Avner Aliphas, MD

Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

Avner Aliphas
800 Harrison Avenue BCD Building


Avner Aliphas, MD is an Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology at the Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine. Before entering the medical field as a doctor, he earned two undergraduate degrees: one in Computer Science and another in Biomedical Engineering. Additionally, he completed a master’s in Biomedical Engineering at Boston University. His main role at the university is teaching medical students and residents in a clinical setting. He is certified in Otolaryngology including sinus/allergy and otologic disease.


  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, MD
  • Boston University, MS
  • Johns Hopkins University, BS


  • Published on 2/2/2021

    Fan T, Workman AD, Miller LE, Sakats MM, Rajasekaran K, Brant JA, Parasher AK, Huckins D, Aliphas A, Glicksman R, Eskander A, Glicksman JT. The Impact of COVID-19 on Otolaryngology Community Practice in Massachusetts. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2021 09; 165(3):424-430. PMID: 33525964.

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  • Published on 5/14/2020

    Abdalkader M, Ma A, Cohen M, Aliphas A, Sakai O, Nguyen TN. Endovascular coiling of large mastoid emissary vein causing pulsatile tinnitus. Interv Neuroradiol. 2020 Dec; 26(6):821-825. PMID: 32408784.

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  • Published on 7/1/2017

    Russell KA, Brook CD, Platt MP, Grillone GA, Aliphas A, Noordzij JP. The Benefits and Limitations of Targeted Training in Flexible Transnasal Laryngoscopy Diagnosis. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 Jul 01; 143(7):707-711. PMID: 28472351.

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  • Published on 3/18/2015

    Brook CD, Platt MP, Russell K, Grillone GA, Aliphas A, Noordzij JP. Time to competency, reliability of flexible transnasal laryngoscopy by training level: a pilot study. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015 May; 152(5):843-50. PMID: 25788339.

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  • Published on 1/1/2015

    Brook CD, Buch K, Gadaleta D, Jalisi S, Grillone G, Sakai O, Aliphas A. Changes in the jugular bulb associated with sacrifice of the internal jugular vein. Otol Neurotol. 2015 Jan; 36(1):146-50. PMID: 25514783.

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  • Published on 12/1/2014

    Remenschneider AK, Lookabaugh S, Aliphas A, Brodsky JR, Devaiah AK, Dagher W, Grundfast KM, Heman-Ackah SE, Rubin S, Sillman J, Tsai AC, Vecchiotti M, Kujawa SG, Lee DJ, Quesnel AM. Otologic outcomes after blast injury: the Boston Marathon experience. Otol Neurotol. 2014 Dec; 35(10):1825-34. PMID: 25393974.

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  • Published on 8/14/2014

    Brook C, Noordzij JP, Russell K, Aliphas A, Platt M. Predictive findings of allergic disease in fiberoptic nasolaryngoscopy. Laryngoscope. 2015 Feb; 125(2):286-90. PMID: 25124968.

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  • Published on 7/9/2009

    Lin HW, Aliphas A, Leonard DS. Membranous band of a first branchial cleft anomaly. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2009 Sep; 141(3):420-1. PMID: 19716026.

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  • Published on 12/1/2008

    Roberts DS, Mahoney EJ, Hutchinson CT, Aliphas A, Grundfast KM. Analysis of recurrent angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor-induced angioedema. Laryngoscope. 2008 Dec; 118(12):2115-20. PMID: 19029862.

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  • Published on 5/1/2006

    Aliphas A, Prufer N, Grundfast KM. Emerging therapies for the treatment and prevention of otitis media. Expert Opin Emerg Drugs. 2006 May; 11(2):251-64. PMID: 16634700.

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