R Peter Manes, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology)

Research Interests

Inflammation; Nose Neoplasms; Otolaryngology; Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases; Paranasal Sinus Neoplasms; Sinusitis; Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures

Research Organizations

Surgery: Otolaryngology Surgery: Head & Neck Cancer Surgery Program

Faculty Research

HHT Program

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Summary

My research interests parallel my clinical focus. Chronic sinusitis and intranasal inflammation are an interest. Furthermore, my research focuses on minimally invasive, endoscopic treatments of nasal and sinus tumors.

Specialized Terms: Nasal and Sinus Neoplasms; Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases

Extensive Research Description

Prospective, randomized trial identifying most efficacous nasal steroid for the management of nasal polyps.

Patient expectations regardiing sinus surgery

Selected Publications

  • Ossifying Fibroma of the Paranasal Sinuses. International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology

    Manes RP, Ryan MW, Batra PS, Mendelsohn D, Fang YV, Marple BF. Ossifying Fibroma of the Paranasal Sinuses. International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology 2013;3:161-8.

  • Technical feasibility of endoscopic eustachian tube catheter placement: A cadaveric analysis.

    Manes RP, Kutz JW, Isaacson B, Batra PS. Technical feasibility of endoscopic eustachian tube catheter placement: A cadaveric analysis. Am J Rhinol Allerg 2013;27:314-6.

  • Sinonasal manifestations of sarcoidosis: a single institution experience with 38 cases.

    Aloulah M, Manes RP, Ng YH, Fitzgerald JE, Glazer CS, Ryan MW, Marple BF, Batra PS. Sinonasal manifestations of sarcoidosis: a single institution experience with 38 cases. International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology 2013;3:567-72.

  • Prospective evaluation of aerosol delivery by a powered nasal nebulizer in the cadaver model.

    Manes RP, Tong L, Batra PS. Prospective Evaluation of Aerosol Delivery by a Powered Nasal Nebulizer in the Cadaver Model. International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology 2011;5:366-71.

  • Prospective evaluation of intraoperative computed tomography imaging for endoscopic sinonasal and skull-base surgery.

    Batra PS, Manes RP, Ryan MW, et al. Prospective Evaluation of Intraoperative Computed Tomography Imaging for Endoscopic Sinonasal and Skull-Base Surgery. International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology 2011;6:481-7.

  • Utility of novel 3-dimensional stereoscopic vision system for endoscopic sinonasal and skull-base surgery.

    Manes RP, Barnett SL, Batra PS. Utility of Novel 3-Dimensional Stereoscopic Vision System During Endoscopic Sinonasal and Skull Base Surgery. International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology 2011;3:191-7

  • Effectiveness of Balloon Dilation for Revision Frontal Sinus Surgery

    Wycherly BJ, Manes RP, Mikula SK. Effectiveness of Balloon Dilation for Revision Frontal Sinus Surgery. Annals of Otology, Rhinology and Laryngology 2010;119:468-471.

  • Evaluating and Managing the Patient with Nosebleeds.

    Manes RP. Evaluating and Managing the Patient with Nosebleeds. Medical Clinics of North America 2010;94:903-912.

  • Survival Outcomes for Combined Modality Therapy for Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma

    16. Kuo P, R.P. Manes, Schwam Z.G. and B.L. Judson. Survival Outcomes for Combined Modality Therapy for Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017;156:132-6.

  • Understanding patients' knowledge and expectations in endoscopic sinus surgery. 15. Neubauer, P., F. Francis, A. Tabaee, Z. Schwam, and R.P. Manes. Understanding patients' knowledge and expectations in endoscopic sinus surgery. International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology 2016, 9:921-5
  • Comparison of intranasal fluticasone and budesonide in post-operative endoscopic sinus surgery patients with chronic rhinosinusitis with polyposis: A randomized-controlled trial. 14. Neubauer, P., Z. Schwam and R.P. Manes. Comparison of intranasal fluticasone and budesonide in post-operative endoscopic sinus surgery patients with chronic rhinosinusitis with polyposis: A randomized-controlled trial. International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology 2016, 6:233-7
  • Superior oblique palsy: A complication of endoscopic sinus surgery. 13. Lin, J.S., T.T. Liu, R.P. Manes and J.A. Galvin. Superior oblique palsy: A complication of endoscopic sinus surgery. Journal of AAPOS 2015, 19:180-1.
  • Electromagnetic image guided orbital decompression: technique, principles and preliminary experience with 6 consecutive cases. 12. Servat, J.J., M.D. Elia, D. Gong, R.P. Manes, E.H. Black and F. Levin. Electromagnetic image guided orbital decompression: technique, principles and preliminary experience with 6 consecutive cases. Orbit 2014, 33:433-6.
  • Quality measurement for rhinosinusitis: a review from the Quality Improvement Committee of the American Rhinologic Society Rudmik L., Mattos J., Schneider J., R. P. Manes, Stokken J.A., Lee J., Higgins T.S., Schlosser R. J., Reh D.D., Setzen M., Soler Z.M. Quality measurement for rhinosinusitis: a review from the Quality Improvement Committee of the American Rhinologic Society. International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology 2017;7:853-60.
  • Rhinology-specific Priority Setting for Quality Improvement: A Modified Delphi Study from the Quality Improvement Committee of the American Rhinologic Society Rudmik L., Mattos J., Schneider J., R. P. Manes, Stokken J.A., Lee J., Higgins T.S., Schlosser R. J., Reh D.D., Setzen M., Soler Z.M. Rhinology-specific Priority Setting for Quality Improvement: A Modified Delphi Study from the Quality Improvement Committee of the American Rhinologic Society. International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology
  • Direct tumor embolization of sinonasal unclassified spindle cell carcinoma with Onyx Kansal, A., P. Srinet and R.P. Manes. Direct tumor embolization of sinonasal unclassified spindle cell carcinoma with Onyx. J Neurol Surg Rep 2016;77:139-43.

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R Peter Manes, MD, FACS
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Yale OtolayngologyYale Otolaryngology
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