Maya Sardesai, M.D., M.Ed.
Maya Sardesai, M.D., M.Ed., joined the University of Washington faculty in 2010. She has advanced training in laryngology and facial plastic surgery and additional clinical interests in facial trauma, surgical treatment of obstructive sleep apnea, and nasal/sinus surgery. Sites of practice include Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center Eastside Specialty Center, and the VA Hospital of Puget Sound.
Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada, 1997
Medical School: Doctor of Medicine, Queen's University, Kingston, Canada, 2002
Internship: Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, Western University, London, Canada, 2003
Residency: Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, Western University, London, Canada, 2007
Fellowship: Laryngology, University of Washington, 2009
Other Training: Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Toronto, 2008
Board Certification: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2011
Awards and honors
2014: First place for poster on "Impact of patient related factors on the outcomes of office based injection laryngoplasty" at Triological Society Meeting
2011: Driftwood University of Washington Faculty Teaching Award
Surgical treatment of snoring and sleep apnea; management of airway, voice and swallowing; treatment of head and neck trauma and cancer.
Impact of surgery on quality of life; research about medical education.
Meyer TK, Bergmark R, Zatz M, Sardesai MG, Litvack JR, Starks Acosta A. Barriers Pushed Aside: Insights on Career and Family Success from Women Leaders in Academic Otolaryngology., Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2019 08; 161(2):257-264
Callahan E, Bly R, Johnson K, Aghdasi N, Hannaford B, Moe K, Sardesai MG. Wrist Motion Variation between Novices and Experienced Surgeons Performing Simulated Airway Surgery., OTO Open ; 1(4):2473974X17738959
Shen JY, Futran ND, Sardesai MG. Craniofacial osteomyelitis evolving from sinusitis., Radiol Case Rep 2018 Feb; 13(1):104-107
Javia L, Sardesai MG. Physical Models and Virtual Reality Simulators in Otolaryngology., Otolaryngol Clin North Am 2017 Oct; 50(5):875-891