Daniel Kwon, MD

Title(s)Clinical Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology (Clinician Educator)
Address1537 Norfolk Street Street
Health Sciences Campus
Los Angeles CA 90033
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    Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma LindaMD
    Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma LindaResidencyOtolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New YorkFellowshipHead and Neck Oncology and Microvasculary Surgery

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    Daniel Kwon, MD, FACS
    Assistant Professor, Clinical Otolaryngology
    Director of Head and Neck Endocrine Surgery
    USC Tina and Rick Caruso Department of Otolaryngology –
    Head and Neck Surgery

    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Parathyroid Disease
    • Head & Neck Cancer
    • Minimally Invasive / Robotics Surgery
    • Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery

    Daniel Kwon, MD, is a board-certified and fellowship-trained head and neck cancer surgeon and his practice focuses on Thyroid and Parathyroid surgery.

    Dr. Kwon has clinical expertise in all aspects of head and neck surgery but has a special interest in treating thyroid cancer. He offers comprehensive thyroid and parathyroid surgery with minimally invasive thyroidectomy for smaller tumors as well as traditional open neck surgery for large invasive tumors. He is specially trained in robotic surgery, microvascular reconstruction, neck ultrasound and he performs in-office FNA biopsies.

    • American Head and Neck Society
    • Fellow of American College of Surgeons
    • American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
    • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

    • MD, Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA

    • Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Loma Linda University Medical Center

    • Head and Neck Oncology and Microvascular Surgery, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Health Disparities


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    1. Changes in Cancer Management due to COVID-19 Illness in Patients with Cancer in Northern California. JCO Oncol Pract. 2021 Mar; 17(3):e377-e385. Hanna RF, Ward TJ, Chow DS, Lagana SM, Moreira RK, Emond JC, Weintraub JL, Prince MR, Wu JT, Kwon DH, Kwon DH, Glover MJ, Henry S, Wood D, Rubin DL, Koshkin VS, Schapira L, Shah SA. PMID: 33332170; PMCID: PMC8462649.
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    2. Use of fibrin adhesive for preventing pharyngocutaneous fistula in total laryngectomy. Am J Otolaryngol. 2020 Nov - Dec; 41(6):102674. Park J, Chang C, Kwon D. PMID: 32836041.
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    3. Cost effectiveness of intraoperative pathology in the management of indeterminate thyroid nodules. Arch Endocrinol Metab. 2020 Aug; 64(4):356-361. Vuong CD, Watson WB, Kwon DI, Mohan SS, Perez MN, Lee SC, Simental AA. PMID: 32609146.
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    4. Mandibular muscle attachments in genial advancement surgery for obstructive sleep apnea. Laryngoscope. 2019 10; 129(10):2424-2429. Kim CH, Loree N, Han PS, Ostby ET, Kwon DI, Inman JC. PMID: 30604501.
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    5. Head and Neck Cancer. Salvage Surgery: Minimizing Wound Complications. 2019. .
    6. Hypopharyngeal carcinoma: Do you know your guidelines? Head Neck. 2019 03; 41(3):569-576. Kwon DI, Miles BA, Education Committee of the American Head and Neck Society (AHNS) . PMID: 30570183.
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    7. Overcoming wound complications in head and neck salvage surgery. Auris Nasus Larynx. 2018 Dec; 45(6):1135-1142. Kwon D, Genden EM, de Bree R, Rodrigo JP, Rinaldo A, Sanabria A, Rapidis AD, Takes RP, Ferlito A. PMID: 29692326.
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    8. Techniques for thyroid cancer involving extreme superior thyroid pole. Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. 2018; 29(1):10-13. .
    9. Microvascular replantation of a composite facial avulsion in a 24-month-old child after dog bite. Microsurgery. 2018 Feb; 38(2):218-221. Macias D, Kwon DI, Walker PC, Peterson NR. PMID: 29230869.
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    10. Open Anterior Skull Base Reconstruction: A Contemporary Review. Semin Plast Surg. 2017 Nov; 31(4):189-196. Kwon D, Iloreta A, Miles B, Inman J. PMID: 29075157.
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    11. Six-Year Experience of Outpatient Total and Completion Thyroidectomy at a Single Academic Institution. Am Surg. 2017 Apr 01; 83(4):381-384. Frank E, Park J, Simental A, Vuong C, Lee S, Filho PA, Kwon D, Liu Y. PMID: 28424134.
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    12. Local Intraluminal Irrigation With Argatroban During Free Flap Repair in a Patient With Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2017 May; 126(5):407-410. Macias D, Kwon DI, Walker PC, Peterson NR. PMID: 28397565.
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    13. Operative Otolaryngology. Invasive Thyroid Cancer. 2017. .
    14. Minimally Invasive Video-Assisted Thyroidectomy: Almost a Decade of Experience at an Academic Center. Am Surg. 2016 Oct; 82(10):949-952. Frank E, Park J, Simental A, Vuong C, Liu Y, Kwon D, Lin Y, Filho PA. PMID: 27779980.
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    15. A Model to Estimate L-Strut Strength With an Emphasis on Thickness. JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2016 Jul 01; 18(4):269-76. Paul N, Messinger K, Liu YF, Kwon DI, Kim CH, Inman JC. PMID: 27077233.
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    16. Critical Reviews in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine. Pain control during office-based procedures in unsedated patients: a cross-specialty review of the literature. 2016; 25:135-144. .
    17. Thyroid and Parathyroid Diseases. Treatment of the Lateral Neck in Thyroid Cancer. 2016. .
    18. Mycobacterium bovis cervical lymphadenitis: A representative case and review. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2015 Nov; 79(11):1798-801. Han PS, Orta P, Kwon DI, Inman JC. PMID: 26388186.
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    19. Characteristics of pilomatrixoma in children: a review of 137 patients. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2014 Aug; 78(8):1337-41. Kwon D, Kwon D, Grekov K, Krishnan M, Dyleski R. PMID: 24954158.
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