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ABOUT DR. KASEY LI

ABOUT KASEY K. LI DDS, MD, FACS

Dr. Kasey K. Li enjoys an extensive academic and credentialed career. Specializing in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea, Dr. Li is distinguished as the only surgeon in the world board certified by the American boards of otolaryngology, oral and maxillofacial surgery, as well as facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. Based on his unique background and experience, Dr. Li has pioneered and refined many sleep apnea surgical techniques. Dr. Li is the surgical consultant to numerous sleep disorder centers, including the multidisciplinary Sleep Treatment Team at Stanford Sleep Disorders Clinic. He has published more than 100 scientific articles and book chapters on sleep apnea surgery and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Li has, by invitation, lectured widely throughout the United States and abroad as an internationally recognized expert in sleep apnea surgery. Highlights of Dr. Li's experience include:

EDUCATION:

Harvard Medical School - MD
UCLA School of Dentistry - DDS

RESIDENCY TRAINING:

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital
Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA

General Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Fellow in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
UCI Medical Center, Orange, CA

LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION:

Diplomate, National Board of Dental Examiners
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners
Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Diplomate, American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Diplomate, American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellow, American College of Surgeons

COMMITTEE, ADMINISTRATIVE AND ADVISORY APPOINTMENTS:

Committee on Residents and Fellows in Training, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Craniomaxillofacial Surgery Subcommittee, Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Sleep Disorders Committee, Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Medical Advisory Board, Let's Talk About Sleep, Boston, MA
Standard of Practice Committee, American Academy of Sleep Medicine
Oral Appliance Task Force, Standard of Practice Committee, American Academy of Sleep Medicine
Surgical Modifications Task Force, Standards of Practice Committee, American Academy of Sleep Medicine
Surgical Sub-section, American Academy of Sleep Medicine

MEMBERSHIPS:

American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
American Association of Sleep Medicine
California Medical Association

JOURNAL REVIEWER AND DISCUSSANT:

1. Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery: official publication of the American
Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Foundation
2. The Laryngoscope: official publication of the Laryngologic, Rhinologic and Otologic Society
3. Sleep: official publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the Sleep Research Society
4. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery: official publication of the American Association
of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
5. Chest: official publication of the American Academy of Chest Physicians
6. Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology: official journal of the American
Laryngological Association and the American Broncho-Esophagological Association

MEDIA INTERVIEWS:

1. ABC News (national) 5. The Wall Street Journal
2. San Francisco Chronicle (newspaper) 6. KGO Radio
3. San Jose Mercury (newspaper) 7. Reader's Digest
4. NBC Dateline Special (national) 8. The Bottom Line (newspaper)


PUBLICATIONS BY DR. KASEY K. LI INCLUDE:

77 Peer Review Journal Articles
32 Professional Book Chapters & Review Articles
135 National and International Presentations as an Invited Lecturer

 

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