About Allen Feng, MD

Dr. Allen L. Feng is a fellowship-trained, head and neck surgeon. Dr. Feng completed his residency training at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear (Harvard Combined Otolaryngology Residency Program) and his head and neck oncology and microvascular reconstruction fellowship at the University of Michigan. His clinical interests include complex reconstructions after head and neck surgery and the development of biomedical devices for use in otolaryngology.

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Mass General Brigham Healthcare Center
102-104 Endicott St.
Danvers, MA 01923
Phone: 978-745-6601

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

Medical Education

  • MD, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Residency, Massachusetts Eye and Ear***
  • Fellowship, University of Michigan - Head & Neck Oncology and Microvascular Reconstruction Fellowship

American Board Certifications

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


Dr. Feng has a passion for innovation in head and neck surgery. He uses his background in mechanical and biomedical engineering to create solutions for both oncologic and reconstructive problems in otolaryngology. His work has already led to over 40 peer-reviewed publications and several patent applications for his novel designs. Dr. Feng?s clinical interests include head and neck cancer, robotic surgery, skull base surgery, and microvascular reconstruction of the head and neck. He devotes a significant portion of his time to creating and refining novel surgical techniques for complex reconstructions


  • https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/?term=FENG+AL%5BAuthor%5D&sort=dateFeng AL, et al. Lateral border and scapular tip free flaps: Old school versus new school. Head Neck. 2021 Oct 23. PMID: 34687256.Feng AL, et al. The Medial Sural Artery Perforator Flap: An Underutilized Flap in Oral Cavity Reconstruction. Oral Oncol. 2021 Jul 3. PMID: 34226124.Feng AL, et al. Revisiting pedicled latissimus dorsi flaps in head and neck reconstruction: contrasting shoulder morbidities across mysofascial flaps. Plast Aesthet Res. 2021 Feb;8(14). DOI:10.20517/2347-9264.2021.03.Feng AL, et al. Feeding Tube Placement Following Transoral Robotic Surgery for Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2021 Jun 22. PMID: 34154449.Feng AL, Zenga J, and Varvares MA. A novel voice prosthesis after total laryngectomy with laryngoplasty reconstruction. Head Neck. 2020 Dec 29. PMID: 33372408.Feng AL, et al. Laryngeal fractures in professional and semiprofessional ice hockey players. Laryngoscope Investig Otolaryngol. 2020 Dec;5(6):1110-1116. PMID: 33364401.Feng AL, and Song PC. Laryngeal Force Sensor: Quantifying Extralaryngeal Complications after Suspension Microlaryngoscopy. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018 Aug;159(2):328-334. PMID: 29613830.Feng AL, et al. The robotic ENT microsurgery system: A novel robotic platform for microvascular surgery. Laryngoscope. 2017 Nov;127(11):2495-2500. PMID: 28581249.Feng AL, et al. Neck incision planning for total laryngectomy: A finite element analysis. J Biomech. 2015 Nov 26;48(15):4149-4154. PMID: 26556716.

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