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

  • 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 2021 May 27; 34894211019518
    [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 Jan-Dec; 25: 23312165211013256
    [PubMed ID: 34024219]

  • A hypothesized role for dysregulated bradykinin signaling in COVID-19 respiratory complications.
    Roche JA, Roche R
    FASEB J 2020 06; 34(6): 7265-7269
    [PubMed ID: 32359101]

  • 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]

All Publications on PubMed