Sampat Sindhar, MD

Sampat Sindhar, MD

MD: Washington University School of Medicine

Home town: Bakersfield, CA

Personal Statement: I chose Washington University for the world class otolaryngology training, camaraderie among the residents, and the incredible number of opportunities for research and clinical care. In my free time, I enjoy baking, cooking, running, reading, listening to podcasts and exploring restaurants.


Undergraduate: University of California, Los Angeles, Molecular Cell and Developmental Biology

Master of Science in Clinical Investigation: Washington University in St. Louis

Medical School: Washington University School of Medicine


  1. Sindhar S, O’Bryhim BE, Licata J, Piccirillo JF, Apte RS. Identification of Retinal Vascular Lesions Using Ultra-Widefield Angiography in Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia Patients. Ophthalmol Retina. 2019 Jun;3(6):510-515. doi: 10.1016/j.oret.2019.02.004. Epub 2019 Feb 15. PubMed PMID: 31174673; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6557291.
  2. Sindhar S, Kallogjeri D, Wildes TS, Avidan MS, Piccirillo JF. Association of Preoperative Functional Performance With Outcomes After Surgical Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer: A Clinical Severity Staging System. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2019 May 2. doi: 10.1001/jamaoto.2019.1035. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31045219; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6499368.
  3. Sindhar S, Lugo M, Levin MD, Danback JR, Brink BD, Yu E, Dietzen DJ, Clark AL,Purgert CA, Waxler JL, Elder RW, Pober BR, Kozel BA. Hypercalcemia in Patients with Williams-Beuren Syndrome. J Pediatr. 2016 Nov;178:254-260.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.08.027. Epub 2016 Aug 26. PubMed PMID: 27574996; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5085847.