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Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)

Ibrahim Alava, M.D.

Ibrahim   Alava
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, UTHealth Medical School

Ibrahim “Trey” Alava, M.D., specializes in new innovations in treatment of subglottic stenosis, endocrine head and neck surgery, skin cancers of the head and neck and all aspects of general otolaryngology. His research interests revolve around patient-centered outcomes and health care disparities in the underserved.


 

Ronda Alexander, M.D.

Ronda  Alexander
  • Assistant Professor, Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, UTHealth Medical School
  • Director, Texas Voice Performance Institute at UTHealth/Memorial Hermann Hospital-Texas Medical Center

Ronda Alexander, M.D., specializes in voice problems, airway stenosis (narrowing), tracheostomy, early larynx (voicebox) cancer and other ENT problems. She is also interested in neuromuscular disorders of the head and neck, including migraine headaches and the treatment thereof with ‘Botox’.

Previous Interview: http://bit.ly/d9gcNd


 

Martin Citardi, M.D.

Martin  Citardi
  • Chair, Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, UTHealth Medical School
  • Chief, Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center
  • Professor, Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, UTHealth Medical School

Martin Citardi, M.D. is an internationally recognized rhinologist and is able to discuss disorders of the nose and sinuses. His special clinical interests include refractory sinusitis, revision sinus surgery, CSF rhinorrhea, computer-aided surgery (image-guided surgery), and minimally invasive anterior skull base surgery. Citardi is certified by the American Board of Otorhinolaryngology.


 

Ron Karni, M.D.

Ron  Karni
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, UTHealth Medical School

Ron Karni, M.D., specializes in thyroid and parathyroid disorders, including robotic thyroidectomy and mini-incision endoscopic parathyroidectomy, head and neck cancer, transoral robotic surgery, salivary gland disorders, workup of a neck mass, and sleep medicine. He can also discuss the latest technology in minimally invasive robotic surgeries to treat head and neck cancers.

Previous Interview: http://go.uth.edu/KarniInterview1


 

Amber Luong, M.D., Ph.D.

Amber  Luong
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, UTHealth Medical School
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Immunology at The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Amber Luong, M.D., Ph.D., specializes in treatment and research of sinus conditions. She is available to discuss commons seasonal allergies, sinusitis, sinonasal tumors, and endoscopic sinus surgical approaches and other conditions related to the ear, nose and throat.

Previous Interview: http://bit.ly/Inrlpg

 


 

Soham Roy, M.D.

Soham  Roy
  • Director of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, UTHealth Medical School
  • Associate Professor, Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, UTHealth Medical School

Soham Roy, M.D., is an internationally recognized speaker and author who has given hundreds of lectures and published numerous scientific articles, book chapters and national research presentations. He is a recognized expert in operating room safety issues and serves as a consultant in the development of innovative and safer surgical devices.