Michael Groves

Assistant Professor

Michael Groves

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Otolaryngology

Bio

Assistant Professor and Residency Program Director, Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Augusta University

  • (706) 721-6100
  • (706) 721-0112
  • BP 4109

Education

  • MD, Medicine University of Michigan-Ann Arb, 2006

  • BA, Psychology, General Harvard University, 2001

Certifications

  • American Board of Otolaryngology – Certificate Number 20728 2012

  • PHY Ga Comp Med Brd, 2011

  • PHY License Number 65664 Ga Comp Med Brd, 2011

Awards & Honors

  • Exemplary Teaching Award for Graduate Medical Education Medical College of Georgia , 2014

  • Best Doctors in America 2013

  • Graduate – Georgia Physicians’ Leadership Academy Medical Association of Georgia, 2013

  • Outstanding Resident Teaching Award Bobby R. Alford Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery, 2010

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society University of Michigan Medical School, 2006

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • RSUR 5002

    Otolaryngology
  • SURG 5100

    Basic Clkshp in Surgery SS
  • SURG 5007

    Surgery Sub-I

Teaching Interests

Salivary gland surgery including minimally invasive sialoendoscopy, congenital neck masses, adenotonsillar disease, and major head and neck cancer surgery.

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Changes in Pediatric Tracheostomy Tubes exposed to Home Dishwashing, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Fascia Lata Free Flap Anastomosed to the Superior Trochlear System for Reconstruction of the Anterior Skull Base, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Dynamic Changes of Major Salivary Glands During Head and Neck Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy, 2016
    Abstract
  • Head and Neck Lymphedema: Reducing a Growing Problem, 2016
    Abstract
  • Quantitative Dose Changes Due to Anatomic and Volumetric Changes of the Parotid Glands During Concurrent Head and Neck Therapy, 2016
    Abstract

Research Interests

Resident and medical student education.

Department Service

  • Clinical Competency Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Program Evaluation Committee 2014 - Present

  • Annual Porubsky Symposium 2014 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Director of Resident Didactic Lecture Series 2011 - Present

  • Associate Residency Program Director 2013 - 2014

University Service

  • Quality Improvement Subcommittee; Office of Graduate Medical Education 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Patient Safety and Quality Officer; Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery 2017 - Present

  • Curriculum Oversight Committee 2016 - Present

  • Academic Group Practice Committee; Augusta University Medical Associates 2015 - Present

  • Graduate Medical Education Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • American College of Surgeons 2013 - Present

    Role: Other
  • American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy 2012 - Present

    Role: Other
  • American Journal of Surgery 2012 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer
  • Head and Neck Journal 2011 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer
  • Young Physician’s Committee, American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery 2011 - 2013

    Role: Committee Member

Public Service

  • Annual Free Head and Neck Cancer Screening 2013 - Present

  • Television/Radio Spokesman 2017 - 2017

  • Television/Radio Spokesman 2013 - 2013