Dr. Niamtu’s Major Textbooks

Although Dr. Niamtu has written 5 small texts over his career, in 2011 he was asked to write a major textbook “Cosmetic Facial Surgery” by Elsevier In,, London, the largest medical book publisher in the world.  This was an extreme honor and major work commitment.  The second edition was published in 2018 and the current and 3rd edition was published in 2023.  In 2019 Dr. Niamtu was asked by Elsevier to write a textbook solely of face and neck lift surgery and “The Art and Science of Facelift Surgery” was published in 2019 and the second edition in 2023.  Dr. Niamtu considers writing these 5 major textbooks on the the biggest and hardest accomplishments in his career and his legacy in the field.  He has written over 30 chapter in other major textbooks over  his career.

       
 
 

All of these textbooks have been translated into multiple languages for international teaching

 
 
 
 

Peer Reviewed Publications

Dr. Niamtu is an international opinion leader in cosmetic facial surgery and publishes frequently in the cosmetic literature including dermatology, facial plastic surgery, plastic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery and other related specialties.  Dr. Niamtu is also a member of the editorial board of the following publications.

Cosmetic Surgery Times Magazine

Cosmetic Dermatology

Plastic Surgery Practice Magazine

Cutis Cutaneous MedicineModern Aesthetics

Journal of Cosmetic Surgery & Medicine (Australia)

Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Surge Magazine (editor)

The Aesthetic Guide Magazine

Dermatologic Surgery

Plastics and Aesthetics Research

European Journal of Aesthetic Medicine and Derm

Journal of Surgical Dermatology

 

plastic and aesthetics research

Dr. Niamtu has had several of his textbooks on cosmetic facial surgery translated into several languages, including Russian, Spanish and Greek.


The Following are peer reviewed publications by Dr. Niamtu

For up to date list visit PubMed and search for Niamtu

  • Niamtu, J.
    Temporary Greater Auricular Nerve Paresthesia After Radiofrequency Microneedling Treatment.
    Dermatol Surg 2019;00:1–2
  • Niamtu, J 
    Pyoderma Gangrenosum after Facelift and Otoplasty Surgery: Case Presentations and Literature review.
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2019 Apr;77(4):834-842.

  • Coelho DH, Appelbaum EN, Darji P, Niamtu J 3rd.
    Rhytidectomy in Patients with Cochlear Implants.
    Facial Plast Surg. 2018 Dec;34(6):641-645.
  • Niamtu, J., 2018. Midface implants. In: Azizzadeh, B., Murphy, M.R., Johnson, C.M., Massry, G.G. (Eds),
    Master Techniques in Facial Rejuvenation. Elsevier, London.

  • Niamtu J 3rd1Nayak LM.
    Inexpensive device and app for monitoring temperature of neuromodulator storage.
    Dermatol Surg. 2017 Mar;43(3):470-473.
  • Niamtu J.
    Cosmetic facial surgery (second Edition), St. Louis, 2017, Elsevier
  • Niamtu J.
    Marketing the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Practice (in) Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 3rd edition, Fonseca RJ. ed. 2017 Elsevier, Philadelphia.
  • Niamtu J.
    Surgical Options for Aesthetic Enhancement of the Lips and Perioral Region.
    In Farhad B. Naini, Daljit S. Gill (eds)
    Orthognathic Surgery: Principles, Planning and Practice.  Wiley Blackwell, Sussex UK, 2017

  • Niamtu, J.
    Lower eyelid synechia: a complication of periorbital CO2 laser resurfacing.
    Am J Cosmet Surg. 2015;32:137-143.
  • Niamtu, J et al.
    A Discussion about Dermal Fillers, Botox and Dentistry. 
    ADA Professional Product Review (a publication of the Council on Scientific Affairs. Volume 10, issue 3, Pg 4-9, 2015

  • Niamtu J 3rd.
    Google Glass: Dermatologic and cosmetic surgery applications.
    Dermatol Surg. 2014 Oct;40(10):1150-2
  • On the shoulders of giants. The Passing of Dr. Dick Fitzpatrick
    Niamtu J 3rd.
    Dermatol Surg. 2014 Oct;40(10):1143-4
  • Niamtu J. Facial Implants: Mandibular Angle, Cheek, & Chin. In: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Knowledge Update Volume V.
  • Dr. Niamtu J.
    Neurotoxin waste from drawing product through the vial stopper.
    J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2014 Jun;7(6):33-7.
  • Dr. Niamtu J.
    Esthetic removal of head and neck nevi and lesions with 4.0-MHz radio-wave surgery: a 30-year experience.
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2014 Jun;72(6):1139-50
  • Dr. Niamtu J.
    Free app for consultation imaging.
    Dermatol Surg. 2014 May;40(5):599-600
  • Dr. Niamtu J 3rd.
    The changing face of a specialty is not doom and gloom.
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol. 2014 May;117(5):653-4
  • Dr. Niamtu J.
    Evaluation of the facelift patient.
    Atlas Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2014 Mar;22(1):1-8
  • Dr. Niamtu J.
    Treatment options for mild to moderate rhinophyma.
    International Journal of aesthetic and anti-ageing medicine.
    2013 1(6);32-38
  • Dr. Niamtu J.
    Response from Dr. Niamtu. Regarding Letter: Facial rejuvenation using neurotoxins and injectable fillers.
    Gen Dent. 2014 Mar-Apr;62(2):10.

  • Dr. Niamtu J.
    Facial rejuvenation using neurotoxins and injectable fillers.
    Gen Dent. 2013 Nov-Dec;61(7):38-46. October 2013
  • February 2013
    Dr. Niamtu J.
    Commentary: Laser assisted patient positioning” a straightforward method to ensure consistent head and neck aesthetic photographs. Dermatol Surg. 2013 Feb;39(2):309-11
  • February 2013
    Dr. Niamtu J.
    Letter to Editor. Academic physicians attitudes toward Implementation
    of multidisciplinary cosmetic centers and the challenges of sub-specialties working together.
    Cos Dermatol supplement to Cutis 2013:91(2);10

  • December 2012
    Dr. Niamtu J, Petro JA.
    Should cosmetic be limited to selected specialties?
    Am Journ Cos Surg. 2012, 29(4) 247-51
  • June 2012
    Dr. Niamtu J.
    Filler Rejuvenation of the Lips and Lower Face.
    Cosmetic Dermatology 2012;25:250-52
  • May 2012
    Dr. Niamtu J.
    Adjunctive Facial Aesthetic Procedures
    in Milaro M., Ghali,G.E.,Parsen P., Waite P.eds.
    Peterson’s Principles of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery,
    Third Edition Peoples Medical Publishing House-USA, Shelton, CT 2012,1609-20 
  • May 2012
    Dr. Niamtu J.
    Filler Rejuvenation of the Lips and Lower Face.
    Cosmetic Dermatology. 2012;25:250-52
  • May 2012
    Dr. Niamtu J.
    Facelift Drains and Dressings: To Be or Not to Be?
    Dermatol Surg 2012;38:793–796
  • May 2012
    Dr. Niamtu J.
    Radiosurgical Excision of Rhinophyma
    Dermatol Surg 2012;38:816-820

  • Dec 2011
    Dr. Niamtu J.
    Cosmetic Otoplasty
    Am Journ of Cos Surgery. 2011;28(4):261-272
  • Nov 2011
    Dr. Niamtu J.
    Facial Implants in Aesthetic Surgery
    In Massry G, Azizzadea B, Murphy M. eds. Master techniques in blepharoplasty and periorbital rejuvenation.
    Springer:NY, 2011, 243-259.
  • Oct 2011
    Dr. Niamtu J.
    The Impact of Deceptive Photography on Our Profession
    Plast Surg Prac.
    2011; 21(10):26-28.
  • Sept 2011
    Dr. Niamtu J.
    Online Doctor Rating Sites: Welcome to the New Millennium
    Am Jour Cos Surg
    2011;28(3):14-20
  • August 2011
    Dr. Niamtu J.
    They don’t make them like that anymore.
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg.
    2011 Aug;69(8):2075
  • August 2011
    Dr. Niamtu J.
    How To Successfully Integrate New Cosmetic Procedures.
    Practical Dermatology
    2011; 8(7):51-55
  • July 2011
    Dr. Niamtu J. Lower Blepharoplasty Techniques
    Surge Magazine American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
    2011; 2(4):19-22
  • June 2011
    Dr. Niamtu J. Facial Implant Complications and Treatment
    Plast Surg Prac 2011, June Pg30-33
  • February 2011
    Dr. Niamtu J.
    Upper Blepharoplasty Techniques
    Surge Magazine American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
    2011; 2(4):19-21
  • February 2011
    Dr. Niamtu J. Master Blaster: Contemporary Laser Techniques
    Plast Surg Pract 2011. 21:(2);24-26

  • December 2010
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Facelift: Part II
    Surge Magazine
    2010;3(4):25-29
  • December 2010
    Dr. Niamtu J.
    Does laser history have to repeat itself? Laser resurfacing and the risk/recovery/result ratio. Dermatol Surg. 2010 Nov;36(11):1793-5
  • August 2010
    Dr. Niamtu J
    Cosmetic facial surgery, St. Louis, 2011, Mosby Elsevier
  • August 2010
    Dr. Niamtu J
    Cosmetic Facial Surgery: Surgical Rejuvenation of the Aging Face
    Surgical Update American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons 2010; 23(1):1-8
  • August 2010
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Cosmetic Surgery In: Andersson L, Kahnberg KE, Pogres MA (eds)
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, 2010, 1149-1172
  • August 2010
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Neurotoxin Treatment: it ain’t what it used to be
    Cosmet Dermatol 2010;23(8):346-47
  • June 2010
    Dr. Niamtu J. Essentials of cheek and midface implants
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2010 Jun;68(6):1420-9
  • August 2010
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Contemporary blepharoplasty: less can be more
    Expert Rev. Dermatol. 2010;5(4):489-490
  • August 2010
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    The Long and Short of Earlobe Repair
    Plast Surg Pract 2010;23:22-25
  • May 2010
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    The Virtual Physician: Good or Bad?
    Cosmet Dermatol 2010;23:199-200
  • April 2010
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    The Art of the TCA Peel
    Plast Surg Pract 2010;24:42-45
  • March 2010
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Lip reduction surgery (reduction cheiloplasty).
    Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am. 2010 Feb;18(1):79-97.
  • January 2010
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Contemporary laser resurfacing. In Eremia (ed).
    Office-based cosmetic procedures and techniques. New York: Cambridge, 2010, 212-214
  • January 2010
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Nerve blocks. In Eremia (ed). Office-based cosmetic procedures and techniques. New York: Cambridge, 2010, 17-22
  • January 2010
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Injection gun used for precision device for fat transfer.
    In Shiffman (ed). Autologous Fat Transfer. Heidleburg: Springer, 2010, 397-400.

  • October 2009
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    When good fillers go bad
    Plast Surg Pract 2009;(28): 16-20
  • October 2009
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Blepharoplasty incisional modalities: 4.0 Radiosurgery vs. CO2
    In Pearls and Pitfalls in Cosmetic Oculoplastic Surgery. Hartstein ME, Holds JB, Massry GG, (eds.) Springer :NY, 2009, 81-83
  • October 2009
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Mid-face Implants
    In Pearls and Pitfalls in Cosmetic Oculoplastic Surgery. Hartstein ME, Holds JB, Massry GG, (eds.) Springer :NY, 2009, 287-289
  • October 2009
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    The accredited cosmetic facial surgery office:a paradigm shift in oral and maxillofacial surgery
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2009 Oct;67(10):1072-9.
  • July 2009
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Interspeicalty Battles: Who Should Perform Cosmetic Facial Surgery?
    Cosmet Dermatol 2009;22:341-342
  • April 2009
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    The Art and Science of Otoplasty
    Plast Surg Pract 2009;(19):15-18
  • March 2009
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Marketing the Maxillofacial Surgery Practice. In: Fonseca R, Barber HD, Matheson JD. (eds) Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.
    Saunders Elsevier, St. Louis pp 319-350, 2009
  • March 2009
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Inectable fillers in cosmetic facial surgery. In: Fonseca R, Barber HD, Matheson JD. (eds) Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.
    Saunders Elsevier, St. Louis pp 629-651, 2009
  • February 2009
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    ed  Complications in cosmetic facial surgery
    Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2009 Feb;21(1):
  • February 2009
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Complications in facelift surgery and their prevention. In:Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. Ed Dr. Niamtu J. Philadelphia, Elsevier 2009 Feb;21(1):59-80, 2009
  • February 2009
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Minimally Invasive, Minimally Effective? Cosmet Dermatol 2009;22:65-66
  • February 2009
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Complicatoins in fillers and botox. In:Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. Ed Dr. Niamtu J. Philadelphia, Elsevier 2009 Feb;21(1):13-21
  • January 2009
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Face-lifts In: Atlas of Cosmetic Surgery (2nd Ed.) eds Kaminer KS, Arndt KA, Dover JS, Roher TE, Zachary CB. Philadelphia, Saunders Elsevier. Pg 517-46 2009
  • January 2009
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Local Anesthesia Blocks In: Atlas of Cosmetic Surgery (2nd Ed.) eds Kaminer KS, Arndt KA, Dover JS, Roher TE, Zachary CB. Philadelphia, Saunders Elsevier. Pg 59-76 CB. Philadelphia, Saunders Elsevier. Pg 559-76 2009

  • December 2008
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Surgical Treatment Options for Lower Eyelid Aging
    Cosmet Dermatol 2008;21:652-657
  • December 2008
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Minimally Invasive Options in Cosmetic Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    AAOMS Surgical Update 2008;21:1-7
  • October 2008
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    The Subcutaneous Brow- and Forehead-Lift: A Face-Lift for the Forehead and Brow.
    Dermatol Surg.2008;34:1350-1362
  • October 2008
    Dr. Niamtu, J
    Heterotopic bone formation around solid silicond facial ImplantsThe Subcutaneous Brow- and Forehead-Lift: A Am J Cosmet Surg. 2008;34:1350-62
    • September 2008
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      To debride or not to debride? That is the question. Rethinking char removal in ablative CO2 laser skin resurfacing Dermatol Surg 2008;34:1001-1012
    • July 2008
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Radiowave surgery versus CO2 laser for upper blepharoplasty incision: which modality produces the most aesthetic incision? Dermatol Surg 2008;34:912-921
    • July 2008
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Post Trichial Trichophytic Incision in Subcutaneous Brow and Forehead Lift
      Am Journ of Cos Surg, 2008;25(2):110-11
    • June 2008
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Botox and TMD Treatment
      Cosmet Dermatol 2008;21(6):328
    • July 2008
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Facial Reconstruction Using Implants
      Plast Surg Prod. 2008;18(7):15-18
    • June 2008
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Vectors of Facial Aging and Their Reversal
      Plast Surg Prod. 2008;18(6):20-27
    • June, 2008
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Botox injections for gummy smiles.
      Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2008 Jun;133(6):782-3; author reply 783-4.
    • March 2008
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Vo-lip-tuous: Injectable Lip Fillers
      Plast Surg Prod 2008;18(3):28-32
    • January, 2008
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Marketing the oral and maxillofacial surgery practice through positive employee relations. Oral Maxillofac SurgClin North Am. 2008 Feb;20(1):65-77 
    • January, 2008
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Experience and Evaluation of a New, Saline-Filled Implant for Cosmetic Lip Augmentation.
      Am Journ of Cosmet Surg 2008;24(4):183-191
    • January, 2008
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Accurate and Anatomic Midface Filler Injection by Using Cheek Implants as an Injection Template.
      Dermatol Surg 2008;34:93-96

    • November, 2007
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Local anesthetic blocks of the head and neck. In:Shiffman MA, Mirrafati SJ, Lam SM. (eds) 
      Simplified Facial Rejuvenation Experience
      Springer-Verlag, Berlin. pp 29-44 2007Am Journ of Cosmet Surg 2008;24(4):183-191
    • October, 2007
      Dr. Niamtu J, Smith K, Carruthers J.
      Pain Control in Cosmetic Facial Surgery. In: Dover JS, Alam M. (eds)
      Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology. Saunders Elsevier, Philadelphia. pp 127-41 2007
    • September, 2007
      Minimally Invasive-Minimally Effective
      Plast Surg Prod.2007;17(9):30-36
    • July, 2007
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Facial Liposuction: a fine balance
      Plast Surg Prod.2007;17(7):20-24
    • June, 2007
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Local Anesthetic Blocks in Head and Neck Surgery
      In:Friedberg BL (ed): Anesthesia in Cosmetic Surgery Cambridge University Press, New York 85:2007 pp 84-105 
    • March, 2007
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Cheek Implants: Versatile and Adaptable
      Plast Surg Prod. 2007;17(5):20-24
    • May 2007
      Dr. Niamtu, JDr. Niamtu, J
      Facial Aging and Regional Enhancement with Injectable Fillers.
      Cosmet Dermatol. 2007;20(suppl 2):14-20
    • May, 2007
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Conservative CO2 Laser Resurfacing
      Plast Surg Prod. 2007;17(3):30-36
    • January, 2007
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      4.0 Mhz Radiowave Surgery in Cosmetic Facial Surgery Surgery
      In:Bell WH, Guerrero CA (eds): DIstraction Osteogenesis of the Facial Skeleton
      BC Decker, Ontario, Canada 2007
    • January, 2007
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Surgery Center Accreditation
      In:Bell WH, Guerrero CA (eds): DIstraction Osteogenesis of the Facial Skeleton
      BC Decker, Ontario, Canada 2007
    • January, 2007
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Rejuvenation of the Lip and Perioral Areas
      In:Bell WH, Guerrero CA (eds): DIstraction Osteogenesis of the Facial Skeleton
      BC Decker, Ontario, Canada 2007

    • November, 2006
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Skeletal and Soft Tissue Response to Genioplasty
      Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 2006;130:565-6
    • October, 2006
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Letter: who is still using lip implants?
      Dermatol Surg. 2006 Oct;32(10):1302-4.
    • September, 2006
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Implants for The Lower Face
      Plast Surg Prod. 2007;16(10):30-36
    • August, 2006
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Reply: Foreign body reaction to hyaluronic acid: an adverse outcome of lip augmentation.
      J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64: 1299, 2006
    • July, 2006
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Endoscopic brow and forehead lift: a case for new technology.
      J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2006 Jul;64(7):1129-32.
    • June, 2006
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Reply: conservative management of flap necrosis after the expanding
      hematomas for face lifting surgery.
      Dermatol Surg. 2006 Jun;32(6):879-80
    • March, 2006
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Advanta ePTFE Facial Implants
      in Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:543-549, 2006
    • January, 2006
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      The use of Restylane in cosmetic facial surgery
      J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:317-325, 2006
    • January, 2006
      Dr. Niamtu J
      Open Brow Lift Revisited
      Plast Surg Prod. 2006;16(1):26-30

    • October, 2005
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Simple technique for lip and nasolabial fold
      anesthesia for injectable fillers
      Dermatol Surg 2005;31:1330-1332
    • October, 2005
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Editorial
      Those who ignore history are doomed to repeat it.
      Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2005 Oct;100(4):398
    • September, 2005
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Expanding hematoma in face-lift surgery:
      literature review, case presentations, and caveats
      Dermatol Surg. 2005 Sep;31(9 Pt 1):1134-44
      discussion 1144. Review
    • August, 2005
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Re: anterior face-lift for correction of middle face aging utilizing a minimally invasive technique.
      Dermatol Surg. 2005 Aug;31(8 Pt 1):977
    • April, 2005
      Dr. Niamtu J,
      More on Botox treatment.
      Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2005 Jun;127(6):645-6.
    • March, 2005
      Dr. Niamtu J, Carruthers Jean
      Pain Control in Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      In:Dover JS, Alam M. Carruthers J, Carruthers A, eds.
      Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology
      Soft Tissue Augmentation. Philadelphia: Elsevier Saunders, 2005 Pg 147-59
    • March, 2005
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Surgery
      Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America
      2005, 17:1, Saunders, Philadelphia
    • March, 2005
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      New Lip and Wrinkle Fillers Pg. 17-27
      In: Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Surgery
      Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America
      2005, 17:1, Saunders, Philadelphia
    • March, 2005
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Advanta Facial Implants Pg. 29-39
      In: Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Surgery
      Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America
      2005, 17:1, Saunders, Philadelphia
    • February, 2005
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Textbook Chapters
      Clinical Photography Pg. 87-95
      Saving and Archiving Images pg 113-118
      In: Perfect Medical Presentations, Irwin & Terberg
      Churchill & Livingstone, London 2004
    • January, 2005
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Endoscopic Brow and Forehead Fixation: All That and More.
      Plast Reconstr Surg. 2005 Jan;115(1):357-8.
      Cosmet Dermatol, 2005;18 Number 1, 65-68
    • January, 2005
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Local Anesthetic Blocks of the Head and Neck for Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      Part V. Techniques for the Head and Neck Region
      Cosmet Dermatol, 2005;18 Number 1, 65-68

    • December, 2004
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Lost in Space: Emergency Digital Camera Data Recovery
      Am Jour Cosmet Surg 2004:(21);4,219-223
    • November, 2004
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Local Anesthetic Blocks of the Head and Neck for Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      Part IV. Techniques for the lower face
      Cosmet Dermatol, 2004;17 Number 11, 714-20
    • November, 2004
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Intense Pulsed Light for Facial Rejuvenation
      Plastic Surgery Practice Magazine
      Novacom Publications, November, 2004 Pg. 22-26
    • October, 2004
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Local Anesthetic Blocks of the Head and Neck for Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      Part III. Techniques for the maxillary nerve
      Cosmet Dermatol, 2004;(17)10:645-47
    • October, 2004
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Cosmetic Reality TV: Good or Bad?
      Editorial
      Plastic Surgery Magazine
      October, 2004, Page 86
    • September, 2004
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Local Anesthetic Blocks of the Head and Neck for Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      Part II. Techniques for the Upper and Midface
      Cosmet Dermatol, 2004;17, Number 9, Pg 583-87
    • August, 2004
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Local Anesthetic Blocks of the Head and Neck for Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      Part I. A Review of Basic Sensory Neuroanatomy
      Cosmet Dermatol, 2004;17, Number 8, Pg 515-22
    • June, 2004
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Local Anesthetic Blocks of the Head and Neck for Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      Part I. A Review of Basic Sensory Neuroanatomy
      Cosmet Dermatol, 2004;18:
    • June, 2004
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      The Cosmetic Use of Botox in Maxillofacial Surgery
      Selected Readings in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      2004, Volume 12, Number 2, April. Pg1-22
    • May, 2004
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Textbook Chapter
      Laser Treatment of Vascular and Pigmented Lesions
      Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America
      W.B. Saunders Inc., Philadelphia
      2004, Volume 16, Number 2, Pg 239-54
    • April, 2004
      Dr. Niamtu, J; Chisholm, B
      The Adjustable Vector Deep Plane Midface Lift
      Jour Oral Max Surg, 2004;62:630-37
    • April, 2004
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      A Simple Technique For Adjustable Vector Midface Lift
      Plastic Surgery Products
      Medical World Publications
      Pg 32-36
    • March, 2004
      Dr. Niamtu, Jr
      Blepharoplasty
      (In): Atlas of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America
      W.B. Saunders Inc., Philadelphia 2004, 12;1:91-130
    • March, 2004
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Non-ablative Technologies
      Letter to the editor
      Journal of Lasers in Medicine and Surgery 2004;34:203-204
    • March, 2004
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Online Collaboration With Whiteboard Technology
      The American Journal of Cosmetic Surgery
      2004 ,Vol. 21, No.1, pgs.13-20.
    • January, 2004
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Image is everything: Pearls and Pitfalls of Digital Photography And PowerPoint Presentations For The Cosmetic Surgeon.
      Dermatol Surg 2004;30:81-91

    • December, 2003
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Letter to Editor
      Journal of Lasers in Surgery and Medicine
      Cautions of Nonablative Laser Hype and Photographic Standardization
    • November, 2003
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Perioral soft tissue rejuvenation techniques
      Compendium Journal
      Volume 22, number 11 pg 729-36, 2003
    • September, 2003
      Watson, S; Dr. Niamtu, J; Cunningham, L
      Endoscopic Midface Lift
      Endoscopic Techniques in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Atlas of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America
      W.B.Saunders, Philadelphia. 2003 Sep;11(2):145-55
    • September, 2003
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      4.0 MHz Radiowave Surgery Applications in Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      Cosmetic Dermatology Vol.15, No.11 Pg 33-46, 2003
    • June, 2003
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      The aging forehead.
      Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2003 Dec;96(6):656-7; author reply
    • June, 2003
      A Simplified Technique for Midface Lift
      Cosmetic Surgery Times
      Vol. 6, No. 5, 2003 Page 17
    • March, 2003
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Botulinum Toxin A: A review of 1,085 Oral and Maxillofacial Patient Treatments
      J Oral Maxillofac Surg 61:317-324, 2003

    • December, 2002
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      The Future of Digital Imaging, interview
      Plastic Surgery Products
      December 2002 Pg 33
    • October, 2002
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Techno Pearls for Digital Image Management
      Dermatol Surg. 2002 Oct;28(10):946-50.
    • August, 2002
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Cosmetic Facial Surgery Options of the 532 Diode Laser
      Plastic Surgery Products
    • July, 2002
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Fat transfer gun used as a precision injection device for injectable soft tissue fillers.
      J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2002 Jul;60(7):838-9.
    • June, 2002
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Imaging the Jaws for Routine Implant Placement
      Letter to the Editor Response
      Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology Vol.93. No.5
    • May, 2002
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Journal of the American Orthodontic Society
      Orthognathic Surgery: The End of the Road
      2002 2;1:16-18
    • March, 2002
      Letter to the Editor
      Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery
      Response to editorial on “Laser Madness”
    • February , 2002
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Eleven Pearls for Cosmetic Earlobe Repair
      Dermatol Surg. 2002 Feb;28(2):180-5.
    • January, 2002
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Scope of Practice, Staying on Top (Part 2)
      Educational Reviews in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Continuing Medical Education Tape Series
      Vol 16, Number 6.

    • December, 2001
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Scope of Practice, Staying on Top
      Educational Reviews in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Continuing Medical Education Tape Series
      Vol 16, Number 5.
    • December, 2001
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Near-fatal airway obstruction after routine implant placement
      Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod.2001 Dec;92(6):597-600
    • March, 2001
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Digital Camera System: To Use or Not to Use (Response)
      International Journal of Cosmetic Surgery and Aesthetic Dermatology
      Volume 3, Number 3, 2001 pg 216-17
    • December, 2001
      Dr. Niamtu J, III.
      Digitally processed ultraviolet images: a convenient, affordable, reproducible means of illustrating ultraviolet clinical examination.
      Dermatol Surg. 2001 Dec;27(12):1039-42
    • December, 2001
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      The Politics of Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      Educational Reviews in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Continuing Medical Education Tape Series
      Vol 16, Number 4.
    • October, 2001
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Radiofrequency Applications in Cosmetic Facial Surgery: Making Waves
      Plastic Surgery Products
      October 2001;11(10):52-58
    • August, 2001
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      A Simple Device for Incision Protection and Retraction in Endoscopic Brow and Forehead lifting.
      Dermatol Surg. 2001 Aug;27(8):779-80.
    • August, 2001
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      The Power of PowerPoint
      Plast Reconstr Surg. 2001 Aug;108(2):466-84.
    • July, 2001
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Making Digital Images
      Journal of the American Orthodontic Society
      Vol 1 (2) Pg 8-9, 2001
    • July, 2001
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Cosmetic Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Dentistry (United Kingdom)
      Vol 2 (17) September, 2001 Pg 22-26
    • May, 2001
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Clinical Applications of the 532nm Diode Laser for the Treatment of Facial
      Telangiectasias and Pigmented lesions: literature review, history and discussion of clinical experience.
      The American Journal of Cosmetic Surgery
      Volume 18, Number 2, 2001 pg 71-81
    • April, 2001
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Cosmetic oral and maxillofacial surgery: the frame for cosmetic dentistry.
      Dent Today. 2001 Apr;20(4):88-91.
    • February, 2001
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Digital Imaging for the Cosmetic Dermatologist Part II
      Cosmetic Dermatology 2001, Feb;14(2):23-26
    • January, 2001
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Digital Imaging for the Comsetic Dermatologist Part I
      Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology 2001, Jan;14(1):21-24
    • January, 2001
      Dr. Niamtu, J; Mercuri, LM
      Silastic Implants For Temporomandibular Disorders
      Plast Reconstr Surg. 2001 Jan;107(1):290-1
    • January, 2001
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Peer Review Discussion of Journal Article
      Animal Models for TMJ Studies: A review of the Literature
      The TMJ Jorunal
      Volume 1, January, 2001

    • November, 2000
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Edited Textbook
      Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America
      Volume 12, number 4, November, 2000
      W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia
    • November, 2000
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Common complications of laser resurfacing and their treatment
      (In) Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America
      W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia
      2000, Nov;12(4):579-93
    • November, 2000
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      The use of botulinum toxin in cosmetic facial surgery
      (In) Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America
      W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia
      2000, Nov;12(4):596-612
    • November, 2000
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Clinical technique for fat transfer
      (In) Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America
      W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia
      2000, Nov;12(4):641-47
    • November, 2000
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Alloplastic chin augmentation
      (In) Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America
      W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia
      2000, Nov;12(4):765-69
    • November, 2000
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      The treatment of facial telangiectasias
      (In) Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America
      W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia
      2000, Nov;12(4):771-80
    • November, 2000
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Repair of cleft earlobes
      (In) Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America
      W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia
      2000, Nov;12(4):781-89
    • November, 2000
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Letter to the Editor
      “Misinformation on Facial Implants”
      Cosmetic Surgery Times
      Nov/Dec Volume 3, number 10 pg.33
    • September, 2000
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Endoscopic Brow
      and Forehead Lifting: An Evolving Paradigm
      Plastic Surgery Products
      November 2000 Novicom Publications
    • July, 2000
      Dr. Niamtu, J.
      Marketing the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Practice
      (In) Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Fonseca, RJ
      2000, W.B. Saunders
    • June, 2000
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Cosmetic Surgery Options in Oral and Maxillofacial
      J Am Dent Assoc. 2000 Jun;131(6):756-64.
    • May, 2000
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Cosmetic Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Virginia Dental Journal
      Volume 77, Number 2 April 2000
    • May, 2000
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      The use of ePTFE Implants in Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      MDessentials.com Online Aesthetic Medical News
      Volume 9, June 2000
    • February, 2000
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Letter to the Editor
      “Scope Practice’
      ADA News
      Volume 31,
      Number 4
      American Dental Association
    • January, 2000
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Liposculpture and Lower Facial Rejuvenation
      Plastic Surgery Products Magazine
      January, 2000 Pg. 28-32
      Novicom Inc.

    • November, 1999
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Regarding inappropriate training for unqualified professionals.
      Dermatol Surg. 1999 Nov;25(11):920-1.
    • October, 1999
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Aesthetic Uses of Botulinum Toxin A
      Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1999 Oct;57(10):1228-33
    • February, 1999
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Whiplash and TMD.
      J Am Dent Assoc. 1999 Feb;130(2):162, 164; author reply 168, 170
    • March, 1999
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Staying on the Cutting and Avoiding the Bleeding Edge
      Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1999 Mar;57(3):357
    • May, 1999
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Laser Skin Resurfacing Part III
      Post Operative Laser Technique and Complications
      Educational Reviews
      Continuing Education Tape Series
      May 1999
    • April, 1999
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Laser Skin Resurfacing Part II Laser
      Intraoperative Laser Technique
      Educational Reviews
      Continuing Education Tape Series
    • March, 1999
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “Laser Skin Resurfacing Part I
      Pre Operative Considerations “
      Educational Reviews
      Continuing Education Tape Series
      Volume 13 Number 8
      May 1999

    • October, 1998
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “Laser Resurfacing Complications and Treatment”
      Plastic Surgery Products Magazine
      November-December 1998
      Pg 38-41
      Novicom Publications
    • August, 1998
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “Facial Implant Applications for Cosmetic Facial Surgery“
      Plastic Surgery Products Magazines
      Novicom Publications
      Volume 8 Number 5, Page 26-29
    • June, 1998
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “Botox Treatment of Facial wrinkles” Part II
      Practical Reviews in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      June 1998
      Post graduate continuing education tape series
    • May, 1998
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “Confessions of a Slide Addict: The Need for Digital Imaging
      Plastic Surgery Products
      Novocom Publications
      Pg 56-59
    • May, 1998
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “Botox Treatment of Facial wrinkles” Part I
      Practical Reviews in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      May 1998
      Post graduate continuing education tape series

    • December, 1997
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “Imaging as it is” Part II
      Orthodontic Products News
      Novicom Publications
      Dec/Jan issue pg 86-88
    • November, 1997
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Digital imaging: Ortho Bytes readers comment.
      Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 1997 Nov;112(5):582-3
    • October, 1997
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “Imaging as it is” Part I
      Orthodontic Product News
      Novicom Publications
      Oct/Nov issue Pg 72-74
    • October, 1997
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “Incentives, Bonuses and Employee Motivation
      Practice Enhancers or Paying Twice for the Same Job?
      AAOMS Practice Management Notes
      Supplement to AAOMS Today Newsletter
      Sept/Oct 1997 page 1
    • August, 1997
      Dr. Niamtu, J., “Surgical Repair of Cleft Earlobe”
      J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1997 Aug;55(8):886-90.
    • August, 1997
      Dr. Niamtu, J., “The Future of Dental Imaging”
      Dental Products Report, page 72
      July, 1997 Dr. Niamtu, J., authored text for AAOMS entitled: “Establishing
      A New Practice,” textbook
    • April, 1997
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      The reality of TMD problems.
      Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 1997 Apr;111(4):30A
    • April, 1997
      Evidence-based care
      J Am Dent Assoc. 1997 Apr;128(4):402, 405

    • July, 1996
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “Endoprosthetic Infections of the TMJ Part II
      Educational Reviews in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Post graduate continuing education services
      Vol. 10, Number 10, Side 1
    • May, 1996
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “Acute and Chronic Sinusitis”
      Educational Reviews in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Post graduate continuing education tape series.
    • April 28, 1996
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “The diagnosis and Treatment of Endoprosthetic Infections of the TMJ: Part I”
      Educational Reviews in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Post graduate continuing education services
    • February, 1996
      Dr. Niamtu, J., “Temporomandibular Joint Disorders, Current
      Trends and Diagnosis in Management.”
      Plastic Surgery Products
      Volume 6, I, 1996; Novocom Publications

    • July, 1995
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “The Sucessful Practice: Leadership, Hiring and Firing” Part 3
      Educational Reviews in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Post graduate continuing education tape series.
    • June, 1995
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “The Sucessful Practice: Leadership, Hiring and Firing” Part 2
      Educational Reviews in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Post graduate continuing education tape series.
    • May, 1995
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “The Sucessful Practice: Leadership, Hiring and Firing” Part 1
      Educational Reviews in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Post graduate continuing education tape series.

    • August, 1994
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “The TMJ Fossa Eminecne System: One Surgeons Experience” Part II
      Educational Reviews Continuing Education Tape Series
      Vol.8, Number 11 Side 1
    • July, 1994
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “The TMJ Fossa Eminecne System: One Surgeons Experience”
      Educational Reviews Continuing Education Tape Series
      Vol.8, Number 10 Side 1

    • 1992
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “A Surgeon Looks at the Future of the Specialty” Part II
      Educational Reviews in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Volume 6, Number 7, side 1
    • March, 1992
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “A Surgeon Looks at the Future of the Specialty”
      Educational Reviews in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Volume 6, Number 6, side1
    • March, 1992
      Caugars, G.E.; Dr. Niamtu, J.; Svirsky, J.A.Cherubism: “Diagnosis, Treatment and Comparison of Central GiantCell Granuloma and Giant Cell Tumors”
      Cherubism: diagnosis, treatment, and comparison with central giant cell granulomas and giant cell tumors.
      Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol. 1992 Mar;73(3):369-74.

    • January, 1991
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “Endosseous Implants” Part 2
      Educational Reviews in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Volume 5, Number 5
    • December, 1991
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      “Endosseous Implants” Part 1
      Educational Reviews in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
      Volume 5, Number 6

    • December, 1985
      Dr. Niamtu, J
      Anesthesia or sedation?
      J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1985 Feb;43(2):71, 145

    • December, 1984
      Dr. Niamtu, J., Campbell, R.L., “The Anesthetic Skin Patch for Topical Cutaneous Anesthesia,”
      The anesthetic skin patch for topical anesthesia.
      J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1984 Dec;42(12):839-40
    • August 1984
      Dr. Niamtu J, Campbell RL.
      Styloid processes simulating avulsed tooth in a trauma patient.
      Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol. 1984 Aug;58(2):240-1
    • February, 1984
      Dr. Niamtu, J., Alexander, J.M.,
      A convenient system for irrigating contaminated wounds of the maxillofacial region.
      J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1984 Feb;42(2):133.

    • March, 1982
      Dr. Niamtu, J.,
      S. Elmer Bear: remembering a legend
      “Letter to the Editor,” Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial
      Surgery, Volume 40, No. 3, 131
  • January, 1981
    Dr. Niamtu, J., Campbell, R.L.,
    Carotid cavernous fistula.
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1982 Jan;40(1):52-6.

  • November, 1979
    Dr. Niamtu, J., Lassiter, J.
    A bizarre penetrating head wound with intraoral communication. Report of a case.
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol. 1979 Nov;48(5):410-2.

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