Lauren Roland


Head and neck surgeon

Dr. Lauren Roland is a head and neck surgeon with expertise in allergies, rhinology (care of the nose and sinuses) and anterior skull base surgery (accessing the bottom part of the brain through the nose and sinuses). As an otolaryngologist, she also provides care for all other conditions of the ear, nose and throat.

Roland earned her medical degree from the Pennsylvania State College of Medicine. She completed a residency in otolaryngology at Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis. During her residency, she also earned a master's degree in clinical investigation from Washington University in St Louis, completing two years of research funded by the National Institutes of Health. She completed a fellowship in rhinology and anterior skull base surgery at Emory University School of Medicine.

Roland is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, American Rhinologic Society and American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy. She is a native of Santa Cruz, California.

  • Education

    Penn State College of Medicine, 2011

  • Residencies

    Washington University in St. Louis, Otolaryngology, 2018

  • Fellowships

    Emory University, Rhinology and Anterior Skull Base Surgery, 2019

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor

Clinics I work with

Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Clinic

2380 Sutter St., Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94115

My reviews


Overall Experience
67 Reviews
Dr. Roland is an excellent provider. She is quick to respond to email and even calls to follow up as needed. She is thoughtful caring efficient and makes me feel confident in her care.
Explained things in a way that was easy to understand
67 Reviews
Did the doctor pay attention to your concerns
67 Reviews
Gave easy to understand instructions about taking care of health problems or concerns
65 Reviews
Knew the important information about your medical history
65 Reviews
The provider showed respect for what you had to say
66 Reviews
The provider spent enough time with me
66 Reviews

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