Heather A Edwards, MD FACS FRCSC
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

MD, University of Western Ontario

Dr. Edwards specializes in the surgical treatment of cancers of the head and neck region. Her clinical interests include minimally invasive surgical approaches and complex microvascular reconstruction after tumor excision. Her research interests include the impact of the oral microbiome on carcinogenesis and response to cancer therapies, and functional outcomes after reconstructive head and neck surgery.

Boston University
Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research

Dissecting temporal and spatial dynamics in HNC
07/01/2020 - 06/30/2021 (PI)
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary American College of


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  1. Eskander A, Marqueen KE, Edwards HA, Joshua AM, Petrella TM, de Almeida JR, Goldstein DP, Ferket BS. To ban or not to ban tanning bed use for minors: A cost-effectiveness analysis from multiple US perspectives for invasive melanoma. Cancer. 2021 Jul 01; 127(13):2333-2341. PMID: 33844296
  2. Bourdillon AT, Mehra S, Rahmati R, Judson B, Edwards HA. Anesthesia screen use may impact operating room communication practices in otolaryngology. Am J Otolaryngol. 2021 Mar 22; 42(5):103000. PMID: 33812208
  3. Rubin S, Wulu JA, Edwards HA, Dolan RW, Brams DM, Yarlagadda BB. The Impact of MassPAT on Opioid Prescribing Patterns for Otolaryngology Surgeries. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2021 04; 164(4):781-787.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33588624
  4. Mur T, Jaleel Z, Agarwal P, Edwards H, Levi JR. Paediatric laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma: Systematic review and pooled analysis. Clin Otolaryngol. 2021 May; 46(3):494-500.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33475248
  5. Bourdillon AT, Edwards HA. Review of probiotic use in otolaryngology. Am J Otolaryngol. 2021 Mar-Apr; 42(2):102883. PMID: 33453564; PMCID: PMC7914206; DOI: 10.1016/j.amjoto.2020.102883;
  6. Mohebali J, Edwards HA, Schwartz SI, Ergul EA, Deschler DG, LaMuraglia GM. Multispecialty surgical management of carotid body tumors in the modern era. J Vasc Surg. 2021 Jun; 73(6):2036-2040. PMID: 33253874
  7. Mur T, Jaleel Z, Agarwal P, Edwards HA. Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Larynx: A SEER Database Review. Ear Nose Throat J. 2020 Nov 10; 145561320970691.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33170034
  8. Izreig S, Hajek M, Edwards HA, Mehra S, Sasaki C, Judson BL, Rahmati RW. The role of vitamin D in head and neck cancer. Laryngoscope Investig Otolaryngol. 2020 Dec; 5(6):1079-1088. PMID: 33364397; PMCID: PMC7752058; DOI: 10.1002/lio2.469;
  9. Mur TA, Pellegrini WR, Jaleel Z, Edwards HA, Levi JR. Pediatric laryngeal sarcoma: Systematic review and pooled analysis. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2020 Dec; 139:110471.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33120103
  10. Ghulam-Smith M, Choi Y, Edwards H, Levi JR. Unique Challenges for Otolaryngology Patients During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2021 03; 164(3):519-521.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32928033
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