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Oneida Arosarena, MD, FACS

Professor, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Oneida Arosarena
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Contact Information

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About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Congenital craniofacial anomalies including cleft lip and palate
  • Post-traumatic and post-ablative facial reconstruction

Research Interests

  • Adoptive cellular therapy of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma with tumor-primed anti-CD3 activated lymphocytes
  • Enhancement of cell-mediated cytotoxicity with interferon gene transfer in human head and neck squamous carcinomas
  • Synthetic bone substitutes for mandibular repair in rats
  • Biomechanical evaluation of fixation techniques for bridging segmental mandibular defects
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Facial Plastic Reconstructive and Craniofacial Surgery, University of New York - Upstate Medical Center, 2000
  • Residency, Otolaryngology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1999
  • MD, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, MD, 1993
  • BA, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, 1989


  • Otolaryngology
  • Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery


  • American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
  • American Cleft Palate Craniofacial Association
  • American Medical Association

Digital Bibliography

View PubMed Publications

Arosarena O, Madsen M, Haug R.  Special considerations with tongue and floor of mouth cancer.  Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America18:(521-531)2006.

Arosarena O.  Deciding between an academic or private practice.  Facial Plastic Times 23:6 2002.

Arosarena O.  Update on cleft care.  Current Opinion in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery 10:(303-308)2002.