Nicolas Y. BuSaba, M.D.

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School




Sleep Disorders

General Otolaryngology

Board Certification

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Main Campus
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-573-3558
Fax: 617-573-3914
Tues. 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Wed. 1 - 5 p.m.



Clinical Interests

Rhinology and sinus diseases, snoring and sleep apnea, laryngology and voice disorders

Research Interests

Gene mutations and sinusitis, clinical research in the field of sinus disorders and sleep apnea

Select Publications

The Impact of a Patient's Age on the Clinical Presentation of Inflammatory Paranasal Sinus Disease. BuSaba NY. Amer J Otolaryngol- Head and Neck Surg Med 2013; 34:449-53.

Clinical Assessment is an Accurate Predictor of Which Patients Will Need Septoplasty. Sedaghat AR, BuSaba NY, Cunningham MJ, Kieff DA. Laryngoscope. 2013; 123:48-52.

Diagnostic Characteristics of Sinonasal Organizing Hematomas: Avoiding Misdiagnosis. Wu A, Ting J, Borgie R, BuSaba NY, Gray ST, Sadow P, Juliano A, Holbrook Eric. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2013; 3:598-602.

Outcomes Analysis in Epistaxis Management: Development of a Therapeutic Algorithm. Shargorodsky J, Bleier B, Holbrook E, Cohen JM, BuSaba NY, Metson R, Gray ST. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2013;149:390-8

Connexin 32 and 43 Mutations: Do They Play a Role in Chronic Rhinosinusitis? Sedaghat AR, BuSaba NY, Cunningham MJ. Amer  J Otolaryngol – Head and Neck Surg Med 2014; 35:33-6

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  • American University of Beirut, M.D.


  • Harvard Medical School (General Surgery)


  • Harvard Medical School (Otolaryngology)