Dr. F. Chris Holsinger MD ENT-Otolaryngologist

Dr. F. Chris Holsinger is an ENT-otolaryngologist in Palo Alto, California and is affiliated with Stanford Hospital and Clinics. He received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Holsinger accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 49 doctors at Stanford Hospital and Clinics who specialize in Otolaryngology. He also speaks multiple languages, including French.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

ENT-Otolaryngologist: Head & Neck Oncologic Surgery

Clinical Interests: Robotic surgery, Thyroid, Minimally invasive surgery, Thyroid Cancer Minimally invasive and Robotic Surgery for Oropharyngeal and Laryneal Cancer

Hospital Affiliation

Stanford Hospital and Clinics
Ranked #11 in Ear, Nose & Throat

Other Languages Spoken

  • French

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1995–1997

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Otolaryngology, 1997–2001

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Otolaryngology
Certified 12 years in Otolaryngology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Robotic surgery of the head and neck.
Gross, N. D.,Holsinger, F. C.

Late radiation-associated dysphagia (late-RAD) with lower cranial neuropathy after oropharyngeal radiotherapy: A preliminary dosimetric comparison.
Awan, M. J.,Mohamed, A. S.,Lewin, J. S.,Baron, C. A.,Gunn, G. B.,Rosenthal, D. I.,Holsinger, F. C.,Schwartz, D. L.,Fuller, C. D.,Hutcheson, K. A.

Measuring the Extent of Total Thyroidectomy for Differentiated Thyroid Carcinoma Using Radioactive Iodine Imaging: Relationship With Serum Thyroglobulin and Clinical Outcomes.
Holsinger, F. C.,Ramaswamy, U.,Cabanillas, M. E.,Lang, J.,Lin, H. Y.,Busaidy, N. L.,Grubbs, E.,Rahim, S.,Sturgis, E. M.,Lee, J. E.,Weber, R. S.,Clayman, G. L.,Rohren, E. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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