I specialize in diseases of the ear, nose, throat, as well as tumors of
the head and neck region, including thyroid, parathyroid and skull-base
tumors. I have advanced specialty training in endoscopic sinus surgery,
and helped develop balloon sinuplasty surgery.
I also have expertise in minimally invasive surgeries of the head and neck,
as well ashead and neck reconstruction. His role in reconstruction of
the head and neck includes management of skin cancers, facial defects
and blemishes, and cosmetic imperfections. He also provides extensive
knowledge in skin care, facial peels, and facial care products.
Dr. Weeks was born in Chicago and grew up in San Diego. He received his
bachelor's degree in animal physiology, with emphasis in neurosciences
as an honors graduate at UCSD. He received his medical degree from the
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He completed his otolaryngology/head
and neck surgery training at The Baylor College of Medicine in The Bobby
R. Alford Department of Otolaryngology and Communicative Sciences in Houston.
His training included intensive clinical work at The Ben Taub General
Hospital, The Methodist Hospital, St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital and
Texas Children's Hospital. He also completed extensive training at
The MD Anderson Cancer Center, in the division of head and neck oncologic
surgery. During his training, he completed a six-month research fellowship
in the department of cellular and molecular biology, studying the biologic
behavior of skin cancers, and how and why they develop.
Dr. Weeks is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology/Head
and Neck Surgery, and is a candidate member of the American College of
Surgeons. He is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head
and Neck Surgery and the American Academy of Facial Plastics and Reconstructive
Surgery. He is also an active member of the San Diego Society of Otolaryngology/Head
and Neck Surgery.
He has authored or presented numerous scientific works focused on head
and neck tumors, skull base disorders, and head and neck reconstruction.
He is actively involved in technology advances in the field of head and
neck surgery, and serves as an expert consultant and advisor for numerous
medical device companies. He also serves as a consultant for numerous
professional musicians and recording artists, as well as professional
athletes in a variety of sports.