Department of Otolaryngology

Noel Jabbour, MD, MS, FACS

  • Associate Professor, Department of Otolaryngology
  • Director, Otolaryngology Residency Program
  • Fellowship Director, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Director, Congenital Ear Center
  • Cleft-Craniofacial Center

Education & Training

  • University of Pittsburgh School of MedicinePittsburgh, PA- MD
  • University of Minnesota School of MedicineMinneapolis, MN- Otolaryngology Residency Training
  • Vanderbilt University School of MedicineNashville, TN- Pediatric Otolaryngology Fellowship

Representative Publications

Mowry SE, Jabbour N, Rose AS, Wiet GJ, Svrakic M, Zopf DA, Vankoevering K, Powell A, Freiser ME, Hochman J, Smith R. Multi-institutional Comparison of Temporal Bone Models: A Collaboration of the AAO-HNSF 3D-Printed Temporal Bone Working Group. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020 Oct 6:194599820960474. doi: 10.1177/0194599820960474. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33019885.

Oberlies NR, CastaƱo JE, Freiser ME, McCoy JL, Shaffer AD, Jabbour N. Outcomes of BAHA connect vs BAHA attract in pediatric patients. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2020 Aug;135:110125. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2020.110125. Epub 2020 May 20. PMID: 32497910.

Chang B, Powell A, Ellsperman S, Wehrmann D, Landry A, Jabbour N, Goudy S, Zopf D. Multicenter Advanced Pediatric Otolaryngology Fellowship Prep Surgical Simulation Course with 3D Printed High-Fidelity Models. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020 May;162(5):658-665. doi: 10.1177/0194599820913003. Epub 2020 Apr 14. PMID: 32286159.

Ramprasad VH, Shaffer AD, Jabbour N. Utilization of Diagnostic Testing for Renal Anomalies and Congenital Heart Disease in Patients with Microtia. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2020 Apr;162(4):554-558. doi: 10.1177/0194599820901351. Epub 2020 Jan 21. PMID: 31959051.

Hu A, Shaffer AD, Jabbour N. Eustachian Tube Dysfunction in Children With Unilateral Cleft Lip and Palate: Differences Between Ipsilateral and Contralateral Ears. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2020 Jun;57(6):723-728. doi: 10.1177/1055665619895635. Epub 2019 Dec 23. PMID: 31867994.

Shaffer AD, Ford MD, Losee JE, Goldstein J, Costello BJ, Grunwaldt LJ, Jabbour N. The Association Between Age at Palatoplasty and Speech and Language Outcomes in Children With Cleft Palate: An Observational Chart Review Study. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2020 Feb;57(2):148-160. doi: 10.1177/1055665619882566. Epub 2019 Oct 24. PMID: 31648546.

Freiser ME, Ghodadra A, Hart L, Griffith C, Jabbour N. Safety of Drilling 3-Dimensional-Printed Temporal Bones. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018 Sep 1;144(9):797-801. doi: 10.1001/jamaoto.2018.1516. PMID: 30335883; PMCID: PMC6233629.

Lee JJ, Ford MD, Tobey AB, Jabbour N. Diagnosing Tongue Base Obstruction in Pierre Robin Sequence Infants: Sleep vs Awake Endoscopy. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2018 May;55(5):692-696. doi: 10.1177/1055665618756706. Epub 2018 Feb 15. PMID: 29446988.

Jabbour N, Snyderman CH. The Economics of Surgical Simulation. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2017 Oct;50(5):1029-1036. doi: 10.1016/j.otc.2017.05.012. PMID: 28915948.

Myer CM 4th, Jabbour N. Advanced Pediatric Airway Simulation. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2017 Oct;50(5):923-931. doi: 10.1016/j.otc.2017.05.004. Epub 2017 Jun 29. PMID: 28669462.

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Research Interest Summary

Novel Surgical Instrument Development, Limiting Hazardous Noise Exposure from Noisy Toys