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Brian D. Thorp, MD, FACS, FARS

Associate Director, NeuroRhinology, Advanced Rhinology and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery Fellowship | Associate Professor, Department of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery

Specialty:

Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, benign and malignant skull base tumors, pituitary tumors, encephaloceles, cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea, chronic sinus disease, allergic fungal sinusitis

Contact Information:

  • Appointment Scheduler: (984) 974-6484
  • Surgery Scheduler: Carla Sibrian (919) 966-3499
  • Nurse: Kathy Tommerdahl (984) 974-3518
  • Administrative Coordinator: Donna Woodard (919) 843-3628

Education:

  • Fellowship: Advanced Rhinology, Oncology, and Open/Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 2014-2015
  • Residency: Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 2009-2014
  • MD: Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, VA, 2005-2009
  • BS: James Madison University, 2001-2005

Professional Experience:

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 2015-present
  • Clinical Instructor, Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, 2014-2015

Recent Honors:

  • The William W. Shockley, MD Silver Owl Award for Excellence in Teaching 2013-2014, June 2014
  • Robert C. Cefalo House Officer Award 2013-2014, December 2013
  • The Mark C. Weissler, MD Iron Man Award for Extra Effort 2012-2013, June 2013
  • WakeMed Excellence in Residency Award 2012-2013, June 2013
  • Senior Member, Al[ha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society Gamma Chapter, Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School Alumni Association Senior Student Award, May 2009

Recent Publications:

For recent publications, please visit Dr. Thorp’s PubMed listing.

Dr. Thorp