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Location

Texas Medical Center

Specialty
Cleft Lip & Palate, Plastic Surgery
Phone: 832-822-3180
Fax: 832-825-3192

Address

6621 Fannin Street
WT3-B322
Houston, TX 77030

Larry H. Hollier Jr., MD, FACS, FAAP

Surgeon-In-Chief and Chair of Surgery at Texas Children’s

S. Baron Hardy Chair in Plastic Surgery
Professor of Plastic Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, and Pediatrics

Education

School Education Degree Year
New York University Medical Center Fellowship Craniofacial Surgery 1998
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School Fellowship Hand and Microsurgery 1997
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School Residency Plastic Surgery 1996
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School Internship General Surgery 1992
Tulane University School of Medicine Medical School Doctor of Medicine 1991

About

Dr. Larry H. Hollier, Jr. is a board-certified plastic surgeon who specializes in plastic and reconstructive surgery. He is a Professor of Plastic Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery and Pediatrics. He serves as the Baron Hardy Chair of Plastic Surgery and as the Surgeon in Chief and Chair of the Department of Surgery at Texas Children’s Hospital. He is also a Vice Chair of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine.  

Dr. Hollier is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) and the American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP). His professional memberships also include the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, American Cleft Palate Association, American Society of Maxillofacial Surgery, Houston Society of Plastic Surgeons, and the International Society of Craniofacial Surgery. Dr. Hollier is on the editorial boards of numerous scientific journals, including the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Journal, for which he serves as section editor for pediatric and craniofacial plastic surgery. 

Dr. Hollier currently serves as Chairman of the Medical Advisory Board for Smile Train, an international children’s charity that provides training, funding, and resources to empower local doctors in over 90 developing countries to deliver free cleft repair surgery and comprehensive cleft care in their own communities. He also serves on the Advisory Board of the Duke Global Health Institute. Dr. Hollier has authored more than 250 articles for scholarly and professional publications, written 37 book chapters, and made dozens of presentations to professional audiences worldwide on a full range of topics related to plastic and reconstructive surgery.     In 2016, Dr. Hollier was named the Press Ganey Physician of the Year for his leadership in improving the Patient Experience at Texas Children’s Hospital, where he has served patients for 25 years. 

  

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Organizations

Organization Name Role
American Board of Plastic Surgery Senior Examiner
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Journal Editorial Board
Smile Train Cleft Charity Chairman, Medical Advisory Board
Texas State Board of Medical Examiners Expert Physician Panel

Selected Publications

  • Editor, Seminars in Plastic Surgery
  • Contributing Editor, Selected Readings in Plastic Surgery
  • Board Member, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Kretlow JD, Brown RH, Wolfswinkel EM, Xue AS, Hollier LH Jr., Ho JK, Mallidi HR, Gregoric ID, Frazier OH, Izaddoost SA. Salvage of infected left ventricular assist device with antibiotic beads. Plast Reconstru Surg. 2014;133(1):28e-38e.

Hollier LH Jr. Editorial: The Future of Facial Trauma Care. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2014;25(1):20.

Weathers WM, Khechoyan D, Wolfswinkel EM, Mohan K, Nagy A, Bollo RJ, Buchanan EP, Hollier LH Jr. A Novel Quantitative Method for Evaluating Surgical Outcomes in Craniosynostosis: Pilot Analysis for Metopic Synostosis. Craniomaxillofacial Trauma and Reconstruction. 2014;07(01):1-8.

Xue AS, Koshy JC, Weathers WM, Wolfswinkel EM, Brown RH, Kaufman Y, Hollier LH Jr. Local Foreign-Body Reaction to Commercial Biodegradable Implants: an In Vivo Animal Study. Craniomaxillofacial Trauma and Reconstruction. 2014;07(01):27-34.

Monson LA, Khechoyan DY, Buchanan EP, Hollier LH Jr. Secondary Lip and Palate Surgery. Clinics in Plastic Surgery. 2014;41:301-309.

Buchanan EP, Sepulveda A, Hollier LH Jr Pediatric Femor Reconstruction with Intercalary Allograft and Free Fibula Onlay for treatment of Osteoblastic Osteosarcoma. PSEN –case report. 3/14.

Wolfswinkel EM, Weathers WM, Siy RW, Horowitz KS, Hollier LH. Less is More: Conservative Management of Complete Brachial Artery Transection Following Supracondylar Humeral fracture. Annals of Vascular Surgery. 2014;28(3):739.e11-739.e16.

Hamilton KL, Wolfswinkel EM, Weathers WM, Xue AS, Hatef DA, Izaddoost S, Hollier LH Jr. The Delay Phenomenon: A Compilation of Knowledge Across Specialties. Craniomaxillofacial Trauma and Reconstruction. 2014;7:112-118.

Buchanan EP, Xue AS, Hollier LH Jr. Craniofacial Syndromes. Plastic Reconstructive Surgery. 2014;134(1):128e-153e.

Izaddoost SA., Hollier LH Jr. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery reply to the letter PRS-D-14-00070, entitled Salvage of infected left ventricular assist device, by professor Viroj Wiwanitkit, 2014;134(1):171e.

Elizabeth A. Killion, MD, Charles H. Hyman, BA, Daniel A. Hatef, MD, Larry H. Hollier, Jr., MD, Neal R. Reisman, MD, JD. A Systematic Examination of the Effect of Tissue Glues on Rhytidectomy Complications. Aesthetic Surgery Journal 2015;35(3):229-234.

Seruya M, Pickrell BB, Hollier LH, Jr. Facial Reanimation in Moebius Syndrome: Single-stage Gracilis Free Functional Muscle Transfer with Nerve-to-Masseter Neurotization. PSEN –case report. 3/23.

Fischer AS, Weathers WM, Wolfswinkel EM, Bollo RJ, Hollier LH, Jr, Buchanan EP. Ellis-van Creveld syndrome with sagittal craniosynostosis. Craniomaxillofacial Trauma and Reconstruction 2015;8:132-135.

Pickrell BB, Hatef DA, Louis MR, Brown RH, Hollier LH, Jr. Transnasal Canthoplasty in Class 3 Nasoorbitoethmoid (NOE) Fractures. PSEN –case report. 5/11.

Meaike JD, Hollier LH Jr. Updates in Facial Fracture Management. J Trauma Treat. 2015;4(4):274 (1-4).

Hollier LH, Kelley P, Koshy JC. Soft tissue and skeletal injuries of the face. Grabb and Smith’s Plastic Surgery 7th Edition, Chapter 29, Thorne CH (editor-in-chief) in Published by Wolters Kluwer LWW, 2014.

Weathers WM, Khechoyan DY, Wolfswinkel EM, Hollier LH Jr, Buchanan EP. Panfacial Fractures. Ferraro’s Fundamentals of Maxillofacial Surgery, 2e Chapter 20 (editors: Drs. Taub, Patel, Buchman, and Cohen). 2015.

Khechoyan DY, Hollier LH Jr. Finger Abnormalities, Visual Diagnosis in Pediatrics, (Third Edition), Chapter 43. Esther K. Chung (editor), published by Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. 2015.

Khechoyan DY, Nichols J, Hollier LH Jr. Finger tip swelling, Visual Diagnosis in Pediatrics, (Third Edition), Chapter 44. Esther K. Chung (editor), published by Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. 2015.

Monson LA, Hollier LH Jr. Foot Deformities, Visual Diagnosis in Pediatrics, (Third Edition), Chapter 49. Esther K. Chung (editor), published by Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. 2015.

Monson LA, Buchanan EP, Hollier LH Jr. Correction of Secondary Bilateral Cleft Lip and Nose Deformities, Comprehensive Cleft Care (Second Edition). (editors: Joseph Losee and Richard Kirschner) published by QMP. March 26, 2015.

Monson LA, Hollier LH Jr. Cleft Lip and Nose Revision, Family Companion to Comprehensive Cleft Care, Chapter 24, Edited by Joseph E. Losee, Richard E. Kirschner, Amy Straub and Christin Lawrence. published by QMP. 2015.

Hollier LH Jr., Xue AS, Buchanan EP. Mandible Fracture Management – MMF and ORIF. Operative Procedures in Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery, 1st edition, Ari S. Hoschander, MD, Christopher John Salgado, MD, Wrood Kassira, MD, Seth R. Thaller, MD, (editors). CRC Press; Chapter 14, 2015.

Siy RW, Meaike JD, Hollier LH Jr. Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Orbital Floor Fracture. Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Tuan Tran, Seth Thaller, Zubin Panthaki, Jamal J. Hoballah (editors). Published by Springer. 2015.

Siy RW, Meaike JD, Hollier LH Jr. Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Zygomaticomaxillary Complex Fracture Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Tuan Tran, Seth Thaller, Zubin Panthaki, Jamal J. Hoballah (editors). Published by Springer. 2015.

Siy RW, Meaike JD, Hollier LH Jr. Zygomatic Arch Reduction (Gillies approach). Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Tuan Tran, Seth Thaller, Zubin Panthaki, Jamal J. Hoballah (editors). Published by Springer. 2015.

Hatef DA, Meaike JD, Hollier LH Jr. Otoplasty. Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Tuan Tran, Seth Thaller, Zubin Panthaki, Jamal J. Hoballah (editors). Published by Springer. 2015.

Hatef DA, Meaike JD, Hollier LH Jr. Transnasal Wiring of a Nasoorbitoethmoid Fracture. Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Tuan Tran, Seth Thaller, Zubin Panthaki, Jamal J. Hoballah (editors). Published by Springer. 2015.

Hatef DA, Meaike JD, Hollier LH Jr. Closed Reduction of Nasal Fracture. Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Tuan Tran, Seth Thaller, Zubin Panthaki, Jamal J. Hoballah (editors). Published by Springer. 2015.

Buchanan EP, Monson LA, Lee EI, Khechoyan DY, Koshy JC, Wilson K, Lin L, Hollier LH Jr. Secondary Deformities of the Cleft Lip, Palate and Nose. Pediatric Plastic Surgery (4e). (editors: Joseph Losee and Eduardo Rodriquez) Published by Elsevier. 2015.

Trost J, Hollier LH Jr. Pediatric Hand Trauma, Pediatric Trauma: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Treatment. 2nd edition, co-editors: David Wesson & Bindi Naik-Mathuria. CRC Press 2016.

Dickey RM, Kania KE, Hollier LH Jr. Pediatric Facial Trauma, Pediatric Trauma: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Treatment. 2nd edition, co-editors: David Wesson & Bindi Naik-Mathuria. CRC Press 2016.

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Awards

Press Ganey Physician of the Year, 2016

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