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Joseph P. Roche, MD

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(608) 265-0494

600 Highland Avenue
Box 7375 Clinical Science Center
Madison, WI 53792-7375

Joseph P. Roche, MD

Assistant Professor
Section of Otology/Neurotology
Division of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery


  • MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 2007
  • Residency, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 2007-2014
  • Fellowship, Otology, Neurotology, & Lateral Skull Base Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa, 2014-2016

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Roche is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery. He specializes in otolaryngology, otology, neurotology, and lateral skull base surgery.

Research Interests

Recent Publications
  • Intraoperative Electrocochleographic Characteristics of Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder in Cochlear Implant Subjects.
    Riggs WJ, Roche JP, Giardina CK, Harris MS, Bastian ZJ, Fontenot TE, Buchman CA, Brown KD, Adunka OF, Fitzpatrick DC
    Front Neurosci 2017; 11():416.
    [PubMed ID: 28769753, PMC ID: 5515907]
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  • Treatment of Lateral Skull Base and Posterior Cranial Fossa Lesions Utilizing the Extended Middle Cranial Fossa Approach.
    Roche JP, Goates AJ, Hasan DM, Howard MA, Menezes AH, Hansen MR, Gantz BJ
    Otol. Neurotol. 2017 Jun; 38(5):742-750.
    [PubMed ID: 28234787]
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  • Reconstruction Outcomes Following Lateral Skull Base Resection.
    Thompson NJ, Roche JP, Schularick NM, Chang KE, Hansen MR
    Otol. Neurotol. 2017 Feb; 38(2):264-271.
    [PubMed ID: 27832006]
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  • Middle Cranial Fossa (MCF) Approach Without the Use of Lumbar Drain for the Management of Spontaneous Cerebral Spinal Fluid (CSF) Leaks.
    Nelson RF, Roche JP, Gantz BJ, Hansen MR
    Otol. Neurotol. 2016 Dec; 37(10):1625-1629.
    [PubMed ID: 27631830]
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  • The role of anticoagulation in the management of pediatric temporal bone septic thrombophlebitis.
    Roche JP, Hansen MR
    Laryngoscope 2016 05; 126(5):1027-8.
    [PubMed ID: 26666669]
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