Joseph P. Roche, MD

Assistant Professor

  • Section of Otology/Neurotology
  • Division of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
(608) 265-0494

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


  • 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 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

  • The Temporoparietal Fascia Flap is an Effective Strategy for Cochlear Implant Wound Coverage.
    Leonhard L, Roche J, Wieland A, Pyle GM
    Ann. Otol. Rhinol. Laryngol. 2020 Feb; 129(2): 135-141
    [PubMed ID: 31559861]

  • Microsurgical Gross Total Resection of a Large Residual/Recurrent Vestibular Schwannoma via Translabyrinthine Approach.
    Sayyahmelli S, Roche J, Baskaya MK
    J Neurol Surg B Skull Base 2018 Dec; 79(Suppl 5): S387-S388
    [PubMed ID: 30456034]

  • Postoperative Facial Baroparesis While Flying: A Rare Complication of Decompressing a Facial Nerve Schwannoma.
    Kung RW, Roche JP, Gantz BJ
    JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2018 May 01; 144(5): 457-459
    [PubMed ID: 29596587]

  • Ultra Long-Term Audiometric Outcomes in the Treatment of Vestibular Schwannoma With the Middle Cranial Fossa Approach.
    Roche JP, Woodson EA, Hansen MR, Gantz BJ
    Otol. Neurotol. 2018 02; 39(2): e151-e157
    [PubMed ID: 29315191]

  • 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]

All Publications on PubMed