• Recently ranked the 30th best Otolaryngology program in the nation by U.S. News and World Report.

  • We provide comprehensive and compassionate care to patients in Arizona and the Southwest United States with conditions of the ear, nose, face and throat.

  • We continue to be leaders in the education of patients and physicians

  • We 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.

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.

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Department Chair’s Welcome

I am pleased to welcome you to the website for the University of Arizona Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.   We are the newest department at the University of Arizona College of Medicine with a growing academic and clinical program.  We offer advanced educational training for current and aspiring otolaryngologists, conduct ground-breaking research, and provide expert comprehensive otolaryngology care for patients throughout Arizona and the Southwest. I invite you to explore our website and meet our dedicated team of faculty, residents and staff.  

Steven J. Wang, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

Specialties

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.

Current Newsletter

   Spring 2020 Newsletter

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News

Dr. Joann Sweasy Named Director of University of Arizona Cancer Center

In addition, Dr. Sweasy will serve as UArizona chief adviser on cancer-related matters and principal investigator of the National Cancer Institute Cancer Center Support Grant.


UArizona, State of Arizona to Expand COVID-19 Antibody Testing Statewide

The University of Arizona – State of Arizona antibody testing initiative will include 31 sites across the state as it expands to all 15 counties.


UArizona Health Sciences Colleges Create New Ways to Celebrate Graduates

The five Health Sciences colleges at the University of Arizona plan special ways to mark the rite-of-passage of earning a degree, despite COVID-19 social distancing and stay-at-home orders.


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