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Plastic Surgery Trials

Creation of a Tissue Repository for Biological Samples from Congenital Nevi and Other Neurocristopathies
Aims: Tissue banking study to gather specimens for other research.
Diagnosis: Large or Giant Congenital Melanocytic Nevus
Principal Investigator: Bruce S. Bauer, MD
IRB Approval Number: EH11-114
Sponsor:  NorthShore University HealthSystem
Contact:  Interested patients may contact Gnathan Carpenter, RN, 847.570.2949gcarpenter@northshore.org
Open to Enrollment:  Yes

Prospective, Randomized Multi-Center Clinical Study Comparing Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Prosthetic Acellular Dermal Matrix (ADM) Assisted Immediate Post-Mastectomy Breast Reconstruction
Aims: To directly compare the surgical and cosmetic outcomes between two commercially available ADMs for immediate post-mastectomy breast reconstruction.
Diagnosis: Post-Mastectomy breast reconstruction
Principal Investigator: Mark Sisco, MD
IRB Approval Number: EH16-312
Sponsor:  NorthShore University HealthSystem
Contact:  Interested patients may contact Peter Frost, 847.570.2935pfrost@northshore.org
Open to Enrollment:  Yes