Stephen Hoff, MD, is an Associate Professor of Otolaryngology at Northwestern University and a Pediatric Otolaryngologist at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago.

He has a comprehensive pediatric otology practice, with particular interests in endoscopic ear surgery and cochlear implantation.  He is also the Director of the Lurie Children’s Microtia and Aural Atresia Center and one of the two surgeons on the Lurie Children’s Cochlear Implant Program.

Dr. Hoff is a frequent invited speaker on endoscopic ear surgery topics, and has presented at previous World Congresses in Dubai and Bologna.  He has also discussed endoscopic ear surgery at Academy meetings, COSM, and Snowmass.  Dr. Hoff has organized endoscopic ear surgery dissection courses at the Northwestern Center for Advanced Surgical Education, and  has received multiple teaching awards from Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine. He has active research projects related to endoscopic ear surgery, cochlear implantation, and 3D printing of biologic materials for pediatric ear reconstruction and otologic surgery.

Dr. Hoff completed a fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology at Stanford University.  Prior to fellowship, he received his medical degree from Rush University in Chicago and did Otolaryngology residency at the University of Illinois.  He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American Academy of Pediatrics, and member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery.

Faculty: Main Program