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Volume 7, Issue 3 September 4, 2014

TORS-L: Transoral Robotic Surgery with CO2 Laser Offers Greater Precision for Surgeons and De-intensification of Adjuvant Therapies for Patients

Transoral robotic surgery (TORS) has recently emerged as an alternative to comprehensive chemoradiation in the treatment of mucosal aerodigestive tract... Read the full article...

Reevaluating Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer: Aggressive Treatment May Extend Life and Improve Its Quality

Anaplastic thyroid cancer is a diagnosis no physician wants to deliver. Although the extremely aggressive malignancy is known among otolaryngologists... Read the full article...

UTHealth Audiology Offers Widex Zen Therapy for Tinnitus Management

Tinnitus can’t be cured, but patients with the condition can reduce its impact on their lives through device-driven habituation therapy.... Read the full article...

MicroSeismic, Inc. Gives Pediatric Patients the Gift of Hearing

A $50,000 gift from MicroSeismic, Inc. will help the Department of Otorhinolaryngology at UTHealth Medical School and Children’s Memorial Hermann... Read the full article...

In Memoriam: Robert Jahrsdoerfer, MD

Dr. Robert Jahrsdoerfer, the first chair of the Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and professor emeritus at UTHealth Medical... Read the full article...


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