Since its inception in 1973, the Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery at Eastern Virginia Medical School has been recognized for its contributions to patient care, research and education. In addition to traditional management of ear, nose and throat disorders, the Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery provides expert care for a multitude of complex disorders that affect the head and neck region. Each faculty member has undergone extensive fellowship training in an area of expertise for which they have achieved national recognition.
Using a full array of auditory technologies, the Division of Audiology provides comprehensive diagnostic and rehabilitative services for patients with hearing abnormalities.
By using the latest advances in medical therapies, the physicians of the Hemangiomas and Vascular Birthmarks Program ensure the best possible result without risking or damaging healthy skin.
Our physicians are skilled in the management of children with disorders of the ear, nose, throat and related structures of the head and neck.
Composed of fellowship trained physician specialists, the Division of Skull Base Surgery services include the treatment of tumors involving the skull base and vascular disorders such as aneurysms.
The Division of Allergy is committed to the management of allergy and inflammatory diseases, and counsel for patients on environmental avoidance techniques.
Our division performs cosmetic facial procedures including rhinoplasty, face lifts and lip rejuvenation. Additionally, Dr. Dobratz also conducts reconstructive facial procedures.
Although many of us think of ear tubes, tonsils and adenoids when we think of Otolaryngology, it involves much more. Our talented physicians specialize in a variety of head and neck disorders.
Our multidisciplinary teams, including otolaryngology-head and neck surgery and radiation oncologists, work together to ensure the management of patients with varied head and neck diseases.
The Hearing and Balance Center offers diagnosis and treatment of disorders affecting the ear, hearing and balance system, facial nerve and related structures in both children and adults.
The Department’s Physicians are experienced in the medical and surgical management of disorders of the nose and paranasal sinuses.
Collaborative efforts with the Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery ensures that common sleep disorders are identified and treated accordingly.