Anju K. Patel, MD
Instructor in Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Board-certified in otolaryngology and head and neck surgery and fellowship trained in laryngology, Dr. Anju Patel is a surgeon practicing at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Her clinical interests include management of voice and swallowing disorders, minimally invasive surgical techniques, and in-office procedures. She is an expert on topics ranging from dysphagia to transgender voice with 40+ presentations and peer-reviewed publications.
She is a member of the Center for Surgery and Public Health at Brigham and Women's Hospital with public health interests in leveraging digital technology to improve health literacy, patient experience and education, and ultimately patient outcomes.
She also investigates advancing technology initiatives in healthcare to support equity in the healthcare workforce. She leads multiple grant-funded projects on a local and national level examining equity and inclusion and its intersection with professional development using digital surveys and strategies. She is part of the Media & Public Relations Committee and Women in Otolaryngology Section Research & Survey Committee of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.
A graduate of The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) in Washington, DC, Dr. Patel completed residency training in otolaryngology–head and neck surgery at Tufts Medical Center. Subsequently, she completed a fellowship in laryngology and care of the professional voice at Emory University. Prior to joining Brigham and Women's Hospital, Dr. Patel worked at ENT and Allergy Associates and the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai in New York City.
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