Diego Preciado, MD, PhD Otolaryngologist

Bio

Biography

Diego Preciado, MD, PhD, specializes in pediatric airway disorders, congenital sensorineural hearing loss, chronic middle ear disease, chronic sinusitis, and velopharyngeal insufficiency.

Dr. Preciado is an active basic science researcher investigating mechanisms of mucin gene regulation in middle ear cells. He has been awarded several clinical and basic science research awards from the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • PhD, Otolaryngology, 2006
    University of Minnesota
  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Otolaryngology, 2004
    Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • Residency Program, Otolaryngology, 2002
    University of Minnesota Health Center
  • Internship Program, General Surgery, 1998
    Hennepin County Minnesota
  • MD, AMA Verified, 1997
    University of Minnesota School of Medicine
  • BS, 1993
    Georgetown University
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Diego Preciado

Mollys Story

Molly's Story

Three-year-old Molly is obsessed with the movie “Frozen.” And like the fearless princess in Disney’s icy animated epic, there’s something very special about Molly. She was born deaf.

News

News

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Airway Reconstruction in Pediatric Burn Patients

(2005) Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery

American Academy of Otolaryngology Heand and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting

(2007) Surgical Management of Pediatric Subperiosteal Abscess

Association for Research in Otolaryngology

(2006) Activation of Transforming Growth Factor Signaling Pathway in Rat Middle Ear with Otitis Media

Frontal Sinus Fractures

(2006) Emedicine

Improved Diagnostic Effectiveness with a Sequential Diagnostic Paradigm in Idiopathic Pediatric Sensorineural Hearing Loss

(2005) Otology & Neurology

Middle Ear Inflammatory Diseases

(2007) Emedicine

Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Lipopolysaccharide Induction of Leratinocyte Proliferation NFkappa B and Cyclin DA is Inhibited by Indomethacin

(2005) Journal of Immunology

The 34th Annual Society for Ear Nose and Throat Advances in Children

(2006) Otitis Media with Effusion and its Risk Factors Affect Serum Cytokine Profile in Children

Tonsillar Inclusion Cysts in Gorlins Syndrome

(2006) Ear Nose and Throat Journal

Triologic Society

(2007) Cigarette Smoke Induces Muc5b Mucin Gene Expression in Mouse Middle Ear Cells.

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Austin's Story

Patient story

"People always tell me 'You're so strong, I don't know how you got through it.' I like to say that you never know how strong you are or what you are capable of until you have no choice but to be strong." 

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