Specialists

Division Head

Dana Thompson, MDDana M. Thompson, MD, MS, FACS

Division Head
Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
The Lauren D Holinger Chair in Pediatric Otolaryngology
Vice Chair Ambulatory Practice, Department of Surgery
Executive Physician Director, Ambulatory Practice

Section Head, Comprehensive Otology and Cochlear Implantation

Nancy Young, MDNancy M. Young, MD, FACS, FAAP

Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Head, Section of Otology and Neurotology
Lillian S. Wells Professor of Pediatric Otolaryngology
Medical Director, Audiology and Cochlear Implant Programs
Director of Research Program

Section Head, Advanced Head and Neck/Skull Base Tumors

John Maddalozzo, MD, FACS, FAAPJohn Maddalozzo, MD, FACS, FAAP

Professor of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
Head, Section of Advanced Head and Neck Surgery

Clinical Practice Director

Kathleen Billings, MD, FACS, FAAPKathleen Billings, MD, FACS, FAAP

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology
Director of Clinical Practice

Education and Fellowship Director

James W. Schroeder, MD, FACS, FAAPJames W. Schroeder, MD, FACS, FAAP

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Medical Education
Feinberg Academy of Medical Educators
Director of Education and Fellowship Program Director
Director of Pediatric Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES) Program

Medical Director, Aerodigestive Disorders

Jonathan B Ida, MD, FACS, FAAPJonathan B Ida, MD, FACS, FAAP

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
Medical Director, Speech and Language Services
Medical Director, Aerodigestive Program

Lurie Children's Attending Surgeons

Stephen R. Hoff, MD, FACS, FAAPStephen R. Hoff, MD, FACS, FAAP

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery
Director of Telemedicine and New Technology
Director of Microtia Surgery




Douglas R. Johnston, MDDouglas R. Johnston, MD

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
Director of Surgical Outreach Services Silver Cross





Jennifer M. Lavin, MD, MS Jennifer M. Lavin, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Director of Quality and Safety




Jeffrey C. Rastatter, MD, FACS, FAAPJeffrey C. Rastatter, MD, FACS, FAAP

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology
Director of Patient Experience
Director of Skull Base Surgery




Laura H. Swibel Rosenthal, MDLaura H. Swibel Rosenthal, MD

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology
Director of the Multidisciplinary 22q Program





Taher Valika, MDTaher Valika, MD

Instructor of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
Director of Medical Informatics

Lurie Children’s Advanced Practice Providers

Lauren GuteLauren Gute, PA

Physician Assistant, Otolaryngology






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

Advanced Practice Nurse, Otolaryngology






Monica M. Herron, MPAS, PA-C

Certified Physician Assistant, Otolaryngology






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

Advanced Practice Nurse, Otolaryngology






Brittan NanceBrittany Nance, MPAS, PA-C

Certified Physician Assistant, Otolaryngology

Members of the Children's Community Physicians Association

Eileen Mahoney, MDEileen M. Mahoney, MD

Member, Children's Community Physicians Association
Otolaryngologist at West Suburban ENT




David Walner, MDDavid L. Walner, MD

Member, Children's Community Physicians Association
Otolaryngologist at Pediatric Ear, Nose and Throat Specialists of Illinois