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Joseph Zenga MD

Joseph Zenga MD

Assistant Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Otolaryngology
Program: Clinical

Member of the Cancer Center


  • The Difficult Secondary Tracheoesophageal Puncture: A Technique for Safe Insertion. (Abdul-Aziz D, Zenga J, Deschler DG) ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 2018 Nov 28;81(1):10-15 PMID: 30485859 11/30/2018    
  • State of the art: Rehabilitation of speech and swallowing after total laryngectomy. (Zenga J, Goldsmith T, Bunting G, Deschler DG) Oral Oncol 2018 Nov;86:38-47 PMID: 30409318 11/10/2018    
  • Pharyngo-laryngo-palatal myoclonus (Zenga J, Harmon A, Ogden MA) Perspectives on Voice and Voice Disorders 32. Zenga J, Harmon A, Ogden MA. Pharyngo-laryngo-palatal myoclonus. Perspectives on Voice and Voice Disorders. 2015. 25(3): 102. 08/03/2018    
  • Tip-on-Tip Scapular (TOTS) Flap for Reconstruction of Combined Palatectomy and Rhinectomy Defects. (Bartholomew RA, Zenga J, Lin DT, Deschler DG, Richmon JD) Facial Plast Surg 2018 Aug;34(4):389-393 PMID: 30041272 07/25/2018    
  • Functional considerations in oral cavity reconstruction. (Pipkorn P, Rosenquist K, Zenga J) Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2018 Oct;26(5):326-333 PMID: 30024418 07/20/2018    
  • Sublingual gland excision for the surgical management of plunging ranula. (Chen JX, Zenga J, Emerick K, Deschler D) Am J Otolaryngol 2018 Sep - Oct;39(5):497-500 PMID: 30017374 07/19/2018    
  • Close Margins and Adjuvant Radiotherapy in Acinic Cell Carcinoma of the Parotid Gland. (Zenga J, Parikh AS, Emerick KS, Lin DT, Faquin WC, Deschler DG) JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2018 Nov 01;144(11):1011-1016 PMID: 29978180 PMCID: PMC6248181 07/07/2018    
  • Endotracheal Tube Obstruction Caused by Cuff Hyperinflation. (Zenga J, Galaiya D, Choumanova I, Richmon JD) Anesthesiology 2018 Sep;129(3):581 PMID: 29683807 04/24/2018    
  • Microsurgical instrument-assisted facial nerve dissection for deep lobe parotid tumors. (Zenga J, Lin BM, Chen J, Deschler DG) Laryngoscope 2018 Nov;128(11):2529-2531 PMID: 29570798 03/24/2018    
  • Salvage of recurrence after surgery and adjuvant therapy: A systematic review. (Zenga J, Gross J, Fowler S, Chen J, Vila P, Richmon JD, Varvares MA, Pipkorn P) Am J Otolaryngol 2018 Mar - Apr;39(2):223-227 PMID: 29398187 02/06/2018       1 Citations
  • Oncologic outcomes of extended neck dissections in human papillomavirus-related oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma. (Zenga J, Pipkorn P, Graboyes EM, Martin EJ, Rich JT, Moore EJ, Haughey BH, Jackson RS) Head Neck 2018 May;40(5):955-962 PMID: 29377416 01/30/2018    
  • Supraclavicular Artery Island Flap in Patients With Ports or Pacemakers. (Zenga J, Chen J, Deschler DG) JAMA Facial Plast Surg 2018 May 01;20(3):256-257 PMID: 29302680 01/06/2018    
  • Complications and Reoperations in Mandibular Angle Fractures. (Chen CL, Zenga J, Patel R, Branham G) JAMA Facial Plast Surg 2018 May 01;20(3):238-243 PMID: 29302682 PMCID: PMC5876800 01/06/2018    
  • Soft palate reconstruction after radionecrosis: Combined anterolateral thigh adipofascial and nasoseptal flaps. (Zenga J, Sharon JD, Gross J, Gantz J, Pipkorn P) Auris Nasus Larynx 2018 Aug;45(4):875-879 PMID: 29146179 11/18/2017    
  • Complications of double free flap and free flap combined with locoregional flap in head and neck reconstruction: A systematic review. (Chen CL, Zenga J, Roland LT, Pipkorn P) Head Neck 2018 Mar;40(3):632-646 PMID: 29140575 11/16/2017    
  • Erratum to: Transoral Resection of Human Papillomavirus (HPV)-Positive Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Oropharynx: Outcomes with and Without Adjuvant Therapy. (Jackson RS, Sinha P, Zenga J, Kallogjeri D, Suko J, Martin E, Moore EJ, Haughey BH) Ann Surg Oncol 2017 12;24(Suppl 3):695 PMID: 28849373 08/30/2017    
  • Transoral Resection of Human Papillomavirus (HPV)-Positive Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Oropharynx: Outcomes with and Without Adjuvant Therapy. (Jackson RS, Sinha P, Zenga J, Kallogjeri D, Suko J, Martin E, Moore EJ, Haughey BH) Ann Surg Oncol 2017 Nov;24(12):3494-3501 PMID: 28808988 08/16/2017       5 Citations
  • Trials in head and neck oncology: Evolution of perioperative adjuvant therapy. (Zenga J, Pipkorn P, Adkins DR, Thorstad WL, Nussenbaum B) Oral Oncol 2017 09;72:80-89 PMID: 28797466 08/12/2017       1 Citations
  • Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Clean-Contaminated Head and Neck Surgery: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. (Vila PM, Zenga J, Jackson RS) Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017 10;157(4):580-588 PMID: 28695786 07/12/2017       3 Citations
  • Head & neck reconstruction: Predictors of readmission. (Graboyes EM, Zenga J, Nussenbaum B) Oral Oncol 2017 11;74:159-162 PMID: 28668299 07/03/2017       2 Citations
  • Postoperative hemorrhage and hospital revisit after transoral robotic surgery. (Zenga J, Suko J, Kallogjeri D, Pipkorn P, Nussenbaum B, Jackson RS) Laryngoscope 2017 10;127(10):2287-2292 PMID: 28425577 04/21/2017       7 Citations
  • Reconstruction of the Intranasal Lining. (Zenga J, Chi JJ) Facial Plast Surg 2017 Feb;33(1):67-73 PMID: 28226372 02/23/2017    
  • Titanium Mesh Nasal Repair without Nasal Lining. (Zenga J, Kao K, Chen C, Gross J, Hahn S, Chi JJ, Branham GH) Facial Plast Surg 2017 Feb;33(1):52-57 PMID: 28226380 02/23/2017    
  • The Hybrid Transoral-Pharyngotomy Approach to Oropharyngeal Carcinoma: Technique and Outcome. (Sinha P, Pipkorn P, Zenga J, Haughey BH) Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 2017 May;126(5):357-364 PMID: 28205447 02/17/2017    
  • Acellular dermal graft pharyngeal repair augmentation after laryngectomy. (Pipkorn P, Sinha P, Zenga J, Graboyes E, Haughey BH) Am J Otolaryngol 2017 May - Jun;38(3):329-332 PMID: 28196713 02/16/2017    
  • Outcomes of surgically treated human papillomavirus-related oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma with N3 disease. (Zenga J, Haughey BH, Jackson RS, Adkins DR, Aranake-Chrisinger J, Bhatt N, Gay HA, Kallogjeri D, Martin EJ, Moore EJ, Paniello RC, Rich JT, Thorstad WL, Nussenbaum B) Laryngoscope 2017 09;127(9):2033-2037 PMID: 28008626 12/23/2016       3 Citations
  • Oncologic outcomes of selective neck dissection in HPV-related oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma. (Zenga J, Jackson RS, Graboyes EM, Sinha P, Lindberg M, Martin EJ, Ma D, Thorstad WL, Rich JT, Moore EJ, Haughey BH) Laryngoscope 2017 03;127(3):623-630 PMID: 27634021 09/17/2016       1 Citations
  • Management Controversies in Head and Neck Melanoma: A Systematic Review. (Zenga J, Nussenbaum B, Cornelius LA, Linette GP, Desai SC) JAMA Facial Plast Surg 2017 Jan 01;19(1):53-62 PMID: 27606893 09/09/2016       5 Citations
  • Surgical Treatment For T4 Oropharyngeal Cancer-Reply. (Nussenbaum B, Zenga J) JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017 01 01;143(1):97 PMID: 27560375 08/26/2016    
  • Definitive Surgical Therapy after Open Neck Biopsy for HPV-Related Oropharyngeal Cancer. (Zenga J, Graboyes EM, Haughey BH, Paniello RC, Mehrad M, Lewis JS Jr, Thorstad WL, Nussenbaum B, Rich JT) Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2016 Apr;154(4):657-66 PMID: 26861231 02/11/2016       4 Citations
  • Metastatic Cancer to the Larynx: A Case Report and Update. (Zenga J, Mehrad M, Bradley JP) J Voice 2016 Nov;30(6):774.e9-774.e12 PMID: 26743607 01/09/2016    
  • The unplanned intraoperative pharyngotomy: Pull, plug, or patch. (Zenga J, Graboyes EM, Sinha P, Haughey BH) Laryngoscope 2015 Dec;125(12):2736-40 PMID: 26452178 10/10/2015       1 Citations
  • Lower Trapezius Flap for Reconstruction of Posterior Scalp and Neck Defects after Complex Occipital-Cervical Surgeries. (Zenga J, Sharon JD, Santiago P, Nussenbaum B, Haughey BH, Fox IK, Myckatyn TM, Diaz JA, Chicoine MR) J Neurol Surg B Skull Base 2015 Sep;76(5):397-408 PMID: 26401483 PMCID: PMC4569504 09/25/2015    
  • Management of cervical esophageal and hypopharyngeal perforations. (Zenga J, Kreisel D, Kushnir VM, Rich JT) Am J Otolaryngol 2015 Sep-Oct;36(5):678-85 PMID: 26122742 07/01/2015       10 Citations
  • Treatment Outcomes for T4 Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma. (Zenga J, Wilson M, Adkins DR, Gay HA, Haughey BH, Kallogjeri D, Michel LS, Paniello RC, Rich JT, Thorstad WL, Nussenbaum B) JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2015 Dec;141(12):1118-27 PMID: 25902372 04/23/2015       13 Citations
  • Reconstruction of composite oral cavity defects with temporalis flaps after prior treatment. (Zenga J, Nussenbaum B, Rich JT, Sclaroff A, Diaz JA) Am J Otolaryngol 2015 Jan-Feb;36(1):97-102 PMID: 25459313 12/03/2014    
  • Adjunctive use of medical modeling for head and neck reconstruction. (Zenga J, Nussenbaum B) Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2013 Aug;21(4):335-43 PMID: 23743935 06/08/2013       1 Citations
  • Biofilm formation by otopathogenic strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa is not consistently inhibited by ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid. (Zenga J, Gagnon PM, Vogel J, Chole RA) Otol Neurotol 2012 Aug;33(6):1007-12 PMID: 22772018 PMCID: PMC3399970 07/10/2012       4 Citations
  • Last update: 01/04/2019
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