Natasha Mirza, MD

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Professor of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Veteran's Administration Medical Center
Department: Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery

Contact information
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center
Department of Otolaryngology, 5 Silverstein
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-2979
Fax: 215 662 4182
M.D. (Medicine)
Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan, 1983.
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Description of Research Expertise

Voice Disorders
Laryngeal diseases
Breathing dystonias
Laryngeal stenosis
Taste disorders

Description of Clinical Expertise

Voice Disorders, including professional voice users
Spasmodic Dysphonia
Laryngeal diseases
Breathing dystonias
laryngeal diseases
Swallowing disorders
Office and Endoscopy suite procedures
Laser procedures
Botox injections
Taste and olfaction disorders

Selected Publications

Haft S, Carey RM, Farquhar D, Mirza N.: Anticholinergic medication use is associated with globus pharyngeus. J Laryngol Otology Robin Youngs, Edward Fisher, Musheer Hussain and Jonathan Fishman (eds.). Page: 1-5, October 2016.

Doty RL, Tourbier I, Ng V, Neff J, Armstrong D, Battistini M, Sammel MD, Gettes D, Evans DL, Mirza N, Moberg PJ, Connolly T, Sondheimer SJ.: Influences of hormone replacement therapy on olfactory and cognitive function in postmenopausal women. Physiology and Behavior Send to: Neurobiol Aging. Elsevier, 155: 202-207, June 2016.

Kennedy WP, Brody R, LiVolsi VA, Wang AR, Mirza N.: Trauma induced Schwannoma of the Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve after Thyroidectomy. Laryngoscope Wiley, 126(6): 1408-10, June 2016.

Ghosh A, Leahy KP, Singhal S, Einhorn E, Howlett P, Cohen NA, Mirza N.: A murine model of subglottic granulation. The Journal of Laryngology & Otology 130(4): 380-387, April 2016 Notes: doi:10.1017/S0022215116000049.

Nicolli E, Ghosh A, Haft S, Saunders J, Cohen N, Mirza N.: IL-1 Receptor Antagonist inhibits early granulation formation. Annals Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology. Richard JH Smith, MD (eds.). Sage, 125(4): 284-9, April 2016.

Ghosh A, Philiponis G, Bewley A, Ransom RE, Mirza N.: You can’t pay me to quit: the failure of financial incentives for smoking cessation in head and neck cancer patients. J of Laryngology & Otology Mr Robin Youngs (eds.). Cambridge University Journals, 130: 278-283, February 2016.

Ghosh A, Mirza N: First Bite Syndrome: Our Experience with Intra-Parotid Injections of Botulinum Toxin A. Laryngoscope. Wiley, 126(1): 104-07, Jan 2016.

Haft S, Farquhar D, Carey R, Mirza N.: Anticholinergic Use Is a Major Risk Factor for Dysphonia. Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology. Sage Publications, 124(10): 797-802, Oct 2015.

Bruins BB, Mirza N, Gomez E, Atkins JE. : Anesthetic Management for Laser Excision of Ball-Valving Laryngeal Masses. 2015 24;2015:875053. Epub 2015 May 24. Case Rep Anesthesiol Hindawi Publishing Corporation, April 2015 Notes: Article ID 875053

Haft S, Cohen N, Ghosh A, Leahy K, Lee J, Malaisrie N, Philiponis G, Singhal S, Mirza N. : Inflammatory protein expression in human subglotttic stenosis tissue mirrors that in a murine model. Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology Richard H Smith, MD (eds.). Sage, 123(1): 65-70, January 2014 Notes: DOI: 10.1177/0003489414521146.

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