Oregon Health & Science University

Otolaryngologist MD

Job Locations US-OR-Portland
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Regular Full-Time
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School of Medicine
Drug Testable

Department Overview

The appointee shall provide services as assigned by the supervisor in furtherance of the university’s missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service.


This position reports to (supervisor): Paul Flint, MD Department Chair

Function/Duties of Position

The primary focus of this position will be to treat patients referred to otolaryngology for sleep disorders.  This position will provide specialized, evidence-based care in sleep surgery and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery. 


This position will play an active role in training residents and fellows in sleep surgery as well as opportunity to pursue research.

  • This position works in the capacity of a Board Certified Otolaryngologist Surgeon within the Department. 
  • It is the expectation that the faculty member participate in clinical and surgical activities and take fair share of call on nights, weekends, and holidays.
  • OHSU is a teaching facility and this faculty member will be expected to teach medical students and residents in the clinical setting as well as through assigned lectures to be given during the course of the year. Teaching assignments will come from the Director of Education.
  • The purpose of this position is to coordinate and support the outpatient medical needs of patients in Otolaryngology. This position interacts with other care providers to deliver appropriate, timely care and patient education in an academic setting.  Patients seen in the Otolaryngology clinic are commonly referred for disease of the ears such as chronic otitis media, cholesteatoma, and hearing loss, airway problems, trach care and education, head and neck masses, cleft palate, chronic sinus disease and voice disorders.  Common procedures performed in clinic include: otomicroscopy, flexible fiberoptic laryngoscopy and nasal endoscopy.  This position will actively foster and maintain systems and relationships to ensure smooth care transition from the clinic setting to the operating room and back to the clinic setting.
  • This position will conduct a number of clinic sessions along with Operating room time at OHSU and one OR block per month at HMC.  This position is expected to attend morning rounds, participate in Grand Rounds and take fair share in call at OHSU. 

Required Qualifications

  • Sleep Medicine fellowship trained, board certified surgeon. 
  • Active unrestricted OR Medical and DEA license.

All are welcome

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.


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