Graduate Degree

  • Boston University School of Graduate Dentistry , 1981 , Boston , MA

Medical School

  • Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine , 1984 , Chicago , IL


  • Loyola University Medical Center , 1984 , Chicago , IL


  • Loyola University Medical Center , 1988 , Chicago , IL


  • Children's Hospital of Buffalo , 1989 , Buffalo , NY


  • American Board of Otolaryngology


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  1. Francom CR, Javia LR, Wolter NE, Lee GS, Wine T, Morrissey T, Papsin BC, Peyton JM, Matava CT, Volk MS, Prager JD, Propst EJ. Pediatric laryngoscopy and bronchoscopy during the COVID-19 pandemic: A four-center collaborative protocol to improve safety with perioperative management strategies and creation of a surgical tent with disposable drapes. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2020 Jul; 134:110059. View abstract
  2. Santiago R, Howard M, Dombrowski ND, Watters K, Volk MS, Nuss R, Costello JM, Rahbar R. Preoperative augmentative and alternative communication enhancement in pediatric tracheostomy. Laryngoscope. 2020 Jul; 130(7):1817-1822. View abstract
  3. Volk MS. Improving Team Performance Through Simulation-Based Learning. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2017 Oct; 50(5):967-987. View abstract
  4. Ginat DT, Vargas SO, Silvera VM, Volk MS, Degar BA, Robson CD. Imaging Features of Juvenile Xanthogranuloma of the Pediatric Head and Neck. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2016 May; 37(5):910-6. View abstract
  5. Reilly BK, Volk MS. Emergency use of a customized tracheostomy tube for pediatric patients. Laryngoscope. 2012 Jul; 122(7):1624-5. View abstract
  6. Burghardt L, Neuman MI, Capraro AJ, Volk MS, Nagler J. Picture of the month--quiz case. Plastic bronchitis. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2011 Sep; 165(9):865, 866. View abstract
  7. Volk MS, Ward J, Irias N, Navedo A, Pollart J, Weinstock PH. Using medical simulation to teach crisis resource management and decision-making skills to otolaryngology housestaff. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2011 Jul; 145(1):35-42. View abstract
  8. Quesnel AM, Lee GS, Nuss RC, Volk MS, Jones DT, Rahbar R. Minimally invasive endoscopic management of subglottic stenosis in children: success and failure. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2011 May; 75(5):652-6. View abstract
  9. Leuin S, Cunningham M, Volk MS, Hartnick C. Transhyoid approach to excision of recurrent vallecular pseudocysts. Laryngoscope. 2008 Jan; 118(1):124-7. View abstract
  10. Boseley ME, Cunningham MJ, Volk MS, Hartnick CJ. Validation of the Pediatric Voice-Related Quality-of-Life survey. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006 Jul; 132(7):717-20. View abstract
  11. Evans AK, Rahbar R, Rogers GF, Mulliken JB, Volk MS. Robin sequence: a retrospective review of 115 patients. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2006 Jun; 70(6):973-80. View abstract
  12. Valdez TA, Desai U, Volk MS. Recurrent fetal rhabdomyoma of the head and neck. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2006 Jun; 70(6):1115-8. View abstract
  13. Evans AK, Rogers G, Rahbar, R, Mulliken, JB, Hartnick, CJ, Volk, MS. Pierre Robin Sequence: A Review of 113 Patients. 2004. View abstract
  14. Hartnick CJ, Volk M, Cunningham M. Establishing normative voice-related quality of life scores within the pediatric otolaryngology population. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2003 Oct; 129(10):1090-3. View abstract
  15. Hartnick CJ, Volk MS, Cunningham MJ. Establishing Normative Voice–Related Quality of Life Scores Within the Pediatric Otolaryngology Population. 2003. View abstract
  16. Nayak VK, Hartnick CJ, Cunningham MJ, Makarious LA, Volk MS, Eavey RD. . Cost benefit analysis of coagulation studies in patients with Post-Tonsillectomy hemorrhage. . 2003. View abstract
  17. Volk MS, Nielsen GP. MGH Case Records (Case 7-2001): A male infant with a right maxillary mass. NEJM. 2001; 344(10):750-754. View abstract
  18. Shah RK, Nemati B, Wang LV, Volk MS, Shapshay SM. Optical-thermal simulation of human tonsillar tissue irradiation: clinical implications. Lasers Surg Med. 2000; 27(3):269-73. View abstract
  19. Benign and malignant tumors of the nose and paranasal sinuses. Textbook of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. 1999. View abstract
  20. Pizzuto MP, Volk MS, Kingston LM. Common topics in pediatric otolaryngology. Pediatr Clin North Am. 1998 Aug; 45(4):973-91. View abstract
  21. Ingrams DR, Volk MS, Biesman BS, Pankratov MM, Shapshay SM. Sinus surgery: does mitomycin C reduce stenosis? Laryngoscope. 1998 Jun; 108(6):883-6. View abstract
  22. Shah R, Wang Z, Perrault DF, Volk MS, Shapshay SM, McMillan K. mucosal intact laser tonsillar ablation: Dosimetry studies. 1998. View abstract
  23. Wang Z, Volk MS, Shapshay SM. Endoscopic laryngotracheoplasty and graft soldering with the carbon dioxide laser. An animal study. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1997 Dec; 106(12):989-94. View abstract
  24. Volk MS, Wang Z, Pankratov MM, Perrault DF, Ingrams DR, Shapshay SM. Mucosal intact laser tonsillar ablation. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1996 Dec; 122(12):1355-9. View abstract
  25. Schiff NF, Volk MS, Liu E. . Isolated fracture of the otic capsule. 1996. View abstract
  26. Volk MS, Castelli MJ, Valtonen H, Liu ES. . Histological study of subglottic wound healing in the rabbit animal model. 1996. View abstract
  27. Wang Z, Volk MS, Shapshay SM. Endoscopic laryngotracheoplasty and graft soldering with the CO2 laser:an animal study. 1996. View abstract
  28. Shapshay SM, Wang Z, Volk M, Perrault DF, Pankratov MM. Resurfacing of a large laryngeal wound with mucosa grafting: a combined technique using endoscopic suture and laser soldering. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1995 Dec; 104(12):919-23. View abstract
  29. Kingston L, Brodsky L, Volk MS, Stanievich J. Development and assessment of a home care tracheotomy manual. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 1995 Jul; 32(3):213-22. View abstract
  30. Wang Z, Pankratov MM, Volk MS, Perrault DF, Shapshay SM, . 1.06 um Nd: YAG Laser coagulation tonsillectomy: an animal study. Proc. SPIE. 1995; 2395:354-359. View abstract
  31. Volk MS, Nagy M. . Warfarin Embryopathy: An otolaryngologic perspective. 1995. View abstract
  32. Volk MS, Grossi M, Ballou MM, Hoernig LA, Brodsky LS, Pizzuto MP, Sweeney JD. . Efficacy of a new platelet aggregation technique in preoperative evaluation of pediatric adenotonsillectomy patients. . 1994. View abstract
  33. Kang J, Brodsky L, Danziger I, Volk M, Stanievich J. Coagulation profile as a predictor for post T&A hemorrhage. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 1994; 28:157-165. View abstract
  34. Volk MS, Martin P, Brodsky L, Stanievich JF, Ballou M. The effects of preoperative steroids on tonsillectomy patients. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1993 Oct; 109(4):726-30. View abstract
  35. Weinberg E, Brodsky L, Stanievich J, Volk M. Needle aspiration of peritonsillar abscess in children. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1993 Feb; 119(2):169-72. View abstract
  36. Bauer GP, Volk MS, Siddiqui SY, Brecher ML, Brodsky LS, Stanievich JF, Jockin H, Kakati S. Burkitt's lymphoma of the parapharyngeal space. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1993 Jan; 119(1):117-20. View abstract
  37. Brodsky L, Belles W, Brody A, Squire R, Stanievich J, Volk M. Needle aspiration of neck abscesses in children. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 1992 Feb; 31(2):71-6. View abstract
  38. Brodsky L, Volk MS. The airway and swallowing. Pediatric Swallowing and Feeding: Assessment and Management. 1992. View abstract
  39. Volk MS, Danziger I, Castelli M, Brodsky L, Stanievich J. . The effects of steroid and vitamin A on subglottic wound healing: a pilot study. 1992. View abstract
  40. Brodsky L, Nagy M, Volk M, Stanievich J, Moore L. The relationship of tonsil bacterial concentration to surface and core cultures in chronic tonsillar disease in children. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 1991 Feb; 21(1):33-9. View abstract
  41. Brodsky L, Belles W, Brody A, Squire R, Stanievich J, Volk M. Needle aspiration of neck abscesses in children. 1991. View abstract
  42. Bauer G, Volk M, Siddiqui S, Jockin H, Brecher M, Stanievich J, Brodsky L, Kakati S. Burkitt's lymphoma of the parapharyngeal space. 1991. View abstract
  43. Weinberg E, Brodsky L, Stanievich J, Volk M. . Needle aspiration of peritonsillar abscess in children. 1991. View abstract
  44. Volk MS, Arnold S, Brodsky L. Otolaryngologic and audiologic considerations in patients with craniofacial disorders. An Interdisciplinary Approach to Craniofacial Anomalies. 1991; 168-187. View abstract
  45. Xiao H, Volk MS, Tebbi CK, Kakati S. American Burkitt lymphoma stage II with 47,XY,+20,t(8;14)(q24;q32). Cancer Genet Cytogenet. 1990 Sep; 48(2):275-7. View abstract
  46. Markowitz-Spence L, Brodsky L, Syed N, Stanievich J, Volk M. Anesthetic complications of tympanotomy tube placement in children. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1990 Jul; 116(7):809-12. View abstract
  47. Golding-Kushner KJ, Working Group Coordinator, Argamaso RV, Cotton RT, Grames LM, Henningsson G, Jones DL, Karnell MP, Klaiman PG, Lewing ML, Marsh JL, McCall GN, McGrath CP, Muntz HR, Nevdahl MT, Rakoff SJ, Shprintzen RJ, Sidoti EJ, Vallino LD, Volk M, Williams WN, Witzel MA, Wood VLD, Ysunza A. Standardization for the reporting of nasopharyngoscopy and multi-view video fluoroscopy: A report from an international working group. The Cleft Palate Journal. 1990; 27(4):337-347. View abstract
  48. Holinger LD, Volk MS, Tucker GF. Congenital laryngeal anomalies associated with tracheal agenesis. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1987 Sep-Oct; 96(5):505-8. View abstract
  49. Volk MS, Matz GJ. Cis-platinum. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1983 Oct; 91(5):585-7. View abstract