Thomas R. Pasic, MD, FACS

Associate Professor

  • Section of Sinus Surgery
(608) 265-5470

600 Highland Ave
Madison, WI 53792-3284


  • MD, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE
  • Internship, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1984-1985, and University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals, Seattle, WA
  • Research Fellow, Physiology-Biophysics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
  • Residency, University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals, Seattle, WA

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Pasic is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, American Society of Rhinology, and American Academy of Otolaryngology-HNS. He specializes in rhinology, especially diseases of the paranasal sinuses.

Dr. Pasic provides a wide range of services including Adenoidectomy, Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Septoplasty, Sinus Surgery, Tonsillectomy, Tracheostomy, Tympanoplasty.

Research Interests

Dr. Pasic’s clinical research efforts are in the study of chronic sinusitis and outcome research.

Recent Publications

  • How We Do It: Otolaryngology Applicant Impressions of Virtual Meet and Greets at a Single Institution.
    Cheng CF, Knewitz AP, Pasic TR, Glazer TA
    J Surg Educ 2022; 79(1): 40-45
    [PubMed ID: 34452854]

  • Rhinovirus C targets ciliated airway epithelial cells.
    Griggs TF, Bochkov YA, Basnet S, Pasic TR, Brockman-Schneider RA, Palmenberg AC, Gern JE
    Respir Res 2017 May 04; 18(1): 84
    [PubMed ID: 28472984]

  • Effects of rhinovirus species on viral replication and cytokine production.
    Nakagome K, Bochkov YA, Ashraf S, Brockman-Schneider RA, Evans MD, Pasic TR, Gern JE
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 2014 Aug; 134(2): 332-41
    [PubMed ID: 24636084]

  • Biological characteristics and propagation of human rhinovirus-C in differentiated sinus epithelial cells.
    Ashraf S, Brockman-Schneider R, Bochkov YA, Pasic TR, Gern JE
    Virology 2013 Feb 05; 436(1): 143-9
    [PubMed ID: 23199420]

  • Chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps: a proteomic analysis.
    Upton DC, Welham NV, Kuo JS, Walker JW, Pasic TR
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 2011 Dec; 120(12): 780-6
    [PubMed ID: 22279949]

All Publications on PubMed