Jay F. Piccirillo, MD, FACS

Jay F. Piccirillo, MD, FACS

Professor of Otolaryngology—Head & Neck Surgery

Castle Connolly Top Doctor


  • General ear, nose and throat problems
  • Sleep apnea and snoring
  • Sinus disease and allergy
  • Hearing loss, tinnitus
  • Tonsillitis, hoarse voice
  • Ear infections
  • Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia
  • Sleep apnea and laser-assisted uvulopalatoplasty (LAUP), UPPP, and laser treatment for sleep apnea
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(314) 454-6162


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Research interests

  • Tinnitus
  • Sinusitis
  • Smell loss and smell training
  • Clinical outcomes research

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


  • Medical Degree: University Of Vermont, 1985
  • Residency: Otolaryngology, Albany Medical Center Hospital, Albany, New York, 1990
  • Fellowship: Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, 1992

Board certification

  • Board certified in otolaryngology

Leadership Roles & Honors

  • Editor, JAMA Otolaryngology
  • Vice Chair for Research, Department of Otolaryngology
  • Director, Clinical Outcomes Research Office
  • Director, Physician-Scientist Training Program
  • Director, T32 Predoctoral Training Program
  • Listed in Best Doctors in America, 2002, 2004, 2005-Present
  • Samuel R. Goldstein Leadership Award in Medical Student Education, Washington University (the highest teaching award at Washington University), 2006