Sam Marzo, MD, FACS

Otolaryngology

Neurological Surgery
Professor
Department Chair, Otolaryngology, Medical Director, Otolaryngology, Residency Program Director, ENT

Languages Spoken

English

Clinical Expertise

  • BAHA
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bilateral Hearing Loss
  • Bone-Anchored Hearing Aid
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Ear Surgery
  • Cochlear Implantation
  • Deafness
  • Ear Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Drum Perforation
  • Envoy Esteem Hearing Implant
  • Facial Nerve Disorders
  • Facial Paralysis
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hearing Problems
  • Hearing Restoration
  • Implantable Hearing Devices
  • Intratympanic Therapy for Hearing Loss
  • Intratympanic Therapy for Hearing Loss
  • Laser Ear Surgery
  • Mastoiditis
  • Single-Sided Deafness
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Stapes Surgery
  • Stapes Surgery
  • Sudden Deafness
  • Sudden Hearing Loss
  • Surgery for Deafness
  • Surgery for Hearing Loss
  • Surgical Treatment of Facial Paralysis
  • Temporal Bone Tumors
  • Unilateral Hearing Loss
  • Acoustic Tumors

About Dr. Marzo

Interests
Golf, Woodworking, Kayaking, Family/Friends, Movies, Diet and Nutrition

Medical Education

Medical School
Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
Residency
Loyola University Medical Center - Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery
Fellowship
Baptist Hospital - Otolaryngology: Otology, Neurotology & Skull Base Surgery

Board Certification

Otolaryngology
American Board of

Research

  • Temporoparietal fascial flap repair of middle cranial fossa tegmen and dural defects Kircher, M.; Pittman, A.; Thorpe, E.; Marzo, S.; Leonetti, J.; Tsimpas, A.; Anderson, D., The Laryngoscope
  • Cochlear implant extrusion secondary to keloid formation Loochtan, M. J.; Yang, S.; Mantravadi, A. V.; Marzo, S. J., Cochlear implants international
  • Intracranial facial nerve crush injury and facial motor nuclei cell loss in rats Amine, M.; Foecking, E. M.; Marzo, S. J., Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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  • The Envoy Esteem implantable hearing system Marzo, S. J.; Sappington, J. M.; Shohet, J. A., Otolaryngologic clinics of North America
  • Body mass index predicts risk for complications from transtemporal cerebellopontine angle surgery Mantravadi, A. V.; Leonetti, J. P.; Burgette, R.; Pontikis, G.; Marzo, S. J.; Anderson, D., Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leakage from Tegmen Tympani Defects Repaired via the Middle Cranial Fossa Approach Braca, J. A., 3rd; Marzo, S.; Prabhu, V. C., Journal of neurological surgery.Part B, Skull base
  • Recurrent post-tympanostomy tube otorrhea secondary to aerobic endospore-forming bacilli: a case report and brief literature review Jaber, J. J.; Kircher, M. L.; Thorpe, E.; Porter RG, Sr; Leonetti, J. P.; Marzo, S. J., Ear, nose, & throat journal
  • A rat model for intracranial facial nerve crush injuries Burgette, R. C.; Benscoter, B. J.; Monaco, G. N.; Kircher, M. L.; Mantravadi, A. V.; Marzo, S. J.; Jones, K. J.; Foecking, E. M., Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Preauricular infratemporal fossa approach for advanced malignant parotid tumors Leonetti, J. P.; Benscoter, B. J.; Marzo, S. J.; Borrowdale, R. W.; Pontikis, G. C., Laryngoscope
  • Single session of brief electrical stimulation immediately following crush injury enhances functional recovery of rat facial nerve. Foecking, E. M.; Fargo, K. N.; Coughlin, L. M.; Kim, J. T.; Marzo, S. J.; Jones, K. J., Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development
  • Contemporary options for lateral skull base reconstruction following tumor extirpation Marzo, Sam, J.; Benscoter, Brent; Leonetti, J. P., Current Opinion in Otolaryngology & Head & Neck Surgery
  • Lateral temporal bone and parotid malignancy with facial nerve involvement Mantravadi, A. V.; Marzo, S. J.; Leonetti, J. P.; Fargo, K. N.; Carter, M. S., Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Osseointegrated implant applications in cosmetic and functional skull base rehabilitation Benscoter, B. J.; Jaber, J. J.; Kircher, M. L.; Marzo, S. J.; Leonetti, J. P., Skull base : official journal of North American Skull Base Society ...[et al.]
  • Combinatorial treatments enhance recovery following facial nerve crush. Sharma, N.; Moeller, C. W.; Marzo, S. J.; Jones, K. J.; Foecking, E. M., Laryngoscope
  • Electrical stimulation and testosterone differentially enhance expression of regeneration-associated genes. Sharma, N.; Marzo, S. J.; Jones, K. J.; Foecking, E. M., Experimental neurology
  • Facial motor nuclei cell loss with intratemporal facial nerve crush injuries in rats. Marzo, S. J.; Moeller, C. W.; Sharma, N.; Cunningham, K.; Jones, K. J.; Foecking, E. M., Laryngoscope
  • Temporal bone osteoradionecrosis after surgery and radiotherapy for malignant parotid tumors. Leonetti, J. P.; Marzo, S. J.; Zender, C. A.; Porter, R. G.; Melian, E., Otology & Neurotology
  • Comparison of extratemporal and intratemporal facial nerve injury models. Sharma, N.; Cunningham, K.; Porter, R. G., Sr; Marzo, S. J.; Jones, K. J.; Foecking, E. M., Laryngoscope
  • Effects of electrical stimulation and gonadal steroids on rat facial nerve regenerative properties. Sharma, N.; Coughlin, L.; Porter, R. G.; Tanzer, L.; Wurster, R. D.; Marzo, S. J.; Jones, K. J.; Foecking, E. M., Restorative Neurology & Neuroscience
  • Facial Nerve Grading System 2.0 Vrabec, J. T.; Backous, D. D.; Djalilian, H. R.; Gidley, P. W.; Leonetti, J. P.; Marzo, S. J.; Morrison, D.; Ng, M.; Ramsey, M. J.; Schaitkin, B. M.; Smouha, E.; Toh, E. H.; Wax, M. K.; Williamson, R. A.; Smith, E. O.; Facial Nerve Disorders Committee, Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Facial nerve schwannoma. Marzo, S. J.; Zender, C. A.; Leonetti, J. P., Current Opinion in Otolaryngology & Head & Neck Surgery
  • Accelerating functional recovery after rat facial nerve injury: Effects of gonadal steroids and electrical stimulation. Hetzler, L. E.; Sharma, N.; Tanzer, L.; Wurster, R. D.; Leonetti, J.; Marzo, S. J.; Jones, K. J.; Foecking, E. M., Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
  • Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the parotid gland with temporal bone invasion. Leonetti, J. P.; Marzo, S. J.; Agarwal, N., Otology & Neurotology
  • Electrical stimulation facilitates rat facial nerve recovery from a crush injury. Lal, D.; Hetzler, L. T.; Sharma, N.; Wurster, R. D.; Marzo, S. J.; Jones, K. J.; Foecking, E. M., Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
  • Long-term results of microvascular free-tissue transfer reanimation of the paralyzed face: three cases. Leonetti, J. P.; Zender, C. A.; Vandevender, D.; Marzo, S. J., Ear, nose, & throat journal
  • Neuroendocrine carcinoma of the jugular foramen Leonetti, J. P.; Shirazi, M. A.; Marzo, S.; Anderson, D., Ear, nose, & throat journal
  • The preauricular subtemporal approach for transcranial petrous apex tumors. Leonetti, J. P.; Anderson, D. E.; Marzo, S. J.; Origitano, T. C.; Schuman, R., Otology & Neurotology
  • Facial paralysis associated with glomus jugulare tumors. Leonetti, J. P.; Anderson, D. E.; Marzo, S. J.; Origitano, T. C.; Vandevender, D.; Quinonez, R., Otology & Neurotology
  • Intratemporal Grafting of the Facial Nerve following Lateral Skull Base Tumor Resection Leonetti, J. P.; Anderson, D. E.; Marzo, S. J.; Origitano, T. C.; Petruzzelli, G. J., Skull base : official journal of North American Skull Base Society ...[et al.]
  • Surgical management of facial neuromas: lessons learned. Shirazi, M. A.; Leonetti, J. P.; Marzo, S. J.; Anderson, D. E., Otology & Neurotology
  • Combined transtemporal access for large (>3 cm) meningiomas of the cerebellopontine angle. Leonetti, J. P.; Anderson, D. E.; Marzo, S. J.; Origitano, T. C.; Schuman, R., Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
  • Intracranial schwannomas of the lower cranial nerves. Leonetti, J. P.; Anderson, D. E.; Marzo, S. J.; Origitano, T. C.; Shirazi, M., Otology & Neurotology
  • Long-term results with operated sinus tympani retraction cholesteatoma. Leonetti, J. P.; Marzo, S. J.; Beauchamp, M. M.; Jellish, W. S., Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
  • Perioperative complications with the bone-anchored hearing aid. Shirazi, M. A.; Marzo, S. J.; Leonetti, J. P., Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
  • Surgical treatment of pediatric cholesteatomas. Shirazi, M. A.; Muzaffar, K.; Leonetti, J. P.; Marzo, S. J., Laryngoscope
  • Closure of complex lateral skull base defects. Marzo, S. J.; Leonetti, J. P.; Petruzzelli, G. J.; Vandevender, D., Otology & Neurotology
  • Intratympanic steroid perfusion for sudden sensorineural hearing loss Marzo, S. J., Archives of Otolaryngology -- Head & Neck Surgery
  • Recurrent pleomorphic adenoma of the parotid gland. Leonetti, J. P.; Marzo, S. J.; Petruzzelli, G. J.; Herr, B., Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
  • Spontaneous transtemporal CSF leakage: a study of 51 cases Leonetti, J. P.; Marzo, S.; Anderson, D.; Origitano, T.; Vukas, D. D., Ear, nose, & throat journal
  • Diagnosis and management of post-traumatic vertigo. Marzo, S. J.; Leonetti, J. P.; Raffin, M. J.; Letarte, P., Laryngoscope
  • Effects of stapedectomy on tinnitus in patients with otosclerosis Sparano, A.; Leonetti, J. P.; Marzo, S.; Kim, H., The international tinnitus journal
  • Bone wax prevents nystagmus after labyrinthine fenestration in guinea pigs. Brockenbrough, J. M.; Marzo, S. J.; Wurster, R.; Young, M. R., Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
  • Implantable hearing devices. Marzo, S. J., ORL - Head & Neck Nursing
  • Intratympanic therapies for sensorineural hearing loss and vertigo Marzo, S. J., ORL - Head & Neck Nursing
  • Invasive fungal and bacterial infections of the temporal bone. Marzo, S. J.; Leonetti, J. P., Laryngoscope
  • Facial paralysis caused by malignant skull base neoplasms. Marzo, S. J.; Leonetti, J. P.; Petruzzelli, G., Neurosurgical Focus
  • Intratympanic gentamicin therapy for persistent vertigo after endolymphatic sac surgery Marzo, S. J.; Leonetti, J. P., Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Malignancy of the temporal bone Leonetti, J. P.; Marzo, S. J., Otolaryngologic clinics of North America
  • The importance of magnetic resonance imaging in the evaluation of vertigo and imbalance. Marzo, S. J.; Leonetti, J. P., Skull Base Surgery