Joseph P. Roche, MD

Associate Professor

  • Section of Otology/Neurotology
  • Division of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
(608) 262-8693

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


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

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Roche is double board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology in General Otolaryngology and Neurotology. He specializes in otolaryngology, otology, neurotology, and lateral skull base surgery.

Recent Publications

  • Efficacy of Cochlear Implantation in Neurofibromatosis Type 2 Related Hearing Loss.
    Sobczak G, Marchant W, Misurelli S, Pyle GM, Gubbels S, Roche J
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 2023 Mar; 132(3): 284-293
    [PubMed ID: 35450430]

  • Investigating diversity in European audiences for public engagement with research: Who attends European Researchers' Night in Ireland, the UK and Malta?
    Jensen AM, Jensen EA, Duca E, Roche J
    PLoS One 2021; 16(7): e0252854
    [PubMed ID: 34260628]

  • Adult Onset Bilateral Cochlear Nerve Atrophy and Cochlear Implantation: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.
    Leonhard L, Brewer K, Roche J
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 2022 Mar; 131(3): 322-325
    [PubMed ID: 34041922]

  • Systematic Comparison of Trial Exclusion Criteria for Pupillometry Data Analysis in Individuals With Single-Sided Deafness and Normal Hearing.
    Burg EA, Thakkar T, Fields T, Misurelli SM, Kuchinsky SE, Roche J, Lee DJ, Litovsky RY
    Trends Hear 2021; 25: 23312165211013256
    [PubMed ID: 34024219]

  • A hypothesized role for dysregulated bradykinin signaling in COVID-19 respiratory complications.
    Roche JA, Roche R
    FASEB J 2020 Jun; 34(6): 7265-7269
    [PubMed ID: 32359101]

All Publications on PubMed