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SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University

Department of Otolaryngology


Sara Abu-Ghanem

Sara Abu-Ghanem, MD

Background and Expertise:

Sara Abu-Ghanem MD MMedSc is an otolaryngologist with expertise in voice, airway, and swallowing disorders. She obtained Bachelor of Science, Master of Medicine in Microbiology and Immunology, and an Doctorate of Medicine from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel. She received her residency training in Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery at Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center affiliated with Tel Aviv University Sackler Medical School, Israel. She completed two years of clinical fellowship in Laryngology and Bronchoesophagology at Stanford University School of Medicine, and New York University School of Medicine.  Dr. Abu-Ghanem is Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology at Downstate Medical Center and has recently joined as a faculty member in the Department of Surgery at Maimonides Medical Center.  Dr. Abu-Ghanem has published numerous scientific articles and is active participant in national and international conferences.