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Albert K. Oh, MD

The Joseph E. Robert, Jr. Center for Surgical Care

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Craniofacial Program
Fetal and Transitional Medicine

Hand Program
Vascular Anomalies Clinic

Specialties: Cleft Lip/Cleft Palate, Deformational Plagiocephaly, Craniosynostosis

Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Plastic Surgery, Inc.
American Board of Surgery
Foreign LanguagesKorean
National Provider Identifier1447205257

Service LocationsChildren's National Medical Center - Sheikh Zayed Campus for Advanced Children's Medicine
111 Michigan Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20010
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Phone: 202-476-5000

Children's National Specialists of Virginia, LLC
An affiliated private practice

3023 Hamaker Court
Suite 500
Fairfax, VA 22031
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Phone: 571-766-3100
Practice Manager: Chris Reilly
Fax: 571-766-3091

Albert K. Oh, MD, is a plastic surgeon specializing in cleft/craniofacial surgery, pediatric plastic surgery, and aesthetic facial surgery.

Dr. Oh has published many peer-reviewed scientific articles and book chapters, and is a member of the Plastic Surgery Research Council. His current research interests involve altered neurophysiology of patients with craniofacial anomalies, biological markers in cleft lip/palate, craniofacial trauma, and vascular anomalies.

Dr. Oh is a member of the American Association of Academic Chairmen of Plastic Surgery and is Assistant Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics at George Washington University Medical School. He is also a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association.

When he is not working, Dr. Oh enjoys instrumental performances with his wife, who is a musician, and spending time with their two young children. He also enjoys soccer, tennis, and golf.

*This physician is an employee of Children’s National Specialists of Virginia, LLC.

TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education Pacific Union College Angwin, CABachelor of Arts 1989 -1993
Medical School Loma Linda University School of Medicine Loma Linda, CADoctor of Medicine 1993 -1998
National & International Recognitions
Super DoctorsWashington Post Magazine2011

Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons2007 - 2009
American Cleft Palate Craniofacial Association2005
Association of Academic Chairmen of Plastic Surgery2008
Plastic Surgery Research Council2008
American Society of Plastic Surgeons2008
Journal Article, Oh AK, LaBrie RA, Rogers GF, Mulliken JB. (2009), Increased frequency of left-handedness in patients with unilateral coronal synostosis. , Cleft Palate Craniofac J., 46, 237-244.

Journal Article, Oh AK, Hoy E, Rogers GF. (2009), Predictors of severity in deformational plagiocephaly., J Craniofac Surg..

Journal Article, Wang H, Oh AK, Orbach DB (2009), Arteriovenous shunting as a new feature of PHACES – Case report, J Neurosurg Pediatrics. , 3, 53-56.

Journal Article, Rogers GF, Oh AK, Mulliken JB. (2009), The role of congenital muscular torticollis in the development of deformational plagiocephaly. , Plast Reconstr Surg, 123, 643-652.

Journal Article, Yurihaza S, Oh AK, Mulliken JB. (2008), Asymmetrical bilateral cleft lip: complete or incomplete and contralateral lesser defect (minor-form, microform, mini-microform)., Plast. Reconstr. Surg, 122, 1494-1504.

Journal Article, Oh AK, Thakuria J, Kimonis V, Mulliken JB. (2008), Subglossopalatal synechia in association with digital and cardiac anomalies, Cleft Plate Craniofac. J, 45, 217-221.

Journal Article, Oh AK, Wong JY, Ohta E, Rogers GF, Deutsch CK, Mulliken JB. (2008), Facial asymmetry in unilateral coronal synostosis: long-term results after fronto-orbital advancement, Plast. Reconstr. Surg, 121, 555-562.

Journal Article, Kim SW, Oh MJ, Park JL, Oh AK, Park CG (2007), Functional reconstruction of the philtral ridge in the repaired cleft lip, J. Craniofac. Surg, 18, 1343-1348.

Journal Article, Oh AK, Workman LA, Wong GB. (2007), Clinical correlation of chromosome 22q11.2 FISH analysis and velocardiofacial syndrome, Cleft Palate Craniofac. J, 44, 62-66.

Journal Article, Oh AK, Kim S, Wang KC, Park CG, Kim CW, Cho BK (1997), Complications of pediatric craniofacial surgery in the orient: analysis of a 10-year experience, J. Craniofac. Surg. , 8, 340-351.

For a more comprehensive list of publications for Albert Oh, MD view the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed online database

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