Department of Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

McGovern Medical School

Kunal Jain, MD

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Kunal Jain, MD

Assistant Professor

Kunal S. Jain, MD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Otorhinolaryngology   He received his bachelor’s degree in economics at Cornell University, spending his junior year at the London School of Economics and Political Science in the United Kingdom.  After earning his medical degree at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, he completed his internship in general surgery and his residency in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York.  He joined the faculty of UTHealth and medical staff of Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center after completing a fellowship in head and neck oncology and reconstruction at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.

Dr. Jain is a reviewer for Head and Neck. He has presented nationally and internationally, and has coauthored articles published in Head and Neck, The Laryngoscope, Cancer, and Thyroid and other peer-reviewed journals.  His clinical interests include treating patients with head and neck and thyroid cancer and advanced reconstruction and rehabilitation.  His research interests include transoral robotic surgery for the oropharynx, and improving outcomes of head and neck surgery procedures.