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Joseph K. Han , MD , FARS, FAAOA

    • Title:
    • Professor

    • Role:
    • Faculty

    • Faculty Appointments:
    • Professor
      Medical Director, Division of Allergy
      Director, Division of Rhinology & Endoscopic Sinus and Skull Base Surgery

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    • Focus Areas:
    • Allergic Fungal Sinusitis
      Allergic Rhinitis
      Aspirin Desensitization
      Aspirin Triad (Aspirin Exacerbated Respiratory Disease)
      Chronic Sinusitis
      CSF Leak
      Diseases of the Nose and Sinuses
      Endoscopic Dacrocystorhinostomy
      Endoscopic Orbital Decompression
      Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
      Pituitary Tumors
      Sinonasal Tumors and Cancers
      Skull Base Tumors
      Subcutaneous Immunotherapy
      Sublingual Immunotherapy

    • Contact Info:
    • 757.388.6200

    • Office Location:
    • Sentara Norfolk General Hospital - River Pavillion

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    • Medical Education:
    • Medical College of Pennsylvania
      Philadelphia, PA

    • Residency:
    • Medical College of Wisconsin
      Milwaukee, WI

    • Fellowship(s):
    • Oregon Health and Science University (Rhinology/Allergy/Endoscopic Sinus Surgery)
      Portland, OR

    • Board Certification(s):
    • American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

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    • Bio:
    • Dr. Han is the Medical Director for the Division of Allergy at Eastern Virginia Medical School. Dr. Han has completed a fellowship in Rhinology and Allergy at Oregon Health Sciences University. Dr. Han holds a Bachelor of Science degree from University of Washington, a Medical Degree from the Medical College of Pennsylvania, and completed an Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He is involved with many national organizations including the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy, American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, American Rhinologic Society, and the Guideline Taskforce. His main scientific research project evaluates the impact of allergy and asthma on sinusitis and has given many national and international scientific presentations on this topic. His other clinical interest other than allergic rhinitis includes nasal obstruction, sinusitis, cerebrospinal fluid leakage, and nasal/skull base tumors. Our Division of Allergy provides a comprehensive management of allergic rhinitis that includes drug therapy, various forms of immunotherapy, and even surgical management of allergic rhinitis.

Clinical Practice Locations

Norfolk General Hospital River Pavilion
600 Gresham Drive
Suite 1100
Norfolk, VA 23507
Location Phone: 757-388-6200

Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters - Norfolk

601 Children's Lane

Norfolk, Virginia 23507

Location Phone: 757.668.9327
Appointments: 757.668.9327