American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting

Sept. 15 – 18, 2019
New Orleans, LA

The AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO Experience is “the world’s best gathering of otolaryngologists.” Held each fall, the AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO Experience provides an opportunity for thousands of Academy members, non-member physicians, allied health professionals, administrators, and exhibiting companies to converge for an exhilarating four days.


Otolaryngologists and Migraines

Otologist John Carey provides key takeaways from the course he presented at AAO-HNSF 2019 about otolaryngologists treating migraines.
John Carey, MD

John Carey, MD

Chief, Division of Otology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery

Educating Surgeons on Scarless Thyroid Surgery and RFA

Head and neck endocrine surgeon Jonathon Russell recaps his experience at AAO-HNSF 2019 teaching other surgeons how to perform scarless thyroid surgery.
Jonathon Russell, MD

Jonathon Russell, MD

Director of Endoscopic and Robotic Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery

Introducing RFA at AAO-HNSF 2019

Head and neck endocrine surgeon Ralph Tufano recaps how he and colleagues at AAO-HNSF 2019 introduced information about radiofrequency ablation (RFA) for benign thyroid nodules and potential future applications of the technology.

Mental Health and Voice Disorders

Laryngologist Simon Best recaps his presentation at AAO-HNSF 2019, which focused on his research examining patients’ comorbidities of common mental health disorders and chronic syndromes to see if patients presented with different disorders ...
Simon Best, MD

Simon Best, MD

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Building an Endocrine Practice

Endocrine surgeon Vaninder Dhillon was part of a panel discussion at AAO-HNSF 2019, where she shared her experience of building an endocrine practice and establishing a referring physician base.
Vaninder Dhillon, MD

Vaninder Dhillon, MD

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery