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Head & Neck Oncology

Physicians and Staff

The Head & Neck Oncology Program team specializes in treating and caring for patients with larynx, oral, jaw, and salivary gland cancers.The multidisciplinary team includes:


Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

Scott E. Strome, M.D.
Professor and Chairman, Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Chief, Otorhinolaryngology
Special Interests: Thyroid, Salivary Gland and Laryngeal Malignancies; Head and Neck Microvascular Reconstruction; Melanoma
Certification: Otolaryngology
410-328-6866/appointments
410-328-5828/academic office


David Eisenman, M.D.
Associate Professor of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Director of Otology and Neurotology Program
Special Interests: Otology; Neurotology; Skull Base Surgery; Hearing Loss; Balance and Vestibular Disorders; Facial Nerve Paralysis; Chronic Ear Infections; Acoustic Neuroma; Otosclerosis, Eardrum Perforation; Cholesteatoma; Ear and Temporal Bone Trauma; Bell's Palsy; Meniere's Disease; Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo; Cochlear Implants
Certification: Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Neurotology
410-328-6866/appointments
410-328-5828/academic office


Rodney J. Taylor, M.D., M.S.P.H.
Associate Professor of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Co-Director, General Otorhinolaryngology
Special Interests: General Otolaryngology; Head and Neck Surgery; Sinus Surgery (Rhinology); Sleep Surgery; Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery
Certifications: Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
410-328-6866/appointments
410-328-6866/academic office


Jeffrey S. Wolf, M.D.
Associate Professor of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Co-Director, General Otorhinolaryngology
Special Interests: General Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Oncology
Certifications: Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
410-328-6866/appointments
410-328-6866/academic office



Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery

Robert Ord, D.D.S., M.D., F.A.C.S., F.R.C.S.
Chief and Professor, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Special Interests: Oral Cancer; Jaw Tumors; Salivary Gland Cancer; Benign and Malignant Neoplastic Diseases of the Head and Neck
Certification: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
410-706-6195/appointments
410-706-7060/academic office


Joshua Lubek, M.D., D.D.S., F.A.C.S.
Assistant Professor, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Fellowship Director, Maxillofacial Oncology/Microvascular Surgery

Special Interests: Head and Neck Surgery; Malignant and Benign Tumors; Salivary Gland Pathology; Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery; Maxillofacial Trauma Surgery; Transoral Robotic Surgery (TRS)
Certification: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
410-706-6195/appointments
410-706-7060/academic office



Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery:

Ronald P. Silverman, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery; Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery
Special Interests: Facial/Nasal Reconstruction; Skin Cancer; Abdominal Wall Reconstruction; Breast Surgery; Facial Cosmetic Surgery; Cosmetic Surgery and Body Contouring; Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Surgery
Certification: Plastic Surgery
410-328-2360/appointments
410-328-2360/academic office



Medical Oncology/Prevention:

cullenKevin J. Cullen, M.D.
Director, The University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center; Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Distinguished Professor of Oncology
Special Interests: Head and Neck Cancer, Chemotherapy Resistance
Certification: Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
410-328-7904/appointments
410-328-5506/academic office


Dan Zandberg, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Special Interests: Head and Neck Oncology; Gastrointestinal Cancer
Certification: Internal Medicine, Hematology, Medical Oncology
410-328-7904 / appointments
410-328-2565 / academic office



Radiation Oncology:

Young Kwok, M.D.Young Kwok, M.D.
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology
Special Interests: Central Nervous System, Genitourinary Oncology, Lymphoma
Medical Degree: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Residency: University of Maryland Medical Center
Certification: Radiation Oncology
410-328-6080 / academic office
410-328-9134 / appointments


William F. Regine, M.D.
Isadore and Fannie Schneider Foxman Chair and Professor of Radiation Oncology
Special Interests: Head and Neck Cancer, GI Oncology, Central Nervous System Cancers, Brain Tumor Treatment
Certification: Radiation Oncology
410-328-6236/appointments
410-328-2331/academic office


Mohan Suntha, M.D. Mohan Suntha, M.D.
Vice Chair, Radiation Oncology; Associate Director of The University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center for Multidisciplinary Care and Outreach; Professor of Radiation Oncology, Program in Oncology
Special Interests: Head and Neck Cancer, Thoracic Oncology, GI Oncology
Certification: Radiation Oncology
410-328-6236/appointments
410-328-2331/academic office



Pathology:

John C. Papadimitriou, M.D., Ph.D. John Papadimitriou, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Pathology
Special Interests: General Surgical Pathology, Transplant Pathology, Renal Pathology, Immunopathology, Electronmicroscopy
Certification: Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Immunopathology, Cytopathology
410-328-1341/academic office



Speech and Swallowing Pathologist:

Jaclyn Salvagno, M.A., CCC-SLP
Advanced Speech Language Pathologist
410-328-7725


Clinical Research Nurse/Program Coordinator:

Fleesie Hubbard-Coursey
Research Specialist
410-328-2473



Core Resources

Genetic Counseling:

Jessica Rispoli JoinesJessica Rispoli Joines, M.G.C., C.G.C.
Certified Genetic Counselor
410-328-2294


Clinical Nutrition Services

Mindy AthasMindy Athas, R.D., C.S.O., L.D.N.
Outpatient Dietitian, Nutritionist & Certified Oncology Specialist
410-328-5462


Jenny Ratta, R.D., L.D.N., C.N.S.D.
Senior Dietitian
410-328-5462


Psychosocial Services:

Mark J. Ehrenreich, M.D.Mark J. Ehrenreich, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Program Director, Consultation/Liaison
Medical Director, Medical Crisis Counseling Center

Special Interests: Psychotherapy; General Adult Psychiatry; Medical Crisis Counseling; Affective and Anxiety Disorders; Consultation Liaison Psychiatry; Psychiatric Care of the Medically Ill
Medical Degree: University of Maryland School of Medicine
Residency: University of Maryland Medical Center
Fellowship: University of Maryland Medical Center
Certification: Psychiatry; Geriatric Psychiatry
410-328-6553 / appointments
410-328-6091 / academic office


Catherine L Harrison-Restelli M.D.Catherine L Harrison-Restelli M.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Special Interests: Women's Mental Health, especially the care of the pregnant and postpartum woman; Psychiatric Care of patients with Serious Medical Illnesses (HIV, cancer, transplant); Delirium, Confusion and Agitation in Medically Hospitalized Patients; Psychiatric Care of Veteran's, Especially Female Veterans; Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Medical Degree: Joan and Sanford I. Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Residency: University of Maryland-Sheppard Pratt Hospital
Fellowship: University of Maryland Medical Center
Certification: Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners; Board Certified in Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
410-328-6553 / appointments
410-328-6091 / academic office


This page was last updated on: May 7, 2013.