Dr Benjamin Lam

(215) 702-8600104 Pheasant Run
Building A #123
Newtown, PA 18940

Curriculum Vitae

Undergraduate School
University of Michigan – Cellular Molecular Biology

Medical School
Des Moines University (formerly University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences)

General Surgery Residency
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Plastic Surgery Fellowship
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Training Sites

  • Memorial Sloane Kettering, New York, NY
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ
  • St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA
  • Deborah Heart and Lung Center, Browns Mills, NJ

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery – American Osteopathic Board of Surgery, April, 2004.
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – American Osteopathic Board of Surgery, April, 2004.

Memberships

  • President of the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Section of the American College of
  • Osteopathic Surgeons
  • Board of Governors for the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
  • Fellow of American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
  • Fellow of American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association
  • Bucks County Medical Society
  • Fellow of American College of Plastic Surgeons

Current Staff Appointments

  • St. Mary Medical Center, Langhorne, PA
  • Holy Redeemer Hospital, Meadowbrook, PA
  • Barix Clinics, Langhorne, PA
  • Aria Health, Langhorne, PA
  • Mercy Suburban Hospital, Norristown PA
  • Einstein Medical Center, Elkins Park, PA
  • Lower Bucks Hospital, Bristol, PA
  • Drexel University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Clinical Faculty

  • Drexel University – Clinical Associate Professor
  • Lifecell Corporation – Clinical Consultant
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine-
  • Associate Director of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery fellowship
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine – Clinical Associate Professor

Innovations

  • Registered advanced surgical techniques at the United States Patent Office – Usage of negative pressure for implant salvage

Publications

  • Lam, Benjamin, Garramone C. Use of Alloderm in Nipple Reconstruction to Improve Long-Term Nipple Projection. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2007;119(6):1663-1668.
  • Lam, Benjamin, Garramone C. Use of Alloderm in Implant Breast reconstruction for Maintenance of Prosthesis Position. Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2007
  • Lam, Benjamin, Garramone C. Comparative Use of Alloderm and Integra Wound Matrix for Soft Tissue Contour in Staged Breast Reconstruction. Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2007

In the Press

  • Anatomy of Traci’s Total Transformation, PhillyFit Magazine. 2009 May/June
  • A New You: Achieve natural and healthy beauty with Bucks County Plastic Surgery. Suburban Life Newtown. 2010 April.
  • Patient FIRST, Town & Country Living’s Guide to Healthy Living. 2010 Summer

Speaking Engagements

  • Co-Chairman Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Program, Annual Clinical Assembly of the American College of Osteopathic Surgery, Orlando, FL 2005
  • Breast Cancer Reconstruction – The New Paradigm, Graduate Medical Education, Holy Redeemer Hospital, Meadowbrook, PA
  • Abdominal Contouring Following Massive Weight Loss, Gastric Bypass Support Group, Einstein Hospital, Elkins Park, PA
  • Surgical Techniques in Nipple Reconstruction, Breast Cancer Support Group, DSI Hospital, Bensalem, PA
  • Total Body Contouring Following Bariatric Surgery, Weight Loss Surgery Support Group, Barix Clinics, Langhorne, PA
  • New Techniques in Breast Reconstruction, Breast Cancer Support Group, St. Mary Medical Center, Langhorne, PA
  • Nipple Reconstruction using Alloderm, Breast Cancer Support Group, Mercy Suburban Hospital, Norristown, PA Health Sciences.

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In the News

Dr. Benjamin Lam was recently referenced in Health & Medicine April/May 2016 with respect to his involvement with Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for patients with autism.