Dr. Chad A Zender MD ENT-Otolaryngologist

Dr. Chad Zender is an ENT-otolaryngologist in Cleveland, Ohio. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Louis Stokes Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center and St. John Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine and has been in practice for 13 years. Dr. Zender accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Louis Stokes Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 9 at St. John Medical Center who specialize in Otolaryngology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

ENT-Otolaryngologist: Head & Neck Microvascular Surgery, Head & Neck Oncologic Surgery, Head & Neck Plastic Surgery

Clinical Interests: Retrospective Studies, Combined Modality Therapy, Lymph Node Excision, Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Melanoma, Neoplasm Staging, Head and Neck Neoplasms

Hospital Affiliation

St. John Medical Center
High performing in Ear, Nose & Throat

University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Ranked #18 in Ear, Nose & Throat

Louis Stokes Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Loyola University
Residency, General Surgery, 2001 - 2002

Loyola University
Residency, Otolaryngology, 2002 - 2006

Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
Class of 2001

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 25 years in Family Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

A multi-institutional investigation of the prognostic value of lymph nodal yield in advanced stage oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma (OCSCC).
Jaber, J. J.,Zender, C. A.,Mehta, V.,Davis, K.,Ferris, R. L.,Lavertu, P.,Rezaee, R.,Feustel, P. J.,Johnson, J. T.

A new oral anticoagulant in the setting of dermatologic surgery.
Schmitt, A. R.,Zender, C. A.,Bordeaux, J. S.

Piezoelectric BoneScalpel osteotomies in osteocutaneous free flaps.
Wick, C. C.,Rezaee, R. P.,Zender, C. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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