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Otolaryngology Faculty

The Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery is comprised of faculty with a diversity of expertise including otology, neurotology, skull base surgery, rhinology, laryngology, head and neck oncology, pediatric otolaryngology, facial plastic surgery & aesthetics, and oral medicine.

Clinical Faculty

Douglas E. Mattox, MD

Douglas E. Mattox, MD
Williams Chester Warren, Jr., MD Chair
Professor
Director of Neurology & Skull Base Surgery

Location: The Emory Clinic
Medical School: Yale University
Residency: Otolaryngology, Stanford University
Fellowship: Otology and neurotology, Ugo Fisch, MD; Zurich, Switzerland
Interests: Otology, neurotology, skull base surgery

John M. DelGaudio, MD

John M. DelGaudio, MD
Vice-Chair
Professor
Director, Emory Sinus, Nasal, & Allergy Center
Residency Program Director

Location: Emory Sinus, Nasal, & Allergy Center
Medical School: Jefferson Medical College
Residency: Otolaryngology, University of Michigan
Research Fellowship: National Institute of Health
Interests: Rhinology and sinus disease, sleep disorders

J. Trad Wadsworth, MD

J. Trad Wadsworth, MD
Vice Chair, Clinical Operations
Associate Professor

Location: The Emory Clinic
Medical School: University of South Florida
Residency: Otolaryngology, Eastern Virginia Medical School
Fellowship: Head and neck oncologic and microvascular reconstructive surgery, University of Washington
Interests: Head and neck cancer, head and neck reconstructive surgery, microvascular reconstruction, parathyroid and thyroid surgery, minimally invasive surgery

Amy Y. Chen, MD

Amy Y. Chen, MD
Professor
Head & Neck Surgery

Location: The Emory Clinic
Medical School: Johns Hopkins University
MPH: University of Texas, School of Public Health, Austin, TX
Residency: Otolaryngology, Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship: Head and neck oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Interests: Head and neck oncologic surgery, clinical outcomes research

Steven Goudy, MD

Steven L. Goudy, MD
Acting Associate Professor
Director, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Location: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Medical School: University of Louisville
Residency: Otolaryngology, University of Louisville
Fellowship: Pediatric otolaryngology, University of Iowa
Interests: Head and neck surgery, maxillary hypoplasia

Malcolm D. Graham, MD

Malcolm D. Graham, MD
Professor
Director, Temporal Bone Laboratory

Location: The Emory Clinic, Emory Voice Center
Medical School: McGill University
Residency: Otolaryngology, University of Iowa
Fellowship: Otology and neurotology, House Ear Institute
Interests: Otology, neurotology, temporal bone anatomy instructor

William J. Grist, MD

William J. Grist, MD
Associate Professor

Location: The Emory Clinic
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia
Residency: Otolaryngology, Emory University
Fellowship: Head and neck surgical oncology, Emory University
Interests: Head and neck oncologic surgery, endocrine surgery, salivary gland tumors

Edie R. Hapner, PhD Edie R. Hapner, PhD, CCC-SLP
Assistant Professor
Director of Speech Pathology, Emory Voice Center

Location: Emory Voice Center
Doctorate: Vanderbilt University
Doctoral Research Fellowship: VA Medical Center, Nashville, TN and Atlanta, GA
Research Interests: Virtual reality, adherence to treatment, motivational interviewing, evidence-based medicine in voice therapy

Jeanne Hatcher, MD

Jeanne L. Hatcher, MD
Assistant Professor

Location: Emory Voice Center
Medical School: Wake Forest University Medical Center
Residency: Wake Forest University Medical Center
Fellowship: University of Texas at San Antonio
Research Interests: Tracheal and glottic stenosis, geriatric laryngology

Michael M. Johns, III, MD Michael M. Johns, III, MD
Associate Professor
Director, Emory Voice Center
Director, Medical Student Education

Location: Emory Voice Center
Medical School: Johns Hopkins University
Residency: Otolaryngology, University of Michigan
Fellowship: Laryngology and care of the professional voice, Vanderbilt University
Interests: Laryngology and care of the professional voice

Adam M. Klein, MD Adam M. Klein, MD
Associate Professor

Location: Emory Voice Center
Medical School: University of Connecticut
Residency: Otolaryngology, University of Connecticut
Fellowship: Laryngology, Massachusetts General Hospital
Interests: General otolaryngology, laryngeal disorders, professional voice

Charles E. Moore, MD Charles E. Moore, MD
Associate Professor
Chief, Department of Otolaryngology at Grady Memorial Hospital

Location: The Emory Clinic; Grady Memorial Hospital
Medical School: Harvard Medical School
Residency: Otolaryngology, Univresity of Michigan
Fellowship: Craniomaxillofacial - cranial base, facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Interests: Craniomaxillofacial, anterior skull base surgery

Susan Muller, DMD

Susan Muller, DMD, MS
Professor

Location: The Emory Clinic
DMD: Medical University of South Carolina
Residency: Oral and maxillofacial pathology, Emory University
Fellowship: Head and neck pathology, University of Pittsburgh
Interests: Oral medicine and pathology

Zara Patel, MD

Zara Patel, MD
Assistant Professor

Location: The Emory Clinic
MD: Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, OR
Residency: Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York
Fellowship: Rhinology, Stanford University Hospital
Interests: Allergies, endoscopic sinus surgery, sinus problems, skull base tumors, management of acute/chronic sinusitis in immuno-compromised patients, novel approachs to inferior turbinate reduction

Anita Sethna, MD

Anita B. Sethna, MD
Assistant Professor
Director, Emory Facial Center

Location: Emory Facial Center
MD: Emory University
Residency: Emory University
Fellowship: Virgina Commonwealty University Health System
Interests: Cosmetic and reconstructive facial surgery

N. Wendell Todd, MD

N. Wendell Todd, MD
Professor

Location: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Medical School: Tulane University
Residency: Otolaryngology, Emory University
Interests: Cochlear implant, pediatric otology

Sarah K. Wise, MD

Sarah K. Wise, MD
Associate Professor

Location: Emory Sinus, Nasal, & Allergy Center
Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
Residency: Otolaryngology, Emory University
Fellowship: Rhinology and sinus surgery, Medical University of South Carolina
Interests: Allergies, cystic fibrosis, endoscopic sinus surgery, gastroesophageal reflux, sleep apnea

Research Faculty

Pawel J. Jastreboff, PhD

Pawl J. Jastreboff, PhD, ScD
Professor

Doctorate: Neurophysiology, Polish Academy of Sciences
ScD: Neuroscience, Polish Academy of Sciences
Postdoctoral fellowship: Physiology, University of Tokyo

Xi (Erick) Lin, PhD

Xi (Erick) Lin, PhD
Professor
Director, Hearing Research Laboratories

Doctorate: Neuroscience, University of Michigan
Postdoctoral fellowships: Moleculary cardiology, University of Chicago; auditory physiology, Northwestern University
Interests: Inner ear physiology, transduction and homeostasis in the cochlea

Adjunct Faculty

Grant W. Carlson, MD
Professor
Surgical Oncology, Head & Neck Surgery, Plastic Surgery
Location: The Emory Clinic
Interests: Breast cancer/tumors, breast reconstruction, head and neck cancer, mammography, melanoma, microvascular surgery, sentinel node bx-breast, sentinel node bx-melanoma, skin cancer

Susan J. Herdman, PhD
Professor
Rehabilitaion Medicine
Location: Emory Center for Rehabilitation Medicine
Interests: Vestibular plasticity, BPPV, vestibular rehabilitation

Patricia A. Hudgins, MD
Professor, Radiology
Director, Neuroradiology
Location: Emory University Hospital
Interests: Neuroradiology, head and neck radiology

Fred S. McConnel, MD
Clinical Professor
Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
Location: Atlanta Veteran's Administration Medical Center
Interests: Head and neck oncology

Ronald J. Tusa, MD, PhD
Professor, Neurology
Director, Dizziness & Balance Disorder Center
Location: The Emory Clinic
Interests: Vestibular diseases and disorders