Department of Otorhinolaryngology

Otorhinolaryngology
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Christopher Rassekh, M.D., FACS

Associate Professor of Clinical Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery
Department: Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery

Contact information
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
BS (General Science)
University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, 1982.
MD
University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, 1986.
Post-Graduate Training
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in Otology Laboratory, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics , 1986-1987.
Internship in General Surgery, Butterworth Hospital, Michigan State University , 1987-1988.
Resident in Otolaryngology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics , 1988-1992.
Fellow in Advanced Head & Neck Oncologic/Cranial Base Surgery, University of Pittsburgh , 1992-1993.
Certifications
Diplomate, Joint Council for Approval of Advanced Training in Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery, 1993.
Diplomate, American Board of Otolaryngology, 1993.
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Selected Publications

Bhuta T, Hogg JP, Rassekh CH, et al.: Incidence of Sphenoid Mucocele Following Transsphenoidal Surgery: A Ten Year Experience. Am J Rhinol 2011 Notes: In press.

Rassekh CH, Haughey GH: Laryngectomy and Laryngopharyngectomy. In Head and Neck Surgery - Otolaryngology, 5th Edition. Elsevier-Mosby, 2010 Notes: Book Chapter.

Rassekh CH: "Ethical dilemmas in management of multiple complications following Laryngectomy" Patient of the Month Program, AAO-HNS (first PMP to be launched online) 2009 Notes: Educational Software.

Vidor I, Sivak-Callcott JA, Rosen CL, Rassekh CH, Williams HJ, Ellis BD: "Chordoma of the anterior cranial fossa and ethmoids with orbital involvement." Orbit 27: 444-50, 2008.

Rassekh CH, Seikaly H: Oropharyngeal Cancer. In Head and Neck Surgery - Otolaryngology. Bailey B.J. and Johnson J.T. (eds.). Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Co., Philadelphia, 4th Edition(Chapter 118): 1673-1690, 2006 Notes: Book Chapter.

Weinstein GS, Laccourreye O, Rassekh CH: Early Glottic and Supraglottic Carcinoma: Open Supraglottic and Supracricoid Partial Laryngectomy. In Head and Neck Surgery - Otolaryngology. Bailey B.J. and Johnson J.T. (eds.). Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Co., Philadelphia, 4th Edition(Chapter 121c): 1743-1756, 2006 Notes: Book Chapter.

Mehta RP, Cueva RA, Brown JD, Fliss DM, Gil Z, Kassam AB, Rassekh CH, Schlosser RJ, Snyderman CH, Har-El G: "What's new in skull base medicine and surgery?" Skull Base Committee Report. Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery 135: 620-3, 2006.

Tiu J, Li H, Rassekh C, van der Sloot P, Kovach R, Zhang P: "Molecular basis of posttransplant squamous cell carcinoma: the potential role of cyclosporine a in carcinogenesis." Laryngoscope 116: 762-769, 2006.

Rassekh CH, Haughey BH: Total Laryngectomy and Laryngopharyngectomy. In Head and Neck Surgery - Otolaryngology. Cummings (eds.). Elsevier-Mosby, Philadelphia, 4th Edition, 2005 Notes: Book Chapter.

Tufano R, Laccourreye O, Rassekh CH, Weinstein GS: Conservation Laryngeal Surgery. In Head and Neck Surgery - Otolaryngology. Cummings (eds.). Elsevier-Mosby, Philadelphia, 4th Edition, 2005 Notes: Book Chapter.

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