C. Kwang Sung

Otolaryngologist, Laryngologist

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center

Voice and Swallowing Center

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

Fellowship: Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary (2010) MA

Residency: Mt Sinai School of Medicine (2009) NY

Internship: Mount Sinai School of Medicine (2005) NY

Medical Education: State University of New York (2004) NY

Board Certification: Otolaryngology, American Board of Otolaryngology (2010)

Board Certification, American Board of Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology (2010)

Fellowship, Harvard Medical School - Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, Laryngology (2010)

Residency, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, Otolaryngology (2009)

Internship, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, General Surgery (2005)

MD, State University of New York - Downstate Medical Center, Medicine (2004)

MS, University of Pennsylvania, Organic Chemistry (1992)

BS, Harvey Mudd College, Chemistry (1989)

Honors & Awards

First Prize Proffered Paper Session, New York Head and Neck Society (2008)

Travel Award, Triological Society (2007, 2009)

Third Prize, Metropolitan New York Resident Research Day Symposium (2007)

Magna Cum Laude, SUNY Downstate Medical Center (2004)

Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement, Department of Otolaryngology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center (2004)

Alpha Omega Alpha, SUNY Downstate Medical Center (2003)

Outstanding Teaching Award, Department of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania (1990)

Phi Lambda Upsilon, University of Pennsylvania (1989)

J. Arthur Campbell Award for Chemistry, Harvey Mudd College (1989)

Administrative Appointments

Director of Otolaryngology Medical Student Clerkship, Stanford University School of Medicine, Dept. of Otolaryngology (2011 - Present)

Course Director of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery Grand Rounds, Stanford University School of Medicine, Dept. of Otolaryngology (2011 - Present)

Home Study Course Laryngology & Bronchoesophagology Working Group, American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (2011 - Present)

Laryngology & Bronchoesophagology Education Committee, American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (2011 - Present)

Medical Student Admissions Reviewer, Stanford University School of Medicine (2012 - Present)

Single-Operator Flexible Nasolaryngoscopy-Guided Transthyrohyoid Vocal Fold Injections
Sung, C. K., & Tsao, G. J. (2013). Single-Operator Flexible Nasolaryngoscopy-Guided Transthyrohyoid Vocal Fold Injections. ANNALS OF OTOLOGY RHINOLOGY AND LARYNGOLOGY, 122(1), 9-14.

Office-Based Laser Laryngeal Surgery
Sung CK. (2012). Office-Based Laser Laryngeal Surgery. Op Tech in Otolaryngol, 23(2).

Management of Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Paralysis
Sung CK, & Franco RA Jr. (2011). Management of Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Paralysis. Surgery of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands.

Airway and respiratory complications: Tracheal Stenosis
Altman KW, & Sung CK. (2010). Airway and respiratory complications: Tracheal Stenosis. Spinal Cord Injury: Rehabilitation Medicine Quick Reference.

Airway and respiratory interventions: Tracheostomies.
Altman KW, & Sung CK. (2010). Airway and respiratory interventions: Tracheostomies. Spinal Cord Injury: Rehabilitation Medicine Quick Reference.

TRANSORAL ROBOTIC SURGERY FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF HEAD AND NECK CANCER: A PRELIMINARY EXPERIENCE
Genden, E. M., Desai, S., & Sung, C.-K. (2009). TRANSORAL ROBOTIC SURGERY FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF HEAD AND NECK CANCER: A PRELIMINARY EXPERIENCE. HEAD AND NECK-JOURNAL FOR THE SCIENCES AND SPECIALTIES OF THE HEAD AND NECK, 31(3), 283-289.

Transoral robotic assisted free flap reconstruction
Mukhija, V. K., Sung, C.-K., Desai, S. C., Wanna, G., & Genden, E. M. (2009). Transoral robotic assisted free flap reconstruction. OTOLARYNGOLOGY-HEAD AND NECK SURGERY, 140(1), 124-125.

Transoral Robotic Surgery Using a Carbon Dioxide Flexible Laser for Tumors of the Upper Aerodigestive Tract
Desai, S. C., Sung, C.-K., Jang, D. W., & Genden, E. M. (2008). Transoral Robotic Surgery Using a Carbon Dioxide Flexible Laser for Tumors of the Upper Aerodigestive Tract. LARYNGOSCOPE, 118(12), 2187-2189.

Transoral Robotic Surgery Using an Image Guidance System
Desai, S. C., Sung, C.-K., & Genden, E. M. (2008). Transoral Robotic Surgery Using an Image Guidance System. LARYNGOSCOPE, 118(11), 2003-2005.

The administration of IL-12/GM-CSF and Ig-4-1BB ligand markedly decreases murine floor of mouth squamous cell cancer
Adappa, N. D., Sung, C.-K., Choi, B., Huang, T.-G., Genden, E. M., & Shin, E. J. (2008). The administration of IL-12/GM-CSF and Ig-4-1BB ligand markedly decreases murine floor of mouth squamous cell cancer. OTOLARYNGOLOGY-HEAD AND NECK SURGERY, 139(3), 442-448.

Combined VSV Oncolytic Virus and Chemotherapy for Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Sung, C.-K., Choi, B., Wanna, G., Genden, E. M., Woo, S. Lc., & Shin, E. J. (2008). Combined VSV Oncolytic Virus and Chemotherapy for Squamous Cell Carcinoma. LARYNGOSCOPE, 118(2), 237-242.