Saurin Popat, MD, MBA

Erie County Medical Center

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Erie County Medical Center


I have been in practice since 1997 specializing in Head & Neck Surgical Oncology, Endocrine Surgery (Thyroid, Parathyroid, Pituitary), Skulll Base Surgery (open and endoscopic), TORS (transoral robotic surgery), Laser Surgery of the upper aerodigestive tract,and Microvascular Reconsreuction (for the Head and Neck but also Breast, Extremity, Skull Base).

My base specialty is Otolaryngology-Head & Neck  Surgery and I have done an Americans Head & Neck Society accredited fellowship in Head & Neck Surgical Oncology (University of Toronto), as well as fellowships in Microvascular Reconstruction (University of Toronto), and Skull Base Surgery (Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland’).  I have advanced training in Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery (University of Pittsburgh and The Ohio State University) and TORS (University of Pennsylvania).  I also have an MBA from Cornell University and Queen’s University.

I have a dual and combined Academic and Community based practice allowing me and our team access to all patients in the 8 counties of Western New York as well as northwestern Pennsylvania and in to southern Ontario in Canada.​