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Wayne D Hsueh MD

Wayne D. Hsueh, MD

  • Otolaryngology/Ear-Nose-Throat | Pediatric-Otolaryngology | Surgery-Head-Neck and Facial Plastic
Languages Spoken English, Chinese, Mandarin
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    Bio

    Dr. Wayne Hsueh (pronounced ‘shay’) was recruited to RWJ Barnabas Health in order to provide specialized care in all aspects of Rhinology, Sinus and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery. He grew up in the suburbs of Detroit, MI and completed his undergraduate Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology at Northwestern University in Evanston, IL, graduating with highest honors, Magna Cum Laude. He was accepted into the prestigious and coveted accelerated track, the Honors Program in Medical Education, at Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, IL where he obtained his Doctor of Medicine. After medical school, Dr. Hsueh journeyed to New York to complete his residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, NY. During residency he garnered deep respect amongst all his peers and was named Academic Chief Resident. He won numerous honors including several Best Resident Research Awards and the Chief Resident of the Year. After residency, Dr. Hsueh completed a nationally and internationally renowned fellowship in Rhinology, Sinus and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery with Dr. Jean Anderson Eloy at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. He is now a director for the fellowship program as well. Dr. Hsueh’s specialized training is what separates him from other surgeons. He has extensive experience in medical conditions such as chronic sinusitis, nasal polyps, allergy, aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease, and nose bleeds. Surgically, Dr. Hsueh is a leader and innovator in functional and advanced endoscopic sinus surgery, septal surgery, inferior turbinate resection, nasal cavity and sinus cancer, balloon sinuplasty, nasal valve surgery, rhinoplasty, CSF leaks and minimally invasive sinus and skull base surgery. He has published extensively on these topics with state-of-the-art reviews and multiple book chapters. He is currently an associate editors of a nationally peer-reviewed journal, the Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology. Dr. Hsueh’s training along with his personal dedication, allows him to customize his surgical and medical management skills to meet the needs of his patients. He embraces a patient centered approach with an emphasis on patient education, active dialogue and shared decision-making throughout the treatment process.

    Philosophy:

    Dr. Hsueh’s specialized training separates him from other surgeons. He has extensive experience in medical conditions such as adult and pediatric sinusitis, nasal polyps, allergy, smell loss, and nose bleeds. Surgically, Dr. Hsueh is a leader and innovator in functional and advanced endoscopic sinus surgery, septal surgery, inferior turbinate resection, nasal cavity and sinus cancer, balloon sinuplasty, nasal valve surgery, rhinoplasty, and CSF leaks. He has published extensively on these topics with state-of-the-art reviews and multiple book chapters. Dr. Hsueh’s training along with his personal dedication, allows him to customize his surgical and medical management skills to meet the needs of his patients. He embraces a patient centered approach with an emphasis on patient education, active dialogue and shared decision-making throughout the treatment process.

    Clinical Interests

    Acute and chronic sinusitis, Aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease, Nasal polyps, Allergic rhinitis, Skull base surgery, Deviated nasal septum (septoplasty), Otolaryngic allergy, Rhinology and sinus disease, Minimally invasive sinus surgery, Chronic sinus disease, Nasal cavity and paranasal sinus tumors, Revision sinus surgery, Extended frontal sinus surgery, Nasal congestion, Disorders of smell and taste, Turbinate resection, In-office balloon sinuplasty, Functional endoscopic sinus surgery, Advanced endoscopic sinus surgery, Nose bleeds (epistaxis), Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasias, Cystic fibrosis, Nasal valve surgery, Cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) leaks, Septal perforation, Pediatric sinus surgery

    Procedures:

    sinus surgery, nasal polyp removal, allergy testing, smell retraining, control of nose bleeds, repair of cerebrospinal fluid leaks, septoplasty, turbinate reduction, sleep apnea surgery, rhinoplasty, pituitary surgery, skull base surgery

    Conditions:

    adult sinusitis, pediatric sinusitis, nasal congestion, nasal polyps, allergy, smell loss, nose bleeds, cerebrospinal fluid leak, deviated nasal septum, post nasal drip, rhinitis, sleep apnea, snoring, pituitary tumors, skull base tumors

  • Medical School

    Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, IL, United States, 2012

    Residency

    Montefiore Medical Center / Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY, United States, 2017

    Fellowship

    Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, NJ, United States, 2018

  • Insurance

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    • AARP Healthcare
    • Active Care (Worker's Comp)
    • Aetna
    • Aetna Better Health
    • Aetna Health Plans of NJ
    • Aetna Medicare NNJ Prime
    • Amerigroup (Managed Medicaid Plan)
    • Amerihealth
    • Blue Cross/Blue Shield NJ
    • First MCO (Worker's Comp)
    • GHI
    • GHI PPO
    • GHI through QualCare (only for patients where the Qualcare logo appears on ID card)
    • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Blue
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield Omnia
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    • Horizon NJ Health (managed Medicaid plan)
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • New Jersey Manufacturers through Horizon Casualty
    • Oxford
    • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Health Plan HMO
    • Oxford Health Plan PPO
    • Oxford Medicare Advantage Plans
    • Oxford Medicare Advantage Private Fee For Service Plans
    • Qualcare
    • QualCare Workers Comp
    • United Behavioral
    • United Community
    • United Healthcare
    • United Healthcare Community Plan (formerly Americhoice Managed Medicaid)
    • United Medicare Advantage Plan
    • United Medicare Advantage Private Fee For Service Plans (PFFS)
    • WellCare
    • Wellcare Managed Medicaid (Family Care)
    • Wellcare Managed Medicare