Dr. Kang is double board-certified in otolaryngology as well as Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He graduated from Stanford University and received his medical degree from Temple University prior to completing residency back at Stanford and a fellowship at University of Missouri. His special interests include facial reconstruction following skin cancer surgery, thyroid and parathyroid gland surgery, treatment of obstructive sleep apnea, nasal obstruction, nasal allergy and sinus problems, cosmetic and aesthetic surgery of the nose and face, as well as all general problems related to the ear, nose, and throat.
Dr. Lara is board-certified in Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery. He obtained his undergraduate degree in Biochemistry/Molecular Genetics from Northern Michigan University and his medical degree from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his residency training at Michigan State University, Botsford General Hospital in Detroit, MI. Dr. Lara welcomes all patients for medical and surgical consultation with issues related to the ears, nose and throat. This includes allergies, nasal/sinusitis problems, hearing & balance disorders, endocrine & salivary gland disease, voice disorders, and the treatment of snoring and sleep apnea. With his background in osteopathic medicine, Dr. Lara incorporates a holistic approach to his patient care.
Amanda is a certified audiologist as well as a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology (FAAA). She also holds an Arizona Dispensing Audiology License. She was raised in Tucson, and graduated from the University of Arizona with her bachelor’s degree in Speech and Hearing Sciences. She then attended the University of Oklahoma where she earned her Doctorate in Audiology (Au.D.). Primarily working in a medical setting, Amanda has extensive experience in the evaluation and treatment of hearing loss, balance disorders, and vertigo. She has particular interest in advancements in hearing aid technology, and determining options for those with tinnitus. She has experience with cochlear implants and other implantable hearing devices.
Beth is our newest certified audiologist to join the Sonoran ENT family. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology (FAAA), member of the American Speech, Language, and Hearing Association (CCC-A) and also holds an Arizona Dispensing Audiology License. She earned her undergraduate degree in Speech and Hearing Sciences from the University of Arizona and her Doctorate in Audiology (Au.D.) at the University of North Texas. Beth has up to date knowledge and experience in hearing loss, tinnitus management, and balance disorder testing and therapy. She is also very experienced in hearing aid evaluations, including proper selection, fitting, and adjustments. In addition, she also has experience in mapping cochlear implants and other implantable hearing devices.
RAMONA TOY, Nurse Practitioner
Ramona is the first nurse practitioner to join our Sonoran ENT family. She is a board-certified family nurse practitioner with clinical training in otolaryngology. She received her bachelors degree in nursing from the University of Wisconsin- Madison and worked as a registered nurse for eight years before graduating with her Masters degree from the University of Phoenix. She is able to treat pediatric, adult, and geriatric patients with acute and chronic conditions related to the ears, nose, and throat. She believes in always providing excellent, compassionate care and establishing good relationships with her patients.
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