The Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery (Ear, Nose, and Throat) at OHSU is committed to deliver the best possible care to all of our patients, and to expand our knowledge through research and education. As a service to our patients, we offer a full range of medical care options, state-of-the-art technologies and expert doctors and staff.  As part of our commitment to the best care possible, we provide education to medical students, residents and fellows (doctors in training), and practicing physicians, and offer educational information and seminars to our patients as well.

Our specialists and physicians treat a wide variety of ear, nose, and throat-related disorders, such as hoarseness, hearing loss, sore throats, snoring and sinus problems, and cancer of the head and neck region. 

By combining compassionate care with specialized treatment options and the most current education and technology, we create a caring and healing environment for both children and adults.

Departmental Updates: Covid-19

In an effort to remain in compliance with OHSU recommendations and precautions, the Audiology walk-in/ drop off hearing aid clinic and the Beaverton Walk-In Lab are temporarily closed. Patients who need labs drawn should call ahead to the CHH2 lab at the south waterfront. 

Please click the link below for more information about the Coronavirus

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Please contact your clinic by phone or MyChart to confirm appointments.

Welcome Dr. Tan!

Grace Tan, MD

The department of Otolaryngology would like to welcome our new Pediatric ENT, Dr. Grace Tan. 

Dr. Tan grew up in the city-state of Singapore. She received her undergraduate degree in Biomedical Engineering from Johns Hopkins University and obtained her M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania. She then returned to Johns Hopkins for her residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, and completed her fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology at the University of Minnesota. Her research interests include computational medicine, particularly as it relates to outcomes research, as well as pediatric hearing loss. In her free time, she enjoys photography, graphic design, and tennis.

Otolaryngology Grand Rounds Schedule

Full Detailed Schedule
Grand Rounds is currently being held Via WebEx. 

Monday, November 23rd, 2020

7:00-7:30 - Chief Talk
Andrew Baker, MD
Resident Physician
Department of Otolaryngology
Oregon Health and Science University

7:30-8:00 - Senior Resident Talk
Sinonasal Manifestations of Autoimmune Disease
Tara Henn, MD
Resident Physician
Department of Otolaryngology
Oregon Health and Science University

8:00-9:00 - Faculty Talk
Alaryngeal Voice Restoration with the Tracheoesophageal Voice Prosthesis
Rachel Bolognone, MS, CCC-SLP
Speech Language Pathologist
Department of Otolaryngology
Oregon Health and Science University

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Otolaryngology News

Grinning Big: Facial Reanimation Return the Gift of a Smile

Dr. Myriam Loyo's patient discusses her surgery and regaining her smile after facial paralysis.

Post-op Opioids Used far more in U.S Than Hong Kong

Dr. Ryan Li discusses his recent research with Reuters

Shelly Boelter Yellow Rose

Shelly Boelter, AuD, F-AAA, Audiologist at our OHSU SoundSource location received a Golden Rose Award!

Hatfield Research Center

Oregon Hearing Research Center, a part of OHSU's Department of Otolaryngology, was recently featured in the Oregon Business Journal. The Center is the second-largest hearing research institute in the United States and focuses on the mechanisms and treatments for hearing loss involving the inner ear.
The Center's path-breaking work helps our clinicians to stay at the absolute forefront of our field, and the challenges faced by our patients motivates the Center's scientists to identify and solve the most critical problems facing people with hearing loss.

OHSU SoundSource won the "Best Hearing Care Provider" in the Willamette Week's 2018 Best of Portland Reader's Poll. Congratulations! 

Lina Reiss, PhD is receiving the Excellence in Education Award at the 2018 OHSU Honors and Awards Ceremony on June 2nd.  This award recognizes exceptional graduate faculty for their contributions in organization leadership, advancement of education, and contributions as an educator and mentor. Congratulations Dr. Reiss!!