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James P. Bradley, MD



James P. Bradley, MD



Chief, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Temple University Hospital
Professor of Surgery, Temple University
School of Medicine

Email: James.Bradley@tuhs.temple.edu



Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery


Educational Background:


Undergraduate degree, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, 1987


MD, Thomas Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, 1991


Residency (General Surgery), Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1996


Residency (Plastic Surgery), Institute of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY, 1999


Fellowship (Craniofacial Surgery), University of California - Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, 2000


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clinical and Research Interests:

  • Body contouring
  • Cosmetic/aesthetic surgery (facelift, necklift, browlift, eyelid
  • Craniofacial
  • Derma fillers
  • General plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • Liposuction
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Wound care

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Board Certifications:


  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

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Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

25989298. Gassman AA, Lewis MS, Bradley JP, Lee JC, Remote Ischemic Preconditioning Improves the Viability of Donor Lipoaspirate during Murine Fat Transfer. Plast Reconstr Surg 136:3(495-502)2015 Sep

25961069. Maxhimer JB, Bradley JP, Lee JC, Signaling pathways in osteogenesis and osteoclastogenesis: Lessons from cranial sutures and applications to regenerative medicine. Genes Dis 2:1(57-68)2015 Mar

25875725. Kohan E, Roostaeian J, Yuan JT, Fan KL, Federico C, Kawamoto H, Bradley JP, Customized bilaminar resorbable mesh with BMP-2 promotes cranial bone defect healing. Ann Plast Surg 74:5(603-8)2015 May

25569422. Lee JC, Andrews BT, Abdollahi H, Lambi AG, Pereira CT, Bradley JP, Computed tomography image guidance for more accurate repair of anterior table frontal sinus fractures. J Craniofac Surg 26:1(e64-7)2015 Jan

25539321. Lai LH, Hui BK, Nguyen PD, Yee KS, Martz MG, Bradley JP, Lee JC, Lateral incisor agenesis predicts maxillary hypoplasia and Le Fort I advancement surgery in cleft patients. Plast Reconstr Surg 135:1(142e-8e)2015 Jan

25158707. Bradley JP, Lee JC, Discussion: the effects of whole-vault cranioplasty versus strip craniectomy on long-term neuropsychological outcomes in sagittal craniosynostosis. Plast Reconstr Surg 134:3(502-3)2014 Sep

25028836. Lee JC, Bradley JP, Le Fort III distraction using rotation advancement of the midface in patients with cleft lip and palate. Plast Reconstr Surg 134:1(165e-166e)2014 Jul

24607189. Lee JC, Bradley JP, Surgical considerations in pierre robin sequence. Clin Plast Surg 41:2(211-7)2014 Apr

24469168. Lee JC, Slack GC, Walker R, Graves L, Yen S, Woo J, Ambaram R, Martz MG, Kawamoto HK Jr, Bradley JP, Maxillary hypoplasia in the cleft patient: contribution of orthodontic dental space closure to orthognathic surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg 133:2(355-61)2014 Feb

23714793. Gabbay JS, Yuan JT, Andrews BT, Kawamoto HK, Bradley JP, Fibrous dysplasia of the zygomaticomaxillary region: outcomes of surgical intervention. Plast Reconstr Surg 131:6(1329-38)2013 Jun

23676519. Slack GC, Tabit CJ, Allam KA, Kawamoto HK, Bradley JP, Parry-Romberg reconstruction: beneficial results despite poorer fat take. Ann Plast Surg 73:3(307-10)2014 Sep

23629092. Andrews BT, Fan KL, Roostaeian J, Federico C, Bradley JP, Incidence of concomitant airway anomalies when using the university of California, Los Angeles, protocol for neonatal mandibular distraction. Plast Reconstr Surg 131:5(1116-23)2013 May

23599942. Tanna N, Broer PN, Allen RJ, Aston SJ, Baker DC, Bradley JP, Chiu DT, DeLacure MD, Lesavoy MA, Levine JP, Mehrara BJ, Mu L, McCarthy JG, Obituary: Remembering the legacy of Dr. William W. Shaw. Plast Reconstr Surg 131:2(270e-4e)2013 Feb

23524705. Chan FC, Kawamoto HK, Federico C, Bradley JP, Soft-tissue volumetric changes following monobloc distraction procedure: analysis using digital three-dimensional photogrammetry system (3dMD). J Craniofac Surg 24:2(416-20)2013 Mar

23241771. Tanna N, Im DD, Azhar H, Roostaeian J, Lesavoy MA, Bradley JP, Jarrahy R, Inferior turbinoplasty during cosmetic rhinoplasty: techniques and trends. Ann Plast Surg 72:1(5-8)2014 Jan

23154378. Fan KL, Federico C, Kawamoto HK, Bradley JP, Optimizing the timing and technique of Treacher Collins orbital malar reconstruction. J Craniofac Surg 23:7 Suppl 1(2033-7)2012 Nov

23154357. Slack GC, Tabit CJ, Allam KA, Kawamoto HK, Bradley JP, Parry-Romberg reconstruction: optimal timing for hard and soft tissue procedures. J Craniofac Surg 23:7 Suppl 1(1969-73)2012 Nov

23147335. Chan FC, Kawamoto HK, Bradley JP, 18-gauge needle cap as adjunct to prevent kinking of endotracheal tube. J Craniofac Surg 23:6(1856)2012 Nov

22743900. Roostaeian J, Fan KL, Sorice S, Tabit CJ, Liao E, Rahgozar P, Tanna N, Bradley JP, Evaluation of plastic surgery training programs: integrated/combined versus independent. Plast Reconstr Surg 130:1(157e-167e)2012 Jul

22374002. Tanna N, Lesavoy MA, Kawamoto HK, Boyd JB, Fedortsova N, Andrews BT, Bradley JP, Experiential learning in aesthetic surgery training: a quantitative comparison among surgical subspecialties. Plast Reconstr Surg 129:3(528e-534e)2012 Mar

22337459. Tanna N, Wan DC, Perry AD, Kawamoto HK, Bradley JP, Paramedian mandibular cleft: revisiting the Tessier classification. J Craniofac Surg 23:1(e38-40)2012 Jan

22337385. Wan DC, Levi B, Kawamoto H, Tanna N, Tabit C, do Amaral CR, Bradley JP, Correction of hypertelorbitism: evaluation of relapse on long-term follow-up. J Craniofac Surg 23:1(113-7)2012 Jan

22261563. Fan K, Andrews BT, Liao E, Allam K, Raposo Amaral CA, Bradley JP, Protection of the temporomandibular joint during syndromic neonatal mandibular distraction using condylar unloading. Plast Reconstr Surg 129:5(1151-61)2012 May

22090250. Tanna N, Boyd JB, Kawamoto HK, Miller TA, Da Lio AL, Azhar H, Bradley JP, Reconstructive surgery training: increased operative volume in plastic surgery residency programs. Plast Reconstr Surg 129:3(781-8)2012 Mar

21364426. Basseri B, Kianmahd BD, Roostaeian J, Kohan E, Wasson KL, Basseri RJ, Bradley JP, Current national incidence, trends, and health care resource utilization of cleft lip-cleft palate. Plast Reconstr Surg 127:3(1255-62)2011 Mar

21285785. Allam KA, Wan DC, Kawamoto HK, Bradley JP, Sedano HO, Saied S, The spectrum of median craniofacial dysplasia. Plast Reconstr Surg 127:2(812-21)2011 Feb

21285784. Tanna N, Wan DC, Kawamoto HK, Bradley JP, Craniofacial microsomia soft-tissue reconstruction comparison: inframammary extended circumflex scapular flap versus serial fat grafting. Plast Reconstr Surg 127:2(802-11)2011 Feb

21187805. Allam KA, Wan DC, Khwanngern K, Kawamoto HK, Tanna N, Perry A, Bradley JP, Treatment of apert syndrome: a long-term follow-up study. Plast Reconstr Surg 127:4(1601-11)2011 Apr

21124151. Wan DC, Tanna N, Allam KA, Perry A, Bradley JP, Gradual orbital contraction after facial bipartition: correction of wide no. 0 to 14 craniofacial cleft. Plast Reconstr Surg 126:6(2109-12)2010 Dec

20639799. Kohan E, Hazany S, Roostaeian J, Allam K, Head C, Wald S, Vyas R, Bradley JP, Economic advantages to a distraction decision tree model for management of neonatal upper airway obstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg 126:5(1652-64)2010 Nov

20489403. Wan DC, Kumar A, Head CS, Katchikian H, Bradley JP, Amelioration of acquired nasopharyngeal stenosis, with bilateral Z-pharyngoplasty. Ann Plast Surg 64:6(747-50)2010 Jun

20220554. Kohan E, Lazareff J, Kawamoto H, Bradley JP, Successful staged correction of transsphenoidal encephaloceles. Plast Reconstr Surg 126:1(197-204)2010 Jul

20220553. Kim SS, Kawamoto HK, Kohan E, Bradley JP, Reconstruction of the irradiated orbit with autogenous fat grafting for improved ocular implant. Plast Reconstr Surg 126:1(213-20)2010 Jul

20009846. Grewal NS, Kawamoto HK, Kumar AR, Correa B, Desrosiers AE 3rd, Bradley JP, Correction of secondary cleft lip deformity: the whistle flap procedure. Plast Reconstr Surg 124:5(1590-8)2009 Nov

19480033. Vyas RM, Jarrahy R, Sisodia M, Jourabchi N, Wasson KL, Bradley JP, Bone-borne palatal distraction to correct the constricted cleft maxilla. J Craniofac Surg 20:3(733-6)2009 May

19390453. Kohan E, Longaker MT, Nguyen J, Kawamoto H, Wexler A, Cahan L, Katchikian HV, Bradley JP, Pfeiffer syndrome twins: despite improved correction in one twin, growth disturbance results in similar need for subsequent monobloc advancement. J Craniofac Surg 20:3(811-5)2009 May

19116567. Jarrahy R, Kawamoto HK, Keagle J, Dickinson BP, Katchikian HV, Bradley JP, Three tenets for staged correction of Kleeblattschädel or cloverleaf skull deformity. Plast Reconstr Surg 123:1(310-8)2009 Jan

19116556. Kumar AR, Grewal NS, Chung TL, Bradley JP, Lessons from operation Iraqi freedom: successful subacute reconstruction of complex lower extremity battle injuries. Plast Reconstr Surg 123:1(218-29)2009 Jan

18971736. Bradley JP, Levitt A, Nguyen J, Raposo CE, Jarrahy R, Katchikian HV, Kawamoto HK, Roman arch, keystone fixation for facial bipartition with monobloc distraction. Plast Reconstr Surg 122:5(1514-23)2008 Nov

18827648. Kawamoto HK, Desrosiers AE 3rd, Jarrahy R, Sedrak MF, Ashley RK, Bradley JP, "Stuffy nose" rhinoplasty: diced cartilage grafts for correction of cleft nasal tip deformities. Plast Reconstr Surg 122:4(1138-43)2008 Oct

18815573. Kumar AR, Grewal NS, Chung TL, Bradley JP, Lessons from the modern battlefield: successful upper extremity injury reconstruction in the subacute period. J Trauma 67:4(752-7)2009 Oct

18362709. Vyas RM, Dickinson BP, Wasson KL, Roostaeian J, Bradley JP, Pediatric facial fractures: current national incidence, distribution, and health care resource use. J Craniofac Surg 19:2(339-49; discussion 350)2008 Mar

18216672. Krajewski K, Ashley RK, Pung N, Wald S, Lazareff J, Kawamoto HK, Bradley JP, Successful blood conservation during craniosynostotic correction with dual therapy using procrit and cell saver. J Craniofac Surg 19:1(101-5)2008 Jan

18176224. Crisera C, Teng E, Wasson KL, Heller J, Gabbay JS, Sedrak MF, Bradley JP, Longaker MT, Formation of in vitro murine cleft palate by abrogation of fibroblast growth factor signaling. Plast Reconstr Surg 121:1(218-24)2008 Jan

18176223. Dickinson BP, Ashley RK, Wasson KL, O'Hara C, Gabbay J, Heller JB, Bradley JP, Reduced morbidity and improved healing with bone morphogenic protein-2 in older patients with alveolar cleft defects. Plast Reconstr Surg 121:1(209-17)2008 Jan

18090758. Kawamoto HK, Heller JB, Heller MM, Urrego A, Gabbay JS, Wasson KL, Bradley JP, Craniofrontonasal dysplasia: a surgical treatment algorithm. Plast Reconstr Surg 120:7(1943-56)2007 Dec

17667696. Vyas RM, Keagle JN, Wexler A, Cahan L, Kawamoto HK, Lazareff J, Wasson KL, Bradley JP, Unilateral vision impairment from a carotid-cavernous fistula after a monobloc osteotomy in a patient with Apert syndrome. J Craniofac Surg 18:4(960-5)2007 Jul

17519732. Kaufman MR, Miller TA, Huang C, Roostaeian J, Wasson KL, Ashley RK, Bradley JP, Autologous fat transfer for facial recontouring: is there science behind the art? Plast Reconstr Surg 119:7(2287-96)2007 Jun

17519698. Heller JB, Gabbay JS, Wasson K, Mitchell S, Heller MM, Zuk P, Bradley JP, Cranial suture response to stress: expression patterns of Noggin and Runx2. Plast Reconstr Surg 119:7(2037-45)2007 Jun

17414275. Heller JB, Lazareff J, Gabbay JS, Lam S, Kawamoto HK, Bradley JP, Posterior cranial fossa box expansion leads to resolution of symptomatic cerebellar ptosis following Chiari I malformation repair. J Craniofac Surg 18:2(274-80)2007 Mar