R Peter Manes, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology); Associate Residency Program Director, Yale Medicine; Director, Patient Safety and Quality, Division of Otolaryngology, Yale Medicine

Departments & Organizations

Surgery: Otolaryngology Surgery: Head & Neck Cancer Surgery Program; Sinus & Allergy Surgery Program; Skull Base Surgery Program

Brain Tumor Program

HHT Program

Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)

Pituitary Program

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research


R. Peter Manes, MD is an Associate Professor of Surgery at the Yale School of Medicine. He is committed to improving the lives of patients with benign and malignant nasal and sinus tumors. He offers heartfelt care and the latest, minimally invasive techniques.

He attended Georgetown University and received his medical degree from Albany Medical College. After completing a residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at Georgetown University Hospital, he completed a fellowship in rhinology and endoscopic skull base surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He is a Board Certified Surgeon whose clinical interests include allergic rhinitis, nasal obstruction, chronic sinusitis, cerebrospinal fluid leaks, nasal and sinus tumors, nasal manifestations of systemic disease and endoscopic management of lacrimal obstruction and Graves’ orbitopathy.

His research focuses on evaluation of emerging technologies, and novel methods for the management of chronic rhinosinusitis.

Education & Training

MD Albany Medical College (2004)
BA Georgetown University, Government (1998)
Fellow University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Administrative Chief Resident Georgetown University Hospital
Resident Georgetown University Hospital
Intern Georgetown University Hospital
Board Certification AB of Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology (2010)

Honors & Recognition

  • Honor AwardAmerican Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (2016)

  • Hugh O. DeFries AwardGeorgetown University Hospital Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery (2007)

  • Angelo Pappanikou AwardAlbany Medical College (2004)

  • Arthur W. Wright AwardAlbany Medical College (2004)

  • Frank C. Maxon, Jr., MD Alumni AwardAlbany Medical College (2004)

Professional Service

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (2017 - Present) Coordinator for Health Policy

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (2017 - Present) Physician Payment Policy Workgroup

  • Relative Value Scale Update Committee Advisor, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (2015 - Present)

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Contact Info

R Peter Manes, MD, FACS
Patient Care Locations
Yale OtolayngologyYale Otolaryngology
2874 Main Street

Stratford, CT 06614
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OtolaryngologyYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Ste 4th Floor

New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
SurgeryPO Box 208062
New Haven, CT 06520-8062

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