Dr. Michael Fattal is a board-certified otolaryngologist based at Mass. Eye and Ear, Concord, with subspecialty interests in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery and head and neck oncology. Dr. Fattal attended medical school at SUNY Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse, New York, and completed his residency training in otolaryngology at Yale-New Haven Hospital. He then obtained further training in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery by completing a clinical fellowship at Boston University/Boston Medical Center. Now, Dr. Fattal holds an appointment of Instructor in Otolaryngology, Part-time at Harvard Medical School and is the Medical Director of Mass. Eye and Ear, Concord.
Dr. Fattal’s clinical practice is comprehensive adult and pediatric otolaryngology, and his clinical interests include head and neck cancer, thyroid surgery, sinus surgery, facial trauma, and cosmetic and reconstructive facial surgery of the face.
Effect of presence/absence of a nasogastric tube in the same person on incidence of aspiration. Fattal M, Suiter DM, Warner HL, Leder SB. Otolaryngol Head and Neck Surg. 2011 Nov; 145(5):796-800. Epub 2011 Aug 2.
Nontraumatic cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea as a result of pseudotumor cerebri. Suryadevara AC, Fattal M, Woods CI. Am J Otolaryngol. 2007 Jul-Aug;28(4):242-6.
Role of active site tyrosines in dynamic aspects of DNA binding by AP endonuclease. Melo LF, Mundle ST, Fattal MH, O'Regan NE, Strauss PR. DNA Repair (Amst). 2007 Mar 1;6(3):374-82. Epub 2007 Jan 10.
Novel role of tyrosine in catalysis by human AP endonuclease 1. Mundle ST, Fattal MH, Melo LF, Coriolan JD, O'Regan NE, Strauss PR. DNA Repair (Amst). 2004 Nov 2;3(11):1447-55. Erratum in: DNA Repair (Amst). 2005 Apr 4;4(4):521-2.