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Danielle L. Gainor, MD

Danielle L. Gainor, MD

Assistant Professor

Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery

EDUCATION

BS, Biology: Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA

MD: Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Otolaryngology Internship and Residency: Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH

Head and Neck Oncology and Microvascular Fellowship: Department of Otolaryngology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS

American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

State of Georgia medical license

HONORS AND AWARDS

Excellence in Teaching Award, Cleveland Clinic, 2014-2015

Caregiver Celebrations Appreciation Award, Cleveland Clinic, 2015

CURRENT PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Northeast Ohio Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgical Society

American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

American Head & Neck Society

CLINICAL INTERESTS

Bone and soft tissue reconstruction of the head and neck

Maxillary and mandibular reconstruction

Surgical management of benign and malignant tumors of the oral cavity, oropharynx, larynx and sinonasal cavities

Treatment of benign and malignant salivary gland tumors

RESEARCH FOCUS

Laryngeal cancer

Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the salivary gland

Functional outcomes after free tissue reconstruction

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

"Sodium iodide symporter expression in adenoid cystic carcinoma of the head and neck." Gainor DL, Chute DJ, Lorenz RR. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015 Aug;141(8):739-44.

"Bridging bronchus: Importance of recognition on airway endoscopy." Gainor DL, Kinzinger M, Carl J, Anne S. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2015 Jul;79(7):1145-7.

"Reinke edema: Signs, symptoms, and findings on strobovideolaryngoscopy." Gainor DL, Chowdhury FR, Sataloff RT. Ear Nose Throat J. 2011 Apr;90(4):142-58.

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