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Jay A. Werkhaven MD

Professor of Otolaryngology, Director of Analytics, Department of Otolaryngology, and Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise

  • ENT Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngology)
  • Otolaryngology
  • Pediatric Ear, Nose, and Throat Conditions
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology


  • English


  • Doctor of Medicine - Wake Forest University, 1982
  • Internship - University of Illinois Medical Center, 1983
  • Residency - University of Illinois, Eye and Ear Infirmary, 1987
  • Fellowship - Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, 1989

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology - American Board of Otolaryngology, 1987

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
Dr Werkhaven was thorough and took the time to answer my questions, and also provide some education into what he was seeing with my son. Excellent care!
August 28, 2023
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Not bad
May 7, 2023
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He was super nice, just needed to refer him to a "smell" specialist, so have to come back another time.
January 30, 2023
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*Dr. Werkhaven is an excellent doctor who is always very personal with his patients, which makes them feel at ease.
January 13, 2023
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