Mark Persky at [NYU Langone Health]

Mark S. Persky, MD

  • Specialties: Head & Neck Surgery, Otolaryngology
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-731-6161
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300+
Head and Neck Surgeries Performed Annually
75+
Published, Peer-Reviewed Articles
Named
One of America’s Top Doctors by Castle Connolly for 15+ Years
Elected
2017 President of the Triological Society

About Me

The specialty of head and neck tumor management has significantly evolved over the past 10 to 20 years. I am proud to have contributed to many of the modern advances in treatment for patients with head and neck cancers through my work at NYU Langone’s Perlmutter Cancer Center.

My contributions have resulted in even more personalized therapy for patients and have improved overall cure rates and functional outcomes for patients following surgical treatment.

Working at NYU Langone allows me to remain committed to teaching medical students and residents at NYU School of Medicine. My students are an important part of my professional legacy and represent the bright future of otolaryngology and its subspecialty, head and neck surgery.


Conditions and Treatments

head and neck cancer, thyroid surgery, hyperparathyroidism, hemangioma, vascular malformation, arteriovenous malformation, capillary hemangioma, paraganglioma, neck mass, pituitary tumor, external ear tumor, parathyroid disease, laryngeal cancer, skin cancer, oral cancer, thyroid cancer, head and neck tumors, nasal sinus cancer, thyroid nodule, hyperthyroidism, pituitary gland surgery
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Credentials

Positions
  • Professor, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Co Dir- Head and Neck Institute, Hosp-Brooklyn
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Otolaryngology - Otolaryngology, 1976
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Beth Israel Medical Center, 1977
  • Residency, Department of Veterans Affairs-New York Campus, 1976
  • Residency, NYU Medical Center, 1976
  • Residency, Bellevue Hospital Center, 1976
  • MD from SUNY - Upstate, 1972

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NYU Otolaryngology Associates

160 East 34th Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10016

Research My Research

Interests

squamous cell carcinoma, head oncology, neck oncology, congenital vascular head lesions , congenital vascular neck lesions , skull base neoplasms , vascular neoplasms

Academic Contact

Academic office

160 East 34th Street

Seventh Floor

New York, NY 10016

Phone

212-731-6161

Fax

646-754-9777

Research Interests Timeline

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Clinical Trials

  • Phase II: Adaptive De-escalation of Radiation Therapy Dose In Favorable Risk HPV-Positive Oropharyngeal Carcinoma (ART)
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  • 1456GCC A Phase II trial of reirradiation combined with open label MK-3475 (Pembrolizumab) in patients with locoregional inoperable recurrence or second primary squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck (SCCHN)
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Publications

  • Acquired Vascular Tumors of the Head and Neck

    Persky, Mark; Tran, Theresa Persky, Mark; Tran, Theresa
    Otolaryngologic clinics of North America. 2017 Oct 27. 51 (1): 255-274

  • Five-year outcomes of an oropharynx-directed treatment approach for unknown primary of the head and neck

    Hu, Kenneth Shung; Mourad, Waleed Fouad; Gamez, Mauricio E; Lin, Wilson; Jacobson, Adam Saul; Persky, Mark Stephen; Urken, Mark L; Culliney, Bruce E; Li, Zujun; Tran, Theresa Nguyen; Schantz, Stimson Pryor; Chadha, Juskaran; Harrison, Louis Benjamin Hu, Kenneth Shung; Mourad, Waleed Fouad; Gamez, Mauricio E; Lin, Wilson; Jacobson, Adam Saul; Persky, Mark Stephen; Urken, Mark L; Culliney, Bruce E; Li, Zujun; Tran, Theresa Nguyen; Schantz, Stimson Pryor; Chadha, Juskaran; Harrison, Louis Benjamin
    Oral oncology. 2017 Jul. 70: 14-22

  • Low rates of contralateral neck failure in unilaterally treated oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma with prospectively defined criteria of lateralization

    Hu, Kenneth Shung; Mourad, Waleed Fouad; Gamez, Mauricio; Safdieh, Joseph; Lin, Wilson; Jacobson, Adam Saul; Persky, Mark Stephen; Urken, Mark Lawrence; Culliney, Bruce; Li, Zujun; Tran, Theresa Nguyen; Schantz, Stimson Pryor; Chadha, Juskaran; Harrison, Louis Benjamin Hu, Kenneth Shung; Mourad, Waleed Fouad; Gamez, Mauricio; Safdieh, Joseph; Lin, Wilson; Jacobson, Adam Saul; Persky, Mark Stephen; Urken, Mark Lawrence; Culliney, Bruce; Li, Zujun; Tran, Theresa Nguyen; Schantz, Stimson Pryor; Chadha, Juskaran; Harrison, Louis Benjamin
    Head & neck. 2017 May 5. 39 (8): 1647-1654

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