Vikas Mehta MD, MPH, FACS

Head and Neck Surgical Oncologist; Associate Professor, Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Vikas Mehta, MD, MPH, FACS, is a Head and Neck Surgical Oncologist and an Associate Professor of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, NY. He also is the Quality Improvement Coordinator for the Montefiore Einstein Cancer Committee. As part of this role, he has been working on developing a robust navigation program utilizing EHR and other database tools to help address cancer-care disparities at Montefiore Health System; a system that consists of 10 hospitals and hundreds of various care sites serving one of the most socioeconomically disadvantaged and racially diverse populations in the United States. He is also the Coordinator for Research and Quality for the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery where he helps direct various quality care initiatives that leverage national registry data.