Practice Contact Information
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
6420 Rockledge Drive
Phone: (310) 896-3332
Email: [email protected]
Web Site: https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/profiles/results/directory/profile/7591928/wojciech-mydlarz
Areas of surgical specialization in Head and Neck Surgery
Endocrine Surgery, Head and Neck Research, Head and Neck Surgeon
Wojtek Mydlarz, M.D., is the director of Johns Hopkins Head and Neck Surgery for the National Capitol Region, as well as an assistant professor in the Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery for Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Mydlarz is board certified in Otolaryngology and specializes in the treatment of benign and malignant tumors of the head and neck, including the upper aerodigestive tract, salivary glands, thyroid, skin and soft tissue.
Dr. Mydlarz received his medical degree from The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and completed his internship and residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He received specialized head and neck cancer research training fellowships sponsored by the National Institutes of Health. He also completed a Science of Clinical Investigation Training Program at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, as well as specialized fellowship training in head and neck surgical oncology at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.
Dr. Mydlarz was awarded the Helen Taussig Professionalism and Career Development Award given out by the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.
Professionally he is an active member of the American Head and Neck Society, where he serves on various committees. He is also a fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, as well as the American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Mydlarz is a medical officer, as well as a clinical and research collaborator in the Head and Neck Surgery Branch of the National Institutes of Health. His research interests include evaluating both surgical and non-surgical treatment outcomes in head and neck cancer patients. He is also interested in the complex molecular biology of head and neck cancer, and potential clinical applications of novel targeted cancer therapies. Dr. Mydlarz has contributed to numerous publications, articles, book chapters and lectures. He serves on the editorial board for Oral Oncology and is a journal reviewer for Oral Oncology, Head and Neck, The Laryngoscope and JAMA-Otolaryngology.