Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery

Matthew Mifsud

Matthew Mifsud, MD

Assistant Professor, College of Medicine Otolaryngology

Contact Info 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd
Tampa FL 33612

Academic Email: 813-974-4683

Academic Phone:(813) 974-4683


  • MD, Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, 2010
  • BS, Biology, Boston College, 2006


  • Florida Society of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery (Head and neck surgery, 2017 - Present)
  • American Head and Neck Society (Head and neck surgery, 2015 - Present)
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery (Head and neck surgery, 2010 - Present)

Recent Publications

  • Mifsud M, Eskander A, Irish J, Gullane P, Gilbert R, Brown D, de Almeida JR, Urbach DR, Goldstein DP. Evolving trends in head and neck cancer epidemiology: Ontario, Canada 1993-2010. Head & neck. 39(9) : 1770-1778, 2017. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28557276
  • Eskander A, Mifsud M, Irish J, Gullane P, Gilbert R, Brown D, de Almeida JR, Urbach DR, Goldstein DP. Overview of surgery for laryngeal and hypopharyngeal cancer in Ontario, 2003-2010. Head & neck. 39(8) : 1559-1567, 2017. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28593742
  • Mifsud MJ, Burton JN, Trotti AM, Padhya TA. Multidisciplinary Management of Salivary Gland Cancers. Cancer control : journal of the Moffitt Cancer Center. 23(3) : 242-8, 2016. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27556664
  • Mifsud MJ, Tanvetyanon T, Mccaffrey JC, Otto KJ, Padhya TA, Kish J, Trotti AM, Harrison LB, Caudell JJ. Adjuvant radiotherapy versus concurrent chemoradiotherapy for the management of high-risk salivary gland carcinomas. Head & neck. 38(11) : 1628-1633, 2016. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27098984
  • Valderrabano P, Montilla-Soler J, Mifsud M, Leon M, Centeno B, Khazai L, Padhya T, McCaffrey T, Russell J, McIver B, Otto K. Hypermetabolism on (18)F-Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography Scan Does Not Influence the Interpretation of Thyroid Cytopathology, and Nodules with a SUVmax <2.5 Are Not at Increased Risk for Malignancy. Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association. 26(9) : 1300-7, 2016. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27324615
  • Mifsud M, Sharma S, Leon M, Padhya T, Otto K, Caudell J. Salivary Duct Carcinoma of the Parotid: Outcomes with a Contemporary Multidisciplinary Treatment Approach. Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. 154(6) : 1041-6, 2016. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26980918
  • Mifsud M, Padhya TA. Metastatic melanoma to the upper aerodigestive tract: a systematic review of the literature. The Laryngoscope. 124(5) : 1143-9, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24115042
  • Sanelli PC, Jacobs MA, Ougorets I, Mifsud MJ. Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome on computed tomography perfusion in a patient on "Triple H" therapy. Neurocritical care. 3(1) : 46-50, 2005. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16159094
  • Sanelli PC, Mifsud MJ, Zelenko N, Heier LA. CT angiography in the evaluation of cerebrovascular diseases. AJR. American journal of roentgenology. 184(1) : 305-12, 2005. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15615993
  • Sanelli PC, Mifsud MJ, Stieg PE. Role of CT angiography in guiding management decisions of newly diagnosed and residual arteriovenous malformations. AJR. American journal of roentgenology. 183(4) : 1123-6, 2004. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15385318