Peer-reviewed publications

2017Re: “Assessing the Effectiveness of Arnica montana and Rhododendron tomentosum (Ledum palustre) in the Reduction of Ecchymosis and Edema After Oculofacial Surgery: Preliminary Results”.Kahana A, Kotlus B, Black E. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg; 33(1):74.
2016Upper eyelid fractional CO2 laser resurfacing with incisional blepharoplastyKotlus BS, Schwarcz RM, Nakra TJ. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg; 32(4): 267-9.
2015Management of post-blepharoplasty lower eyelid retraction.Kotlus BS, Schwarcz RM. Clin Plast Surg; 42(1):73-7.
2015Complications of lower blepharoplasty and midface lifting. Schwarcz RM, Kotlus BS. Clin Plast Surg; 42(1):63-71.
2013Effect of sleep position on perceived facial aging.Kotlus BS.Dermatol Surg; 39(9): 1360-2.
2013Evaluation of cryolipolysis for subcutaneous fat reduction. Kotlus BS, Mok CM. Am Jour Cosmetic Surg; 30(2):89-93.
2011Patient satisfaction after upper extremity laser lipolysis without suction.Kotlus BS, Mok C. Plast Surg International; 1-4.
2011Treatment of refractory axillary hyperhidrosis with a 1,320 nm Nd:YAG laser. Kotlus BS. J Cosmet Laser Ther; 13(4): 193-5.
2010Evaluation of homeopathic Arnica Montana for ecchymosis after upper blepharoplasty: a placebo-controlled, randomized, double-blind study.Kotlus BS, Heringer DM, Dryden RM. Ophthal Plast Reconst Surg; 26(6): 395-7.
2010Dual-depth fractional CO2 laser resurfacing for periocular rhytidosis. Kotlus BS. Dermatol Surg; 36: 623-28.
2010An anatomic approach to malar festoons. Kotlus BS, Schwarcz RM. Am Jour Cosmetic Surg; 27(1).
2009Re: Eyelid tightening and improved eyelid aperture through nonablative fractional resurfacing. Kotlus BS, Schwarcz RM. Derm Surg.
2008Reply Re: Correction of anophthalmic enophthalmos with injectable calcium hydroxylapatite (Radiesse). Kotlus BS, Dryden RM. Ophthal Plast Reconst Surg; 24(5).
2007Periocular rhytidolysis with the wire scalpel.Kotlus BS, Dryden RM. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg; 23(5): 355-7.
2007Serious Subarachnoid hemorrhage and vasospastic stroke after self-enucleation. Kotlus BS, Lo MW. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg; 23(5) 425-7.
2007Correction of anophthalmic enophthalmos with injectable calcium hydroxylapatite (Radiesse). Kotlus BS, Dryden RM. Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg; 23(4): 313-4.
2007Folds and Creases. Kotlus BS, Dryden RM. Plast Reconstr Surg; 119(3): 1147.
2006In vitro activity of fluoroquinolones, vancomycin, and gentamicin against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) ocular isolates.Kotlus BS, Wymbs RA, Vellozzi EM, Udell IJ. Am J Ophthalmol; 142(5).
2006Modification of the nasolabial crease with the wire scalpel and autologous fat transfer. Kotlus BS, Dryden RM. Am J Cosmetic Surg; 23(2):75-8.
2005Dacryocystitis caused by community-onset methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus. Kotlus BS, Rodgers IR, Udell IJ Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg; 21(5).
2005Ophthalmologic manifestations in pediatric patients with acute disseminated encephalomyelitis. Journal of AAPOS; 9(2): 179-183.
1999Quantitative Trait Locus (QTL) associated with short-term intake of sucrose, saccharin and quinine solutions in laboratory mice. Blizard DA, Kotlus BS, Frank M, Chemical Senses; 24(4): 373-385.
1999Genotyping New BXD Recombinant Inbred Mouse Strains and Comparison of BXD and Consensus Maps.Taylor BA, Wnek C, Kotlus BS, Roemer N, Mac Taggart T, Phillips SJ;Mammalian Genome; 10:335-348.
1998Measuring Gustatory Variation in Mice: A Short-term Fluid- Intake Test.Kotlus BS & Blizard DA; Physiol Behav; 64:37-47.

Chapters and trade publications

2020Lower blepharoplasty ChapterSmith and Nesi’s Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 4th Edition
2017Correction of lids (blepharoplasty) ChapterSymptom Oriented Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery: Rhinology and Facial Plastics (Vol. 2)
2012An overview of treatment options for axillary hyperhidrosis. Kotlus BS, Prime Journal: 2(4): 37-42.
2011A 39-year-old man with painful proptosis after dental extraction. Kotlus BS, Ocular Times; 1(5): 13-14.
2011Surgeons share opinions about success with short-scar facelifts. Kotlus BS.Cosmetic Surgery Times; June: .
2011Blepharoplasty and beyond. Kotlus BS, American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery Masters Video Series DVD
2011Navigating the depths of the tear trough. Kotlus BS, Plastic Surgery Practice 2011; May: 40-1, .
2010Simulating augmentation mammoplasty. Kotlus BS. Cosmetic Surgery Times; 13(8): 34-6.
2009Functional and cosmetic surgery intersect in a positive wayKotlus BS. Ocular Surgery News,
2009Blepharochalasis Syndrome ChapterKotlus BS, Ophthalmic Hyperguide:
2008Rhabdomyosarcoma ChapterKotlus BS, Wiley-Blackwell’s Essential Evidence: Medicine That Matters. Online version at
2008Blepharochalasis Syndrome ChapterKotlus BS,eMedicine from WebMD 2008:
2007Orbital abscess caused by gas-producing bacteria.Kotlus BS, Cravens R, Kumar V, Dryden RM. Digital Journal Ophthal, 2007:
2007Facelift enhancement with the wire scalpel. Kotlus BS, Cosmetic Surgery Times; 10(8): 40-3.