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 4/24/2019

    Krisciunas GP, Vakharia A, Lazarus C, Taborda SG, Martino R, Hutcheson K, McCulloch T, Langmore SE. Application of Manual Therapy for Dysphagia in Head and Neck Cancer Patients: A Preliminary National Survey of Treatment Trends and Adverse Events. Glob Adv Health Med. 2019; 8:2164956119844151. PMID: 31041144.

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  • Published on 1/29/2019

    Borders JC, Fink D, Levitt JE, McKeehan J, McNally E, Rubio A, Scheel R, Siner JM, Taborda SG, Vojnik R, Warner H, White SD, Langmore SE, Moss M, Krisciunas GP. Relationship Between Laryngeal Sensation, Length of Intubation, and Aspiration in Patients with Acute Respiratory Failure. Dysphagia. 2019 Jan 29. PMID: 30694412.

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  • Published on 1/10/2019

    Van Daele DJ, Langmore SE, Krisciunas GP, Lazarus CL, Pauloski BR, McCulloch TM, Gramigna GD, Messing BP, Wagner CW, Mott SL. The impact of time after radiation treatment on dysphagia in patients with head and neck cancer enrolled in a swallowing therapy program. Head Neck. 2019 Mar; 41(3):606-614. PMID: 30629306.

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  • Published on 1/1/2019

    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. 2019 Jan/Feb; 41(1):1-9. PMID: 29634593.

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  • Published on 10/1/2018

    Crimlisk JT, Krisciunas GP, Sipe MH, Winter MR, Gonzalez RM, Grillone GA. Emergency Airway Response Team (EART) Documentation: Criteria, Feasibility, and Usability. Crit Care Nurs Q. 2018 Oct/Dec; 41(4):426-438. PMID: 30153187.

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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 3/1/2017

    Crimlisk JT, Grande MM, Krisciunas GP, Costello KV, Fernandes EG, Griffin M. Nurse Residency Program Designed for a Large Cohort of New Graduate Nurses: Implementation and Outcomes. Medsurg Nurs. 2017 Mar; 26(2):83-87, 104. PMID: 30304587.

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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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