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

Associate 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

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


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

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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

Cortina S, McGraw K, Dealarcon A, Ahrens A, Rothenberg ME, Drotar D. Psychological Functioning of Children and Adolescents With Eosinophil-Associated Gastrointestinal Disorders. Child Health Care. 2010 Oct;39(4):266-278.

Kelchner LN, Brehm SB, Weinrich B, Middendorf J, deAlarcon A, Levin L, Elluru R. Perceptual evaluation of severe pediatric voice disorders: rater reliability using the consensus auditory perceptual evaluation of voice. J Voice. 2010 Jul;24(4):441-9.

Richter GT, Rutter MJ, deAlarcon A, Orvidas LJ, Thompson DM. Late-onset laryngomalacia: a variant of disease. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2008 Jan;134(1):75-80.

de Alarcón A, Kesser BW, Jahrsdoerfer RA. Congenital Absence of the Oval Window: Diagnosis, Surgery, and Audiometric Outcomes. Otology & Neurotology. 2008;29(1):23-8.

Becker SS, de Alarcón A, Bomeli SR, Han JK, Gross CW. Risk Factors for Recurrent Sinus Surgery in Cystic Fibrosis: Review of a Decade of Experience. American Journal of Rhinology. 2007;21(4):478-82.

de Alarcón A, Choo DI. Controversies in Aural Atresia Repair. Current Opinion in Otolaryngology & Head and Neck Surgery. 2007;15(5):310-314.

de Alarcón A, Steinke JW, Caughey R, Barekzi E, Hise K, Gross CW, Han JK, Borish L. Expression of leukotriene C4 synthase and plasminogen activator inhibitor 1 gene promoter polymorphisms in sinusitis. American Journal of Rhinology. 2006;20(5): 545-549.