Editorial Board

Editorial Board

EDITOR DETAILS

Frank R Miller  

Research Interest:

  • Clinical trials in head and neck cancer
  • Obstructive sleep apnea
  • Outcomes research in Otolaryngology
  • Role PET imaging head neck cancer
  • Supraspinal accessory lymph node metastases - (level 1-B) in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
  • Targeted tumor diagnostic imaging and radionuclide
  • Thyroid - parathyroid surgery
  • Zenker's Diverticulum

Director of Head and Neck Surgery
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
The University of Texas Health Science Center
USA

Zubair Ahmed  

Research Interest:

Dr. Zubair Ahmed research on inherited human disorders of retina and inner ear, like Usher syndrome (USH) and Oculocutaneous Albinism (OCA) to improve our understanding of these organs at the molecular level, to study the pathophysiology of these disorders in animal models for the purpose of developing new strategies to prevent and treat these neurosensory disorders

Associate Professor
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery Laboratory of Neurogenetics and Regenerative Medicine
University of Maryland
USA

J Gail Neely  

Research Interest:

  • Facial nerve anatomy, function, pathology
  • All components of otology, neurotology, base of skull surgery
  • Research education

Professor
Otology, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Washington University School of Medicine
USA

Shan Baker  

Research Interest:

  • Tissue Expansion
  • Facial Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Professor
Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
The University of Michigan
USA

John Leonetti  

Research Interest:

Acoustic Neuromas; Acoustic Tumors; BAHA; Bell's Palsy; Bilateral Hearing Loss; Bone-Anchored Hearing Aid; Cholesteatomas; Chronic Ear Surgery; Cochlear Implants; Deafness Ear Disease; Ear Disorders; Ear Drum Perforation; Facial Nerve Disorders; Facial Paralysis; Head and Neck Tumors; Hearing Loss; Hearing Problems; Hearing Restoration; Implantable Hearing Devices; Inner Ear Surgery; Intratympanic Therapy for Hearing Loss; Laser Ear Surgery Mastoiditis; Otosclerosis; Parotid Tumors; Single-Sided Deafness; Skull Base Surgery; Skull Base Tumors; Stapes Surgery; Sudden Deafness; Sudden Hearing Loss; Superior Semicircular Canal Surgery; Surgery for Deafness; Surgical Treatment of Facial Paralysis; Temporal Bone Tumors; Tinnitus; Unilateral Hearing Loss; Vertigo; Facial Nerve Disorders

Professor and Vice Chairman
Department of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery
Loyola University Medical Center
USA

Karam Badran  

Research Interest:

Otolaryngology; Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Radiology

Department of Head & Neck Surgery
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
USA

Afshin Teymoortash  

Research Interest:

Dr. Afshin Teymoortash research on head and neck oncology, plastic reconstructive surgery of the head and neck, salivary gland diseases

Professor
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
Philipps University
Germany

Bradley A Otto  

Research Interest:

Dr. Bradley A Otto of expertise includes the medical and surgical management of nasal and sinus diseases as well as minimally-invasive skull base surgery

Assistant Professor & Director of Rhinology
Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
USA

Garima Agarwal  

Research Interest:

Dr. Garima Agarwal research interest is thyroid and parathyroid diseases

Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
UAB School of Medicine
USA

Eugenia Allegra  

Research Interest:

Otorhinolaryngology; Head and Neck Treatment; Head and neck Cancer Biology

Assistant Professor
Otolaryngology
University of Catanzaro
Italy

Peter J Catalano  

Research Interest:

Dr. Peter J Catalano research and clinical interests are the fields of Rhinology, sleep medicine, and skull base surgery

Professor
Department of Otolaryngology
Tufts University, School of Medicine
USA

Francisco Otavio Monteiro Vieira  

Research Interest:

Dr. Francisco Otavio Monteiro Vieira research on Head & Neck Oncology

Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
University of Tennessee
USA

Barbara Wollenberg  

Research Interest:

Dr. Barbara Wollenberg research interest on head and neck oncology, molecular as well as clinically molecular rhinology

Professor
Director and Chair, Department for Otorhinolaryngology
Universitatsklinikum Schleswig Holstein
Germany

Dirk Beutner  

Research Interest:

  • otology,salivary gland malignancies, ear and skull base surgery in oncology,passive and active middle ear implants
  • Head and neck tumors (immunology, HPV)
  • Salivary gland tumors (line multicenter studies, Molecular Pathology)
  • Auditory synaptopathy/auditory neuropathy
  • Genetics of hearing loss
  • Salivary and facial nerve disorders and sialendoscopy
  • Clinical trials
  • Hyperbaric Research

Professor
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
University of Cologne
Germany

Rodney Taylor  

Research Interest:

Cancer cell immortality; Preservation and differentiation of adult mesenchymal stem cells; cellular senescence, cellular immortality and cancer stem cells; Tumor immunology and immunologic tolerance; clinical trials; NK cells and antibody dependent cellulary cytotoxcity

Associate Professor
Department of Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
University of Maryland School of Medicine
USA

Saiman Riazuddin  

Research Interest:

Dr. Saiman Riazuddin research on molecular and genetic basis of hearing loss and deaf-blindness (Usher syndrome), utilizing human genetics and mutant mouse and zebrafish models

Associate Professor
Department of Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
University of Maryland School of Medicine
USA

Anthony J Cmelak  

Research Interest:

Dr. Anthony J Cmelak research on head and neck carcinomas and intracranial neoplasms

Professor
Department of Radiation Oncology
Vanderbilt university
USA

Arnau Benet Cabero  

Research Interest:

Dr. Arnau Benet Cabero research is specialized in invasive surgical research in neurosurgery, otolaryngology and head and neck surgery

Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
University of California
USA

Alfio Ferlito  

Research Interest:

Laryngeal Pathology; Head & neck Oncology; Otolaryngology

Professor and Chairman
Department of Otolaryngology
Udine University
Italy

Rayleigh ping-ying chiang  

Research Interest:

Otolaryngologist; Sleep specialist

Director
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
National Taiwan University
Taiwan

Patrick Schuler  

Research Interest:

  • Tumor immunology
  • Immunotherapy in head and neck cancer
  • Regulatory cell populations
  • Adenosine
  • Transoral robotic surgery

Senior Physician
ENT-Department
University of Ulm
Germany

Long-Sheng Chang  

Research Interest:

Dr. Long-Sheng Chang research on Neurofibromatosis Type 2, Vestibular Schwannoma, Meningioma, Animal models, Therapeutic Development, Hereditary Meniere's Disease, Hearing Disorders, Tumor Suppressor Genes,Gene Expression

Professor
Department of Otolaryngology
Ohio State University
USA

Ephraim J Gutmark  

Research Interest:

Dr. Ephraim J. Gutmark main goal is build a physics-based understanding of voice production and airway dynamics to, in turn, improve clinical treatments for voice and airway disorders, Diagnostics

Professor
Department of Otolaryngology
University of Cincinnati
USA

James William Moor  

Research Interest:

Dr. James William Moor clinical expertise is in Head & Neck surgical oncology, Trans-Oral laser surgery, functional outcomes following H&N cancer treatment, assessment and surgery for thyroid and parathyroid disease

Consultant
Department of Otolaryngology Head & Neck
Leeds General Infirmary
UK

Iordanis E Evangelou  

Research Interest:

Dr. Iordanis E Evangelou research on image-based modeling of the human tongue musculature pre and post oral cancer surgery,MR spectroscopy and imaging of healthy fetuses and neonates during normal development and in the presence of disease

Assistant Professor
Division of Diagnostic Imaging and Radiology
George Washington University
USA

Gregory James Artz  

Research Interest:

  • Otology, Neurotology
  • General Otolaryngology
  • Vestibular Disorders
  • Rhinology

Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals
USA

C Richard Stasney  

Research Interest:

Dr. C Richard Stasney research on medical and surgical treatment of voice disorders

Professor
Department of Otolaryngology
University of Texas Health Science Center
USA

David B Rosenfield  

Research Interest:

  • Neurological aspects of speech-motor control
  • Laryngeal/voice physiology
  • Stuttering
  • Dysphonia

Director
Neurological Institute, Houston Methodist Hospital
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
USA

Michael Gupta  

Research Interest:

Dr. Michael Gupta research interests include health database creation and health economic evaluation and specifically focused on the health economic evaluation of new surgical technologies especially those applicable to Head and Neck Surgery aims to produce economic analyses that can inform the decisions of health policy makers to ensure efficient, high quality patient care

Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery, Special, Health Sciences
McMaster University
Canada

Mohnish Grover  

Research Interest:

Dr. Mohnish Grover research interests on cochlear implants, inner ear, enodscopic sinsus surgery and skull base surgery

Assistant Professor
Department of ENT
SMS Medical College
Jaipur, India

Oliver F Adunka  

Research Interest:

Dr. Oliver F. Adunka research has focused on various aspects of cochlear implantation including clinical and experimental research on electrode insertion trauma, hearing preservation, and combined electric acoustic stimulation. He has a special interest in real-time monitoring during electrode insertion to improve future

Professor
Department of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery
The Ohio State University
USA

Vladimir Tsuprun  

Research Interest:

  • Human temporal bones
  • Histopathology
  • Pathogenesis and prevention of otitis media
  • Animal model and human temporal bones
  • Immunohistochemistry
  • Light and electron microscopy

Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology
University of Minnesota
USA

Dulani Mendis  

Research Interest:

Dr. Dulani Mendis interests are in Voice, Sinus and Lacrimal surgery, Facial Plastics and Septorhinoplasty

Department of Consultant ENT Surgeon
Queen's Hospital Burton
UK

Mr George Fayad  

Research Interest:

  • Rhinology
  • Sleep disorders
  • Expert in endoscopic surgery
  • laser surgery and paediatric ENT

Chairman
Consultant ENT Surgeon
Basildon & Thurrock University Hospital
UK

Tristram Lesser  

Research Interest:

Skull Base Surgery ,Head and Neck Surgery, the Lesser malleus osteotomy to provide access to the anterior part of the middle ear for removal of tumours and cholesteatoma, the septotomy for anterior acess to the maxillary sinus, the helix transfer meatoplasty and lastly the Lesser technique for insertion of drugs into the inner ear via the round window

Consultant
Department of Otolaryngology
University Hospital Aintree and Southport & Ormskirk Hospital
UK

Ayham Al-Ayoubi  

Research Interest:

Facial Plastic; Facial Reconstruction and Neck Surgery; Non- surgical cosmetic and lasers procedures; Sculptra ; Silhouette Soft; Smartlipo laser

Surgeon
Department of ENT, The Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust
Trust Chase Farm Hospital
UK

Hanif Junaid  

Research Interest:

  • Surgery for chronic middle ear disease
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Surgical management of Sleep Disordered Breathing (snoring and sleep apnoea)
  • Bone conducting hearing aid implantation

Consultant
Department of ENT
Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital NHS Trust
UK

Mirza Azher Siddiq  

Research Interest:

Dr. Mirza Azher Siddiq research on Otology, in endoscopic middle ear and mastoid surgery, ossiculoplasty and balance disorders

Consultant
Department of ENT
St Helens and Knowsley Hospitals NHS Trust
UK

Todd M Brickman  

Research Interest:

Dr.Todd M Brickman research interests are head and surgical oncology and reconstructive surgery to include HPV induced head and neck carcinomas and minimally invasive approaches for facial trauma

Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology- Head & Neck Surgery
LSU School of Medicine
USA

Beasley Nigel  

Research Interest:

Dr. Beasley Nigel research on ENT surgery

Consultant
Department of ENT/ Head and Neck Surgeon
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
UK

George E Murty  

Research Interest:

Otolarnygology surgeon

Consultant
Department of ENT
Leicester Royal Infirmary
UK

Farrah N Siddiqui  

Research Interest:

Dr. Farrah N Siddiqui research interests include otolaryngic allergy, tinnitus and education, sees a variety of otolaryngic pathology, with emphasis on allergy, sinusitis, pediatric ENT, sleep apnea, tinnitus/hearing loss and certigo

Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology
University of Texas Medical Branch
USA

Peter Andrews  

Research Interest:

Dr. Peter Andrews research interests include outcome measurements in nasal surgery, olfaction and facial reanimation

Consultant
Department of ENT/Head and Neck Surgeon
Royal National Throat Nose & Ear Hospital
UK

Mohammad Zandi  

Research Interest:

Dr. Mohammad Zandi areas of research include maxillofacial trauma, facial deformities and dentoalveolar surgeries

Professor
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Hamedan University of Medical Sciences
Iran

Matthew Old  

Research Interest:

Dr. Matthew Old research interests are oncolytic viral therapy, HPV and head and neck cancer, and novel therapeutics for head and neck cancer including hyperbaric oxygen

Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
The Ohio State University
USA

Mark Jay Shikowitz  

Research Interest:

Dr. Mark Jay Shikowitz research on papillomavirus diseases of the upper aero-digestive tract

Professor
Departement of Otolaryngology Head & Neck
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
USA

Jon Ver Halen  

Research Interest:

Plastic Surgery

Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
Baylor Scott and White Healthcare
USA

Fabrizio Tommaso  

Research Interest:

Plastic surgery

Director
Department of Plastic Surgery
IRCCS - Crob Rionero in Vulture, Referral Cancer Center of Basilicata
Italy

Alfio Ferlito  

Research Interest:

Laryngeal Cancer

Professor
Department of Surgical Sciences
University of Udine
Italy

David Livingstone Alves Figueiredo  

Research Interest:

Head and neck cancer, Larynx, Thyroid surgery, Traumatology cranio-maxilo-facial

Professor
Department of Medicine
UNICENTRO University
Brazil

Sudhir M Naik  

Research Interest:

ENT specialist surgeon, Head and neck oncosurgeon, Facio-plastic, Cosmetic surgeon

Professor and Head
Department of ENT Head Neck Surgery
KVG Meadical college
India

Dennis I Bojrab  

Research Interest:

Improvement of hearing outcomes in chronic ear surgery; Patients dizziness outcome; Skull base tumor analysis of radiosurgery outcomes

Chief
Department of Otolaryngology
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine
USA