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Patrick B. Garvey, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Associate Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery, Division of Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Office Address

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1400 Pressler Street
Unit Number: 1488
Houston, TX 77030
Phone: 713-794-1247
Fax: 713-745-5492

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

2001 Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, MD, Doctor of Medicine
1997 University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, BA, Bachelor of Arts with Honors, Plan II Honors Program

Postgraduate Training

7/2008-6/2009 Clinical Fellowship, Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
6/2006-6/2008 Clinical Residency, Plastic Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA
6/2001-6/2006 Clinical Residency, General Surgery, Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Medicine, Scottsdale, AZ

Board Certifications

12/2010 American Board of Plastic Surgery
12/2006 American Board of Surgery

Experience/Service

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery, Division of Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 7/2009-8/2013
Clinical Specialist, Department of Plastic Surgery, Division of Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 6/2008-7/2009

Professional Memberships

American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery
Member, Membership Committee, 2013-2014

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Garvey PB, Rhines LD, Dong W, Chang DW. Immediate Soft-Tissue Reconstruction for Complex Defects of the Spine Following Surgery for Spinal Neoplasms. Plast Reconstr Surg 125(5):1460-66, 5/2010.
2. Garvey PB, Rhines LD, Feng L, Gu X, Butler CE. Reconstructive Strategies for Partial Sacrectomy Defects Based on Surgical Outcomes. Plast Reconstr Surg 127(1):190-9, 1/2011. PMID: 20871487.
3. Selber JC, Chang EI, Liu J, Suami H, Adelman DM, Hanasono MM, Garvey PB, Butler CE. Tracking the Learning Curve in Microsurgical Skill Acquisition. Plast Reconstr Surg 130(4):551e-558e, 10/2012.
4. Selber JC, Garvey PB, Clemens MW, Chang EI, Zang H, Hanasono MW. A Prospective Study of Transit Time Flow Volume (TTFV) Measurement for Intraoperative Evaluation and Optimization of Free Flaps. Plast Reconstr Surg 131(2):270-281, 2/2013.

Book Chapters

1. Garvey PB. Art, Science and New Clinical Technique. In: Breast Reconstruction. Ed(s) MA Shiffman. Springer: Berlin. In Press.
2. Garvey PB. Trunk Reconstruction and Pressure Sores. In: Review of Plastic Surgery. Ed(s) Dr. Donald W. Buck, II. Elsevier: Edinbrugh, United Kingdom, 97-111, 2015.
3. Chang DS, Janis JE, Garvey PB. Basics of Microsurgery. In: Essentials of Plastic Surgery, 2nd. Ed(s) Jeff Janis. Quality Medical Publishing: St. Louis, MO, 75-86, 2014.
4. Garvey PB, Chang DW. Chapter 31 Breast Reconstruction with the Gluteal Flap. In: Oncoplastic Surgery of the Breast. How? When? Why?. Ed(s) Drs. Eduardo Gonzalez and Alberto Rancati. Ediciones Journal: Buenos Aires, Argentina, 283-288, 2014.
5. Garvey PB, Potter JK. Mandibular Reconstruction. In: Essentials of Plastic Surgery, 2nd. Ed(s) Jeff Janis. Quality Medical Publishing: St. Louis, MO, 454-461, 2014.
6. Garvey PB, Butler CE. Minimally Invasive Component Separation Technique. In: Abdominal Wall Reconstruction. Cine Med, 119-130, 2014.
7. Le-Petoss H, Stafford J, Bedrosian I, Garvey PB, Woodward WA, Moulder-Thompson SL. Breast Cancer. In: Oncologic Imaging: A Multidisciplinary Approach. Ed(s) Silverman, PM. Saunders: Philadelphia, PA, 479-507, 2012.
8. Garvey PB. Latissimus Flap. In: Current Head and Neck Reconstruction. Ed(s) Peirong Yu. People’s Medical Publishing House: Beijing, China, 2010.
9. Garvey PB. The Transverse Rectus Abdominis Musculocutaneous Flap, Deep Inferior Epigastric Artery Perforator Flap, and Superficial Inferior Epigastric Artery Flap. In: Current Head and Neck Reconstruction. Ed(s) Peirong Yu. People’s Medical Publishing House: Beijing, China, 2010.

Grant & Contract Support

Title: Clinical Outcomes Fellowship
Funding Source: LifeCell
Role: Principal Investigator-MDACC
Duration: 2014 - 2016

Last updated: 3/7/2016