Faculty

 

 

Otology & Neurotology

Konstantina Stankovic, MD, PhD
Bertarelli Foundation Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Neurosurgery
Department Chair

Nikolas H. Blevins, MD
Larry and Sharon Malcolmson Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Neurosurgery and Psychiatry
Chief of Otology & Neurotology

Lloyd B. Minor, MD
The Carl and Elizabeth Naumann Professorship for the Dean of the School of Medicine, Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS), by courtesy, of Neurobiology and Bioengineering
School of Medicine Dean

Robert K. Jackler, MD
Edward C. and Amy H. Sewall Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Neurosurgery and Surgery

Peter Luke Santa Maria, MBBS, PhD
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)

George Shorago, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)

Jennifer Christy Alyono, MD, MS
Clinical Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)
Residency Program Associate Director

Kristen Steenerson, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Neurology

Albert Mudry, MD, PhD
Adjunct Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)

Achin Bhowmik, PhD
Adjunct Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)


Head & Neck Surgery

Chris Holsinger, MD, FACS
Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)
Chief of Head & Neck Surgery
Director of the Head & Neck Oncology Program
(Stanford Cancer Center)

Lisa A. Orloff, MD, FACS, FACE
Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)
Clinical Instructorship Director of the Endocrine Surgery
Director of the Endocrine Head and Neck Surgery Program
(Stanford Cancer Center)

Michael J. Kaplan, MD
Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS), and,  by courtesy, Neurological Surgery, Emeritus

John B. Sunwoo, MD 
Edward C. and Amy H. Sewall Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS), and, by courtesy, of Dermatology
Director of Head & Neck Cancer Research

Vasu Divi, MD 
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)
Director of the Head & Neck Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery Program
Associate Medical Director of Cancer Quality
(Stanford Cancer Center)
Fellowship Director of Head & Neck Surgery

Davud Sirjani, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)
Director of the Salivary Gland Surgery Program

Heather Starmer, MA, CCC-SLP, BCS-S
Clinical Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)
Director of the Head and Neck Speech and Swallowing Rehabilitation Program
(Stanford Cancer Center)

Fred Baik, MD
Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)

Julia Noel, MD
Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology— Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)
Director of the Thyroid & Parathyroid Tumor Board at Stanford


Pediatric Otolaryngology

Alan G. Cheng, MD
Edward C. and Amy H. Sewall Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Pediatrics
Chief of Pediatric Otolaryngology
Director of the Clinician-Scientist Training Program

Peter J. Koltai, MD
Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery, (OHNS), Emeritus

Kay Chang, MD
Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Pediatrics

Tulio A. Valdez, MD, MSc
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Pediatrics

Mai Thy Truong, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Pediatrics
Fellowship Director of Pediatric Otolaryngology

Karthik Balakrishnan, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)

Douglas Sidell, MD
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS), and, by courtesy, of Pediatrics

Iram N. Ahmad, MD, MME
Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Pediatrics

Kara Davis Meister, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Pediatrics


Research

Anthony Ricci, PhD
Edward C. and Amy H. Sewall Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Molecular and Cellular Physiology
Chief of Research

Stefan Heller, PhD 
Edward C. and Amy H. Sewall Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)
Associate Chair for Research

Teresa Nicolson, PhD 
Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)

Nicolas Grillet, PhD
Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)

Dáibhid Ó Maoiléidigh, PhD
Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)

Robert Greenhouse, PhD
Adjunct Lecturer of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)


Rhinology & Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery

Peter H. Hwang, MD
Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Neurosurgery
Vice Chair
Chief of Rhinology and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery

Jayakar V. Nayak, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Neurosurgery
Co-Director of Clinical Instructorship in Rhinology & Advanced Sinus Surgery

Zara M. Patel, MD
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Neurosurgery
Director of Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery
Co-Director of Clinical Instructorship in Rhinology & Advanced Sinus Surgery


Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Sam P. Most, MD, FACS
Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)
Chief of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Fellowship Director of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Jon-Paul Pepper, MD
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)


Laryngology

Edward Damrose, MD
Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine
Chief of Laryngology
Stanford Hospital Chief of Staff (2017–2020)
Immediate Past Chief of Staff
Clinical Instructorship Director of Laryngology/Bronchoesophagology

C. Kwang Sung, MD
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Music
Residency Program Director

Elizabeth DiRenzo, PhD, CCC-SLP
Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Music

Philip Doyle, PhD
Adjunct Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)


Sleep Surgery

Robson Capasso, MD
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)
Associate Dean, Digital Health
Chief of Sleep Surgery

Stanley Liu, MD, DDS
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS) and, by courtesy, of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Director of Sleep Surgery Clinical Instructorship / Fellowship

Robert W. Riley, MD
Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)


Comprehensive Otolaryngology

Uchechukwu Megwalu, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)
Chief of Comprehensive Otolaryngology

Jennifer Lee, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)


Audiology Research

Matthew Fitzgerald, PhD
Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)
Chief of Audiology


Palo Alto VA Hospital

Hamed Sajjadi, MD 
Clinical Associate Professor (Affiliated) of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)

Bohdan Makarewycz, MD 
Clinical Associate Professor (Affiliated) of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)


Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

M. Lauren Lalakea, MD 
Clinical Professor (Affiliated) of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)

Kimberly Genise Shepard, MD 
Clinical Associate Professor (Affiliated) of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)

Misha Amoils, MD 
Clinical Instructor (Affiliated) of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)

Amanda Munoz, MD 
Clinical Associate Professor (Affiliated) of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)

Micah JoAnn Saste, MD 
Clinical Associate Professor (Affiliated) of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery (OHNS)