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Department of Otolaryngology

Department of Otolaryngology

Dr. Lane Squires


UC Davis Health System
Department Of Otolaryngology
2521 Stockton Blvd., Suite 7200
Sacramento, CA 95817

Email:    Lane.Squires@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu


  • 2007-11 University of Washington - Seattle, WA, Doctor of Medicine with Honors
    SPARX/CHAP Award Recipient 2008-2009: Given for significant contributions
    serving homeless youth & adults, underserved ethnic & cultural minorities, and
    the poor.
    • MSRTP Award 2008 - $4500 research grant through the Medical Student
    • Research Training Program
    • Idaho WWAMI Student: Spent MS1 year in Moscow, ID/Pullman WA
  • 2000-01, 2003-06 Brigham Young University - Provo, UT, B.S. in Physiology & Developmental Biology
    • Dean’s List Honoree
    • University Scholarship Recipient


  • 2008 Retina Physiology - Circadian Rhythms & Retinal Ganglion Cells; R. Lane Brown, Ph.D.
    Washington State University
    Conducted DNA analysis of signal transduction proteins in murine
    melanopsin-containing retinal ganglion cells
  • 2004-06 Membrane Biophysics- M2 Protein in Influenza A virus; David Busath, M.D.
    Brigham Young University
    Analyzed effect of pH changes on proton transport utilizing M2 viral protein
    embedded lipid vesicle constructs

Abstracts, Presentations, & Posters

  • 2009  DNA Microarray Analysis of Melanopsin-containing Retinal Ganglion Cells
    Poster presented at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology Annual
    Conference, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
    Abstract printed in Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. (2009) 50:5036.
  • 2009 DNA Microarray Analysis of Melanopsin-containing Retinal Ganglion Cells
    Oral presentation given at the Western Student Medical Research Forum, Carmel, CA
    Abstract printed in J Investig Med. (2009) 57(1):441.
  • 2006 Proton Uptake by Influenza M2 in Proteoliposomes: pH Dependence
    Poster presented at the Biophysical Society Annual Conference, Salt Lake City, UT
    Abstract printed at Biophys J. (2006) v90:284a.


  • 2006-07 Ophthalmic Assistant - Retina & Vitreous Surgeons of Utah, Provo, UT 
    Ophthalmic Photographer, Surgical First Assistant, Medical Assistant
  • 2005-06  Acute Care Physical Therapy Aide- Utah Valley Regional Medical Center, Provo UT
    In-patient Physical Therapy, Post-Surgical Care, ICU Care
  • 2005-06 Teaching Assistant – Advanced Physiology, Brigham Young University 
  • 2005 Teaching Assistant – Molecular Genetics, Brigham Young University

Volunteer & Leadership Experience

  • 2008-09 Derm Clinic Coordinator - Community Health Advancement Program (CHAP), Seattle, WA
    Trained student volunteers and triaged dermatologic problems among
    the homeless at Downtown Emergency Service Center clinic
  • 2005-07 Founder/President - Student Autism Volunteers & Educators (SAVE), Provo, UT
    Organized student meetings, community awareness seminars, autism
    mentorships, and current research reviews
  • 2004-05 Head of Fundraising - Humanitarian Aid Relief Team, Provo, UT
    Organized volunteer meetings and fundraising events for medical missions
     to Ghana, Africa to treat Buruli ulcer disease

Extracurricular Activities

  • Rural Clinical Preceptorships – Weekly, 1:1, physician-led mentoring/pt. care experiences 2007-08
  • Emergency Medicine – James Clark, D.O., Pullman Regional Hospital, Pullman, WA
  • Family Medicine – Michael Baldeck, D.O., Lewiston Medical Clinic, Lewiston, ID

Underserved Populations Service Groups:

  • 2010 Students in the Community (SITC) – Casa Latina clinical student volunteer
  • 2009 Student Sight Savers – free glaucoma screenings for underserved
    Head Start Vision Screening – vision checks for low income preschoolers2008

Religious/Community Service:

  • 2008-10 Aide to child with ADHD/ODD – 1-2 hrs./wk during religious services
  • 2009  Assistant Wolf Pack Leader, Pack 175 - Cub Scouts of America
  • 2007-08 Maintenance & Facilities Coordinator - Moscow, ID University Congregation
  • 2005-07 Classroom Aide, Second Grade – Alpine Elementary School, Alpine, UT
  • 2004 Mentor to Disadvantaged Youth – Access Program, Brigham Young University
  • 2001-03 LDS Church Proselytizing Missionary to Philadelphia, PA

Outside Interests:

  • Golf, Triathlons, Guitar, Trumpet, Travel, Reading, Dutch Oven Cooking, Camping, Snowshoeing, Waterskiing, and Snow Skiing.

Special Qualifications:

  • Eagle Scout - Boy Scouts of America; German Exchange Student Program to Heidenheim, Germany

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Medical Association
  • Idaho Medical Association
  • Biophysical Society
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology


Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Mailing address:

2521 Stockton Blvd., Suite 5200
Sacramento, CA 95817

Cleft Lip/Palate:

(916) 734-2452

Audiology & Speech Appointments:

(916) 734-5400

Facial Plastic Surgery Appointments:

(916) 734-2347

Dental Appointments:

(916) 734-5429

Reflux Clinic Appointments:

(916) 734-4076

Clinic Appointments:

(916) 734-5400