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Head and Neck Surgery Fellowship Overview


The Head and Neck Fellowship is a comprehensive one-year fellowship, encompassing a full spectrum of Head and Neck Oncology, Multidisciplinary management of head and neck cancer patients, with clinical research involvement.

Clinical Focus

  • Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery
  • Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery (anterior & lateral), including endoscopic approaches to the skull base
  • Minimally Invasive Endocrine Surgery
  • Transoral Laser Surgery of Larynx and Oropharynx
  • Transoral Da Vinci Robotic Surgery of Larynx and Oropharynx
  • Management of skin cancers, including melanoma, and sentinel lymph node biopsy


Admission to the fellowship is contingent upon completion of one of the ACGME-approved residencies in Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery or General Surgery and eligibility to sit for board examination in applicant's respective specialty. All applicants must be eligible for a medical license in the state of Kansas.

Last modified: Feb 26, 2016
Contact Us

Lisa Shnayder, MD, FACS

Samantha Hall

Department of Otolaryngology–
Head & Neck Surgery
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Mailstop 3010
Kansas City, KS 66160
P: 913-588-6739
F: 913-945-7415