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Dr. Daniel S Alam, MD
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Dr. Daniel S Alam, MD

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    Overview

    Daniel Alam, MD, is a specialist in head and neck reconstructive surgery, including complex microvascular reconstructions to repair major facial injuries and cancer defects. He was the primary microvascular surgeon of the first face transplant procedure in the U.S. at the Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Alam has developed six new surgical procedures over the last five years, from minimally invasive surgeries for facial paralysis to complex facial reconstruction methods. The success rate of microvascular reconstruction in his section at the Cleveland Clinic was unparalleled nationally. Dr. Alam also serves as a Clinical Professor of Surgery at the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine. After graduating from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine as valedictorian, Dr. Alam received his surgical training with an internship at Massachusetts General Hospital, followed by residency at the Harvard Medical School’s Combined Hospitals Program in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery. He then completed a fellowship in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at the UCLA Medical Center and served on its faculty as a clinical instructor in facial plastic surgery. Before joining Queen’s, Dr. Alam served as the Section Head of Facial Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery in the Head and Neck Institute at the Cleveland Clinic and as Professor of Surgery at the Lerner College of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University. He holds senior-level academic positions in the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS). He is the director of an AAFPRS-sanctioned Fellowship in Facial Plastic Surgery, and serves on the organization’s board of directors. Dr. Alam is a member of the AAFPRS National Academic Curriculum Committee, leading the section on facial paralysis and rehabilitation. He also serves on the editorial boards of four major journals.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Otolaryngologist (Ear, Nose & Throat - ENT)

    Education & Training

    Mass Eye And Ear Infirmary, Otolaryngology; Mass Gen Hosp, General Surgery (Residency)

    Other Degree - Johns Hopkins Univ Sch of Med, Baltimore Md

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Otolaryngology

    Medical Conditions Treated

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    Insurances

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    Locations

    Queen's Head & Neck Institute

    1380 Lusitana Street

    Queen's Physicians Office Building 1 (POB 1), Suite 615

    Honolulu, HI 96813

    (808) 691-7215

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    Kuakini Physicians Tower

    405 North Kuakini Street

    Suite 1105

    Honolulu, HI 96817

    (808) 532-2056

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Daniel Alam accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Daniel Alam is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Daniel Alam offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Alam's office at (808) 691-7215 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Daniel Alam offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Alam's office at (808) 691-7215 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Daniel Alam speak?

    Dr. Daniel Alam speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Dr. Daniel Alam have?

    Dr. Daniel Alam is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology.

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