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New Grant Helps Detect Hearing Loss in Infants

BY MICHAEL CADIGAN KENTUCKY PUBLISHED 3:29 PM ET AUG. 28, 2019 LEXINGTON, Ky. - Most children who are deaf or hard of hearing are born to hearing parents who don’t have experience with hearing health care or...

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Dr. Caitlin Fiorillo joins UK Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Dr. Caitlin Fiorillo completed her medical degree at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. She successfully completed her five year Otolaryngology Head and Neck residency here at the University of...

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UK Otolaryngology Bids Farewell to 2019 Chief Residents

At the end of June, University of Kentucky Otolaryngology held a banquet honoring our three chief residents. After five years, Drs. Nicole Colgrove, Kyle Fletcher, and Michael Kaufman successfully completed...

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$3.2 Million Grant Helps Families Access Diagnostic Hearing Tests for Infants

Kristi Grider still tears up when she talks about the day she took her two-month-old son, Kenton, now seven years old, for follow-up hearing testing. His newborn hearing screen, which almost all children...

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UK Otolaryngologists at Rhinoworld 2019

Drs. Archer, Patel, and Comer were invited faculty for Rhinoworld 2019 in Chicago June 5-9. Rhinoworld is once-in-a-decade combined meeting of the International Society of Inflammation & Allergy of the...

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UK Otolaryngology Welcomes Newest Matched Applicants for the 2019-2020 Academic Year

Nicholas Van Maele Central Michigan University College of Medicine William Ruffin Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine – Auburn Cedric Thiel Loma Linda University School of Medicine Congratulations!

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$3.4 Million Grant Empowers UK, U of L, and State Commission to Support Kentucky Children with Hearing Loss and Deafness

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 30, 2018) – For children with hearing loss or deafness, health interventions often focus on immediate issues related to the ear and language development, sometimes overlooking important...

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UK Otolaryngology Residents Participate in Temporal Bone and Prosthesis Lab

As part of the UK Otolaryngology Otology/Neurotology Resident Teaching Series and temporal bone dissection course, our residents had the opportunity to participate in a temporal bone implant and prosthesis lab...

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Chris Azbell, MD, joins UK Otolaryngology Faculty

Christopher Azbell, MD, joins University of Kentucky department of Otolaryngology in August of 2018. He just recently completed his Pediatric Otolaryngology fellowship at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh,...

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Alok Saini, MD, joins the UK Otolaryngology Faculty

Alok Saini, MD, joined the University of Kentucky department of Otolaryngology in August of 2018. He is a fellowship trained rhinologist and skull base surgeon. Dr. Saini earned his medical degree from the...

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UK Otolaryngology Nationally Ranked

Dr. Raleigh Jones, Chair of Otolaryngology at UK HealthCare, discusses the U.S. News ranking.

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Posted - Aug 20Read More

3rd Annual Bluegrass Research Symposium

The University of Kentucky Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery hosted the 4th Annual Bluegrass Research Symposium at the Hillary Boone Center on the campus of the University of Kentucky on May...

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Posted - Jul 10Read More

Visiting Professor Research Presentation

The University of Kentucky Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery hosted J. Zachary Porterfield, MD, Ph.D. April 12, 2018, at Karpf Auditorium.  Dr. Porterfield is an Infectious Disease Research...

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Kentucky Society of Otolaryngology Meeting

The University of Kentucky Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery was well represented at the 2018 Kentucky Society of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting May 18-19, 2018, at the Muhammed Ali Center in...

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UK Otolaryngology Residents Win National Academic Quiz Bowl

Medical residents from the University of Kentucky Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery recently won the 2017 American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) Academic Quiz...

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Posted - Sep 18Read More

Mark Fritz, MD, joins the UK Otolaryngology Faculty

Mark Fritz, MD, joined the University of Kentucky Department of Otolaryngology in August 2017.  As a laryngologist, Dr. Fritz specializes in diagnosing and treating orders of voice and swallowing.  He has...

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Posted - Sep 14Read More