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Brendan C. Stack Jr. MD, FACS, FACE

Professor and Vice Chair: Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR

About Brendan C. Stack Jr. MD, FACS, FACE

Brendan Stack, Jr., MD, FACS, FACE, is a professor and the James Y. Suen, MD Endowed Chair in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.

Dr. Stack earned his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, VA. His research interests include minimally invasive endocrine surgery, radioguided endocrine surgery, early detection of head and neck cancer, novel therapies for head and neck cancer, and medical device development for head and neck cancer.

Dr. Stack has authored over 150 peer-reviewed papers, chapters, and Internet articles. He has presented at more than 200 meetings regionally, nationally, and internationally. He collaborates on grants from the NIH, NSF, and other public and private organizations.

He is a member of a number of professional affiliations, including the American Head and Neck Society, American Thyroid Association, and the American Association of Cancer Research. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, American College of Surgeons, and the American College of Endocrinology/the American Academy of Clinical Endocrinology.


Note: Only Dr. Stack's Publications from 2008 and 2009 are listed.

Peer-Reviewed Publications
Freed GL, Cazares LH, Fichandler CE, Fuller TW, Sawyer CA, Stack BC Jr, Scharff S, Semmes OJ, Wadsworth JT, Drake RR. Differential Capture of Serum Proteins for Expression Profiling and Biomarker Discovery in Pre- and Post-treatment Head and Neck Cancer Samples. Laryngoscope. 2008;118(1):61-8.

Boyette JR, Seibert JW, Fan CY, Stack Jr. BC. Recurrent Chordoma Presenting as a Neck Mass: Metastasis versus Surgical Pathway Seeding. Ear, Nose & Throat Journal. 2008;87(2):106-9.

 Wineland A, Siegel E, Chien C, Bodenner D, Stack Jr., BC. Blastomycosis of the Thyroid. Endocrine Practice. 2008;14(2):224-8.

 McElderry J, McKenney JK, Stack Jr., BC. High Grade liposarcoma metastatic to the gingival mucosa: a case report and review of the literature. American J. Otolaryngology. 2008;29(2):130-4.

 Wineland A, Stack Jr., BC. Modern methods to predict costs for the treatment and management of head and neck cancer patients: Examples of methods used in the current literature. Current Opinion of Otolaryngology. 2008;16(2):113-6.
Khalid AN, Quraishi SA, Hollenbeak CS, Stack Jr., BC. Fine needle aspiration biopsy vs. ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration biopsy: Cost-effectiveness as a frontline diagnostic modality for solitary thyroid nodules. Head and Neck Surgery. 2008; 30(8):1035-9. Apr 28, 2008 epub.
Terris DJ and Stack Jr., BC. Current Technology in Thyroid Surgery. ORL—Otorhinolaryngology. 2008;70:298-305.
Stack Jr., BC, Norman J. Sialolithiasis and hyperparathyroidism. ORL—Otorhinolaryngology. 2008;70:331-4.
Wineland A, Siegel ER, Stack Jr., BC. Reexamining normative radiation data for radioguided parathyroid surgery. Archives of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery. 2008;134(11):1209-13.
Khalid A, Hollenbeak CS, Higgenbothen B, Stack Jr., BC. Reliability and accuracy of pre-operative Technetium 99m sestamibi imaging based on the discipline of the reader. Head and Neck. 2009;31(5):576-82, Nov 20, 2008 epub.
Faina L, Ferris RL, Yurkovetsky Z, Marrangoni A, Velikokhatnaya L, Bigbee W, Gooding W, Sirianni N, Nolan B, Winans M, Siegel ER, Lokshin A , Stack Jr., BC. Multiplexed Analysis of Serum Cytokines as Clinical Biomarkers in Patients with Benign and Malignant Thyroid Disease. Proteomics. 2008;2(12):1575-85. Oct 10, 2008 epub.
Hartzell L, Stack Jr., BC, Yuen J, Vural J, Suen JY. Free tissue transfer in arteriovenous malformations of the head and neck. Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery. 2009;11(3)171-7.
Stack Jr., BC. Minimally Invasive Radioguided Parathyroidectomy (MIRP). Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery. 2009; 20(1):54-9.
Nazir SA, Westfall CT, Joseph G. Chacko, MD, Paul H. Phillips, MD, Stack Jr., BC. Direct traumatic optic neuropathy: a remarkable case of recovery. American Journal of Otolaryngology. 2009;March 29, 2009 epub.
Redman C, Bodenner D, Stack Jr., BC. The role of vitamin D deficiency in persistent hyperparathyroidism following parathyroidectomy. Head and Neck. 2009; (in press).
Dai Y, Pierson S, Dudney C, Stack Jr., BC. Extra-ribosomal Function of Metallopanstimulin-1: Reducing Paxillin in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma and Inhibiting Tumor Growth. International Journal of Cancer. (in press).
Nalley C, Stack Jr., BC, Clarke BM, Spring PM, Bodenner D. Loss of calcitonin production in advanced metastatic medullary thyroid carcinoma. Endocrine Practice. (submitted).
Nalley C, Wiebeck K, Stack Jr., BC. Intraoperative radiation exposure to the surgeon and staff associated with the use of F-18-FDG guided cancer surgery. Head and Neck. (submitted).
Deschamps DR, Spencer HR, Kokoska MS, Spring PM, Vural E, Stack Jr., BC. Implications of head and neck cancer treatment failure in the neck. Head and Neck. (submitted).
Text Chapters
Clarke BM, Stack BC Jr. Parathyroid Imaging, in Terris D, et al. eds. Thyroid and Parathyroid Disease. New York: Thieme 2008, pp. 175-83.
Smith JA, Stack BC Jr. Parathyroid diseases, in Terris D, et al. eds. Thyroid and Parathyroid Disease. New York: Thieme 2008, pp. 184-96.
Ragland J, Stack BC Jr. Radioguided thyroid surgery, in Terris D, et al. eds. Thyroid and Parathyroid Disease. New York: Thieme 2008, pp. 253-60.
Stack BC Jr: Latissimus, in Burkey BB and Futran ND, eds. Head and Neck Reconstruction with Microvascular Applications. New York: Thieme (in press).
Stack BC Jr: Lymphoscintigraphy and sentinel node dissection, in D'cruz AK et al eds. Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery. Mumbai, India: Orient Longman Ltd. 2008 (in press).
King D, Bodenner D, Stack Jr., BC. Molecular markers for diagnosis of thyroid malignancy, in Hayat MA ed. Methods of Cancer Therapy, Diagnosis and Prognosis. New York: Springer 2009 (in press).
Stack Jr., BC., McElderry J. Therapy with fusaric acid/paclitaxel, in Hayat MA ed. Methods of Cancer Therapy, Diagnosis and Prognosis. New York: Springer 2009 (in press).
Stack Jr., BC, Randolph G. Investigations, in Arora A, Tolley N and Tuttle RM eds. Practical Manual of Thyroid and Parathyroid Disease. Oxford, England: Blackwell (in press).
Stack Jr., BC, Stack Sr. BC. Facial Pain, in Simmons C and Konzelman, eds. Craniofacial pain—A handbook for assessment, diagnosis, and management. Chapters 4, 5, and 8. The American Academy of Craniofacial Pain. 2008.
Published Abstracts
RJ Hine, RL Prior, KE Gardner, AM Maddox, ER Siegel, BC Stack, EA Vural, JY Suen. Serum antioxidant capacity in head and neck cancer patients receiving chemoradiation. Experimental Biology Annual Meeting, April 22, 2009.
Redman C, Stack Jr., BC, Spring P, Bodenner D. The cost effectiveness of diagnostic total body scans prior to post operative I-131 ablation. Thyroid. 2008;18 (supplement 1):s-76.
Khalid AN, Hollenbeak CS, Quraishi SA, Fan CY, Stack Jr., BC. Cost-effective of Iodine I131 scintigraphy, ultrasonography, and fine-needle aspiration biopsy in the initial diagnosis of solitary thyroid nodules. NHS Economic Evaluation Database. , reference number 20060691.


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