Introducing the Editorial Board Member from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Andrew Yampolsky, DDS, MD

Oleksii O. Tymofieieva, ... Anastasiya Quimbyc more
a Oleksii O. Tymofieiev

Editor in Chief, Kyiv, Ukraine. E-mail: (Oleksii Tymofieiev)

b Ievgen I. Fesenko

Managing Editor, Kyiv, Ukraine. E-mail: (Ievgen Fesenko) Instagram: @dr_eugenfesenko

c Anastasiya Quimby

Editorial Board Member, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States. E-mail: (Anastaysia Quimby) Instagram: @anastasia_q._

September 30, 2020

J Diagn Treat Oral Maxillofac Pathol 2020;4:151.

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Tymofieiev OO, Fesenko II, Quimby A. Introducing the editorial board member from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Andrew Yampolsky, DDS, MD. J Diagn Treat Oral Maxillofac Pathol 2020;4(9):151.


Contents: References (5) 


  Nice to see OMS flourishing in my motherland.
  —Dr. Yampolsky (personal communication, 2019)


U niting the best microvascular surgeons in the Editorial Board became a new honorary tradition of our journal. We are enormously proud to receive the acceptance and wise support of Dr. Yampolsky (Fig1).

Andrew Yampolsky, DDS, MD is a Director, Maxillofacial Surgical Oncology and Microvascular Reconstruction, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


Dr. Yampolsky`s numerous cutting-edge works continue to inspire our team to expand the portfolio of articles focused on jaw reconstructive techniques. 1–5 One of the masterpieces we are really enjoying is a “Fibula Condyle in a Day” technique. 5


Report perfectly describes experience in creating fibula free flap neocondyle with soleus muscle used as an intermediate layer to fill in the defect between new condyle and the skull base.5


So, dear Dr. Yampolsky, thank you for moving the surgery forward and thank you for joining the multinational team of the!




  1. Yampolsky A, Aziz S. Horizontal alveolar distraction osteogenesis: complications and their management. In: Tolstunov L, editor. Horizontal alveolar ridge augmentation in implant dentistry: a surgical manual. 1st ed. Hoboken, New Jersey: Wiley; 2016:259−60.
  2. Shanti RM, Yamposky A, Milles M, Braidy H. Ultrasonic welded resorbable mesh (SonicWeld Rx System) in reconstruction of segmental mandibular defects: technical note and report of 2 cases. J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2015;73(11):2241–50.
  3. Yampolsky A, Ziccardi V, Chuang SK. Efficacy of acellular nerve allografts in trigeminal nerve reconstruction. J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2017;75(10):2230–4.
  4. Taub D, Yampolsky A, Diecidue R, Gold L. Controversies in the management of oral and maxillofacial infections. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am 2017;29(4):465–73.
  5. Zaid WY, Alshehry S, Zakhary G, Yampolsky A, Kim B. Use of vascularized myo-osseous fibula free flap to reconstruct a hemimandibular defect with a concomitant skull defect arising from stock condylar prosthesis displacement into the middle cranial fossa. J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2019;77(6):1316.e1–1316.e12.