Share

David B. Hom, MD

Professor of Otolaryngology; Director, Division of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Department
Otolaryngology (ENT)
Specialties
Cosmetic Surgery, Otolaryngology, Ear, Nose & Throat, Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Facial Paralysis, Facial Trauma, Reconstructive Surgery, Plastic Surgery
Website
www.cosmeticsurgeryuc.com
.David B. Hom, MD photo

Practice Locations

  • Clifton

    • UC Health Physicians Office (Clifton)

      222 Piedmont Avenue
      Suite 5200
      Cincinnati, Ohio 45219

      Phone: (513) 475-8400
      Fax: (513) 475-8228
      Map and Directions
  • West Chester

    • UC Health Physicians Office South (West Chester)

      7675 Wellness Way
      Suite 309
      West Chester, Ohio 45069

      Phone: (513) 475-8444
      Fax: (513) 475-8445
      Map and Directions

Bio

David Hom, MD, is the Director of the Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in the Department of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery and is Professor of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. He is also medical director for facial trauma at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center.
 
Prior to his career in Cincinnati, Dr. Hom was an associate professor of Otolaryngology at the University of Minnesota Hospitals for more than 12 years.  He also served as the president of the Minnesota Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery from 2005-2006.
 
Dr. Hom specializes in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. This includes procedures to improve facial paralysis. He has received national awards and grants for his wound healing research and has been funded by the National Institutes of Health. 
 
He has published over 85 journal articles and chapters related to otolaryngology and facial plastic surgery. 
Dr. Hom has been recognized in " Best Doctors of America”, as a "Top Doctor" in Cincinnati, Best Doctors by Castle Connolly, and by the U.S. News & World Report top doctors.

Professional Memberships
Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)  
Residency Review Committee for Otolaryngology
American Board of Otolaryngology, Diplomate
American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Diplomate
American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, Fellow
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Fellow
American Association for the Advancement of Science 
American College of Surgeons
American Medical Association 
AO-ASIF North America Education Faculty
Hennepin Faculty Associates, Member
Hennepin County Medical Society, Member
Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation
Minnesota Academy of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery, 
Minnesota Medical Association, Member
National Institute of Health, National Institute of Deafness and Communication Disorders
Otolaryngology Expert Advisory Pharmacopeia Panel
Society of University Otolaryngologists, Member
Triological Society, Member  
The Wound Healing Society, Member
United States Pharmacopeia Convention Member
University of Minnesota Medical School, Faculty
Walter P. Work Society, Member

Education

Medical School
University of California Los Angeles - Los Angeles, CA
Residency
University of California - Irvine, CA (General Surgery)
University of Michigan Hospitals - Ann Arbor, MI (Otolaryngology)
Fellowship
American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery - Birmingham, AL

Board Certifications

American Board of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery
American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 
  • Print This Page
  • Make an Appointment: Schedule Now
  • UCNI Weekly Blog
  • Join Our Email List
    for Bi-Monthly Updates

    Click here to continue.
  • Hope Stories

    • Mike’s Hope Story: Parkinson’s disease

      Imagine learning you have Parkinson’s Disease. At 26. Most Parkinson’s patients are diagnosed in their 60s. Yet in 1987, after three years of unexplained symptoms, Mike Pohl learned he had the degenerative disease. After a visit to the National Institutes...
    • John’s Story: Glioblastoma

      John's Story: GlioblastomaJohn, a retired painter and carpenter, is a tall, solidly built man with a strong inclination toward getting things done. A former Vista volunteer who was equally comfortable running a food co-op in an underserved neighborhood or standing near the...
    • Rick’s Story: Epilepsy

      Rick's Story: Epilepsy Rick’s strategy for managing his epilepsy wasn’t perfect, but it had worked well enough for most of his career as a theme park project manager who traveled the world. Whether he worked in Australia, Malaysia, Singapore or Germany, his routine...
    • Charles Sabine’s Story: Huntington’s Disease

      Charles Sabine's Story: Huntington's DiseaseIn 2005 the NBC war correspondent Charles Sabine made the life-altering decision to face up to his family history of Huntington’s disease and undergo genetic testing. The odds, he knew, were 50-50 that he, too, had the gene and would...
    • Zettie’s Story: Aphasia

      Zettie's Story: Aphasia In November of 2004, Zettie Williams confronted what neurologists consider one of the most feared consequences of stroke. When a therapist showed her a photograph of her son, she knew she was looking at her son, but she couldn’t say...
    • John’s Story: Glioblastoma

      John's Story: Glioblastoma John, a retired painter and carpenter, is a tall, solidly built man with a strong inclination toward getting things done. A former Vista volunteer who was equally comfortable running a food co-op in an underserved neighborhood or standing near the...
    • Leah’s Story: Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

      Leah's Story: Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)Leah is a young woman who sings, dances, and plays the guitar. She is also a survivor of an arteriovenous malformation (AVM). It is rare for someone in her mid-teens to have had an AVM, an abnormal tangle of blood vessels...
    • Renee’s Story: Stroke

      Renee's Story: Stroke When 33-year-old high energy mother Renee Young became ill with the flu in November 2007, the last thing she expected was she was about to suffer a stroke. But that was exactly what happened. As she tried to swallow medication...
    • Jim’s Story: Pituitary Tumor

      Jim's Story: Pituitary Tumor One turn of events led to another, and so it was that Jim, and not his wife, took Jim’s 87-year-old father to his appointment with the dermatologist for the first time. And so it was that the dermatologist was not...
    • Sandra’s Story Glioma

      Sandra's Story Glioma Sandra (Sandy) is a smiling, breathing reminder that hope exists for patients with even the most challenging type of brain tumors. Nine years ago, when Sandy was first told that she had six months to live, she stared back blankly...