Current Position
Associate Professor
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology
Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences
Washington University School of Medicine

Hospital Affiliations
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Saint Louis Children's Hospital
Saint Louis Veterans Administration Medical Center

Board Certification
American Board of Otolaryngology

Licensed to practice medicine in Missouri and Maryland


Stanford University, BS, 1990
Harvard University, MD, 1996
Johns Hopkins University, Residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 2002
Johns Hopkins University, Fellowship in Otology and Neurotology, 2003

Awards and Honors
Best Doctors in America, 2005 - present
Triological Society George Adams Award, 2011

Barany Society, elected 2010
Teacher of the Year, Washington University Department of Otolaryngology, 2005
Outstanding Chief Resident Award, Johns Hopkins Department of Otolaryngology, 2001
Fulbright Scholar, Max-Planck-Institut f├╝r Z├╝chtungsforschung, Cologne, Germany, 1991-1992