University of Wisconsin–Madison

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

Recent Publications:

    • 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 Mar 29;
    • [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 Feb; 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]
    • 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]
    • Reconstruction Outcomes Following Lateral Skull Base Resection.
    • Thompson NJ, Roche JP, Schularick NM, Chang KE, Hansen MR
    • Otol. Neurotol. 2017 02; 38(2): 264-271
    • [PubMed ID: 27832006]

All Publications on PubMed