Brett A Miles

Brett A Miles, DDS, MD

  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Otolaryngology


Ear, Nose, Throat / Otolaryngology

Research Topics:

Cancer, Imaging, Otolaryngology (ENT), Pathology, Personalized Medicine, Spectroscopy, Technology & Innovation, Translational Research, Vaccine Development

A Diplomate of the American Board of Otolaryngology , Dr. Miles is co-Chief of the Division of Head and Neck Cancer Surgery at the Department of Otolaryngology at the Mount Sinai Health System. He has extensive expertise in head and neck oncology/microvascular surgery – including robotic surgery - at the Head and Neck Institute, providing patients with state-of-the-art care for head and neck diseases and complex oral maxillofacial conditions.

His clinical interests encompass oncologic head and neck surgery, reconstructive surgery and oral/maxillofacial trauma. One of his primary areas of concentration is the Advaxis/Window of Opportunity HPV-related Tonsil and Tongue Base Cancer Vaccine clinical trial, for which he is Principal Investigator at the Icahn School of Medicine’s Head and Neck Cancer Research Program.

Patients with HPV-related tonsil and tongue cancers interested in participating in this clinical trial can explore more by watching Mount Sinai’s Advaxis Clinical Trial video  or by reading Dr. Miles’ blog about the Advaxis trial.

To see his Oral Cancer Patient Story video, visit



Clinical Focus

  • Bone Graft
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophagectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Squamous cell cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngectomy
  • Nasal Cancer
  • Open Reduction And Internal Fixation Surgery
  • Robot-Assisted Surgery - Overview
  • Salivary Glands
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skull Base Tumor/Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Throat Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tracheal Stenosis
  • Tracheotomy
  • Trauma


MD, University of Texas - Southwestern Medical School

DDS, Creighton University

Residency, Denitstry, Oregon Health Sciences University

Internship, General Surgery, University of Texas - Southwestern Medical School

Residency, Oral & Maxillofacial, University of Texas - Southwestern Medical School

Residency, Otolaryngology, University of Texas - Southwestern Medical School

Fellowship, Head & Neck Surgery, University of Toronto

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