Dr. Theodoros Teknos
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Dr. Theodoros Teknos
Dr. Theodoros Teknos
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
Ann Arbor, MI
I specialize in
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
I have been in practice
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I am located at
1500 E Med Ctr Dr
Ann Arbor , MI 48109
456 W 10th Ave
Columbus , OH 43210
I was educated and trained at
Medical / Graduate School
Harvard Medical School
Epithelial to mesenchymal transition in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.
Oral Oncol., Nov (2012)
Clinical outcomes of transoral robotic supraglottic laryngectomy.
Head Neck., Aug (2012)
Multiparameter analysis, including EMT markers, on negatively enriched blood samples from patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck.
PLoS ONE., 7(7):e42048 (2012)
Cetuximab therapy in head and neck cancer: immune modulation with interleukin-12 and other natural killer cell-activating cytokines.
Surgery., Sep;152(3):431-40 (2012)
Copper chelation enhances antitumor efficacy and systemic delivery of oncolytic HSV.
Clin. Cancer Res., Sep;18(18):4931-41 (2012)
YM155 reverses cisplatin resistance in head and neck cancer by decreasing cytoplasmic survivin levels.
Mol. Cancer Ther., Sep;11(9):1988-98 (2012)
Dysregulation of microRNA-34a expression in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma promotes tumor growth and tumor angiogenesis.
PLoS ONE., 7(5):e37601 (2012)
Lipid-based nanoparticle delivery of Pre-miR-107 inhibits the tumorigenicity of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.
Mol. Ther., Jun;20(6):1261-9 (2012)
microRNA-107 functions as a candidate tumor-suppressor gene in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma by downregulation of protein kinase CÉ›.
Oncogene., Sep;31(36):4045-53 (2012)
IL-6 promotes head and neck tumor metastasis by inducing epithelial-mesenchymal transition via the JAK-STAT3-SNAIL signaling pathway.
Mol. Cancer Res., Dec;9(12):1658-67 (2011)
Quality-of-life outcomes in transoral robotic surgery.
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg., Jan;146(1):68-73 (2012)
Outcomes of transoral robotic surgery: a preliminary clinical experience.
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg., Aug;145(2):248-53 (2011)
Sorafenib enhances the antitumor effects of chemoradiation treatment by downregulating ERCC-1 and XRCC-1 DNA repair proteins.
Mol. Cancer Ther., Jul;10(7):1241-51 (2011)
Chondromyxoid fibroma of the nasal septum: Case report and review of literature.
Head Neck., May (2011)
Significance of circulating tumor cells in patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck: initial results.
Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg., Dec;136(12):1274-9 (2010)
Professional burnout among microvascular and reconstructive free-flap head and neck surgeons in the United States.
Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg., Oct;136(10):950-6 (2010)
Professional Burnout Among Microvascular and Reconstructive Free-Flap Head and Neck Surgeons in the United States.
Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg., Aug (2010)
Tetrathiomolybdate inhibits head and neck cancer metastasis by decreasing tumor cell motility, invasiveness and by promoting tumor cell anoikis.
Mol. Cancer., 9:206 (2010)
Recalcitrant hypocalcemia in a lactating woman after total thyroidectomy for papillary thyroid carcinoma.
Head Neck., Jun;33(6):920-2 (2011)
Tobacco use in human papillomavirus-positive advanced oropharynx cancer patients related to increased risk of distant metastases and tumor recurrence.
Clin. Cancer Res., Feb;16(4):1226-35 (2010)
Chemotherapy alone for organ preservation in advanced laryngeal cancer.
Head Neck., Aug;32(8):1040-7 (2010)
RhoC expression and head and neck cancer metastasis.
Mol. Cancer Res., Nov;7(11):1771-80 (2009)
Oropharyngoplasty with template-based reconstruction of oropharynx defects.
Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg., Sep;135(9):887-94 (2009)
HPV-positive/p16-positive/EBV-negative nasopharyngeal carcinoma in white North Americans.
Head Neck., May;32(5):562-7 (2010)
Pharmacotherapy of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.
Expert Opin Pharmacother., Oct;10(14):2291-302 (2009)
Preclinical development of a bifunctional cancer cell homing, PKCepsilon inhibitory peptide for the treatment of head and neck cancer.
Cancer Res., Jul;69(14):5829-34 (2009)
Chemoselection as a strategy for organ preservation in patients with T4 laryngeal squamous cell carcinoma with cartilage invasion.
Laryngoscope., Aug;119(8):1510-7 (2009)
Microvascular reconstruction of the orbital complex.
Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am., May;17(2):225-37 (2009)
TW-37, a small-molecule inhibitor of Bcl-2, mediates S-phase cell cycle arrest and suppresses head and neck tumor angiogenesis.
Mol. Cancer Ther., Apr;8(4):893-903 (2009)
Head and neck squamous cell carcinoma: CT perfusion can help noninvasively predict intratumoral microvessel density.
Radiology., May;251(2):422-8 (2009)
Primary versus secondary tracheoesophageal puncture in salvage total laryngectomy following chemoradiation.
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg., Mar;140(3):386-90 (2009)
Advanced squamous cell carcinoma of the oropharynx: efficacy of positron emission tomography and computed tomography for determining primary tumor response during induction chemotherapy.
Head Neck., Apr;31(4):452-60 (2009)
The pattern of failure after reirradiation of recurrent squamous cell head and neck cancer: implications for defining the targets.
Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys., Aug;74(5):1342-7 (2009)
Skin cancer of the head and neck with perineural invasion: defining the clinical target volumes based on the pattern of failure.
Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys., May;74(1):38-46 (2009)
Rectangle tongue template for reconstruction of the hemiglossectomy defect.
Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg., Sep;134(9):993-8 (2008)
Improved outcomes in patients with head and neck cancer using a standardized care protocol for postoperative alcohol withdrawal.
Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg., Aug;134(8):865-72 (2008)
Interleukin-6 predicts recurrence and survival among head and neck cancer patients.
Cancer., Aug;113(4):750-7 (2008)
Chemoselection as a strategy for organ preservation in advanced oropharynx cancer: response and survival positively associated with HPV16 copy number.
J. Clin. Oncol., Jul;26(19):3138-46 (2008)
EGFR, p16, HPV Titer, Bcl-xL and p53, sex, and smoking as indicators of response to therapy and survival in oropharyngeal cancer.
J. Clin. Oncol., Jul;26(19):3128-37 (2008)
Lateral oromandibular defect: when is it appropriate to use a bridging reconstruction plate combined with a soft tissue revascularized flap?
Head Neck., Jun;30(6):709-17 (2008)
State-of-the-art mandible reconstruction using revascularized free-tissue transfer.
Expert Rev Anticancer Ther., Dec;7(12):1781-8 (2007)
Response to therapy and outcomes in oropharyngeal cancer are associated with biomarkers including human papillomavirus, epidermal growth factor receptor, gender, and smoking.
Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys., 69(2 Suppl):S109-11 (2007)
Targeting apoptosis to overcome cisplatin resistance: a translational study in head and neck cancer.
Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys., 69(2 Suppl):S106-8 (2007)
Tetrathiomolybdate promotes tumor necrosis and prevents distant metastases by suppressing angiogenesis in head and neck cancer.
Mol. Cancer Ther., Mar;6(3):1039-45 (2007)
Prevention of wound complications following salvage laryngectomy using free vascularized tissue.
Head Neck., May;29(5):425-30 (2007)
Acceleration of hyperfractionated chemoradiation regimen for advanced head and neck cancer.
Head Neck., Feb;29(2):137-42 (2007)
Targeted disruption of protein kinase C epsilon reduces cell invasion and motility through inactivation of RhoA and RhoC GTPases in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.
Cancer Res., Oct;66(19):9379-84 (2006)
RhoC GTPase expression as a potential marker of lymph node metastasis in squamous cell carcinomas of the head and neck.
Clin. Cancer Res., Aug;12(15):4485-90 (2006)
Variables associated with feeding tube placement in head and neck cancer.
Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg., Jun;132(6):655-61 (2006)
Evaluation of the thyroid nodule.
Cancer Control., Apr;13(2):89-98 (2006)
Combination tetrathiomolybdate and radiation therapy in a mouse model of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.
Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg., Mar;132(3):333-8 (2006)
Protein kinase C epsilon is a predictive biomarker of aggressive breast cancer and a validated target for RNA interference anticancer therapy.
Cancer Res., Sep;65(18):8366-71 (2005)
Predictive factors of local-regional recurrences following parotid sparing intensity modulated or 3D conformal radiotherapy for head and neck cancer.
Radiother Oncol., Oct;77(1):32-8 (2005)
Metabolic abnormalities associated with weight loss during chemoirradiation of head-and-neck cancer.
Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys., Dec;63(5):1413-8 (2005)
Voice and swallowing outcomes of an organ-preservation trial for advanced laryngeal cancer.
Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys., Dec;63(5):1395-9 (2005)
Reliability of sentinel lymph node biopsy for regional staging of head and neck Merkel cell carcinoma.
Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg., Jul;131(7):610-4 (2005)
Osseocutaneous radial forearm free tissue transfer for repair of complex midfacial defects.
Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg., Jun;131(6):513-7 (2005)
Use of cross-sectional imaging in predicting surgical location of parotid neoplasms.
J Comput Assist Tomogr., 29(3):315-9 (2005 May-Jun)
The effect of tetrathiomolybdate on cytokine expression, angiogenesis, and tumor growth in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck.
Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg., Mar;131(3):204-11 (2005)
Is there a clinical significance to the "small dark tonsil"?
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol., Feb;26(2):206-7 (2005)
Use of cross-sectional imaging in predicting facial nerve sacrifice during surgery for parotid neoplasms.
ORL J. Otorhinolaryngol. Relat. Spec., 66(5):262-6 (2004)
Radial forearm free tissue transfer reduces complications in salvage skull base surgery.
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg., Dec;131(6):958-63 (2004)
Prognostic factors in oral cavity and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma.
Cancer., Dec;101(12):2779-87 (2004)
High incidence of chest malignancy detected by FDG PET in patients suspected of recurrent squamous cell carcinoma of the upper aerodigestive tract.
J Comput Assist Tomogr., 28(5):704-9 (2004 Sep-Oct)
Restoration of the orbital aesthetic subunit in complex midface defects.
Laryngoscope., Oct;114(10):1706-13 (2004)
Management of chyle fistula utilizing thoracoscopic ligation of the thoracic duct.
ORL J. Otorhinolaryngol. Relat. Spec., 66(3):148-54 (2004)
Tissue engineering: the current status of this futuristic modality in head neck reconstruction.
Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg., Aug;12(4):311-5 (2004)
Contemporary skull base reconstruction.
Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg., Aug;12(4):294-9 (2004)
Clinical predictors of quality of life in patients with head and neck cancer.
Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg., Apr;130(4):401-8 (2004)
Recurrences near base of skull after IMRT for head-and-neck cancer: implications for target delineation in high neck and for parotid gland sparing.
Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys., May;59(1):28-42 (2004)
Molecular profiling and the identification of genes associated with metastatic oral cavity/pharynx squamous cell carcinoma.
Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg., Mar;130(3):295-302 (2004)
Bilateral vocal fold paresis after endoscopic stapling diverticulotomy for Zenker's diverticulum.
Head Neck., Mar;26(3):294-7 (2004)
Pectoralis major myocutaneous flap vs revascularized free tissue transfer: complications, gastrostomy tube dependence, and hospitalization.
Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg., Feb;130(2):181-6 (2004)
Marjolin's ulcer arising in a previously grafted burn of the scalp.
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg., Jun;128(6):915-6 (2003)
The role of copper suppression as an antiangiogenic strategy in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.
Laryngoscope., Apr;111(4 Pt 1):696-701 (2001)
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