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Erica R. Thaler, MD

Professor of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Division of General Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Staff, Division of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Staff, Division of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, Veteran’s Administration Hospital of Philadelphia
Director, Division of General Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Director, Outpatient Surgical Practices, Center for Ambulatory Medicine, Department of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, Univ. of PA
Director, Committee on Appointments and Promotions, Department of Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, Univ. of PA Medical School
Co-Chair, Professionalism Committee, Department of Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, University of PA
Vice Chair, Department of Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery
Interim Chair , Department of Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery
Department: Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery

Contact information
HUP - 5th Floor Silverstein
3400 SPRUCE ST.
4283
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2156624533
Fax: 2156140071
Education:
A.B. (Politics)
Princeton University , 1986.
M.D.
Harvard Medical School, 1990.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Surgery , Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1990-1991.
Resident in Otorhinolaryngology , Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1991-1995.
Certifications
American Board of Otolaryngology, 1996.
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Selected Publications

Dominik Pawlak, Dominique Bohorquez, Inke R. König, Armin Steffen, Erica Thaler: Effect of Electrode Configuration and Impulse Strength on Airway Patency in Neurostimulation for OSA. Laryngoscope March 2021.

Jenks, C., Yu, J., Schmitt, K., Schwab, R., Thaler, E.: Prospective determination of airway response to upper airway stimulation: a new opportunity for advanced device titration. Laryngoscope 131(1): 218-223, Jan 2021.

Thaler, E., Rodin, J.: Practical Aspects of Initiating and Maintaining a Multidisciplinary Program for Upper Airway Stimulation. Upper Airway Stimulation Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Doghramji, K., Boon, M., Huntley, C., and Strohl, K. (eds.). Oxford University Press, 2021.

Thaler, E., Brant, J, Rajasekarin, K. (eds): An Update in ENT for Internists. Medical Clinics of North America 2021.

Shah, R., Mahmoud, A., Dedhia, R., Thaler, E.: Characteristic Pressure Waveforms Can Distinguish Different Airway Collapse Patterns in Sleep Apnea Patients. Laryngoscope submitted 2021.

Go, B., Go, C., Mirza, N., THaler, E., Rajasekaran, K.: Gender Analysis of the Top Classic Papers in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. Laryngoscope submitted 2021.

Suurna, M...Thaler, E., et al: Impact of Therapy Discomfort and Higher Body Mass Index on Upper Airway Stimulation Outcomes: ADHERE Registry 2020 Update. Laryngoscope submitted 2021.

Duvvur, U., Sharma, A., Thaler, E.: Robotics in Otorhinolaryngology. Otolaryngology Clinics of North America. Elsevier, 53(6): xxi-xxii, Dec 2020.

Merha, R, Steffen, A., Heiser, C., Hofaur, B., Withrow, K., Doghramji, K., Boon, M., Huntley, C., Soose, R., Stevens, S., Larsen, C., Maurer, J., Water, T., Walia, H., Kominsky, A., Trask, D., Schwab, R., Thaler, E., Strollo, P.: Upper Airway Stimulation versus Untreated Comparators in Positive Airway Pressure Treatment of Refractory Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Annals of the American Thoracic Society 17(12): 1610-1619, Dec 2020.

Thaler, E: History and Acceptance of Transoral Robotic Surgery. Otolaryngologic Clinics. Duvvuri, U., SHarma, A., Thaler, E (eds.). Elsevier, 53(6): 943-8, December 2020.

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