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The Head and Neck Cancer Team

Head and Neck Surgery Physicians


Scharukh M Jalisi, MD, Head and Neck Cancer at Boston Medical Center
Director, Division of Head and Neck Surgical Oncology and Skull Base Surgery
Special Interests: Head and Neck Cancer, Skullbase tumors AND pituitary tumors, Thyroid cancer and tumors, Microvascular reconstruction, Robotic Surgery

Waleed H Ezzat, MD, Head and Neck Cancer at Boston Medical Center
Director, Microvascular Surgery
Special Interests: Microvascular surgery; Head and neck reconstructive surgery; Facial trauma; Head and neck cancer; Facial paralysis; Facial plastic surgery; Facial cosmetic surgery

Gregory A Grillone, MD, Head and Neck Cancer at Boston Medical Center
Professor and Vice Chairman, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts
Special Interests: Benign and Malignant Tumors of the Head and Neck, Robotic Surgery and Minimally Invasive Surgery for Head and Neck Tumors, Laryngeal, Voice and Swallowing Disorders, Surgical Treatment of Sleep Apnea, Diseases of the Trachea and Esophagus

Andrew R Salama, MD, DDS, Head and Neck Cancer at Boston Medical Center
Director, Advanced Specialty Education Program in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Special Interests: Head and neck oncology

Jacob Pieter Noordzij, MD, Head and Neck Cancer at Boston Medical Center
Professor of Otolaryngology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA
Special Interests:

Hoarseness, Parathyroid, Thyroid, Voice problem, Zenker's


Radiation Oncology Physicians


Minh T Truong, MD, Head and Neck Cancer at Boston Medical Center
Clinical Director of Radiation Oncology
Special Interests: Head and neck; Central nervous system; Skin; Airway amyloidosis

Medical Oncology Physicians


Timothy P Cooley, MD, Head and Neck Cancer at Boston Medical Center
Associate Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA
Special Interests: Thoracic oncology; Head and neck cancer and the treatment of malignancies in HIV infected people

Radiology Physicians


Osamu Sakai, MD, PhD, Head and Neck Cancer at Boston Medical Center
Chief of Neuroradiology
Special Interests: Neuroradiology, Head and Neck Radiology, Trauma imaging, Oncologic imaging, Quantitative imaging

Nuclear Medicine Physicians


Gustavo A Mercier, MD, PhD, Head and Neck Cancer at Boston Medical Center
Chief, Molecular Imaging and Nuclear Medicine
Special Interests: molecular imaging, oncology imaging, cardiology imaging, neurology imaging, cross sectional imaging

Sara K Meibom, MD, Head and Neck Cancer at Boston Medical Center
Medical Advisor, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Special Interests: PET/CT, Nuclear Medicine, Nuclear Cardiology , Therapy with Iodine 131, Radium-223, Yttrium-90, Special interest in head and neck PET/CT

BMC’s comprehensive Head and Neck Cancer Center of Excellence team includes physicians who work in head and neck surgical oncology and skull base surgery, radiation oncology, medical oncology, pathology, radiology, nuclear medicine, and speech language pathology. The team’s patient-centered, multidisciplinary approach assures each patient benefits from the collaborative expertise of physicians uniquely focused on their individual needs.