Empty Nose Syndrome Doctors
The following is a list of all the doctors I am aware of who are familiar with and/or treat Empty Nose Syndrome. If anyone knows of others, please let me know. Also, please inform me if any of this information is incorrect. And does anyone have contact information for Dr. Friedman?
Dr. Robert Bodlaj
Facharzt für HNO
Bamberger Strasse 7
Tel.: 09571 / 58 85
Fax.: 09571 / 948196
Michael Friedman, M.D.
A simplified technique for treatment of atrophic and hypotrophic rhinitis*
Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Volume 13, Issue 3, Pages 211-214
M. Friedman, H. Ibrahim, G. Lee
Murray Grossan M.D.
Board Certified Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
8631 W. 3rd Street Suite 440 E
Cedars Sinai Hospital Medical Towers
Los Angeles, Ca 90048
(310) 659 1006 fax (310) 652 9906
Author of The Sinus Cure
Inventor of the Grossan HydroPulse Nasal-Sinus Irrigation System.
Dr. Grossan currently answers questions on the Empty Nose Syndrome forum:
Dr. Grossan on the ENS forum
Steven M. Houser, M.D.
MetroHealth Medical Center
2500 MetroHealth Drive
Cleveland, OH 44109,
Empty nose syndrome associated with middle turbinate resection
Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Volume 135, Issue 6, Pages 972-973
S. Houser http://oto.sagepub.com/content/135/6/972.full
Surgical Treatment for Empty Nose Syndrome
Archives of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. 2007;133:858-863http://otoresearches.wordpress.com/2009/04/20/surgical-treatment-for-empty-nose-syndrome/
Dr. Houser formerly answered questions on the Empty Nose Syndrome forum:
Dr. Houser on the ENS Forum
Eugene Kern, M.D.
Former Chief of Otolaryngology at Mayo Clinic
Currently lectures on Empty Nose Syndrome
The Phenomenon of Paradoxical Nasal Obstruction
Archives of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery,Vol. 102 No. 11, November 19761976;102(11):669-671.
Eugene B. Kern, MD; Pierre Arbour, MD, FRCS(C)
Founder of the term Empty Nose Syndrome:
Dr. Kern’s Empty Nose Syndrome Lecture:
Dr. Steven Park
3400 Bainbridge Ave, 3rd Floor, Bronx, NY 10467
Tel 718-920-4646 Fax 718-405-9014
Dale H. Rice, M.D.
Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery
University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine
1200 N. State St.,Box 795
Los Angeles, CA 90033.
Phone: (323) 226-7315
The turbinates in nasal and sinus surgery: a consensus statement. (Guest Editorial)
From the Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, University of Southern California The U.S. News & World Report ranked USC 27th among all universities in the United States in its 2008 ranking of “America’s Best Colleges”, also designating it as one of the “most selective universities” for admitting 8,634 of the almost 34,000 who applied for freshman admission Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles (Dr. Rice); the Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. (Dr. Kern); and the Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas (Dr. Marple and Dr. Mabry). Dr. Friedman is in private practice in St. Louis.
David Slavit, M.D.
787 Park Ave
Phone: (212) 517-9177
New York, NY
“Some people are having more extensive removal than the amount of disease would warrant,” Slavit said. “Maybe we need to better evaluate who needs to have turbinates removed and who could get by with less aggressive surgery.”
Wellington S. Tichenor, M.D.
New York, New York
Dr. Wellington Tichenor’s explanation of empty nose syndrome
“Too many surgeons today believe they can indiscriminately remove large amounts of turbinate tissue…” From Dr. Tichenor’s Introduction to Having nasal Surgery? Don’t You Become an Empty Nose Victim, book by Chris Martin.