Andrew Cowan, MD, PhD

Andrew Cowan, MD, PhD

Faculty Titles
Associate Professor Department of Surgery
Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Multidisciplinary Team
Head and Neck Cancers

Medical School
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine (2006)

Graduate School
University of Chicago (2005) Cell Biology

Internship
Temple University Hospital (2011)
Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Residency
Temple University Hospital (2011)
Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Fellowship
University of Pennsylvania (2012)
Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery

Board Certification
American Board of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery (2012 – Present)
Council for Advanced Training in Oncologic Head and Neck surgery (2013 – Present)

Expertise, Certifications and Memberships
Robotic Surgery (TORS),
Head and Neck Cancer, Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery, Skin Cancer

Personal Statement
I have performed more than 1,500 surgeries since joining the UNM team in 2012, with a focus on squamous cell and thyroid cancers.
I launched the state’s first trans-oral robotic surgery (TORS) program in 2013.