Abtin Tabaee, MD, is associate professor in the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College (WCMC). Prior to joining WCMC in 2015, he was associate professor and director of rhinology and endoscopic skull base surgery in the Department of Otolaryngology at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York from 2006 to 2015. As a nationally recognized leader in rhinology, Dr. Tabaee's clinical and academic focus is the management of complex disorders of the paranasal sinuses and skull base. He has published extensively in the field with an active research focus on emerging technologies and surgical outcomes. He is the rhinology volume coeditor of Sataloff's Comprehensive Textbook of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery. He has also been actively involved in research and development of postgraduate rhinology education. He has served on various American Rhinologic Society committees, including codirector of the ARS mentorship program. Dr. Tabaee graduated magna cum laude from Duke University and received his medical degree with honors from Cornell University Medical College. He completed residency in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at New York Presbyterian Hospital, the combined Columbia-Cornell University training program.