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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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Posted - Mar 18Read More

$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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Posted - Jan 9Read More

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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Posted - Jan 9Read More

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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Posted - Sep 5Read More

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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Posted - Sep 5Read More

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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Posted - Jul 10Read More

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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Posted - Jul 10Read More

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

Niki Gupta, MD, joins the UK Otolaryngology Faculty

Nikita Gupta, MD, joined the University of Kentucky Department of Otolaryngology in September 2017.  Dr. Gupta specializes in facial plastics and reconstructive surgery.  Dr. Gupta earned her medical degree...

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Posted - Sep 14Read More

UK Otolaryngology Residents win the 2017 AAO-HNS Academic Quiz Bowl

Kristan Alfonso, MD, Mitch Dobberpuhl, MD, and Michael Kaufman, MD, competed against teams from Stanford University, the University of Maryland, and Yale University on September 10, 2017, in the American...

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Posted - Sep 14Read More

UK Otolaryngology participates in the Region 10 SNMA Conference

UK Otolaryngology faculty and residents participated in an ENT skills lab for the Regional 10 Student National Medical Association (SNMA) Conference. The goal of the skills lab was to allow medical students...

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Posted - Jun 28Read More

UK Otolaryngology Participates in Songs for Sound

The University of Kentucky Cochlear Implant program has raised awareness of hearing loss by connecting with a non-profit organization called Songs for Sound. The most recent event was held at the Manchester...

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Posted - Dec 13Read More

UK Surgeon-Researcher Works to Extend Cochlear Implant Program to Appalachia

The first time Dr. Matthew Bush observed a cochlear implant surgery, he was a young medical student from West Virginia visiting the University of Kentucky. He describes that experience as eye opening for him...

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Posted - Jul 14Read More