Specialist​s

The following physicians and advanced practice providers specialize in treating children with otolaryngology-related complications. Please note, not all of our specialists are available at every location. Click on t​heir names to learn more about their special interest areas and locations.

Dana M. Thompson, MD

Division Head, Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery; Lauren D. Holinger, MD Professorship in Pediatric Otolaryngology

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

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

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Kathleen R. Billings, MD

Attending Physician, Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 4 Locations

Stephen R. Hoff, MD

Attending Physician, Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Jonathan B. Ida, MD, FACS

Attending Physician, Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery; Medical Director, Speech and Language Services; Medical Director, Aerodigestive Program

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Douglas R. Johnston, MD

Attending Physician, Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Jennifer M. Lavin, MD, MS

Attending Physician, Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

John Maddalozzo, MD

Attending Physician, Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 3 Locations

Jeff C. Rastatter, MD

Attending Physician, Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 2 Locations

James W. Schroeder Jr., MD

Attending Physician, Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 4 Locations

Laura H. Swibel Rosenthal, MD

Attending Physician, Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 4 Locations

Taher Valika, MD

Attending Physician, Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Peter A. Butzen, MSN, APN, CPNP-PC

Advanced Practice Nurse, Otolaryngology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Lauren Gute, PA

Physician Assistant, Otolaryngology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Allison R. Hammer, MSN, APN, CPNP-PC

Advanced Practice Nurse, Otolaryngology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Whitney L. Hardy, PNP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Otorhinolaryngology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Monica M. Herron, MPAS, PA-C

Certified Physician Assistant, Otolaryngology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Sarah H. Neault, MSN, APN, CPNP-PC

Advanced Practice Nurse, Otolaryngology

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

Eileen M. Mahoney, MD

Member, Children's Community Physicians Association

  • Seeing Patients at 1 Location

David L. Walner, MD

Member, Children's Community Physicians Association

  • Seeing Patients at 9 Locations