"Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it."

Overview 

Undergraduate Education: Dartmouth College

Graduate School / Medical School: University of California San Diego

Academic interests 

CLINICAL INTERESTS

Otolaryngology

RESEARCH FOCUS

Head and neck cancer

Recent Publications

Chan J, Raju S, Nandakumar R, Bly R, Gollakota S. Detecting middle ear fluid using smartphones., Sci Transl Med 2019 May; 11(492):

Cannon RB, Houlton JJ, Patel S, Raju S, Noble A, Futran ND, Parvathaneni U, Méndez E. Patterns of cervical node positivity, regional failure rates, and fistula rates for HPV+ oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma treated with transoral robotic surgery (TORS)., Oral Oncol. 2018 Nov; 86296-300

Méndez E, Rodriguez CP, Kao MC, Raju S, Diab A, Harbison RA, Konnick EQ, Mugundu GM, Santana-Davila R, Martins R, Futran ND, Chow LQM. A Phase I Clinical Trial of AZD1775 in Combination with Neoadjuvant Weekly Docetaxel and Cisplatin before Definitive Therapy in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma., Clin. Cancer Res. 2018 Jun; 24(12):2740-2748

Lemieux A, Kedarisetty S, Raju S, Orosco R, Coffey C. Lymph Node Yield as a Predictor of Survival in Pathologically Node Negative Oral Cavity Carcinoma., Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2016 Mar; 154(3):465-72

Hussain T, Mastrodimos MB, Raju SC, Glasgow HL, Whitney M, Friedman B, Moore JD, Kleinfeld D, Steinbach P, Messer K, Pu M, Tsien RY, Nguyen QT. Fluorescently labeled peptide increases identification of degenerated facial nerve branches during surgery and improves functional outcome., PLoS ONE 2015 ; 10(3):e0119600