Meet the Otolaryngology (ENT) Team

The otolaryngology program at Arkansas Children’s uses a multidisciplinary approach to care that includes doctors, nurses and speech, language and hearing therapists. All of our doctors are board certified in otolaryngology.

Pediatric Ear, Nose and Throat Doctors

  • Abby Nolder, M.D. Program Director, otolaryngology residency training program, UAMS
  • Adam Johnson, M.D., Ph.D. Cleft, Vascular, Velopharyngeal Dysfunction and Craniofacial team
  • Charles Bower, M.D. Vice Chief, pediatric ENT
  • Andre Wineland, M.D. Aerodigestive Center, Upper Airway Center, Thyroid Center, Voice Clinic, Functional Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES) Clinic
  • Gresham Richter, M.D. Chief of pediatric otolaryngology, Waner Endowed Chair in pediatric facial plastics and reconstruction, director, Vascular Anomalies and Aerodigestive Centers
  • Larry Hartzell, M.D. Fellowship director, pediatric otolaryngology; director, UAMS Cleft Team at Arkansas Children’s; director, Velopharyngeal Insufficiency (VPI) Clinic
  • Michael Key, M.D. Facial plastic surgery, primary clinical and academic interests include rhinoplasty, trauma and auricular reconstruction
  • John Dornhoffer, M.D. Chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, UAMS, primary clinical and academic interests include hearing restoration and treatment of chronic ear infections and other diseases of the ear
  • Valerie Wessel, CNP Certified in pediatric acute care
  • John Jones, M.D.

Ancillary Staffing