Jeffrey R. Janus, M.D.

  1. Otolaryngologist


  1. Rochester, Minnesota


  1. Flap surgery
  2. Neck surgery
  3. Parathyroidectomy
  4. Robotic surgery
  5. Thyroidectomy
  • Microvascular Reconstruction — Free flap surgery, the use of tissue from one place in the body to rebuild a surgical defect at another, restoring preoperative form & function when possible.
  • Parotid Surgery — Removal of benign and malignant parotid tumors, with special consideration postoperative facial nerve function and/or facial reanimation.
  • Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery — Removal of nasal tumors and/or brain tumors through the nose, done in conjunction with neurosurgery, to avoid large incisions on the face and head.
  • Robotic Surgery — The use of a small 3D camera and robotic arms to remove tumors of the upper aerodigestive tract (e.g. Oropharynx and/or throat cancer).
  • Oral Cavity Cancer Surgery — Removal of tumors from the mouth, lips, cheek, jaw, and tongue with special consideration of reconstruction when needed, and restoration of preoperative speech and swallow when possible.
  • Regenerative Medicine Research — The use of stem cells and tissue scaffolding to rebuild or repair natural structures in the head and neck.
  1. 2014
    Mayo Clinic ScholarAdvanced Head & Neck Oncologic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship, Department of Otorhinolaryngology
  2. 2013
    Chief ResidentOtorhinolaryngology Residency, Department of Otorhinolaryngology
  3. 2012
    ResidentOtorhinolaryngology Residency, Department of Otorhinolaryngology
  4. 2008
    Doctorate of MedicineUniversity of Florida College of Medicine
  5. 2005
    BSInterdisciplinary Degree of the Biological and Medical Sciences, University of Florida


  1. 2014
    OtolaryngologyAmerican Board of Otolaryngology


Research activities

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