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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 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.

Association of Social Determinants of Health with Time to Diagnosis and Treatment Outcomes in Idiopathic Subglottic Stenosis. Lee, J; Huang, LC; Berry, LD; Anderson, C; Amin, MR; Benninger, MS; Blumin, JH; Bock, JM; Bryson, PC; Castellanos, PF; et al. Annals of Otology, Rhinology and Laryngology. 2021.

The Impact of Socioeconomic Status on Time to Decannulation Among Children With Tracheostomies. Smith, MM; Hart, CK; Benscoter, DT; Epperson, M; de Alarcon, A; Born, H; Meinzen-Derr, J. Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. 2021.

Congenital Absence of Tracheal or Bronchial Rings. Smith, MM; Kou, Y; Schweiger, C; Lehenbauer, DG; de Alarcon, A; Rutter, MJ. Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. 2021; 164:422-426.

International Pediatric Otolaryngology Group (IPOG) management recommendations: Pediatric tracheostomy decannulation. Kennedy, A; Hart, CK; de Alarcon, A; Balakrishnan, K; Bowudewyns, A; Chun, R; Fayoux, P; Goudy, SL; Hartnick, C; Hsu, WC; et al. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 2021; 141.

A Hybrid Machine-Learning-Based Method for Analytic Representation of the Vocal Fold Edges during Connected Speech. Yousef, AM; Deliyski, DD; Zacharias, SR C; de Alarcon, A; Orlikoff, RF; Naghibolhosseini, M. Applied Sciences (Switzerland). 2021; 11.

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.

Patient-Derived Organotypic Epithelial Rafts Model Phenotypes in Juvenile-Onset Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis. Bedard, MC; Brusadelli, MG; Carlile, A; Ruiz-Torres, S; Lodin, H; Lee, D; Kofron, M; Lambert, PF; Lane, A; Ameziane, N; et al. Viruses. 2021; 13.

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.