Otolaryngology Referrals

To refer to CHOC Specialists Otolaryngology, please call:


Our highly experienced, board-certified physicians provide innovative and efficient care to improve the quality of life for children and their families.

Otolaryngology (Head & Neck Surgery / Ear, Nose & Throat)

We commonly treat:

  • Tonsil and adenoid disorders including obstructive sleep apnea
  • Airway disorders
  • Congenital and acquired hearing loss
  • Acute and chronic ear infections
  • Middle ear disorders
  • Congenital and acquired masses of the head and neck
  • Speech disorders
  • Swallowing disorders
  • Foreign bodies of the aerodigestive tract
  • Cleft lip and palate

Services offered include:

  • Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy
  • Placement of ear tubes
  • Complex open and endoscopic airway reconstruction
  • Chronic ear surgery including tympanoplasty and cholesteatoma
  • Cochlear implantation
  • In-office audiology for hearing evaluation
  • Reconstruction of cleft lip and palate
  • Surgical treatment of velopharyngeal insufficiency
  • Image-guided sinus surgery, including balloon sinuplasty
  • Resection of congenital head and neck masses
  • In-office laryngoscopy and stroboscopy for airway and voice evaluation

Specialty Care Physician Concierge Service

To connect with a physician concierge representative, call 714-509-4013, or pingmd@cs concierge.
Our physician concierge service expedites provider-to-provider* communication with CHOC specialists.

Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Also assists with:

  • Urgent patient referrals requiring provider-to-provider communication
  • Access issues for urgent appointments
  • Scheduling concerns or inquiries
  • Access to specialists, “doctor of the day” or specialty division staff

For all other questions regarding referrals, please contact Physician Relations at 714-509-4291.

* Medical providers only, as clinical information will be discussed.