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Kara Prickett, MD

Mark El-Deiry, MD

Assistant Professor
Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

EDUCATION

MD: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY
Residency: Otolaryngology, Emory University Hospital
Fellowship: Pediatric Otolaryngology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS

Board Certified, American Board of Otolaryngology

State of Georgia Medical License

CURRENT APPOINTMENTS

Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, Emory University School of Medicine

HONORS AND AWARDS

Poster of Distinction, American Head and Neck Society, 2013

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society Election, 2008

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

Georgia Society of Otolaryngology

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

"Pediatric thyroid carcinoma in patients with Graves' disease: The role of ultrasound in selecting patients for definitive therapy." Kovatch KJ, Bauer AJ, Isaacoff EJ, Prickett KK, Adzick NS, Kazahaya K, Sullivan LM, Mostoufi-Moab S. Horm Res Paediatr. 2015 Apr 15. [Epub ahead of print]

"Inpatient observation for elective decannulation of pediatric patients with tracheostomy." Prickett KK, Sobol SE. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015 Feb;141(2):120-5.

"Grafting materials in skull base reconstruction." Prickett KK, Wise SK. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. 2013;74:24-32.

"Cost analysis of office-based and operating room procedures in rhinology." Prickett KK, Wise SK, DelGaudio JM. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2012 May-Jun;2(3):207-11.

RESEARCH FOCUS

Dr. Prickett's research endeavors have focused on comparative effectiveness and outcomes across a variety of disciplines. As her research progresses, she will continue to focus on outcomes, resource utilization, and effectiveness within the subspecialty of pediatric otolaryngology.