THE DIVISION OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY
This division provides audiology and aural rehabilitation, oncology, otology and adult/pediatric/neonatal airway management problems. Presently, head and neck oncology is one of the most active services. This is managed in a multidisciplinary manner, with involvement from medical oncology, radiation oncology, oral surgery, neurosurgery, speech rehabilitation, plastic surgery, and surgical oncology.
The division staffs Howard University Hospital's ambulatory service 2 mornings and 2 afternoons per week. Tuesday morning is devoted to HUMED, a satellite office clinic of Howard University Hospital. The division consists of two full-time and two part-time otolaryngologists, one full-time and one part-time audiologist, an office manager, a second or third year resident, and an intern.