Myles Pensak

Myles L Pensak , MD

Physician

Professor Emeritus Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery College of Medicine

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

Education

Bachelor of Arts: State University of New York at Binghamton Binghamton, New York, 1974 (History)

Medical Degree: New York Medical College New York, New York, 1978

Internship: State University of New York Upstate Medical Center Syracuse, New York, 1979 (Surgical Internship)

Resident Training: State University of New York Upstate Medical Center Syracuse, New York, 1980 (Surgery)

Residency: Yale University School of Medicine New Haven, CT, 1983 (Otolaryngology)

Fellowship: The Otolaryngology Group/The Ear Foundation Nashville, TN, 1984 (Otolaryngology and Neurotology)

Certifications

American Board of Otolaryngology (Neurotology) (Certification Date: 04-25-2004 ) - (Recertification Date: to 06-01-2014 )

American Board of Otolaryngology (Certification Date: 10-25-1983 )

Clinical Interests

Otolaryngology

Acoustic Neuroma (Vestibular Schwannoma)

Facial Paralysis

Glomus Tumors

Hearing Loss

Malignancies of the Temporal Bone

Meniere's Disease

Vertigo

Specialities

Otolaryngology Neurotology

Research and Practice Interests

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

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 More Information

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, , More Information

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 More Information

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

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 More Information

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

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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

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 More Information

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 More Information

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

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 More Information

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

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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

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, , More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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

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 More Information

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 More Information

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

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

Breen J.;Edwards C.;Cornelius R.;Hazenfield J.;Kohlberg G.;Samy R.;Pensak M. (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 More Information

Stevens S.M.;Dougherty H.;Wenstrup L.;Hammer T.;Cole T.;Redmann A.;Pensak M.L.;Samy R.N. (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 More Information

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 More Information

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

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

Stevens S.;Hock K.;Samy R.;Pensak M. (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 More Information

Stevens S.;Crane R.;Pensak M.;Samy R. (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 More Information

Tawfik K.O.;Stevens S.M.;Mihal D.;Costello M.S.;Cornelius R.S.;Samy R.N.;Pensak M.L. (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 More Information

Stevens S.;Crane R.;Pensak M.;Samy R. (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 More Information

Stevens S.;Crane R.;Pensak M.;Samy R. (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 More Information

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

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

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

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

Anaizi A.N.;Dinapoli V.V.;Pensak M.;Theodosopoulos P.V. (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 More Information

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

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 More Information

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

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

Pensak M.;Diaz R.;Hamid 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 ) , More Information

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Pensak M.;Doyle K. (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 More Information

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

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

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

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

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

Pensak M.L. (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 More Information

Pensak M.;Chung S. (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 More Information

Jean W.;Haverbusch M.;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 More Information

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 More Information

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

Pensak M.L. (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 More Information

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

Pensak M.L.;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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Pensak M.;Grosso J. (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 More Information

Lee K.;Goodrich I.;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 More Information

Pensak M.;Pillsbury H.;Angel M.;Ment L. (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 More Information

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

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 More Information

Kohlberg, Gavriel D; Lipschitz, Noga; Raghavan, Arun M; Breen, Joseph T; Pensak, Myles L; Zuccarello, Mario; Samy, Ravi N (2020. ) Middle Cranial Fossa Approach to Vestibular Schwannoma Resection in the Older Patient Population.Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology, , More Information

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, , More Information

Hasanbelliu, Aurel; Andaluz, Norberto; Di Somma, Alberto; Keller, Jeffrey T; Zimmer, Lee A; Samy, Ravi N; Pensak, Myles L; Zuccarello, Mario (2020. ) Extended Anterior Petrosectomy Through the Transcranial Middle Fossa Approach and Extended Endoscopic Transsphenoidal-Transclival Approach: Qualitative and Quantitative Anatomic Analysis.World neurosurgery, , 138 ,e405-e412 More Information

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