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ENT/Otolaryngology

The Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery provides clinical services at six locations throughout Maryland, including at Suburban Hospital in Bethesda.

The department treats patients of all ages with ear, nose and throat conditions, in addition to head and neck cancer. Our team of experts approaches each patient's needs on an individual basis and collaborates in a multidisciplinary approach to ensure the best medical and surgical outcomes. For more information or to request an appointment, please call 301-896-3330.

Services Offered at Suburban Hospital

At our location in Bethesda, we see patients needing care in the following areas:

Johns Hopkins Physicians

Photo of Dr. Clint Tanner Allen, M.D.

Allen, Clint Tanner, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Airway Disorders, Dysphagia, Head and Neck Cancers, Laryngeal Disorders, Laryngeal Surgery, Laryngology, Otolaryngology, Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis, Swallowing Disorders, Vocal Cord Cysts, Vocal Cord Paralysis, Vocal Cord Polyps, Voice Problems
 
Photo of Dr. Wade Wei-De Chien, M.D.

Chien, Wade Wei-De, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Acoustic Neuromas, Balance Disorders, Brain Tumors, Chronic Otitis Media, Cochlear Implantation, Hearing Aids, Hearing Loss, Hearing Restoration, Otolaryngology, Otology, Otosclerosis, Skull Base Tumors
 
Photo of Dr. Shaun Chandra Desai, M.D.

Desai, Shaun Chandra, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Bell's Palsy, Blepharoplasty, Botulinum Toxin Injections, Brow Lift, Chemical Peels, Cosmetic Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery of the Face, Craniofacial Injuries, Craniofacial Reconstruction, Craniomaxillofacial Trauma and Reconstruction, Dermabrasion, Dermal Fillers, Eyelid Malposition, Eyelid Reconstruction, Facelift, Facial Aesthetic Surgery, Facial Cosmetic Surgery, Facial Lesions, Facial Nerve Disorders, Facial Paralysis, Facial Plastic Surgery, Facial Reanimation, Facial Reconstruction, Facial Scar Revision, Facial Trauma, Microvascular Free Tissue Transfer, Mohs Surgery, Nerve Grafting, Otolaryngology, Reconstruction of Facial Skin Cancers, Revision Rhinoplasty, Rhinoplasty, Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy, Synkinesis
 
Photo of Dr. Wojciech Krzysztof Mydlarz, M.D.

Mydlarz, Wojciech Krzysztof, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Carcinoma of the Tongue, Head and Neck Cancers, Head and Neck Conditions, Head and Neck Surgery, Head and Neck Tumors, Laryngeal Cancer, Minor Salivary Gland Cancers, Oral Cancers, Oral Cavity Cancers, Oropharynx Cancers, Otolaryngology, Robotic Thyroid Surgery, Salivary Gland Disorders, Salivary Gland Tumors, Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy, Sinonasal Tumors, Skin Cancer of the Head and Neck, Skull Base Surgery, Skull Base Tumors, Thyroid Cancer, Thyroid Masses, Thyroid Parathyroid, Tongue Cancer, Tonsil Cancer, Transoral robotic surgery (TORS)
 
Photo of Dr. Murugappan Ramanathan, Jr, M.D.

Ramanathan, Murugappan, M.D. Jr

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Medical Director, Johns Hopkins Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery in Bethesda
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Leaks, Chronic Sinusitis with Polyps, Endoscopic Frontal Sinus Surgery, Nasal Obstruction, Nasal Polyps, Otolaryngology, Paranasal Sinus Tumors, Revision Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Revision Frontal Sinus Surgery, Sinus Problems, Sinus Problems - Adult, Sinusitis, Sinusitis and Nasal Polyposis, Skull Base Tumors
 
Photo of Dr. Nicole Cherie Schmitt, M.D.

Schmitt, Nicole Cherie, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Benign Tumors of the Head and Neck, Carcinoma of the Tongue, Head and Neck Cancers, Head and Neck Conditions, Head and Neck Surgery, Head and Neck Tumors, Laryngeal Cancer, Minor Salivary Gland Cancers, Oral Cancers, Oral Cavity Cancers, Otolaryngology, Parotid Cancer, Parotid Gland Tumors, Salivary Gland Tumors, Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy, Thyroid Cancer, Thyroid Masses, Thyroid Tumors, Tongue Cancer, Tonsil Cancer
 

Other Physicians

Photo of Dr. Valerie A Asher, M.D.

Asher, Valerie A, M.D.

Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Otolaryngology
 
Photo of Dr. Ajit Shah, M.D.

Shah, Ajit, M.D.

Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Cholesteatoma, Chronic Sinusitis, Ear infections, Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT), Facial Fracture Reconstruction, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Headache, Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery, Sleep Apnea, Thyroid Cancer, Tonsil Cancer, Vertigo, Vocal Cord Nodules, Vocal Cord Polyps
 

Johns Hopkins Audiologists

Pamela MacLeod

Pamela Cain MacLeod, Au.D., CCC-A

Photo of Dr. Amanda M. Smith, Au.D.

Smith, Amanda M., Au.D.

Assistant of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Audiologist
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Audiologist, Bone Anchored Hearing Aids, Bone Anchored Hearing Devices, Hearing Aids, Hearing Disorders, Hearing Loss, Implantable Hearing Devices, Pediatric Hearing Loss
 

 

Johns Hopkins Speech Language Pathologists

Photo of Dr. Marissa Simpson, M.S.

Simpson, Marissa, M.S.

Assistant of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Speech Language Pathologist
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Alaryngeal Speech Restoration, Head and Neck Cancer Rehabilitation, Head and Neck Cancers, Swallowing Disorders, Voice Problems
 
Photo of Dr. Kristine M. Teets, M.A.

Teets, Kristine M., M.A.

Assistant of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Speech Language Pathologist
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Paradoxical Vocal Fold Motion Disorder, Swallowing Disorders, Voice Problems