Welcome to the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery website for the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Our mission is to provide outstanding and innovative surgical and medical care for our patients, excellent education to our learners, conduct impactful clinical translational and basic research, and serve the community.


On Oct 7, our cochlear implant and hearing loss families, cochlear implant surgeons, and audiology teams walked together at the NJ Walk4Hearing event in Mercer County Park to raise money to support patients, education. and awareness programs in support of patients and families with hearing loss.

On Sept 12the department was thrilled to welcome Yi-Chun Carol Liu MD for her grand rounds presentation on Microtia and Aural Atresia Management

Congratulations to Todd Mowery PhD, Justin Yao PhD, and Ashley Wackym MD for their publication Superior semicircular canal dehiscence and subsequent closure induces reversible impaired decision-making” in the journal Frontiers in Neuroscience 

On July 18, Craig Bollig MD, presented his study "Outcomes of Head and Neck Free Tissue Transfer Requiring Interposition Vein Grafting: A Systematic Review & Meta-Analysis” at the International Conference on Head and Neck Cancer in Montreal, CA. 

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, November 8, 2023 7:30 AM

Grand Rounds Presentation Lilun Li, MD. Pediatric inspiratory stridor-It’s not always laryngomalacia. 


Wednesday, December 13, 2023 7:30 AM

Grand Rounds Presentation Phillip Purnell, MD. Phonotrauma.