The UIC Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck
Surgery in Chicago Illinois has had a tremendous year filled with many
significant accomplishments. We continue to attract the best of the
best in our medical education program as evidenced by our residents
receiving outstanding in-service overall scores. Our new Nikhil J.
Bhatt Surgical Training Center provides a great resource in supporting
our resident training.
All of our centers have continued to grow
successfully: The Chicago Institute For Voice Care headed by Dr. Sims;
The Sinus and Nasal Allergy Center headed by Dr. Joe; The Otology,
Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery Center headed by Dr. Redleaf; The
Head and Neck Surgery Center headed by Dr. Wenig and Dr. Jefferson;
The Facial Plastic Surgery Center headed by myself and Dr. Toriumi. Our
Research Center continues to contribute valuable discoveries and
publications in prominent journals.
Our department would not be where it is today without
the contributions and achievements of all our staff. The support of
our alumni continues to be a driving force in enabling us to provide a
breadth of knowledge and expertise to our residents and faculty. The
contributions of our alumni also keep us on the cutting edge of
technology with all of our facilities and equipment. I eagerly look
forward to the challenges ahead and I know that together we will achieve
J. Regan Thomas, MD
Professor and Head