Jessica Maxham Pisegna, PhD, MS, MEd

Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

Jessica Pisegna
635 Commonwealth Avenue



  • Boston University, PhD
  • Boston University, MS
  • Long Island University at Brooklyn, MEd
  • Hamilton College, BA


  • Published on 3/7/2018

    Pisegna JM, Borders JC, Kaneoka A, Coster WJ, Leonard R, Langmore SE. Reliability of Untrained and Experienced Raters on FEES: Rating Overall Residue is a Simple Task. Dysphagia. 2018 Mar 07. PMID: 29516172.

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  • Published on 1/22/2018

    Pisegna JM, Murray J. Clinical Application of Flexible Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing in Stroke. Semin Speech Lang. 2018 Feb; 39(1):3-14. PMID: 29359301.

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  • Published on 9/2/2017

    Kaneoka A, Pisegna JM, Inokuchi H, Ueha R, Goto T, Nito T, Stepp CE, LaValley MP, Haga N, Langmore SE. Relationship Between Laryngeal Sensory Deficits, Aspiration, and Pneumonia in Patients with Dysphagia. Dysphagia. 2017 Sep 02. PMID: 28866750.

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  • Published on 8/30/2017

    Pisegna JM, Kaneoka A, Leonard R, Langmore SE. Rethinking Residue: Determining the Perceptual Continuum of Residue on FEES to Enable Better Measurement. Dysphagia. 2018 Feb; 33(1):100-108. PMID: 28856436.

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  • Published on 8/15/2017

    Kaneoka A, Pisegna JM, Krisciunas GP, Nito T, LaValley MP, Stepp CE, Langmore SE. Variability of the Pressure Measurements Exerted by the Tip of Laryngoscope During Laryngeal Sensory Testing: A Clinical Demonstration. Am J Speech Lang Pathol. 2017 Aug 15; 26(3):729-736. PMID: 28732098.

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  • Published on 11/29/2016

    May NH, Pisegna JM, Marchina S, Langmore SE, Kumar S, Pearson WG. Pharyngeal Swallowing Mechanics Secondary to Hemispheric Stroke. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2017 May; 26(5):952-961. PMID: 27913200.

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  • Published on 11/9/2016

    Meyer TK, Pisegna JM, Krisciunas GP, Pauloski BR, Langmore SE. Residue influences quality of life independently of penetration and aspiration in head and neck cancer survivors. Laryngoscope. 2017 Jul; 127(7):1615-1621. PMID: 27861932.

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  • Published on 9/16/2016

    Pisegna JM, Yang S, Purcell A, Rubio A. A Mixed-Methods Study of Patient Views on Reflux Symptoms and Medication Routines. J Voice. 2017 May; 31(3):381.e15-381.e25. PMID: 27647519.

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  • Published on 3/17/2016

    Pisegna JM, Langmore SE. Parameters of Instrumental Swallowing Evaluations: Describing a Diagnostic Dilemma. Dysphagia. 2016 Jun; 31(3):462-72. PMID: 26987971.

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  • Published on 7/26/2015

    Scheel R, Pisegna JM, McNally E, Noordzij JP, Langmore SE. Endoscopic Assessment of Swallowing After Prolonged Intubation in the ICU Setting. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2016 Jan; 125(1):43-52. PMID: 26215724.

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