About Alicia Quesnel, MD

Dr. Alicia Quesnel is fellowship-trained in complex ear and skull base surgery and board-certified in otolaryngology and neurotology. She is committed to providing the highest quality care for infants, children, and adults with hearing loss, ear diseases, and conditions affecting the facial nerve and balance system.

Her clinical practice focuses primarily on surgery for otosclerosis (stapedectomy), cochlear implant surgery, chronic ear disease (including cholesteatoma and repair of tympanic membrane perforations), and skull base surgeries, including vestibular schwannoma (acoustic neuroma), spinal fluid leak repair, and management of intratemporal facial nerve conditions.

She has been an avid proponent of endoscopic ear surgical techniques and utilizes a tailored approach, ranging from totally endoscopic surgery to combination endoscopic and microscopic surgical techniques for chronic ear disease.

She has been a faculty member in multiple temporal bone surgical technique courses, with roles including lecturer, surgical instructor, or live surgery demonstrations. She Co-directed the inaugural Advanced Techniques in Cochlear Implantation Course for Pediatric and Neurotology Fellows at Mass. Eye and Ear. 

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Mass Eye and Ear
243 Charles St.
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-523-7900

Medical Education

  • MD, Northwestern University Medical School
  • Residency, Massachusetts Eye and Ear
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts Eye and Ear

American Board Certifications

  • Neurotology, American Board of Otolaryngology
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, American Board of Otolaryngology

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