Education

Fellowship
Otolaryngology, UCSD Medical Center, 2006
Residency
Otolaryngology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2004
Internship
Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, 1999
Degree
MD, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1998

Medical Board Certifications

Neurotology
American Board of Otolaryngology, 2008
Otolaryngology
American Board of Otolaryngology, 2005

Gender

Male

State License

A70846
  • About Me

    About Me

    Dr. Gopen specializes in pediatric and adult ear and skull base conditions, both surgically and medically managed.

    Academic Staff Appointment

    • Assistant Professor-In-Residence, Department of Head and Neck Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

    Professional Memberships

    • American Academy of Otolaryngology
    • American Medical Association
    • American Rhinologic Society
    • California Medical Association
    • Triological Society
    • Paul H. Ward Society
    • Los Angeles County Medical Association
    • Prosper Meniere’s Society
    • American College of Surgeons
    • Association for Research in Otolaryngology

    Links

  • Locations

    UCLA Head and Neck Surgery

    (primary location)
    Address
    200 UCLA Medical Plaza
    Suite 550
    Los Angeles, California 90095
    Phone
    310-206-6688
  • Education

    Medical Board Certifications

    Neurotology
    American Board of Otolaryngology, 2008
    Otolaryngology
    American Board of Otolaryngology, 2005

    Education

    Fellowship
    Otolaryngology, UCSD Medical Center, 2006
    Residency
    Otolaryngology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2004
    Internship
    Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, 1999
    Degree
    MD, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1998
  • Clinical Interests
    • Balance Disorder
    • Cochlear Implant
    • Facial Nerve
    • Neuro Otology
    • Oncology
    • Otology
    • Pediatric Ear Problems
    • Skull Base Surgery
  • Research

    Research Interest

    Chronic ear infections and biofilm production, autoimmune inner ear disease, sensorineural hearing loss.

    Publications

  • News & Awards

    Awards

    • Best Full Time Faculty Teaching Award, Department of Head and Neck Surgery, UCLA, 2012
    • Dean's List, 1989-1992
    • Undergraduate Research Program - grant toward research supplies, 1989
    • Brandeis University Scholar Award - to one junior in School of Science, 1990
    • Doris Brewer Cohen Award - prize for excellence in research , 1991
    • Elihu A. Silver Award – for undergraduate research, 1991
    • Amer Institute of Chemistry Award - achievement, ability, leadership, 1992
    • Snider Prize - to one graduating senior in the Chemistry Department, 1992
    • Phi-Beta-Kappa - elected to Mu chapter, 1992
    • Summa Cum Laude - graduated with highest honors in Chemistry, 1992
    • Paul H. Ward, M.D. Society Outstanding Research Presentation, 2002
    • Vice President’s Award – Western Section, 2003
    • Resident Travel Award – Western Section, 2003
    • COSM Travel Award – Western Section, 2003
    • Channel 8 News Feature – noise induced hearing loss, 2005
  • Videos