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Program Members

Clinical Program Leader

Yarbrough, Wendell

Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology) and of Pathology
Section Chief, Otolaryngology
Co-Director Molecular Virology Research Program
Director, Head & Neck Cancer Program, Smilow Cancer Hospital

Clinical Interests:head & neck cancer; ent cancer, oral cancer, oropharyngeal cancer;throat cancer, laryngeal cancer;voice box cancer, head and neck cancer, squamous cell carcinoma, human papilloma virus, human papillomavirus, salivary cancer, acidic cell carcinoma, adenoid cystic, adenoid cystic carcinoma, mucoepidermoid, mucoepidermoid carcinoma, thyroid cancer, well-differentiated thyroid cancer, medullary cancer, medullary, papillary thyroid cancer, papillary, follicular thyroid cancer, follicular, anaplastic thyroid cancer, anaplastic, lymphoma, skin cancer, melanoma, lip cancer, tongue cancer, tonsil cancer, base of tongue cancer, nasal cancer, sinus cancer, esthesioneuroblastoma, buccal cancer, palate cancer, soft palate, hard palate, soft palate cancer, soft palate cancer

  • Appt:(203) 200-4622

Clinical Research Program Leader

Burtness, Barbara Ann

Clinical Research Program Leader, Head and Neck Cancers Program
Co-Director, Developmental Therapeutics Research Program
Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology)

Anesthesiology

Rosenblatt, William

Professor of Anesthesiology and of Surgery (Otolaryngology)
Director, Anesthesia for otolaryngology
REMEDY President & Founder

Clinical Interests:Anesthesia for otolarynoplogical surgery; teaching airway management; high fidelity simulation in anesthesiology; remedy developing world medical materials charity

  • Office:(203) 785-2802
  • Appt:(203) 785-2802

Dental

Horblitt, Gary E

Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery

    Lowlicht, Roger A.

    Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology)

      Dermatologic Surgery

      Leffell, David J.

      David P. Smith Professor of Dermatology and Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology and Plastic)
      Section Chief, Dermatologic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology

      Clinical Interests:Diagnosis and treatment of melanoma, basal cell cancer, squamous cell cancer and rare tumors; Mohs surgery; plastic reconstruction.

      • Office:(203) 785-7999
      • Appt:(203) 785-3466

      Diagnostic Radiology

      Abrahams, James J

      Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and of Surgery (Otolaryngology)
      Director, Medical Studies in Diagnostic Radiology, Director, Neuroradiology Fellowship
      Chief, ENT Radiology

      Clinical Interests:Neuroradiology; Head and Neck Radiology; Oral Cavity; Teaching

      • Appt:(203) 688-8800

      Johnson, Michele H

      Associate Professor of Diagnostic Radiology, of Neurosurgery and of Surgery (Otolaryngology)
      Director of Interventional Neuroradiology

      Clinical Interests:Vascular lesions of the brain; arterio-venous malformations (AVM); aneurysms; interventional procedures of the brain; spine, head and neck (angiography, arteriography); vertebroplasty for compression fractures

      • Office:(203) 785-7026
      • Appt:(203) 785-7026

      Medical Oncology

      Deshpande, Hari Anant

      Assistant Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology) and of Surgery (Otolaryngology) and Assistant Clinical Professor of Nursing

      Clinical Interests:Head and neck cancer; Genitourinary (GU) cancers; sarcomas; thyroid cancer.

      • Office:(203) 737-1600
      • Appt:(203) 200-4822

      Otolaryngology

      Ariyan, Stephan

      Professor of Surgery (Plastic) and of Dermatology
      Clinical Program Leader, Melanoma Program, Smilow Cancer Hospital

      Clinical Interests:merkel cell carcinoma; squamous cell carcinoma; basal cell carcinoma; melanoma; skin cancer; malignant melanoma; reconstructive surgery; head and neck cancer;

      • Office:(203) 785-5600
      • Appt:(203) 785-5600

      Judson, Benjamin L.

      Assistant Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology)
      Associate Residency Program Director, Otolaryngology

      Clinical Interests:oral cavity tumors; pharynx and larynx tumors; salivary tumors; skin cancers; thyroid tumors; sinonasal and skull base tumors; head and neck surgery

      • Appt:(203) 200-4622

      Kveton, John Francis

      Clinical Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology) and of Neurosurgery

        Mehra, Saral

        Assistant Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology)

        Clinical Interests:Head and neck cancer, head and neck and facial reconstruction, microvascular reconstruction, free-tissue transfer, regional flaps, local flaps, thyroid cancer, salivary disease, oral cancer, throat cancer; HPV-related cancer, robotic surgery, laser surgery

        • Office:(203) 785-4862
        • Appt:(203) 200-4622

        Michaelides, Elias

        Assistant Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology) and of Pediatrics
        Director, Yale Hearing & Balance Program
        Otolaryngology Program Director

        Clinical Interests:Hearing loss; Ear infections; Facial paralysis; Cochlear implants; Skull base tumors; Acoustic neuroma; Dizziness; Balance disorders

        • Appt:(203) 785-2593

        Sasaki, Clarence Takashi

        Charles W. Ohse Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology)

        Clinical Interests:Surgery of sinus, larynx, pharynx and nose neoplasms; diagnostic and therapeutic broncho-esophagology; surgery of the skull base; endoscopic surgery for Zenkers diverticulum; minimally invasive surgery for correction of voice and swallowing disorders; endocrine cancer; esophageal cancer; head and neck cancer; pediatric cancer; skin cancer; laryngology

        • Appt:(203) 785-2593

        Yarbrough, Wendell

        Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology) and of Pathology
        Section Chief, Otolaryngology
        Co-Director Molecular Virology Research Program
        Director, Head & Neck Cancer Program, Smilow Cancer Hospital

        Clinical Interests:head & neck cancer; ent cancer, oral cancer, oropharyngeal cancer;throat cancer, laryngeal cancer;voice box cancer, head and neck cancer, squamous cell carcinoma, human papilloma virus, human papillomavirus, salivary cancer, acidic cell carcinoma, adenoid cystic, adenoid cystic carcinoma, mucoepidermoid, mucoepidermoid carcinoma, thyroid cancer, well-differentiated thyroid cancer, medullary cancer, medullary, papillary thyroid cancer, papillary, follicular thyroid cancer, follicular, anaplastic thyroid cancer, anaplastic, lymphoma, skin cancer, melanoma, lip cancer, tongue cancer, tonsil cancer, base of tongue cancer, nasal cancer, sinus cancer, esthesioneuroblastoma, buccal cancer, palate cancer, soft palate, hard palate, soft palate cancer, soft palate cancer

        • Appt:(203) 200-4622

        Young, Nwanmegha

        Assistant Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology)

        Clinical Interests:Vocal cord paralysis, professional voice, neurologic disorders of the larynx, laryngeal cancer, prevention diagnosis and treatment of voice and swallowing disorders, laser surgery, general ENT

        • Appt:(203) 785-2593

        Pathology

        Kowalski, Diane

        Associate Professor of Pathology and Assistant Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology)
        Director, Cytopathology Fellowship Program
        Director Residency Program

        Clinical Interests:Head and neck pathology; nongynecologic cytopathology

        • Office:(203) 785-2774
        • Appt:(203) 785-2788

        Prasad, Manju

        Associate Professor of Pathology and of Surgery (Otolaryngology)
        Director, Endocrine, Head & Neck Pathology
        Director, Immunohistochemistry Laboratory
        Director, Endocrine, Head and Neck Pathology Fellowship

        Clinical Interests:Tumors of thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands; Head and neck Cancer; Benign diseases mimicking cancers of the endocrine organs and of Head and Neck, Bone and soft tissue pathology

          Radiation Oncology

          Bindra, Ranjit S.

          Assistant Professor of Therapeutic Radiology and of Pathology
          Assistant Professor of Therapeutic Radiology

          Clinical Interests:pediatric tumors; central nervous system tumors.

          • Appt:(203) 200-2100

          Contessa, Joseph N

          Assistant Professor of Therapeutic Radiology

          Clinical Interests:Tumors of the Central Nervous System; Gamma Knife Stereotactic Radiotherapy; Brain Metastases; Head and Neck Cancer

          • Office:(203) 700-2634
          • Appt:(203) 200-2000

          Decker, Roy

          Associate Professor of Therapeutic Radiology and Assistant Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology)
          Clinical Research Program Leader, Therapeutic Radiology, Yale Cancer Center

          Clinical Interests:Head & Neck Cancer; Lung Cancer; Stereotactic Body Radiosurgery

          • Office:(203) 737-2758
          • Appt:(203) 200-5864

          Son, Yung H

          Professor of Therapeutic Radiology and of Surgery (Otolaryngology)

          Clinical Interests:General radiation therapy; head and neck cancer; definitive or intra-operative brachytherapy; esophageal cancer; colon cancer; lung cancer; soft-tissue sarcoma; skin cancer; pediatric cancer; unknown primary cancer; all invasive low- or high-dose-rate interventional brachytherapy and remote after-loading gamma-Med brachytherapy, particularly in otolaryngology, broncho-pulmonary, abdominal, retro-peritoneal, and colorectal malignancies

          • Office:(203) 785-2961
          • Appt:(203) 688-1861