Poulin

Dr. Mark Poulin returns to Florida and joins Light E.N.T. after practicing in the U.S. and Canada for over 25 years.  Dr. Poulin’s areas of expertise include treatment of voice and throat disorders and evaluation of masses in the head and neck region as well as general adult Ear, Nose and Throat Medical care.

His career has included appointments with Harvard and he has been selected as the E.N.T. consultant for Cirque Du Soliel in Montreal, where he manages the hearing and vocal problems encountered by the singers and musicians performing in shows around the world.

We at Light E.N.T. are excited about the level of expert care and experience Dr. Poulin will provide to our patients.

Dr. Poulins areas of expertise include:

Dr. Poulins prominent educational experience includes:

University of Vermont, Yale University, Stanford University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Ohio State University

Dr. Poulin joins Dr. Joshua Light, Dr. Michael Schwartz, and Gina Lowy, PA-C in the Boynton Beach office.

CURRICULUM VITAE

Education:
1983 B.A.                   Bowdoin College
1988 M.D.                   University of Vermont

Postdoctoral training:

Internship and residency:
1988-1989 – Resident in General Surgery
North Carolina Memorial Hospital
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, North Carolina

1989-1993 – Resident in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery
Ohio State University Hospital
Columbus, Ohio

Clinical and Research Fellowship:

1983 – Surdna Research Fellowship
Bowdoin College

Licensure and Certification:

1993 – Massachusetts License Registration

1994 – American Board of Otolaryngology

1998 – Florida License Registration

2004 – College des Medecins Du Quebec

Academic Appointments:

1993-1998 – Instructor in Otology and Laryngology
Harvard Medical School

Hospital Appointments:

2018-Present – MD Surgical Assistant Boca Raton Regional Hospital

1993-1998 – Staff Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgeon
Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital

1993-1998 – Staff Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgeon
The Dana Farber Cancer Institute

1993-1998 – Associate Staff Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgeon
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Institute

1996-1998 – Staff Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgeon
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

1998-2001 – Staff Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgeon
Holy Cross Hospital, Fort Lauderdale, FL

1998-2004 – Staff Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgeon
North Broward Hospital, Pompano, FL

2005-2008 – Surgical Assistant in Cardiothoracic Surgery
The Jewish General Hospital

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Other Professional Positions and Major Visiting Appointments:

Awards and Honors:

1983 – Cum Laude in Biology, Bowdoin College

1983 – Magna Cum Laude in Bachelor of Arts, Bowdoin College

1988 – Surgical Research Award, University of Vermont

Major Committee Assignments:

Hospital:

1994-1998 – Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital Information Systems Committee

1994-1998 – Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital Nutritional Advisory Committee

1998-2001 – Holy Cross Hospital Head and Neck Tumor Board

2010-Current – Hearing Preservation Protocol Committee, Cirque Du Soleil

Memberships, Offices and Committee Assignments in Professional Societies:

1988 – American Medical Association

1989 – American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery

1998 – American College of Surgeons

Major Research Interests:

  • Diseases of the paranasal sinuses and their treatment
  • Noise-induced Hearing Loss

Principal Clinical and Hospital Service Responsibilities:

1993-1998 – Attending Surgeon, Division of Otolaryngology
Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital

1993-1998 – Attending Surgeon, Head and Neck Cancer Clinic
The Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston

1994-1998 – Lecturer in Laryngology, Harvard Medical School
Educational Series for 3rd and 4th year Medical Students

1996-1998 – Surgical Consultant
Treatment of Advanced Sinus Disease/Head and Neck Cancer

Harvard Community Health Plan

1998-2003 – Private Practice Physician
Boca Raton, Florida

2003-Present – Private Practice Physician
Montreal, Quebec

2010-Present – ORL Consultant for Cirque Du Soleil, Montreal, Quebec

2014-2018 – ORL Consultant for Cree Communities in Norther Quebec

Teaching Experience:

1990-1993 – Education of Medical Students
The Ohio State University School of Medicine

1992-1993 – Education of Junior Otolaryngology Residents
The Ohio State University Department of Otolaryngology

1993-1998 – Attending Surgeon, Division of Otolaryngology
New England Deaconess Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Beth Israel Hospital, Brigham, and Women’s Hospital

(Lectures and Supervision to Surgical Resident)

1993-1998 – Instructor in Surgery
Harvard Medical School

(Lectures and Office Tutorials to Medical Students)

1994-1998 – “In-Service” Lectures on Head and Neck Issues for Health Care Personnel

2001 – Education of Medical Student

New England School of Osteopathic Medicine

2014-2015 – Tutor in ORL, College des Medecins Du Quebec
Montreal, Quebec

Lectures:

1994 – Emergency Cricothyrotomy and Tracheotomy
Tutorial for all Surgical Interns at New England Deaconess Hospital

1994 – Diagnosis and Treatment of Sinusitis
Medical Grand Rounds
New England Deaconess Hospital

1995 – Stomal Recurrence of Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Multidisciplinary Conference
Dana Farber Cancer Institute

1997 – Laser Uvuloplasty in the Treatment of Snoring
Williams Saunders Symposium
Ohio State University

1998 – Treatment of Oral Cavity Cancer
Cancer Conference
Holy Cross Hospital

1998 – Diagnosis and treatment of Sinus Disease
Community Lecture Series
Holy Cross Hospital

1999 – Work up and Treatment of Head and Neck Masses
Cancer Conference
Holy Cross Hospital

2014 – The Work up and Treatment of Tinnitus
Montreal General Hospital Family Practice Group

Bibliography:

Proceedings of Meetings:

  • Poulin M., Birck H., Heitlinger M.: Postoperative Morbidity in Pediatric Tonsillectomy.

Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meeting, April, 1992

  • Dreyfuss A., Posner M., Clark J., Norris C., Rossi R., Poulin M., Busse P., Costello R., Docetaxel (TXTR) : An active drug against squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck (SCCHN).

Proceedings of the annual meeting of the American Society for Clinical Oncology.

Los Angeles: American Society for Clinical Oncology, 1995

  • Dreyfuss A., Clark J., Norris C., Rossi R., Lucarini J., Busse P., Poulin M., Costello R. : Taxotere for advanced incurable squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck.

Proceedings of the annual meeting of the American Society for Clinical Oncology, 1994

  • Poulin, M.,: Laser Uvuloplasty for Habitual Snoring.

The Ohio State Otolaryngology / Head and Neck Surgical Symposium

Columbus, Ohio, June 1996

  • Rossi RM, Clark JR, Busse PM, Norris CM, Poulin MD, Costello R., Posner MR:

Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Treated with Induction Chemotherapy with Cisplatin 5 – Fluorouracil and Leucovorin.

Poster presentation, 4th International Head and Neck, Toronto, Canada 1996

  • Tishler RB, Posner MR, Norris CM, Poulin MD, Rossi RM, Costello R, Busse PM: An Initial Experience Using Concurrent Radiation and Paclitaxel in the Treatment of Head and Neck Malignancies.

4th International Head and Neck, Toronto, Canada, 1996

  • Clark JR, Busse PM, Norris CM, Dreyfuss A, Rossi RM, Poulin MD, Thornhill L., Costello R., Lackey M., Posner MR: Long Term Results of Induction Chemotherapy with Cisplatin, 5-FU and High Dose Leucovorin (PFL) for Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck (SCCHN)

4th International Head and Neck, Toronto, Canada, 1996

Publications:

  • Eustace S, Suojanen J, Marianacci E, Rahemtulla A, Buff B, and Poulin M: Osteosarcoma of the head palate. Skel Rad. 1995; 392-395
  • Dreyfuss A, Clark J, Norris C, Rossi R, Busse P, Poulin M, Costello R: Docetaxel (Taxotere) : An active drug for advanced, incurable squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. J Clin

Oncol 1996; vol. 14 (5); 1672-1678

  • Busaba NY and Poulin M: Invasive PeudoallesscheriaBoydii fungal infection of the Temporal Bone. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 1997; 117(6); 591-4
  • Dunand VA, Hammer SM, Rossi R, Poulin M, Albrecht MA, Doweiko JP, DeGirolami PC, Coakley E, Piessens E, Wanke CA: Parasitic sinusitis and otitis in patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus: report of five cases and review. ClinInfec Dis. 1997 Aug; 25(2): 267-72
  • Clark JR, Busse PM, Norris CM Jr, Andersen JW, Dreyfuss Al, Rossi RM, Poulin MD, Colevas AD, Tishler RB, Costello R, Lucarini JW, Lucarini D, Thornhill L, Lackey M, Peters E, Posner MR: Induction chemotherapy with cisplatin, fluorouracil, and high-dose leucovorin for squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck: long-term results. J ClinOncol. 1997 Sep; 15(9): 3100-10
  • Colevas AD, Busse PM, Norris CM Jr, Rossi R, Poulin M, Fabian RL, Fitzgerald TJ, Dreyfuss A, Peters ES, Adak S, Costello R, Barton JJ, Posner MR: Induction chemotherapy with docetaxel, cisplatin, fluorouracil and leucovorin for squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck; a phase I/II trial. J ClinOncol. 1998 Apr; 16(4): 1331-9
  • Tishler RB, Busse PM, Norris CM Jr, Rossi R, Poulin M, Thornhill L, Costello R, Peters ES, Colevas AD, Posner MR: An initial experience using concurrent paclitaxel and radiation in the treatment of head and neck malignancies. Int J RadiatOncolBiolPhsy, 1999 Mar 15; 43(5): 1001-8
  • Teknos TN, Poulin M, Laruentano Am: Acanthamoeba Rhinosinusitis: characterization, diagnosis and treatment. AM J Rhinol. 2000 Nov-Dec; 14(6); 387-91

Publications (others):

  • Poulin M.: Emergency Airway Access-Cricothyrotomy Handbook for New England Deaconess Surgical Residents. 1995
  • Poulin M: The Basic Exam of the head and neck. “Essentials of Otolaryngology”

Harvard Medical School, 1995