Benjamin S. Bleier, M.D.
Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery
243 Charles St.
Boston, MA 02114
|Office Hours:||Monday, 8:30a.m.-4:30p.m. Thursday, 8:30a.m.- 4:30p.m.|
|Board Certification:||Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery|
|Medical School||University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine|
|Internship||University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine|
|Residency||University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Head and Neck Surgery, Otolaryngology|
|Fellowship||Medical University of South Carolina, Rhinology and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery|
|Teaching Affiliation||Instructor of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School|
Benjamin S. Bleier, MD is fellowship trained in complex sinus and endoscopic cranial base surgery and has authored over 30 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters in the field of sinus related disease. He lectures both nationally and internationally on the subjects of endoscopic management of sinus and skull base tumors, cranial base reconstruction, and novel medical therapies for inflammatory sinus disease. He is also developing a new method of sutureless wound closure that can be performed completely through the nose and is actively conducting research in topical and implantable treatments for sinus disorders.
Dr. Bleier is committed to providing only the highest quality patient care and focuses on revision and complex sinus surgery as well as state of the art endoscopic management of sinus and cranial base lesions including tumors, cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leaks, and encephaloceles.
"Dose quantification of topical drug delivery to the paranasal sinuses by fluorescein luminosity calculation." Bleier BS, Preena D, Schlosser RJ, Harvey RJ. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2012 Jul-Aug;2(4):316-20. doi: 10.1002/alr.21034. Epub 2012 Mar 12.
"Primary human sinonasal epithelial cell culture model for topical drug delivery in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyposis." Bleier BS, Mulligan RM, Schlosser RJ. J Pharm Pharmacol. 2012 Mar;64(3):449-56. doi: 10.1111/j.2042-7158.2011.01409.x. Epub 2011 Nov 13.
"Temporospatial quantification of fluorescein-labeled sinonasal irrigation delivery." Bleier BS, Debnath I, Harvey RJ, Schlosser RJ. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2011 Sep-Oct;1(5):361-5. doi: 10.1002/alr.20041. Epub 2011 Jul 12.
"Increased presence of dendritic cells and dendritic cell chemokines in the sinus mucosa of chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps and allergic fungal rhinosinusitis." Ayers CM, Schlosser RJ, O'Connell BP, Atkinson C, Mulligan RM, Casey SE, Bleier BS, Wang EW, Sansoni ER, Kuhlen JL, Mulligan JK. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2011 Jul-Aug;1(4):296-302. doi: 10.1002/alr.20046. Epub 2011 Apr 11.
"Regional expression of epithelial MDR1/P-glycoprotein in chronic rhinosinusitis with and without nasal polyposis." Bleier BS. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2012 Mar-Apr;2(2):122-5. doi: 10.1002/alr.21004. Epub 2011 Dec 29.
"The bipedicled anterior septal flap: a radioanatomic and cadaveric study." Bleier BS, Curry WT, Wang EW, Schlosser RJ. Laryngoscope. 2011 Jul;121(7):1367-71. doi: 10.1002/lary.21824. Epub 2011 Jun 10.