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William Grist, MD

Grist photo Department Otolaryngology  
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404-778-1900 The Emory Clinic Bldg A, 2nd Floor 1365 Clifton Road NE Atlanta GA 30322
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Titles Chief, Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology (ENT), Emory University School of Medicine
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Research Focus Dr. Grist’s topics of research include: an investigation of the hemostatic properties of J-coll, a new hemostatic agent, controlled, double-blind, randomized, multi-center clinical trial comparison of the safety and efficacy of ciprofloxacin vs. clarithromycin in the treatment of patients with acute sinusitis, and a multicenter, multi-national, ope label, single group, single and multiple dose study of foscan-mediated photodynamic therapy (PDT) for the palliative treatment of current, refractory or second primary squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck in patients considered to be incurable with surgery or radiotherapy.
Education Dr. Grist earned his Medical Degree from the Medical College of Georgia. He then went on to complete one Residency in General Surgery at the Letterman Army Medical Center, and then a second Residency in Otolaryngology at the Emory University School of Medicine. He conducted his Fellowship in Head and Neck Surgical Oncology at the Emory University School of Medicine.
Memberships & Awards Click to view Memberships and Awards
Memberships Dr. Grist is a member of the following organizations:;
American Academy of Otolaryngology;
Head and Neck Surgery;
American Medical Society;
American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery;
American College of Surgeons;
Greater Atlanta Otolaryngology Society;
Awards Dr. Grist has been honored by Atlanta Top Docs and Atlanta Magazine.
Cancers Treated Head and Neck Cancer, Laryngeal Cancer, Melanoma, Thyroid Cancer

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