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Daniel Deschler, M.D., FACS

Vice Chair of Academic Affairs at Mass. Eye and Ear, Department of Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School
Director, Norman Knight Center for Hyperbaric Medicine
Specialties: Head and Neck Surgical Oncology Service
Phone Number: 617-573-4100
Fax: 617-573-4131
Location: 243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
Office Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Board Certification: Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
M.D. Harvard Medical School
Internship University of California, San Francisco (General Surgery)
Residency University of California, San Francisco (Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery)
Fellowship Hahnemann University Hospital (Reconstructive and Oncologic Surgery of the Head and Neck)
Teaching Affiliation Professor of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School
Biographical Profile:

Clinical Interests

Head and Neck Cancer Surgery, Salivary Gland Surgery, Advanced Head and Neck Reconstruction, Microvascular Reconstruction

Research Interests

Voice after laryngeal cancer surgery, Prevention of microvascular thrombosis

Recent Publications

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"Detection of Novel Actionable Genetic Changes in Salivary Duct Carcinoma Helps Direct Patient Treatment." Nardi V, Sadow PM, Juric D, Zhao D, Cosper AK, Bergethon K, Scialabba VL, Batten JM, Borger DR, Iafrate AJ, Heist RS, Lawrence DP, Flaherty KT, Bendell JC, Deschler DG, Li Y, Wirth LJ, Dias-Santagata D. Clin Cancer Res. 2012 Nov 27. [Epub ahead of print]

"Pathology quiz case 3. Carcinoma ex pleomorphic adenoma(CXPA), salivary duct carcinoma type, noninvasive." Naunheim MR, Abbott MM, Lin HW, Faquin WC, Deschler DG. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012 Aug 1;138(8):781.

"Survival differences among American Indians/Alaska natives with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma." Dwojak SM, Sequist TD, Emerick K, Deschler DG. Head Neck. 2012 Aug 8. [Epub ahead of print]

"Free flap reconstruction in 1999 and 2009: changing case characteristics and outcomes." Kakarala K, Emerick KS, Lin DT, Rocco JW, Deschler DG. Laryngoscope. 2012 Oct;122(10):2160-3. doi: 10.1002/lary.23457. Epub 2012 Jun 6.

"Risk of incisional recurrence after midface and anterior skull base surgery in sinonasal malignancies." Moore MG, Lin DT, Deschler DG, Wang JJ, Chan AW. Skull Base. 2011 Mar;21(2):87-92.

"Risk of sinonasal-cutaneous fistula after treatment for advanced sinonasal cancer." Cianchetti M, Varvares MA, Deschler DG, Liebsch NJ, Wang JJ, Chan AW. J Surg Oncol. 2012 Mar;105(3):261-5.

"Temporal bone giant cell tumour: report of a second primary giant cell tumour of the temporal bone and infratemporal fossa." Roberts DS, Faquin WC, Deschler DG. B-ENT. 2011;7(4):301-3.

"Serial suture ligation glossectomy for squamous cell carcinoma in the setting of a massive lymphovascular malformation." Chien W, Lin HW, Deschler DG. Head Neck. 2012 Feb 6. doi: 10.1002/hed.22010. [Epub ahead of print]

"Re-animation and rehabilitation of the paralyzed face in head and neck cancer patients." Divi V, Deschler DG. Clin Anat. 2012 Jan;25(1):99-107. doi: 10.1002/ca.21286. Epub 2011 Oct 24.

"Effect of glossectomy technique on histopathologic assessment in a rat model." Kakarala K, Faquin WC, Deschler DG. Head Neck. 2011 Nov;33(11):1576-80. doi: 10.1002/hed.21632. Epub 2010 Dec 16.


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