Phoenix, Arizona Clinical Profile


David G. Lott, M.D., is dedicated to investigating disorders of the larynx (voice box) and airway. This includes bioengineering of laryngeal and tracheal tissues, laryngeal transplantation techniques and immunotherapy, laryngeal cancer, and functional outcomes of various laryngeal surgical procedures.

Focus areas

  • Laryngeal transplantation
  • Tissue engineering in laryngeal and airway reconstruction
  • Idiopathic subglottic stenosis
  • Voice outcomes in laryngeal cancer resection

Significance to patient care

Research in these areas is aimed at restoring normal function of the larynx. This allows patients to regain or preserve the ability to breathe, swallow and/or speak.

Professional highlights

  • Associate Director, Center for Regenerative Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Arizona, 2017-present

Clinical Studies

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Primary Appointment

  1. Consultant, Division of Laryngology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology

Administrative Appointment

  1. Chair, Division of Laryngology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology

Academic Rank

  1. Professor of Otolaryngology


  1. Fellow - Laryngeal Surgery and Professional Voice Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital
  2. Resident - Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Chief Resident 2009-2010 Head & Neck Institute, Cleveland Clinic
  3. Internship - General Surgery Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic
  4. MD Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa
  5. BS - Exercise Science Northern Arizona University

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