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Volume 7, Issue 4 November 24, 2014

Sialendoscopy: An Innovative Minimally Invasive Approach to the Treatment of Sialolithiasis

When Vida Smith Compton first saw otorhinolaryngologist Sancak Yuksel, M.D., in late summer 2013, she had pain and swelling beneath... Read the full article...

Physicians’ Mission Satisfied

Jim Finley, who has been in the newspaper business for more than 30 years, writes a humor column for the... Read the full article...

A Second Pair of Ears

Jack Perrell* had no idea what he was missing until he was fitted with hearing aids. The 46-year-old information technology... Read the full article...

Two ORL Faculty Members Receive Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award

Sancak Yuksel, MD, an otorhinolaryngologist affiliated with Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center and an assistant professor in the department of Otorhinolaryngology—Head... Read the full article...

More Than 100 People Participate in UTHealth Otorhinolaryngology’s Annual Free Cancer Screening Clinic

The UTHealth Department of Otorhinolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery offered a free cancer screening clinic last April in observance of Oral,... Read the full article...

Etan Weinstock, MD, Selected Faculty Member of the Year

Etan Weinstock, MD, FACS, has been selected Faculty Member of the Year in the department of Otorhinolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery... Read the full article...

Amber Luong, MD, PhD, Named Fellow of American College of Surgeons and Promoted to Associate Professor

Amber Luong, MD, PhD, FACS, has been selected for fellowship status in the American College of Surgeons (ACS). In recognition... Read the full article...

Memorial Hermann and UTHealth Welcome New Team Members

Otolaryngologist Terry W. Owens, MD, has joined the department of Otorhinolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery at UTHealth Medical School as an... Read the full article...

Texas Hill Country ENT Symposium Recap

More than 60 physicians and ENT professionals participated in the inaugural Texas Hill Country ENT Symposium, sponsored by Memorial Hermann-Texas... Read the full article...

Internationally Renowned Expert in Facial Cosmetic Surgery Speaks at 2014 ORL Frontiers

More than 70 physicians and other healthcare professionals attended Otorhinolaryngology Frontiers 2014, which highlighted research endeavors and emerging technology in... Read the full article...


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