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Director, Center for Pediatric Voice Disorders at Cincinnati Children’s

Professor, UC Department of PediatricsUC Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery



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Clinical Interests

Airway reconstruction; pediatric voice disorders; pediatric sinonasal conditions

Research Interests

Eosinophilic esophagitis; health outcomes research; quality improvement in health care 

Academic Affiliation

Professor, UC Department of PediatricsUC Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery

Clinical Divisions

Otolaryngology ENT, Aerodigestive and Sleep, Voice Disorders, Aerodigestive and Esophageal

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My Education

MD: VCU School of Medicine.

Residency: University of Virginia Health Systems.

Fellowship: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.

Certification: American Board of Otolaryngology, 2007.

My Publications

Endoscopic Repair of Type 1 Laryngeal Clefts and Deep Interarytenoid Notches: Cold Steel Versus Laser. Kou, Y; Kavoosi, T; Redmann, A; Manning, A; Tabangin, M; Myer, CM; Hart, CK; Rutter, MJ; de Alarcon, A. Laryngoscope. 2021.

Quantitative Evaluation of Subglottic Stenosis Using Ultrashort Echo Time MRI in a Rabbit Model. Gandhi, DB; Rice, A; Gunatilaka, CC; Higano, NS; Fleck, RJ; de Alarcon, A; Hart, CK; Kuo, IC; Amin, RS; Woods, JC; et al. Laryngoscope. 2021; 131:E1971-E1979.

Systemic Bevacizumab for Treatment of Respiratory Papillomatosis: International Consensus Statement. Sidell, DR; Balakrishnan, K; Best, SR; Zur, K; Buckingham, J; De Alarcon, A; Baroody, FM; Bock, JM; Boss, EF; Bower, CM; et al. Laryngoscope. 2021; 131:E1941-E1949.

HPV Strain Predicts Severity of Juvenile-Onset Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis with Implications for Disease Screening. Bedard, MC; de Alarcon, A; Kou, YF; Lee, D; Sestito, A; Duggins, AL; Brusadelli, M; Lane, A; Wikenheiser-Brokamp, KA; Wells, SI; et al. Cancers. 2021; 13.

Airway and Swallowing Outcomes Following Laryngotracheoplasty With Posterior Grafting in Children. Kou, YF; Redmann, A; Tabangin, ME; Wilcox, L; Miller, CK; Smith, M; Myer, C; Hart, CK; Rutter, MJ; de Alarcon, A. Laryngoscope. 2021.

Vocal Fold Injection Augmentation for Post-Airway Reconstruction Dysphonia: A Case Series. Bergeron, M; Giliberto, JP; Tabangin, ME; de Alarcon, A. Annals of Otology, Rhinology and Laryngology. 2021.

Competency-Based Assessment Tool for Pediatric Esophagoscopy: International Modified Delphi Consensus. Faucett, EA; Wolter, NE; Balakrishnan, K; Ishman, SL; Mehta, D; Parikh, S; Nguyen, LH P; Preciado, D; Rutter, MJ; Prager, JD; et al. Laryngoscope. 2021; 131:1168-1174.

Tracheal A-Frame Deformities Following Airway Reconstruction. Kennedy, AA; de Alarcon, A; Tabangin, ME; Rutter, MJ; Myer, CM; Smith, MM; Hart, CK. Laryngoscope. 2021; 131:E1363-E1368.

Endoscopic Findings in Male Prepubertal Choir Singers. Lee, DR; Weinrich, B; Zacharias, S; LeBorgne, W; Beckmeyer, J; Eanes, C; Tabangin, ME; de Alarcon, A. Laryngoscope. 2021; 131:592-597.

Management of A-Frame Tracheal Deformity in Children With Endoscopic Resection Tracheoplasty. Bergeron, M; Qualls, H; de Alarcon, A; Rutter, MJ. Laryngoscope. 2021; 131:E719-E723.