Myles Pensak, MD

Myles L Pensak, MD

H.B. Broidy Professor and Chair of Otolaryngology and Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs

Medical Sciences Building

6509

COM Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery - 0528

Medical Sciences Building Room 6212
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267

Education

Medical Degree, New York Medical College 1978

Residency, Yale - New Haven Hospital

Fellowship, The Ear Foundation

Research and Practice Interests

Otolaryngology, Ear, Nose & Throat, Hearing Disorders, Acoustic Neuromas, Balance Disorders, Cochlear Implants, Neurotology, Skull Base Surgery

UC Health Clinical Focus

Otolaryngology

UC Health Specialities

Otolaryngology Neurotology

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Sun, Gordon H; Shoman, Nael M; Theodosopoulos, Philip V; Kendler, Ady; Pensak, Myles L (2012. )Intravascular papillary endothelial hyperplasia of the internal auditory canal.The Laryngoscope, ,122 (1 ),212-5

Prager, Jeremy D; Perkins, Jonathan N; McFann, Kim; Myer, Charles M; Pensak, Myles L; Chan, Kenny H (2011. )Standardized letter of recommendation for pediatric fellowship selection.The Laryngoscope, ,

Shoman, Nael M; Patel, Biraj; Cornelius, Rebecca S; Samy, Ravi N; Pensak, Myles L (2011. )Contemporary angiographic assessment and clinical implications of the vein of labbé in neurotologic surgery.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,32 (6 ),1012-6

Pensak, Myles L (2011. )Change.Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery, ,

Sun, Gordon H; Shoman, Nael M; Samy, Ravi N; Pensak, Myles L (2011. )Analysis of carotid artery injury in patients with basilar skull fractures.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,32 (5 ),882-6

Theodosopoulos, Philip V; Pensak, Myles L (2011. )Contemporary management of acoustic neuromas.The Laryngoscope, ,121 (6 ),1133-7

Sun, Gordon H; Shoman, Nael M; Samy, Ravi N; Cornelius, Rebecca S; Koch, Bernadette L; Pensak, Myles L (2011. )Do contemporary temporal bone fracture classification systems reflect concurrent intracranial and cervical spine injuries?.The Laryngoscope, ,121 (5 ),929-32

Shoman, Nael M; Samy, Ravi N; Pensak, Myles L (2011. )Double-barrel stenting in infracochlear approach for drainage of petroux apex cholesterol granulomas.The Laryngoscope, ,121 (3 ),574-6

Prager, Jeremy D; Myer, Charles M; Hayes, Kay M; Myer, Charles M; Pensak, Myles L (2010. )Improving methods of resident selection.The Laryngoscope, ,120 (12 ),2391-8

Prager, Jeremy D; Myer, Charles M; Pensak, Myles L (2010. )Improving the letter of recommendation.Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,143 (3 ),327-30

Guthikonda, Bharat; Pensak, Myles L; Theodosopoulos, Philip V (2010. )Delayed facial palsy after the anterior petrosal approach: case report and review of the literature.Neurosurgery, ,66 (4 ),E845-6; discussion E

Sun, Gordon H; Leung, Randal; Samy, Ravi N; McAfee, Jacob S; Hearst, Matthew J; Savage, Christopher R; Choo, Daniel I; Pensak, Myles L (2010. )Analysis of hearing preservation after endolymphatic mastoid sac surgery for Meniere's disease.The Laryngoscope, ,120 (3 ),591-7

Samy, R N; Shoman, N M; Cornelius, R S; Pensak, M L (2010. )Radiologic comparison of density of mastoid obliteration vs. cortical bone and otic capsule.The Laryngoscope, ,120 Suppl 4 ,S219

Lucente, Frank E; Miller, Robert H; Pensak, Myles L; Crumley, Roger L; Johnson, Jonas T; Brookhouser, Patrick E; Blaugrund, Stanley M; Neel, H Bryan (2009. )Brief history of the Triological Society and The Laryngoscope.The Laryngoscope, ,119 (11 ),2079-82

Pensak, Myles L (2009. )Healthcare transformation: implications for implantation.Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery, ,17 (5 ),333

Pensak, Myles L; Kerr, Robert G; Leung, Randal; Keller, Jeffrey T (2009. )The enigmatic trigeminal caroticodural fold: an anatomic description and surgical relevance to anterior petrosectomy.The Laryngoscope, ,119 (6 ),1060-6

Kerr, Robert G; Hearst, Matthew J; Samy, Ravi N; van Loveren, Harry R; Tew, John M; Pensak, Myles L; Theodosopoulos, Philip V (2009. )Delayed extrusion of hydroxyapatite cement after transpetrosal reconstruction.Neurosurgery, ,64 (3 ),527-31; discussion 5

Hildebrand, Michael S; Tack, Dylan; Deluca, Adam; Hur, In Ae; Van Rybroek, Jana M; McMordie, Sarah J; Muilenburg, Ann; Hoskinson, David P; Van Camp, Guy; Pensak, Myles L; Storper, Ian S; Huygen, Patrick L M; Casavant, Thomas L; Smith, Richard J H (2009. )Mutation in the COCH gene is associated with superior semicircular canal dehiscence.American journal of medical genetics. Part A, ,149A (2 ),280-5

Lee, Lisa; Pensak, Myles L (2008. )Contemporary role of endolymphatic mastoid shunt surgery in the era of transtympanic perfusion strategies. The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology, ,117 (12 ),871-5

Pensak, Myles L (2008. )Innovation.Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery, ,16 (5 ),405

Hearst, Matthew J; Kadar, Aleem; Keller, Jeffrey T; Choo, Daniel I; Pensak, Myles L; Samy, Ravi N (2008. )Petrous carotid canal dehiscence: an anatomic and radiographic study.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,29 (7 ),1001-4

Froelich, Sebastien C; Abdel Aziz, Khaled M; Levine, Nicholas B; Pensak, Myles L; Theodosopoulos, Philip V; Keller, Jeffrey T (2008. )Exposure of the distal cervical segment of the internal carotid artery using the trans-spinosum corridor: cadaveric study of surgical anatomy.Neurosurgery, ,62 (5 Suppl 2 ),ONS354-61; discussio

Guthikonda, Bharat; Theodosopoulos, Philip V; van Loveren, Harry; Tew, John M; Pensak, Myles L (2008. )Evolution in the assessment and management of trigeminal schwannoma.The Laryngoscope, ,118 (2 ),195-203

Royer, Mark C; Pensak, Myles L (2007. )Cholesterol granulomas.Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery, ,15 (5 ),319-22

Samy, Ravi N; Krishnamoorthy, Kumaresh; Pensak, Myles L (2007. )Use of a novel ultrasonic surgical system for decompression of the facial nerve.The Laryngoscope, ,117 (5 ),872-5

Statham, Melissa McCarty; Pensak, Myles L (2006. )Who should be a stapes surgeon? An otologist or a generalist?.Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery, ,14 (5 ),319-22

Pensak, Myles L (2006. )Competency in the clinical venue.Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery, ,14 (5 ),297-8

Miller, Robert Sean; Pensak, Myles L (2006. )An anatomic and radiologic evaluation of access to the lateral internal auditory canal via the retrosigmoid approach and description of an internal labyrinthectomy.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,27 (5 ),697-704

Samy, Ravi N; Pensak, Myles L (2006. )Revision ossiculoplasty.Otolaryngologic clinics of North America, ,39 (4 ),699-712, vi

Sdano, Matthew T; Pensak, Myles L (2005. )Temporal bone encephaloceles. Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery, ,13 (5 ),287-9

Pensak, Myles L (2005. )Neurodiagnostics: the cost of elucidation. Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery, ,13 (5 ),271-2

Ryzenman, John M; Pensak, Myles L; Tew, John M (2005. )Facial paralysis and surgical rehabilitation: a quality of life analysis in a cohort of 1,595 patients after acoustic neuroma surgery. Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,26 (3 ),516-21; discussion 5

Andaluz, N; Pensak, M L; Zuccarello, M (2005. )Multiple, peripheral aneurysms of the anterior inferior cerebellar artery.Acta neurochirurgica, ,147 (4 ),419-22; discussion 4

Ryzenman, John Martin; Pensak, Myles L; Tew, John M (2005. )Headache: a quality of life analysis in a cohort of 1,657 patients undergoing acoustic neuroma surgery, results from the acoustic neuroma association.The Laryngoscope, ,115 (4 ),703-11

Darakchiev, Borimir J; Pensak, Myles L (2004. )Cerebrospinal fluid dynamics in skull base surgery. Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery, ,12 (5 ),404-7

Ryzenman, John M; Pensak, Myles L; Tew, John M (2004. )Patient perception of comorbid conditions after acoustic neuroma management: survey results from the acoustic neuroma association.The Laryngoscope, ,114 (5 ),814-20

Maheshwar, Arcot A; Kim, Eun-Young; Pensak, Myles L; Keller, Jeffrey T (2004. )Roof of the parapharyngeal space: defining its boundaries and clinical implications. The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology, ,113 (4 ),283-8

Miller, Robert Sean; Pensak, Myles L (2003. )The superior petrosal triangle as a constant anatomical landmark for subtemporal middle fossa orientation.The Laryngoscope, ,113 (8 ),1327-31

Choo, Daniel I; Steward, David L; Pensak, Myles L (2002. )Meningioma involving Meckel's cave: transpetrosal surgical anatomy and clinical considerations. The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology, ,111 (9 ),850-4

Pensak, Myles L (2002. )Commentary. Skull base : official journal of North American Skull Base Society ... [et al.], ,12 (3 ),173

Pensak, Myles L (2002. )Commentary. Skull base : official journal of North American Skull Base Society ... [et al.], ,12 (2 ),71

Gustafson, Mark; Pensak, Myles L (2002. )Commentary. Skull base : official journal of North American Skull Base Society ... [et al.], ,12 (2 ),58

Witiak, Debora G; Pensak, Myles L (2002. )Limitations to mobilizing the intrapetrous carotid artery. The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology, ,111 (4 ),343-8

Steward, David L; Pensak, Myles L (2002. )Transpetrosal surgery techniques. Otolaryngologic clinics of North America, ,35 (2 ),367-91

Sherman, Jonathan D; Dagnew, Elias; Pensak, Myles L; van Loveren, Harry R; Tew, John M (2002. )Facial nerve neuromas: report of 10 cases and review of the literature. Neurosurgery, ,50 (3 ),450-6

Shumrick, K A; Pensak, M L Early perioperative use of polytef suspension for the management of facial paralysis after extirpative skull base surgery. Archives of facial plastic surgery : official publication for the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Inc. and the International Federation of Facial Plastic Surgery Societies, ,2 (4 ),243-8

Steward, D L; Choo, D I; Pensak, M L (2000. )Selective indications for the management of extensive anterior epitympanic cholesteatoma via combined transmastoid/middle fossa approach.The Laryngoscope, ,110 (10 Pt 1 ),1660-6

Abdel Aziz, K M; Sanan, A; van Loveren, H R; Tew, J M; Keller, J T; Pensak, M L (2000. )Petroclival meningiomas: predictive parameters for transpetrosal approaches. Neurosurgery, ,47 (1 ),139-50; discussion 1

Ruhl, C M; Pensak, M L (1999. )Role of aerating mastoidectomy in noncholesteatomatous chronic otitis media.The Laryngoscope, ,109 (12 ),1924-7

Friedman, R A; Bykhovskaya, Y; Sue, C M; DiMauro, S; Bradley, R; Fallis-Cunningham, R; Paradies, N; Pensak, M L; Smith, R J; Groden, J; Li, X C; Fischel-Ghodsian, N (1999. )Maternally inherited nonsyndromic hearing loss. American journal of medical genetics, ,84 (4 ),369-72

Friedman, R A; Pensak, M L; Osterhaus, D; Tew, J M; van Loveren, H R (1999. )Trigeminal schwannomas: the role of the neurotologist in multidisciplinary management. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,120 (3 ),355-60

Pensak, M L; Friedman, R A (1998. )The role of endolymphatic mastoid shunt surgery in the managed care era. The American journal of otology, ,19 (3 ),337-40

Pensak, M L; Jackler, R K (1997. )Removal of jugular foramen tumors: the fallopian bridge technique. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,117 (6 ),586-91

Pensak, M L; Friedman, R A (1997. )Fallopian bridge technique in surgery for chronic ear disease. The Laryngoscope, ,107 (11 Pt 1 ),1451-6

Pensak, M L; Nestok, B R; Van Loveren, H; Shumrick, K A (1997. )Desmoplastic fibroma of the temporal bone. The American journal of otology, ,18 (5 ),627-31

Friedman, R A; Pensak, M L; Tauber, M; Tew, J M; van Loveren, H R (1997. )Anterior petrosectomy approach to infraclinoidal basilar artery aneurysms: the emerging role of the neuro-otologist in multidisciplinary management of basilar artery aneurysms. The Laryngoscope, ,107 (7 ),977-83

Abrams, M J; Pensak, M L; Buhrer, K (1997. )Perspectives on a state enacted hearing screening assessment program in the newborn population. The American journal of otology, ,18 (3 ),368-72

Pensak, M L; Gleich, L L; Gluckman, J L; Shumrick, K A (1996. )Temporal bone carcinoma: contemporary perspectives in the skull base surgical era. The Laryngoscope, ,106 (10 ),1234-7

Pensak, M L (1996. )Alford and Guilford: "A Comprehensive Study of Tumors of the Glomus Jugulare." (Laryngoscope. 1962;72:765-787). The Laryngoscope, ,106 (9 Pt 1 ),1063-6

Schwaber, M K; Pensak, M L; Reiber, M E (1995. )Transmastoid labyrinthectomy in older patients.The Laryngoscope, ,105 (11 ),1152-4

Sinha, P K; Keith, R W; Pensak, M L (1994. )Predictability of recovery from Bell's palsy using evoked electromyography. The American journal of otology, ,15 (6 ),769-71

Pensak, M L; Gluckman, J L; Shumrick, K A (1994. )Parapharyngeal space tumors: an algorithm for evaluation and management.The Laryngoscope, ,104 (9 ),1170-3

Pensak, M L; Van Loveren, H; Tew, J M; Keith, R W (1994. )Transpetrosal access to meningiomas juxtaposing the temporal bone.The Laryngoscope, ,104 (7 ),814-20

Cressman, W R; Pensak, M L (1994. )Surgical aspects of congenital aural atresia. Otolaryngologic clinics of North America, ,27 (3 ),621-33

Pensak, M L; Willging, J P; Keith, R W (1994. )Intraoperative facial nerve monitoring in chronic ear surgery: a resident training experience. The American journal of otology, ,15 (1 ),108-10

Silver, F M; Orobello, P W; Mangal, A; Pensak, M L (1993. )Asymptomatic osteomas of the middle ear. The American journal of otology, ,14 (2 ),189-90

Shott, S R; Pensak, M L (1992. )Perilymphatic fistula. Ear, nose, & throat journal, ,71 (11 ),568, 571-2

Brody, T; Pensak, M L (1991. )The fluoroquinolones. The American journal of otology, ,12 (6 ),477-9

Willging, J P; Pensak, M L (1991. )Temporal bone resection. Ear, nose, & throat journal, ,70 (9 ),612-7

Keith, R W; Pensak, M L (1991. )Central auditory function. Otolaryngologic clinics of North America, ,24 (2 ),371-9

Keith, R W; Pensak, M L; Katbamna, B (1991. )Prediction of bithermal caloric response from monothermal stimulation. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,104 (4 ),499-502

Silver, F M; Pensak, M L (1991. )Viral hepatitis. The American journal of otology, ,12 (2 ),150-5

Pensak, M L; Shumrick, K A; Gluckman, J L (1991. )Techniques of and reconstruction after temporal bone resection. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,104 (1 ),145

Pensak, M L; Tew, J M; Keith, R W; Vanloveren, H R (1991. )Management of the acoustic neuroma in an only hearing ear. Skull base surgery, ,1 (2 ),93-6

McDonald, J S; Pensak, M L; Phero, J C (1990. )Thoughts on the management of chronic facial, head, and neck pain. The American journal of otology, ,11 (5 ),378-82

McDonald, J S; Pensak, M L; Phero, J C (1990. )Differential diagnosis of chronic facial, head, and neck pain conditions. The American journal of otology, ,11 (4 ),299-303

Wiatrak, B J; Pensak, M L (1989. )Rhabdomyosarcoma of the ear and temporal bone.The Laryngoscope, ,99 (11 ),1188-92

Pensak, M L; Van Loveren, H; Tew, J M (1989. )The surgical anatomy and approaches to lesions of the lower basilar artery and vertebral artery union. The American journal of otology, ,10 (5 ),351-7

Pensak, M L; Keith, R W; Dignan, P S; Stowens, D W; Towbin, R B; Katbamna, B (1989. )Neuroaudiologic abnormalities in patients with type 1 neurofibromatosis.The Laryngoscope, ,99 (7 Pt 1 ),702-6

Jackson, C G; Gulya, A J; Knox, G W; Glasscock, M E; Pensak, M L; Poe, D S; Johnson, G D (1989. )A paraneoplastic syndrome associated with glomus tumors of the skull base? Early observations. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,100 (6 ),583-7

Schwaber, M K; Pensak, M L; Bartels, L J (1989. )The early signs and symptoms of neurotologic complications of chronic suppurative otitis media.The Laryngoscope, ,99 (4 ),373-5

Pensak, M L; Shumrick, K A (1988. )Contemporary surgical management of high cervical metastases: an anatomic approach.The Laryngoscope, ,98 (11 ),1268-70

Willis, R A; Pensak, M L (1988. )Local anesthetics. The American journal of otology, ,9 (5 ),434-7

Keith, R W; Garza-Holquin, Y; Smolak, L; Pensak, M L (1987. )Acoustic reflex dynamics and auditory brain stem responses in multiple sclerosis. The American journal of otology, ,8 (5 ),406-13

Gulya, A J; Glasscock, M E; Pensak, M L (1987. )Neural choristoma of the middle ear. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,97 (1 ),52-6

Ball, J B; Pensak, M L (1987. )Fundamentals of magnetic resonance imaging. The American journal of otology, ,8 (1 ),81-5

Seiden, A M; Pensak, M L (1986. )Postoperative deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism: diagnosis, management, and prevention. The American journal of otology, ,7 (5 ),377-83

Gulya, A J; Glasscock, M E; Pensak, M L (1986. )Primary adenocarcinoma of the temporal bone with posterior fossa extension: case report. The Laryngoscope, ,96 (6 ),675-7

Pensak, M L (1986. )Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). The American journal of otology, ,7 (3 ),229-31

Pensak, M L; Jackson, C G; Glasscock, M E; Gulya, A J (1986. )Perioperative evaluation and care of patients with lesions involving the skull base. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,94 (4 ),497-503

Berelowitz, M; Pensak, M L (1986. )Diabetes mellitus: current concepts. The American journal of otology, ,7 (2 ),157-8

Pensak, M L; Jackson, C G; Glasscock, M E; Gulya, A J (1986. )Facial reanimation with the VII-XII anastomosis: analysis of the functional and psychologic results. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,94 (3 ),305-10

Gulya, A J; Glasscock, M E; Jackson, C G; Pensak, M L; Harris, P F; Bond, A (1986. )Skull-base surgery: operative refinements. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,94 (3 ),315-21

Pensak, M L; Glasscock, M E; Gulya, A J; Hays, J W; Smith, H P; Dickens, J R (1986. )Cerebellopontine angle lipomas. Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery, ,112 (1 ),99-101

Pensak, M L; Waner, M (1985. )Hypertension. The American journal of otology, ,6 (6 ),514-7

Pensak, M L; Glasscock, M E; Josey, A F; Jackson, C G; Gulya, A J (1985. )Sudden hearing loss and cerebellopontine angle tumors. The Laryngoscope, ,95 (10 ),1188-93

Pensak, M L; Seiden, A M (1985. )Surgery and the patient with heart disease. The American journal of otology, ,6 (5 ),428-32

Glasscock, M E; Pensak, M L; Gulya, A J; Baker, D C (1985. )Lyme disease. A cause of bilateral facial paralysis. Archives of otolaryngology (Chicago, Ill. : 1960), ,111 (1 ),47-9

Glasscock, M E; Gulya, A J; Pensak, M L; Black, J N (1984. )Medical and surgical management of Meniere's disease. The American journal of otology, ,5 (6 ),536-42

Glasscock, M E; Gulya, A J; Pensak, M L (1984. )Surgery of the posterior fossa. Otolaryngologic clinics of North America, ,17 (3 ),483-97

Pensak, M L; Yanagisawa, E (1984. )Tympanic membrane photography: historical perspective. The American journal of otology, ,5 (4 ),324-32

Yanagisawa, E; Hausfeld, J N; Pensak, M L Sudden airway obstruction due to pedunculated laryngeal polyps. The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology, ,92 (4 Pt 1 ),340-3

Angel, M F; Stewart, A; Pensak, M L; Pillsbury, H R; Sasaki, C T Mechanisms of hypercalcemia in patients with head and neck cancer. Head & neck surgery, ,5 (2 ),125-9

Pensak, M L; Casuccio, J R; Lesnick, T H; Sasaki, C T Facial paralysis resulting from parotid branchial cyst. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,90 (5 ),676-8

Golub, Justin S; Weber, Jon D; Leach, James L; Pottschmidt, Natalie R; Zuccarello, Mario; Pensak, Myles L; Samy, Ravi N (2015. )Feasibility of the Ultrasonic Bone Aspirator in Retrosigmoid Vestibular Schwannoma Removal.Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,

Weber, Jon D; Samy, Ravi N; Nahata, Amit; Zuccarello, Mario; Pensak, Myles L; Golub, Justin S (2015. )Reduction of bone dust with ultrasonic bone aspiration: implications for retrosigmoid vestibular schwannoma removal.Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, ,152 (6 ),1102-7

Schutt, Christopher A; Neubauer, Paul; Samy, Ravi N; Pensak, Myles L; Kuhn, Jeffery J; Herschovitch, Meir; Kveton, John F (2015. )The correlation between obesity, obstructive sleep apnea, and superior semicircular canal dehiscence: a new explanation for an increasingly common problem.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, ,36 (3 ),551-4

Anaizi, Amjad N; Gantwerker, Eric A; Pensak, Myles L; Theodosopoulos, Philip V (2014. )Facial nerve preservation surgery for koos grade 3 and 4 vestibular schwannomas.Neurosurgery, ,75 (6 ),671-5; discussion 67

Myer, Charles M; Willging, Jay P; Choo, Daniel I; Pensak, Myles L (2014. )Duty bound.The Laryngoscope, ,124 (7 ),1507-8

Son, Hwa J; Karkas, Alexandre; Buchanan, Patrick; Giurintano, Jonathan P; Theodosopoulos, Philip; Pensak, Myles L; Samy, Ravi N (2014. )Spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid effusion of the temporal bone: repair, audiological outcomes, and obesity.The Laryngoscope, ,124 (5 ),1204-8

Shoman, Neal; Donaldson, Angela M; Ksiazek, Jeffrey; Pensak, Myles L; Zimmer, Lee A (2013. )First stage in predicative measure for transnasal transsphenoidal approach to petrous apex cholesterol granuloma.The Laryngoscope, ,123 (3 ),581-3

Breen J.; Kohlberg G.; Lipschitz N.; Pensak M.; Raghavan A.; Samy R.; Zuccarello M. (02-01-2020. )Is Longer Surgery More Dangerous? Operative Duration Not Associated with Complications after Vestibu.Otology and Neurotology, ,41 (2 ),e268-e272

Andaluz N.; Breen J.; Dinapoli V.; Kohlberg G.; Lipschitz N.; Pensak M.; Samy R.; Tawfik K.; Walters Z.; Zuccarello M. (12-01-2019. )Obesity Is Not Associated with Postoperative Complications after Vestibular Schwannoma Surgery in a .Otology and Neurotology, ,40 (10 ),1373-1377

Breen J.; Cornelius R.; Edwards C.; Hazenfield J.; Kohlberg G.; Pensak M.; Samy R. (09-01-2019. )Utility of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Differentiating Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak from Middle Ear Ef.Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (United States), ,161 (3 ),493-498

Cole T.; Dougherty H.; Hammer T.; Pensak M.; Redmann A.; Samy R.; Stevens S.; Wenstrup L. (03-01-2019. )Is Hard Failure Still a Common Indication for Revision Surgery in Adult Cochlear Implant Recipients?.Otology and Neurotology, ,40 (3 ),321-327

Andaluz N.; Breen J.; Dinapoli V.; Kohlberg G.; Lipschitz N.; Pensak M.; Samy R.; Tawfik K.; Walters Z.; Zuccarello M. (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

Andaluz N.; DiNapoli V.; Golub J.; Gozal Y.; Kosty J.; Patel S.; Pensak M.; Samy R.; Stevens S.; Zuccarello M. (01-01-2019. )Middle fossa approach for resection of vestibular schwannomas: A decade of experience.Operative Neurosurgery, ,16 (2 ),147-158

Andaluz N.; Breen J.; Dinapoli V.; Kohlberg G.; Lipschitz N.; Pensak M.; Samy R.; Tawfik K.; Walters Z.; Zuccarello M. (01-01-2019. )Application of Ultrasonic Bone Aspirator for Decompression of the Internal Auditory Canal via the Mi.Otology and Neurotology, ,40 (1 ),114-120

Hock K.; Pensak M.; Samy R.; Stevens S. (09-01-2018. )Are Patients with Spontaneous CSF Otorrhea and Superior Canal Dehiscence Congenitally Predisposed to.Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (United States), ,159 (3 ),543-552

Crane R.; Pensak M.; Samy R.; Stevens S. (09-01-2017. )Response to “Middle Ear Obliteration with Blind-Sac Closure of the External Auditory Canal for Spont.Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (United States), ,157 (3 ),536-537

Cornelius R.; Costello M.; Mihal D.; Pensak M.; Samy R.; Stevens S.; Tawfik K. (08-01-2017. )Radiographic Evidence of Occult Intracranial Hypertension in Patients with Ménière’s Disease.Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (United States), ,157 (2 ),260-268

Crane R.; Pensak M.; Samy R.; Stevens S. (05-01-2017. )Analysis of Audiometric Outcomes following Combined Middle Cranial Fossa/Transmastoid Approaches for.Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (United States), ,156 (5 ),924-932

Crane R.; Pensak M.; Samy R.; Stevens S. (03-01-2017. )Middle Ear Obliteration with Blind-Sac Closure of the External Auditory Canal for Spontaneous CSF Ot.Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (United States), ,156 (3 ),534-542

Golub J.; Pensak M.; Poon C.; Samy R.; Stevens S. (03-01-2017. )Pilot Study Evaluating the Impact of Otology Surgery Videos on Otolaryngology Resident Education.Otology and Neurotology, ,38 (3 ),423-428

Manning A.; Pensak M.; Samy R.; Stevens S. (01-01-2017. )Long-term symptom-specific outcomes for patients with petrous apex cholesterol granulomas: Surgery v.Otology and Neurotology, ,38 (2 ),253-259

Pensak M.; Samy R.; Shoman N. (08-01-2016. )Contemporary neuroradiographic assessment of the cochleo-carotid partition.ORL, ,78 (4 ),193-198

Andaluz N.; Di Somma A.; Hasanbelliu A.; Keller J.; Pensak M.; Samy R.; Zimmer L.; Zuccarello M. (08-01-2016. )220?Expanded Anterior Petrosectomy Through the Transcranial Middle Fossa and Extended Endoscopic Tra.Neurosurgery, ,63 ,186

Anaizi A.; Dinapoli V.; Pensak M.; Theodosopoulos P. (06-01-2016. )Small Vestibular Schwannomas: Does Surgery Remain a Viable Treatment Option?.Journal of Neurological Surgery, Part B: Skull Base, ,77 (3 ),212-218

Pensak M.; Samy R.; Shoman N. (03-01-2016. )Radiographic assessment and surgical implications of arcuate eminence pneumatization.ORL, ,78 (1 ),9-15

Altman A.; Golub J.; Pensak M.; Samy R. (11-01-2015. )Bilateral Facial Palsy following Ipilimumab Infusion for Melanoma.Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (United States), ,153 (5 ),894-895

Pensak M. (01-01-2015. )Historical classics: Editorial.Laryngoscope, ,125 (9 ),2002

Chan K.; McFann K.; Myer C.; Pensak M.; Perkins J.; Prager J. (01-01-2012. )Standardized letter of recommendation for pediatric fellowship selection.Laryngoscope, ,122 (2 ),415-424

Diaz R.; Hamid M.; Pensak M. (10-01-2010. )Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery: Editorial introductions.Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, ,18 (5 ),

Hayes K.; Myer C.; Myer IV C.; Pensak M.; Prager J. (10-01-2010. )Improving methods of resident selection.Laryngoscope, ,120 (SUPPL. 3 ),

Pensak M.; Samy R.; Tew J. (04-25-2010. )Commentary .Neurologia Medico-Chirurgica, ,50 (4 ),304-305

Diaz R.; Pensak M. (10-01-2009. )Editorial introductions.Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, ,17 (5 ),

Doyle K.; Pensak M. (10-01-2007. )Editorial introductions.Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, ,15 (5 ),

Doyle K.; Pensak M. (10-01-2006. )Editorial introductions.Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, ,14 (5 ),

Krishnamoorthy K.; Pensak M.; Samy R. (10-01-2006. )Delayed extrusion of hydroxyapatite after transpetrosal reconstruction.Laryngoscope, ,116 (10 ),1817-1819

Miller R.; Pensak M.; Tami T. (10-01-2006. )Spontaneous intracranial hypotension mimicking Menière's disease.Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, ,135 (4 ),655-656

Chung S.; Pensak M. (12-01-2005. )Tumors of the Temporal Bone.Neurotology, ,1028-1036

Doyle K.; Pensak M. (10-01-2004. )Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery: Editorial introductions .Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, ,12 (5 ),

Pensak M. (01-01-2004. )Obesity epidemic.Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, ,12 (5 ),373

Pensak M. (10-01-2003. )Fenestra nov-ovalis revisited.Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, ,11 (5 ),315

Pensak M. (10-01-2002. )Conservative trends in facial neuroma management.Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, ,10 (5 ),371-372

Pensak M. (08-01-2002. )Commentary.Skull Base, ,12 (3 ),173

Pensak M. (07-23-2002. )Preface: Contemporary neurotology.Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America, ,35 (2 ),

Gustafson M.; Pensak M. (07-22-2002. )Commentary .Skull Base, ,12 (2 ),58

Pensak M. (01-01-2002. )Commentary .Skull Base, ,12 (2 ),

Pensak M. (10-09-2001. )Need for nurses.Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, ,9 (5 ),271

Chung S.; Pensak M. (10-09-2001. )Role of cytoreductive surgery and postoperative radiation therapy in managing benign skull base tumo.Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, ,9 (5 ),305-308

Haverbusch M.; Jean W.; Pensak M.; Van Loveren H. (01-01-2001. )Giant cell tumor of the petrous temporal bone: a case presentation and literature review .Skull Base, ,11 (SUPPL. 1 ),23

Gustafson L.; Pensak M. (12-01-2000. )Inner ear perfusion therapy: An update.Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, ,8 (5 ),398-402

Pensak M. (12-01-1999. )A neurotologic perspective on basilar artery aneurysms.Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, ,7 (5 ),254-256

Cunningham R.; Miller G.; Pensak M. (12-01-1999. )Current status of infant hearing screening program.Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, ,7 (5 ),251-253

Pensak M. (11-10-1998. )Current diagnostics and surgical techniques: Brainstem and non-axial cavernous malformations.Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, ,6 (5 ),321-324

Pensak M.; Toohill R. (01-01-1998. )Middle Section Meeting; Wyndham Milwaukee Center Hotel, Milwaukee, WI; January 22-24, 1999.Laryngoscope, ,108 (11 ),1752-1755

Pensak M.; Rizk N. (01-01-1997. )Current surgical techniques. Surgical anatomy and approaches to tumors of Dorello's canal .Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, ,5 (5 ),298-301

Bagger-Sjoback D.; Blakley B.; Goebel J.; Pensak M.; Shea J. (01-01-1997. )Clinical forum: A review of intratympanic therapy: Invited comments .American Journal of Otology, ,18 (4 ),527-531

Keller J.; Liu S.; Pensak M.; Van Loveren H. (06-01-1996. )Anatomy of the jugular foramen: The neurosurgical perspective.Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, ,7 (2 ),90-94

Gleich L.; Gluckman J.; Pensak M.; Shumrick K. (01-01-1996. )Temporal bone carcinoma: Contemporary perspectives in the skull base surgical era.Laryngoscope, ,106 (10 ),1234-1237

Kveton J.; Pensak M. (01-01-1995. )Modified Radical Mastoidectomy: Problems and Pitfalls.Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, ,112 (5 ),P88

El-Kalliny M.; Keller J.; Miller C.; Pensak M.; Tew J.; Van Loveren H. (01-01-1993. )Transpetrosal approach: Surgical anatomy and technique.Neurosurgery, ,33 (3 ),461-469

Grosso J.; Pensak M. (01-01-1992. )Complications in tympanoplasty.Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, ,3 (4 ),279-284

Pensak M. (10-01-1991. )Skull base surgery issues. Ear, Nose and Throat Journal, ,70 (10 ),673-674

Grosso J.; Pensak M. (01-01-1991. )Surgical anatomy of the endolymphatic sac, internal auditory canal, and cerebellopontine angle.Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, ,2 (1 ),3-6

Goodrich I.; Lee K.; Pensak M. (01-01-1984. )Pituitary surgery: Current status, including transsphenoidal surgery.American Journal of Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Medicine and Surgery, ,5 (2 ),138-150

Angel M.; Ment L.; Pensak M.; Pillsbury H. (01-01-1982. )Basilar artery migraine in children .Ear, Nose and Throat Journal, ,61 (4 ),190-192

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

Costello, Mark S; Golub, Justin S; Barrord, John V; Pater, Luke; Pensak, Myles L; Samy, Ravi N (2016. )Cochlear implantation after radiation therapy for acoustic neuroma. Journal of radiosurgery and SBRT, ,4 (1 ),69-74

Post Graduate Training and Education

1978-1979 Intership, Surgical Internship, State University of New York Upstate Medical Center, ,Syracuse, NY

1979-1980 Resident Training, Surgery, State University of New York Upsate Medical Center, ,Syracuse, NY

1980-1983 Resident Training, Otolaryngology, Yale University School of Medicine, Yale New Haven Hospital, ,New Haven, CT

1983-1984 Fellowship Training, Otology & Neurotology, The Otology Group, P.C./The Ear Foundation, ,Nashville, TN

Contact Information

Academic - Medical Sciences Building Room 6212
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-558-4152
Fax: 513-558-3231
myles.pensak@uc.edu