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Anna Meyer, MD

Title(s)Associate Professor, Otolaryngology
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    Amherst CollegeBA1995
    University of California San FranciscoMD2002School of Medicine
    University of MichiganResidency2007Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
    Children's Memorial Hospital (Lurie)Fellowship2008Pediatric Otolaryngology
    University of California, San Francisco, CA2017Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training

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    Anna Meyer, MD, is an Associate Professor of Clinical Otolaryngology, Director of Medical Student Curriculum, Director of Otolaryngology Curriculum for Primary Care Pediatrics Residency, and Director of the Cochlear Implant Interconnect Program in the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (OHNS) at the University of California, San Francisco. She received her medical degree from UCSF, and completed her internship at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Dr. Meyer completed her Head and Neck Surgery residency at the University of Michigan, followed by a Pediatric Otolaryngology fellowship from the Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago/Northwestern University, Illinois.

    As director of the Cochlear Implant Interconnect Program, Dr. Meyer provides her expertise to both UCSF and Hearing and Speech of Northern California (community communication center) including cochlear implant audiologists, pediatric audiologists, speech pathologists, social work, and deaf and hard of hearing educators. Dr. Meyer’s research interests include otoscopy, medical education, anatomic contributions to difficulties with breastfeeding, health disparities.

    Dr. Meyer is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, the American College of Surgeons, the American Cochlear Implant Alliance.

    Cochlear Implant Surgery and Pediatric Otolaryngology


    Professional Interests:
    Subspecialty health care disparities, medical education, hearing loss, cochlear implantation, chronic ear disease, genetic disorders, pediatric airway disease, neck masses, obstructive sleep apnea, and velopharyngeal insufficiency

    Education and Training:
    • Medical School: University of California, San Francisco
    • Internship: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
    • Residency: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor – Head and Neck Surgery
    • Fellowship: Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago/Northwestern University – Pediatric Otolaryngology

    Awards and Honors:
    • 2011 America's Top Physician-SLD Industries - America's Top Physician
    • 2011 The Who's Who Among Executives and Professionals
    • 2011 Triologic Society - Mentored resident research project awarded Shirley Baron, MD Resident Research Award, Western Section of the Triologic Society
    • 2012-2013 Marin Magazine - [415] Top Doctors
    • 2013-2014 Marin Magazine - Top Doctors Pediatrics 2013

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    1. David AP, Xu MJ, Rosbe KW, Meyer AK, Gesthalter YB, Chan DK. Cryoprobe retrieval of an airway foreign body: A case report and literature review. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2019 Oct; 125:79-81. PMID: 31271971.
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    2. Park JS, Chan DK, Parikh SR, Meyer AK, Rosbe KW. Surgical outcomes and sleep endoscopy for children with sleep-disordered breathing and hypotonia. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2016 Nov; 90:99-106. PMID: 27729162.
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    3. Alemi AS, Rosbe KW, Chan DK, Meyer AK. Airway response to sirolimus therapy for the treatment of complex pediatric lymphatic malformations. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2015 Dec; 79(12):2466-9. PMID: 26549380.
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    4. Durr ML, Meyer AK, Huoh KC, Frieden IJ, Rosbe KW. Airway hemangiomas in PHACE syndrome. Laryngoscope. 2012 Oct; 122(10):2323-9. PMID: 22865344.
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    5. Durr ML, Meyer AK, Kezirian EJ, Rosbe KW. Drug-induced sleep endoscopy in persistent pediatric sleep-disordered breathing after adenotonsillectomy. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012 Jul; 138(7):638-43. PMID: 22801887.
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    6. Huoh KC, Durr ML, Meyer AK, Rosbe KW. Comparison of imaging modalities in pediatric thyroglossal duct cysts. Laryngoscope. 2012 Jun; 122(6):1405-8. PMID: 22460362.
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    7. Megan L. Durr, Jonathan R. George, Anna K. Meyer, Kristina W. Rosbe. Sialendoscopy for recurrent parotitis associated with Sjogren syndrome: A case report. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology Case Reports. 2011 Dec 1; 6(4):291-293.
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    8. Betty S. Tsai, Anna K. Meyer, Kristina W. Rosbe. Acute and Chronic Otitis Media. Handbook of Pediatric Otolaryngology. 2011 Oct 1; 3-28.
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    9. Rosbe KW, Suh KY, Meyer AK, Maguiness SM, Frieden IJ. Propranolol in the management of airway infantile hemangiomas. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2010 Jul; 136(7):658-65. PMID: 20644059.
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    10. Meyer AK, Young NM. Auditory late effects of chemotherapy. Cancer Treat Res. 2009; 150:195-213. PMID: 19834670.
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