Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

John Potochny, MD

John Potochny, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
Division of Plastic Surgery
Disease Teams:
Breast Cancer
jdp105@psu.edu

Research Interests

  • Mammaplasty
  • Wounds and Injuries
  • Breast Implants
  • Anaplastic Large-Cell Lymphoma
  • Skin
  • Seroma
  • Surgeons
  • Abdominal Muscles
  • Abdominal Wall
  • Breast
  • Acellular Dermis
  • Transplants

Clinical Trials

CUFF Study: Characterization of Upper Limb Function following Mastectomy and Reconstruction for Breast Cancer

Recent Publications

2021

Perdikis, G, Eaves, FF, Glassman, GE, Walker, S, Huang, LC, Mast, B, Damitz, L, Rubin, JP, Serletti, JM, Hansen, J, Potochny, J, Kenkel, J, Taub, PJ, Sobczyk, S, Gilman, RH, Saint-Cyr, MH & Cederna, P 2021, 'Aesthetic Surgery in Plastic Surgery Academia', Aesthetic Surgery Journal, vol. 41, no. 7, pp. 829-841. https://doi.org/10.1093/asj/sjaa181
Mankarious, M, Massand, S & Potochny, J 2021, 'Considerations for Elective Surgery in the Post-COVID-19 Patient', Aesthetic Surgery Journal, vol. 41, no. 10, pp. NP1347-NP1348. https://doi.org/10.1093/asj/sjab214
Potochny, JD 2021, Gauging too much information: Discussing a young mother's options for reconstructive surgery. in Medical Humanities: Criticism and Creativity Breast Cancer Inside Out: Bodies, Biographies & Beliefs. Peter Lang AG, pp. 53-60.

2020

Noel, OF, Fornadley, J & Potochny, J 2020, 'Restoring the Severed Breast and Chest following Seat Belt Trauma', Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - Global Open. https://doi.org/10.1097/GOX.0000000000002849
Vidt, ME, Potochny, J, Dodge, D, Green, M, Sturgeon, K, Kass, R & Schmitz, KH 2020, 'The influence of mastectomy and reconstruction on residual upper limb function in breast cancer survivors', Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, vol. 182, no. 3, pp. 531-541. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10549-020-05717-z

2019

Roberts, JM, Carr, LW, Jones, A, Schilling, A, MacKay, DR & Potochny, JD 2019, 'A Prospective Approach to Inform and Treat 1340 Patients at Risk for BIA-ALCL', Plastic and reconstructive surgery, vol. 144, no. 1, pp. 46-54. https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000005703
Carr, LW, Roberts, J & Potochny, JD 2019, 'How Breast Implant Surface Type Is Influenced by Breast Implant-associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma: A Survey of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons', Annals of plastic surgery, vol. 82, no. 4S Suppl 3, pp. S208-S211. https://doi.org/10.1097/SAP.0000000000001880

2017

Leberfinger, AN, Behar, BJ, Williams, NC, Rakszawski, KL, Potochny, JD, MacKay, DR & Ravnic, DJ 2017, 'Breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma: A systematic review', JAMA Surgery, vol. 152, no. 12, pp. 1161-1168. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamasurg.2017.4026
O'Brien, LK, Drobnick, P, Gehman, M, Hollenbeak, CS, Iantosca, M, Luchs, S, Manning, M, Palm, S, Potochny, J, Ritzman, A, Tetro-Viozzi, J, Trauger, ME & Armstrong, A 2017, 'Improving Responsiveness to Patient Phone Calls: A Pilot Study', Journal of Patient Experience, pp. 101-107. <https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5593260/>
Trost, JG, Licht, AL, Potochny, JD & Hollier, LH 2017, Pediatric hand trauma. in Pediatric Trauma: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment, Second Edition. CRC Press, pp. 321-332. https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315113746
Flurry, MD, Herring, KL, Carr, LW, Hauck, RM & Potochny, JD 2017, 'Salve and burdock: A safe, effective Amish remedy for treatment of traumatic wounds?', Advances in Skin and Wound Care, vol. 30, no. 5, pp. 213-217. https://doi.org/10.1097/01.ASW.0000515079.07160.e3

Clinical Trials Search


Children (age < 18 years)
Adults (age >= 18 years)