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Michael                        Pizzuto

Michael P. Pizzuto MD

Department of Otolaryngology

Specialty/Research Focus

Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngology)

 
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Education and Training:
  • MD, SUNY Upstate Medical Center (1985)
  • BA, Physics, University of Rochester (1981)
  • Internship, General Surgery, State University of New York at Buffalo
  • Residency, Otorhinolaryngology, State University of New York at Buffalo
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Otolaryngology, Childrens Hospital of Michigan
Employment:
  • Associate Professor (2012-present)
  • Associate Professor of Clinical Otolaryngology and Pediatrics, State University of New York at Buffalo (2000-present)
  • Associate Director, Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Childrens Hospital of Buffalo (1996-present)
  • Director, Voice/Airway Program, Center for Pediatric Otolaryngology and Communicative Disorders/General Mills Swallow/speech Center (1995-present)
  • Attending Physician, Children's Hospital of Buffalo (1991-present)
  • Consultant in Otolaryngology, Craniofacial, Craniofacial Center of Western New York (1991-present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, State University of New York at Buffalo (1991-present)
  • Interim Director, Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Childrens Hospital of Buffalo (1998–1999)
  • Assistant Professor, State University of New York of Buffalo (1997–1999)
Awards and Honors:
  • Teacher of the Year (1996)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (1985)

Grants and Sponsored Research:
  • August 1997–June 1999
    Use of Azithromycyin Comapred Augmentin in the Treatment of Chronis Sinusitis in Children
    Pfizer Inc
    Role: Co-Investigator
  • January 1998–January 1998
    Laser Assisted Myringotomy in the Treatment Otitis Media
    Sharplan Laser Company
    Role: Co-Investigator

Evaluative Studies and Case Reports:
Journal Articles:
Books and Book Chapters:
  • Pizzuto M.P., Brodsky L. S.. Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy in Pediatric Otolaryngology for the General Otolaryngology. 1996.

Professional Memberships:
  • Fellow, American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery
  • Fellow, Society for Ear, Nose, and Throat Advanced in Children; (SENTAC)
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • American Academy of Pediatrics; Fellow
  • American Academy of Surgeons; Fellow
  • Buffalo Otolaryngoligic Society; Regional
  • Baccelli Medical Society; Regional
  • New York State Medical Society; Regional
Presentations:
  • "The 6A's of Pediatric Sinusitis: A Tool for Teaching" COSM (2000)
  • "Correlation of Findings on Direct Laryngoscopy and Bronchoscopy With Presence of Extraesophageal Reflux Disease" Eastern Section Meeting (2000)
  • "Utility of Symptoms in Identifying Children with Gstro Esophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)" 27th annual Meeting of SENTAC (1999)
  • "A Comparison of Microbipolar Dissection (MBPD) Tonsillectomy to "Hot-Knife" (HK) and "Cold-Knife/Cautery (CK/C)--Outcomes of a Prospective Randomized Study" American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (1997)
  • "Management of Voice Disorders in Children: A Prospective Analysis" American society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (1997)
  • "Ther Role of Adenoidectomy in the Treatement of Pediatric Sinusitis" American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (1997)
  • "Video Endoscopic Findings in the Dysphonic Children: The Role of Phonation Gaps" Voice Symposium (1996)
  • "Pallister-Illian Syndrome: ENT Manifistations of Moasic Tearoom12p" American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (1996)
  • "Microbipolas vs Cold Knife/Cautery Tonsillectomy in Children" Third International Symposium on Tonsils and Adenoids (1995)
  • "Clinical Classification as a Guide ot Treatment of Sinusitis in Children" American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (1995)
  • "Interdisciplinary Approach to Pediatric Voice Disorders" American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (1995)
  • "Transoral Drainage of Selected Paraphayngeal Abscesses" American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (1995)
  • "Supernumerary Nostril: A Rare Congenital Deformity" Society ear Nose and Throat Advances in Children (1993)
  • "Polymorphic Reticulosis in Children A Case Report and Review of the Literature" Triological Association - Eastern Section (1993)
  • "Absence of the Epiglottis: a Rare Laryngeal Anomaly" Society of ears Nose and Throat Advances in Children (1992)
  • "Locally Invasive Sinonasal Ployposin in Infants and Children" Society of Ears Nose and Throat Advances in Children (1990)
  • "Immune Complexes in Middle Ear Effusions of Children" American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (1990)
  • "Omohyid Muxcle Laryngoplasty" XIV World Congress of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery (1989)
  • "Disseminated Burkitt's Lymphoma Presenting As Unilateral Tonsillar Hypertrophy" Second International Conference on Head and Neck Cancer (1988)
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Contact Information

8207 Main St.
Suite 5
Williamsville, NY 14221
Phone: 632-2000
Fax: 632-2162
Email: pizzuto@buffalo.edu


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