Otolaryngology [ENT]

Yale Otolaryngology (ENT) provides world-class care for diseases related to auditory function, speech and swallowing behavior, taste and oral pain syndromes, progression of sinonasal inflammatory disease and head and neck cancer. Our Head and Neck Services team handles the most serious cancers to improve patient care and quality of life for these challenging conditions. The Speech and Swallow Center produces positive results for even the most challenging speech and swallowing conditions. Our Allergy and Sinus Center provides multidisciplinary care for complicated allergy, asthma and sinus conditions. 

General ENT, Hearing & Balance, Speech & Swallow, and Sinus patients are seen at our clinics on the 4th Floor of Yale Physicians Building, 800 Howard Avenue, New Haven, CT and at our Stratford office located at 2874 Main Street, Stratford, CT. Head & Neck cancer patients are now seen at the Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven Hospital at the intersection of Park Street & South Frontage Road, New Haven, CT. Pediatric patients are seen at Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital, 1 Park Street, New Haven, CT. 

Our extensive research faculty and staff study head and neck cancer prevention and treatment, speech pathology, taste receptor identification, outer ear hair cell physiology, reconstructive surgery, and surgical simulation in education. 

We train residents and medical students in Otolaryngology (ENT). Learn more about our Residency and Clerkship.

A Message To Our Patients

Dr. Yarbrough Headshot

Dr. Wendell G. Yarbrough

Welcome to the Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose, & Throat) Section within the Department of Surgery at Yale.

On October 24th, Yale Head and Neck Performed Screenings at ESPN

Smilow Cancer Hospital and Yale Cancer Center partnered with Bristol Hospital to offer staff at ESPN head and neck cancer screenings this week. Over 130 employees were screened by physicians and staff, who were also on hand to provide education about the signs and symptoms of head and neck cancers. 

To view photos from the event click here.


Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven
South Frontage Road and Park Street
New Haven, CT 06510

Yale Otolaryngology
2874 Main Street
Stratford, CT 06614

Yale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue 4th Floor
New Haven, CT 06519