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Carol Bier-Laning, MD

Carol Bier-Laning, MD, FACS



Languages Spoken


Clinical Expertise

  • Head And Neck Cancer
  • Head And Neck Surgery
  • Head And Neck Tumor
  • Head Neck And Throat Cancer
  • Larynx Cancer
  • Laser Surgery
  • Melanoma
  • Neck Masses
  • Oral Cancer
  • Parotid Tumors
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Salivary Gland Surgery And Sialoendoscopy
  • Skin Cancer Surgery
  • Skin Cancers Of The Head And Neck
  • Throat Cancer
  • Throat Laser Surgery
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Transoral Laser And Robotic Surgery
  • Transoral Robotic Surgery
  • Voice Box Cancer
  • Voice Box Laser Surgery

About Dr. Bier-Laning


Medical Education

Medical School
University of Colorado School of Medicine
University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinics - Otolaryngology: General
  • The Ohio State University Medical Center - Otolaryngology: Head & Neck Surgery

Board Certification

American Board of Otolaryngology


  • Elective Tracheotomy in COVID-19 Patients: A Team-Based Approach. Ander, M; Yang, S; Thorpe, E; Goyal, A; Bier-Laning, C, Anesthesia and Analgesia
  • Survival Outcomes, and Use of Acuity Scoring Systems Following Tracheotomy in Veteran Patients., Bier-Laning, CM; Hotaling, J; Canar, WJ; Ansari, AA, The American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Care
  • Tracheostomy During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Comparison of International Perioperative Care Protocols and Practices in 26 Countries. Bier-Laning, C; Cramer, JD; Roy, S; Palmieri, PA; Amin, A; Añon, JM; Bonilla-Asalde, CA; Bradley, PJ; Chaturvedi, P; Cognetti, DM; Dias, F; Di Stadio, A; Fagan, JJ; Feller-Kopman, DJ; Hao, SP; Kim, KH; Koivunen, P; Loh, WS; Mansour, J; Naunheim, MR; Schultz, MJ; Shang, Y; Sirjani, DB; St John, MA; Tay, JK; Vergez, S; Weinreich, HM; Wong, EWY; Zenk, J; Rassekh, CH; Brenner, MJ, Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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  • Candidate Biomarkers for HPV-Negative Head and Neck Cancer Identified via Gene Expression Barcode Analysis Yang, S. F.; Bier-Laning, C. M.; Adams, W.; Zilliox, M. J., Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • 11q21.1-11q23.3 Is a site of intrinsic genomic instability triggered by irradiation Du, N.; Baker, P. M.; Do, T. U.; Bien, C.; Bier-Laning, C. M.; Singh, S.; Shih, S. J.; Diaz, M. O.; Vaughan, A. T., Genes, chromosomes & cancer
  • A 25-year analysis of veterans treated for tonsillar squamous cell carcinoma Jaber, J. J.; Moreira, J.; Canar, W. J.; Bier-Laning, C. M., Archives of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
  • Primary tumor thickness as a risk factor for contralateral cervical metastases in T1/T2 oral tongue squamous cell carcinoma Bier-Laning, C. M.; Durazo-Arvizu, R. A.; Muzaffar, K.; Petruzzelli, G. J., Laryngoscope
  • Sebaceous lymphadenoma identified by fine needle aspiration biopsy: a case report. Banich, J.; Reyes, C. V.; Bier-Laning, C., Acta Cytologica
  • Focal adhesion kinase up-regulation and signaling in activated keratinocytes. Kim, L. T.; Wu, J.; Bier-Laning, C.; Dollar, B. T.; Turnage, R. H., Journal of Surgical Research