Mission Statement



To provide the highest possible quality care to our patients.

To provide the finest possible educational experience for our trainees including medical students, residents, fellows, and physicians in practice.

To sustain a culture which fosters imagination, creativity, innovation, and discovery.

To engage in high impact basic and translational research seeking improved understanding of causes of disease, more efficient diagnosis, and introduction of novel therapies.

To invent new technological applications designed to optimize therapy of challenging clinical problems as well as to overcome disabilities brought on by illness.

To collaborate widely with Stanford bioscience and engineering and worldwide across industry and academia to join our quest to overcome otolaryngological diseases.