Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery Residency

Breadth and Depth


Dedicated to providing the highest level of training to our residents.


Access to world-class research facilities and faculty.

Innovative Approaches

Mentoring Programs

OHNS residents participate in a global health mentoring program with Program Director Dr. Anna Messner in Quito, Ecuador.

Progressive Learning Methods

Clinical Assistant Professor, Dr. Jennifer Lee, talks about the simulation program for residents.

Interactive Learning Methods

OHNS residents participate in an airway course hosted by the Department of Anesthesiology.

State-of-the-Art Facilities

A dedicated lab within OHNS, the Perkins Lab is used on a regular basis by residents for study and research.

Quality of Life

About the Bay Area

  • home to 7.5 million people
  • known for its natural beauty, entrepreneurship, liberal politics, and diversity
  • ranks second in highest density of college graduates
  • #2 most Fortune 500 Companies in the US
  • Five highest California counties by per capita income

Our residents participate in educational opportunities throughout the School of Medicine, Stanford University, the California Bay Area, and beyond.