Gintas Petras Krisciunas, MPH, MA

Research Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

Gintas Krisciunas
617.414.1756
820 Harrison Ave

Biography

Gintas Krisciunas. MD, MPH is a Research Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology at the Boston University School of Medicine and a member of the Boston University Medical Center Institutional Review Board. He is particularly interested in understanding the efficacy of dysphagia rehabilitation strategies and the underlying mechanisms that drive radiation induced fibrosis. He currently receives funding by the NIH for this research. Along with other doctors at the school of medicine, he is the co-founder and COO of Langmore FEES, an organization that provides FEES (fiberoptic endoscopic examination of swallowing) test training to thousands of clinicians.

Education

  • Boston University School of Medicine, MA/MPH

Publications

  • Published on 4/9/2018

    McNally E, Krisciunas GP, Langmore SE, Crimlisk JT, Pisegna JM, Massaro J. Oral Care Clinical Trial to Reduce Non-Intensive Care Unit, Hospital-Acquired Pneumonia: Lessons for Future Research. J Healthc Qual. 2018 Apr 09. PMID: 29634593.

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  • Published on 9/1/2017

    Crimlisk JT, Krisciunas GP, Grillone GA, Gonzalez RM, Winter MR, Griever SC, Fernandes E, Medzon R, Blansfield JS, Blumenthal A. Emergency Airway Response Team Simulation Training: A Nursing Perspective. Dimens Crit Care Nurs. 2017 Sep/Oct; 36(5):290-297. PMID: 28777116.

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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 7/28/2017

    Grillone GA, Wang Z, Krisciunas GP, Tsai AC, Kannabiran VR, Pistey RW, Zhao Q, Rodriguez-Diaz E, A'Amar OM, Bigio IJ. The color of cancer: Margin guidance for oral cancer resection using elastic scattering spectroscopy. Laryngoscope. 2017 Sep; 127 Suppl 4:S1-S9. PMID: 28752518.

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  • Published on 11/16/2016

    Krisciunas GP, Castellano K, McCulloch TM, Lazarus CL, Pauloski BR, Meyer TK, Graner D, Van Daele DJ, Silbergleit AK, Crujido LR, Rybin D, Doros G, Kotz T, Langmore SE. Impact of Compliance on Dysphagia Rehabilitation in Head and Neck Cancer Patients: Results from a Multi-center Clinical Trial. Dysphagia. 2017 Apr; 32(2):327-336. PMID: 27848021.

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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 4/19/2016

    Lawson N, Krisciunas GP, Langmore SE, Castellano K, Sokoloff W, Hayatbakhsh R. Comparing dysphagia therapy in head and neck cancer patients in Australia with international healthcare systems. Int J Speech Lang Pathol. 2017 Apr; 19(2):128-138. PMID: 27093099.

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  • Published on 2/8/2016

    Krisciunas GP, Golan H, Marinko LN, Pearson W, Jalisi S, Langmore SE. A novel manual therapy programme during radiation therapy for head and neck cancer - our clinical experience with five patients. Clin Otolaryngol. 2016 Aug; 41(4):425-31. PMID: 26381894.

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  • Published on 12/9/2015

    Tsai AC, Krisciunas GP, Brook C, Basa K, Gonzalez M, Crimlisk J, Silva J, Grillone GA. Comprehensive Emergency Airway Response Team (EART) Training and Education: Impact on Team Effectiveness, Personnel Confidence, and Protocol Knowledge. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2016 Jun; 125(6):457-63. PMID: 26658070.

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  • Published on 10/15/2015

    Langmore SE, McCulloch TM, Krisciunas GP, Lazarus CL, Van Daele DJ, Pauloski BR, Rybin D, Doros G. Efficacy of electrical stimulation and exercise for dysphagia in patients with head and neck cancer: A randomized clinical trial. Head Neck. 2016 Apr; 38 Suppl 1:E1221-31. PMID: 26469360.

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