Share

David B. Hom, MD

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

Department
Otolaryngology (ENT)
Specialties
Otolaryngology, Ear, Nose & Throat, Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery, Facial Paralysis, Facial Trauma, Reconstructive Surgery, Plastic Surgery
.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

    • 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...
    • Mike’s Hope Story: Parkinson’s disease

      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...
    • Brian’s Story: Meningioma

      Brian's Story: Meningioma “Carefree” is the word Brian uses to describe his life back then. He was 39 years old, happily married and the father of three children under the age of 5. “Life was busy, but that felt normal,” he says, reflecting. “The only...
    • Blake’s Story: Medulloblastoma

      Blake's Story: Medulloblastoma Blake knew he was in the right hands the moment he saw the surgeon’s wrists. Dr. John M. Tew, Blake’s neurosurgeon, was wearing one of Lance Armstrong’s yellow LiveStrong cancer bracelets. So was Blake. Dr. Tew, who was also sporting...
    • David’s Story: Stroke

      David's Story: Stroke A few years ago, on a day that had begun like any other, David stood up to leave a restaurant following lunch and was hit by a gentle wave of dizziness. Unaware that he was suffering a stroke, David took...
    • Alison’s Story: Ruptured Aneurysm following Neurotrauma

      Alison's Story: Ruptured Aneurysm following Neurotrauma Step by hard-earned step, word by remembered word, Dr. Alison Delgado has recovered from a bicycle accident that nearly robbed her of her life. Dr. Delgado, who suffered serious physical and neurological injuries in the 2010 accident, is today a...
    • Dale’s Hope Story: Parkinson’s

      Dale's Hope Story: Parkinson's [hana-flv-player video="/wp-content/videos/Dale_Ankeman_Sunflower_3.flv" width="500" height="377" description="" player="2" autoload="true" autoplay="false" loop="false" autorewind="true" /] After being diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 2003, 46-year-old Dale Ankenman was determined not to let it keep him off his bike. Considering his long list of credentials, including former...
    • Doc’s Story: Metastatic Brain Tumors

      Doc’s Story: Metastatic Brain Tumors First there were headaches. Bad ones. Migraines, probably. Then, one day in mid-May, 2010, his knee, foot and arm went numb on his left side. Darrell “Doc” Rodgers, the 700WLW radio personality, feared he was having a stroke. In the emergency...
    • Joe’s Story: Oligodendroglioma

      Joe's Story: Oligodendroglioma Joe calls it a miracle and a gift from “a higher power.” Others might call it a fortuitous turn of fate. Either way, Joe’s experience embodies a reversal of fortune that is both wonderful and startling. Once a man with...
    • 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...