Margaret Allison Ogden, MD, FACS

Margaret Allison Ogden, MD, FACS

Associate Professor
Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery
Vice-Chair for Clinical Operations
Director, Salivary Endoscopy Center
Medical Director, West County Otolaryngology

Patients seen at

Ear, Nose and Throat Center
Center for Advanced Medicine
4921 Parkview Place,
Suite A, Floor 11
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 362-7509
Fax: (314) 996-8997

Ear, Nose & Throat Center
West County Office
1040 N. Mason Rd.
Suite 123
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
(314) 362-7509
Fax: (314) 996-8997

St. Louis Children’s Hospital
1 Children’s Pl. 3rd Floor
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 454-6162
Fax: (314) 454-2174

Children’s Specialty Care Center
13001 North Outer Forty
Town & Country, MO 63017
Floor 2, Suite D
(314) 454-6162
Fax: (314) 454-3132

Mailing address

Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
660 S. Euclid Ave.-Campus Box 8115
St. Louis, MO 63110
Phone: (314) 747-8205
Fax: (314) 454-2174

Clinical interests

Dr. Ogden’s clinical interests include salivary gland disease, salivary gland stones, sialendoscopy (salivary endoscopy), salivary gland tumors, endoscopic sinus surgery, sinusitis, nasal obstruction, nasal polyps, allergy, deviated septum, nosebleed, thyroid masses/nodules/goiter, tonsillitis, otitis media, hearing loss, neck masses and hoarseness.

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  • Bachelor of Arts: Religion, Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts, 1997
  • Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 2002
  • Residency: Otolaryngology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 2006

Licensure and board certification

  • Otolaryngology–certified


  • Listed in “Best Doctors in America”, 2015-Present
  • AAMC Early Career Women’s Professional Development Seminar, 2013
  • FPP Top 10% Patient Satisfaction Survey Program, 2012
  • Washington University, Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, Resident Teaching Award, May 2007
  • St. Louis ENT Club, 1st Place Award for Resident Case Study Presentation, May 2005
  • John Woodruff Simpson Fellowship, Amherst College merit-based scholarship, 1999-2001
  • Washington University Summer Research Award Excellence in Student Research, 1999
  • Cum Laude, Amherst College, 1997

Selected publications

  1. Vila PM, Olsen MA, Picirillo JF, Ogden MA. Decision: rates of sialoendoscopy and sialoadenectomy in 5,111 adults with private insurance Iscope-17-2195.R1. Larynscope; accepted Mar 2018.
  2. Vila PM, Olsen MA, Picirillo JF, Ogden MA. Rates of sialoendoscopy and sialoadenectomy in 5,111 adults with private insurance. JAMA Otolaryn; submitted Sept 2017.
  3. Roland LT, Skillington SA, Ogden MA. Sialendoscopy-assisted transfacial removal of parotid sialoliths: a systematic review and meta-analysis, Laryngoscope May 2017; Internal Article ID: 14080566, DOI: 10.1002/lary.26610; PMID: 28480577.
  4. Ogden MA, Rosbe KW, Chang JL. Pediatric sialendoscopy indications and outcomes. Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2016 Dec;24(6):529-535: PMID: 27636984.
  5. Sequeira SM, Nussenbaum B, Ogden MA. Interventional sialendoscopy after sialadenectomy. Larynscope 2013 May; 123 (5):1204-6. doi:10.1002/lary.23930. Epub 2013 Feb; PMID: 23427057.
  6. Chole RA, Ogden MA. Predictors of future success in otolaryngology residency applicants. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012 Aug; 138(8):707-12; doi:10.1001/archoto.2012.1374; PMID: 22911295.
  7. Mareing R, Ogden MA. Against the Odds: Idiopathic Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss—Results from Delayed Treatment. J Am Acad Audiol. 2012 Apr; 23(4):291-5; doi: 10.3766/jaaa.23.4.8; PMID: 22463943.
  8. Ogden MA, White FV, Hulbert ML, Hermann BW. Pathology quiz case 1.  Cervical neuroblastoma. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg; 2005 Feb;131(2):172,174; PMID: 15723954.
  9. Feng FY, Ogden MA, Myckatyn TM, Grand AG, Jensen JN, Hunter DA, Mackinnon SE.  FK506 rescues peripheral nerve allografts in acute rejection.  J Neurotrauma. 2001 Feb; 18(2):217-29; PMID: 11229713.
  10. Ogden MA, Feng FY, Myckatyn TM, Jensen JN, Grand AG, Wood P, Hunter DA, Mackinnon SE. Safe injection of cultured Schwann cells into peripheral nerve allografts. Microsurgery. 2000; 20(7):314-23; PMID: 11119286.
  11. Tariot PN, Ogden MA, Cox C, Williams TF.  Diabetes and dementia in long-term care. J Am Geriatr Soc.1999 Apr; 47(4):423-9; PMID: 10203117.
  12. Marshall BA, Hansen PA, Ensor NJ, Ogden MA, Mueckler M.  GLUT-1 or GLUT-4 transgenes in obese mice improve glucose tolerance but do not prevent insulin resistance. Am J Physiol. 1999 Feb; 276(2 Pt 1):E390-400; PMID: 9950801.

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