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A. PERSONAL INFORMATION

Name:
Francis Rogers Palmer III, M.D.

Business Address:

8500 Wilshire Blvd.
Suite 900
Beverly Hills, CA 90211

Business Telephone:
(310) 652-9583
Fax:: (310) 652-0009

Date of Birth:
August 27, 1952

Place of Birth:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Citizenship:
U.S.A.
Sex:
Male

Marital Status:
Married

Spouse’s Name:
Robyn Faehnrich Palmer

Children:
Two

B. EDUCATION

College:
Bucks County Community College
A.A. Business, 1970-72

San Diego State University
B.S. Biology, 1975-79

San Diego State University
Graduate Student with emphasis
in Biology, 1979-1980

Medical School:
University of California at Irvine College of Medicine
Irvine, CA (M.D.) 1980-84

Internship:
University of California
School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 1984-85

Residency:
University of Southern California School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 1985-89

Fellowship:
Facial Plastic Surgery Fellowship:
Approved by American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
University of Southern California School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery 1989-90.

Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship
Approved by American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery

Licensure:  California

Board Certification:
Diplomate American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Board Eligible American Board of Cosmetic Surgery,
Diplomate American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.

C. ACADEMIC/HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS

Past-Director of Facial Plastic Surgery, Full Clinical Professor volunteer staff, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Southern California School of Medicine.

Attending Staff Association, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA.  LAC/USC Medical Center.

Staff Association, LAC/USC Medical Center Los Angeles, CA.

Medical Director and CMO: Beverly Hills International Center for Aesthetic Surgery and The Palmer Code Institute of Beverly Hills in Beverly Hills, CA.

Interview Committee, University of Southern California School of Medicine (1984-92).

American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship Committee, 1991-94.

Resident Physician in Charge: Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Friday Morning Staff Conferences, LAC/USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA., January 1987-June 1987; January 1989-June 1989.

Interview Committee, University of California at Irvine College of Medicine, Irvine, CA., 1982-84.

Presidential Advisor: Pre-Medical Society, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA., 1979-80.

President: Pre-Medical Society, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA., 1978-79.

 D. PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

Director of Global Medical Affairs: Myoscience Inc 3/13 to present

Consultant Aesthetic Medical products and emerging technologies

Medical Director The Aesthetic Research Center, Redwood City, CA

Medical Adisory Board: Halscion Inc., Cellutions Inc., Myoscience Inc.

Consulting Director of Product Development: Myoscience Inc. (2009-11)

Consulting Medical Director Myoscience Inc  (2009-11)

Certified Phlebotomist, 1977-79.

Microvascular Surgery Course, University of California at Irvine College of Medicine, Department of Plastic Surgery, Irvine, CA., 1980.

E. ACADEMIC AWARDS

Physician’s recognition Award: AMA Sponsored; 1984-88

AMA Sponsored; 1989-92
AMA Sponsored; 1994-97

F. SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS

Fellow:American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Fellow: American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.
Fellow:American College of Surgeons..
American Medical Association (1980-97).
American Medical Student Association Graduate Member (1985-87).
California Medical Association ( 1980-97).
Faculty Medical Group, University of Southern California School of Medicine.
Fellowship Committee American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (1992-96).
Joint Council of Interns and Residents, LAC/USC Medical Center (1985-89).
Los Angeles County Medical Association (1980-97).
Los Angeles County Medical Association-Resource Panel on Medical Review (1995).
Salerni Collegium, University of Southern California School of Medicine.

G. ORGANIZATIONS

Association of Chamber Members, Ontario, CA. (retired)
Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce, Beverly Hills, CA. (retired)
Beverly Hills Healthcare Committee, Beverly Hills, CA. (Retired)
Beverly Hills Visitor Bureau, Beverly Hills, CA. (retired)
Director and Chairman Medical Research Committee-Aesthetician Internal Association ( 1991-94).

I. RESEARCH IN PROGRESS FOR PUBLICATION

Safety and Effectiveness of Focused Cold Therapy for the Treatment of Hyperdynamic Forehead and Glabellar Lines. 

Malarplasty as Adjunct with SMAS Rhytidectomy for the Elimination of Melolabial Folds.

J. PUBLICATIONS/PRESENTATIONS

ASLMS, Phoenix, Az., April 2014, “Safety and Effectiveness of Focused Cold Therapy for the Treatment of Hyperdynamic Forehead and Glabellar Lines”.  Laurel Morton MD,Jeffrey S. Dover MD, Michael Kaminer MD, Francis Palmer III MD, Larry Fan MD, John Allison PhD.

ASDS Meeting, October, 2013, Chicago, Il.,  Safety and Effectiveness of Focused Cold Therapy for the Treatment of Hyperdynamic Forehead and Glabellar Lines”, Doris Day, MD, Vic Narurkar, MD, Mike Hsu, PhD,Thomas Munyon, MD, Francis R. Palmer, III, MD.

 AAFPRS San Francisco, CA Emerging Technologies Session: Presentation: “Cryo-Denervation of Targeted Facial Nerves-A Toxin Free Alternative for Temporarily Eliminating Hyperdynamic Facial Wrinkles”, Francis R Palmer, MD

Presentation: Emerging Trends and Technology Forum, AAFPRS Meeting San Francisco, CA.  “Cryo-Denervation of Targeted Facial Nerves-A Toxin Free Alternative for Temporarily Eliminating Hyperdynamic Facial Wrinkles”, September 10,2011.

Muscle contractility reduction via the application of low temperatures Francis R. Palmer, MD, Beverly Hills International Center for Aesthetic Surgery, BeverlyHills, CA, United States; Vic Narurkar, MD, Bay Area Laser Institute, SanFrancisco, CA, United States; Wm. Philip Werschler, MD, Spokane DermatologyClinic, Spokane, WA, United States Michael Hsu, PhD, MyoScience, Redwood City, CA, United States.   Journal Of the American Academy Of Dermatology, 62(3): 23, March 2010.  Abstract also submitted and presented at ASLMS Dallas, TX   April, 2011.

Cosmetic Surgery Expo, June 2008, Las Vegas, Nevada Oral Presentation “The Science of Cellulite”.

American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Fall Meeting; “Comparison of Lip Augmentation Using Gortex (TM) versus Alloderm (TM).”; San Antonio, TX.; Presented September 10, 1998.

7th International Symposium of American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; “Lip Augmentation Using a Cellular Dermal Matrix-Alloderm (TM).”; Orlando, Florida; Presented June, 1998.

University of Southern California School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Facial Plastic Surgery, Grand Round Presentation, “Laser Application in Facial Plastic Surgery.” September 1997.

University of Southern California School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Facial Plastic Surgery Lecture: Facial Aesthetics and Rhytidectomy Techniques. September 1997.

University of Southern California School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Facial Plastic Surgery Lectures: Open Rhinoplasty. 9/18 and 9/25 1997. Gore-tex for Nasal Augmentation: A Retrospective Analysis and Review of the Literature. Annals of Otolaryngology, Rhinology and Laryngology. Vol 104:850-852, 1995.

Palmer F., et. al : “Non Caucasian Rhinoplasty.” Archives of Otolaryngology. Head and Neck Surgery. Vol:104; 850-50. November’95.

Palmer, F., et. al : Transconsjunctival Blepharoplasty: Complications and their avoidance. 1995 Year Book of Dermatological Surgery.

Facial Contouring During Rhytidectomy. Presented at the Pan Coast Oto-Ophthalmological Society, 78th Annual Meeting, Facial Plastic Surgery Panel, Huntington Beach, CA., June 22 1994.

Gore-tex for Nasal Augmentation: A Retrospective Analysis and Review of the Literature. Presented at the American College of Surgeons Meeting, Newport Beach, CA., January 23, 1994.

Palmer F., et. al: Transconjuctival Blepharoplasty, Complications and Their Avoidance: A Retrospective Analysis and Review of the Literature, Archives of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Vol. 119, #9, September 1993.

Presentation: Malar-Submalar Augmentation-Adjunct in Rhytidectomy: Mayo Clinic, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Rochester, Minnesota, March 1993.

Presentation: Malar – Submalar Augmentation: 62nd Annual Mid-winter Clinical Conference Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgeons, Los Angeles, CA., February 1993.

Non-Caucasian Rhinoplasty Techniques. Presented at the American College of Surgeons Meeting, Newport Beach, CA., January 23, 1994.

University of Southern California School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Facial Plastic Surgery Lecture Series: Rhinoplasty – Evaluation and Surgical Techniques, January 1993; Blepharoplasty – Techniques and Avoiding Complications, February 1993; Skin Resurfacing Techniques – Rhytidectomy with Facial Implant Augmentation, March 1993.

Palmer F., et. al: Perichondritis Following Conchal Cartilage Harvest in a Patient with a History of Frostbite Injury to the Ears. Journal of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons – Brief Communication, May 1992.

Palmer F., Churukian M.: Transconjunctival Lower Lid Blepharoplasty – An Eight Year Experience, Presented AAFPRS Fall Meeting, Kansas City, Missouri, 1991.

Lecture: Facial Dermabrasion and Chemical Peel; USC School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, September 1990.

Seminar: “Rhinoplasty-A Rational Approach”. Co-Presenter Fall Meeting; American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, New Orleans, Louisiana, 10/89; San Diego, CA., September 1990.

Seminar: Blepharoplasty; Rhytidectomy. USC School of Medicine Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, April 1990. Seminar: Rhinoplasty – A Logical Approach. USC School of Medicine Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, October 1989.

Seminar: Granulomatous Diseases of the Larynx. USC School of Medicine Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, June 1987.

Oral Presentation: American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 7th International Symposium, Orlando, Florida, January 20, 1998.

K. INVENTIONS

Inventor: The Palmer Code: provisional patent granted, utility patent pending

Inventor: Medical Protective Eyewear: 3 utility patents granted 1988

Inventor: Custom Malar Augmentation System: patent pending.

l. OTHER EXPERIENCES

Author “What’s Your Number…The Palmer Code”® published 2009.

Author Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery Blog “Nip This Tuck That” established 2005.

Three month observational rotation in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 9/87-12/87.