Jeffrey Yu, MD

Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Jeffrey Yu, MD

Mailing Address:

The Eye and Ear Infirmary
1855 West Taylor Street
Suite 387
Chicago, Illinois 60612






Dr. Jeffrey Yu completed his residency in otolaryngology at the University of Alberta in Canada. He went on to complete his fellowship in otology and neurotology at the University of Virginia. He has a clinical interest in surgical techniques of chronic ear surgery and graft materials in ear surgery. His research interests include audiometric tests in the assessment of cochlear implant candidacy and methods of assessing cochlear implant patients in real world acoustic environments.

Dr. Yu's practice includes both pediatric and adult otology. He joined UI health in 2015. He is a member of several multi-disciplinary teams including the UI Facial Nerve program, Vestibular Program and Cochlear Implant program.

Specialties & Services
  • Ear Nose and Throat
  • Otolaryngology
  • Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
  • Cochlear Implants
  • Diseases of the Ear
  • Craniofacial
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Hearing Loss
Board Certification:American Board of Otolaryngology
Residency: University of Alberta
Internship: University of Alberta
Fellowship:University of Virginia
Medical School: Queen's University School of Medicine
Postgraduate Education:Washington University
  • Lawler M, Yu J, Aronoff JM. Comparison of the Spectral-Temporally Modulated Ripple Test With the Arizona Biomedical Institute Sentence Test in Cochlear Implant Users. Ear Hear. 2017 Nov/Dec;38(6):760-766. doi: 10.1097/AUD.0000000000000496. PubMed PMID: 28957975.