• Meet the Team

    The Aerodigestive Center is home to specialists with a wide variety of backgrounds and areas of focus. As a team, this diversity makes us better prepared to care for your child’s unique needs. Learn more about our faculty and staff.

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    Robin T. Cotton, MD, FACS, FRCS(C) Director, Aerodigestive Center 513-636-4355

    A photo of Claire Kane Miller.

    Claire Kane Miller, PhD, CCC-SLP Program Director, Division of Speech-Language Pathology 513-636-4341

    A photo of Robert Cotton.

    Robin T. Cotton, MD, FACS, FRCS(C) Director, Aerodigestive Center 513-636-4355

    A photo of Dr. Alessandro de Alarcon.

    Alessandro de Alarcon, MD, MPH Director, Center for Pediatric Voice Disorders at Cincinnati Children’s 513-636-4355

    A photo of Charles M. Myer III.
    A photo of Michael Rutter, MD.

    Michael J. Rutter, MD Pediatric Otolaryngologist and Director of Clinical Research 513-636-4355

    A photo of Sally R. Shott, MD.

    Sally R. Shott, MD Pediatric Otolaryngologist 513-636-4355

    A photo of Crystal Thornton.

    Crystal D. Thornton, MSN, APRN, PNP-Primary Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Aerodigestive Center 513-636-3448

    A photo of J. Paul Willging, MD.

    J. Paul Willging, MD Director, Interdisciplinary Feeding Team, FEES Clinic and the Velopharyngeal Insufficiency Clinic 513-636-4355

    A photo of Raouf Amin.

    Raouf S. Amin, MD Director, Division of Pulmonary Medicine 513-636-6771

    A photo of Barbara Chini.

    Barbara Chini, MD Director, Pulmonary Fellowship Program 513-636-6771

    A photo of Gary Lewis McPhail, MD.

    Gary Lewis McPhail, MD Cystic Fibrosis Center Director, Division of Pulmonary Medicine 513-636-6771

    A photo of Hemant Sawnani.

    Hemant Sawnani, MD Division of Pulmonary Medicine 513-636-6771

    A photo of Michael Seid.

    Michael Seid, PhD Director, Health Outcomes and Quality Care Research, Pulmonary Medicine and James M. Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence 513-803-0083

    A photo of Robert Wood, MD, PhD.

    Robert E. Wood, PhD, MD Director, Pulmonary Bronchoscopy Department 513-636-2776

    A photo of Maria Alonso-Peclet, MD.

    Maria H. Alonso-Peclet, MD Surgical Director, Kidney Transplant Program 513-636-4371

    A photo of Richard Azizkhan.

    Richard G. Azizkhan, MD Surgeon-in-Chief; Lester W. Martin Chair of Pediatric Surgery 513-636-4576

    A photo of Victor Garcia.

    Victor F. Garcia, MD, FACS, FAAP Founding Director, Trauma Services 513-636-4371

    A photo of Thomas Inge.

    Thomas H. Inge, MD, PhD, FACS, FAAP Surgical Director, Surgical Weight Loss Program for Teens 513-636-4371

    A photo of Frederick Ryckman, MD.

    Frederick C. Ryckman, MD Professor of Surgery / Transplantation 513-636-4371

    A photo of Gregory Tiao.

    Greg M. Tiao, MD Richard and Geralyn Azizkhan Chair in Pediatric Surgery 513-636-4371

    A photo of Mitchell Cohen.

    Mitchell B. Cohen, MD Vice-Chair of Pediatrics for Clinical Affairs 513-636-3008

    A photo of Ajay Kaul.

    Ajay Kaul, MD Director, Neurogastroenterology and Motility Disorders 513-636-4415

    A photo of Scott Pentiuk, MD.

    Scott P. Pentiuk, MD Pediatric Gastroenterologist 513-636-4415

    A photo of Philip Putnam.

    Philip E. Putnam, MD Director, Endoscopy Services 513-636-4415

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    Wendy R. Kochevar, BSN, APRN, PNP Nurse Practitioner, Interdisciplinary Feeding Team, Division of Gastroenterology 513-636-2828

    A photo of Nancy Doan Leslie.

    Nancy Doan Leslie, MD Interim Co-Director, Division of Human Genetics 513-636-2438

    A photo of Scott Pentiuk, MD.

    Scott P. Pentiuk, MD Pediatric Gastroenterologist 513-636-4415

    A photo of J. Paul Willging, MD.

    J. Paul Willging, MD Director, Interdisciplinary Feeding Team, FEES Clinic and the Velopharyngeal Insufficiency Clinic 513-636-4355

    A photo of Nancy Doan Leslie.

    Nancy Doan Leslie, MD Interim Co-Director, Division of Human Genetics 513-636-2438

    A photo of Cheryl Brumbaugh.

    Cheryl S. Brumbaugh, MSN, APRN, CNP Nurse Practitioner, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery 513-636-3448

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    Candace J. Hochstrasser, MSN, APRN, FNP Family Nurse Practitioner, Gastroenterology, Interdisciplinary Feeding Team 513-636-2828

    A photo of Claudia Pratt.

    Claudia L. Pratt, MSN, APRN, CNP Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery 513-636-3448

    A photo of Marilyn Stoops.

    Marilyn Stoops, MSN, APRN, CPNP Nurse Practitioner, Division of General and Thoracic Surgery 513-636-4791