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Wade Chien, MD

Wade Wei-De Chien, MD
Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Specializing In: Infants (up to 1 year), Children (1-11 years), Adolescents (12-18 years), Adults (18+ years)

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Appointment Phone

301-896-3330

Main Location

Johns Hopkins Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery

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Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Centers & Institutes

  • Cochlear Implants / Hearing Disorders Center

Expertise

Acoustic Neuromas, Balance Disorders, Brain Tumors, Chronic Otitis Media, Cochlear Implantation, Hearing Aids, Hearing Loss, Hearing Restoration, Otolaryngology, Otology, Otosclerosis, Skull Base Tumors

Research Interests

Hearing protection/regeneration; Atraumatic methodologies for cochlear implant insertion; Musical perception in cochlear implant users; Temporal bone histopathology; Middle ear mechanics

Biography

Dr. Wade Chien is a fellowship-trained neuro-otologist who sees adults and children with complicated hearing and ear problems, including: hearing loss; severe ear infections; vestibular schwannoma (Acoustic neuroma); and neoplasms of the ear and temporal bone.
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  • Education +

    Training

    • University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine ( Los Angeles CA ) (2002)

    Residencies

    • Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary/Otolaryngology ( Boston MA ) (2009)

    Fellowships

    • The Johns Hopkins Hospital/Otolaryngology ( Baltimore MD ) (2011)

    Certifications

    • General, American Board of Otolaryngology-Otolaryngology (2010)
  • Research & Publications +

    Selected Publications

    Chien W, Northrop C, Levine S, Pilch BZ, Peake WT, Rosowski JJ, Merchant SN. Anatomy of the Distal Incus in Humans. J Assoc Res Otolaryngol. 2009 Dec;10(4):485-96.

    Chien W, Rosowski JJ, Ravicz ME, Rauch SD, Smullen J, Merchant, SN: Measurements of Stapes Velocity in Live Human Ears. Hear Res. 2009 Mar;249(1-2):54-61.

    Chien W, McKenna MJ, Rosowski JJ, Merchant SN: Isolated fracture of the manubrium of the malleus. J Laryngol Otol. 2007 Nov 26:1-7.

    Chien W, Rosowski JJ, Merchant SN: Investigation of the Mechanics of Type III Stapes Columella Tympanoplasty Using Laser-Doppler Vibrometry. Otol Neurotol. 2007 Sep;28(6):782-787.

    Rosowski JJ, Chien W, Ravicz ME, Merchant SN: Testing a method for quantifying the output of implantable middle ear hearing devices. Audiol Neurotol. 2007;12(4):265-76.

    Chien W, Ravicz ME, Rosowski JJ, Merchant SN: Measurements of Human Middle and Inner-Ear Mechanics with Dehiscence of the Superior Semicircular Canal. Otol Neurotol. 2007 Feb;28(2):250-7.

    Chien W, Ashland J, Haver K, Hardy S, Curren P, Hartnick CJ: Type 1 Laryngeal Clefts: Establishing a Functional Diagnostic and Management Algorithm. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2006 Dec;70(12):2073-9.

    Bhattacharyya N, Chien W: The risk of second primary malignancy after radioactive iodine treatment for thyroid carcinoma. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2006 Aug;115(8):607-10.

    Chien W, Ravicz ME, Merchant SN, Rosowski JJ: The effect of methodological differences in the measurement of stapes motion in live and cadaver ears, Audiology and Neurotology 2006;11:183-197.

    Hamanishi S, Koike T, Chien W, Ravicz ME, Rosowski JJ, Merchant SN, Kobayashi T, Wada H: Effects of Individual Differences in Size and Mobility of the Middle Ear on Hearing, JSME International Journal, 48C, (2005), 521-528.

    Chien W, Faquin W, Caruso P, Rabinov J, Cunningham MJ: Radiology Quiz case 4. Intramuscular Angioma (IMA). Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2005 Nov;131(11):1026, 1030.

    Chien W, Varvares MA, Hadlock T, Cheney M, Deschler DG: Effects of Aspirin and Low-Dose Heparin in Head and Neck Reconstruction using Microvascular Free Flaps. Laryngoscope. 2005 Jun;115(6):973-6.


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    Dr. Wade Chien, a neuro-otologist, treats complex hearing and ear problems including hearing loss, severe ear infections, skull base tumors.

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    Locations

    Johns Hopkins Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
    6420 Rockledge Drive
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    Phone: 301-896-3330
    Appointment Phone: 301-896-3330
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    Department/Division

    • Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery - The Listening Center

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