Comprehensive and conservative care. Medical care to avoid surgery when possible. Judicious use of surgery when necessary. Team care for complex disorders and problems.

Family, music, computers, biking, camping

Locations

Monday: All day
Tuesday: All day
Wednesday: All day
Thursday: All day
Friday: All day
Saturday: All day
Sunday: All day

Qualifications and experience

Specialties
Bones, Joints and Muscles, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Facial Fractures, Brain and Nervous System, Brain and Nervous System - Sleep Apnea, Cancers, Cancers - Head and Neck Cancer, Digestive System, Digestive System - Surgical Endoscopy, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT), Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Dysphagia (Trouble Swallowing), Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Ear Infection, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Eardrum Perforation, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Facial Paralysis, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Facial Plastics and Cosmetics, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Head and Neck Tumors, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Hearing Loss, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Hoarseness, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Nasal Polyps, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Salivary Gland Diseases/Stones, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Sinus Tumors, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Snoring, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Tinnitus, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Tonsillitis, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) - Vocal Cord Paralysis, Endocrine System (Hormones), Endocrine System (Hormones) - Thyroid Cancer, Endocrine System (Hormones) - Thyroid Disease, Immune System, Immune System - Rhinitis, Immune System - Sinusitis, Infections, Infections - Bacterial Infections, Infections - Fungal Infections, Infections - Viral Infections, Injuries and Wounds, Lungs and Breathing, Lungs and Breathing - Chronic Mechanical Ventilation, Lungs and Breathing - Tracheostomy Dependence, Otolaryngology, Pregnancy and Reproduction, Pregnancy and Reproduction - Prenatal Care, Surgery, Surgery - Cleft Lip and Palate, Surgery - Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery, Surgery - Orthognathic Surgery (Corrective Jaw Surgery), Surgery - Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Symptoms and Manifestations, Symptoms and Manifestations - Breathing Problems, Symptoms and Manifestations - Cough, Symptoms and Manifestations - Dizziness and Vertigo
Gender
Male
Languages spoken
English
Education
Fellowship
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center/Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh (1997)

Internship
West Virginia University Program (1991)

Medical School
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine (1990)

Residency
West Virginia University Program (1995)

Undergraduate
University of Arkansas (AR) (1986)

Clinical interest for patients

Pediatric Otolaryngology, Cleft Lip and Palate, Syndromes involving the head and neck, craniofacial anomalies, otitis media, ear disease, airway abnormalities, airway reconstruction, head and neck tumors, nasal and sinus disease

Research interest for patients

Craniofacial genetics, craniofacial treatment options

Volunteer activities

Medical missions in South America