The Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck
Surgery at UIC has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of
the top 50 ENT programs in the country.
The UIC Department of Otolaryngology - Head and
Neck Surgery in Chicago Illinois has had a tremendous year filled
with many significant accomplishments. We continue to attract the
best of the best in our medical education program as evidenced by our
residents receiving outstanding in-service overall scores. Our
new Nikhil J. Bhatt Surgical Training Center provides a great resource
in supporting our resident training.
All of our centers have continued to grow
successfully: The Chicago Institute For Voice Care headed by Dr. Sims;
The Sinus and Nasal Allergy Center headed by Dr. Joe; The Otology,
Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery Center headed by Dr. Redleaf; The
Head and Neck Surgery Center headed by Dr. Wenig and Dr.
Jefferson; The Facial Plastic Surgery Center headed by myself and Dr.
Toriumi. Our Research Center continues to contribute
valuable discoveries and publications in prominent journals.
Our department would not be where it is today
without the contributions and achievements of all our staff. The
support of our alumni continues to be a driving force in enabling us to
provide a breadth of knowledge and expertise to our residents and
faculty. The contributions of our alumni also keep us on the
cutting edge of technology with all of our facilities and
equipment. I eagerly look forward to the challenges ahead and I
know that together we will achieve great success.
J. Regan Thomas,
Professor and Head