Gregory D. Pearson, MD :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Contact Information

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
700 Children's Dr Rm ED260A
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-5845
FX: (614) 722-5826

Location Information for Patients

Main Campus
Westerville Surgery Center

Biography

Gregory D. Pearson, MD, is a member of the Cleft Palate/Craniofacial Team and also helps staff the Vascular Malformations Clinic at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Plastic Surgery at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Pearson sees patients in the Plastic Surgery Clinic located in the Outpatient Care Center at Nationwide Children’s. Along with members of the section of Neurosurgery, he now performs reconstruction of complex craniofacial anomalies at Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

Gender:

  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • Ohio State University College of Medicine
    Date Completed: 06/12/1998

Residency

  • Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/2002

Residency

  • Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/2004

Fellowship

  • Indiana University School of Medicine
    Date Completed: 06/30/2005

Department:

  • Pediatric Surgery

Section:

  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Specialty:

  • Plastic Surgery

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 10/31/2005

Publications

  • Vargo J, Larsen M, Pearson G. 2016. Component Separation Technique for Repair of Massive Abdominal Wall Defects at a Pediatric Hospital.  Annals of Plastic Surgery. Vol. 77, no. 5. (November): 555-559.
  • Yanes,Daniel,A; Pearson,Gregory,D; Witman,Patricia,M. 2016. Infantile Hemangiomas of the Lip: Patterns, Outcomes, and Implications.  Pediatric dermatology. Vol. 33, no. 5. (September): 511-517.
  • Cromeens B, Leonard J, Governale L, et al. 2016. The Separation of Pygopagus Conjoined Twins with Fused Spinal Cords and Imperforate Anus.  J Ped Surg Case Reports. Vol. 11, no. August 2016. (August): e47–49.
  • Walia H, Whitaker E, Pearson G, Tobias, J. 2016. General Anesthesia With Dexmedetomidine and Remifentanil in a 3-Year-Old Child: An Alternative Anesthetic Regimen to Allay Parental Concerns of the Potential Neurocognitive Effects of General Anesthesia.  J Med Cases. Vol. 7, no. 3. (July): 109-113.
  • Khansa,Ibrahim; Khansa,Lara; Pearson,Gregory,D. 2016. Surgeon Reimbursements in Maxillofacial Trauma Surgery: Effect of the Affordable Care Act in Ohio.  PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY. Vol. 137, no. 2. (February): 613-618.
  • Khansa,Ibrahim; Khansa,Lara; Pearson,Gregory,D. 2016. Patient Satisfaction After Rhinoplasty: A Social Media Analysis.  AESTHETIC SURGERY JOURNAL. Vol. 36, no. 1. (January): NP1-NP5.
  • Kamata,Mineto; Whitaker,Emmett; Bryant,Jason; Besner,Gail; Leonard,Jeffrey; Governale,Lance,S; Pearson,Gregory,D; Kirschner,Richard,E; Wood,Richard; Levitt,Marc; Tobias,Joseph,D. 2016. Anesthetic management of pygopagus conjoined twins: techniques to evaluate cross-circulation.  INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL MEDICINE. Vol. 9, no. 3. (January): 6902-6910.
  • Khansa,Ibrahim; Khansa,Lara; Pearson,Gregory,D. 2015. Professional Reimbursements in Maxillofacial Trauma Surgery: Effect of the Affordable Care Act.  Plastic and reconstructive surgery. Vol. 136, no. 4. (October): 138-139.
  • Khansa I, Khansa L, Pearson GD. 2015. Patient Satisfaction After Rhinoplasty: A Social Media Analysis.  Aesthetic Surgery Journal. Vol. 35, no. June: e..
  • Carruthers,Katherine,H; McMahan,James,D; Taylor,Anne; Pearson,Gregory; Tiwari,Pankaj; Kocak,Ergun. 2015. Patient Attitudes Toward Resident Participation in Cosmetic vs Reconstructive Outpatient Consultations.  JOURNAL OF SURGICAL EDUCATION. Vol. 72, no. 3. (May): 477-482.
  • Pearson, GD, Kirschner, RK. 2015. Cleft Palate Repair. In Comprehensive Cleft Care Family Edition. Edited by Losee JE, Kirschner RE, Smith DM, Lawrence CR, Straub A. London: CRC Press.
  • Carrau D, Kahwash S, Pearson G. 2015. Cutaneous angiomyolipoma masquerading as a neurofibroma in a child with neurofibromatosis type 1.  Pediatric Dermatology. Vol. May/June 2015, no. January: 32(3):423-4.
  • Pearson, GD, Kirschner, RK. 2014. Cleft Lip and Palate Malformations. In Congenital Malformations of the Head and Neck. Edited by Elden LM, Zur KB. New York, NY: Springer.
  • Gregory D. Pearson, MD. 2013. CPT Coding: Clefting of the Palate.  Maxillofacial News. Vol. Fall, no. 2013. (September): e5.
  • Gregory D. Pearson, MD. 2013. CPT Coding: Clefting of the Palate.  Maxillofacial News. Vol. Spring, no. 2013. (April): e5.
  • Gregory D. Pearson. 2012. CPT Coding: Orbital Floor Fractures.  Maxillofacial News. Vol. Winter 2012, no. Winter 2012. (October): e11.
  • McAnneny,Alison; Durden,Frederick; Pearson,Gregory,D; Tiwari,Pankaj. 2012. Intra-flap thrombosis secondary to acute sickle crisis: a case report.  MICROSURGERY. Vol. 32, no. 7. (October): 585-587.
  • Pearson, Gregory D. 2012. CPT Coding: Zygomaticomaxillary (ZMC) Fractures.  Maxillofacial News. Vol. Fall 2012, no. September: e10.
  • Gregory D. Pearson. 2012. CPT Coding: Zygomaticomaxillary (ZMC) Fractures.  Maxillofacial News (ASMS). Vol. Fall 2012, no. Fall 2012. (September): e10.
  • Gregory D. Pearson. 2011. CPT Coding: Global Periods and CPT Codes.  Maxillofacial News (ASMS). Vol. Fall 2011, no. Fall 2011. (September): e10.
  • Pearson,Gregory,D; Kirschner,Richard,E. 2011. Surgery for cleft palate and velopharyngeal dysfunction.  Seminars in speech and language. Vol. 32, no. 2. (May): 179-190.
  • Kelly, A, Pearson, GD. 2011. Protein C Deficiency: a case review.  Neonatal Netw. Vol. 30, no. 3. (May): 153-159.
  • Gregory D. Pearson. 2011. CPT Coding: Open Mandible Fractures.  Maxillofacial News (ASMS). Vol. Spring 2011, no. Spring 2011. (March): e13.
  • Gregory Pearson. 2010. Code of the Month 20129 - Removal by contouring of benign tumor of facial bone (e.g., fibrous dysplasia).  Maxillofacial News - ASMS. Vol. Summer/Fall 2010, no. Summer/Fall 2010. (September): e10.
  • Gregory Pearson. 2010. Case of the Month: Pierre Robin Sequence with Associated Apnea.  Maxillofacial News (ASMS). Vol. Summer/Fall 2010, no. Summer/Fall 2010. (September): e10.
  • Pearson, Gregory D. 2010. Case of the Month.  Maxillofacial News - ASMS. Vol. Summer/Fall 2010, no. Summer/Fall 2010. (September): e11.
  • Pearson, GD. 2009. Facial Alloplastic Implants, Malar and Submalar.  eMedicine. Vol. web-based publication, no. April: e..
  • Pearson, GD. 2008. Skin, Congenital Hairy Nevus.  eMedicine. Vol. 19, no. 1. (August): 65-71.
  • Pearson GD., Ruberg RL. 2008. A History of Plastic Surgery. In Plastic Surgery: Indications and Practice. Edited by Guyuron. Amsterdam: Elsevier.
  • Pearson GD., Havlik RJ., Eppley B., Nykiel M., Sadove AM. 2008. Craniosynostosis: A Single Institution's Outcome Assessment from Surgical Reconstruction.  Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. Vol. 19, no. 1. (January): 65-71.
  • Pearson, GD. 2007. Book Review of "Local Flaps in Head and Neck Reconstruction".  Annals of Plastic Surgery. Vol. 5, no. 59. (January): e593.
  • Pearson, Gregory, D; Goodman, Micheal; Sadove, A Michael. 2005. Congenital nevus: the Indiana University's approach to treatment.  JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY. Vol. 16, no. 5. (September): 915-920.
  • Pearson GD., Vasko SD. 2005. Chest Reconstruction after Desmoid Tumor.  Surgical Rounds. Vol. 8, no. 28. (January): 385-388.
  • Gregory D. Pearson. Mandibular Distration in Neonates with Robin Sequence: A Study Demonstrating the Long Term Imporvements in Obstructive Apnea. In American Cleft Palate - Craniofacial Association Annual Meeting
  • Gregory D. Pearson. Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Neonates with Robin Sequence: The Importance of Polysomnograph in Their Management When Undergoing Mandibular Distraction. In American Cleft Palate - Craniofacial Association Annual Meeting
  • Khansa I, Pearson G, Hall C, Baylis A, Madhoun L, Splaingard M, Kirschner R. Airway and feeding outcomes of mandibular distraction, tongue-lip adhesion and conservative management in Pierre-Robin sequence: a prospective study.  Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
  • Gordillo G, Pearson G, Kirschner R, Witman P, Fernandez E, Meyer M. Urinary Excretion of MicroRNA-126 is a Biomarker for Hemangioma Proliferation.  Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
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