The Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery provides care for people suffering from illnesses of the head and neck. Our faculty are highly trained in their specialty areas to deliver the most advanced medical and surgical care available. We were recently ranked the 30th best Otolaryngology program in the nation by U.S. News and World Report. Our 3 basic goals are:

  • To provide comprehensive and compassionate care to patients in Arizona and the Southwest United States with conditions of the ear, nose, face and throat
  • To continue to be leaders in the education of patients and physicians
  • To continue to be leaders in the development and research of the latest treatments, procedures and diagnoses for head and neck cancer and conditions of the ear, nose, face and throat

Surgical & Medical Care for the Ear, Nose, Face & Throat

Our team of board-certified otolaryngologists work closely with other medical and surgical specialists in the diagnosis and treatment of otolaryngic conditions to provide comprehensive patient care.

We offer comprehensive, multidisciplinary, up-to-the-minute surgical and medical care for patients with all types of head and neck disorders. Our clinical programs focus on:

We also specialize in the latest in cosmetic procedures for the face, including revision rhinoplasties, facelifts and reconstructive surgeries following treatments for cancers of the face.

Upcoming Events

Head & Neck Tumor Board
12/18/2014 - 4:00pm
Conference Room 1556
Otolaryngology Gran Rounds - Walter Kutz, MD
01/07/2015 - 7:00am
AZCC 2920
Residency Interviews
01/09/2015 - 7:00am
College of Medicine

Department News

Surgeon and Researcher Dr. Eugene Chang Joins UA Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
The newly formed Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, is pleased to announce that Eugene H. Chang, MD, FACS, has joined the faculty as associate professor.
More than 100 UAHN Physicians among 'Best Doctors in America'
More than 100 Tucson physicians with the University of Arizona Health Network are ranked among the 2014 Best Doctors in America and are featured in Tucson Lifestyle magazine’s July issue on Best Doctors in Tucson.