Davud Sirjani

Otolaryngologist

Surgical oncologist, Head and neck surgeon, Head and neck surgical oncologist

Head and Neck Cancer Program

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

Fellowship: University of Washington Medical Center (2009) WA

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

Residency: Washington University School Of Medicine (2008) MO

Internship: Washington University School Of Medicine (2002) MO

Medical Education: University of Arizona College of Medicine (2001) AZ

Honors & Awards

Faculty Teaching Award, Stanford Department of Otolaryngology (2013)

Administrative Appointments

Chief of Otolaryngology, VA Palo Alto, 2012

A novel aldehyde dehydrogenase-3 activator (Alda-89) protects submandibular gland function from irradiation without accelerating tumor growth.
Xiao, N., Cao, H., Chen, C.-H., Kong, C. S., Ali, R., & Le, Q.-T. (2013). A novel aldehyde dehydrogenase-3 activator (Alda-89) protects submandibular gland function from irradiation without accelerating tumor growth. Clinical cancer research , 19(16), 4455-4464.

Cost-effectiveness landscape analysis of treatments addressing xerostomia in patients receiving head and neck radiation therapy
Sasportas, L. S., Hosford, D. N., Sodini, M. A., Waters, D. J., Zambricki, E. A., & Sirjani, D. (2013). Cost-effectiveness landscape analysis of treatments addressing xerostomia in patients receiving head and neck radiation therapy. ORAL SURGERY ORAL MEDICINE ORAL PATHOLOGY ORAL RADIOLOGY, 116(1), E37-E51.

Cost-effectiveness landscape analysis of treatments addressing xerostomia in patients receiving head and neck radiation therapy.
Sasportas, L. S., Hosford, D. N., Sodini, M. A., Waters, D. J., Zambricki, E. A., & Sirjani, D. (2013). Cost-effectiveness landscape analysis of treatments addressing xerostomia in patients receiving head and neck radiation therapy. Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology, 116(1), e37-51.

Impact of positron emission tomography/computed tomography surveillance at 12 and 24 months for detecting head and neck cancer recurrence
Ho, A. S., Tsao, G. J., Chen, F. W., Shen, T., Kaplan, M. J., & Yao, M. (2013). Impact of positron emission tomography/computed tomography surveillance at 12 and 24 months for detecting head and neck cancer recurrence. CANCER, 119(7), 1349-1356.

A Novel Aldehyde Dehydrogenase-3 Activator Leads to Adult Salivary Stem Cell Enrichment In Vivo
Banh, A., Xiao, N., Cao, H., Chen, C.-H., Kuo, P., & Quynh-Thu Le, Q. T. (2011). A Novel Aldehyde Dehydrogenase-3 Activator Leads to Adult Salivary Stem Cell Enrichment In Vivo. CLINICAL CANCER RESEARCH, 17(23), 7265-7272.

Lefort I Osteotomy access to the Anterior Skull Base
Sirjani DB, & Futran N. (2010). Lefort I Osteotomy access to the Anterior Skull Base. Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology, 21(1).