Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Residency

Graduate as an otolaryngologist with the comprehensive knowledge and surgical expertise to provide excellent general ENT patient care or pursue advanced training in the specialty of your choice.

What sets us apart?

Gain a well-rounded training experience in all aspects of otolaryngology, including otology/neurotology, head and neck oncology, pediatric otolaryngology, laryngology, plastic and reconstructive surgery, skull base surgery, rhinology, general otolaryngology, allergy, audiology and speech pathology.

From cadaveric, simulated and operating-room surgical training to research presentations at national meetings, our residency training prepares graduates to excel in ear, nose and throat practice and subspecialties as educators, researchers and clinicians.

Residents work together in the Sertoma Club of Norfolk Temporal Bone Lab

See yourself in Hampton Roads

The Hampton Roads region that EVMS serves is a vibrant community with 1.7 million residents scattered across nine cities and five counties in southeastern coastal Virginia.

Miles of waterfront, historical and cultural attractions, parks and outdoor recreation areas, lively nightlife, seasonal festivals and family-friendly entertainment make it clear that there's something for everyone here in Hampton Roads.

At EVMS, we know life happens, and we want you to be covered when it does. That’s why we offer competitive benefits packages for our residents and fellows.

Residents meet at orientation

A supportive environment

Work-life balance is important during your residency, and we are committed to supporting our residents throughout their time at EVMS. Through EVMS' Wellness Works program, our residents and fellows receive the same wellness resources as our faculty and staff.

In addition, our Resident Wellness program for residents and fellows gives you access to support groups, after-hours counseling services, running clubs, leadership coaching and more.