Laura J. Orvidas, M.D.

  1. Otolaryngologist
  • Pediatric otolaryngology
  1. 1995
    Resident - Otolaryngology - Head and Neck SurgeryMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 1991
    Internship - General SurgeryMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1990
    MDSouthern Illinois University School of Medicine
  4. 1983
    MTRockford Memorial Hospital School of Medical Technology
  5. 1982
    BSValparaiso University

Awards and honors

  1. 2017
    Presidential CitationAmerican Broncho-Esophagological Association
  2. 2012
    Distinguished Service AwardAmerican Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation
  3. 2005
    Honor AwardAmerican Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  4. 1990
    Institutional HonorsSouthern Illinois University School of Medicine
  5. 1990
    Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement CitationAwarding Organization
  6. 1989
    Alpha Omega AlphaSouthern Illinois University

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - present
    Oral ExaminerAmerican Board of Otolaryngology
  2. 2012 - 2016
    ChairQuality Assurance Committee, Department of Otorhinolaryngology
  3. 2008 - 2015
    ConsultantPediatric Otolaryngology Education Committeee, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  4. 2008 - 2013
    MemberGovernment Affairs Steering Committee, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  5. 2008 - present
    Vice ChairTrip and Travel Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  6. 2007 - present
    MemberCORE Otolaryngology & Practice Management Education, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  7. 2007 - present
    MemberAmerican Broncho-Esophagological Association
  8. 2006 - 2010
    MemberPhysicians Consortium for Performance Improvement, American Medical Association
  9. 2006 - 2014
    MemberLaryngology and Bronchoesophagology Education Committee, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  10. 2006 - 2010
    MemberResearch Steering Committee, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  11. 2006 - 2009
    MemberChild and Adolescent Committee, Clinical Practice Committee - Rochester, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  12. 2006 - present
    FellowTriological Society
  13. 2006 - present
    MemberTriological Society
  14. 2005 - 2006
    MemberProsthodontic Search Committee, Department of Dental Specialties
  15. 2005 - present
    MemberHome Study Course Faculty, American Board of Otolaryngology
  16. 2004 - 2010
    MemberYoung Academicians Committee, Society of University Otolaryngologists - Head and Neck Surgeons
  17. 2004 - 2009
    MemberEvidence Based Medicine Sub-Committee, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  18. 2004 - 2005
    PresidentMinnesota Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  19. 2003 - 2009
    ChairProfessional Liability Committee, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  20. 2003 - 2006
    MemberWomen's Advisory Council, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  21. 2003 - 2004
    Vice PresidentMinnesota Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  22. 2003 - present
    Clerkship DirectorVisiting Medical Student Clerkship Program, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  23. 2003 - present
    Committee MemberVisiting Medical Student Clerkship Program, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  24. 2002 - 2005
    MemberTask Force on New Materials, American Board of Otolaryngology
  25. 2001 - 2002
    MemberRegional Health System Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  26. 2001 - 2002
    MemberDaiichi Clinical Scholars Program, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  27. 2000 - 2005
    MemberContinuing Education Committee, Society of University Otolaryngologists - Head and Neck Surgeons
  28. 2000 - present
    MemberSociety for Ear, Nose and Throat Advances in Children
  29. 1999 - 2006
    MemberExecutive Council, Minnesota Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  30. 1999 - 2005
    Legislative RepresentativeYoung Physicians Committee, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  31. 1999 - 2005
    MemberYoung Physicians Committee, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  32. 1999 - 2003
    MemberAcademic/Community Relationship Committee, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  33. 1999 - 2000
    MemberPeriodontic Search Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  34. 1999 - present
    MemberSigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
  35. 1998 - 2010
    MemberAmerican Rhinologic Society
  36. 1998 - 2003
    MemberProfessional Liability Committee, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  37. 1998 - 2000
    MemberMayo Clinic Pediatric Council, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  38. 1998 - 1999
    MemberPractice Integration Committee, Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea, Mayo Clinic Health System
  39. 1998 - present
    ChairEthics Education, Department of Otorhinolaryngology
  40. 1998 - present
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Otorhinolaryngology
  41. 1998 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Surgeons
  42. 1996 - 1998
    MemberPerformance Standards Committee, Department of Otorhinolaryngology
  43. 1996 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Otorhinolaryngology
  44. 1996 - present
    MemberResidency Selection Committee, Department of Otorhinolaryngology
  45. 1995 - 2002
    MemberSurgical Committee, Mayo Clinic Health System in Austin, Mayo Clinic Health System
  46. 1995 - 2002
    MemberSurgical Committee, Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea, Mayo Clinic Health System
  47. 1990 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  48. 1990 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  49. 1990 - present
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical Society, Minnesota Medical Association
  50. 1989 - present
    MemberAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  51.  
    MemberSteering Committee, Study on the Efficacy of Tonsillectomy, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  52.  
    MemberTo TREAT Study, Study on the Efficacy of Tonsillectomy, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
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