Head and Neck Surgeon: Dr. Rabie M. Shanti

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– When I first meet a patient what I immediately want to convey to the patient is that they really are with someone who cares about how well they do. And really to me that’s the most important part. My name is Rabie Shanti, and I’m a head and neck surgeon at Penn Medicine ENT […]


Head and Neck Surgeon: Dr. Bert O’Malley Jr.
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November

Head and Neck Surgeon: Dr. Bert O’Malley Jr.

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– We’re not here just to perform the most current state of the art therapy. We’re here to help discover the therapy for tomorrow. I’m Dr. Bert O’Malley, I’m Professor and Chair of Penn ENT. A surgeon and leader by the name of Michael DeBakey recruited my father and his team from Vanderbilt to build […]


Head and Neck Surgeon: Dr. Christopher H. Rassekh
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September

Head and Neck Surgeon: Dr. Christopher H. Rassekh

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I had several physicians in my family, so I had some influences early on in my life. I think it’s the most noble profession and we really do a lot of good. We work hard, but we have fun. I’m Christopher Rassekh. I’m a Professor of Clinical Otorhinolaryngology at Penn Medicine ENT. There’s a minimally-invasive […]


Head and Neck Surgeon: Dr. Gregory Weinstein
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September

Head and Neck Surgeon: Dr. Gregory Weinstein

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– My father was a doctor and so was my grandfather. I remember as a young child, going into his office and kind of snooping around the office when I was six or seven. And so I grew up around doctors. I loved it, I wanted to do it, and I’ve never looked back, because […]


Head and Neck Surgeon: Dr. James Palmer
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September

Head and Neck Surgeon: Dr. James Palmer

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So one of the things patients always ask me about is, “How did you end up being a sinus guy?”. And, so I tell them, actually it goes back to medical school. So I’m sitting in the big lecture hall, that day we were going to do the sinuses, and one of the professors of […]


Head and Neck Surgeon: Dr. Michael J. Ruckenstein
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September

Head and Neck Surgeon: Dr. Michael J. Ruckenstein

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– Hearing is the only sense we can now restore. We can’t restore blindness or loss of smell or taste but we can take people who are deaf and make them hear again. My name is Michael Ruckenstein. I am a professor and vice chairman of the Department of Penn ENT. I’m a what’s called […]