Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

Residency

Otolaryngology - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR

Fellowship

Pediatric Otolaryngology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Otolaryngology

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Conditions Treated

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2019

Mulvey CL, Rizzi MD, Buzi A: Microbiology of complicated acute sinusitis among pediatric patients: A case series. Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery 160(4): 712-719, April 2019 Notes: doi: 10.1177/0194599818815109. Epub 2018 Nov 27.

2018

Mulvey CL, Rizzi MD, Buzi A: Predictive ability of bedside nasal endoscopy to diagnose invasive fungal sinusitis in a pediatric population. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2018 Dec;115:82-88. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2018.09.019. Epub 2018 Sep 19.

2017

1. Buzi A, Coblens OM, MacGillivray M, Elden L: The use of noninvasive positive pressure ventilation following pediatric tonsillectomy. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 157(2): 297-301, Aug 2017 Notes: Epub 2017 Apr 18.

2013

Friedman AB, Guillory R, Ramakrishnaiah RH, Frank R, Gluth MB, Richter GT, Dornhoffer JL. Risk analysis of unilateral severe-to-profound sensorineural hearing loss in children. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2013 Jul;77(7):1128-31.

Gluth MB, Friedman AB, Atcherson SR, Dornhoffer JL. Hearing aid tolerance after revision and obliteration of canal wall down mastoidectomy cavities. Otol Neurotol. 2013 Jun;34(4):711-4.

Friedman AB, Gluth MB, Moore PC, Dornhoffer JL. Outcomes of cartilage tympanoplasty in the pediatric population. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2013 Feb;148(2):297-301.

Abstracts

2019

Mulvey CL, Buzi A: "Management and Outcomes of Subperiosteal Abscess: A Review of National Data" Accepted for poster presentation at the 2019 Spring Meeting of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (ASPO), Austin, TX. May 2019.

Mulvey CL, Giordano T, Moran, K, Simi A, Durkin A, Buzi A: "Socioeconomic Factors, Presentation and Outcomes of Cholesteatoma in the Pediatric Population" Accepted for poster presentation at the 2019 Spring Meeting of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (ASPO), Austin, TX. May 2019.

Books

Chapters

2018

Buzi A, Rizzi M: Pediatric Otolaryngologic Considerations. Pediatric Oculoplastic Surgery, 2nd ed. Katowitz JA, Katowitz WR (eds.). Springer Publishing, Co., New York, NY, Page: 169-182, 2018. 

Posters and Presentations

2019

Poonia SK, Devine CM, Javia LR, Buzi A, Rizzi MD: Two Rare Cases of Sinonasal Vascular Malformations in the Pediatric Population.  Poster presentation at the ASPO Summer Meeting: Frontiers in Pediatric Otolaryngology, Vail, CO July 21-24, 2019.

Buzi A. "Pediatric Chronic Rhinosinusitis: Medical Management" Oral presentation at Rhinoworld, Chicago, IL (6/7/19)

Mulvey CL, Buzi A: "Management and Outcomes of Subperiosteal Abscess: A Review of National Data" Accepted for poster presentation at the 2019 Spring Meeting of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (ASPO), Austin, TX. May 2019.

Mulvey CL, Giordano T, Moran, K, Simi A, Durkin A, Buzi A: "Socioeconomic Factors, Presentation and Outcomes of Cholesteatoma in the Pediatric Population" Accepted for poster presentation at the 2019 Spring Meeting of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (ASPO), Austin, TX. May 2019.

2018

Mulvey C, Rizzi MD, Buzi A: "Microbiology of Pediatric Complicated Acute Rhinosinusitis" Oral presentation at ASPO Summer Meeting: Frontiers in Pediatric Otolaryngology, Vail, CO  July 2018 Notes: Accepted via abstract; Mulvey lecturer.

Kiell E, Rizzi M, Buzi A: "Management of Orbital Complications in the Pediatric Patient with Acute Rhinosinusitis: Ten Years of Experience at a High Volume Children's Hospital" Poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology/COSM, National Harbor, MD April 20-22 2018 Notes: Accepted by abstract.

2017

Mulvey CL, Rizzi MD, Buzi A: “Predictive Ability of Bedside Nasal Endoscopy to Diagnose Invasive Fungal Sinusitis in a Pediatric Population” Oral presentation by Carolyn Mulvey, MD at the Annual Meeting of SENTAC, Toronto, ON, Canada. December 2017. Notes:  Accepted by abstract.

Invited Lectures

2018

Invited Faculty: 9th Annual ORL Emergencies Boot Camp (Sponsored by Georgetown University, Washington DC. Course involved training PGY-1 & -2 residents from local and regional programs. 7/20/18)

Awards and Honors

2019, Top Female Docs, SJ Magazine

2017 & 2019, Top Docs for Kids 2017, SJ Magazine

2013, Excellence in Research Award, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences ORL-HNS

2012, American Academy of Otolaryngology Residency Leadership Grant

2010-2012, Otolaryngology in-service Award, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences ORL-HNS

2004-2008, University of Texas Scholar

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

National

2008-present, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Institutional Committees

2014-present, Member, Perioperative Throughput Team