Kate Dunsky, MD

Kate Dunsky, MD

Assistant Professor
Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery

Patients seen at

St. Louis Children’s Hospital
1 Children’s Place
Third Floor
St. Louis, MO  63110

Children’s Specialty Care Center
13001 North Outer Forty
Town & Country, MO 63017
Floor 2, Suite D

Mailing address

Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Campus Bopx 8115
660 S. Euclid Ave.
St. Louis, MO  63110

Clinical interests

Dr. Dunsky’s clinical interests include general pediatric otolaryngology conditions: otitis media, obstructive sleep apnea, rhinosinusitis, and pediatric voice, airway and swallowing problems.

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  • BS, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2006
  • MD, St. Louis University School of Medicine, 2010
  • Residency, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2015
  • Fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology, Texas Children’s Hospital/Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 2016

Licensure and board certification

  • Board certified in Otolaryngology
  • Board certified in Complex Pediatric Otolaryngology

Honors & Leadership roles

  • Director, Fellowship in pediatric otolaryngology
  • Alpha Sigma Nu Jesuit Honor Society (2009)
  • Donald W. Bussmann Award for ‘service in medical school admissions’ (2010)
  • American Women’s Association Glasgow-Rubin Achievement Citation for ‘women who graduate in the top ten percent of their medical school graduating class’ (2010)
  • Gold Humanism in Medicine Award (2010)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (2010)

Selected publications

  1. Dunsky, KA, Wehrmann DJ, Osman MM, Thornberry BM, Varvares MA. PET-CT and the detection of the asymptomatic recurrence or second primary lesions in the treated head and neck cancer patient. Laryngoscope 2013; 123(9):2161-4