University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Surgery

Bio for Donald A. Leopold, MD, FACS
Donald A. Leopold, MD, FACS

Donald A. Leopold, MD, FACS

Professor
Division of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery


Contact Information
E-mail: Donald.Leopold@uvmhealth.org
Office Location:
UVM Medical Center, 111 Colchester Ave., Mailstop 210WP4, Burlington, VT 05401

Education

MD, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH (1973)
MSB, Johns Hopkins University (1999)
BSE, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (1969)

Postdoctoral Training

Otolaryngology Resident, University Hospitals, Iowa City, IA (1974-1978)
General Surgery Intern, St. Luke's Hospital Center, New York, NY (1973-1974)

Academic Appointments

Professor, Division of Otolaryngology, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (2011-Present)

Other Professional Appointments

Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE (2005–2011)
Professor, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Ne (1999–2011)
Chair, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE (1999–2010)
Associate Professor, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University and Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD (1991-1999)
Chairperson, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD (1991-1997)
Associate Professor, State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse (Upstate Medical University), Syracuse, NY (1985–1991)
Assistant Professor, State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse (Upstate Medical University), Syracuse, NY (1978–1985)

Awards and Honors

Best Doctors in America, Inc. (2011-2015)
Leading Health Professionals of the World, IBC (2013)
Marquis Who's Who in America (2012)
Kipling's Who's Who (2011-2012)
Who's Who in Science and Engineering (2011-2012)

Publications

Nascimento-Sampaio FS, Leite M, Leopold DA, et al.  Influence of upper airway abnormalities on the control of severe asthma: a cross-sectional study.  Int Forum Allergy Rhinot.  2015 May;5(5):371-9.  doi: 10.1002/alr.21501.  Epub 2015 Mar 6.  PMID: 25755218

Healy DY Jr, Leopold DA, Gray ST, Holbrook EH.  The perforation technique: a modification to the frontal sinus osteoplastic flap.  Laryngoscope.  2014 Jun;124(6):1314-7.  doi: 10.1002/lary.24460.  Epub 2013 Nov 19.  PMID: 24122789

Leopold DA, Hornung DE.  Olfactory cocainization is not an effective long-term treatment for phantosmia.  Chem Senses.  2013 Nov;38(9):803-6.  doi: 10.1093/ chemse/bjt047.  Epub 2013 Oct 11.  PMID: 24122320

Hong SC, Holbrook EH, Leopold DA, Hummel T.  Distorted olfactory perception: a systematic review.  Acta Otolaryngol.  2012 Jun;132 Suppl 1:S27-31.  doi: 10.3109/ 00016489.2012.659759.  PMID: 22582778

Allis TJ, Leopold DA.  Smell and taste disorders.  Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am.  2012 Feb;20(1):93-111.  doi: 10.1016/j.fsc.2011.10.011.  PMID: 22099622

Richardson BE, Vanderwoude EA, Sudan R, Leopold DA, Thompson JS.  Gastric bypass does not influence olfactory function in obese patients.  Obes Surg.  2012 Feb;22(2):283-6. doi: 10.1007/s11695-011-0487-x.  PMID: 21822968


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