Jacques A. Herzog, MD

Jacques A. Herzog, MD

Professor of Otolaryngology—Head & Neck Surgery;
Chief, Division of Otology/Neurotology

Castle Connolly Top Doctor


  • Surgery of the ear and lateral skull base
  • Minimally invasive endoscopic ear surgery
  • Cochlear implants and bone anchored hearing aids
  • Otosclerosis, cholesteatoma, and stapes surgery
  • Tympanic membrane (ear drum) repair
  • Vestibular schwannoma (acoustic neuroma)
  • Paragangliomas, temporal bone tumors, and cancers of the ear
  • Tinnitus, vertigo and balance disorders
  • Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leaks
  • Bell’s palsy/facial paralysis


  • Medical Degree: University of Missouri, Kansas City (1980)
  • Residency: Otolaryngology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston Texas, (1985)
  • Fellowship: Otology/Neurotology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland (1986)


Dr. Herzog sees patients at:

Board certification

  • Board certified in otolaryngology
  • Board certified in neurotology

Research Interests

  • Expanding indications for cochlear implantation
  • Hearing loss and cognitive decline

View Dr. Herzog’s research, publications and collaborations »

Leadership Roles & Honors

  • Best Doctors in America, 1994-2022
  • Triological Society Fellow (inducted 2022)
  • Student Research Award, UM_Kansas City School of Medicine, 1979-1980
  • University Scholar, University of Missouri, 1976