More About Me

Dr. Couey is Assistant Professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Boston University. He specializes in the surgical management of cancers involving the mouth, throat, and salivary glands, benign jaw tumors, facial trauma, and microvascular reconstruction. He is active in oncology research, and has published numerous peer-reviewed articles, textbook chapters and abstracts. In addition to providing high-level care for complex maxillofacial pathologies, he aims to develop new treatment strategies that incorporate immunotherapy to improve outcomes for patients with head and neck cancer.

  • Residencies

    University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX (2012-2018)

  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

  • Special Interests

    Oral / Head and Neck Cancer; Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery; Nerve Repair

  • Research

    Translational immuno-oncology research using ex-vivo tumor models; Head and neck cancer clinical trials; Reconstructive surgery

  • Pronouns

    He/Him

My Affiliations

Boston University

Boston University is a leading private research institution with two primary campuses in the heart of Boston and programs around the world.

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