Joseph Breen, MD

Joseph T Breen, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical

Medical Sciences Building

6453

COM Oto H&N D - 0528

Medical Science Building
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267

Education

Medical Degree, Northwestern University Evanston, IL, 2009

Bachelor of Science, Northwestern University Evanston, Illinois, 2005 (Physics)

Research and Practice Interests

Hearing loss, dizziness, skull base tumors, temporal bone cancer, cochlear implants, superior semicircular canal dehiscence, CSF otorrhea, chronic ear disease, and otosclerosis.

UC Health Clinical Focus

Otolaryngology

Certifications

American Board of Otolaryngology (Neurotology)

06/01/2018

American Board of Otolaryngology

06/01/2015

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Carlson, Matthew L; O'Connell, Brendan P; Breen, Joseph T; Wick, Cameron C; Driscoll, Colin L; Haynes, David S; Thompson, Reid C; Isaacson, Brandon; Gidley, Paul W; Kutz, J Walter; Van Gompel, Jamie J; Wanna, George B; Raza, Shaan M; DeMonte, Franco; Barnett, Samuel L; Link, Michael J (2016. )Petroclival Chondrosarcoma: A Multicenter Review of 55 Cases and New Staging System.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,37 (7 ),940-50

Breen, Joseph T; Vrabec, Jeffrey T (2015. )Early practice: neurotology.Otolaryngologic clinics of North America, ,48 (2 ),257-62

Breen, Joseph T; Carlson, Matthew L; Voss, Stephen G; Link, Michael J; Driscoll, Colin L; Neff, Brian A Intracranial supramaximal facial nerve stimulation: a murine model.American journal of otolaryngology, ,35 (2 ),164-70

Breen, Joseph T; Carlson, Matthew L; Link, Michael J; Moore, Eric J; Neff, Brian A; Driscoll, Colin L W (2012. )Skull base involvement by acinic cell carcinoma of the parotid gland.Journal of neurological surgery. Part B, Skull base, ,73 (6 ),371-8

Carlson, Matthew L; Breen, Joseph T; Driscoll, Colin L; Link, Michael J; Neff, Brian A; Gifford, René H; Beatty, Charles W (2012. )Cochlear implantation in patients with neurofibromatosis type 2: variables affecting auditory performance.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,33 (5 ),853-62

Carlson, Matthew L; Breen, Joseph T; Gifford, Rene H; Driscoll, Colin L W; Neff, Brian A; Beatty, Charles W; Peterson, Anna Mary; Olund, Amy P (2010. )Cochlear implantation in the octogenarian and nonagenarian.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,31 (8 ),1343-9

Breen, Joseph T; Roberts, Dianna B; Gidley, Paul W (2017. )Basal cell carcinoma of the temporal bone and external auditory canal.The Laryngoscope, ,

Pena, Israel; Chew, Erin Y; Landau, Barcleigh P; Breen, Joseph T; Zevallos, Jose P; Vrabec, Jeffrey T (2016. )Diagnostic Criteria for Detection of Vestibular Schwannomas in the VA Population.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,37 (10 ),1510-1515

Raghavan, Arun M; Lipschitz, Noga; Kohlberg, Gavriel D; Samy, Ravi N; Zuccarello, Mario; Pensak, Myles L; Breen, Joseph T (2020. )Is Longer Surgery More Dangerous? Operative Duration Not Associated With Complications After Vestibular Schwannoma Resection.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,41 (2 ),e268-e272

Lipschitz, Noga; Kohlberg, Gavriel D; Walters, Zoe A; Tawfik, Kareem O; Samy, Ravi N; Pensak, Myles L; Zuccarello, Mario; Andaluz, Norberto; Dinapoli, Vincent A; Breen, Joseph T (2019. )Obesity Is Not Associated With Postoperative Complications After Vestibular Schwannoma Surgery in a Large Single Institution Series.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,40 (10 ),1373-1377

Lipschitz, Noga; Hazenfield, J Michael; Breen, Joseph T; Samy, Ravi N (2019. )Laboratory testing and imaging in the evaluation of cranial cerebrospinal fluid leaks and encephaloceles.Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery, ,27 (5 ),339-343

Breen, Joseph T; Edwards, Colin R; Cornelius, Rebecca S; Hazenfield, J Michael; Kohlberg, Gavriel D; Samy, Ravi N; Pensak, Myles L (2019. )Utility of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Differentiating Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak from Middle Ear Effusion.Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,161 (3 ),493-498

Lipschitz, Noga; Kohlberg, Gavriel D; Tawfik, Kareem O; Walters, Zoe A; Breen, Joseph T; Zuccarello, Mario; Andaluz, Norberto; Dinapoli, Vincent A; Pensak, Myles L; Samy, Ravi N (2019. )Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak Rate after Vestibular Schwannoma Surgery via Middle Cranial Fossa Approach.Journal of neurological surgery. Part B, Skull base, ,80 (4 ),437-440

Tawfik, Kareem O; Walters, Zoe A; Kohlberg, Gavriel D; Lipschitz, Noga; Breen, Joseph T; O'Neal, Kelly; Zuccarello, Mario; Samy, Ravi N (2019. )Impact of Motor-Evoked Potential Monitoring on Facial Nerve Outcomes after Vestibular Schwannoma Resection.The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology, ,128 (1 ),56-61

Kohlberg, Gavriel D; Lipschitz, Noga; Tawfik, Kareem O; Walters, Zoe; Breen, Joseph T; Zuccarello, Mario; Andaluz, Norberto; Dinapoli, Vincent A; Pensak, Myles L; Samy, Ravi N (2019. )Application of Ultrasonic Bone Aspirator for Decompression of the Internal Auditory Canal via the Middle Cranial Fossa Approach.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,40 (1 ),114-120

Stevens, Shawn M; Breen, Joseph T; DiNapoli, Vincent (2018. )Case of a Rare "White Epidermoid Tumor" Involving the Cerebellopontine Angle.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,39 (4 ),e292-e293

Redmann A.J.;Yuen S.N.;VonAllmen D.;Rothstein A.;Tang A.;Breen J.;Collar R. (10-01-2019. )Does Surgical Volume and Complexity Affect Cost and Mortality in Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surger.Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (United States), ,161 (4 ),629-634

Lipschitz N.;Kohlberg G.;Tawfik K.;Walters Z.;Breen J.;Zuccarello M.;Andaluz N.;Dinapoli V.;Pensak M.;Samy R. (01-01-2019. )Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak Rate after Vestibular Schwannoma Surgery via Middle Cranial Fossa Approach.Journal of Neurological Surgery, Part B: Skull Base, ,80 (4 ),437-440

Breen J.;Gidley P. (05-03-2018. )Evaluation and staging of temporal bone tumors.Temporal Bone Cancer, ,15-28

Breen J.;Carlson M.;Driscoll C. (01-01-2016. )Congenital stapes fixation.Surgery of Stapes Fixations, ,67-77

Breen J.;Carlson M.;Link M.;Moore E.;Neff B.;Driscoll C. (01-01-2012. )Skull base involvement by acinic cell carcinoma of the parotid gland.Journal of Neurological Surgery, Part B: Skull Base, ,73 (6 ),371-378

Rajguru S.;Matic A.;Robinson A.;Fishman A.;Moreno L.;Bradley A.;Vujanovic I.;Breen J.;Wells J.;Bendett M.;Richter C. (10-01-2010. )Optical cochlear implants: Evaluation of surgical approach and laser parameters in cats.Hearing Research, ,269 (1-2 ),102-111

Shapiro, Scott B; Lipschitz, Noga; Kemper, Nathan; Zuccarello, Mario; Breen, Joseph T; Pensak, Myles L; Samy, Ravi N (2020. )Early Experience With Telemedicine in Patients Undergoing Otologic/Neurotologic Procedures.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,41 (9 ),e1154-e1157

Shapiro, Scott B; Lipschitz, Noga; Kemper, Nathan; Zuccarello, Mario; Breen, Joseph T; Pensak, Myles L; Samy, Ravi N (2020. )Early Experience With Telemedicine in Patients Undergoing Otologic/Neurotologic Procedures.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,

Poff, Charles B; Lipschitz, Noga; Kohlberg, Gavriel D; Breen, Joseph T; Samy, Ravi N (2020. )Hemifacial Spasm as a Rare Clinical Presentation of Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension: Case Report and Literature Review.The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology, ,129 (8 ),829-832

Breen, Joseph T; Sweeney, Alex D; Vrabec, Jeffrey T (2020. )The Potential for Preserved Cochleovestibular Function in the Setting of Prolonged Pneumolabyrinth.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,41 (7 ),929-933

Raghavan, Arun M; Lipschitz, Noga; Breen, Joseph T; Samy, Ravi N; Kohlberg, Gavriel D (2020. )Visual Speech Recognition: Improving Speech Perception in Noise through Artificial Intelligence.Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,194599820924331

Shapiro, Scott B; Lipschitz, Noga; Kemper, Nathan; Zuccarello, Mario; Breen, Joseph T; Pensak, Myles L; Samy, Ravi N (2020. )Early Experience With Telemedicine in Patients Undergoing Otologic/Neurotologic Procedures.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,41 (9 ),e1154-e1157

Shapiro, Scott B; Lipschitz, Noga; Kemper, Nathan; Zuccarello, Mario; Breen, Joseph T; Pensak, Myles L; Samy, Ravi N (2020. )Early Experience With Telemedicine in Patients Undergoing Otologic/Neurotologic Procedures.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,

Poff, Charles B; Lipschitz, Noga; Kohlberg, Gavriel D; Breen, Joseph T; Samy, Ravi N (2020. )Hemifacial Spasm as a Rare Clinical Presentation of Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension: Case Report and Literature Review.The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology, ,129 (8 ),829-832

Breen, Joseph T; Sweeney, Alex D; Vrabec, Jeffrey T (2020. )The Potential for Preserved Cochleovestibular Function in the Setting of Prolonged Pneumolabyrinth.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,41 (7 ),929-933

Raghavan, Arun M; Lipschitz, Noga; Breen, Joseph T; Samy, Ravi N; Kohlberg, Gavriel D (2020. )Visual Speech Recognition: Improving Speech Perception in Noise through Artificial Intelligence.Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,194599820924331

Shapiro, Scott B; Lipschitz, Noga; Kemper, Nathan; Zuccarello, Mario; Breen, Joseph T; Pensak, Myles L; Samy, Ravi N (2020. )Early Experience With Telemedicine in Patients Undergoing Otologic/Neurotologic Procedures.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,41 (9 ),e1154-e1157

Shapiro, Scott B; Lipschitz, Noga; Kemper, Nathan; Zuccarello, Mario; Breen, Joseph T; Pensak, Myles L; Samy, Ravi N (2020. )Early Experience With Telemedicine in Patients Undergoing Otologic/Neurotologic Procedures.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,

Poff, Charles B; Lipschitz, Noga; Kohlberg, Gavriel D; Breen, Joseph T; Samy, Ravi N (2020. )Hemifacial Spasm as a Rare Clinical Presentation of Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension: Case Report and Literature Review.The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology, ,129 (8 ),829-832

Breen, Joseph T; Sweeney, Alex D; Vrabec, Jeffrey T (2020. )The Potential for Preserved Cochleovestibular Function in the Setting of Prolonged Pneumolabyrinth.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,41 (7 ),929-933

Raghavan, Arun M; Lipschitz, Noga; Breen, Joseph T; Samy, Ravi N; Kohlberg, Gavriel D (2020. )Visual Speech Recognition: Improving Speech Perception in Noise through Artificial Intelligence.Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,194599820924331

Post Graduate Training and Education

2014-2016 Neurotology Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine - Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, ,Houston, TX

2009-2014 Residency in Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Mayo Clinic, ,Rochester, MN

Contact Information

Academic - Medical Science Building
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-558-7024
Fax: 513-558-5203