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Ann Schwentker, MD

Associate Professor; Director of Residency Program in Plastic Surgery

  • Bachelor's Degree: Yale University
  • Medical Degree: University of Pennsylvania
  • Plastic Surgery Residency: University of Pittsburgh
  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery Fellowship: Hospital for Sick Children - Toronto
Contact Information
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • Department of Pediatric Plastic Surgery
  • 3333 Burnet Avenue
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 45229
  • Office 513-636-4016
  • Email

Peer Reviewed Publications

Gendron, Craig; Schwentker, Ann; van Aalst, John A 2016. Genetic Advances in the Understanding of Microtia. Journal of pediatric genetics, 5 4, 189-197

Zitelli, Kristine B; Sheil, Amy T; Fleck, Robert; Schwentker, Ann; Lucky, Anne W 2015. Idiopathic Facial Aseptic Granuloma: Review of an Evolving Clinical Entity. Pediatric dermatology, 32 4, e136-9

Rubin, J Peter; Nguyen, Vu; Schwentker, Ann 2004. Perioperative management of the post-gastric-bypass patient presenting for body contour surgery. Clinics in plastic surgery, 31 4, 601-10, vi

Schwentker, Ann; Billiar, Timothy R 2003. Nitric oxide and wound repair. The Surgical clinics of North America, 83 3, 521-30

Weller, Richard; Schwentker, Ann; Billiar, Timothy R; Vodovotz, Yoram 2003. Autologous nitric oxide protects mouse and human keratinocytes from ultraviolet B radiation-induced apoptosis. American journal of physiology. Cell physiology, 284 5, C1140-8

Carty, Sally E; Colson, Yolonda L; Garvey, Laura S; Schuchert, Vaishali D; Schwentker, Ann; Tzeng, Edith; Corcoran, Noreen A; Simmons, Richard L; Webster, Marshall W; Billiar, Timothy R 2002. Maternity policy and practice during surgery residency: how we do it. Surgery, 132 4, 682-7; discussion 68

Schwentker, Ann; Billiar, Timothy R 2002. Inducible nitric oxide synthase: from cloning to therapeutic applications. World journal of surgery, 26 7, 772-8

Schwentker, Ann; Vodovotz, Yoram; Weller, Richard; Billiar, Timothy R 2002. Nitric oxide and wound repair: role of cytokines? Nitric oxide : biology and chemistry / official journal of the Nitric Oxide Society, 7 1, 1-10

Schwentker, A; Evans, S M; Partington, M; Johnson, B L; Koch, C J; Thom, S R 1998. A model of wound healing in chronically radiation-damaged rat skin. Cancer letters, 128 1, 71-8