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Brian P. Cervenka, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical

Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery | College of Medicine

  • Fellowship: Vanderbilt University
  • Residency: University of California Davis
  • Medical Degree: Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California
  • Bachelor of Science: University of San Diego
Board Certifications & Licenses

American Board of Otolaryngology (Certification Date: 20190601)

Contact Information

Clinical Interests


Carotid Body Tumors

Head and Neck Cancer

Neck Masses

Nose and Sinus Cavity Cancer

Oral Cancer

Oropharyngeal Cancer

Peer Reviewed Publications

Frankart, Andrew J; Frankart, Michael J; Cervenka, Brian; Tang, Alice L; Krishnan, Deepak G; Takiar, Vinita 2021. Osteoradionecrosis: Exposing the Evidence Not the Bone. International journal of radiation oncology, biology, physics, 109 5, 1206-1218

Malloy, Kelly M; Lieu, Judith E C; Cervenka, Brian P; Deutsch, Ellen S; Malekzadeh, Sonya 2021. Regionalization of ORL Boot Camps: Report of the Society of University Otolaryngologists Task Force. The Laryngoscope, 131 4, 737-743

Elson, Nora C; Martinez, Daniel C; Cervenka, Brian P 2020. Current opinions in otolaryngology and head and neck surgery: functional considerations in reconstruction after laryngectomy. Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery, 28 5, 355-364

Landeen, Kelly C; Mallory, Paul W; Cervenka, Brian P 2020. Bilateral Ocular Necrotizing Fasciitis in an Immunosuppressed Patient on Prescription Eye Drops. Cureus, 12 7, e9129

Martinez, Daniel C; Badhey, Arvind; Cervenka, Brian; Zender, Chad; Tang, Alice; Patil, Yash 2020. Surgical Techniques for Head and Neck Reconstruction in the Vessel-Depleted Neck. Facial plastic surgery : FPS, 36 6, 746-752

Cervenka B.;Olinde L.;Gould E.;Farwell D.G.;Moore M.;Kaufman M.;Bewley A.F. 12-01-2019. Use of a non-ICU specialty ward for immediate post-operative management of head and neck free flaps; Oral Oncology, 99 ,

Hsieh T.Y.;Cervenka B.;Steele T.O. 12-01-2018. Validation of Haptic Properties of Materials for Endoscopic Sinus and Skull Base Surgery Simulation JAMA Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, 144 12, 1185-1186

Masood R.;Hochstim C.;Cervenka B.;Zu S.;Baniwal S.K.;Patel V.;Kobielak A.;Sinha U.K. 10-04-2013. A novel orthotopic mouse model of head and neck cancer and lymph node metastasis Oncogenesis, 2 ,

Cervenka B.;Trudeau S.;Fagan J.;Zender C. 10-01-2018. Reconstructive considerations in low and middle-income countries Current opinion in otolaryngology & head and neck surgery, 26 5, 340-346

Diaz R.C.;Cervenka B.;Brodie H.A. 10-01-2016. Treatment of Temporal Bone Fractures Journal of Neurological Surgery, Part B: Skull Base, 77 5, 419-429

Cervenka B.P.;Rao S.;Bewley A.F. 08-01-2018. Head and Neck Cancer and the Elderly Patient Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America, 51 4, 741-751

Hsieh T.Y.;Dedhia R.;Cervenka B.;Tollefson T.T. 08-01-2017. 3D Printing: Current use in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, 25 4, 291-299

Hsieh T.Y.;Cervenka B.;Dedhia R.;Strong E.B.;Steele T. 07-01-2018. Assessment of a patient-specific, 3-dimensionally printed endoscopic sinus and skull base surgical m JAMA Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, 144 7, 574-579

Shinn J.;Amin S.;Cervenka B.;Wootten C.;Mannion K.;Cobb R.;Netterville J. 06-01-2019. Subtropical infection leading to invasive noncutaneous squamous cell carcinoma in a 13-year-Old chil Otolaryngology Case Reports, 11 ,

Cervenka B.;Rao S.;Farwell D.;Bewley A. 04-01-2018. Efficacy of laryngectomy alone for treatment of locally advanced laryngeal cancer: A stage- and subs Clinical Otolaryngology, 43 2, 544-552

Cervenka B.P.;Hsieh T.Y.;Lin S.;Bewley A. 01-01-2020. Multi-Institutional Regional Otolaryngology Bootcamp Annals of Otology, Rhinology and Laryngology, ,

Cervenka B.;Pipkorn P.;Fagan J.;Zafereo M.;Aswani J.;Macharia C.;Kundiona I.;Mashamba V.;Zender C.;Moore M. 01-01-2019. Oral cavity cancer management guidelines for low-resource regions Head and Neck, ,

Cervenka B.;Bewley A. 01-01-2015. Free flap monitoring: A review of the recent literature Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, 23 5, 393-398

Cervenka B.;Setabutr D.;Rubinstein B. 01-01-2015. Surgical repair of the cleft palate Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, 26 3, 121-126

Setabutr D.;Roth C.;Nolen D.;Cervenka B.;Sykes J.;Senders C.;Tollefson T. 01-01-2015. Revision rates and speech outcomes following pharyngeal flap surgery for velopharyngeal insufficienc JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery, 17 3, 197-201