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Keith Denkler M.D.  
415-924-6010  
275 Magnolia Ave.  
www.PlasticSurgerySF.com  
Larkspur, CA 94939  


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CURRICULUM VITAE

NAME: Keith Alan Denkler, M.D.

PRACTICE: Private Practice, Larkspur, CA
Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery,
Department of Surgery,
University of California, San Francisco

OFFICE ADDRESS: 275 Magnolia Avenue
Larkspur, CA 94939
(415) 924-6010 Tel
(415) 924-8083 Fax

MEDICAL SCHOOL:
Baylor College of Medicine
1200 Moursand Ave.
Houston, Texas 77030
1976-1979: M.D.

RESIDENCY TRAINING:

Plastic Surgery: St. Joseph Hospital
Dept. of Medical Education
1919 La Branch
Houston, Texas 77002
1985-1987
General Surgery: St. Joseph Hospital
Dept. of Medical Education
1919 La Branch
Houston, Texas 77002
1981-1984
Internship St. Joseph Hospital
Dept. of Medical Education
1919 La Branch
Houston, Texas 77002
1979-1980
FELLOWSHIPS: Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery
Dr. Paul Tessier
26 Avenue Kleber
75016 Paris, France
August 1987-July 1988

Hand Surgery Fellowship
Drs. Kilgore and Newmeyer
San Francisco, CA
July 1984-January 1985
COLLEGE: The University of Texas
Austin, Texas
1973-1976 (Three-Year Acceptance)

HIGH SCHOOLS:
American Field Service
Foreign Exchange Scholarship
Marist Brothers College
Natal, South Africa
1972-1973
Westchester High School
Houston, Texas
1971-1973
Acalanes High School
Lafayette, California
1970-1971

MEDICAL LICENSE:
California, C 041409, issued 1984
Texas, F 5516, issued 1979

BOARD CERTIFICATION:
American Board of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 1991-Present
Certification Added Qualifications Surgery of the Hand, 1992-2002

TEACHING POSITIONS:
Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery, UCSF 2009-Present
Associate Clinical Professor, Plastic Surgery, 1996-2009
Clinical Instructor, Plastic Surgery, 1989-1996
University of California at San Francisco

HONORS:
Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society, 1974-1976
Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society, 1976-present
Albert Schweitzer Memorial Scholarship, 1976
Dept. of Surgery, UCSF August 14, 2013 Loupe Award Honoree

HOSPITAL LEADERSHIP:
Marin General Hospital
Bylaws Committee 2005-Present
Executive Medical Board, Marin General Hospital
1998-2009
Chief of Staff Marin General Hospital 2003-2005
Vice-Chief of Staff Marin General Hospital 2001-2003
Secretary/Treasurer Marin General Hospital 1999-2001
UCSF LEADERSHIP:
Executive Medical Board UCSF 2005-2006
Association of Clinical Faculty UCSF
Charlotte Baer Award Committee 2012-Present
President 2005-2006, Vice President 2004-2005,
Secretary 2003-2004, Delegate 1997-2003
Member 1992-present

ORGANIZATIONS:
American Society of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Active Member, 1991-present
California Society of Plastic Surgery Active Member 1999-present
California Medical Association, 1989-present
Marin Medical Society, 1989-present
Assistant Editor, 1989-1999 Marin Medical Society Journal
Texas Medical Association, 1979-present
Resident Physician Section, Chairman, 1985-1986
American Medical Association National Delegate Resident Physicians section 1984
HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS:
Active Medical Staff Marin General Hospital, 1989-present 250 Bon Air Road, Larkspur, CA 94939
Active Staff Moffitt-Long Hospital UCSF 2003-present
Active Staff San Francisco General Hospital 1989-2003
PUBLICATIONS:
Collagenase for recurrent Dupuytren contracture with skin grafts. Denkler K.J Hand Surg Am. 2013Jun;38(6):1264.
John H. Woodbury and his 19th century cosmetic surgery empire. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 1 April 2013 (volume 68 issue 4 Page AB219 DOI: 10.1016/j.jaad.2012.12.902)
Correction of contracture and recurrence rates of Dupuytren contracture following invasive treatment: the importance of clear definitions. Werker PM, Pess GM, van Rijssen AL, Denkler K. J Hand Surg Am. 2012;37(10):2095–2105.
Options for severe proximal interphalangeal joint contractures in Dupuytren contracture. Denkler K. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Jul;130(1):205e-206e.
Nerve and arterial supply to the hand in Vesalius's De Humani Corporis Fabrica. Denkler, K., and Norman, M. A. Hand 2012, 1-5.
Needle fasciotomy for stage IV Dupuytren's: A wide-awake approach. Denkler K. J Hand Surg. 2011;Vol 36(Suppl):15–16.
Variation in Strategies to Achieve Successful Cord Release Following Collagenase Clostridium Histolyticum Injection for Dupuytren’s Contracture. Poster Presentation #21 American Society for Surgery of the Hand Las Vegas, September, 2011 Keith A. Denkler, MD;Eric N. Britton, MD;Joel L. Frazier, MD Joseph E. Kutz, MD Robert N. Hotchkiss, MD ;Paul Skodny, PharmD
Myth of not using lidocaine with epinephrine in the digits. Denkler K. Am Fam Physician. 2010 May 15;81(10):1188.
Surgical Complications Associated with Fasciectomy for Dupuytren’s Disease: A 20-Year Review of the English Literature. Denkler, K Eplasty Journal Vol. 10, 2010. Link: http://eplasty.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=413&catid=15&Itemid=116
Vacuum Breast Expansion: A look back at the history of this technique. Denkler, K Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Sep;122(3):989-90.
Fitzcharles-Bowe, C, Denkler, K and LaLonde D Finger Injection with High-Dose (1:1,000) Epinephrine: Does it Cause Finger Necrosis and Should it be Treated? Hand Volume 2, Number 1 / March, 2007 p. 5-11

Thompson, CJ, LaLonde DH, Denkler K, and Feich AJ. A critical look at the evidence for and against elective epinephrine use in the finger.Plast Reconstr Surg. 2007 Jan;119(1):260-6

Denkler, K., and Kivett, W.F. Topical treatment of nasal keratoacanthoma. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2006 Jun;117(7):2516-7.

Gruber, R, Denkler, K. and Hvistendahl, Y. Extended crescent mastopexy with augmentation.
Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2006 May-Jun;30(3):269-74;

Lalonde, D., Bell, M., Benoit, P., Sparkes, G., Denkler, K, and Chang, P. A multicenter prospective study of 3,110 consecutive cases of elective epinephrine use in the fingers and hand: the Dalhousie project clinical phase. J Hand Surg [Am]. 2005 Sep;30(5):1061-7.

Denkler, K, Sir Percivall Pott, Sir James Paget, and soot cancer of the hand. Lancet. 2004 Aug 14; 364(9434):582.

Denkler, K. Helpful Hints for Injections of the Wrist and Hand Region American Family Physician, Nov. 15, 2003, 10:1912.

Denkler, K. Dupuytren's Fasciectomies in 60 Consecutive Digits Using Lidocaine with Epinephrine and no Tourniquet. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 2005 Mar;11(3):802-10.

Wilhelmi, B, Blackewll, S. and Denkler, K. Response to Epinephrine in the finger. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. September 2002, Vol. 110, No. 3: 999-1000.

Denkler, K., Pain Associated With Injection Using Frozen vs. Room-Temperature Needles. JAMA October 3,2001, Vol. 286 No. 13:1578-9

Denkler, K., A Comprehensive Review of Epinephrine in the Finger: To Do or Not to Do. Review. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery July 2001, Vol. 108, No. 1:114-124

Denkler, K. and Hudson, R. Facial palsy after abdominal liposuction. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery 2000, Vol. 106 No. 4: 945.

Denkler, K, Doctors Afield and Afar. JAMA February 21, Vol. 285 No. 7 Page 945-6

Denkler, K, and Johnson, J. A Lost piece of Melanoma history. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, December 1999 Dec;104(7):2149-53

Denkler, K., Book Review Cutaneous Melanoma by Charles Balch et. al. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 1999, 104:578-579.

Denkler, K., History of Burns. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 1999, 104:308-309.

Denkler, K. Subungual Melanoma. Journal of Hand Surgery, May, 1998,23:556-557

Denkler, K. Repairing Lacerations in Children. American Family Physician, Oct. 15, 1997, 6:1582.

Fye, K.H, and Denkler, K. Gangrene Complication of Ice Therapy. Journal of Rheumatology, 993,20:10.

Denkler, K. and Cohen, B.E. Reversal of Dopamine Extravasation Injury with Nitroglycerin Ointment.
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 1989, 84:811-813.

Cronin, T.D. and Denkler, K. Correction of the Unilateral Cleft Lip Nose. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery,
1988, 82:419-432.

BOOK CHAPTERS
Denkler, K. and Kivett, W. Non-Melanoma Skin Cancers in Plastic Surgery Vol. 5 by Mathes, Stephen and Hentz, Victor. Philadelphia, Saunders, 2005 p. 391-464.

Drs. Thomas Cronin, Keith Denkler, and Ernest Cronin. Correction of Secondary Unilateral and Bilateral Nasal Deformities, Cronin technique in Bardach, Zanusz and Morris, Hughlett. Multi-disciplinary Management of Cleft Lip and Palate, 264-273. Philadelphia: Sanders, 1990.

INTERNATIONAL PRESENTATIONS
Local anesthetic with epinephrine for the surgical treatment of Dupuytren’s contracture by presented at the International Confederation of Plastic Surgery 6/27/99, San Francisco, California. Keith Denkler and Shapour Golshalini.

NATIONAL PRESENTATIONS

Dupuytren's Teaching Course American Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting 2012-2014

American Association of Hand Surgery Annual Meeting Panel Chair on Dupuytren's, What's New. AAHS Meeting January 2014

Needle Aponeurotomy for Stage IV Dupuytren’s Contracture: A Wide Awake First Step Approach.
American Society for Surgery of the Hand 66th annual meeting September 9th 2011. Las Vegas, NV. Keith
Denkler, MD

Variation in Strategies to Achieve Successful Cord Release Following Collagenase Injection for
Dupuytren's Contracture. American Society for Surgery of the Hand 66th annual meeting September 9th
2011. Las Vegas, NV. Keith Denkler, MD

Needle Aponeurotomy for Stage IV Dupuytren’s Contracture: A Wide Awake First Step Approach American Association of Plastic Surgeons 88th Annual Meeting, March 23rd, 2009. Rancho Mirage, CA. Keith Denkler, MD

Dupuytren’s and Alternatives. Invited speaker at American Society for Surgery of the Hand, September 8, 2006 Washington DC. Keith Denkler, MD

American Association of Plastic Surgeons 84th Annual Meeting, May 11th, 2004. Scottsdale, AZ. A Multicenter Prospective Analysis of Over 3100 Consecutive Cases of Elective Epinephrine Use in the Fingers and Hand. Donald H. Lalonde, MD, Michael Bell, MD, Keith Denkler, MD, Benoit Paul, MD, Peter Chang, MD, Gerald Sparkes, MD, Patrick Shoemaker, MD, Arthur Rideout, Frederick Watkins,MD.
Dupuytren's Fasciectomies in 60 Consecutive Digits Using Lidocaine with Epinephrine and no Tourniquet. American Society of Plastic Surgery 2002 Meeting, San Antonio November 5, 2002. Keith Denkler, MD

LOCAL PRESENTATIONS:
Cosmetic Surgery in the 19th Century
UCSF Biennial Plastic Surgery Update
June 2013 San Francisco CA
Dupuytren’s Contracture: Needle and XIAFLEX
UCSF Biennial Plastic Surgery Update
June 2011 San Francisco CA
Dupuytren’s Contracture: Needle Aponeurotomy
UCSF Biennial Plastic Surgery Update
June 2009 San Francisco CA
Botox Update December 2005
Presented to: Medical Grand Rounds
Marin General Hospital
California Society of Plastic Surgery 2003 Meeting
Sacramento, CA 4-4-03 1): First Occupational Hand Cancer and 2): Male Rhytidectomy
U.C.S.F. Division of Plastic Surgery, 6-23-01
Postgraduate Course-Presentation: Epinephrine in the digit
San Francisco CA
U.C.S.F. Division of Plastic Surgery, 6-24-95
Postgraduate Course - Presentation on:
Carpal Tunnel Surgery, Minimal Incision or Endoscopic
Hand Surgery, Grand Rounds: Hand Tumors, 1-17-95
Presented to: University of California, San Francisco
Melanoma, 12-14-93
Presented to: Medical Grand Rounds Marin General Hospital
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, 5-20-93
Presented to: Hand Surgery Grand Rounds U.C.S.F. Medical School
Plastic Surgery Update, 1-22-91
Presented to: Family Practice Grand Rounds Marin General Hospital,
Liposuction, 1-18-91
Presented to: Medical Grand Rounds. Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital
Surgical Treatments for Arthritis of the Hand, 5-3-90 Presented to: The Arthritis Foundation Greenbrae, CA

SYMPOSIUM FACULTY:
The Art of Rhinoplasty: 1997-2012 San Francisco, CA
Local Anesthesia in the Hand, Plastic Surgery Meeting 2003 San Antonio, TX
Presentation on Skin Cancer Margins, PSEF, November 6-8 2004, San Francisco, CA

COMMUNITY SERVICE:
Marin IJ Newspaper Editorial Board 2009
Current Marin Community Clinic Volunteer Physician
Operation Access Volunteer Physician
Editor Marin Medical Society Bulletin 1990-2000

KD (October, 2013)





Keith Denkler, M.D.  |  Contact Info  |  Kybella  |  Common Procedures  |  BOTOX® for Wrinkles  |  Dupuytren's and XIAFLEX Pictures  |  Dupuytren's Contracture (Maladie de Dupuytren)  |  Dupuytren's for Patients  |  FAQ/Needle Aponeurotomy  |  XIAFLEX for Distal Joint Dupuytren's Contracture  |  ASSH Hand Society Presentation of NA  |  AAPS Presentation on Needle Aponeurotomy for Severe Dupuytren's  |  Dupuytren's Boutonniere Deformity Treated with XIAFLEX  |  XIAFLEX Boutonniere Treatment  |  2011 ASSH Dupuytren's Needle Presentation  |  Credentials  |  Curriculum Vitae  |  Directions/Office Hours  |  Links  |  News Articles  |  Needle Release for Beauty

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