EDUCATION

Medical School

  • The Hebrew University , 2007 , Jerusalem , Israel

Residency

  • Rabin Medical Center , 2013 , Petah Tikva , Israel

Residency

Microsurgery & Breast Reconstuction
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center , 2014 , Boston , MA

Residency

Craniofacial & Pediatric Plastic Surgery
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2015 , Boston , MA

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

Dr. Ganor arrived in Boston as a fellow in Reconstructive Breast and Microsurgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. In the following year, he joined Boston Children’s Hospital as a Pediatric Plastic Surgery fellow. Upon graduation of these two Harvard Medical School fellowship programs, he stayed as a full staff member at the Boston Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Ganor received his MD from The Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School in Israel. He completed his postgraduate training at Rabin Medical Center, just outside Tel-Aviv.

His research interests and clinical passion are in the fields of reconstructive microsurgery, Romberg Disease & Soft Tissue Deficits, Breast Surgery and cleft lip & palate.

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Tabaac AR, Jolly D, Boskey ER, Ganor O. Barriers to Gender-affirming Surgery Consultations in a Sample of Transmasculine Patients in Boston, Mass. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2020 Aug; 8(8):e3008. View abstract
  2. Jolly D, Chrisos HA, Kaufman-Goldberg T, Ganor O, Taghinia AH. Median Nerve Neuropathy following Radial Forearm Free Flap Phalloplasty: A Case Report. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2020 Aug; 8(8):e3027. View abstract
  3. Benson TA, Boskey ER, Ganor O. The Effect of Forearm Tattoos on Flap Choice in Transmasculine Phalloplasty Patients. MDM Policy Pract. 2020 Jan-Jun; 5(1):2381468320938740. View abstract
  4. Almazan AN, Benson TA, Boskey ER, Ganor O. Associations Between Transgender Exclusion Prohibitions and Insurance Coverage of Gender-Affirming Surgery. LGBT Health. 2020 Jul; 7(5):254-263. View abstract
  5. Boskey ER, Jolly D, Tabaac AR, Ganor O. Behavioral Health Concerns and Eligibility Factors Among Adolescents and Young Adults Seeking Gender-Affirming Masculinizing Top Surgery. LGBT Health. 2020 May/Jun; 7(4):182-189. View abstract
  6. Chen AD, Kang CO, Tran BNN, Ruan QZ, Cuccolo NG, Lee BT, Ganor O. Surgical Approaches and 30-Day Complications of Velopharyngeal Insufficiency Repair Using American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program-Pediatric. J Surg Res. 2020 06; 250:102-111. View abstract
  7. Ganor O, Cuccolo NG, Jolly D, Boskey ER. Are Prophylactic Postoperative Antibiotics Necessary after Masculinizing Mastectomy with Free Nipple Graft? A Single-institution Retrospective Review. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2020 Jan; 8(1):e2615. View abstract
  8. Cuccolo NG, Kang CO, Boskey ER, Ibrahim AMS, Blankensteijn LL, Taghinia A, Lee BT, Lin SJ, Ganor O. Epidemiologic Characteristics and Postoperative Complications following Augmentation Mammaplasty: Comparison of Transgender and Cisgender Females. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2019 Oct; 7(10):e2461. View abstract
  9. Ganor O, Taghinia AH, Diamond DA, Boskey ER. Piloting a Genital Affirmation Surgical Priorities Scale for Trans Masculine Patients. Transgend Health. 2019; 4(1):270-276. View abstract
  10. Cho J, Sanchez K, Ganor O, Afshar S, Ruditsky A, Bierman A, Taghinia AH. Utilizing a Physician Scribe in a Pediatric Plastic Surgical Practice: A Time-driven Activity-based Costing Study. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2019 Oct; 7(10):e2460. View abstract
  11. Cuccolo NG, Kang CO, Boskey ER, Ibrahim AMS, Blankensteijn LL, Taghinia A, Lee BT, Lin SJ, Ganor O. Masculinizing Chest Reconstruction in Transgender and Nonbinary Individuals: An Analysis of Epidemiology, Surgical Technique, and Postoperative Outcomes. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2019 12; 43(6):1575-1585. View abstract
  12. Almazan AN, Boskey ER, Labow B, Ganor O. Insurance Policy Trends for Breast Surgery in Cisgender Women, Cisgender Men, and Transgender Men. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2019 08; 144(2):334e-336e. View abstract
  13. Cuccolo NG, Kang CO, Boskey ER, Ibrahim AMS, Blankensteijn LL, Taghinia A, Lee BT, Lin SJ, Ganor O. Mastectomy in Transgender and Cisgender Patients: A Comparative Analysis of Epidemiology and Postoperative Outcomes. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2019 Jun; 7(6):e2316. View abstract
  14. Firriolo JM, Nuzzi LC, Ganske IM, Hamilton TE, Smithers CJ, Ganor O, Upton J, Taghinia AH, Jennings RW, Labow BI. Supercharged Jejunal Interposition: A Reliable Esophageal Replacement in Pediatric Patients. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2019 06; 143(6):1266e-1276e. View abstract
  15. Almazan AN, Boskey ER, Labow B, Ganor O. Insurance Policy Trends for Breast Surgery in Cisgender Women, Cisgender Men, and Transgender Men. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2019 May 15. View abstract
  16. Boskey ER, Johnson JA, Harrison C, Marron JM, Abecassis L, Scobie-Carroll A, Willard J, Diamond DA, Taghinia AH, Ganor O. Ethical Issues Considered When Establishing a Pediatrics Gender Surgery Center. Pediatrics. 2019 06; 143(6). View abstract
  17. Boskey ER, Jolly D, Semnack MM, Tobias AM, Ganor O. Congruence Is Not Cosmetic: Denials of Nipple Grafts for Chest Reconstruction Surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2019 Apr; 7(4):e2145. View abstract
  18. Boskey ER, Taghinia AH, Ganor O. Self-assessment of clinical competence with LGBT patients at a pediatric hospital. Soc Work Health Care. 2019 07; 58(6):547-556. View abstract
  19. Boskey ER, Taghinia AH, Ganor O. Association of Surgical Risk With Exogenous Hormone Use in Transgender Patients: A Systematic Review. JAMA Surg. 2019 Feb 01; 154(2):159-169. View abstract
  20. Ganor O, Boskey ER. Submitting Appropriately for Breast Surgery in Transmasculine Patients. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2019 01; 143(1):254e. View abstract
  21. Ganske IM, Firriolo JM, Nuzzi LC, Ganor O, Hamilton TE, Smithers CJ, Jennings RW, Upton J, Labow BI, Taghinia AH. Double Supercharged Jejunal Interposition for Late Salvage of Long-gap Esophageal Atresia. Ann Plast Surg. 2018 11; 81(5):553-559. View abstract
  22. Boskey E, Taghinia A, Ganor O. Public Accommodation Laws and Gender Panic in Clinical Settings. AMA J Ethics. 2018 11 01; 20(11):E1067-1074. View abstract
  23. Tran BNN, Epstein S, Singhal D, Lee BT, Tobias AM, Ganor O. Gender Affirmation Surgery: A Synopsis Using American College of Surgeons National Surgery Quality Improvement Program and National Inpatient Sample Databases. Ann Plast Surg. 2018 04; 80(4 Suppl 4):S229-S235. View abstract
  24. Ruan QZ, Ricci JA, Silvestre J, Ho OA, Ganor O, Lee BT. Academic Productivity of Faculty Associated With Craniofacial Surgery Fellowship Programs. J Craniofac Surg. 2017 Nov; 28(8):1988-1992. View abstract
  25. Firriolo JM, Ontiveros NC, Pike CM, Taghinia AH, Rogers-Vizena CR, Ganor O, Greene AK, Meara JG, Labow BI. Pediatric Orbital Floor Fractures: Clinical and Radiological Predictors of Tissue Entrapment and the Effect of Operative Timing on Ocular Outcomes. J Craniofac Surg. 2017 Nov; 28(8):1966-1971. View abstract
  26. Ibrahim AM, Koolen PG, Ganor O, Markarian MK, Tobias AM, Lee BT, Lin SJ, Mureau MA. Does acellular dermal matrix really improve aesthetic outcome in tissue expander/implant-based breast reconstruction? Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2015 Jun; 39(3):359-68. View abstract
  27. Vargas CR, Ganor O, Semnack M, Lin SJ, Tobias AM, Lee BT. Patient preferences in access to breast reconstruction. J Surg Res. 2015 May 15; 195(2):412-7. View abstract
  28. Vargas CR, Koolen PG, Chuang DJ, Ganor O, Lee BT. Online patient resources for breast reconstruction: an analysis of readability. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Sep; 134(3):406-13. View abstract
  29. Vargas CR, Chuang DJ, Ganor O, Lee BT. Readability of online patient resources for the operative treatment of breast cancer. Surgery. 2014 Aug; 156(2):311-8. View abstract
  30. Koolen PG, Nguyen JT, Ibrahim AM, Ganor O, Chuang DJ, Lin SJ, Lee BT. Effects of statins on ischemia-reperfusion complications in breast free flaps. J Surg Res. 2014 Jul; 190(1):378-84. View abstract