M. Allison Ogden, MD, FACS

Associate Professor, Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Vice-Chair for Clinical Operations
Director, Salivary Endoscopy Center

WU Physicians Bio
Sialendoscopy Research Lab

Salivary gland disease, salivary gland stones, sialendoscopy (salivary endoscopy), salivary gland tumors, endoscopic sinus surgery, sinusitis, nasal obstruction, nasal polyps, allergy, deviated septum, nosebleed, thyroid masses/nodules/goiter, tonsillitis, otitis media, hearing loss, neck masses, hoarseness.

Patients Seen At:




Ear, Nose and Throat Center
Center for Advanced Medicine
4921 Parkview Place, Suite A, Floor 11
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 362-7509

Ear, Nose & Throat Center
West County Office
1040 N. Mason Rd. Suite 123
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
(314) 362-7509
Fax: (314) 432-8208

St. Louis Children's Hospital
1 Children's Pl. 3rd Floor
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 454-6162
Fax: (314) 454-2174

Children's Specialty Care Center
13001 North Outer Forty
Town & Country, MO 13017
Floor2, Suite D

Mailing Address:




Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
660 S. Euclid Ave.-Campus Box 8115
St. Louis, MO 63110





  • B.A.: Religion, Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts, 1997
  • Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 2002
  • Residency: Otolaryngology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 2006

Licensure and Board Certification

  • Otolaryngology--certified


  • Washington University, Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, Resident Teaching Award, May 2007
  • St. Louis ENT Club, 1st Place Award for Resident Case Study Presentation, May 2005
  • John Woodruff Simpson Fellowship, Amherst College merit-based scholarship, 1999-2001
  • Washington University Summer Research Award Excellence in Student Research, 1999
  • Cum Laude, Amherst College, 1997

Selected Publications

  1. Sequeira S, Nussenbaum B, Ogden MA. (2013) Interventional sialendoscopy after sialadenectomy. Larynscope (In Press).

  2. Chole RA, Ogden MA. Predictors of future success in otolaryngology residency applicants. Archives in Otolaryngolog Head Neck Surg. 2012; 138(8):707 doi:10.1001/archoto.2012.1374.

  3. Mareing R, Ogden MA. Against the Odds: Idiopathic Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss—Results from Delayed Treatment. J Am Acad Audiol. 2012 Apr; 23(4):291-5.

  4. Ogden MA, White FV, Hulbert ML, Hermann BW. Pathology quiz case 1. Cervical neuroblastoma. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2005 Feb:131(2):172, 174

  5. Ogden MA, Feng FY, Myckatyn TM, Jensen JN, Grand AG, Wood P, Hunter DA, Mackinnon SE. Safe injection of cultured Schwann cells into peripheral nerve allografts. Microsurgery. 20(7):314-23, 2000.

  6. Feng FY, Ogden MA, Myckatyn TM, Grand AG, Jensen JN, Hunter DA, Mackinnon SE. FK506 rescues peripheral nerve allografts in acute rejection. Journal of Neurotrauma. 18(2):217-29, 2001 Feb.

  7. Marshall BA, Hansen PA, Ensor NJ, Ogden MA, Mueckler M. GLUT-1 or GLUT-4 transgenes in obese mice improve glucose tolerance but do not prevent insulin resistance. American Journal of Physiology. 276(2 Pt 1):E390-400, 1999 Feb.

  8. Tariot PN, Ogden MA, Cox C, Williams TF. Diabetes and dementia in long-term care. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 47(4):423-9, 1999 Apr.