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Vikas Mehta, MD, MPH

Specialities and Expertise

  • Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer, Salivary Gland Disorders, Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery

Affiliations

Education

  • Medical School: University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA
  • Internship: General Surgery, St. Vincent’s Catholic Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Residency: Otolaryngology, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York, NY
  • Fellowship: Head and Neck Surgical Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Master of Public Health: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

  • American Board of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Select Awards, Achievements and Publications

  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Coordinator for Research and Quality, American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, 2021
  • AAO-HNFS Honors Award Recipient, 2020
  • Faculty Teacher of the Year Award, Montefiore Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 2018
  • Cochrane Scholars Award, American Academy of Otolaryngology, 2013
  • Over 60 articles in peer-reviewed journals and 16 book chapters