D. Gregory Farwell, M.D., F.A.C.S.

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Gabriel Tucker Professor of Otorhinolaryngology
Chair, Department of Otorhinolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery

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Gabriel Tucker Professor and Chair
Department of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery
University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street- 5 Ravdin
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-349-5383
Fax: 215-615-4334
B.A. (Biology and Chemistry, Summa cum laude)
Drury University, Springfield, MO, 1990.
M.D. (Medicine, First in Class)
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 1994.
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Selected Publications

Hassan MA, Weyers BW, Bec J, Fereridouni F, Qi J, Gui D, Bewley AF, Abouyared M, Farwell DG, Birkeland AC, Marcu L: Anatomy-Specific Classification Model Using Label-free FLIm to Aid Intraoperative Surgical Guidance of Head and Neck Cancer. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 12, Apr 2023 Notes: ePub ahead of print.

Gerber BB, Chen J, Beliveau A, Farwell DG, Birkeland AC: Using the Patient Health Questionnaire-2 to improve depression screening in head and neck cancer patients. Am J Otolaryngol 44(2): 103724, Mar-Apr 2023.

Solis RN, Farber NI, Fairman N, Yang NT, Taylor SL, Abouyared M, Bewley AF, Farwell DG, Birkeland AC: Bereavement Practices Among Head and Neck Cancer Surgeons. Laryngoscope 132(10): 1971-1975, Oct 2022.

Weyers BW, Birkeland AC, Marsden MA, Tam A, Bec J, Frusciante RP, Gui D, Bewley AF, Abouyared M, Marcu L, Farwell DG: Intraoperative delineation of p16+ oropharyngeal carcinoma of unknown primary origin with fluorescence lifetime imaging: Preliminary report. Head Neck 44(8): 1765-1776, Aug 2022.

Suresh NV, De Ravin E, Barrette LX, Prasad A, Romeo D, Ng J, Moreira A, Farwell DG, Rajasekaran K: Quality appraisal of clinical practice guidelines for the use of radiofrequency ablation in the treatment of thyroid nodules and cancer. Am J Otolaryngol 43(4): 103508, Jul-Aug 2022.

Peckham M, Spencer HJ, Syed S, Armstrong WB, Farwell DG, Gal TJ, Goldenberg D, Russell MD, Solis RN, King D, Stack BC: Breast and thyroid cancer: A multicenter study with Accrual to Clinical Trials Network. J Surg Oncol 125(8): 1211-1217, Jun 2022.

Garber B, Beliveau A, Chen J, Birkeland A, Farwell DG, Abouyared M: Using the PHQ2/9 Questionnaire to Improve Depression Screening in Survivorship for Head and Neck Cancer Patients. COSM, Dallas, TX May 2022.

Evangelista L, Bewley AF, Birkeland AC, Abouyared M, Tavill TE, Kuhn MA, Farwell DG, Belafsky P: Self-reported Measures of Voice and Swallowing, Functional Oral Intake and Quality of Life in Head and Neck Cancer, Survivors Before and After Functional Laryngectomy for Intractable Aspiration ABEA Meeting at COSM, Dallas, TX May 2022.

Weyers BW, Hassan MA, Bec J, Tam AK, Gui D, Bewley AF, Abouyared M, Birkeland AC, Marcu L, Farwell DG: In Vivo Fluorescence Lifetime Imaging in Head & Neck Surgical Oncology: A 92-Patient Study Demonstrating the Detection of Squamous Cell Carcinoma and Confirmation of Negative Margins. AHNS Annual Meeting at the Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meetings (COSM), Dallas, TX Apr 2022 Notes: poster presentation.

DeFelice BC, Fiehn O, Belafsky P, Ditterich C, Moore M, Abouyared M, Beliveau AM, Farwell DG, Bewley AF, Clayton SM, Archard JA, Pavlic J, Rao S, Kuhn M, Deng P, Halmai J, Fink KD, Birkeland AC, Anderson JD: Polyamine Metabolites as Biomarkers in Head and Neck Cancer Biofluids. Diagnostics (Basel) 12(4): 797, Mar 2022.

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