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Myles Pensak, MD

Professor; Chair, Department of Otolaryngology

Department
Otolaryngology (ENT)
Specialties
Otolaryngology, Ear, Nose & Throat, Hearing Disorders, Otology/Neurotology, Cochlear Implants, Brain Tumors, Cancer, Oncology, Acoustic Neuromas, Balance Disorders, Skull Base Surgery
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Practice Locations

  • Clifton

    • UC Health Physicians Office (Clifton)

      222 Piedmont Avenue
      Suite 5200
      Cincinnati, Ohio 45219

      Phone: (513) 475-8400
      Fax: (513) 475-8228
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Bio

Myles Pensak, MD, has been the CEO of UC Physicians and a senior associate dean for Clinical Affairs at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine since 2011. Dr. Pensak is also currently Chief of Physician Services for UC Health, the H.B. Broidy Professor and Chair for the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery as well as a neurologist at the UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute and UC Physicians. He is the medical director for the University of Cincinnati Medical Center (UCMC) operating rooms, the associate chief of staff at UCMC and a professor of Neurosurgery at the College. Dr. Pensak was the director for the Division of Otology/Neurotology and Skull Bade Surgery at UC for 10 years and the director of the Residency Training Program in Otolaryngology for more than five years. In his early career he was an instructor of Otolaryngology at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine and Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. Pensak is active in his community by serving as a board member at UC Health.

Education

Medical School
New York Medical College - Valhalla, New York
Residency
Yale New Haven Hospital - New Haven, CT
Fellowship
The Ear Foundation - Nashville, TN

Board Certifications

American Board of Otolaryngology (ABO Sub-specialty Certification in Neurotology)
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