Reza Rahbar MD DMD FACS

Reza Rahbar, DMD, MD

Associate Otolaryngologist-in-Chief: Director of Center for Airway Disorders: Co-Director, Head, Neck and Skull Base Surgery Program

Associate Professor of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School

  • Contact: 617-355-6462

  • Fax: 617-730-0320

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Aerodigestive Disorders
  • Head and Neck Tumors
  • Otolaryngology
  • Otolaryngology
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Vascular Anomalies
  • Airway Disorders

Departments

  • Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement
  • Hematology / Oncology

Languages

  • English

Programs

  • Center for Airway Disorders (CAD)
  • Advanced Fetal Care Center
  • Brain Tumor Center
  • Robotic Surgery Program
  • Sinus Surgery Program
  • Bone Marrow Failure Program
  • Solid Tumor Program
  • Otolaryngology Program
  • Vascular Anomalies Center
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-6462 or Request an Appointment

Experience and Education

Education

Medical School

Tufts University School of Medicine,

Boston, MA

Internship

New England Medical Center Affiliated Hospitals,

Boston, MA

Residency

New England Medical Center ,

Boston, MA

Fellowship

Boston Children's Hospital,

Boston, MA

Certifications

  • Otolaryngology

Professional History

Dr. Rahbar has practiced pediatric otolaryngology at Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH) since 1998. His clinical expertise in pediatric airway disorders and head and neck tumors is recognized nationally and internationally.  He co-directs two multidisciplinary programs in this regard and has edited books and been published in numerous respected journals on these subjects. He has also been invited to speak in multiple worldwide venues, mentoring the next generation of clinician-researchers to care for such children. Selected as Associate Chief of the Department of Otolaryngology in 2011, he has a critical role in the stewardship of the Department, in particular as Chair of the Operations Committee and the Education Committee, as well as Director of the Fellowship Program.

 

As the Associate Chief of the Department of Otolaryngology, he chairs the Department’s Operations Committee, working to ensure excellence of care at the Longwood campus as well as at the current four satellite locations. In recognition to his role as the Associate Chief, he was nominated and selected by the institution to attend the Executive Harvard Business Management Program from 2011- 2013.  He additionally leads and serves his profession through a number of regional, national and international positions. He was the President of the New England Otolaryngology Society and past Councilor at Large of the American Broncho-Esophagological Association. He currently serves as the Chair of the Long Range Strategic Planning Committee of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Chair of Liaison Committee of the American Broncho-Esophageological Association and has been nominated as the U.S. Liaison Member to the Board of European Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology.

To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-6462 or Request an Appointment

Locations

The future of pediatrics will be forged by thinking differently, breaking paradigms and joining together in a shared vision of tackling the toughest challenges before us.”
- Sandra L. Fenwick, President and CEO

Boston Children's Hospital 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115 617-355-6000 | 800-355-7944

Close