Dr. Shikani is the director of the Maryland Nose and Sinus Center and Rhinology Fellowship Program. Since 2006, fellows have some from different areas of the world and spent an entire year training in rhinology under Dr. Shikani’s tutelage.
About Dr. Alan Shikani:
Alan H. Shikani, MD, FACS, FARS: clinician, researcher, teacher and inventor is a most accomplished physician in the field of otolaryngology. Dr. Shikani completed his residency and fellowship training at the Johns Hopkins department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (according to US News, Johns Hopkins has been the top Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery program in the United States for the last 30 years). Dr. Shikani serves as chief of the Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery of Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, chief of the Division of Otolaryngology-Head the and Neck Surgery at Good Samaritan Hospital and chief of the Division of Otolaryngology-Head the and Neck Surgery at LifeBridge Sinai Hospital.
Dr. Shikani specializes in the field of Rhinology which covers all aspects of nose and sinus diseases. He is also the founder and director of the Maryland Nose and Sinus Rhinology Fellowship Program, which was the first Rhinology fellowship program established in Maryland in 2006 (there are only 33 Rhinology programs in the world). Dr. Shikani continuously striving to improve his surgical skills and the precision of his technique and procedures; he has performed over 15,000 nasal procedures over a 35 year career, including endoscopic sinus surgery & balloon sinuplasty for sinusitis, correction of nasal septal deviation & radiofrequency coblation of the turbinates for nasal obstruction and snoring, cosmetic rhinoplasty for correction of nasal deformity.
Dr. Shikani was named Baltimore Top Doc in 2012, 2013, 2015 and 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.
For more information, you can contact the Maryland Nose & Sinus Center (410) 321-1025 or 410-554 NOSE (6673).