Amar Miglani, M.D.

  1. Otolaryngologist




  1. Phoenix, Arizona



Amar Miglani, M.D., is a board-certified otolaryngologist — head and neck surgeons who specializes in rhinology, endoscopic cranial base surgery, orbital surgery, and sinonasal tumors.

Dr. Miglani's clinical focus includes:

  • Complex sinus disease including nasal polyposis, aspirin exacerbated respiratory disease, allergic fungal sinusitis, and revision sinus surgery
  • Endoscopic skull base surgery in collaboration with his neurosurgical colleagues
  • Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) rhinorrhea repair
  • Endoscopic orbital decompression and dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR)
  • Functional nasal surgery and septal perforation repair

In addition to his clinical activities, Dr. Miglani is a staunch advocate for undergraduate mentorship programs, medical student subspecialty interest groups, and graduate medical education. Dr. Miglani's research interests include optimizing surgical outcomes following sinonasal tumor resection, endoscopic sinus surgery for chronic rhinosinusitis, and septal perforation repair.

  1. Chondrosarcoma
  2. Chordoma
  3. Chronic sinusitis
  4. Craniopharyngioma
  5. CSF leak
  6. Encephalocele
  7. Epiphora
  8. Esthesioneuroblastoma
  9. Inverting papilloma
  10. Juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma
  11. Nasal and paranasal tumors
  12. Nasal polyps
  13. Pituitary tumor
  14. Samter's triad
  15. Sinonasal melanoma
  16. Skull base tumor
  17. Thyroid eye disease
  1. Endoscopic orbital surgery
  2. Endoscopic pituitary surgery
  3. Endoscopic sinus surgery
  4. Endoscopic skull base surgery
  5. Lacrimal surgery
  6. Nose surgery
  7. Open skull base surgery
  • Endoscopic skull base surgery
  • Sinonasal tumors
  • Chronic rhinosinusitis
  • Nasal polyps
  • Nasal obstruction
  • Septal perforations

Phoenix, Arizona

  1. 2021
    FellowRhinology & Endoscopic Sinus/Skull Base Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina
  2. 2020
    ResidentOtolaryngology Residency, Otolaryngology, Programs in Arizona, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2015
    MDAlbert Einstein College of Medicine
  4. 2012
    Fellow - Clinical ResearchDivision of Rhinology, Department of Otolaryngology
  5. 2010
    BS - Biomedical EngineeringUniversity of California San Diego

Awards and honors

  1. 2022
    Grant AwardCures at Home
  2. 2021
    Laryngoscope Cover ArticleLaryngoscope Journal
  3. 2017
    3rd Place Poster PresentationAnnual Meeting, American Rhinologic Society
  4. 2017
    Golden Endoscope AwardFall Film FESStival, American Rhinologic Society
  5. 2015
    Dean's Recognition Award for Academic ExcellenceAlbert Einstein College of Medicine
  6. 2010
    Cum LaudeUniversity of California San Diego
  7. 2009
    1st Place Poster PresentationDepartment of Bioengineering Local Conference, University of California San Diego
  8. 2007
    Research ScholarNational Science Foundation
  9. 2005
    Dean's ListUniversity of California San Diego

Professional memberships

  1. 2022 - present
    Associate Program DirectorRhinology and Endoscopic Cranial Base Surgery Fellowship, Department of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery/Audiology, Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
  2. 2022 - present
    Research CoordinatorOtolaryngology, Department of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery/Audiology
  3. 2022 - present
    MemberNorth American Skull Base Society
  4. 2016 - present
    MemberAmerican Rhinologic Society
  5. 2015 - present
    Resident MemberAmerican Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  6. 2012 - present
    Resident MemberAmerican Medical Association
  7. 2006 - 2008
    Student MemberBiomedical Engineering Society