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Christopher E. Fundakowski, MD

Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

Christopher Fundakowski
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Contact Information

Contact Information

Phone

215-707-3665

Fax

215-707-7523

Email

christopher.fundakowski@tuhs.temple.edu
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Cancer of the ear/face/nose/throat/neck
  • Salivary gland cancer
  • Robotic surgery
  • Conservation laryngeal surgery
  • Neck masses including parapharyngeal space/ paraganglioma
  • Microvascular reconstruction
  • Head and neck cancer patient quality of life outcomes
  • Disfigurement and disparities in head and neck cancer
  • Imaging techniques for the head and neck
  • Development of clinical trials for head and neck cancer
  • Development of guidelines for cancer surveillance/treatment
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Advanced Head & Neck Oncologic Surgery, Microvascular Reconstruction, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, Nashville, TN, 2014
  • Residency, Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL, 2013
  • Internship, General Surgery Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL, 2009
  • MD, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL, 2008
  • BA, Biochemistry, Knox College, Galesburg, IL, 2004

Certifications

  • Otolaryngology

Memberships

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Laryngological, Rhinological, & Otological Society
Publications

PubMed Publications

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Fundakowski CE, Nayak CS. Oropharyngeal Reconstruction. Encyclopedia of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery (Editor: Kountakis SE). Springer Publishing. 2013, 1931-1939.