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Otolaryngology (ENT), Head and Neck Surgery | More

Assistant Professor of Surgery Director, Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery

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Christopher Roxbury, MD, is a fellowship-trained rhinologist and endoscopic skull base surgeon. Dr. Roxbury specializes in minimally invasive and endoscopic surgical treatment of sinonasal disorders, including chronic rhinosinusitis, nasal polyposis, benign and malignant tumors of the nose, paranasal sinuses and anterior cranial base, and cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea.

As a researcher, Dr. Roxbury investigates ways to optimize surgical outcomes and postoperative management for patients following endoscopic sinus and skull base surgery. He has authored numerous peer-reviewed articles related to rhinology and endoscopic skull base surgery, and he frequently speaks at national rhinology and skull base surgery conferences.

Areas of Expertise

  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Allergic Fungal Sinusitis
  • Nasal Polyposis
  • Benign and Malignant Tumors of the Nose and Paranasal Sinuses
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea
  • Chronic Rhinosinusitis
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Minimally Invasive ENT Surgery

Medical Education

  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


  • Johns Hopkins Medicine


  • Johns Hopkins Medicine


  • Cleveland Clinic

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • North American Skull Base Society
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2012

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery

Languages Spoken

  • English