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Department of Surgery

Pirko Maguina, M.D. View profile as PDF

Pirko  Maguina

Title:

Assistant Professor

Specialty:

Surgery - Burn, Surgery - Plastic Surgery

Department:

Surgery

Division:

Burn Surgery
Plastic Surgery

Address/Phone:

Shriners Hospital for Children

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Driving Directions
Phone: 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284)

UC Davis Medical Center - Cypress Building
2221 Stockton Blvd., Suite E
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 800-2-UCDAVIS

Other Languages:

German, Spanish

Education:

M.D., Universidad Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru, 1998
B.S., Alexander von Humboldt Schule, Germany, 1989

Residency:

Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, 2005
University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 2008

Fellowships:

UC Davis, Shriners Hospital for Children, Sacramento, California, 2003

Professional Memberships:

American Burn Association
American College of Surgery-candidate
American Medical Association
American Society of Maxillofacial Surgery
Peruvian Medical Association

Select Recent Publications:

Greenhalgh DG, Chang P, Maguina P, Combs E, Sen S, Palmieri TL. The ABC Daycare Disaster of Hermosillo, Mexico. J Burn Care Res. 2012 Jan 2. [Epub ahead of print]

Maguina P, Busse B. Local tissue flaps: definitive treatment for chronic blisters after chemical burns. J Burn Care Res. 2011 Jul-Aug;32(4):e140-2.

Rehal B, Golshanara N, Maguina P. Burn unit experience treating giant melanocytic nevi: 10-year review. J Burn Care Res. 2011 Jul-Aug;32(4):475-80.

Maguina P, Chaar MY, Nadimi S, Szczerba SM. Subcision with a wire dissector as an approach to human immunodeficiency virus lipoatrophy. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 May;125(5):206e-208e.

Maguina P, Hoffman R, Szczerba S. Autologous dermal graft in breast reconstruction and treatment of breast implant malposition. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 Apr;125(4):170e-171e.

Maguina P, Paulius KL, Kale S, Kalimuthu R. Medial thigh fasciocutaneous flaps for reconstruction of the scrotum following Fournier gangrene. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 Jan;125(1):28e-30e.

Szczerba SM, Paulius KL, Nadimi S, Maguina P. Wire subcision as a treatment for nipple inversion. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009 Jun;123(6):206e-7e.

Paulius KL, Maguina P. Ultrasound-assisted percutaneous trigger finger release: is it safe? Hand (N Y). 2009 Mar;4(1):35-7. Epub 2008 Oct 2.

Paulius KL, Young M, Maguina P. Antibiotic beads: tips and tricks learned at a busy county hospital. Orthopedics. 2008 May;31(5):450-2.

Paulius K, Maguina P, Mejia A. Ultrasound-guided management of hand fractures. Orthopedics. 2008 Dec;31(12). pii: orthosupersite.com/view.asp?rID=34709.

Paulius K, Napoles P, Maguina P. Thigh burn associated with laptop computer use. J Burn Care Res. 2008 Sep-Oct;29(5):842-4.

Maguiña P, Jean-Pierre F, Grevious MA, Malk AS. Posterior interosseous branch palsy following pneumatic tourniquet application for hand surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Aug;122(2):97e-9e.

Maguina P, Kalimuthu R. Posterior rectal hernia after vacuum-assisted closure treatment of sacral pressure ulcer. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Jul;122(1):46e-47e.

Maguina P, Grubb K, Kalimuthu R. Single-stage immediate breast reconstruction after skin-sparing mastectomy. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2008 Dec;122(6):223e-224e.

Maguina P., JP Fritz, M. Grevious, A. Malk. Posterior Interosseous Branch Palsy Following Pneumatic Tourniquet Application for Hang Surgery; 2006.

Maguina P., M. Shah-Khan, G. An, M. Hanumadass. Chemical Scalp Burns after hair highlights. Journal of Burn Care and Research; Mar-Apr; 28(2): 361-3. 2004

Maguina P., TL Palmieri, DG Greenhalgh. Treadmills: a preventable source of pediatric friction burn injuries. Journal of Burn Care Rehabilitation; 25(2): 201-4. 2004

Maguina P., TL Palmieri, T. Curri, K. Nelson, DG Greenhalgh. The Circle of Safety: A Campfire Burn Prevention Campaign Expanding Nationwide. Journal of Burn Care Rehabilitation; Jan-Feb; 25(1): 124-7; discussion 119. 2004

Maguina P., TL Palmieri, DG Greenhalgh. Car seat heaters; A Potential Hazard for Burns. Journal of Burn Care Rehabilitation; Sep-Oct; 24(5): 315-6. 2003

Maguina P., TL Palmieri, DG Greenhalgh. Split thickness skin grafting for recreation of the scrotum following Fournier’s gangrene. December Burns; 29(8): 857-62. 2003

Ditmars DM Jr., P. Maguina. Neck Sin Sporotrichosis after Electrolysis. Plastic Reconstructive Surgery; Feb; 101(2): 504-6. 1998

To see if Pirko Maguina is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).