Patient Care

Rami Saade, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Acting Chair, Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

Dr. Rami Saade is Clinical Assistant Professor, Residency Program Director, and Clerkship Director in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the LAU Gilbert and Rose-Marie Chagoury School of Medicine.

Dr. Saade graduated in 2008 from the American University of Beirut School of Medicine and completed an internship in Surgery followed by a Residency in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery (AUBMC 2013). He then pursued a prestigious two-year fellowship in Head and Neck Surgical Oncology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, USA.

Dr. Saade’s subspecialty expertise and interest are focused on head and neck surgery for malignant and benign tumors of the oral cavity, pharynx, larynx, sinonasal cavity, anterior skull base, salivary gland, thyroid/parathyroid and skin. His surgical and research interests revolve around modern techniques in head and neck surgery. Dr. Saade’s breadth of practice also includes pediatric ENT surgery, airway and laryngeal surgery, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, endoscopic sinus surgery and otology.

Dr. Saade has been a lecturer at a number of regional and international conferences. He has authored many original articles in peer-reviewed journals and book chapters in the field of head and neck cancer.

Dr. Saade joined LAU Medical Center-Rizk Hospital in 2016. Along with his clinical and surgical responsibilities, he is actively involved in the academic and administrative development of the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.

Selected Publications

View Dr. Saade’s publications on PubMed (search term: Saade RE, Saade Rami).

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ENT, otolaryngology, head and neck cancer, larynx cancer, larynx tumor, tongue cancer, tongue tumor, throat tumor, parotid surgery, salivary gland tumor, cheek mass, dysphagia, difficulty swallowing, epistaxis, nose bleed, nasal tumor, sinonasal tumor, maxillary tumor, maxillectomy, carotid body tumor, neck mass, neck dissection, thyroid surgery, skin cancer, skin tumor, rhinoplasty, septoplasty, sinusitis, endoscopic sinus surgery, adenoidectomy, tonsillectomy, tympanostomy tubes, tonsillitis, hoarseness, sinusitis, obstructive sleep apnea, tinnitus, vertigo, hearing loss, ear pain, otalgia, sore throat, allergy, parotid gland tumor, sinus infection