Reza Rahbar

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Robotic surgery in otolaryngology and head and neck surgery: a review
    Caio M Oliveira
    Head and Neck Surgery Department, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, SP CEP 1246903, Brazil
    Minim Invasive Surg 2012:286563. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint The biology and management of laryngeal neurofibroma
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:1400-6. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint The presentation and management of vascular rings: an otolaryngology perspective
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:57-62. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Endoscopic repair of laryngeal cleft type I and type II: when and why?
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:1797-802. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Fetal surgery in otolaryngology: a new era in the diagnosis and management of fetal airway obstruction because of advances in prenatal imaging
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:393-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The presentation and management of laryngeal cleft: a 10-year experience
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:1335-41. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Robotic surgery in the pediatric airway: application and safety
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, Anesthesia, and Urology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:46-50; discussion 50. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The biology and management of subglottic hemangioma: past, present, future
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02155, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:1880-91. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the parotid gland in children: A 10-year experience
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:375-80. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Lingual thyroid in children: a rare clinical entity
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:1174-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications46

  1. pmc Robotic surgery in otolaryngology and head and neck surgery: a review
    Caio M Oliveira
    Head and Neck Surgery Department, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Sao Paulo, SP CEP 1246903, Brazil
    Minim Invasive Surg 2012:286563. 2012
    ..In this article, we reviewed the role of robotic assistance in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery. We highlight the advantages of robot-assisted surgery and its clinical application in this field...
  2. ncbi request reprint The biology and management of laryngeal neurofibroma
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 130:1400-6. 2004
    ..To review the presentation of laryngeal neurofibroma, including its association with neurofibromatosis types 1 and 2, and present guidelines for its management...
  3. ncbi request reprint The presentation and management of vascular rings: an otolaryngology perspective
    Rahul K Shah
    Division of Otolaryngology, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:57-62. 2007
    ..To review the presentation and natural history of children with vascular rings and present management guidelines...
  4. doi request reprint Endoscopic repair of laryngeal cleft type I and type II: when and why?
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Laryngoscope 119:1797-802. 2009
    ..To evaluate the clinical features of children with type I and type II laryngeal cleft and the role of conservative monitoring versus endoscopic repair in their management...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fetal surgery in otolaryngology: a new era in the diagnosis and management of fetal airway obstruction because of advances in prenatal imaging
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 131:393-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate the efficacy, safety, and outcome of prenatal imaging and fetal surgery in the diagnosis and management of fetal airway obstruction caused by cervical teratoma or lymphatic malformation...
  6. ncbi request reprint The presentation and management of laryngeal cleft: a 10-year experience
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:1335-41. 2006
    ..To review the presentation and associated congenital abnormalities of laryngeal cleft and present guidelines for its evaluation and management...
  7. ncbi request reprint Robotic surgery in the pediatric airway: application and safety
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, Anesthesia, and Urology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:46-50; discussion 50. 2007
    ..To assess the application and safety of transoral robotic surgery in the pediatric airway...
  8. ncbi request reprint The biology and management of subglottic hemangioma: past, present, future
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02155, USA
    Laryngoscope 114:1880-91. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the parotid gland in children: A 10-year experience
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:375-80. 2006
    ..To determine the presentation, pathologic features, treatment outcome, and prognosis of mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the parotid gland in children...
  10. doi request reprint Lingual thyroid in children: a rare clinical entity
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Laryngoscope 118:1174-9. 2008
    ..To study the presentation, management, and long-term outcome of children presenting with lingual thyroid...
  11. doi request reprint Minimally invasive endoscopic management of subglottic stenosis in children: success and failure
    Alicia M Quesnel
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 75:652-6. 2011
    ..To assess the efficacy and safety of endoscopic management of subglottic stenosis both as a primary and as an adjunctive treatment in the pediatric population...
  12. ncbi request reprint Role of vascular endothelial growth factor A in children with acquired airway stenosis
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 116:430-5. 2007
    ..Vascular endothelial growth factor A (VEGF-A) is important in the angiogenic response for wound healing. This study investigated whether VEGF-A may play a role in the pathogenesis of acquired airway stenosis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Nasal glioma and encephalocele: diagnosis and management
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Laryngoscope 113:2069-77. 2003
    ..To review the biology of nasal glioma and encephalocele and to present an algorithm for preoperative evaluation and surgical management...
  14. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of microcystic lymphatic malformation in the oral cavity
    J Fredrik Grimmer
    Division of Otolaryngology, Primary Children s Medical Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 132:1251-6. 2006
    ..To determine the efficacy and safety of radiofrequency (RF) ablation of vesicles and the resulting symptomatic control of microcystic lymphatic malformation (LM) in the oral cavity...
  15. doi request reprint Laryngeal cleft repair: the anesthetic perspective
    Lynne R Ferrari
    Department of Anesthesia, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 23:334-41. 2013
    ..Of particular interest were the rate at which this technique failed and rescue techniques were employed and the ability to predict patients in whom this might occur...
  16. doi request reprint Infantile myofibroma or lymphatic malformation: differential diagnosis of neonatal cystic cervicofacial lesions
    Stephen C Merrell
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Craniofac Surg 21:422-6. 2010
    ..This report expands the clinical spectrum of infantile myofibromatosis and suggests its consideration in the differential diagnosis of neonatal cystic cervicofacial lesions...
  17. ncbi request reprint The presentation and management of nasal dermoid: a 30-year experience
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology, The Children s Hospital and the Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:464-71. 2003
    ..To review the presentation of nasal dermoid in children and present guidelines for its management...
  18. ncbi request reprint Robin sequence: a retrospective review of 115 patients
    Adele Karen Evans
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Otolaryngology, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:973-80. 2006
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint The role of chromosomal translocation (15;19) in the carcinoma of the upper aerodigestive tract in children
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:698-704. 2003
    ..To further evaluate the role of chromosomal translocation (15;19) in the presentation of the carcinoma (CA) of the upper aerodigestive tract...
  20. ncbi request reprint Delayed presentation of lymphatic malformation of the cervicofacial region: role of trauma
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 111:828-31. 2002
    ..We discuss the causes of delayed presentation of these congenital lesions. An overview of the causation, natural history, diagnosis, and treatment options is presented...
  21. doi request reprint The presentation and management of mandibular tumors in the pediatric population
    Margo McKenna Benoit
    Department of Otolaryngology, Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Laryngoscope 123:2035-42. 2013
    ..To review the presentation and management of malignant tumors of the mandible in children...
  22. doi request reprint Minimally invasive approach to laryngeal cleft
    Karen Watters
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Laryngoscope 123:264-8. 2013
    ..Thornwood, NY) and the flexible CO(2) laser fiber (OmniGuide, Inc.; Cambridge, MA), from both an anesthesia and surgical perspective. Laryngoscope, 2013...
  23. doi request reprint Long-term outcome of radiofrequency ablation for intraoral microcystic lymphatic malformation
    Sang W Kim
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 137:1247-50. 2011
    ..To determine long-term outcome of radiofrequency (RF) ablation of microcystic lymphatic malformation (LM) of the oral cavity for control of recurrent infection and bleeding...
  24. ncbi request reprint Oropharyngeal teratoma: prenatal diagnosis and assessment using sonography, MRI, and CT with management by ex utero intrapartum treatment procedure
    Diane Morof
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:493-6. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint Role of vascular endothelial growth factor-A in recurrent respiratory papillomatosis
    Reza Rahbar
    Dept of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 114:289-95. 2005
    ..Also, VEGFR-1 and VEGFR-2 mRNAs are strongly expressed by underlying vascular endothelial cells, suggesting an important role in the pathogenesis of RRP...
  26. doi request reprint Dentigerous cyst associated with a displaced tooth in the maxillary sinus: an unusual cause of recurrent sinusitis in an adolescent
    Sanjay P Prabhu
    Department of Radiology, Division of Neuroradiology, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 39:1102-4. 2009
    ..We discuss management options for these lesions including the differential diagnoses and need for follow-up...
  27. doi request reprint Laryngeal cleft
    Karen Watters
    Departments of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Adv Otorhinolaryngol 73:95-100. 2012
    ..When this fails, endoscopic repair is possible in type 1, 2 and selective type 3 laryngeal clefts. We describe the diagnosis and endoscopic management of type 1 laryngeal clefts, highlighting surgical pearls necessary for success...
  28. doi request reprint Foregut duplication cysts in the head and neck: presentation, diagnosis, and management
    Stephen M Kieran
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 136:778-82. 2010
    ..To review the presentation, diagnosis, and management of foregut duplication cysts of the head and neck in our institution...
  29. ncbi request reprint Lymphatic malformation of the lingual base and oral floor
    Paul D Edwards
    Craniofacial Center, Division of Plastic and Oral Surgery, Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:1906-15. 2005
    ..There are no accepted anatomic guidelines or treatment protocols...
  30. doi request reprint Chest radiographic and CT evaluation of lung abnormalities in pediatric patients with laryngeal cleft
    Jennifer L Williams
    Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 46:1128-33. 2011
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Ludwig's angina following frenuloplasty in an adolescent
    Harrison W Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:1313-5. 2009
    ..We briefly review the literature on ankyloglossia, pediatric Ludwig's angina and postoperative infections...
  32. ncbi request reprint The role of mitomycin in the prevention and treatment of scar formation in the pediatric aerodigestive tract: friend or foe?
    Reza Rahbar
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 128:401-6. 2002
    ..To evaluate the role of mitomycin in the prevention and treatment of scar formation in the pediatric aerodigestive tract...
  33. doi request reprint Parental perceptions and morbidity: tracheostomy and Pierre Robin sequence
    Joshua Demke
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7070, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 72:1509-16. 2008
    ..Evaluate parental perceptions associated with tracheostomy morbidity and quality of life in the management of Pierre Robin Sequence (PRS)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Yolk sac tumor of the mandible
    Derek M Steinbacher
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Harvard Combined Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 66:151-3. 2008
  35. ncbi request reprint The presentation and management of fibromatosis colli
    Kristen C Lowry
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 89:E4-8. 2010
    ..It is important, therefore, to quickly identify fibromatosis colli as such in order to avoid unnecessary expenditures of resources and to promptly begin conservative treatment...
  36. doi request reprint Utilization of lipid-laden macrophage index in evaluation of aerodigestive disorders
    Brian K Reilly
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Laryngoscope 121:1055-9. 2011
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Primary thyroid teratomas in children: a report of 11 cases with a proposal of criteria for their diagnosis
    Wolfram F J Riedlinger
    Department of Pathology, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:700-6. 2005
    ..Intimate intermingling of thyroid tissue with teratoma and presence of a pseudocapsule seem to be the most significant criteria for establishing thyroid as origin...
  38. doi request reprint Acute periorbital infections: who needs emergent imaging?
    Tiffany F Rudloe
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e719-26. 2010
    ..Our objective was to identify predictors for intraorbital or intracranial abscess among children who present with signs or symptoms of periorbital infection. These predictors could be used to better target patients for emergent CT...
  39. doi request reprint Image guidance systems for minimally invasive sinus and skull base surgery in children
    Margo McKenna Benoit
    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Otolaryngology, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:1452-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the use of image guidance systems to facilitate an endoscopic minimally invasive approach to sinonasal and skull base surgery in a pediatric population...
  40. ncbi request reprint Congenital absence of the incus bilaterally without other otologic anomalies: a new case report
    Reza Rahbar
    Departments of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, Children s Hospital, Boston, USA
    Ear Nose Throat J 81:274-6, 278. 2002
    ..The patient was treated with partial ossicular replacement prostheses, which resulted in an improvement in his hearing...
  41. ncbi request reprint Novel karyotypes in giant cell-rich lesions of bone
    Briana C Gleason
    Department of Pathology, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:926-32. 2007
    ..Further cytogenetic characterization of giant cell-rich bone lesions may improve the utility of karyotyping as a tool in their differential diagnosis and may shed light on the pathogenetic relationship between these lesions...
  42. ncbi request reprint Mitomycin C for the prevention of adhesion formation after endoscopic sinus surgery: a randomized, controlled study
    Jeannie H Chung
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 126:468-74. 2002
    ..Our goal was to determine whether the application of MMC at the conclusion of sinus surgery decreases the incidence of postoperative adhesion formation...
  43. ncbi request reprint Management of a giant lymphatic malformation of the tongue
    Helena Rowley
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 128:190-4. 2002
    ..An overview of the etiology, diagnosis, histology, and options for the management of such lesions is outlined...
  44. ncbi request reprint Acupuncture management of pain and emergence agitation in children after bilateral myringotomy and tympanostomy tube insertion
    Yuan Chi Lin
    Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 19:1096-101. 2009
    ..To further investigate the effect of acupuncture in postoperative pain and emergence agitation in children undergoing bilateral myringotomy and tympanostomy tube (BMT) placement...
  45. doi request reprint Clival osteomyelitis resulting from spread of infection through the fossa navicularis magna in a child
    Sanjay P Prabhu
    Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Pediatric Radiology, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 39:995-8. 2009
    ..This case is unique, and we believe that the presence of this variant in young children may be important and is not merely an anatomical curiosity...
  46. ncbi request reprint Pleomorphic adenoma of the parotid gland in children
    Kimsey H Rodriguez
    Department of Otolaryngology, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, 1430 Tulane Avenue SL 59, New Orleans, LA, United States
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:1717-23. 2007
    ..To evaluate the presentation, imaging characteristics and treatment outcome of pleomorphic adenoma of the parotid in the pediatric population...