Charles M. Myer III, MD - Pediatrics, Otolaryngology

Dr. Charles Myer reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Myer specializes in pediatric otolaryngology and is a well-known speaker, author, and editor on disorders of the ear, nose, and throat. He is Professor of Otolaryngology at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, where he also serves as Vice-Chairman and Director of the residency program. He has special interests in general pediatric otolaryngology, head and neck tumors, airway problems, congenital abnormalities, and sinus disease. Dr. Myer has been president of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology and has authored numerous articles as well as coauthored books.

Education and Training

MD: University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL, 1978

Residency in General Surgery: Good Samaritan Hospital, Cincinnati, OH, 1979–1980

Residency in Otolaryngology: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 1980–1984

Fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology: Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 1984–1985


American Board of Otolaryngology

Academic Appointments

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery, Cincinnati, OH:

  • Professor, 1993–present
  • Associate Professor, 1988–1993
  • Assistant Professor, 1985–1988

Financial Disclosure

The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.

Dr. Myer receives consulting fees from Medtronics and Alcon. He also holds stocks with Medtronics and Alcon.

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