Dr. Rastatter is the Director of Operations for the Head and Neck Surgery Program, is the co-director of the Endonasal Skull Base Surgery Program along with Dr. Tord Alden, MD from the pediatric neurosurgery division.
Dr. Rastatter received his medical degree from Rush-Presbyterian - St. Luke’s Medical Center in Chicago, IL, and completed his residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at The Ohio State University Medical Center and Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute in Columbus, Ohio. He completed a fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Lurie Children's (formally Children’s Memorial Hospital) and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois. He received a master’s degree in Health Services and Outcomes Research also from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.
Dr. Rastatter is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery and is a member of many professional societies including the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, the American Thyroid Association, the American Head and Neck Society, the North American Skull Base Society, the Children’s Oncology Group, and the American College of Surgeons (ACS).
Dr. Rastatter has published multiple original, peer-reviewed research articles and book chapters.