Curriculum Vitae


Fellowship, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
William Lawson, MD
The Mount Sinai Medical Center
New York, NY

Resident, Department of Otolaryngology,
The Mount Sinai Medical Center
New York, NY

Resident, Department of Surgery,
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Medical School, University of Illinois at Chicago
Doctor of Medicine
Chicago, IL

Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Engineering
Northwestern University
Evanston, IL


1. Chaboki, H., Lawson, W. "Creating a Pentagonal Nasal Pyramid for Correction of the Wide Nose", Fellowship Research Paper. American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2008.

2. Chaboki, H., Westreich, R., Wanna, G., Lawson, W. "Nasal Cavity & Paranasal Sinus Carcinoma". Head and Neck Cancer. Thieme Publishing. 2006.

3. Nurse, L., Lawson, W., Chaboki, H., Aguila, D. "Case Report: Frontal Sinus Mucocele Occurring in the Frontal Intersinus Septum". Poster presentation, Eastern Section - Triologic Society, Toronto, Ontario, January 2006.

4. Chaboki, H., Cleven, H. Moran, T., Mayer, L., Govindaraj, S., Genden, E. "Effect of Immunosuppression Withdrawal on Orthotopic Tracheal Allografts". Poster presentation, AAO-HNS Foundation 2003 Annual Meeting, Orlando, FA, September 2003.

5. Genden EM, Govindaraj S, Chaboki H, et al. Reepithelialization of orthotopic tracheal allografts prevents rejection after withdrawal of immunosuppression. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 2005; 114:279-88

6. Govindaraj, S., Chaboki, H, Gordon, R., Genden, E. "The Effect of Fibrin Matrix and Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor on Re-epithelialization of Orthotopic Murine Tracheal Transplants". Oral presentation at the Combined Otolaryngological Spring Meeting, Nashville, TN, May 2003.

7. Cleven, H., Chaboki, H., Genden, E., Moran., T. " Re-Epithelialization of Orthotopically Transplanted Murine Trachea Prevents Rejection in the Presence of Allogeneic Memory Cytotoxic T-Cells.". Poster presentation, 12th International Congress of Immunology; Montreal, Canada, July, 2004.

8. Chaboki, H., Patel, AB., Freifeld, S., Urken, ML., Som, PM. "Cavernous carotid aneurysm presenting with epistaxis", Head Neck. 2004 Aug;26(8):741-6.

9. Bartholomew, A., Brandt, J., Jao, W., Chaboki, H., Hoffman, J., Rozler, E., Sosler, S., Chen, L., Chute, J., Hoffman, R., "Ex vivo expanded CD34+ cells for Transplantation Tolerance." Oral presentation, Fourth International Congress of the Cell Transplant Society, Montreux, Switzerland, March 23, 1999.

10. Bartholomew A, Brandt J, Sun W, Bruno E, Sosler E, Rozler E, Hoffman J, Chaboki H, Davis T, Chen L, Pollak R, Hoffman R. "Ex Vivo Expansion of CD 34+ Marrow Cells Can Replace Whole Marrow in the Production of Chimerism". Submitted for Presentation at the 59th Annual Meeting for the Society of University Surgeons.


  • American Board of Otolaryngology
  • American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery


  • Nasal Surgery & Rhinoplasty - Perioperative Management
    George Washington University Hospital, February 2010
  • Nasal Surgery for Snoring & Apnea
    Washington DC, January 2010
  • Surgical Eyelid Anatomy for the Facial Plastic Surgeon
    George Washington University, January 2010
  • Deviated Septum and Rhinoplasty
    George Washington University, September 2009
  • Facial Paralysis and Surgical Reanimation
    George Washington University, October 2009
  • Facial Paralysis and Surgical Reanimation
    Holy Cross Hospital, March 2009

Professional Associations

  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  • Iranian Medical Society of Greater Washington
  • Washington Metropolitan Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Society

Professional Appointments

  • George Washington University Hospital, Washington DC
  • Georgetown University, Washington DC
  • Sibley Hospital, Washington DC
  • Center for Ambulatory Surgery, Inc, Washington DC

State Medical Licensure

  • District of Columbia (DC)
  • Maryland (MD)
  • Virginia (VA)
  • New York (NY)

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    Houtan Chaboki, M.D.