Kristina Rosbe, MD

InstitutionUniversity of California San Francisco
Address550 16th. Street
San Francisco CA 94158
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    DarmouthM.D.1993School of Medicine
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    Marin Magazine 2010  - 2016Top Doctors
    Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, University of California, San Francisco2012Francis A. Sooy, M.D. Award for Clinical Excellence in Teaching
    - Triological Western Section Shirley Baron 2012Resident Research Award (Faculty Mentor)
    University of California, San Francisco2002UCSF School of Medicine Teaching Scholar
    American Academy of OHNS2002Daiichi Clinical Scholar in Evidence Based Medical Research
    Dartmouth Medical School1992Alpha Omega Alpha

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    Kristina W. Rosbe, MD is a Clinical Professor of Pediatric Otolaryngology – Head and Neck (OHNS) and Pediatrics at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Rosbe received her medical degree from Dartmouth Medical School. She completed her general surgery internship and an Otolaryngology residency at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and a Pediatric OHNS fellowship at the Children’s Hospital of Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts. She is the Chief of the Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology and Co-Director of the Aerodigestive Clinic. She is also part of the multidisciplinary team caring for children in the Birthmark and Vascular Anomalies Clinic and Craniofacial Clinic.

    As a pediatric ENT specialist, Dr. Rosbe provides specialized care around the Bay Area: UCSF Greenbrae Clinic in Marin County and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital in San Francisco. At these locations, she treats a variety of conditions including benign and malignant growths of the head and neck, voice and swallowing problems, hearing loss, sinus disease and breathing problems. Dr. Rosbe’s clinical practice includes all aspects of pediatric care of the ears, nose, and throat. She partners with other pediatric specialists to provide multidisciplinary state-of-the-art, highest quality, safe, patient and family-centered care in the Bay Area.

    Dr. Rosbe’s research interests include outcomes in children with vascular malformations affecting the head and neck, airway and swallowing disorders, and pediatric salivary gland disease.

    She is Chair of the Section on Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery of the American Academy of Pediatrics where she plays a critical role in health advocacy for children, review of clinical practice guidelines and education of pediatricians on topics relevant to children with conditions of the ear, nose & throat.

    Pediatric Otolaryngology

    Diagnosis and management of stridor and other airway problems in children, benign and malignant pediatric neck masses, pediatric sleep apnea, pediatric sinus disease including polyps, chronic otitis media and pediatric hearing loss, and tongue tie

    Research Interests:
    Outcomes in children with vascular malformations affecting the head and neck, airway and swallowing disorders, and pediatric salivary gland disease

    Education and Training:
    • Medical School: Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH
    • Internship: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC – General Surgery
    • Residency: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC – Otolaryngology
    • Fellowship: Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA – Pediatric Otolaryngology
    • National Board of Medical Examiners Certification
    • Diplomate, American Board of Otolaryngology
    • Medical License, State of California

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    1. Mamlouk MD, Zimmerman B, Mathes EF, Rosbe KW. Hearing loss in PHACE syndrome: clinical and radiologic findings. Childs Nerv Syst. 2018 May 10. PMID: 29748705.
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    2. Wu CM, Roth TL, Baglaenko Y, Ferri DM, Brauer P, Zuniga-Pflucker JC, Rosbe KW, Wither JE, Marson A, Allen CDC. Genetic engineering in primary human B cells with CRISPR-Cas9 ribonucleoproteins. J Immunol Methods. 2018 Mar 31. PMID: 29614266.
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    3. Yasen A, Herrera R, Rosbe K, Lien K, Tugizov SM. HIV internalization into oral and genital epithelial cells by endocytosis and macropinocytosis leads to viral sequestration in the vesicles. Virology. 2018 Feb; 515:92-107. PMID: 29277006.
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    4. Czechowicz JA, Long-Boyle JR, Rosbe KW, Mathes EF, Frieden IJ, Shimano KA. Sirolimus for management of complex vascular anomalies - A proposed dosing regimen for very young infants. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2018 Feb; 105:48-51. PMID: 29447818.
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    5. Yasen A, Herrera R, Rosbe K, Lien K, Tugizov SM. Release of HIV-1 sequestered in the vesicles of oral and genital mucosal epithelial cells by epithelial-lymphocyte interaction. PLoS Pathog. 2017 Feb; 13(2):e1006247. PMID: 28241053.
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    6. Durr ML, Meyer AK, Kezirian EJ, Mamlouk MD, Frieden IJ, Rosbe KW. Sleep-disordered breathing in pediatric head and neck vascular malformations. Laryngoscope. 2017 Sep; 127(9):2159-2164. PMID: 28092114.
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    7. Cedars E, Chan D, Meyer A, Rosbe K. Response to Letter to the Editor. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2017 02; 93:173. PMID: 28081872.
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    8. Ogden MA, Rosbe KW, Chang JL. Pediatric sialendoscopy indications and outcomes. Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2016 Dec; 24(6):529-535. PMID: 27636984.
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    9. Cedars E, Chan D, Lao A, Hardies L, Meyer A, Rosbe K. Conversion of traditional osseointegrated bone-anchored hearing aids to the Baha® attract in four pediatric patients. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2016 Dec; 91:37-42. PMID: 27863639.
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    10. Lee BH, Sarah GE, Rosbe KW, Alemi S. Pneumothorax after tracheostomy closure with successful nonsurgical management. J Clin Anesth. 2016 Jun; 31:115-8. PMID: 27185690.
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    11. Herrera R, Morris M, Rosbe K, Feng Z, Weinberg A, Tugizov S. Human beta-defensins 2 and -3 cointernalize with human immunodeficiency virus via heparan sulfate proteoglycans and reduce infectivity of intracellular virions in tonsil epithelial cells. Virology. 2016 Jan; 487:172-87. PMID: 26539799.
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    12. 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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    13. Koo KS, Dowd CF, Mathes EF, Rosbe KW, Hoffman WY, Frieden IJ, Hess CP. MRI phenotypes of localized intravascular coagulopathy in venous malformations. Pediatr Radiol. 2015 Oct; 45(11):1690-5. PMID: 26143286.
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    14. Rosbe KW, Milev D, Chang JL. Effectiveness and costs of sialendoscopy in pediatric patients with salivary gland disorders. Laryngoscope. 2015 Dec; 125(12):2805-9. PMID: 26010768.
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    15. Huoh KC, Rosbe KW. Infantile hemangiomas of the head and neck. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2013 Aug; 60(4):937-49. PMID: 23905829.
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    16. Setzen G, Ferguson BJ, Han JK, Rhee JS, Cornelius RS, Froum SJ, Gillman GS, Houser SM, Krakovitz PR, Monfared A, Palmer JN, Rosbe KW, Setzen M, Patel MM. Clinical consensus statement: appropriate use of computed tomography for paranasal sinus disease. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012 Nov; 147(5):808-16. PMID: 23054429.
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    17. 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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    18. 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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    19. 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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    20. Rosbe KW, Hess CP, Dowd CF, Frieden IJ. Masseteric venous malformations: diagnosis, treatment, and outcomes. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2010 Dec; 143(6):779-83. PMID: 21109077.
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    21. 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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    22. Suh KY, Rosbe KW, Meyer AK, Frieden IJ. Extensive airway hemangiomas in two patients without beard hemangiomas. Pediatr Dermatol. 2011 May-Jun; 28(3):347-8. PMID: 20561239.
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    23. Yeung AH, Cowan MJ, Horn B, Rosbe KW. Airway management in children with mucopolysaccharidoses. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2009 Jan; 135(1):73-9. PMID: 19153310.
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    24. Trigg DJ, Mau IT, Rosbe KW. Complete bony syngnathia: Report of a case and review. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2007 Feb; 133(2):187-90. PMID: 17309989.
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    25. Sweetow RW, Rosbe KW, Philliposian C, Miller MT. Considerations for cochlear implantation of children with sudden, fluctuating hearing loss. J Am Acad Audiol. 2005 Nov-Dec; 16(10):770-80. PMID: 16515130.
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    26. Jothi S, Chin C, Rosbe KW. Radiology quiz case 1. Autoimmune inner ear disease (AIED). Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2005 Jun; 131(6):534, 536-7. PMID: 15967892.
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    27. Salinas D, Haggie PM, Thiagarajah JR, Song Y, Rosbe K, Finkbeiner WE, Nielson DW, Verkman AS. Submucosal gland dysfunction as a primary defect in cystic fibrosis. FASEB J. 2005 Mar; 19(3):431-3. PMID: 15596485.
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    28. Rosbe KW, Kenna MA, Auerbach AD. Extraesophageal reflux in pediatric patients with upper respiratory symptoms. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2003 Nov; 129(11):1213-20. PMID: 14623753.
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