A pediatric geneticist uses zebrafish to study hearing and genetics Physician-scientist in zebrafish lab

A pediatric geneticist studies zebrafish in hopes of finding a cure for Usher syndrome, a form of human deafness.

Mayo Clinic otolaryngologists conduct research to improve treatment and outcomes for people with conditions of the ear, nose, throat, head and neck. Research programs include:

Read more about Mayo's otolaryngology research efforts.

Clinical trials

Mayo Clinic researchers are involved in studies to evaluate potential treatments (clinical trials) for many conditions. You may have the opportunity to participate in clinical trials. Learn more about current ear, nose, throat, head and neck clinical trials at Mayo Clinic.


See a list of publications about otolaryngology topics by Mayo Clinic doctors on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Research Profiles

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  2. Morrow ES Jr. Allscripts EPSi. Mayo Clinic. Aug. 19, 2020.
  3. Mascarella MA, et al. In-office excision en masse of a vocal process granuloma using the potassium-titanyl-phosphate laser. Journal of Voice. 2016;30:93.
  4. Carlson ML (expert opinion). Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. July 30, 2017.