Christine E. DeMason, MD

Assistant Professor

Specialty:

Endoscopic sinus surgery, tonsillectomy, thyroid surgeries, salivary gland surgeries, sleep surgeries.

Contact Information:

  • Appointments: (984) 974-6484
  • Surgery Scheduler: Phyllis Dixon (919) 966-9153
  • Administrative Coordinator: Donna Woodard (919) 843-3628

Education:

  • Duke University, Durham, NC- BS, Psychology cum laude. 2003-2007
  • UNC at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill , NC- MD. 2007-2012
  • Georgetown University Hospital Otolaryngology/ Head and Neck Surgery, Washington, DC- Internship, Department Chair: Dr. Bruce J. Davidson. 2012-2013
  • Georgetown University Hospital Otolaryngology/ Head and Neck Surgery, Washington, DC- Residency, Department Chair: Dr. Bruce J. Davidson. 2012-2017

Professional Experience:

  • Assistant Professor,¬†Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery,¬†University of North Carolina School of Medicine,¬†Chapel Hill, NC, 2017- Present

Recent Honors:

  • Georgetown University Hospital Department of Otolaryngology/ Head and Neck Surgery, Administrative Chief Resident. 2016-2017
  • Georgetown University Hospital Department of Otolaryngology/ Head and Neck Surgery, Hugh O. De Fries Award. 2016
  • Georgetown University Hospital Department of Otolaryngology/ Head and Neck Surgery, Resident Research Award. 2015
  • 13th Symposium on Cochlear Implants In Children, Mentored Doctoral Student Award. 2011
  • National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Carolina Medical Student Research Program. 2008

Recent Publications:

  • Choudhury, B., Adunka, O.F., DeMason, C.E., Ahmad, F.I., Buchman, C.A., Fitzpatrick, D.C. Detection of Intracochlear Damage During Cochlear Implantation in the Setting of a Noise Induced Hearing Loss Gerbil. Otol Neurotol. 2011 Oct; 32(8): 1370-8.
  • Ahmad, F.I., DeMason, C.E., Choudhury, B., Adunka, O.F., Finley, C.C., Fitzpatrick, D.C. Detection of Intracochlear Damage During Electrode Insertion using Extracochlear Measurments in the Gerbil. Laryngoscope 2012 Mar; 122(3): 636-44
  • DeMason, C.E., Ahmad, F.I., Fitzpatrick, D.C., Choudhury, B., Wang, J., Buchman, C.A., Adunka, O.F. Electrophysiological Properties of Cochlear Implantation in the Gerbil using a Flexible Array. Ear and Hearing 2012 Jul-Aug; 33(4): 534-42.
  • Ahmad, F.I., DeMason, C.E., Teagle, H.F.B., Henderson, L., Adunka, O.F., Buchman, C.A. Cochlear Implantation in Children with Post-lingual Hearing Loss. Laryngoscope 2012 Aug; 122(8): 1852-57.
  • Duah, V., Huang, Z., Val, S., DeMason, C.E., Poley, M., Preciado, D. Younger Patients with COME are more likely to have mucoid middle ear fluid containing mucin MUC5B. Submitted to International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. August 2016.