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Todd E. Falcone, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
Director, Laser Committee
Academic Office Location:
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-8083
Phone: 860-679-3196
Fax: 860-679-6564

Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

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B.A.Middlebury CollegeNeuroscience and U.S. History
M.D.UConn School of MedicineMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
ResidencyBoston University Medical CenterOtolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
The Gerald Leonard, MD Award for Excellence in Resident Teaching and AdvocacyUConn Division of Otolaryngology
Connecticut ENT Society Young Physician’s GrantConnecticut ENT Society
Jalisi Resident Teaching Award, Otolaryngology – Head and Neck SurgeryBoston University
Departmental Honors: Honors Awarded in Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Surgery and Surgery Sub-InternshipUConn School of Medicine
Student Services/Student Affairs AwardUConn School of Medicine
Excellence in Medical Studies AwardUConn School of Medicine
Special Recognition Award: Awarded for Exceptional Service to the Clinical Trials Working Group of the National Cancer Advisory BoardNational Cancer Institute
General otolaryngology including adults and pediatrics, nasal and endoscopic sinus surgery, salivary gland disorders, thyroid disorders including Graves' ophthalmopathy, endoscopic nasolacrimal duct surgery, swallowing difficulties including endoscopic Zenker's diverticulectomy
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
UConn School of Medicine Alumni Advisory BoardAdvisory CommitteeVice PresidentUConn HealthUniversity2018
Integrative Medicine Committee of the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck SurgeryProfessional/Scientific OrganizationNational2017
History and Archives Committee of the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck SurgeryProfessional/Scientific OrganizationNational2017
New England Otolaryngological Society (NEOS)Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalRegional2015
Young Physician Section of the AAO-HNSProfessional/Scientific OrganizationRecruitment Taskforce memberExternalNational2015
American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS)Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational2014
CT ENT SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMember at LargeExternalLocal2014
Laser CommitteeAdvisory CommitteeDirectorUConn HealthUniversity2014
ENT Interest Group (School of Medicine)Advisory CommitteeFaculty AdvisorUConn HealthUniversity2014
The effect of vitamin D deficiency on post thyroidectomy hypocalcemia

Journal Articles

  • Otolaryngology interest groups: A potential solution to the residency match crisis.
    Naples, James G; Canfarotta, Michael; Tabtabai, Ryan; Sparks, Devika; Parham, Kourosh; Falcone, Todd Laryngoscope investigative otolaryngology 2019 Feb;4(1):24-29
  • A Large Tonsillar Mass in a Healthy Teenager.
    Rahman, Khalil K; Kashat, Lawrence; Falcone, Todd E JAMA otolaryngology-- head & neck surgery 2019 Jan;
  • Otolaryngology Interest Groups: A Potential Solution to the Residency Match Crisis.
    James Naples, Michael Canfarotta, Ryan Tabtabai, Devika Sparks, Kourosh Parham, Todd Falcone Laryngoscope Investigative Journal 2018 Nov;
  • A Large Tonsillar Mass in a Healthy Teenager
    Khalil K Rahman, Lawrence Kashat, Todd E Falcone JAMA Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery 2018 Oct;
  • Opioid Prescribing Patterns among Otolaryngologists.
    Schwartz, Marissa A; Naples, James G; Kuo, Chia-Ling; Falcone, Todd E Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2018 Feb;158854-859
  • Conservative Treatment of Isolated Cricoid Cartilage Fractures From Blunt Trauma.
    Falcone, Todd E; Schwartz, Marissa A; Lee, Annie S; Anderson, Timothy D JAMA otolaryngology-- head & neck surgery 2017 May;143633-634
  • Killian Jamieson Diverticulum: A Case Report and Argument for Transcervical Diverticulectomy.
    Susannah Orzell MD, Todd E Falcone MD, Gregory Grillone MD Journal of Otolaryngology and Rhinology 2016 Oct;
  • Correlating pre-operative vitamin d status with post-thyroidectomy hypocalcemia.
    Falcone, Todd E; Stein, Daniel J; Jumaily, Jeffrey S; Pearce, Elizabeth N; Holick, Michael F; McAneny, David B; Jalisi, Scharukh; Grillone, Gregory A; Stone, Michael D; Devaiah, Anand K; Noordzij, J Pieter Endocrine practice : official journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists 2014 Dec;21(4):348-54

Book Chapters

  • Head and Neck Space Infections.
    Robert F. Yellon, Todd Falcone, David w. Roberson Bluestone and Stool's: Pediatric Otolaryngology 2014 Mar;
Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
A Scary Case of EpistaxisTalkBoston University Otolaryngology2018Waltham, MA
Combating Burnout - Lessons Learned from Integrative MedicinePanel DiscussionAmerican Academy of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery Annual Meeting2018Atlanta, GA
Otolaryngological Manifestations and Management of HPVPanel DiscussionUConn Division of Otolaryngology Alumni Conference2018UConn Health, Farmington, CT
Mehta K, Schwartz M, Falcone T, Kavanagh K. Tracheostomy Care Education for the Non-Surgical Provider: A Quality Improvement Initiative.PosterAmerican Academy of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery Annual Meeting2018Atlanta, GA
Schwartz M, Mehta K, Falcone T, Kavanagh K. Tracheostomy Care Education for the Non-Surgical Provider: A Quality Improvement Initiative.PosterTriological Society of the American Academy of Otolaryngology2018National Harbor, MD
Carmi A, de la Portilla L, Falcone M, Falcone T, Luthra P. Total Thyroidectomy in Treatment of Moderate to Severe Graves Orbitopathy.PosterEndocrine Society Annual Meeting2018Chicao, IL
Second Look WeekendTalkUniversity of Connecticut SOM2016
Surgical Airway: Primer of TracheotomyLectureUConn Health Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery2016Framington, CT
Sinusitis and AllergiesLectureUConn Heath / Current Clinical Medicine2016Farmington, CT
Allergies and Sinus Disease: What you should know.TalkUConn Discovery Series2015Farmington, CT
Otolaryngology Scary Cases Conference: Difficult Airway PresentationLectureMassachusetts Medical Society2015Waltham, MA
A Report from the Young Physicians Section of the AAO-HNSTalkCT ENT Society2015Plantsville, CT
An Update on Chronic Sinusitis: An Otolaryngologist’s PerspectiveLectureUCHC Medical Grand Rounds2015Farmington, CT