Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Maurits Boon, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Associate Professor
Co-Director, Voice and Swallowing Center

Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery - Sinus
Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery - Sleep Disorders
Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery - Voice & Swallowing

Make An Appointment

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Office Locations

925 Chestnut Street
7th Floor
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6760
Fax: (215) 503-3736

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
  • Sleep Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2011


  • SUNY at Buffalo School of Medicine, Medical School


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Recent Publications

Open vs. endoscopic cricopharyngeal myotomy; Is there a difference?

Preoperative Drug Induced Sleep Endoscopy Improves the Surgical Approach to Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Technical tips during implantation of selective upper airway stimulation

Upper airway stimulation for treatment of obstructive sleep apnea: An evaluation and comparison of outcomes at two academic centers

Safety and efficacy of functional laryngectomy for end-stage dysphagia

The role of upper airway stimulation therapy in the multidisciplinary management approach of obstructive sleep apnea in the adult patient

Updates of operative techniques for upper airway stimulation

Open approaches to cricopharyngeal hypertonicity and hypopharyngeal diverticulum

Tubeless tracheotomy for survival airway surgery in the leporine model

Efficacy of large-diameter dilatation in cricopharyngeal dysfunction

Parotid gland trauma

Postoperative complications of powered intracapsular tonsillectomy and monopolar electrocautery tonsillectomy in teens versus adults

Suprahyoid pharyngotomy for excision of supraglottic cyst

Endostitch-assisted endoscopic Zenker's diverticulostomy: A tried approach for difficult cases

Readability analysis of patient information on the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery website

Lingual abscess from a grill cleaning brush bristle

Tracheal stenosis after placement of percutaneous dilational tracheotomy

Cervical discitis and epidural abscess after tonsillectomy

Vagal paraganglioma: The Jefferson experience