Physician/Staff - Richard T. Kelley, MD

Appointed 07.94

Richard T. Kelley, MD

Speciality Focus Laryngology

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

Phone 315.464.8668

Current Appointments

  • Professor of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences

  • Adjunct Professor Syracuse University



  • Residency: University Hospital, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1994
  • MD: Stanford University School of Medicine, 1989 with Research Honors
  • MS: Tufts University, 1983

Clinical Interests

  • Voice evaluation

  • In-office laryngeal procedures

  • In-office sinus procedures

Education Interests

  • Voice;
 Ethiopia ENT Development

Research Interests

  • Voice;
Developing World ENT Disease and Training Programs for Providers

Specialties & Certification

  • Otolaryngology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Voice Disorders

  • Swallowing Disorders

  • Nasal and Sinus Problems


  • Adults and Children


  • Laryngeal stroboscopy

  • In-office laryngeal procedures: Injections, Laser, Biopsy

  • Laryngeal augmentation of paralyzed vocal cords for voice restoration

  • Phonomicrosurgery

  • Voice Evaluation and Recording

  • Vocal Function Measures

  • Allergy testing
  • Minimally Invasive Sinus Surgery: sinuplasty in-office

  • Endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Nasal and Sinus Surgery

  • Septoplasty

  • Sinusitis treatment

  • Trans-nasal esophagoscopy


  • American College of Surgeons (ACS)

  • American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy (AAOA)

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

  • Voice Foundation

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital

  • St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center

  • VA Medical Center

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