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Work History

The Stella Center for Facial Plastic Surgery
Medical Director
Seattle WA, October 2006 - present

Edmonds Facial Plastic Surgery
Medical Director
Edmonds WA, August 2003 - September 2006

Education

Doctor of Medicine degree with Honors
University of Washington School of Medicine
Seattle, WA June, 1997

B.S. Biochemistry
University of Washington
Seattle, WA June 1993

Moscow Medical Academy
Moscow, Russia, 1986-1990

School No 26, Gold Medal of Honor
Tallinn, Estonia, 1986

Board Certification

American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, May, 2003
American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, June, 2006

Training

Fellowship
Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA
The Larrabee Center for Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Seattle, WA and Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle WA
July 2002 - June 2003

Residency
Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Oregon Health Sciences University, July 1998 - June 2002

Internship
Department of General Surgery
Oregon Health Sciences University, July 1997 - June 1998

Licensure

Oregon State Board of Medical Examiners, 1998 - 2002
Washington State Board of Medical Examiners, 2002 - present

Teaching and Speaker Experience

Palette Courses, 2010 - present
Allergan, 2010 - present
Medicis, 2010 - present

Research and Presentations

Free Flap Tolerance to Ischemia Related to Blood Viscosity
Desyatnikova S., Skoner J., Wax M.K.
Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, September 22-25, 2002, San Diego, CA

Reconstruction of Complex Midface Defects
Desyatnikova S., Winslow C. P., Wax M.K.
Poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, May 27-30, 2001, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Anastomotic Device Versatility in Microvascular Reconstruction
Desyatnikova S., Winslow C.P., Andersen P.E., Cohen J.I., Wax M.K.
Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, May 27-30, 2001, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Revision Cranioplasty Following Free Flap Repair of Scalp Defects
Winslow C.P., Delashaw J., Desyatnikova S., Wax M.
Presented at the AAFPRS Spring Meeting, COSM, May 13, 2001, Palm Desert, CA.

History of Reconstructive Surgery of the Ear.
Desyatnikova S.
Presented at the Winter Meeting of the Oregon Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, February 9-10, 2001, Government Camp, OR

Effect of Anemia on the Fasciocutaneous Flap Survival in a Rat Model
Desyatnikova S., Winslow C. P., Cohen J. I., Wax M. K.
Presented at the Meeting of the Western Section of the American Laryngological, Rhinological and Otological Society, January 5-7, 2001, Carlsbad, CA

Microvascular reconstruction of complex midfacial defects
Desyatnikova S., Winslow C. P., Wax M. K.
Presented as a poster at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, September 24-27, 2000, Washington, D.C.

Early Perioperative Employment of Gortex Suspension for the Management of Facial Paralysis
Wax M.K., Desyatnikova S., Winslow C.P., Cook T.A., Andersen P.E., Cohen J.I.
Presented at the AAFPRS Fall Meeting, September 22, 2000, Washington. D.C.

Lower lid blepharoplasty using cautery of the orbital septum - twenty year experience
Desyatnikova S., Wang T. D., Burke A. J. C., Cook T. A.
Presented at the AAFPRS Spring Meeting, COSM, May 13, 2000, Orlando, FL.

Extended lower lid blepharoplasty in midface rejuvenation.
Cook T. A., Burke A.J. C., Winslow C. P., Desyatnikova S.
Presented at the AAFPRS Spring Meeting, COSM, May 13, 2000, Orlando, FL.

Secondary cosmetic revisions following free flap reconstruction of the head and neck.
Winslow C. P., Burke A. J. C., Cook T. A., Desyatnikova S., Cohen J. I., Andersen P. E., Wax M. K.
Presented at the AAFPRS Spring Meeting, COSM, May 13, 2000, Orlando, FL.

TEP in an office setting with local anesthetic
Desyatnikova S., Caro J.E., Thomas J., Andersen P.E., Cohen J.I., Wax M.K.
Presented as a poster at the American Broncho-Esophagological Association, COSM, May, 2000, Orlando, FL.

Total nasal reconstruction
Desyatnikova S., Cook T. A.
Presented at the Face to Face symposium, April, 2000, Ekaterinburg, Russia

The Fine Needle Aspiration diagnosis of "follicular neoplasm" of the thyroid - what does it mean?
Desyatnikova S., Rader A. E., Embi C., Andersen P. E., Wax M. K., Cohen J. I.
Presented as a poster at the Triological Society Western Section Meeting, January, 2000, San Francisco, CA.

Lemierre syndrome - complication of acute pharyngitis
Desyatnikova S., Morissey D., Andersen P.E., Cohen J.I., Wax M.K.
Presented as a poster at the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting, September, 1999, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Tracheoesophageal puncture: an office procedure using local anesthetic
Desyatnikova S., Caro J.E., Thomas J., Andersen P.E., Cohen J.I., Wax M.K.
Presented as a poster at the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting, September, 1999, New Orleans, Louisiana.

TEP in an office setting using local anesthetic
Desyatnikova S., Caro J.E., Thomas J., Andersen P.E., Cohen J.I., Wax M.K.
Presented at the Oregon Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, November, 1999, Portland, OR.

FNA diagnosis of thyroid follicular neoplasms
Desyatnikova S., Gross N., Rader A., Embi C., Andersen P.E., Wax M.K., Cohen J.I.
Presented at the American College of Surgeons Oregon Chapter, September, 1999, Sun River, Oregon.
Presented at the Oregon Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, November, 1999, Portland, OR.

Comparison of cost and function in reconstruction of the posterior oral cavity and oropharynx: free vs. pedicled soft tissue transfer.
Desyatnikova S.S., Tsue T.T., Futran N.D., Weymuller E.A.Jr., Glenn M.G.
Presented at the Western Student Medical Research Forum, February, 1997, Carmel, California.

Publications

Effect of Anemia on the Fasciocutaneous Flap Survival in a Rat Model. Desyatnikova S., Winslow C.P., Cohen J.I., Wax M.K. Laryngoscope, 2001

TEP in an office setting with local anesthetic. Desyatnikova S., Caro J.E., Thomas J., Andersen P.E., Cohen J.I., Wax M.K. Annals of Otolaryngology, 2000

A Prospective Comparison of Scalpel vs. Bipolar Scissors in the Elevation of Radial Forearm Fasciocutaneous Free Flaps. Wax MK, Winslow CP, Vu KC, Mackenzie D, Hansen J, Anderson PE, Desyatnikova S, JI Cohen. Laryngoscope 2000

Microvascular Anastomotic Device and Running Suture Closure Of Venous Anastomosis: A Longitudinal Comparison. Winslow CP, Desyatnikova S, Anderson PE, Cohen JI, Wax MK. Submitted, Arch of Otolaryngology 2000

Early Perioperative Employment of Gortex Suspension in the Management of Facial Paralysis. Wax MK, Desyatnikova S, Cook T, Winslow CP. Submitted, Arch of Facial Plastic Surg 2000

Versatility and Safety of an Anastomotic Device In Microvascular Reconstruction, Winslow CP, Desyatnikova S, Wax MK. Submitted, Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery 2000

Comparison of cost and function in reconstruction of the posterior oral cavity and oropharynx: free vs. pedicled soft tissue transfer. Tsue T.T., Desyatnikova S.S., Deleyiannis F.W., Futran N.D., Stack B.C.Jr., Weymuller E.A.Jr., Glenn M.G. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, Jul 1997

Honors

Dean's List, University of Washington, 1992
Alpha Omega Alpha, junior member, 1996
Doctor of Medicine degree with Honors, 1997

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