Otolaryngology at Boston Medical

Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery

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Contact

Call: 617.638.8124
Fax: 617.414.4953

Clinical Office: 617.63.VOICE, 617.638.8124

Clinical Office Fax: 617.414.1788

Gregory.Grillone@bmc.org 

 

Gregory Grillone, MD

Associate Professor and Vice Chairman, Boston University School of Medicine
Chair, Graduate Medical Education Committee

Education
Publications 

Clinical Interests

  • Laryngology
  • Voice and swallowing disorders
  • Surgery of the upper airways
  • Benign and malignant tumors of the head and neck
  • Sinus surgery
  • Sleep surgery

Special Expertise

  • All Voice Problems
  • Patients in need of videostroboscopy of the larynx
  • Patients in need of office treatment of laryngeal and pharyngeal lesions using the Pulsed Dye Laser (PDL), KTP, or CO2 laser
  • Patients in need of office biopsy of the larynx
  • Patients in need of CIDOFOVIR injections for laryngeal papilloma
  • Patients in need of BOTOX for Spasmodic Dysphonia, swallowing spasm, Meige Syndrome, gustatory sweating (Frey's Syndrome)
  • Patients in need of a speech valve after removal of the larynx
  • Hoarseness
  • Paralayzed vocal cords
  • Spasmodic dysphonia
  • Voice problems from Parkinson's disease or other neurological diseases
  • Laryngopharyngeal reflux
  • Respiratory papillomas of the larynx
  • Professional voice problems (singers)
  • Vascular lesions of the vocal cords
  • Benign polyps and other lesions of the vocal cords
  • All Swallowing Problems
    • Patients in need of Functional Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing with Sensory Testing (FEESST)
    • Patients in need of Transnasal Esophagoscopy (TNE) in Office
    • Laryngopharyngeal reflux
    • Cricopharyngeal achalasia (swallowing spasm)
    • Zenker's Diverticulum  including Endoscopic
    • Repair of Zenker’s Diverticulum
    • Parkinson's disease or other neurological
    • diseases
    • Stroke
  • All Upper Airway Problems
    • Patients in need of minimally invasive transoral endoscopic surgery benign and malignant diseases of the larynx and trachea including squamous cancer, benign strictures and scar tissue, subglottic stenosis, tracheal stenosis, Wegener’s Disease, and amyloid of the upper airway.
  • All Malignant Cancers of the Head and Neck
    • Patients in need of Transoral Robotic Surgery (TORS) for head and neck cancers
    • Patients in need of minimally invasive transoral endoscopic surgery for head and neck cancers including tracheal tumors
    • Laryngeal cancer (cancer of the voice box)
    • Cancer of throat
    • Cancer of the neck (or any lump or mass in the neck)
    • Cancer of the thyroid gland
    • Cancer of the mouth and tongue
    • Cancer of the nose and sinuses
    • Cancer of the skin of the face and scalp
  • All Benign Tumors, Lumps or Masses of the Head and Neck
    • Patients in need of Transoral Robotic Surgery (TORS) for benign tumors of the head and neck
    • Patients in need of Minimally Invasive Transoral
    • Endoscopic Surgery for benign head and neck tumors including tracheal tumors
    • Benign tumors of the trachea and larynx
    • Parotid tumors
    • Tumors of the submandibular gland
    • Tumors of the thyroid gland
    • Branchial cleft cysts
    • Thryroglossal duct cysts
    • Enlarged lymph nodes in the neck
    • Tumors of the sinuses including Inverting
    • Papilloma and polyps
  • All Sinusitis Problems
    • Lingering sinusitis that will require surgery
  • All Sleep Apnea and Snoring Problems
    • Patients who snore and need an office procedure like palatal implants or Radiofrequency reduction
    • Patients in need of surgery for obstructive sleep apnea

Education

Residency
Residency in Otolaryngology
Boston University – Tufts University
Combined Otolaryngology Residence Program
Boston, MA
1984 – 1988

Medical School
Doctor of Medicine
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, New York
1983

Publications


Appointments

Boston Univ. Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery ZocDoc

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Fax: 617.414.4953


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Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
Moakley Building
Ground Floor
830 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA 02118


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