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David Conrad, MD

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    David Conrad, MD, is an Assistant Professor in the Pediatric Otolaryngology section in the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (OHNS) at the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital in Oakland, California. In 2008, Dr. Conrad received his medical degree from The George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., and he completed a one-year internship from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Montefiore Medical Center, in Bronx, New York in 2009, where he also completed his four-year Otolaryngology residency. This was followed by a Pediatric Otolaryngology fellowship from Nemours-AI DuPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, Delaware in 2014, which is associated with the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA.

    He is published in multiple peer-reviewed journals, and has been a speaker at national meetings. He is an attending physician at most of the UCSF campuses including Mission Bay, but centers most of his care at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital of Oakland.

    Pediatric Otolaryngology

    Sleep apnea, surgery for chronic ear disease and hearing loss, airway reconstruction

    Professional Interests:
    Congenital and acquired hearing loss, diseases of the paranasal sinuses, sleep endoscopy, sialoendoscopy

    Education and Training:
    • Medical School: The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C.
    • Internship: Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York
    • Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York
    • Fellowship: Nemours-AI DuPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, Delaware – Pediatric Otolaryngology

    Awards and Honors:
    • 2008 Alpha Omega Alpha
    • Deans Distinguished Scholarship Award

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    1. Montague GL, Bly RA, Nadaraja GS, Conrad DE, Parikh SR, Chan DK. Endoscopic percutaneous suture lateralization for neonatal bilateral vocal fold immobility. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2018 May; 108:120-124. PMID: 29605340.
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    2. Conrad DE, Levi JR, Theroux ZA, Inverso Y, Shah UK. Risk factors associated with postoperative tympanostomy tube obstruction. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 Aug; 140(8):727-30. PMID: 25009981.
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    3. Conrad DE, Parikh SR. Deep neck infections. Infect Disord Drug Targets. 2012 Aug; 12(4):286-90. PMID: 22338590.
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    4. Tanna N, Clary MS, Conrad DE, Joshi AS, Lindsey WH. Reliability of the helical advancement flap for auricular reconstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 May; 125(5):202e-203e. PMID: 20440133.
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    5. Tanna N, Clary MS, Conrad DE, Lenert J, Sadeghi N. Vacuum-assisted closure for wound dehiscence in head and neck reconstruction. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009 Jan; 123(1):19e-21e. PMID: 19116512.
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