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Yosef P. Krespi, MD, FACS

Yosef P. Krespi, MD, FACS

The Center for Sleep Disorders

Clinical Offices

110 East 59th St. #10A
New York, NY 10022
Tel: (212) 434-4500   
Patient Appointments: (212) 434-4500
Fax: (212) 434-4597

Academic Appointments

Director, Center for Sleep Disorders, NYHNI

About Yosef Krespi MD, FACS

Dr. Yosef Krespi, is a board certified Otolaryngologist-Head and Neck Surgery at North Shore-LIJ and Professor of Clinical Otolaryngology at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Krespi graduated from medical school at Technion in Israel and completed his residency training at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York. After completing his fellowship in Head and Neck Surgery at Mt. Sinai, he was Associate Professor at Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago. In 1985, he became Professor and Chairman of Otolaryngology at SUNY-Health Science Center in Brooklyn until moving his practice to Manhattan to become Chairman at St Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital in 1990. Dr. Krespi has published over 160 scientific medical articles, and has served as editor on four text books and written over 50 book chapters. He is one of the world's leading experts in laser surgery, endoscopic sinus surgery, surgery to relieve snoring and sleep apnea and oral malodor. Dr. Krespi is nationally and internationally recognized and respected by his medical colleagues and has received numerous awards and honors in his field.

Education

  • 1973 Technion, Faculty of Medicine, Israel - M.D.
  • 1973-74 Ward Medicine and Surgery Tel Hashomer Hospital, Israel - Internship
  • 1974-75 General Surgery, St. Mary's Hospital Waterbury, CT - Residency
  • 1975-77 General Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital New York, NY - Residency
  • 1977-80 Otolaryngology, Mount Sinai Hospital New York, NY - Residency
  • 1980-81 Clinical and Research Fellow in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY - Fellowship

Board Certification

  • 1981 American Board of Otolaryngology

Awards and Honors for Yosef Krespi MD

  • 1979 The New Jersey Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology Resident Competition Award - "The Pectoralis Myocutaneous Flap"
  • 1979 American Bronchoesophacological Association, Resident Essay Contest Award - "Free Pleuroperiosteal Flap to Correct Full Thickness Tracheal Defect"
  • 1980 Association of Attending Staff/Bella Trachtenberg Award for House Staff Excellence, The Mount Sinai Hospital
  • 1986 American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Honor Award
  • 1986-1987 Secretary, Otolaryngology Section, New York Academy of Medicine
  • 1987-1988 Chairman, Otolaryngology Section, New York Academy of Medicine
  • 1988-1990 President, Kings County Otolaryngology Society
  • 1981-1993 Physician's Recognition Award, American Medical Association
  • 1991-Present Editorial Board, Journal of Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Society
  • 1994-1995 St. Luke's/Roosevelt Hospital Center, Physician- Hospital Organization, Board of Directors
  • 1997 American Academy of Otolaryngology - Distinguished Service Award
  • 1997 President, New York Head and Neck Society
  • 1998-2009 Editorial member, The Laryngoscope
  • 2004 Better Living Magazine “Best Doctors” 2004
  • 2004 Health Advisory Board, Women’s Day Magazine
  • 2001-2011 New York Magazine “Best Doctors in New York”
    Description: Selected as one of the top physician in his field.
  • 2006-2011 Castle Connolly Medical LTD. “America’s Top Doctor” Description: Selected as one of the top specialist throughout the nation. (Ed. 2006)

Affiliations - Academic & Clinical

  • 1990-2010 Chairman, Department of Otolaryngology, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY
  • 2000-2010 Chairman, Div. of Dentistry and Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY
  • 1990-Present Professor of Clinical Otolaryngology, Columbia University, New York, NY
  • 1985-1990 Chairman, Department of Otolaryngology, Long Island College Hospital, Brooklyn, NY
  • 1985-1990 Chief, Otolaryngology, Brooklyn V.A. Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
  • 1985-1989 Chief of Otolaryngology, State University Hospital, Brooklyn, NY
  • 1985-1989 Chief, Otolaryngology, Kings County Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY
  • 1988-1993 Attending, Staten Island University Hospital, Chief, Otolaryngology, Staten Island - HIP
  • 1985-1989 Professor of Otolaryngology, SUNY-Health Science Center, Brooklyn, NY
  • 1984-1985 Associate Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
  • 1980-1984 Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
  • 1980-1985 Attending Physician, Lakeside Veteran's Administration, Medical Center, Chicago, IL
  • 1980-1984 Consultant, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL
  • 1980-1984 Senior Attending, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (Fellow)
  • American Broncho-Esophagological Association
  • American College of Surgeons (Fellow)
  • American Medical Association
  • American Sleep Disorders Association
  • American Society for Head and Neck Surgery (Fellow)
  • American Society for Laser Society and Medicine
  • Association for Research in Otolaryngology
  • New York Academy of Medicine
  • New York Head and Neck Society (past president)
  • New York Laryngological Society (past president)
  • Triological Society (Fellow)

Other Affiliations (Corporate and Non-Profit)

  • 2008 – Present Founding member, New York Head and Neck Institute
  • 2008 – Present Consultant, Investor, OticPharma, Anterios, TLC medical, RedOax, Entent, Greystone Pharma, Medimetriks, ARC Laser, Light Guide Optics, Radiancy, Lumenis
  • 2006 – Present Founder, Chairman, Valam Corp., BioLx LLC
  • 2002 - Present Founder, Medical Director, MetroSleep Inc.
  • 2001 - Present Consultant, Investor, ABV I and ABV II
  • 2000 - Present Founder, Investor, Consultant, Biomerix Inc
  • 1987 - Present Founding member, Otolaryngology Research & Education Foundation, Inc.
  • 1996 - 2010 Senior Partner, Head and Neck Surgical Group, LLC, Single Specialty Group Practice in Otolaryngology, NY, NY
  • 1999 – 2001 Founder & Medical Director, HealUSA, Inc.,
  • 1996 – 2003 Director, Board Member, QBT, LLC, Financial Software Development, New York, NY
  • 1995 – 2002 Board Member, St. Luke's/Roosevelt Hospital Center PHO, SLRHC Physician Hospital Organization

Research Grants and Projects

  • 1978-1981 "Tracheal Reconstruction with Pleuroperiosteal Flap"
  • 1976-1980 "Microvascular Surgery"
  • 1979-1984 "Transmandibular Exposure of Skull Base Anatomical Dissection"
  • 1981-1984 "Postoperative Rehabilitation of Oropharyngeal Cancer"
  • 1982 "Safety Evaluation of the Throat-E-Vac Device"
  • 1980-1984 "Evaluation of Preoperative Chemotherapy in Head and Neck Cancer"
  • 1984-1989 "Combined Infratemporal Fossa and Transmandibular Approach to the Skull Base"
  • 1982-1985 "The Mechanical Spread of Viable Tumor During Surgery"
  • 1983-1985 "Calcium Metabolism Following Total Parathyroidectomy and Vagotomy"
  • 1983-1987 "Submucosal Cricoid Resection"
  • 1986-1989 "Evaluation of Laser Surgery for Anterior Commissure Laryngeal Cancer"
  • 1988-1989 "Oral Complications Following Prolonged Intubation"
  • 1987-1989 "Laser Lingual Tonsillectomy Canine Experiment"
  • 1987-1989 "Laser De-Epithelization of Skin Flaps"
  • 1986-1987 "Tracheal Reconstruction Using Gortex Graft"
  • 1987-1988 "Tracheal Reconstruction Using Marlex Mesh"
  • 1988-1989 "The Effect of Laser Beam on Peripheral Nerve"
  • 1989-1990 "The Use of Tissue Expander in the Pharynx & Larynx"
  • 1990 "Determination of the Inductive Role & Plasticity of Developing Otic Structures by their Selective Ablation Using Laser Surgery", Deafness Research Foundation
  • 1994 “Laser Assisted Myringotomy”
  • 1997 “Laser Endoscopic Septal Surgery”
  • 1998 “Snoring and Sleep Apnea Monitors” SNAP Laboratories
  • 1998-2010 “Photodynamic Therapy in the Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer”
  • 1999-2010 “Upper Lip Sleep Monitor”
  • 1999-2011 “Tongue and Hyoid Suspension for the Treatment of Obstrucive Sleep Apnea”

Courses and Workshops

AAO-HNS, Instruction Courses: (Course Director or Course Co-Director)

  1. Pectoralis Myocutaneous Flap and Gastric Pull-up for One Stage Immediate Reconstruction of Upper Mediastinum and Esophagus
  2. Total Laryngectomy and Neoglottis
  3. Voice Preservation and Restoration
  4. Cancer Surgery of the Skull Base
  5. Evaluation and Management of Chronic Aspiration
  6. Laser Assisted Uvulopalatoplasty (LAUP) for the Treatment of Snoring
  7. Office Based Laser Surgery in Otorhinolaryngology
  8. Laser Surgery Course, Northwestern University Medical School Spring Head and Neck Workshop, Northwestern University Medical School
  9. Mini-Fellowship Program in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, a. Northwestern University Memorial Hospital
  10. Neurovascular Society and Society for Neurovascular Surgery, Annual Meeting, University of Illinois
  11. International Rhinology Symposium "The Nose", Chicago, IL
  12. Skull Base Surgery Symposium, New York, NY
  13. Laser Surgery Workshops, Brooklyn, NY
  14. Swallowing Disorders Symposium, New York, NY
  15. New York Otology Symposium, New York, NY
  16. New England Otolaryngology Society Meeting, Boston, MA, Guest of Honor
  17. Combined South Carolina-North Carolina Otolaryngology Society Meeting, Guest of Honor
  18. Laryngeal Symposium, University of Barcelona
  19. World Congress in Otorhinolaryngology, Madrid, Spain
  20. Laser Surgery Symposium, Lisbon, Portugal
  21. Pan Pacific Surgical Association, Hawaii
  22. Dermatologic Laser Surgery, Panel & Symposium, American Academy Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  23. New Perspectives in Otolaryngology, Guest Lecturer on Cancer Surgery of the Skull Base, Paris, France
  24. Laser Assisted Uvulopalatoplasty-A New Office Based Technique For the Treatment of Snoring, Ft. Myers, FL
  25. Office Based Surgery of the Oropharynx, Scottsdale, AZ
  26. Office Laser Surgery of the Oropharynx, St. Joseph Hospital Annual Comprehensive Sinus Surgery Course, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY - Annually
  27. LAUP-Laser Assisted Uvulopalatoplasty & Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome, Santa Rosa, CA
  28. Laser Assisted Uvulopalatoplasty Course, Cleveland Clinic Hospital, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  29. Laser Assisted Uvulopalatoplasty, University of Toronto, Ontario. Office Based Laser Surgery in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, New York, NY (four courses annually)
  30. American Society of Sleep Disorders, "Laser Assisted Uvulopalatoplasty for Snoring", Fort Lauderdale, FL - Annually
  31. American Society of Sleep Disorders, "Management of Sleep Disorders and Sleep Apnea", Fort Lauderdale, FL - Annually
  32. AAO instruction course, Management of Oral Malodor 2001-2011

Publications by Yosef Krespi, M.D.

  1. Krespi, Y.P., Horowitz, J.: Carcinoma of the Gall Bladder. Technion 1975 (in Hebrew)
  2. Krespi, Y.P., Pertsemlides, D.: Rieger's Syndrome Associated with a Large Meckel's Diverticulum. Am. J. Gastroenterol 71:608-610, 1979
  3. Freed, J.S., Krespi, Y.P.: Urologic Catheter, Unusual Complications. New York State J. Med 79:1892-1893, 1979
  4. Krespi, Y.P., Som, P.M., Shugar, J.M.: Rhabdomyomas: A Rare Cause of Unilateral Proptosis. Mt. Sinai J. Med. 46:392-395, 1979
  5. Baek, S.M., Biller, H.F., Krespi, Y.P., Lawson, W.: The Pectoralis Major Myocutaneous Island Flap for Reconstruction of the Head and Neck. Head and Neck Surgery 1:293-300, 1979
  6. Krespi, Y.P., Baek, S.M., Marovitz, W.F., Biller, H.F.: Revascularization Free Pleuroperiosteal Flap to Correct Full Thickness Tracheal Defect. Bull. N.Y. Acad. Med. 55:939-947, 1979
  7. Som, P.N., Krespi, Y.P.: Laryngeal Sarcoid. Radiology 133:341-342, 1979
  8. Som, P.N., Krespi, Y.P., Herman, G., Shugar, J.M.: Ewing's Sarcoma of the Mandible. Ann Otolaryngol 89:20-23, 1980
  9. Biller, H.F., Lawson, W., Baek, S.M., Krespi, Y.P.: The Pectoralis Myocutaneous Flap for Resurfacing Extensive Skin Defects of the Head and Neck. Proceedings of the Third Annual International Symposium on Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of the Head and Neck. Vol. 2:293-300, 1981
  10. Biller, H.F., Krespi, Y.P., Lawson, W., Baek, S.M.: A One Stage Flap
  11. Reconstruction Following Stomal Recurrence Resection. Otolaryngol Head and Neck Surg 88:357-360, 1980
  12. Shugar, J.M., Som, P.M., Krespi, Y.P., Arnold, L., Som, M.L.: Primary Chordoma of the Maxillary Sinus. Laryngoscope 90:1825-1830, 1980
  13. Biller, H.F., Baek, S.M., Lawson, W., Krespi, Y.P., Blaugrund, S.M.: The Pectoralis Major Myocutaneous Island Flap in Head and Neck Surgery (Analysis of Complications in 42 Patients). Arch Otolaryngol 107:23-26, 1981
  14. Feuerstein, S.S., Krespi, Y.P., Sachdev, R.K.: Transnasal Correction of Choanal Atresia. Head and Neck Surg 3:97-104, 1980
  15. Baek, S., Biller, H.F., Krespi, Y.P., Lawson, W.: The Lower Trapezius Myocutaneous Island Flap. Ann Plast Surg 5:108-114, 1980
  16. Krespi, Y.P., Lawson, W., Blaugrund, S.M., Biller, H.F.: Massive Necrotizing Infections of the Neck. Head and Neck Surg 3:475-481, 1981
  17. Krespi, Y.P., Komisar, A., Lucente, F.E.: Complications of Internal Jugular Vein Catheterization. Arch Otolaryngol 107:310-312, 1981
  18. Biller, H.F., Shugar, J.M., Krespi, Y.P.: A New Technique for Wide Field Exposure of the Base of the Skull. Arch Otolaryngol 107: 698-702, 1981
  19. Shugar, J.M., Som, P.M., Biller, H.F., Som, M.L., Krespi, Y.P.: Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumors of the Paranasal Sinuses. Head and Neck Surg 4:72-76, 1981
  20. Biller, H.F., Krespi, Y.P., Som, P.M.: Combined Therapy for Vascular Lesions of the Head and Neck with Intra-Arterial Embolization and Surgical Excision. Otolaryngol-Head and Neck Surg 90:37-47, 1982
  21. Lawson, W., Baek, S., Loscalzo, L.J., Biller, H.F., Krespi, Y.P.: Experience with Immediate and Delayed Mandibular Reconstruction. Laryngoscope 92:5-10, 1982
  22. Krespi, Y.P., Baek, S., Surek, C.L.: Flap Reconstruction of the Upper Face (Free Flaps vs. Lower Trapezius Myocutaneous Flap). Laryngoscope 93:485-488, 1983
  23. Krespi, Y.P., Shugar, J.M., Som, P.M.: Stylohyoid Syndromes: An Uncommon Cause of Pharyngeal and Neck pain. Am J. Otolaryngol 2:358-360, 1981
  24. Wurster, C.F., Krespi, Y.P., Curtis, A.W.: Osteoradionecrosis of the Temporal Bone. Otolaryngol-Head and Neck Surg 90:126-129, 1982
  25. Krespi, Y.P., Sisson, G.A.: Skull Base Surgery in Composite Resection. Arch Otolaryngol 108:681-684, 1982
  26. Krespi, Y.P., Ries, R., Shugar, J.M., Sisson, G.A.: The Postauricular Myocutaneous Flap for reconstruction of the Auricle. Otolaryngol-Head and neck Surg 91:193-196, 1983
  27. Krespi, Y.P., Grossman, B., Sisson, G.A.: Repair of Intrathoracic Tracheo-Esophageal Fistula Caused by an Unsuspected Esophageal Foreign Body. Am. J. Otolaryngol 3:339-343, 1982
  28. Krespi, Y.P., Sisson, G.A.: Reconstruction After Total or Subtotal Glossectomy. Am J. Surg 146:488-492, 1983
  29. Krespi, Y.P., Monsell, E., Sisson, G.A.: Osteomyelitis of the Clavicle. Ann Otolaryng 92:525-527
  30. Krespi, Y.P., Wurster, C.F., Sisson, G.A.: A Longer Muscle Pedicle for Pectoralis Myocutaneous Flap. Laryngoscope 93:1360-1361, 1983
  31. Krespi, Y.P., Biller, H.F., Baek, S.M.: Tracheal Reconstruction With Pleuroperiosteal Flap. Otolaryngol-Head and Neck Surg 91:610-614, 1983
  32. Krespi, Y.P., Wurster, C.F., Ossoff, R.H., Sisson, G.A.: Four Primary Simultaneous Carcinomas of the Aerodigestive Tract. Otolaryngol-Head and Neck Surg 91:704-708, 1983
  33. Paller, A.S., Surek, C., Silva, I., Krespi, Y.P.: Cutaneous Sarcoidosis Associated with Sarcoidosis of the Upper Airway. Arch. Dermatol 119:592-596, 1983
  34. Ossoff, R.H., Wurster, C.F., Berktold, R.E., Krespi, Y.P., Sisson, G.A.:Complications of Pectoralis Myocutaneous Flap. Arch Otolaryngol 109:812-814, 1983
  35. Kies, M.S., Kraut, M.J., Gordon, L.T., Hauck, W.W., Krespi, Y.P.: Improved Survival and Pretreatment Characteristics of Complete Responders to Combination Chemotherapy (CT) in Advanced Head and Neck Cancer. Proc Am Soc Clin Onc 2:160, 1983
  36. Sisson, G.A., Krespi, Y.P.: Voice Preservation and Restoration in Advanced Laryngopharyngeal Cancer: The Northwestern Experience. J Laryngol Otol (supp) 8:27-38, 1983
  37. Krespi, Y.P., Sisson, G.A., Siegel, G.: Bipedicle Lingual Flap for Total Lower Lip Reconstruction. Am J Otolaryngol 5:60-63, 1984
  38. Krespi, Y.P., Sisson, G.A., Wurster, C.F.:Voice Preservation in Postcricoid and Cervical Esophageal Cancer. Arch Otolaryngology 110:323-326, 1984
  39. Berktold, R.E., Krespi, Y.P., Bytell, D.E., Ossoff, R.H.: Chondrosarcoma of the Maxilla, Otolaryngol-Head and Neck Surg 92:484-486, 1984
  40. Krespi, Y.P., Sisson, G.A.: Voice Preservation in Pyriform Sinus Carcinoma By Hemicricolaryngopharyngectomy). Ann Otolaryngol 93:306-310, 1984
  41. Krespi, Y.P., Sisson, G.A.: Transmandibular Exposure of the Skull Base. Am J Surg 148:534-538, 1984
  42. Kies, M.S., Pecaro, B.C., Gordon, L.I., Hauck, W., Krespi, Y.P.: Preoperative Combination Chemotherapy for Advanced Stage Head and Neck Cancer, Promising Early Results. Am J Surg 148:367-371, 1984
  43. Krespi, Y.P., Quatela, V., Som, M.L., Sisson, G.A.: Modified Tracheoesophageal Diversion for Chronic Aspiration. Laryngoscope 94:1298-1301, 1984
  44. Krespi, Y.P., Wurster, C.F., Sisson, G.A.: Immediate Reconstruction After Total Laryngoesophagectomy and Mediastinal Dissection. Laryngoscope 95:156-161, 1985
  45. Kies, M.S., Sisson, G.A., Krespi, Y.P., et al: Analysis of Complete Responders After Initial Treatment with Chemotherapy for Head and Neck Cancer. Otolaryngol Head and Neck Surg 93:199-105, 1985
  46. Wurster, C.F., Krespi, Y.P., Davis, J.W.: Combined Functional Oral Rehabilitation After Radical Cancer Surgery. Arch Otolaryngo 111:530-533, 1985
  47. Krespi, Y.P., Grossman, B., Berktold, R.E., Sisson, G.A.: Mediastinitis and Neck Abscess Following Cervical Spinal Fracture. Am J Otolaryngol 6:29-31, 1985
  48. Krespi, Y.P., Wang, T., Wurster, C.F., Stone, D.M., Sisson, G.A.: Management of Hypoparathyroidism Following Laryngopharyngectomy and Gastric Pull of Reconstruction. Laryngoscope 95:1184-1187, 1985
  49. Wurster, C.F., Krespi, Y.P., Ossoff, R.H., Sisson, G.A.: A New Complication of Modified Neck Dissection: Internal Jugular Vein Blow Out. Otolaryngol Head and Neck Surg 93:812-14, 1985
  50. Krespi, Y.P.: Cancer Surgery of the Skull Base. Clin Plast Surg. 1985 Jul:12(3):389-92.
  51. Krespi, Y.P., Wurster, C.F., Sisson, G.A.: Management of Recurrent Head and Neck Cancer. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 1985 Aug: 18(3):613-19.
  52. Krespi, Y.P., Atiyah, R.A.: Hypopharyngeal Carcinoma. Otolarygol Clin North Am. 1985 Aug 18(3):469-77.
  53. Krespi, Y.P., Pelzer, H.J., Sisson, G.A.: Management of Chronic Aspiration by Subtotal Submucosal Cricoid Resection. Ann Otolaryngol 94:580-583, 1985
  54. Atiyah, R.A., Krespi, Y.P., Sisson, G.A.: The Mechanical Spread of Viable Tumor During Surgery. Otolaryngol-Head and neck Surg 94:278-281, 1986
  55. Krespi, Y.P., Levine, T.M., Einhorn, R.E., Mitrani, M.: Surgical Aptitude Test for Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Resident Applicants. Laryngoscope 96:1201-1206, 1986
  56. Krespi, Y.P., Levine, T.M., Oppenheimer, R: Skull Base Chordomas. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 1986 Nov:19(4):797-804.
  57. Levine, T.M., Krespi, Y.P., Wurster, C.F.: Mediastinitis Occurring as a Complication of Odontogenic Infections. Laryngoscope 97:1402
  58. Krespi, Y.P., Husain, S., Mitrani, M., Meltzer, C.: Treatment of Laryngeal Sarcoidosis with Intralesional Steroid Injection. Ann Otolaryngol 96:713-715, 1987
  59. Krespi, Y.P., Husain, S., Levine, T.M., Reede, D.: Sublabial Transseptal Repair of Choanal Atresia or Stenosis. Laryngoscope 97:1402, 1987
  60. Shaha, A., Money, S., Demaio, T., Krespi, Y.P., Jaffe, B.: Tracheal Reconstruction with Gortex Grafts: Preliminary Experimental Study. Head and Neck Oncol Research Conf Arlington, VA, USA, 10-12 Sept. 1987, pp. 397-401
  61. Oppenheimer, R., Krespi, Y.P.: Submucous Resection of Laryngeal Cartilages. Surgical Forum Vol. 38:569-571, 1987
  62. Mitrani, M., Krespi, Y.P.: Functional Restoration Following SubTotal Glossectomy and Laryngectomy. Otolaryngol Head and Neck Surgery 98:5-9, 1988
  63. Shaha, A.R., Hoover, E.L., Marti, J., Krespi, Y.P.: Is Routine Triple Endoscopy Cost Effective in Head and Neck Cancer? Am J of Surg 155:750-753, 1988
  64. Krespi, Y.P., Flanzer, J., Oppenheimer, R.: The Rhombotrapezious Myocutaneous and Osteomyocutaneous Flap. Arch Otolaryngol 114:734-738, 1988
  65. Krespi, Y.P., Har-El, G.: Surgery of the Clivus and Anterior Cervical Spine. Arch Otolaryngol 114:73-78, 1988
  66. Shaha, A., Dimaio, T., Money, S., Krespi, Y.P.: Prosthetic Reconstruction of the Trachea. Am J of Surg 156:306-309, 1988
  67. Har-El, G., Hadar, T., Krespi, Y.P.: Clinical Experiences with Carcinoma of the Maxillary Sinus. ENT Journal 67:494-510, 1988
  68. Har-El, G., Hadar, T., Krespi, Y.P.: An Analysis of Staging Systems for Carcinoma of the Maxillary Sinus. ENT Journal 67:511-520, 1988
  69. Shaha, A., Hoover, E.L., Mitrani, M., Marti, J.R., Krespi, Y.P.: Synchronicity, Multicentricity and Metachronicity of Head and Neck Cancer. Head and Neck Surg 10:225-228, 1988
  70. Blitzer, A., Krespi, Y.P.: Surgical Management of Aspiration. Otolaryngol Clinic of North America 21:743-750, 1988
  71. Har-El, G., Einhorn, R.K., Krespi, Y.P.: Temporal Arteritis. Ear, Nose and Throat J Vol. 67, 216-236, 1988
  72. Har-El, G., Hadar, T., Krespi, Y.P., Abraham, A., Sidi, J.: Clinical Experience with Carcinoma of the Maxillary Sinus. Ear, Nose and Throat J 67:494-510, 1988
  73. Har-El, G., Hadar, T., Krespi, Y.P., Abraham, A., Sidi, J.: An Analysis of Staging Systems for Carcinoma of the Maxillary Sinus. Ear, Nose and Throat J 67:511-520, 1988
  74. Krespi, Y.P., Weiss, M.H., Reede, D., Bergeron, R.T.: Computerized Tomography Following Skull Base Resection. Otolaryngol Head and Neck Surg 100:218-223, 1989
  75. Krespi, Y.P., Har-El, G., Levine, T.L., Ossoff, R.H., Wurster, C.F., Paulsen, J.W.: Laser Lingual Tonsillectomy. Laryngoscope 99:131-135, 1989
  76. Krespi, Y.P., Meltzer, C.: Laser Surgery for Vocal Cord Cancer Involving the Anterior Commissure. Ann Otol Rhin Laryng 98:105-109, 1989
  77. Oppenheimer, R.W., Krespi, Y.P., Einhorn, R.K.: Management of Laryngeal Radionecrosis: Animal and Clinical Experience. Head and Neck. 11,252-256, 1989
  78. Krespi, Y.P.: Lateral Skull Base Surgery for Cancer. Laryngoscope 99:514-524, 1989
  79. Har-El, G., Krespi, Y.P., Goldsher, M.: The combined Use of Muscle Flaps and Alloplasts for Tracheal Reconstruction. Arch Otolaryngol Head and Neck Surg 115:1310-1313, 1989
  80. Bhatia, P., Krespi, Y.P., Cusumano, R.: Oral Injuries Due to Prolonged Endotracheal Intubation. Ann Otol Rhin Laryng, 1989
  81. Har-El, G., Krespi, Y.P.: The Combined Use of Muscle Flaps and Alloplasts for Tracheal Reconstruction. Arch Otolaryngol Head and Neck Surg 115:1310-1313, 1989
  82. Har-El, G., Krespi, Y.P., Har-El, R.: Physical Rehabilitation After Myocutaneous Flaps. Head and Neck Surg 12:218-224, 1990
  83. Goldsher, M., Krespi, Y.P., Einhorn, R.K.: Neodymium-YAG Laser Turbinectomy: Preliminary Report. XIV World Congress of Otolaryn, Madrid, Spain, Sept, 1989
  84. Har-El, G., Nash, M., Torno, R.B., Goldsher, M., Krespi, Y.P.: Periosteum Wrapped Methylmethacrylate for Reconstructive Surgery: A Controlled Canine Study. Abstracts of the 13th Research Meeting, St. Petersburg, 204, 1990
  85. Krespi, Y.P., Blitzer, A.: Narrow Field Laryngectomy for Chronic Aspiration. Laryngoscope 1990
  86. Krespi, Y.P., Weiss, M.H.: Lingoscope for Endoscopic Surgery. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1990 Sep:103(3):502-3.
  87. Krespi, Y.P., Weiss, M.H., Bhatia, P.: Laser De-Epithelialization of Muscle-Based Flaps. Laryngoscope. 1990 Jun:100(6):661-2.
  88. Kuriloff, D.B., Goldsher, M., Blaugrund, S.M., Krespi, Y.P.: Controlled Laryngoscopy For Vocal Cord Medialization: A Technique Using Tissue Expansion 100:903-908, 1990.
  89. Krespi, Y.P., Josephson, J.S.: Partial Laryngopharyngectomy and Voice Preservation in Anterior Pyriform Sinus Carcinoma. Operative Techniques in Oto-HNS 1:22-27, 1990
  90. Josephson, J.S., Krespi, Y.P., Eisele, D.W., Goepfert, H., Soboroff, B.J.: Pyriform Sinus cancer. Operative Tech in Oto-HNS 1:75-78, 1990
  91. Goldsher, M., Krespi, Y., Netzer, A., Joachims, H.Z.: A New Operative Technique for Deformations of the Nose and Septum. Harefuah Apr 15 ; 118(8): 445-7. Hebrew, 1990
  92. Krespi, Y.P.:Difficult Problem Reanimating the Paralyzed Eye Following Cancer Resection of the Maxilla. Am J Otol May 11(3):214-5, 1990.
  93. Har-El, G., Sasaki, C.T., Prager, D., Krespi, Y.P.: Acute Suppurative Thryoiditis and the Branchial Apparatus. Am J Otolaryngol 12:6-11, 1991
  94. Har-El, G., Hadar, T., Krespi, Y.P.: Multiple Branchiogenic Anomalies. Ear, Nose and Throat J 70:777-782, 1991
  95. Simpson, J.I., Wolf, G.L., Rosen, A., Krespi, Y.P., Schiff, G.A.: The Oyxgen and Nitrous Oxide Indices of Flammability of Endotracheal Tubes Determined by Laser Ignition. Laryngoscope. 1991 Sep:101(9):981-4.
  96. Har-El, G., Nash, M., Torno, R.B., Goldsher, M., Krespi, Y.P.: Periosteum-wrapped Alloplasts for Reconstruction of Head and Neck Surgery. Br J Plast Surg 45:169-174, 1992
  97. Har-El, G., Shaha, A., Chaudry, R., Hadar, T., Krespi, Y.P., Lucente, F.E.: T1 Carcinoma of the Uvula and Midline Soft Palate: Indication for Neck Treatment. Head and Neck 14:99-101, 1992
  98. Krespi, Y.P., Har-El, G., Nash, M.: The Transcervical Approach to the Anterior Mediastinum. Otolaryngol Head and Neck Surg 107:7-13, 1992
  99. Har-El, G., Nash, M., Oppenheimer, R.W., Krespi, Y.P.: The Use of Salivary Bypass for Pharyngeal Reconstruction. Laryngoscope 102:1073-1078, 1992
  100. Har-El, G., Shapshay, S.M., Bohigan, K., Krespi, Y.P., Lucente, F.E.: The Treatment of Rhinophyma "Cold" Versus Laser Technique. Arch Otolaryng Head and Neck Surg 119:628-631, 1993
  101. Krespi, Y.P., Vitale, V.J., Kegetsu, N.J.: The Management of the Carotid Artery at the Skull Base. Head and Neck Cancer III:643-647, 1993
  102. Josephson, G.D., Josephson, J.S., Krespi, Y.P., Einhorn, R., Stierna, P: Airway Obstruction. New Modalities in Treatment. Med Clin North Am. 1983 May:77(3):539-49.
  103. Krespi, Y.P., Pearlman, S.J., Keidar, A., Coleman, J.A.: Laser Assisted Uvulopalatoplasty for Snoring. Insights in Otolaryngol Vol. 9, No. 1, 1994
  104. Krespi, Y.P., Pate, B.: Auricular Reconstruction Using PostauricularMyocutaneous Flap. Laryngoscope 104:778-780, 1994
  105. Castro, D.J., Saxton, R.E., Soudant, J., Calcaterra, T., Lufkin, R., Myerges, A., Aldinger, J., Paiva, M., Anzai, Y., Chung, P.S., Rhee, G., Ward, P.,
  106. Krespi, Y.P.: Minimally Invasive Palliative Tumor Therapy by Imaging Techniques. J of Clin Med and Surg Vol 12, No. 2, 65-73, 1994
  107. Weiss, M.H., Krespi, Y.P.: Lingoscope for Endoscopic Laser Surgery. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg
  108. Bhatia, P., Krespi, Y.P.: Comparison, of the Healing Response of Nerve Endings between Laser and Scalpel Wounds. Laryngoscope
  109. Goldsher, M., Becker, S., Krespi, Y.P.: The "Swinging Door" Technique for Septorhinoplasty.
  110. Krespi, Y.P., Pitale, M., Sisson, G.A.: Surgery for Stomal Recurrence after Thirty Years and Sixty Cases.
  111. Krespi, Y.P., Flanzer, J.M.: The Rhombotrapezius Myocutaneous Flap: Analysis of Thirty Patients. Ann Otol Rhin Laryngol
  112. Har-El, G., Krespi, Y.P., Sasaki, C.: Fourth Branchial Cleft Cyst.
  113. Krespi, Y.P., Josephson, G.D., Goldsher, M.: Management of Laryngotracheal Stenosis: Long-Term Results. Ann Otol Rhin Laryngol
  114. Har-El, G., Krespi, Y.P., Prager, D.A.: Megestrol Acetate for the Treatment of Cachexia in Patients with Head and Neck Cancer.
  115. Har-El, G., Krespi, Y.P.: The Prophylactic Use of Salivary Bypass in Pharyngeal Reconstruction.
  116. Krespi Y.P., Ling, E.H: Laser-assisted Serial Tonsillectomy: J Otolaryngol Oct; 23(5): 325-7, 1994.
  117. Krespi, Y.P., Slatkine, M.: Instrumentation for office Laser Surgery. Oper Tech in Otol-Head and Neck Surg Vol 5, No. 2, 211-217, Dec 1994
  118. Krespi, Y.P., Keidar, A.: Laser Assisted Uvulopalatoplasty for the Treatment of Snoring. Oper Tech in Otol-Head and Neck Surg Vol 5, No. 2, 228-234, Dec 1994
  119. Krespi, Y.P., Keidar, A., Khosh, M.M., Pearlman, S.J., Zammit, G.: The Efficacy of Laser Assisted Uvula-Palatoplasty (LAUP) in the Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome (OSAS) and Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome (UARS). Oper Tech in Otol-Head and Neck Surg Vol 5, No. 2, 235-243, Dec 1994
  120. Krespi, Y.P., Khosh, M.M., Blitzer, A.: Transnasal Endoscopic Surgery for the Treatment Benign Nasopharyngeal Lesions. Oper Tech in Otol-Head and Neck Surg Vol 5, No. 2, 267-270, Dec 1994
  121. Krespi, Y.P., Ling, E.H.: Laser Management of Anterior Epistaxis. Oper Tech in Otol-Head and Neck Surg Vol 5, No. 2, 271-273 Dec 1994
  122. Krespi, Y.P., Hanson, M.P.: Endoscopic Management of Lymphoepithelial Parotid Cysts. Oper Tech in Otol-Head and Neck Surg Vol 5, No. 2, 284-286, Dec 1994
  123. Krespi, Y.P., Mayer, M., Slatkine, M.: Laser Photocoagulation of the Inferior Turbinates. Oper Tech in Otol-Head and Neck Surg Vol 5, No. 2, 287-291, Dec 1994
  124. Krespi, Y.P., Ling, E.H.: Tonsil Cryptolysis Using CO2 Swiftlase. Oper Tech in Otol-Head and Neck Surg Vol 5, No. 2, Dec 1994
  125. Krespi, Y.P., Kuriloff, D.B., Aner, M.: Sarcoidosis of the Sinonasal Tract: A New Staging System. Otol-Head and Neck Surg Vol 112, No. 2, 221-227, Feb 1995
  126. Moshe, G., Joachims, H.Z., Golz, A., Har-El, G., Brauerman, I., Podos, L., Elidan, J., Krespi, Y.P.: Nd: YAG Laser Turbinate Surgery Animal Experimental Surgery: Preliminary Report. Laryngoscope 105: No. 3, 319, 1995
  127. Krespi, Y.P., Pearlman, S.J.: Laser Assisted Uvulopalatoplasty for the Treatment of Snoring. Current Opin in Otol-Head and Neck Surg 3:195-200, 1995
  128. Ossoff, R.H., Duncavage, J.A., Krespi, Y.P., Shapshay, S.M.: Endoscopic Laser Arytenoidectomy Revisited. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 99:764-69, 1995
  129. Silverstein, H., Kuhn, J., Choo, D., Krespi, Y.P., Rosenberg, S., Rowan, P.T.: Laser Assisted Tympanostamy. Laryngoscope 106, 1067-1074, September 1996
  130. Khosh, M., Krespi, Y.P.: Swallowing Physiology. Oper Tech in Otol-Head and Neck Surg Vol 8, No 4, 182-184, Dec 1997.
  131. Wisdom, G., Krespi, Y.P., Blitzer, A.: Surgical Therapy for Chronic Aspiration. Oper Tech in Otol-Head and Neck Surg Vol 8, No 4, 199-208, Dec 1997.
  132. Krespi, Y.P., Kuriloff, D., Komisar, A.: Midline Approach to the Larynx, Pharynx and Trachea. Oper Tech in Otol-Head and Neck Surg Vol 8, No 4, 223-226, Dec 1997.
  133. Krespi, Y.P., Blitzer, A: Laryngectomy for Aspiration: Narrow Field Technique. Oper Tech in Otol-Head and Neck Surg Vol 8, No 4, 227-230, Dec 1997.
  134. Krespi, Y.P.: The Success of LAUP in Select Patients With Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders. Arch Otol Head Neck Surg Vol 124, 1998
  135. Cohen, D., Siegel, G., Krespi, Y.P., Schechter, E.E., Slatkine, M.: Middle Ear Laser Office Ventilation (LOV) with a CO2 Laser Flashscanner. J of Clin Laser Med & Surg Vol 16, No 2, 107-109, 1998.
  136. Krespi, Y.P., Kacker, A.: Management of Nasopharyngeal Stenosis after Uvulopataloplasty. Arch Otol Head Neck Surg Vol 123 No 6, 2000.
  137. Krespi, Y., Kacker, A., Remacle, M.: Endoscopic Treatment of Zenker’s Diverticulum Using CO2 Laser. Otol-Head and Neck Surg Vol 127, No. 4, 309-314, Oct 2002.
  138. Krespi, Y., Kacker, A.: Hyoid Suspension for Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Oper Tech in Otol-Head and Neck Surg Vol 13, No 2, 144-149, June 2002.
  139. Krespi, Y., Kacker, A.: Management of Nasopharyngeal Stenosis Following Uvulopalatoplasty. Oper Tech in Otol-Head and Neck Surg Vol 13, No 2, 161-165, June 2002.
  140. Krespi, J. P., Soliemanzadeh, P.: A New Polymer Technology Allowing Enzymatic Breakdown of Biocontaminants. Managing Infection Control Vol 2, Issue 10, 70-73, October 2002.
  141. Krespi, Y. P., Kacker, A.: Laser-Assisted Uvulopalatoplasty Revisited. The Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America 495-500, June 2003.
  142. Krespi, Y.P.: Halitosis. Folio Otorhinolaryngologica Vol 9, No 3 4, 11-15, 2003.
  143. Anand, V., Levine, H., Friedman, M., Krespi, Y., Panje, W., Schettino, R., Stankiewicz, J., Tichenor, W., Kacker, A., Horn., C.: Intravenous antibiotics for refractory rhinosinusitis in nonsurgical patients: preliminary findings of a prospective study. Am J Rhinol Nov-Dec; 17 (6): 363-8, 2003.
  144. Krespi, Y.P., Shrime, M.G., Kacker, A. The relationship between oral malodor and volatile sulfur compound-producing bacteria. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 135(5):671-6, Nov 2006.
  145. Y.P.Krespi, V.Kizhner. Laser Microbial Killing and Biofilm Disruption. LASER FLORENCE 2008: Selected Presentations at the International Laser Medicine Congress, an AIP (American Institute of Physics) Conference Proceedings 1142, June 2009; ISBN 978-0-7354-0679-7 pp 75-79.
  146. Y.P.Krespi, V.Kizhner, CO Kara. Laser Induced Microbial Reduction in Acute Bacterial Rhinosinusitis. Am J Rhinol Allergy. 2009 Nov-Dec;23(6):29-32.
  147. Y. P. Krespi, Victor Kizhner, Cynthia Kamami, Yves V. Kamami. In-office Laser Septal Spur Removal. Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery 2010 Vol.142 (1): 135-136.
  148. Y.P.Krespi, V.Kizhner, Laura Nistico,, L.Hall- Stoodley, P.Stoodley. Laser disruption and killing of MRSA biofilms. The Laryngoscope Volume 119, Issue 0, Date: 2009, Pages: S42
  149. Y.P.Krespi, V.Kizhner, CO Kara, E. Borenstein. Laser-Assisted Nasal Decolonization of MRSA, (In Vitro, Animal and Pilot Clinical Study). AJIC:
  150. Y.P.Krespi, V.Kizhner, L.Hall- Stoodley, P.Stoodley. Laser Generated Shockwave for Clearing Medical Device Biofilms. Lasers in Surgery and Medicine 2009 Sup.21 47-48.
  151. Y.P.Krespi, V.Kizhner, L.Hall- Stoodley, P.Stoodley. Laser Generated Shockwave for Clearing Medical Device Biofilms. Accepted for publication in Photomedicine and Laser Surgery, 2010.
  152. Y.P.Krespi, V.Kizhner. Palatal stiffening via transoral, retrograde interstitial laser coagulation. Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery September 2009 Vol. 141, Issue 3, Page P228
  153. Y.P.Krespi, V.Kizhner, M.Setzen. Transantral balloon dilatation, plus. Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery September 2009 Vol. 141, Issue 3, Page P224
  154. V.Kizhner, M.Setzen, Y.P.Krespi. Transantral balloon dilatation, plus. Otolaryngology in press.
  155. V.Kizhner, D.Xu, Y.P.Krespi. A new tool measuring oral malodor quality of life. in press.
  156. Y.P.Krespi, V. Kizhner, Laser Assisted Nasal Decolonization of Staph. aureus, including MRSA.. Submitted for publication, American Journal of Infection Control June 2009 Vol. 37, Issue 5, Pages E79-E80
  157. Y.P.Krespi, V.Kizhner, L.Hall- Stoodley, P.Stoodley. Laser Disruption and Killing of MRSA Biofilms. Am J Otolaryngol. 2010 Apr 29.PMID: 20434806.
  158. Y.P.Krespi, V. Kizhner. Laser Assisted Nasal Decolonization of Stap. Aureus, including MRSA. Am J Otolaryngol, In Press

Books and Book Chapters by Yosef Krespi MD

  1. Sisson, G.A., Krespi, Y.P.: Transantral Ethmoidectomy, Modern Text on Rhin, J. Goldman, Ed., John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
  2. Krespi, Y.P., Levine, T.M., Sisson, G.A.: Advanced Cancer of Paranasal Sinuses, Modern Text on Rhin, J. Goldman, Ed., John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
  3. Krespi, Y.P., Levine, T.M.: The Management and Therapy of Tumors of the Temporal Bone, Otol Med Surg, Churchill Livingstone, Inc., P.W. Alberti Ruber, Eds.
  4. Krespi, Y.P., Wurster, C.F., Sisson, G.A.: Management of Recurrent Carcinoma of the Head and Neck, Clin Otolaryngol, Vol. 18, No 3, 613-619, 1985
  5. Krespi, Y.P., Atiyah, R.A.: Carcinoma of the Hypopharynx: Three Years Survey Results, Clin Otolaryngol, Vol 18, No. 3, 469-477, 1985
  6. Krespi, Y.P.: Cancer Surgery of the Skull Base, Clinics of Plastic and Recon Surg, Vol 12, No 3, 389-392, 1985
  7. Krespi, Y.P., Blitzer, A., Baredes, S., Logemann, J.A.: Swallowing Disorders and Aspiration: Neurological Disorders of the Larynx, Otol Clin N America Vol 21, No 4, 1988
  8. Krespi, Y.P., Levine, T.M., Oppenheimer, R.: Skull Base Chordomas, Clin Otolaryngol, Vol 19, No 4, 797-804, 1986
  9. Krespi, Y.P., Levine, T.M., Sisson, G.A.: Tumor Surgery of the Skull Base, HNS Instructional Courses, Vol II, 1989
  10. Blitzer, A., Krespi, Y.P.: Pathophysiology, Evaluation and Management of Chronic Aspiration, AAO-HNS Instructional Courses, Vol II, 1989
  11. Krespi, Y.P., Wurster, C.F.: Cancer of the Tongue Base, Current Therapy in Otolaryngol-Head and Neck Surg, George Gates, Ed., P.D. Deck Publishers Co., 1990
  12. Krespi, Y.P.: Skull Base Tumors, Oper Challenges in Otolaryngol-Head and Neck Surg, Harold C. Pillsbury, III, Manning M. Goldsmith, III, Eds, Year Book Medical Publishers, Inc., 1990
  13. Josephson, J.S., Krespi, Y.P.: Management of Stomal Recurrence. In Silver C: Laryngeal Cancer. New York, Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc., 1990.
  14. Krespi, Y.P., Cusumano, R.J.: Transpalatal and Mandibular Approaches to the Skull Base, Surgery of Skull Base Tumors, G. Gary Jackson, Ed., Churchill Livingstone, Inc., 1991
  15. Krespi, Y.P., Cusumano, R.J.: Transpalatal and Mandibular Approaches to the Skull Base, Surg of Skull Base Tumors, G. Gary Jackson, Ed., Churchill Livingstone, Inc., 1991
  16. Krespi, Y.P., Har-El, G.: The Transmandibular-Transcervical Approach to the Skull Base, Surg of Cranial-Base Tumors, Laligaru N. Sekhar, Ivo P. Jan Eds., Raven Press, NY, 1992
  17. Har-El, G., Nash, M.: Complications of Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy, Comp in Head and Neck Surg, Krespi, Y.P. and Ossoff, Eds., R.H., W. Saunders, Philadelphia, 1992
  18. Krespi, Y.P.: Pharyngocutaneous Fistula, Comp of Head and Neck Surg, Yosef P. Krespi and Robert H. Ossoff, Eds., W.B. Saunders Co., 1993
  19. Blitzer, A., Krespi, Y.P.: Dysphasia and Aspiration, Comp of Head and Neck Surgery, Yosef P. Krespi and Robert H. Ossoff, Eds., W.B. Saunders Co., 1993
  20. Krespi, Y.P., Sisson, G.A.: Stomal Recurrence and Mediastinal Dissection, Comp of Head and Neck Surg, Yosef P. Krespi, Robert H. Ossoff, Eds., W.B. Saunders Co., 1993
  21. Krespi, Y.P., Khetarpal, U.: Laryngeal Surgery, Comp of Head and Neck, Yosef P. Krespi, Robert H. Ossoff, Eds., W.B. Saunders Co., 1993
  22. Krespi, Y.P., Har-El, G.: Laser Palatine and Lingual Tonsillectomy, Ossoff, R.H. and Duncavage, J.A.: Laser Surgery in Otolarygol, C.V. Mosby, St. Louis
  23. Krespi, Y.P., Khosh, M.M.:Laser-Assisted Uvula Palatoplasty for Snoring. In Cosmetic Laser Surgery. Alster T (ed) J. Wiley and Sons Inc. New York, NY . 1995. pp67-80.
  24. Krespi, Y.P.: Editor Office Based Surgery of the Head and Neck, Lippincott-Raven, Philadelphia, 1998
  25. Blizter, A., Krespi, Y.P.: Laser Assisted Endoscopic Laryngeal Surgery (LAELS), Office Based Surgery in Otolaryngology Thieme, 1998.
  26. Krespi, Y.P., Nestor, M., Slatkine, M.: Laser Hair Removal, Office Based Surgery in Otolaryngology Thieme, 1998.
  27. Krespi, Y.P.: Laser Photocoagulation of the Inferior Turbinates, Office Based Surgery in Otolaryngology Thieme, 1998.
  28. Samara, G., Krespi, Y.P.: Endoscopic Control of Nasopharyngeal Lesions, Office Based Surgery in Otolaryngology Thieme, 1998.
  29. Krespi, Y.P., Khosh, M.: Laser-Assisted Serial Tonsillectomy, Office Based Surgery in Otolaryngology Thieme, 1998.
  30. Krespi, Y.P.: Laser-Assisted Uvulopalatoplasty (LAUP), OfficeBased Surgery in Otolaryngology Thieme, 1998.
  31. Krespi, Y.P.: Laser-Assisted Uvulopalatoplasty for Snoring, Office-Based Surgery of the Head and Neck Lippincott-Raven, 1998
  32. Krespi, Y.P., Khosh, M.: The Efficacy of Laser-Assisted Uvulopalatoplasty in the Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Office-Based Surgery of the Head and Neck Lippincott-Raven, 1998
  33. Krespi, Y.P., Khosh, M.: Laser-Assisted Tonsil Ablation, Office-Based Surgery of the Head and Neck Lippincott-Raven, 1998
  34. Krespi, Y.P.: Laser-Assisted Uvulopalatoplasty: Results and Complications in 1000 Patients, Office-Based Surgery of the Head and Neck Lippincott-Raven, 1998
  35. Krespi, Y.P., Karen, M.: Laser Treatment of the Lingual Tonsils, Office-Based Surgery of the Head and Neck Lippincott-Raven, 1998
  36. Blitzer, A., Krespi, Y.P.: Laser-Assisted Endoscopic Laryngeal Surgery, Office-Based Surgery of the Head and Neck Lippincott- Raven, 1998
  37. Krespi, Y.P., Mayer, M., Slatkine, M.: Laser Photocoagulation of the Inferior Turbinates, Office-Based Surgery of the Head and Neck Lippincott-Raven, 1998
  38. Oswal, V., Remacle, M., Jovanovic, S., Krespi, J.: Co-Editor, Lasers in Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery Kugler Publications, 2002
  39. Oswal, V., Krespi, J., Kacker, A.: Nasal Turbinate Surgery, Lasers in Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Oswal, V., Remacle, M., Eds, Chap 12, 221-243, 2002.
  40. Oswal, V., Krespi, J., Kacker, A.: Hereditary Haemorrhagic Telangiectasia, Lasers in Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Oswal, V., Remacle, M., Eds, Chap 14C, 277-287, 2002.
  41. Kamami, Y. V., Krespi, J., Simo, R., Kacker, A.: Laser-Assisted Surgery for Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Lasers in Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Oswal, V., Remacle, M., Eds, Chap 21, 2002.
  42. Krespi, J., Kacker, A.: Laser-Assisted Uvuloplasty, Lasers in Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Oswal, V., Remacle, M., Eds, Chap 21A, 384-389, 2002.
  43. Krespi, J., Kacker, A.: Laser-Assisted Septoplasty, Lasers in Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Oswal, V., Remacle, M., Eds, Chap 21B, 389-392, 2002.
  44. Krespi, J., Kacker, A.: Laser Midline Glossectomy and Lingualplasty for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome, Lasers in Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Oswal, V., Remacle, M., Eds, Chap 21C, 392-395, 2002.
  45. Krespi, J., Kacker, A.: Laser-Assisted Serial Tonsillectomy, Lasers in Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Oswal, V., Remacle, M., Eds, Chap 22B, 404-408, 2002.
  46. Krespi, J., Kacker, A.: Laser Management of Lingual Tonsils, Lasers in Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Oswal, V., Remacle, M., Eds, Chap 22C, 408-413, 2002.
  47. Oswal, V., Remacle, M., Jovanovic, S., Krespi, J.: Co-Editor, Lasers in Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery second Edition. Kugler Publications, 2010, Six book chapters, in print.

Presentations (Local, National and International)

  • Furnished upon request

Patents Issued or Pending

  1. Warning Apparatus for a Tracheotomy Tube (US Patent No – 5,367,292)
  2. C02 Laser Tongue Blade Evacuation System (US Patent No – 5,460,626)
  3. Laser Nasal Speculum and CO2 Laser Fiber
  4. Laryngeal Laser Surgery with CO2 Waveguide
  5. Interstitial Thermal Therapy of Nasal Turbinates using YAG Laser Fiber
  6. System and Method for Pricing Goods (20010032196)
  7. Infection Control with Intense Light and Oxygen Gel
  8. Apparatus for Administering Local Anesthesia and Therapeutic Medications during Endoscopic Surgery (US Patent No – 5,817,073)
  9. Nasal Volume Meter (US Patent No – 5,279,304)
  10. Aneurysm Treatment Devices (US Patent No – 20040167597)
  11. Porous Biodurable Elastomeric Implants (Pending)
  12. Control of Microorganisms Causing Rhinosinusitis and Other Respiratory Tract Infections (US Patent No – 7,435,252)
  13. Control of Microorganisms in the Non-Dental Upper Respiratory Tract (US Patent No – 7,544,204)
  14. Dual access sinus surgery methods and systems (US Patent No – 20100228227)
  15. Process and system for treating a vascular occlusion or other endoluminal structure (US Patent No – 20100160903)
  16. Two step mammalian biofilm treatment processes and systems (US Patent No – 20100160838)
  17. Control of halitosis-generating and other microorganisms in the non-dental upper respiratory tract (US Patent No – 20100076526)
  18. Hyoid suspension for obstructive sleep apnea (US Patent No – 20090319046)
  19. Method and system for controlling the spread of microorganisms among subjects in a group (US Patent No – 20090093865)
  20. Mammalian biofilm treatment processes and instruments (US Patent No – 20090054881)
  21. Control of microorganisms in the sino-nasal tract (US Patent No – 20090018485)
  22. Control of halitosis-generating and other microorganisms in the non-dental upper respiratory tract (US Patent No – 20060047329)
  23. Control of rhinosinusitis-related, and other microorganisms in the sino-nasal tract (US Patent No – 20050107853)
  24. Aneurysm treatment devices and methods (US Patent No – 20040167597)
  25. System and method for pricing goods (US Patent No – 20010032196)
  26. Nine provisional US patents submitted to USPTO (2006-2010), assigned to Valam Corp.

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