; Maisel, R H 1992. Angiogenic growth factors: their effects and potential in soft tissue wound healing. The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology, 101 4, 349-54

McCollough, E G; Hom, D B; Weigel, M T; Anderson, J R 1990. Augmentation mentoplasty using Mersilene mesh. Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery, 116 10, 1154-8

McCollough, E G; Hom, D B 1989. Correction of the enlarged earlobe: auricular lobuloplasty--an adjunctive face-lift procedure. The Laryngoscope, 99 11, 1193-4

Hom, D B; Baker, S R; Graham, L M; McClatchey, K D 1988. Utilizing angiogenic agents to expedite the neovascularization process in skin flaps. The Laryngoscope, 98 5, 521-6

Sullivan, M J; Hom, D B; Passamani, P P; DiPietro, M A 1987. An unusual complication of tracheostomy. Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery, 113 2, 198-9

Anderson, Todd A; Yu, Vivian; Hom, David B; Odland, Rick M . Interstitial delivery of vascular endothelial growth factor to skin flaps. Archives of facial plastic surgery : official publication for the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Inc. and the International Federation of Facial Plastic Surgery Societies, 12 5, 326-31

Hom, D B . A new era of discovery in facial plastic surgery. Archives of facial plastic surgery : official publication for the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Inc. and the International Federation of Facial Plastic Surgery Societies, 2 3, 166-72

Hom, David B . New developments in wound healing relevant to facial plastic surgery. Archives of facial plastic surgery : official publication for the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Inc. and the International Federation of Facial Plastic Surgery Societies, 10 6, 402-6

Hom, David B . Enhancing the art of care during awake procedures. JAMA facial plastic surgery, 17 1, 5-6

Hom, David B; Linzie, Bradley M; Huang, Trevor C . The healing effects of autologous platelet gel on acute human skin wounds. Archives of facial plastic surgery : official publication for the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Inc. and the International Federation of Facial Plastic Surgery Societies, 9 3, 174-83