Yuna C. Larrabee, M.D.

Larrabee
Instructor in Otolaryngology, Part-time, Harvard Medical School

Assistant Surgeon, Mass. Eye and Ear

Specialties

General Otolaryngology

Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certification

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

East Bridgewater
400 N. Bedford Street
E. Bridgewater, MA 02333
Phone: 508-378-2059
Fax: 508-350-2809
Accepting New Patients

Every other Tuesday and Thursday 8:00 am–4:30 pm

Quincy
500 Congress Street
Suites 2B & 1C
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-774-1717
Fax: 617-479-3768
Accepting New Patients

Mondays and Fridays 8:00 am–4:30 pm

Accepting New Patients

Overview

Biography

Dr. Yuna Larrabee has joined Mass. Eye and Ear’s Quincy and East Bridgewater locations as a board-certified otolaryngologist, specializing in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Larrabee earned her medical degree from Columbia University prior to completing her general surgery internship and otolaryngology residency at New York Presbyterian, the university hospital of Columbia University and Cornell University. After her residency, she pursued a fellowship in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Michigan. She recently moved to Boston to join the Mass. Eye and Ear team and is an Instructor in Otolaryngology at Harvard Medical School.  

Dr. Larrabee provides care to adult patients for all ear, nose, and throat conditions. Her practice also focuses on patients with cosmetic or reconstructive needs of the head and neck. Her clinical interests include rhinoplasties, brow lifts, blepharoplasties, face lifts, otoplasties, submentoplasties, scar revisions, reconstruction after Mohs surgery (skin cancer excisions), botox, and fillers.


Select Publications

Reconstruction of Mohs defects of the lips and chin. Larrabee YC, Moyer JS. Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am. 2017 Aug;25(3):427–442.

Diagnosis of a peritonsillar abscess by bedside ultrasound in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Halm BM, Ng C, Larrabee YC. Pediatric Emergency Care. 2016;32(7):489–92.

Use of continuous positive airway pressure after rhinoplasty, septoplasty, and sinus surgery: A survey of current practice patterns. Cohen JC, Larrabee YC, Weinstein AL, Stewart MG. The Laryngoscope. 2015;125:2612–6.

Intradermal testing after negative skin prick testing for patients with high suspicion of allergy. Larrabee YC, Reisacher W. International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology. 2015;5:547–50.

Which inferior turbinate reduction technique best decreases nasal obstruction? Larrabee YC, Kacker A. The Laryngoscope. 2014;124:814–5.

Association of common variants, not rare mutations, in IRF6 with nonsyndromic clefts in a Honduran population. Larrabee YC, Birkeland AC, Kent DT, et al. The Laryngoscope. 2011;121:1756–9.

Novel IRF6 mutations in Honduran Van der Woude syndrome patients. Birkeland AC, Larrabee Y, Kent DT, et al. Molecular Medicine Reports. 2011;4:237–41.

Neither fibrin nor plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 deficiency protects lung function in a mouse model of acute lung injury. Allen GB, Cloutier ME, Larrabee YC, Tetenev K, Smiley ST, Bates JH. American Journal of Physiology Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology. 2009;296:L277–85.

Acid aspiration-induced airways hyperresponsiveness in mice. Allen GB, Leclair TR, von Reyn J, et al. Journal of Applied Physiology. 2009;107:1763–70.

Activation of the hetero-octameric ATP phosphoribosyl transferase through subunit interface rearrangement by a tRNA synthetase paralog. Champagne KS, Sissler M, Larrabee Y, Doublie S, Francklyn CS. The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 2005;280:34096–104.

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Education

Education

  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (MD)

Internship

  • New York Presbyterian – University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell (General Surgery)

Residency

  • New York Presbyterian – University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell (Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery)

Fellowship

  • University of Michigan (Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery)