Appointed 08.2023

Speciality Focus Pediatric Otolaryngology

241 Campus West Building
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

Phone 315.329.7350

Current Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences
  • Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital and Outpatient ENT Clinic

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences
    Pediatric Otolaryngology, Cleft Lip and Palate Repair, Velopharyngeal Insufficiency, Pediatric Otology


Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children’s Hospital Complex Pediatric Otolaryngology (2021 -2023)

  • Residency: University of Minnesota, Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Su rgery (2013-20.18)
  • MD: University of Nevada School of Medicine (2OO9-2O1B)

Clinical Interests

  • Medical and surgical treatment for complex pediatric otolaryngology diseases including pediatric neck masses, surgical pediatric thyroid disease, chronic sinusitis, sleep disordered breathing and obstructive sleep apnea, nasal obstruction, and feeding and breathing difficulties.

  • Comprehensive cleft lip and palate management including cleft lip repair, cleft palate repair, alveolar ridge bone grafting, management of cleft related ear disease, neonatal mandibular distraction and management of velopharyngeal insufficiency.

  • Pediatric otology including cochlear implantation, repair of perforated ear drums, management of chronic ear disease and implantation of bone anchored hearing systems.

  • Vascular Anomalies

Specialties & Certification

  • Otolaryngology / Head and Neck Surgery

Associations and Memberships

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS)


  • Hearing loss
  • Cochlear lmplantation, Ossicular Chain Reconstruction and Implantation of Bone Anchored Hearing Systems

  • Comprehensive Cleft Lip and Palate Care

  • Velopharyngeal lnsufficiency

  • Tympanic Membrane Perforations

  • Pediatric Neck Masses

  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

  • Pediatric Thyroid Disease

  • Recurrent Ear lnfections

  • Pediatric Recurrent Acute and Chronic Sinusitis

  • Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea

  • Nasal Obstruction

  • Tonsil and Adenoid Disease

  • Dysphagia

  • Difficulty Breathing, Management of Pediatric Airway Disease

  • Ankyloglossia

  • Cutaneous Lesions of the Head and Neck

  • Vascular Anomalies


  • Children

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital

  • Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital

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