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Andrew Scott, MD
Medical Director, Cleft Lip and Palate Program; Pediatric Otolaryngologist; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department + Services
Otolaryngology, Pediatric Otolaryngology
Clinical Focus Areas
Pediatric ENT, cleft lip and palate surgery, vascular anomalies, neonatal mandibular distraction osteogenesis for airway obstruction, endoscopic and laser airway surgery, open airway surgery, EXIT procedures, otologic surgery including cochlear implantation, micrognathia, microtia
Research Focus Areas
Long-term outcomes following pediatric mandibular distraction osteogenesis, outcomes research in children with cleft palate
Seeing Patients In
Floating Hospital for Children
Floating Hospital, 6th Floor
800 Washington St.
Boston, MA 02111
Phone #: 617-636-2820
Fax #: 617-636-1479
2017, "Top Doctor," Boston Magazine
2015, Castle-Connolly Top Doctors
2015, Finalist in PedsVideoto competition, ASPO
2015, Tufts Medical Center Research Travel Award
2014, Werner D. Chasin, MD Excellence in teaching award
2014, Third place, podium presentation (senior author), New England Otolaryngology Society (NEOS)
2014, Honorable mention, Trilogical Society Fellowship Candidate’s Thesis
2012, Interdisciplinary Cleft Lip and Palate Award, SENTAC, 2012 (Senior Author)
2012, Second place, podium presentation, New England Otolaryngology Society (NEOS), Senior author of presentation
2011, Named “a future leader in pediatric otolaryngology”, Robin T. Cotton Festshrift
2011, Third place, podium presentation, New England Otolaryngology Society (NEOS), Senior author of presentation
2010, First place, poster presentation, American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology
2009, Chief Resident Teaching Award, Harvard Otolaryngology
2009, Resident Travel Grant Award, Triological Society Combined Southern and Middle Section Meeting
2007, Resident Travel Grant Award, American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology
2003, Aesculapian Club – Harvard Medical School, elected member
1. Mingo K, Lander TA, Sampson DE, Tibesar RJ, Sidman JD, and Scott AR. Use of external distraction devices eliminates the need for preoperative computed tomography in infants with isolated Pierre Robin sequence. JAMA Facial Plast Surg 2015, pending publication
2. Tsang C, Adil E, and Scott AR. Neonatal mandibular distraction osteogenesis. Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology. 2015.
3. Fauman KF, Durand C, Durgham R, Vecchiotti MA, and Scott AR. A sedation protocol limiting length of stay following airway surgery in infants and children. Laryngoscope. 2015 Sep;125(9):2216-9
4. Saxena RC and Scott AR. The Varying Presentations of Type I Laryngeal Cleft; Illustrative Cases in a Set of Triplets. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2015 Apr;79(4):620-2
5. Bick DS, Brockland JJ and Scott AR. Radiology quiz case: A scalp lesion with intracranial extension. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2015 Mar 1;141(3):289-90
6. Tracy JC, Kim WS and Scott AR. The Versatility of Acellular Fetal Bovine Dermal Matrix for Head and Neck Surgical Reconstruction in Children. Int J Clin Med. Sept 2014
7. Chung V, Lee AS, Scott AR. Pediatric nasal valve surgery: Short-term outcomes and complications. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2014 Oct;78(10):1605-10.
8. Scott AR and Mader NS. Regional variations in the presentation and management of Pierre Robin sequence. Laryngoscope 2014 Dec;124(12):2818-25. (Triological Society Candidate’s Thesis)
9. Scott AR, Nguyen H, Kelly, JC and Sidman JD. Prenatal consultation with the pediatric otolaryngologist. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2014 Apr;78(4):679-83.
10. Tracy JC, Klement GL, Scott AR. Interdisciplinary management of congenital infiltrating lipomatosis. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2013 Dec;77(12):2071-4.
Andrew Scott, MD, is a Pediatric Otolaryngologist and Pediatric Facial Plastic Surgeon at Tufts Medical Center. He is an assistant professor Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Scott is one of the only surgeons in New England who performs Neonatal Mandibular Distraction Osteogenesis, a surgical procedure to correct micrognathia, a birth defect which prevents babies from eating and breathing normally. He is also an active member of the American Cleft Palate/Craniofacial Association, the American Academy of Otolaryngology -- Head & Neck Surgery, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is board certified in Otolaryngology -- Head and Neck Surgery.
Board-certified as "Diplomate", American Board of Otolaryngology
American Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Association
American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Society of University Otolaryngologists
Fellow, Triological Society
Fellow, American College of Surgeons