Stanford Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery Department

A thriving department with a world-class reputation and a culture of respect and consideration for one another.

Health Care

Exceptional medical care for common to complex ear, nose, and throat issues.


Breakthrough research of human disease with an emphasis on curing deafness.


Providing world-class medical training to residents, instructors, and students.



In Spotlight

Dr. Dawn Bravo has featured workshop at North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference (NAFCF)

Congratulations to Dr. Dawn Bravo for her featured Workshop oral presentation at the North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference (NAFCF) in Phoenix in early November. Getting close to a novel upper airway stem cell approach for treating this challenging disease!

Dr. Brian Nuyen featured in Scope

Dr. Brian Nuyen of our Laryngology division and Betsy Stickels, Speech & Language Pathologist at Stanford Health Care were featured in a new Stanford Medicine Scope Blog post.

Dr. Karthik Balakrishnan feature on "Pass the Mic"

Our very own Dr. Karthik Balakrishnan was recently featured on an episode of Stanford Medicine's "Pass the TINY Mic"!


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