Our Faculty
Steven J. Wang, MD, FACS
Interim Chair, Otolaryngology
Professor, Otolaryngology
Director, Head & Neck Oncology Program
Disease Team Leader, Head & Neck Oncology, University of Arizona Cancer Center - Tucson

Dr. Steven J. Wang, MD, is Professor and Interim Chair of the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Arizona. He is a surgeon with clinical expertise in head and...

Mindy A. Black, MD
Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology

Eugene H. Chang, MD, FACS
Associate Professor, Otolaryngology
Director, Rhinology

Eugene H. Chang, MD, FACS is a surgeon-scientist with a clinical and research focus in endoscopic sinus and skull base surgery. His clinical practice includes primary and revision endoscopic sinus...

Audrey B. Erman, MD
Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology

Dr. Erman's clinical specialties include: Treatment of head and neck malignancies, including melanoma and other skin cancers, salivary glands, thyroid and parathyroid, tongue, lips and oral cavity,...

Stephen A. Goldstein, MD, FACS
Associate Professor, Otolaryngology

Dr. Goldstein's clinical specialties include:Cosmetic facial plastic surgeryFunctional and cosmetic rhinoplastyFacial reconstructive surgery from skin cancerEndoscopic and minimally invasive...

Abraham Jacob, MD
Associate Professor and Vice Chairman, Otolaryngology
Director, UA Ear Institute

Abraham Jacob, an internationally renowned Otologist/Neurotologist, specializes in the treatment and rehabilitation of complex ear and lateral skull base diseases.Dr. Jacob obtained his medical...

Kosuke Kato, PhD
Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology - Research

Kwang Chul Kim, PhD
Professor, Otolaryngology - Research
Director, Repiratory Mucus Research Program

Dr. Kim's major area of research is the cell biology of mucus lining the airway lumen, which serves as a major protective barrier for the lung. Various airborne particles and toxic chemicals (e.g.,...

Christopher Le, MD
Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology

Dr. Christopher Le, MD joined the University of Arizona as a Clinical Instructor and Rhinology and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery Fellow in 2015. He was mentored by Drs. Alexander Chiu and Eugene...

Melania Mercado-Pimentel, PhD
Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology - Research

Saurabh Sharma, MD
Clinical Instructor, Otolaryngology

Bruce Edwin Stewart, MD
Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology

Bruce Stewart, MD joined the University of Arizona as an Assistant Professor in October 2011. Prior to joining the UA faculty, Dr. Stewart was the director of ENT at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base for...

Affiliated Faculty
Michael E. Bays, DO
Clinical Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology
VA Affiliated Faculty

Tara F. Carr, MD
Assistant Professor, Medicine
Assistant Professor, Surgery
Director, Adult Allergy Program
Director, Allergy & Immunobiology Fellowship Program

Dr. Tara Carr is a board-certified allergist and immunologist. She performed her residency and fellowship at Northwestern University in Chicago, IL, one of the leading institutions for allergy and...

Robert B. Cravens, Jr., MD
Lecturer, Otolaryngology

Marlon Guerrero, MD
Assistant Professor, Surgery
Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology

G. Michael Lemole, MD, FACS
Division Chief, Neurosurgery
Professor, Surgery
Professor, Otolaryngology

G. Michael Lemole, Jr., MD is Professor of Surgery and Chief of the Division of Neurosurgery at the University of Arizona (UA) Department of Surgery and Banner University Medical Center- Tucson.  Dr...

Jerold J. Olson, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology

David Alan Parry, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology

Treasure M. Peck, AuD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology

Dr. Treasure Peck has been a clinical audiologist for 11 years and has extensive knowledge in current technology including hearing aids, cochlear implants, bone anchored devices and middle ear...

Robin Samlan, PhD
Assistant Professor, Speech, Language and Hearing
Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology

Robin Samlan earned her PhD at The University of Arizona and was a postdoctoral scholar in the Bureau of Glottal Affairs at the University of California, Los Angeles. Prior to her doctoral work, she...