Michael P. Pizzuto MD

Michael Pizzuto

Michael P. Pizzuto
MD

Department of Otolaryngology

Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences


Specialty/Research Focus

Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngology)

Contact Information
8207 Main St.
Suite 5
Williamsville, New York 14221
Phone: 632-2000
Fax: 632-2162
pizzuto@buffalo.edu



Education and Training:

  • MD, SUNY Upstate Medical Center (1985)
  • BA, Physics, University of Rochester (1981)
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Otolaryngology, Childrens Hospital of Michigan
  • Internship, General Surgery, State University of New York at Buffalo
  • Residency, Otorhinolaryngology, State University of New York at Buffalo

Employment:

  • Associate Professor (2012-present)
  • Associate Professor of Clinical Otolaryngology and Pediatrics, State University of New York at Buffalo (2000-present)
  • Associate Director, Childrens Hospital of Buffalo (1996-present)
  • Director, Center for Pediatric Otolaryngology and Communicative Disorders/General Mills Swallow/speech Center (1995-present)
  • Attending Physician, Children's Hospital of Buffalo (1991-present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, State University of New York at Buffalo (1991-present)
  • Consultant in Otolaryngology, Craniofacial Center of Western New York (1991-present)
  • Interim Director, 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

Journal Articles:

Books and Book Chapters:

  • Pizzuto M.P., Brodsky L. S. (1996) Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy in Pediatric Otolaryngology for th General Otolaryngology. In: Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy in Pediatric Otolaryngology for the General Otolaryngology. Igaku-Shoin Medical Publishers Inc., 3-12.

Abstracts:

  • Faden HS, Brodsky LS, Pizzuto MP, Poje CP, Nagy ML. (2001) Detection of S. pneumoniae in Chronic Otitis Media with Effusion Utilizing the NOW Test. (Jan) 181-181

Professional Memberships:

  • American Academy of Pediatrics; Fellow
  • American Academy of Surgeons; Fellow
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Baccelli Medical Society; Regional
  • Buffalo Otolaryngoligic Society; Regional
  • Fellow, American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery
  • Fellow, Society for Ear, Nose, and Throat Advanced in Children; (SENTAC)
  • 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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Service Activities:

  • Peer Review Committee; Member (2011–present)
  • President of Medical Dental Staff (2004–2006)
  • Physician Champion; Chair (2001–2004)
  • Secretary Medical Staff; Secretary (2000–2002)
  • Vice President and President Elect, Medical Staff (2000–2002)
  • President and Chairman, Medical Advisory committee; Chair (2000–2002)
  • Medical Advisory Committee; Member (2000–2002)
  • Chairman Quality council; Chair (1999–2003)
  • Chairman Quality Council; Chair (1998–2002)
  • President Elect and Vice President (1998–1999)
  • Quality Preformance Improvement committee; Member (1998–present)
  • Qualtiy Preformance Committee; Co-Chair (1996–1998)
  • Leadership Committee; Member (1995–2000)
  • Medical Executive Committee; Member (1995–1998)
  • Medical/Dental Staff; Secretary (1995–1998)
  • Laser Committee; Chair (1994–1998)
  • Professional Performance Committee; Member (1994–1996)
  • Operating Room Systems and Equipment Committee; Member (1994–1996)
  • Cancer Committee; Member (1994–1996)
  • Voice Disorders Clinic; Director (1993–2006)
  • Continuous Quality Imparovement committee for Outpatients; Chair (1993–1994)
  • Qualtity Assessment and Improvement Program; Director (1992–2007)
  • Surgical Case Committee; Member (1992–1996)
  • Medical Records Committee; Member (1992–1993)
  • Continuous Quality Improvement Committee for Inpatients; Member (1991–1994)

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Contact Information

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