Allen C. Lam, M.D.


Instructor in Otolaryngology, Part-time, Harvard Medical School


Adult and Pediatric Otolaryngology

General Otolaryngology


Board Certification

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

800 Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-936-6160
Fax: 617-936-6170
Accepting New Patients

Fridays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

101 Main Street
Suite 211
Medford, MA 02155
Phone: 781-874-1965
Fax: 781-874-1967

Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Accepting New Patients
Accepting Pediatric Patients



Dr. Allen C. Lam is a general otolaryngologist based at Mass. Eye and Ear, Longwood, and Mass. Eye and Ear, Medford. Dr. Lam earned his medical degree from Case Western Reserve School of Medicine, where he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He completed his intern year in general surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital and his residency training in otolaryngology—head and neck surgery at Mass. Eye and Ear/Harvard Medical School. Dr. Lam provides care to adult and pediatric patients for all types of ear, nose, throat, and sinus problems.

Select Publications

Intraconazole and clarithromycin inhibit P-glycoprotein activity in primary human sinonasal epithelial cells. Lam AC, Hoang JD, Singleton A, Han X, Bleier BS. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2015 Jun;5(6):477-80.

Primary tracheoesophageal puncture with supraclavicular artery island flap after total laryngectomy or laryngopharyngectomy. Sethi RK, Kozin ED, Lam AC, Lin DT, Rocco J, Emerick KS, Deschler DG. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 Sep;151(3):421-3.

Acute suppurative parotitis associated with orbital and vascular complications. Lam AC, Chambers KJ, Diercks GR, Cohen MS. Int J of Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol Extra. doi:10.1016/j.pedex.2014.03.010.

P-glycoprotein is a marker of tissue eosinophilia and radiographic inflammation in chronic rhinosinusitis without nasal polyps. Feldman RE, Lam AC, Sadow PM, Bleier BS. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol, 2013; 3(8): 684-7.

Skull base anatomy and CSF rhinorrhea. Lam AC, Holbrook EH. In: Bleier BS (ed). Comprehensive techniques in CSF leak repair and skull base reconstruction. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. Basel, Karger, 2013; 74: 1-11. 

A complete list of research publications can be seen at



  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, M.D.


  • Harvard Medical School (General Surgery)


  • Harvard Medical School (Otolaryngology)