Dr. Regan Bergmark is a sinus and endoscopic skull base surgeon at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Dana Farber Cancer Institute at Harvard Medical School. She is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. She additionally has advanced expertise in the evaluation and treatment of patients with sinonasal and skull base disorders, including chronic sinusitis, recurrent sinus infections, nasal polyps, septal deviation, nasal obstruction, turbinate hypertrophy, tumors of the sinuses or nasal passage, aspirin exacerbated respiratory disease, and patients with sinus disorders requiring revision sinus surgery. Dr. Bergmark works closely with physicians in related fields such as allergy and immunology, pulmonology, neurosurgery, and oncology to provide compassionate multidisciplinary care to her patients. Her research and writing has been published in journals such as Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Rhinology, Laryngoscope, Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, JAMA-Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). She sees patients at the main Brigham and Women’s Hospital campus in Boston, as well as at Brigham – Faulkner Hospital in Jamaica Plain and the BWH-MGH Health Care Center in Foxborough at Gillette Stadium. She operates at BWH-Boston and BWH-Faulkner.
Dr. Bergmark hails originally from Minnesota. She is a graduate of Stanford University and was a John Gardner Public Service Fellow prior to earning her medical degree from Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA. At Harvard Medical School, Dr. Bergmark received the Hollis Albright Award for Excellence in the Surgical Sciences, presented to one Harvard Medical School student annually. After her internship in general surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, she completed residency training in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Harvard Medical School – Massachusetts Eye and Ear. She then completed fellowship surgical training in Rhinology and Anterior Skull Base Surgery at Harvard Medical School – Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. Dr. Bergmark was then the Gliklich Healthcare Innovation Scholar at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, as well as a Visiting Scholar at the American Board of Medical Specialties, prior to joining the Brigham and Women’s faculty.
In addition to her research on sinus and skull base diseases, Dr. Bergmark investigates how health outcomes measures, such as patient reported outcomes measures, can be better used and implemented across diverse patient populations. Her work has focuses on underserved populations within and beyond the U.S. She is on faculty at the Harvard Center for Surgery and Public Health, where she works with a large team of surgeons and researchers to understand how to provide better access to quality care and better health to people worldwide.