Associate Editor


Mohsen Naraghi, MD

Rhinology and Facial Plastic Surgery
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Tehran,Iran

Biography

Dr. Naraghi is the President of the Rhinology Research Society and Clinical Board Faculty of Tehran University with academic postgraduate teaching experience in rhinology and facial plastic surgery since 1994.
He is Double Board Certified in both Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
He ranked first among all the national graduates of medicine, awarded first in the National Comprehensive Medical Examinations, graded first in the National Board Examinations in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and also became the fellow of the European Board of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. He continued his training in facial plastic surgery and rhinology fellowship, and received the International Board for Certification in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
The national award for the best research in surgery was presented to Dr. Naraghi in 2004. He was the winner of the International Award of the American Rhinologic Society in 2005. Dr. Mohsen Naraghi was also granted the International Award for Excellence in Medical Sciences in Category Innovation in Clinical Medicine in 2011 by Academic Foundation in Medical Sciences.
Dr. Naraghi is the fellow of American Rhinology Society and member of American Academy of Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery. More than three hundred articles and chapters in rhinology and facial plastic surgery including eighty international papers were published by Dr. Naraghi. He has instructed in more than sixty courses, hands-on and live surgery workshops on endoscopic surgery, rhinoplasty and facial plastic surgery throughout the world including rhinoplasty courses in the American Academy of Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery Meetings.
Dr. Naraghi has published seventeen books in the fields of rhinology and facial plastic surgery, including two-volume comprehensive rhinology textbook. He was also bestowed the title of The Best Academic Book of the Year in 2007, entitled Facial Plastic Surgery.

Research Interest

His Research interest Includes: Otolaryngology

Scientific Activities

INTERNATIONAL MEMBERSHIPS


• American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
• American Rhinologic Society (Fellow)
• American Academy of Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
• American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
• European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery
• European Rhinologic Society
• European Academy of Allergology and Clinical Immunology


HONORS & AWARDS


• International Award for Excellence in Medical Sciences in the category of Innovation in Clinical Medicine, 2011
• Award for the best academic book of the year titled as Facial Plastic Surgery, 2007
• Honorary diploma for faculty board permanent teaching, 2006
• International Research Award of the American Rhinologic Society, 2005
• First rank nationalaward as the best in surgical science research in the country, 2004
• Recognition for meritorious teaching in rhinology, 2002
• First rank prize for the best presented scientific paper at the 6th International Congress of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
• Award for authorizing two-volume Rhinology book which was the first comprehensive rhinology textbook in Persian language, 2000
• Pioneer of the endonasal endoscopic laser surgery in Iran
• First presenting of endonasal endoscopic skull base and brain surgery in Iran
• First rank in the National Board Examinations of Otolaryngology
• First rank in medical graduates of Tehran University
• First rank in the national comprehensive medical examinations

Publications

PUBLISHED BOOKS


1. Naraghi, Mohsen. Functional, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Nasal Surgery. 1st ed. Tehran, Noore Danesh Publications, 2012.
2. Naraghi, Mohsen. Maxillofacial Surgery. 1st ed. Tehran, Noore Danesh Publications, 2012.
3. Naraghi, Mohsen. Rhinologic Diseases. 1st ed. Tehran, Noore Danesh Publications, 2012.
4. Naraghi, Mohsen. Nose and Face Diseases and Surgery in Children. 1st ed. Tehran, Noore Danesh Publications, 2012.
5. Naraghi, Mohsen. Oropharynx Diseases and Surgery. 1st ed. Tehran, Noore Danesh Publications, 2012.
6. Naraghi, Mohsen. Surgery of Sinuses, Orbit and Skull Base. 1st ed. Tehran, Noore Danesh Publications, 2012.
7. Naraghi, Mohsen. Reconstructive Facial Surgery. 1st ed. Tehran, Noore Danesh Publications, 2011.
8. Naraghi, Mohsen. Aesthetic Facial Surgery. 1st ed. Tehran, Noore Danesh Publications, 2011.
9. Naraghi, Mohsen. Principals of Otorhinolaryngology. 1st ed. Tehran, TZ Medical Publishing, 2010.
10. Naraghi, Mohsen. New Strategies in Geriatric Otorhinolaryngology. 1st ed. Tehran, Noore Danesh Publications, 2010.
11. Naraghi, Mohsen. Oral Diseases and Surgery. 1st ed. Tehran, Noore Danesh Publications, 2009.
12. Naraghi, Mohsen. The Nose and the Sinuses. Comprehensive Textbook of Otorhinolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, 1st ed. Tehran University.
13. Naraghi, Mohsen. et al, Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Past, Present and Future. IJR, 2006.
14. Naraghi, Mohsen. Nose Diseases and Surgery. 1st ed. Tehran, TZ Medical Publishing, 2006.
15. Naraghi, Mohsen. Sinus Diseases and Surgery. 1st ed. Tehran, TZ Medical Publishing, 2006.
16. Naraghi, Mohsen. Skull Base Surgery – Anterior and Middle Parts. 1st ed. Tehran, TZ Medical Publishing, 2006.
17. Naraghi, Mohsen. Facial Plastic Surgery. 1st ed. Tehran, TZ Medical Publishing, 2006.
18. Naraghi, Mohsen. Pediatric Rhinology. 1st ed. Tehran, TZ Medical Publishing, 2006.
19. Naraghi, Mohsen. Otorhinolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, a Problem-Oriented Approach. 1st ed. Tehran, TZ Medical Publishing, 2003.
20. Naraghi, Mohsen, Rhinology, vol. 1, Diseases of the Nose, Functional Nasal Surgery, Aesthetic Nasal Surgery. 1st ed. Tehran, Poorsina, 2000.
21. Naraghi, Mohsen, Rhinology, vol. 2, Diseases and Surgery of Paranasal Sinuses, Pediatric Rhinology, Surgery of Anterior and Middle Cranial Base. 1st ed. Tehran, Poorsina, 2000.
22. Naraghi, Mohsen. Principles of Endoscopic Sinus Surgery. 1st ed. Tehran, Poorsina, 2000.
23. Naraghi, Mohsen. Sinusitis. 1st ed. Tehran, Sooratgar, 2000.

INTERNATIONAL PUBLICATIONS


1. Naraghi M, Saberi H, Mirmohseni AS, Nikdad MS, Afarideh M, Management of advanced intracranial intradural juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma: combined single-stage rhinosurgical and neurosurgical approach. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2015 Mar 16. doi: 10.1002/alr.21507
2. Naraghi M, Atari M. A comparison of depression scores between aesthetic and functional rhinoplasty patients. Asian J Psychiatr. 2015. doi: 10.1016/j.ajp.2015.01.009
3. Naraghi M, Adil S, Bastaninejad S, Dabiran S. Evaluation of pediatric voice handicap index and pediatric voice related quality of life before and after adenotonsillectomy in pediatric population. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2015; 79(3): 388-391. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2014.12.034
4. Naraghi M, Atari M. Comparison of Patterns of Psychopathology in Aesthetic Rhinoplasty Patients versus Functional Rhinoplasty Patients. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 doi: 10.1177/0194599814560139
5. Naraghi M, Susan A, Shahin B, Soheila D. Sleep related quality of life before and after adenotonsillar surgery in pediatric population. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2014; 78(2): 330-3. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2013.12.003
6. Naraghi M, Ghazizad M. Tension Pneumocephalus. a Life-threatening Complication of Septoplasty and Septorhinoplasty. B-ENT. 2012; 8: 203-205doi:
7. Yazdani N, Amoli MM, Naraghi M, et al. Association between the functional polymorphism C-159T in the CD14 promoter gene and nasal polyposis: potential role in asthma. J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol. 2012; 22(6): 406-11.
8. Naraghi M, Amirzargar B, Meysamie A. Quality of Life Comparison in Common Rhinologic Surgeries. Allergy Rhinol. 2012; 3(1): e1-e7. doi: 10.2500/ar.2012.3.0020
9. Naraghi M, Mohammadi TSZ, Sontou AF, Deroee FA, Boroojerdi M. Endonasal endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy: how to achieve optimal results with simple punch technique. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2012; 269(5): 1445-1449. doi: 10.1007/s00405-011-1825-2
10. Deroee FA, Oweinah J, Naraghi M, et al. Regression of polypoid nasal mucosa after systemic corticosteroid therapy: A proteomics study. American Journal of Rhinology and Allergy. 2009; 23(5).
11. Deroee AF, Naraghi M, Sontou AF, Ebrahimkhani M, Dehpour A. Nitric Oxide Metabolites as biomarkers for follow up after Chronic Rhinosinusitis Surgery. American Journal of Rhinology. 2009; 23(2).
12. Naraghi M, Deroee AF, Ebrahimkhani M, Kiani S, Dehpour A. Nitric oxide: a new concept in chronic sinusitis pathogenesis. American Journal of Otolaryngology. 2007; 28(5).
13. Naraghi M, Amidi Y, Eslamifar M. Bacterial biofilms in refractory chronic rhinosinusitis. European Archives of Otorhinolaryngology. 2007; 264(Supp1.1).
14. Naraghi M. Reconsideration of Strut Augmentation. European Archives of Otorhinolaryngology. 2007; 264 (Suppl.1).
15. Naraghi M. Deroee AF, Shadman M, Ebrahimkhani MR, Dehpour AR. Evaluating the relation of chronic sinusitis and nitric oxide metabolites levels in nasal lavage. Revista de Rhinologia. 2006; VI(No. 1).
16. Naraghi M. Deroee AF, Ghasemi M, Heidari G. Asthma and Serum Eosinophlilia in Nasal Polyposis Patients. Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. 2006; 135(2) (Supplement 1).
17. Naraghi M. Endoscopic Orbital Tumor Surgery. Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. 2005; 133(2, Supplement 1).
18. Naraghi M. Tari AS, Kassaii A, Tabatabaii Z, Complete Two-Wall Endoscopic Orbital Decompression for Graves Ophthalmopathy, A More Effective Approach. Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery.2005; 133(2, Supplement 1).
19. Naraghi M, Kashfi A. Endonasal Endoscopic Resection of Ethmoido-Orbital Osteoma Compressing the Optic Nerve. American Journal of Otolaryngology. 2003; 24(6).
20. Naraghi M, Personality Characters in Patients Seeking Rhinoplasty. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2003; 73(Supplement).
21. Naraghi M. The Role of Nasal Endoscopy in Evaluation of Disordered Nasal Function After Rhinoplasty. ANZ Journal of Surgery.2003; 73(Supplement).
22. Naraghi M, Kashfi A. Endoscopic Resection of Nasopharyngeal Angiofibromas via Combined Transnasal and Transoral Routes. American Journal of Otolaryngology. 2003; 24(3). doi: 10.1016/S0196-0709(02)32402-5
23. Naraghi M, Kashfi A. Endonasal Endoscopic Treatment of Medial Orbital Wall Fracture via Rotational Repositioning. American Journal of Otolaryngology. 2002; 23(5). doi:
24. Naraghi M, Saberi H, Kashfi A. Endonasal Endoscopic Treatment of Paracellar Arachnoid Cyst: Report of a Case. American Journal of Rhinology. 2002; 16(1).
25. Naraghi M, Atari M. Preliminary findings on gender differences in aesthetic rhinoplasty patients: body appreciation and appearance comparisons. Otolaryngol Open J. 2015; 1(1): 7-12. doi: 10.17140/OTLOJ-1-103