Nancy M. Young, MD

Head, Section of Otology/Neurotology and Medical Director, Audiology & Cochlear Implant Programs, Lurie Children's; Director of Research, Lurie Children's; The Lillian S. Wells Professor of Pediatric Otolaryngology; Professor of Otolaryngology - Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Professor & Fellow, Knowles Hearing Center, Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders, Northwestern University School of Communication


Special Interests

Hearing loss; surgical implants for hearing loss including cochlear implantation and BAHA implantation; congenital and acquired cholesteatoma; otitis media (ear infection) and its complications​

Research Interests

Hearing loss; cochlear implantation

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Biographical Information

Professional Organizations

American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, American Otological Society, American College of Surgeons, American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, American Auditory Society, Alexander Graham Bell Association, American Medical Association, Chicago Laryngological Society

Medical School

New York University Medical School, 1982

Postgraduate Training

Neurotology fellowship, Chicago Otology Group, 1998; Residency in otolarngology, Northwestern University Medical School, 1987; Residency in general surgery, Montefiore Hospital & Medical Center, 1984

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