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SIU Medicine opens new thyroid clinic - July

July 23, 2020

SIU Medicine is now offering multidisciplinary care for thyroid or parathyroid conditions through the SIU Thyroid Clinic. Specialists at the Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery’s Division of Endocrinology will offer care and treatments for this vital gland in the neck.

COVID-19 Update: Personal Protective Equipment Donations Needed for Healthcare Workers

March 23, 2020

At the request of HSHS Illinois (including HSHS St.

December 2019 Patient Experience Highlight

December 23, 2019

SIU Medicine’s December 2019 patient experience highlight recognizes Sandra Ettema, MD, Department of Otolaryngology.

ENT surgeon named fellow of Triological Society

June 18, 2019

The American Laryngological, Rhinological and Otological Society, Inc., better known as the Triological Society, has named SIU Medicine surgeon Sandra Ettema, MD, PhD, CCC/SLP, a fellow of its 124-year-old organization.

SIU Resident, Nnenna Ezeilo, MD wins best poster award

May 10, 2019

Dr. Nnenna Ezeilo, SIU’s Otolaryngology Head and Neck Resident, was awarded the Best Poster in the Endocrine Category at the American Head and Neck Society (AHNS) meeting that was held during the Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meeting in Austin, Texas on May 3, 2019.

Sandra Ettema inducted into the Triological Society

May 10, 2019

Congratulations to Dr. Sandra Ettema, SIU's Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgeon, for the distinguished honor of being inducted into the Triological Society on May 3, 2019 at the Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meeting in Austin, Texas.

Audiologist Jennifer L. Berry Named "Best of Springfield"

October 31, 2018

SIU Medicine audiologist Jennifer L. Berry, AuD, CCC-A, took the title "Best Audiologist" in the Illinois Times' 2018 Best of Springfield awards.

Head and Neck Clinic is Moving October 1st

August 31, 2018

ENT surgeons, Dr. Arun Sharma and Dr. Pardis Javadi will be relocating their clinics from the Simmons Cancer Institute to the new Ear Nose & Throat Clinic | Hearing & Balance Center at 720 N. Bond Street on October 1, 2018

Bauer Elected American Otological Society's President

July 5, 2018

SIU Medicine Professor and Chair of the Division of Otolaryngology Carol Bauer, MD, has been elected the 2018-19 president of the American Otological Society, the second oldest medical society in America.