"Put the Big Rocks in first." --Stephen Covey


Undergraduate Education: University of Pennsylvania, Bioengineering, Philadelphia, PA 2010

Graduate School / Medical School: Tufts School of Medicine, Boston, MA 2015

Other Training: Brandeis Heller School for Social Policy & Management, Waltham, MA 2015

Academic interests 


Laryngology, Otology, Facial Plastics, Sinus surgery


Operational efficiency in hospital-based ambulatory surgery practices; Financial strategies for hospitals & departments in the era of the Affordable Care Act; Social media utilization in the cochlear implant community; Surgical devices and technical innovation

Recent Publications

Tayne S, Merrill CA, Saxena RC, King C, Devarajan K, Ianchulev S, Chilingerian J. Maximizing Operational Efficiency Using an In-House Ambulatory Surgery Model at an Academic Medical Center., J Healthc Manag ; 63(2):118-129

Saxena RC, Lehmann AE, Hight AE, Darrow K, Remenschneider A, Kozin ED, Lee DJ. Social media utilization in the cochlear implant community., J Am Acad Audiol 2015 Feb; 26(2):197-204

Saxena RC, Scott AR. The varying presentations of type I laryngeal cleft: illustrative cases in a set of triplets., Int. J. Pediatr. Otorhinolaryngol. 2015 Apr; 79(4):620-2