Oksana A. Jackson, MD

Oksana A. Jackson, MD, is an attending surgeon in CHOP’s Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and co-director of the Cleft Lip and Palate Program.

Areas of Expertise: Breast/chest wall deformities, Cleft Lip and Palate Program, Cleft lip and palates, Facial motion disorders, Facial palsy, Pediatric and Adolescent Breast Program, Vascular anomalies, Velopharyngeal dysfunction, Velopharyngeal Dysfunction Clinic
Locations: Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Exton; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Voorhees
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

    Residency

    Plastic Surgery - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

    Fellowship

    Research Fellow, Division of Plastic Surgery - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
    Pediatric Plastic Surgery - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    Plastic Surgery

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Surgeon

    Co-director, Cleft Lip and Palate Program

    Director, Facial Motion Disorders Clinic

    Director, Velopharyngeal Dysfunction Clinic

    Director, Pediatric and Adolescent Breast Program

    Assistant Professor of Surgery, Department of Plastic Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Centers and Programs
  • Publications

    Books

    Chapters

    2012

    Jackson, O., Taylor, J., Carmen, C, and Low, D.: Cleft Lip and Palate. The 5 Minute Pediatric Consult, 6th Edition. Schwartz, M. William (eds.). Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, June 2012.

    Jackson, O., Low, D., and LaRossa, D., : Conjoined Twins. Plastic Surgery Peter Neligan (eds.). Elsevier, 3, Pediatric Plastic Surgery(Third Edition), October 2012.

    Derderian, C. and Jackson, O.: Reconstruction of the Paralyzed Face. Current Reconstructive Plastic Surgery. Serletti, Taub, Wu, and Slutsky (eds.). McGraw Hill Medical, November 2012.

    2011

    Anne S. Bassett, MD,* Donna M. McDonald-McGinn, MS, CGC,* Koen Devriendt, MD, Maria Cristina Digilio, MD, Paula Goldenberg, MD, MSW, Alex Habel, MD, Bruno Marino, MD, Solveig Oskarsdottir, MD, PhD, Nicole Philip, MD, Kathleen Sullivan, MD, PhD, Ann Swillen, PhD, Jacob Vorstman, MD, PhD, and The International 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome Consortium: Practical Guidelines for Managing Patients with 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. Journal of Pediatrics October 2011.

     

    2008

    Jackson O, Kaye A, Bartlett S. Pediatric facial trauma. In: Goldberg, Lee, Murr, editors. Head and neck trauma. New York: Informa Healthcare USA, Inc.; 2008.

    Jackson O, Randall P. A short history of cleft lip and palate. In: Kirschner R., Losee J, editors. Comprehensive cleft care. New York: McGraw Hill; 2008.

    Papers

    2012

    Jackson, O, Low, D, and LaRossa, D: Conjoined Twin Separation: Lessons Learned. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery April 2012. Read the abstract

    Jackson, O., Basta, M., Sonnad, S., Stricker, P., LaRossa, D., and Fiadjoe, J.: Perioperative Risk Factors For Adverse Airway Events In Patients Undergoing Cleft Palate Repair. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal October 2012. Read the abstract

    Posters and Presentations

    2012

    Carrie A. Stransky, MD, Oksana Jackson, MD, Marten Basta, BS, Nirav Desai, BS, Cynthia Solot, MA, CCC, Marilyn Cohen, BA, LSLP, Richard Kirschner, MD, David Low, MD, Peter Randall, MD, and Don LaRossa, MD. : Thirty Year Experience with the Modified Furlow Cleft Palate Repair. Philadelphia Academy of Surgery Resident Research Competition; 2012 Feb 6; Philadelphia, PA.

    Alexander Gougoutas, MD, Scott Bartlett, MD, and Oksana Jackson, MD: Use of a Prefabricated, Computer-Generated Osteotomy Template for Reconstruction of a Type III Mandible in Hemifacial Microsomia. 58th Annual Meeting of the Robert H. Ivy Society of Plastic Surgeons; 2012 Mar 9-10; Philadelphia, PA.

    Carrie A. Stransky, MD, Oksana Jackson, MD, Marten Basta, BS, Nirav Desai, BS, Cynthia Solot, MA, CCC, Marilyn Cohen, BA, LSLP, Richard Kirschner, MD, David Low, MD, Peter Randall, MD, and Don LaRossa, MD. : Thirty Year Experience with the Modified Furlow Cleft Palate Repair. 58th Annual Meeting of the Robert H. Ivy Society of Plastic Surgeons; 2012 Mar 9-10; Philadelphia, PA.

    Marten Basta, BA, Kevin Murphy, MD, John Fiadjoe, MD, Seema Sonnad, PhD, David Low, MD, Don LaRossa, MD, Richard Kirschner, MD, an Oksana Jackson, MD: Perioperative Risk Factors for Adverse Airway Events in Patients Undergoing Furlow Cleft Palate Repair. 58th Annual Meeting of the Robert H. Ivy Society of Plastic Surgeons; 2012 Mar 9-10; Philadelphia, PA.

    Tami Konieczny, Brian Dunham, William Katowitz, Leanne Magee, Canice Crerand, Meg Maguire, Scott Bartlett, and Oksana Jackson: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Pediatric Facial Nerve Disorders following Acquired Brain Injury Ninth World Congress on Brain Injury; 2012 Mar 21-25; Edinburgh, Scotland.

    Alexander Gougoutas, MD, Scott Bartlett, MD, and Oksana Jackson, MD: Use of a Prefabricated, Computer-Generated Osteotomy Template for Reconstruction of a Type III Mandible in Hemifacial Microsomia. 69th Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association; 2012 Apr 17-21; San Jose, CA.

    Carrie A. Stransky, MD, Oksana Jackson, MD, Marten Basta, BS, Nirav Desai, BS, Cynthia Solot, MA, CCC, Marilyn Cohen, BA, LSLP, Richard Kirschner, MD, David Low, MD, Peter Randall, MD, and Don LaRossa, MD. : Thirty Year Experience with the Modified Furlow Cleft Palate Repair. 91st Annual Meeting of the American Association of Plastic Surgeons; 2012 Apr 14-17; San Francisco, CA.

    Donna McDonald-McGinn, MS, Alice Bailey, BS, Oksana Jackson, MD, Jesse Taylor, MD, Scott Bartlett, MD, Rosario Mayro, DMD, Patricia Schultz, MSN, Meg Maguire, MSN, Elaine Zackai, MD: The 22q11.2 Duplication Syndrome - A Counseling Conundrum. 69th Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association; 2012 Apr 17-21; San Jose, CA.

    Marten Basta, BA, Kevin Murphy, MD, John Fiadjoe, MD, Seema Sonnad, PhD, David Low, MD, Don LaRossa, MD, Richard Kirschner, MD, an Oksana Jackson, MD: Perioperative Risk Factors for Adverse Airway Events in Patients Undergoing Furlow Cleft Palate Repair. 69th Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association; 2012 Apr 17-21; San Jose, CA.

    Crerand CE, Magee L, Spitzer J, Taglienti A, Jackson O, Kirschner RE: Psychosocial functioning and body image among adolescents seeking breast reconstructive surgery. Appearance Matters 5, University of the West of England; 2012 Jul 3-4; Bristol, UK.

    Gormley,R., Wanat, K., Jackson, O., Deardorff, M., McMahon, P., and Castelo-Soccio, L.: Encephalocraniocutaneous Lipomatosis with Associated Blaschkoid Hyperpigmentation. Society for Pediatric Dermatology Annual Meeting; 2012 Jul 1-14; Monterey, CA.

    Maguire, M., Jackson, O., Zackai, E., Katz, L., Drummond, D., Lambert, M., and McDonald-McGinn, D.: What Every Parent of a Child with 22Q Deletion Undergoing Elective Surgery Should Consider. 8th Biennial International 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome Meeting; 2012 Jul 6-10; Lake Buena Vista, FL.

    Maguire, M., McDonald-McGinn, D., Zackai, E., Katz, L., Drummond, D., Lambert, M., and Jackson, O.: Development of a Pre-Surgical and Post-Operative Checklist for 22Q Deletion Patients Undergoing Surgical Palatal Management. 8th Biennial International 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome Meeting; 2012 Jul 6-10; Lake Buena Vista, FL.

    Solot, C., Jackson, O., Zackai, E., and McDonald-McGinn, D.: Timing for Pharyngoplasty in Children with 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome and Velopharyngeal Dysfunction - Why We Should Wait. 8th Biennial International 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome Meeting; 2012 Jul 6-10; Lake Buena Vista, FL.

    Solot, C., McDonald-McGinn, D., Dickinson, K., Bailey, A., Zackai, E., and Jackson, O.: Description of Speech and Language in Eight Children with 22q11.2 Duplication Syndrome. 8th Biennial International 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome Meeting; 2012 Jul 6-10; Lake Buena Vista, FL.

    Solot, C., and Jackson, O.: Management of Speech-Language Disorders in 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. 8th Biennial International 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome Meeting; 2012 Jul 6-10; Lake Buena Vista, FL.

    Stransky, C., Basta, M., Kirschner, R., LaRossa, D., McDonald-McGinn, D., Solot, C., Cohen, M., and Jackson, O.: Critical Phenotypic Manifestations of 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome in patients Requiring Surgery for Velopharyngeal Insufficiency. 8th Biennial International 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome Meeting; 2012 Jul 6-10; Lake Buena Vista, FL.

    Paliga, J., Taylor, J., Jackson, O., Maguire, M., Cielo, C., and Marcus, C.: The Incidence of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in the Cleft Palate Population by Screening Questionnaire. 29th Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons; 2012 Sept 28-30; Boston, MA.

    Stransky, C., Basta, M., Solot, C., Cohen, M., LaRossa, D., and Jackson, O.: Do Pierre Robin Sequence Patients Have Worse Outcomes in Cleft Palate Surgery? 29th Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons; 2012 Sept 28-30; Boston, MA.

    Stransky, C., LaRossa, D., Basta, M., Cohen, M., Solot, C., and Jackson, O.: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Velopharyngeal Dysfunction Surgical Decision Scale. 29th Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons; 2012 Sept 28-30; Boston, MA.

    Stransky, C., Basta, M., Kirschner, R., LaRossa, D., McDonald-McGinn, D., Solot, C., Cohen, M., and Jackson, O.: Critical Phenotypic Manifestations of 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome in patients Requiring Surgery for Velopharyngeal Insufficiency. Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons October 2012.

    Stransky, C., Basta, M., Solot, C., Cohen, M., LaRossa, D., and Jackson, O.: Do Pierre Robin Sequence Patients Have Worse Outcomes in Cleft Palate Surgery? Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons October 2012.

    2011

    McDonald-McGinn D, Saitta S, Kohut A, Kirschner R, LaRossa D, Jackson O, et al. 22q11.2 deletions and duplications: look what the array dragged in [abstract presentation]. 68th Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association; 2011 Apr 5-9; San Juan, Puerto Rico.

    Jackson O, McDonald-McGinn D, Simbolon C, and Zackai E. Asymmetric crying facies - implications for the general population [abstract presentation]. 68th Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association; 2011 Apr 5-9; San Juan, Puerto Rico.

    Crerand C, Kirschner R, Taglienti A, Magee L, Jackson O, Low D: Prenatal diagnosis of cleft lip/palate: a comparison of fathers' and mothers' psychological distress [abstract presentation]. 68th Annual Meeting of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association; 2011 Apr 5-9; San Juan, Puerto Rico.

  • Editorial and Academic Positions

    Editorial positions

    Reviewer

    2012-present, Journal of Pediatric Surgery
    2011-present, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    2008-present, Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal

    Academic committees

    2009-present, Patient Safety Officer, Division of Plastic Surgery, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
    2009-present, OR Quality and Patient Safety Committee, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia