Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2021 Evaluation of Surgical Learning Curve Effect on Obstructive Sleep Apnea Outcomes in Upper Airway StimulationAnnals of Otology, Rhinology and Laryngology.  130:467-474. 2021
2020 Upper airway stimulation versus untreated comparators in positive airway pressure treatment-refractory obstructive sleep apneaAnnals of the American Thoracic Society.  17:1610-1619. 2020
2020 Tracheotomy in the SARS-CoV-2 pandemicHead and Neck: journal for the sciences and specialities of the head and neck.  42:1392-1396. 2020
2019 Post-approval upper airway stimulation predictors of treatment effectiveness in the ADHERE registryEuropean Respiratory Journal.  53. 2019
2018 Early feasibility of hypoglossal nerve upper airway stimulator in patients with cardiac implantable electronic devices and continuous positive airway pressure-intolerant severe obstructive sleep apneaHeart Rhythm.  15:1165-1170. 2018
2017 Characterizing the utility and limitations of repurposing an open-field optical imaging device for fluorescence-guided surgery in head and neck cancer patientsJournal of Nuclear Medicine.  58:246-251. 2017
2003 Parathyromatosis and recurrent hyperparathyroidismArchives of Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery.  129:894-896. 2003


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2018 Open Cricopharyngeal Myotomy and Zenker's Diverticulum Repair 2018
2018 Sialorrhea.  185-192. 2018

Research Overview

  • Sleep disorders
    Salivary gland disorders
    Head & neck oncology
    Transoral robotic assisted surgery (TORS)
    Endoscopic sinus surgery
    General otolaryngology
  • Education And Training

  • UAB Hospital, Internship
  • UAB Hospital, Residency
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Louisville 2003
  • Full Name

  • Kirk Withrow