Exceptional Patient Care

Our teams provide high-quality coordinated care and offer the most advanced technology and techniques available.

Ear & Hearing

Ear disease, hearing loss, dizziness, tinnitus, facial nerve disorders

Facial Reconstructive Surgery

Cosmetic and reconstructive surgery plus medspa to correct or restore aesthetic form and function

General Otolaryngology

Comprehensive evaluation for disorders affecting all regions of the head and neck

Head & Neck Cancer

Comprehensive treatment of tumors and a focus on reconstructive surgery

Nose and Sinus

Full range of care for nose and sinus disease, nasal allergies and nasal obstructions 

Pediatric Otolaryngology

General and complex otolaryngology care for children

Skull Base Surgery

Medical and surgical treatment and therapy for skull base diseases


Care for sleep apnea and other sleep disorders

 Voice & Airway

Medical and surgical treatment for all conditions affecting voice and airway

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Training the world’s future leaders in otolaryngology

  • History of training national leaders
  • Welcoming, approachable faculty
  • Early clinical autonomy with strong mentorship
  • Extensive research opportunities
  • Emphasis on work-life balance

Bold, groundbreaking research

Our innovative basic science and clinical studies translate into better ENT care for patients worldwide

Globally recognized leaders

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Jose P. Zevallos, MD, MPH, FACS

Dr. Zevallos’ research interests include the study of HPV-related cancer and related risk factors.

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Jay F. Piccirillo, MD, FACS

Dr. Piccirillo’s interests include outcomes research and research training. 

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Judith E.C. Lieu, MD, MSPH

Dr. Lieu’s clinical interests include pediatric otitis media, chronic middle ear disease, hearing loss, and tonsillitis.

Latest News

Next steps for graduating residents

Virtual graduation ceremonies during the COVID-19 pandemic might suggest a stifled sense of celebration, but there is no downplaying the achievements of our graduating chief residents. Whether their future plans include clinical service or advanced training, we are very proud of their accomplishments and blessed by the time we shared with them. We asked each […]

New hearing test may offer early diagnosis of Meniere’s disease

Jeff Lichtenhan, PhD, likes to know where and how things originate. That includes things like physiological responses of the auditory system – subtle sound or electrical signals that indicate auditory activity. Some of these signals have been used for decades to help diagnose hearing disorders, but in most cases we don’t fully understand their biological […]

Thermi offers youthful appearance without surgery

For patients seeking a more youthful appearance, non- or minimally-invasive rejuvenation procedures are becoming more and more popular. Thermi® is one sought-after option offered by Emily Spataro, MD, John Chi, MD, and Gregory Branham, MD, in the Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery within the Department of Otolaryngology at Washington University. Thermi® is radiofrequency […]


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