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Bert W. O'Malley, Jr, MD

Degree and Institution

MD, Univ of Texas Southwestern Medical School

Faculty Title

Gabriel Tucker Professor & Chair, Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Professor of Oral Medicine, School of Dental Medicine
Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology

Administrative Title

Chair, Department of Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Department

Department of Otorhinolaryngology

Clinical Expertise
Dr. O'Malley brings clinical expertise in the area of skull base tumor surgery, head and neck and thyroid cancer and endoscopic sinus surgery. His clinical research focuses on the development of novel technologies such as image-guided surgery and robotic surgery. Dr. O'Malley co-founded the first human robotics head and neck and skull base program in the world an dis co-principal investigator of the first IRB approved human clinical trial for robotic surgery in our specialty. He is actively developing novel robotic surgical procedures and instrumentation to advance the use of this technology in all aspects of Otolaryngology -- Head and Neck Surgery. He is instrumental in the achievement of US FDA approval in December 2009 for TORS (TransOral Robotic Surgery).

Research Expertise

The development of novel gene and molecular therapies for the treatment of head and neck cancer.

Cancer Program
Center for Head and Neck Cancer
» Surgery

Residency
Surgery, Southwestern Medical/Parkland Hospital; Otolaryngology HNS, Baylor College of Medicine

Fellowship
Skull Base Surgery, University of Pittsburgh

Board Certifications
American Academy of Otolaryngology

Publications

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Contact Information

Researcher/Clinician:
Bert W. O'Malley Jr., MD
Department of Otorhinolaryngology
Head and Neck Surgery
3400 Spruce Street, 5 Ravdin
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Office Phone: 215-349-5383
Fax: 215-615-4334

Assistant:
Jean Liverman (academic) and Nikki Gray (clinical)
Office Phone: 215-349-5383
Appointment Phone: 215-615-4325
Fax: 215-615-4334
jean.liverman@uphs.upenn.edu or sherron.gray@uphs.upenn.edu

Mailing Address:
Bert W. O'Malley, Jr., M.D.
Department of Otorhinolaryngology
Head and Neck Surgery
3400 Spruce Street, 5 Ravdin
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Office Phone: 215-349-5383
Appointment Phone: 215-615-4325
Fax: 215-615-4334