Roger Farmer, MD

Roger Farmer, MD

Otolaryngology (ENT) Morgantown, WV

Assistant Professor, department of Otolaryngology, West Virginia University

Office Address

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  • 4th Floor Health Sciences, South
    PO Box 9200
    Morgantown, WV 26506
    Phone: (304) 293-3457


  • I am a board certified otolaryngologist specializing in head and neck cancer.

Dr. Farmer's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Otolaryngology (ENT): Head & Neck Oncologic Surgery, Head & Neck Microvascular Surgery
  • Clinical Interests: Head and Neck Neoplasms

Dr. Farmer's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Assistant ProfessorWest Virginia University
    Morgantown, WV
    Head and neck oncologic and reconstructive surgery
  • InstructorUniversity of Miami School of Medicine
    Coral Gables, FL
  • ChiefNortheast Georgia Medical Center
    Gainesville, GA
  • PhysicianNortheast Georgia Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Associates
    Gainesville, GA
  • PhysicianCENTA Medical Group
    Columbia, SC
  • Lieutenant and Flight SurgeonUnited States Navy

Dr. Farmer's Education & Medical Training

  • University of MiamiUniversity of MiamiPost Doctoral Fellowship, Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery
  • Duke University HospitalDuke University HospitalResidency, Otolaryngology
  • Duke University HospitalDuke University HospitalResidency, Radiology
  • Duke University HospitalDuke University HospitalInternship, General Surgery
  • Duke Univ Sch of MedDuke University School of MedicineMedical School
  • University of South CarolinaUniversity of South CarolinaOther Training, BS, Cum Laude

Dr. Farmer's Certifications & Licensure

  • WV State Medical LicenseWV State Medical License2012 - 2014
  • FL State Medical LicenseFL State Medical License2010 - 2015
  • GA State Medical LicenseGA State Medical License1999 - 2015
  • American Board of OtolaryngologyAmerican Board of OtolaryngologyOtolaryngology, 1999

Dr. Farmer's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Phi Beta Kappa1984
  • National Honor SocietyMemberNational Honor Society
  • American College of SurgeonsFellow (FACS)American College of Surgeons

Dr. Farmer's Publications & Presentations

Journal Articles

  • Identification of sialyl Lewis-x in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck.Farmer, R.W., Richtsmeier, W.J., Scher, R.L, Head and Neck 20;726-31
  • Granular cell tumor of the larynx presenting with airway obstruction.Farmer, R.W., Scher, R.L, Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 118;874-6

Books/Book Chapters

  • Receptor events and transduction in taste and olfaction.Chapter: Excitation by odorants of olfactory receptor cells molecular interactions at the ciliary membranes
    Anholt, R.R.H., Farmer, R.W., Karavanich, C.A
    Editors: Brand, J.G., Teeter, J.H., Cagan, R.H., Kare, M.R..Marcell Dekker, Inc., New York, NY


  • Evaluation of surgical excision of basal cell carcinoma of the head and neck.Farmer, R.W., Doyle, K.M., Misko, G.J, Ninety-ninth Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, New Orleans, LA


  • Identification of sialyl Lewis-x in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck.Multiple locations

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