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Mark C. Weissler, MD, FACS

Professor of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery

Specialty: 

Head and Neck Cancer; Laryngeal/Tracheal Stenosis; Oral, Oropharyngeal, Laryngeal and Hypopharyngeal Cancer; Thyroid Cancer; Cancer of the Parotid and Submandibular Glands; Major and Minor Salivary Gland Cancer.

Contact Information:

  • Appointment Scheduler: (984) 974-0000
  • Surgery Scheduler: Patricia Longest (919) 966-7491
  • Administrative Specialist: Karen Rhodes (919)-843-3628

Education:

  • MD: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, 1980
  • Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital,  Harvard University, Boston, MA, 1980-1982
  • Residency: Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard University, MA, 1982-1985
  • Fellowship: Head and Neck Oncology Surgery, University of Cincinnati, 1985-1986

Professional Experience:

  • Joseph P. Riddle Distinguished Professor of Otolaryngology, UNC School of Medicine, 2000-present
  • Chief, Division of Head and Neck Oncology, Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, UNC School of Medicine, 2001-2019
  • Professor, Division of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surg, Dept. of Surgery, UNC, 1996-2001
  • Associate Professor, Division Of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, UNC School of Medicine, 1993-1996
  • Assistant Professor, Division Of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, UNC School of Medicine, 1986-1992

Honors:

  • Former Chair, Board of Regents, American College of Surgeons
  • Best Doctors in America, 2007-2016 databases
  • America’s Top Doctors recognition for Cancer, published by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., 2007 – 2016
  • America’s Top Doctors recognition for Otolaryngology, published by Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd., 2002 – 2016

Recent Publications:

For a complete list of recent publications, please visit Dr. Weissler’s PubMed listing.

Dr. Weissler