Alex M. Mlynarek

Academic title(s): 

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Alex M. Mlynarek
Contact Information
Email address: 
alex.mlynarek [at]


Jewish General Hospital
McGill University Health Centre (MUHC - Glen) Hospital
Montreal General Hospital
Awards, honours, and fellowships: 

Fellowship in head and neck oncology and complex reconstruction

· Diploma from the American Society of Head and Neck Surgery, fellowship in advanced head and neck oncology and microvascular reconstruction University Alberta,

· Fellowship at the University of Auckland in New Zealand, focusing on the management of skin cancer and local head and neck reconstruction

· RCPSC Trainship Grant from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

· THANC (Thyroid, Head And Neck Cancer) foundation scholarship

Clinical Interests: 

· Head and Neck oncology

· Microvascular reconstruction

· Thyroid and parathyroid surgery

· Skin cancer

· Plastic and reconstructive surgery.

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Alex M. Mlynarek MD, MSc, FRSCS, is an assistant professor at the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at McGill University. Dr. Mlynarek specializes in head and neck oncology and microvascular reconstruction, thyroid and parathyroid surgery, skin cancer as well as plastic and reconstructive surgery.

Dr. Mlynarek's research interests are functional outcomes and quality of life in head and neck cancer patients, as well as the discovery of biomarkers for head and neck cancer. He has published his research in numerous peer reviewed journals. He continues to attend and present his research at conferences locally, nationally and internationally.

He has a clinical practice at the Jewish General Hospital, the Royal Victoria Hospital and the Montreal General Hospital in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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