Jed Grisel, MD

Dr. Grisel completed undergraduate training in Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. He then finished medical school at Texas A&M University College of Medicine. During medical school, Dr. Grisel was inducted into the medical honor society, Alpha Omega Alpha, and graduated with honors. He then completed his residency training at the University of Cincinnati - Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery.  He has been practicing with Head and Neck Surgical Associates since July, 2011.

Dr. Grisel is also the Co-Founder of the Auditory Implant Initiative and developed a cloud-based, clinical outcomes database for pateints with cochlear implants.

Scientific Achievements


Benefits of a Hearing Registry: Cochlear Implant Candidacy in Quiet Versus Noise in 1611 Patients. Dunn C, Miller S, Schafer E, Silva C, Gifford R, Grisel J. American Journal of Audiology. 2019. In Press

Assessing Cochlear Implant Performance in Older Adults Using a Single, Universal Outcome Measure Created with Imputation in HERMES. Sharma RK, Chen SY, Grisel J, Golub JS. Otol Neurotol. 2018 Sep; 39(8):987-994.

Pilot study on the use of data mining to identify cochlear implant candidates.
Grisel JJ, Schafer E, Lam A, Griffin T.Cochlear Implants Int. 2018 May;19(3):142-146. doi: 10.1080/14670100.2018.1425274. Epub 2018 Jan 19.

Assessing Cochlear Implant Outcomes in Older Adults Using HERMES: A National Web-based Database.
Chen SY, Grisel JJ, Lam A, Golub JS.
Otol Neurotol. 2017 Dec;38(10):e405-e412. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0000000000001575.

Creating a framework for data sharing in cochlear implant research.Schafer EC, Grisel JJ, de Jong A, Ravelo K, Lam A, Burke M, Griffin T, Winter M, Schrader D.Cochlear Implants Int. 2016 Nov;17(6):283-292. doi: 10.1080/14670100.2016.1253246. Epub 2016 Nov 24.

Steward D, Grisel J, Meinzen-Derr J. \"Steroids for improving recovery following tonsillectomy in children.\" Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2011 Aug 10;(8):CD003997. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD003997.pub2. Review.

Grisel J, Atkins J, Fleming D, Kuppersmith R. \"Bioresorbable implant for medialization of the middle turbinate in sinus surgery.\" International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology. 2011: 1(1): 33-37.

Grisel J, Khosla S, Murugappan M, Lakhamraju R, Aubrey J, Gutmark E, Huntress G. “How Does the Absence or Presence of Subglottal Medialization Affect Glottal Airflow?” Annals of Otology, Rhinology and Laryngology. 119(8):559-566. 2010.

Grisel J, Arjmand E. “Comparing quality at an ambulatory surgery center and a hospital-based facility: Preliminary findings. ”Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. Dec;141(6):701-709.

Grisél JJ, Al-Ghawi H, Heubi CH, Steward DL. “Successful Removal of an Intrathyroidal Parathyroid Adenoma Located by Technetium Tc-99m Sestamibi Scan and Ultrasound”. Letter to the Editor. Thyroid. Apr;19(4):423-5.

Burkart CM, Grisel JJ, Hom DB. “Spontaneous nasal septal perforation with antiangiogenic bevacizumab therapy.”Laryngoscope. 2008. July.

Grisel JJ, Richter GT, Casper KA, Thompson DM. “Acquired tracheoesophageal fistula following disk battery ingestion: Can we watch and wait?” International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngoly. 2008. May;72(5):699-706.

Leonard L Berry, Janet T. Parish, R Janakiraman, Lee Ogburn-Russell, Glen R. Couchman, William L Rayburn, Jedidiah Grisel. “Patients commitment to their primary physician and why it matters”, Annals of Family Medicine. 2008. Jan-Feb; 6(1):6-13.

Andrew M. Smith, Daniel R.Zeve, Jedidiah J. Grisel and Wei-Jung A. Chen. “Neonatal alcohol exposure increases malondialdehyde (MDA) and glutathione (GSH) levels in the developing cerebellum”, Developmental Brain Research.2005. 160(2): 231-8.

Jed Grisel. Texas Medical Liability Trust (TMLT) Memorial Scholarship Essay, The Reporter, December, 2005.

Jed Grisel. “Internship Report”, Letter to the Editor, The Bulletin; American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery,September 2005.

Jedidiah J. Grisel and Wei-Jung A. Chen. “Antioxidant Pretreatment Does Not Ameliorate Alcohol-Induced Purkinje Cell Loss in the Developing Rat Cerebellum”, Alcoholism: Experimental and Clinical Research. 2005. 29(7): 1223-9.

Jed Grisel, “Remember Osler’s Words”, Letter to the Editor, Texas Medicine, April 2003, pp 13-14.

Book Chapters

J. Grisel and R. Samy. Cochlear Implant. Otolaryngology Cases - The University of Cincinnati Clincinal Portfolio. Edited by M. Pensak, et al. Thieme Medical Publishers, New York, NY. 2010. Oral Presentations

J Grisel. Enhancing multi-disciplinary care through cognitive testing. Florida Combined Otolaryngology Meeting. Virtual. Novermber, 2020
J. Grisel, T. Griffin. The Development of a Community-Based Clinical Registry for Patients with Cochlear Implants. The American Cochlear Implant Alliance. Washington D.C. October, 2015.

J. Grisel. Surgical Advocacy Conference/Board of Governers Update. Grand Rounds. University of Cincinnati - Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. Cincinnati, OH. September, 2009.

J. Grisél, E. Arjmand. Comparing Quality of Outpatient Surgery at an Ambulatory Surgery Center versus a Hospital Based Facility. Oral Presentation. Presented at the Queen City ENT Symposium, Cincinnati, OH. June, 2009.

J. Grisél, S. Khosla, S. Murugappan, J.Aubrey, R. Lakhamraju. “Measuring the Effects of Medialization Thyroplasty on Subglottic Airflow using a Silicone Model.” Oral Presentation. Presented at the Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meeting (COSM), Phoenix, AZ. May, 2009.

Abstracts and Poster Presentations

T. Khan, D. Carlston, J Grisel. "Otitis Externa: Adherence to Choosing Wisely Recommendations." Poster Presentation. Presented at the Texas Medical Association Annual Meeting. Forth Worth, TX. May, 2014.

J. Grisel, J. Atkins, D. Fleming, R. Kuppersmith. “A Clinical Evaluation of the Middle Turbinate Implant for Affixing the Middle Turbinate to the Nasal Septum.” Abstract Presentation. Presented at the Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meeting (COSM), Las Vegas, NV. May, 2010.

J. Grisél, S. Murugappan, S Khosla. “A Perioperative Management Technique for Patients with True Vocal Cord Immobility Secondary to Periarytenoid Scar.” Abstract Presentation. Presented at the Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meeting (COSM), Phoenix, AZ. May, 2009.

J.J. Grisel, R.D. Romero, R.B. Kelly and W-J.A. Chen. “Antioxidants Do Not Ameliorate Alcohol-Induced Purkinje Cell Loss in Lobule I of the Developing Cerebellar Vermis”, Abstract Presentation. Presented at the 27th Annual Meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism, June 26-30, 2004, Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

A.M. Smith, D.R. Zeve, J.J Grisel, and W-J.A. Chen. “Antioxidants Do Not Protect Against Developmental Alcohol-induced Malondialdehyde (MDA) Production in the Developing Rat Cerebellum”, Abstract Presentation. Presented at the 27the Annual Meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism, June 26-30, 2004, Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

Service and Leadership

2015-2019: Texas Medical Association Foundation, Board Member
2015-2017: North Central Texas Medical Foundation, Board Member
2014 – 2015: Texas Association of Otolaryngology, President
2014 - Present: Texas Medical Association Board of Councilors
2014- 2015: YMCA, Wichita Falls, Board of Directors
2013 - Present: Texas Medical Association Alternate Delegate
2013 - 2014: Wichita Falls Family Practice Residency Program Designated Institutional Official
2013-2015: Texas Association of Otolaryngology – Board of Governors Program Co-Chair
2012 -2013: United Region Health Care System, Physician Leadership Academy

Professional Association

American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
Texas Medical Association
Texas Association of Otolaryngology
Wichita County Medical Society
Alpha Omega Alpha - Medical Honor Society
American Cochlear Implant Alliance
Global Tracheostomy Collaborative

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