Faculty Profile

Dr. Charles Kenneth Herman, M.D.

Charles Kenneth Herman, M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery (Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery)

Professional Interests

Attending Surgeon at Albert Einstein College of Medicine Hospitals, New York


Medical Director of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Pocono Health Systems,

206 East Brown Street, East Stroudsburg , PA 18301



Selected Publications

Strauch, Berish, Herman, Charles K., Rohde, Christine, and Baum, Thomas.  “Mid-Body Contouring in the Massive Weight Loss Patient.”  Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  117:7 (June 2006), 2200-2211.


Herman, Charles K., Patel, Sameer A., McEnerney, Nikolas, Garvey, Richard, Roland, Donald, Greenstein, Bruce, Liebling, Ralph W.  “Combined Post-Bariatric Body Contouring and Incisional Hernia Repair:  A Multidisciplinary Approach” [Abstract]. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases 1:3 (May/June 2005), p. 276.


Weber, Renata, Benacquista, Teresa, Suggs, William, Herman, Charles K., and Strauch, Berish.  “Palmar Arch Revascularization for Arterial Occlusion of the Distal Upper Extremity.”  Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, 21:7 (July 2005), pp. 303-306.


Strauch, Berish, Elkowitz, Marc, Baum, Thomas, and Herman, Charles K.  “The Superolateral Pedicle for Breast Surgery:  An Operation for All Reasons.”  Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 115:5 (15 April 2005), pp. 1269-1277.


Herman, Charles K., Diaz, John F., and Strauch, Berish.  “Nerve Conduits in Peripheral Nerve Repair.”  Atlas of the Hand Clinics, 10:1 (March 2005), pp. 125-133.


Strauch, Berish, Goldberg, Neal, and Herman, Charles K.  “Sural Nerve Harvest:  Anatomy and Technique.”  Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, 21:2 (February 2005), pp. 133-136.


Herman, Charles K., Goldstein, Robert D., and Shapiro, Nella.  “Latissimus Dorsi Musculocutaneous Flap Based on the Serratus Anterior Collateral” [Brief Communication].  Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 115:1 (January 2005), pp. 346-347.


Bitar, George J., Herman, Charles K., Dahman, Mohammed I., and Hoard, Martin A.  “Basal Cell Nevus Syndrome: Guidelines for Early Detection.”  American Family Physician, 65:12 (15 June 2002), pp. 2501-2504.


Winkler, Sheldon, Bogert, Meredith C., and Herman, Charles K.  "Nutrition and the Geriatric Surgery Patient."  Chapter 19, pp. 295-308.  In Handbook of Nutrition in the Aged, Third Edition.  Ronald R. Watson, ed.  CRC Press, 2000.


Herman, Charles KPhotosensitizers for Photodynamic Therapy

Shaeffer Library Permanent Collection, Albany Medical College Press, 2000.


Herman, Charles K., Bratslavsky, Gennady, and Miller, Roberta.  "Sneddon's Syndrome in a 59 Year-Old Caucasian Male with Hyperhomocysteinemia."  Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, September 1999, p. S33.


Herman, Charles K. and Miller, Roberta.  "Sneddon's Syndrome in a 59 Year-Old    Caucasian Male with Hyperhomocysteinemia."  American Geriatrics Society Abstracts-On-Disk: 1997-1999.  Abstract #1999-88.


Herman, Charles K. and Miller, Roberta.  "Sneddon's Syndrome in a 59 Year-Old Caucasian Male with Hyperhomocysteinemia." Albany

Medical Review, 2:1 (15 March 1999), p. 13.


Herman, Charles K.  "Photodynamic Cancer Therapy." Albany Medical Review, 1:2 (5 Nov 1998), p. 7.


Pandey, Ravindra K. and Herman, Charles K.  "Shedding Some Light on Tumors:    Second and Third Generation Photosensitizers for Photodynamic Therapy."  Chemistry and Industry, Issue 18 (21 Sept 1998), pp. 739-742.


Research in photodynamic therapy cited in Roswell Park Communication, 20 July 1998, p. 2.


Herman, Charles K.  "Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of New Photosensitizers Related to Pyropheophorbide-a." Roswell Park Cancer Institute Summer Research Abstracts, August 1993, p. 19.


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