Edward J. Damrose, MD, FACS

Otolaryngologist

Surgical oncologist, Head and neck surgeon, Head and neck specialist, Laryngologist

Head and Neck Cancer Program

  • 900 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6000
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Amyloid Center

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-725-6186
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Voice and Swallowing Center

  • 801 Welch Road
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-5281
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Professional Education

Fellowship: UCLA Medical Center (2003) CA

Residency: UCLA Medical Center (2001) CA

BS, Yale University, Biology (1991)

MD, UCLA, Medicine (1995)

Board Certification: Otolaryngology, American Board of Otolaryngology (2002)

Residency: UCLA Medical Center (1997) CA

Medical Education: UCLA School Of Medicine (1995) CA

Honors & Awards

Award of Appreciation, International Association of Laryngectomees (2014)

Top Ten Doctors, Vitals.com (2012)

Compassionate Doctor Recognition, Vitals.com (2011-2013)

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award, Vitals.com (2012)

Denise M. O'Leary Award for Excellence, Stanford Hospital and Clinics Board of Directors (September 10, 2012)

Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors, Inc. Boston, MA (2009)

Patients' Choice Award, Vitals.com (2008-2010)

Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors, Inc. Boston, MA (2008)

Stanford Biodesign Teaching Recognition Award, Stanford University (2004)

Physician of the Year - Nominee, UCLA (1996)

Medical Thesis Recognition Award, UCLA (1995)

Forest and Rachel Linden Scholarship, UCLA (1994)

Dale E. Wilson Scholarship, UCLA (1994)

Cum Laude, Yale University (1991)

Francis G. Fabian, Jr. Scholarship, Yale University (1987 - 1991)

Administrative Appointments

Vice Chief of Staff, Stanford Health Care, 2014

Member, Stanford Collaborative on Clinical Excellence, 2003

Senator at Large, Stanford School of Medicine Faculty Senate, 2012

Clinic Chief, Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, 2004

Consultant, Stanford Sports Medicine Program, 2003

Chief, Division of Laryngology, 2003

Director, Stanford Center for Voice and Swallowing Disorders, 2003

Co-Director, Managing the TEP Patient: A Practical Workshop, 2005

Chair, Quality Assurance Committee, Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, 2003

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Hospital & Clinics patient, you have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

The Hybrid Tracheoesophageal Puncture Procedure: Indications and Outcomes.
Damrose, E. J., Cho, D. Y., & Goode, R. L. (2014). The Hybrid Tracheoesophageal Puncture Procedure: Indications and Outcomes. The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology.

Does exposure to laser plume place the surgeon at high risk for acquiring clinical human papillomavirus infection?
Manson, L. T., & Damrose, E. J. (2013). Does exposure to laser plume place the surgeon at high risk for acquiring clinical human papillomavirus infection?. Laryngoscope, 123(6), 1319-1320.

A meta-analysis of voice outcome comparing calcium hydroxylapatite injection laryngoplasty to silicone thyroplasty.
Shen, T., Damrose, E. J., & Morzaria, S. (2013). A meta-analysis of voice outcome comparing calcium hydroxylapatite injection laryngoplasty to silicone thyroplasty. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 148(2), 197-208.

A Comparison of the VHI, VHI-10, and V-RQOL for Measuring the Effect of Botox Therapy in Adductor Spasmodic Dysphonia
Morzaria, S., & Damrose, E. J. (2012). A Comparison of the VHI, VHI-10, and V-RQOL for Measuring the Effect of Botox Therapy in Adductor Spasmodic Dysphonia. JOURNAL OF VOICE, 26(3), 378-380.

A method of securing the Xomed endotracheal tube for accurate monitoring of the recurrent laryngeal nerve
Nekhendzy, V., Lopez, J. R., & Damrose, E. J. (2012). A method of securing the Xomed endotracheal tube for accurate monitoring of the recurrent laryngeal nerve. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ANESTHESIA, 24(3), 259-260.

More Than a Frog in the Throat A Case Series and Review of Localized Laryngeal Amyloidosis
Stevenson, R., Witteles, R., Damrose, E., Arai, S., Lafayette, R. A., & Liedtke, M. (2012). More Than a Frog in the Throat A Case Series and Review of Localized Laryngeal Amyloidosis. ARCHIVES OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY-HEAD & NECK SURGERY, 138(5), 509-511.

Suture laterofixation of the vocal fold for bilateral vocal fold immobility
Damrose, E. J. (2011). Suture laterofixation of the vocal fold for bilateral vocal fold immobility. CURRENT OPINION IN OTOLARYNGOLOGY & HEAD AND NECK SURGERY, 19(6), 416-421.

Management of intraoral needle migration into the posterior cervical space
Ho, A. S., Morzaria, S., & Damrose, E. J. (2011). Management of intraoral needle migration into the posterior cervical space. AURIS NASUS LARYNX, 38(6), 747-749.

Real-Time Motion Correction for High-Resolution Larynx Imaging
Barral, J. K., Santos, J. M., Damrose, E. J., Fischbein, N. J., & Nishimura, D. G. (2011). Real-Time Motion Correction for High-Resolution Larynx Imaging. MAGNETIC RESONANCE IN MEDICINE, 66(1), 174-179.

The point-touch technique for botulinum toxin injection in adductor spasmodic dysphonia: quality of life assessment
Morzaria, S., & Damrose, E. J. (2011). The point-touch technique for botulinum toxin injection in adductor spasmodic dysphonia: quality of life assessment. JOURNAL OF LARYNGOLOGY AND OTOLOGY, 125(7), 714-718.

Primary cervical tracheal monophasic synovial sarcoma confirmed by SYT-SSX gene rearrangement
Corrales, C. E., Berry, G., & Damrose, E. J. (2011). Primary cervical tracheal monophasic synovial sarcoma confirmed by SYT-SSX gene rearrangement. JOURNAL OF LARYNGOLOGY AND OTOLOGY, 125(6), 651-654.

Carbon Dioxide Laser-Assisted Endoscopic Cricopharyngeal Myotomy With Primary Mucosal Closure
Ho, A. S., Morzaria, S., & Damrose, E. J. (2011). Carbon Dioxide Laser-Assisted Endoscopic Cricopharyngeal Myotomy With Primary Mucosal Closure. ANNALS OF OTOLOGY RHINOLOGY AND LARYNGOLOGY, 120(1), 33-39.

Suture laterofixation of the vocal fold for bilateral vocal fold immobility
Damrose EJ. (2011). Suture laterofixation of the vocal fold for bilateral vocal fold immobility. Curr Opinion Otol Head Neck Surg, 19(6).

Transoral Robotic Surgery (TORS): The Natural Evolution of Endoscopic Head and Neck Surgery KAPLAN ARTICLE REVIEWED
Kaplan, M. J., & Damrose, E. J. (2010). Transoral Robotic Surgery (TORS): The Natural Evolution of Endoscopic Head and Neck Surgery KAPLAN ARTICLE REVIEWED. ONCOLOGY-NEW YORK, 24(11), 1022-1030.

Percutaneous Injection Laryngoplasty in the Management of Acute Vocal Fold Paralysis
Damrose, E. J. (2010). Percutaneous Injection Laryngoplasty in the Management of Acute Vocal Fold Paralysis. LARYNGOSCOPE, 120(8), 1582-1590.

Complications of esophagoscopy in an academic training program
Tsao, G. J., & Damrose, E. J. (2010). Complications of esophagoscopy in an academic training program. OTOLARYNGOLOGY-HEAD AND NECK SURGERY, 142(4), 500-504.

Surgical Rehabilitation of Voice and Swallowing After Jugular Foramen Surgery
Oestreicher-Kedem, Y., Agrawal, S., Jackler, R. K., & Damrose, E. J. (2010). Surgical Rehabilitation of Voice and Swallowing After Jugular Foramen Surgery. ANNALS OF OTOLOGY RHINOLOGY AND LARYNGOLOGY, 119(3), 192-198.

Type 2 sulcus vocalis: sulcus vergeture.
Damrose, E. J. (2010). Type 2 sulcus vocalis: sulcus vergeture. Ear, nose, & throat journal, 89(1), E27-?.

Endoscopic resection of low grade, subglottic chondrosarcoma
Oestreicher-Kedem, Y., Dray, T. G., & Damrose, E. J. (2009). Endoscopic resection of low grade, subglottic chondrosarcoma. JOURNAL OF LARYNGOLOGY AND OTOLOGY, 123(12), 1364-1366.

A simple method to alleviate aspiration in the near-total laryngectomy patient
Damrose, E. J. (2009). A simple method to alleviate aspiration in the near-total laryngectomy patient. EUROPEAN ARCHIVES OF OTO-RHINO-LARYNGOLOGY, 266(5), 759-761.

Quantifying the impact of androgen therapy on the female larynx
Damrose, E. J. (2009). Quantifying the impact of androgen therapy on the female larynx. AURIS NASUS LARYNX, 36(1), 110-112.

Delayed tracheal rupture following thyroidectomy
Damrose, E. J., & Damrose, J. F. (2009). Delayed tracheal rupture following thyroidectomy. AURIS NASUS LARYNX, 36(1), 113-115.

Radiographic properties of injected calcium hydroxylapatite: potential false positive findings on positron emission tomography
Damrose, E. J. (2008). Radiographic properties of injected calcium hydroxylapatite: potential false positive findings on positron emission tomography. JOURNAL OF LARYNGOLOGY AND OTOLOGY, 122(12), 1394-1396.

Botulinum toxin as adjunctive therapy in refractory laryngeal granuloma
Damrose, E. J., & Damrose, J. F. (2008). Botulinum toxin as adjunctive therapy in refractory laryngeal granuloma. JOURNAL OF LARYNGOLOGY AND OTOLOGY, 122(8), 824-828.

Infectious granulomatous laryngitis: a retrospective study of 24 cases
Silva, L., Damrose, E., Bairao, F., Nina, M. Ld., Junior, J. C., & Costa, H. O. (2008). Infectious granulomatous laryngitis: a retrospective study of 24 cases. EUROPEAN ARCHIVES OF OTO-RHINO-LARYNGOLOGY, 265(6), 675-680.

Reliability of the perceptual evaluation of adductor spasmodic dysphonia
Chhetri, D. K., Merati, A. L., Blumin, J. H., Sulica, L., Damrose, E. J., & Tsai, V. W. (2008). Reliability of the perceptual evaluation of adductor spasmodic dysphonia. ANNALS OF OTOLOGY RHINOLOGY AND LARYNGOLOGY, 117(3), 159-165.

On the development of idiopathic subglottic stenosis
Damrose, E. J. (2008). On the development of idiopathic subglottic stenosis. MEDICAL HYPOTHESES, 71(1), 122-125.

Techniques in Laryngeal Imaging - The State of the Art and Beyond
Damrose EJ. (2008). Techniques in Laryngeal Imaging - The State of the Art and Beyond. US Radiology, 1(1).

Functional analysis of voice using simultaneous high-speed imaging and acoustic recordings
Yan, Y., Damrose, E., & Bless, D. (2007). Functional analysis of voice using simultaneous high-speed imaging and acoustic recordings. JOURNAL OF VOICE, 21(5), 604-616.

Endocrine Disorders of the Larynx.
Edward J. Damrose, & Mai Thy Truong. (2007). Endocrine Disorders of the Larynx. The Larynx. 3rd Edition. San Diego: Plural Publishing..

Distribution of class I and II human leukocyte antigens in the larynx
Wang, E. C., Damrose, E. J., Mendelsohn, A. H., Nelson, S. D., Shintaku, I. P., & Blackwell, K. E. (2006). Distribution of class I and II human leukocyte antigens in the larynx. OTOLARYNGOLOGY-HEAD AND NECK SURGERY, 134(2), 280-287.

Endocrine Disorders of the Larynx.
Edward J. Damrose, & Mai Thy Truong. (2006). Endocrine Disorders of the Larynx. Textbook of Laryngology. San Diego: Plural Publishing..

Reinnervation of the paralyzed vocal fold.
Damrose, E. J., & Berke, G. S. (2005). Reinnervation of the paralyzed vocal fold. Ear, nose, & throat journal, 84(7), 400-?.

Reinnervation of the paralyzed vocal fold
Damrose EJ, & Berke GS. (2005). Reinnervation of the paralyzed vocal fold. Ear Nose Throat Journal, 84(7).

Rehabilitation of lower cranial nerve palsies
Damrose EJ, Clumeck HV, & Kaplan MJ. (2005). Rehabilitation of lower cranial nerve palsies. Neurotology (Jackler RK, Brackman DE, Eds.). 2nd Edition..

Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the submandibular gland: A 35-year review
Cohen, A. N., Damrose, E. J., Huang, R. Y., Nelson, S. D., Blackwell, K. E., & Calcaterra, T. C. (2004). Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the submandibular gland: A 35-year review. OTOLARYNGOLOGY-HEAD AND NECK SURGERY, 131(6), 994-1000.

Nasal and Sinus Pathology
Damrose EJ, & Shapiro NL. (2004). Nasal and Sinus Pathology. Handbook of Plastic Surgery (Greer SE, et al. Eds..

Advances in the management of glottic insufficiency.
Damrose, E. J., & Berke, G. S. (2003). Advances in the management of glottic insufficiency. Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery, 11(6), 480-484.

Surgical anatomy of the recurrent laryngeal nerve: Implications for laryngeal reinnervation
Damrose, E. J., Huang, R. Y., Ye, M., Berke, G. S., & Sercarz, J. A. (2003). Surgical anatomy of the recurrent laryngeal nerve: Implications for laryngeal reinnervation. ANNALS OF OTOLOGY RHINOLOGY AND LARYNGOLOGY, 112(5), 434-438.

Kuttner tumor (chronic sclerosing sialadenitis)
Huang, C., Damrose, E., Bhuta, S., & Abemayor, E. (2002). Kuttner tumor (chronic sclerosing sialadenitis). AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY, 23(6), 394-397.

Response to the comments made by Yin et al.
Damrose, E. J., & Berke, G. S. (2002). Response to the comments made by Yin et al. The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology, 111(10), 956-?.

Lack of evoked laryngeal electromyography response in patients with a clinical diagnosis of vocal cord paralysis
Damrose, E. J., Huang, R. Y., Blumin, J. H., Blackwell, K. E., Sercarz, J. A., & Berke, G. S. (2001). Lack of evoked laryngeal electromyography response in patients with a clinical diagnosis of vocal cord paralysis. ANNALS OF OTOLOGY RHINOLOGY AND LARYNGOLOGY, 110(9), 815-819.

Radiology forum: quiz case 2. Diagnosis: petrous apicitis with secondary abducens nerve palsy.
Damrose, E. J., Petrus, L. V., & Ishiyama, A. (2001). Radiology forum: quiz case 2. Diagnosis: petrous apicitis with secondary abducens nerve palsy. Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery, 127(6), 715-717.

Extranasopharyngeal angiofibroma
Huang, R. Y., Damrose, E. J., Blackwell, K. E., Cohen, A. N., & Calcaterra, T. C. (2000). Extranasopharyngeal angiofibroma. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, 56(1), 59-64.

Gamma-probe localization of a parathyroid adenoma in the reoperative neck
Damrose, E. J., Hoh, C., & Calcaterra, T. C. (2000). Gamma-probe localization of a parathyroid adenoma in the reoperative neck. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY, 21(6), 394-397.

Third branchial cleft anomaly presenting as a retropharyngeal abscess
Huang, R. Y., Damrose, E. J., Alavi, S., Maceri, D. R., & Shapiro, N. L. (2000). Third branchial cleft anomaly presenting as a retropharyngeal abscess. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, 54(2-3), 167-172.

Endoscopic diagnosis of sarcoidosis in a patient presenting with bilateral exophthalmos and pansinusitis
Damrose, E. J., Huang, R. Y., & Abemayor, E. (2000). Endoscopic diagnosis of sarcoidosis in a patient presenting with bilateral exophthalmos and pansinusitis. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RHINOLOGY, 14(4), 241-244.

RELATION OF RECURRENT LARYNGEAL NERVE COMPOUND ACTION-POTENTIAL TO LARYNGEAL BIOMECHANICS
Nasri, S., Dulguerov, P., Damrose, E. J., Ye, M., Kreiman, J., & Berke, G. S. (1995). RELATION OF RECURRENT LARYNGEAL NERVE COMPOUND ACTION-POTENTIAL TO LARYNGEAL BIOMECHANICS. LARYNGOSCOPE, 105(6), 639-643.