Myles Pensak, MD

Professor; Chair, Department of Otolaryngology

Otolaryngology (ENT)
Otolaryngology, Ear, Nose & Throat, Hearing Disorders, Otology/Neurotology, Cochlear Implants, Acoustic Neuromas, Balance Disorders, Skull Base Surgery
.Myles Pensak, 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
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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 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 ten 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.

Professional Memberships
  • Centurion Club- Deafness Research Foundation
  • Society of the History of Otolaryngology 
  • Academy of Medicine of Cincinnati
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery
  • American Neurotology Society 
  • American Otologic Society 
  • North American Skull Base Society 
  • Ohio State Medical Association 
  • The Triological Society, President 
  • The Cincinnati Otolaryngological Society 
  • Society of University Otolaryngologists- Head and Neck Surgery
  • William F. House Society 
  • Pan American Association of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology Head and Neck Surgery
  • The Prosper Meniere Society
  • American College of Surgeons
  • The Otosclerosis Study Group 
  • Association of Academic Departments of Otolaryngology 
  • The Politzer Society, Inc., The International Society for Otologic Surgery and Science


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

Board Certifications

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