"I don’t believe in the wisdom of children, nor in the wisdom of the old. There is a moment, a cusp, when the sum of gathered experience is worn down by the details of the living. We are never so wise as when we live in the moment." – Paul Kalanithi


Undergraduate Education: University of South Carolina, Arnold School of Public Health, Columbia, SC, B.S., 2010
Graduate School / Medical School: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, M.D., 2017

Academic interests 


Head and neck trauma, head & neck surgery, pediatric otolaryngology, general otolaryngology.


Pediatric airway malformations, airway imaging, pediatric otolaryngology, reconstructive surgery, tissue engineering, osteoinduction.

Recent Publications

Lam AS, Kirkham EM, Dahl JP, Kinter SL, Perkins JA, Sie KCY. Speech Outcomes After Sphincter Pharyngoplasty for Velopharyngeal Insufficiency., Laryngoscope 2020 Oct

Lam AS, Liu CC, Deutsch GH, Rivera J, Perkins JA, Holmes G, Jabs EW, Cunningham ML, Dahl JP. Genotype-Phenotype Correlation of Tracheal Cartilaginous Sleeves and Fgfr2 Mutations in Mice., Laryngoscope 2020 Sep

Loy KA, Lam AS, Otjen JP, Dahl JP. Tracheal cartilaginous sleeve diagnosed on ultrasound in a child with Pfeiffer syndrome., Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2020 Nov; 138110321

Lam AS, Collop NA, Bliwise DL, Dedhia RC. Validated Measures of Insomnia, Function, Sleepiness, and Nasal Obstruction in a CPAP Alternatives Clinic Population., J Clin Sleep Med 2017 Aug; 13(8):949-957

Lam AS, Wise SK, Dedhia RC. Practice Patterns of Sleep Otolaryngologists at Training Institutions in the United States., Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017 06; 156(6):1025-1031