Arthur S. Hengerer, M.D.

Arthur S. Hengerer, M.D.

Contact Information

University Otolaryngology Associates
2365 South Clinton Ave., Suite 200
Rochester, NY 14618

Appointment: (585) 758-5700

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Professional Bio

Dr. Hengerer, who has been practicing in Rochester since 1974, has practiced the full scope of general otolaryngology services, with a particular interest in pediatric otolaryngology. He served as chairman of the University of Rochester Medical Center's Division of Otolaryngology from 1981 to 2007.



Other areas of professional emphasis include diagnosis and management of pediatric airway disorders, subglottic and tracheal stenosis, otitis media, choanal atresia repair, adult and pediatric endoscopic sinus surgery, laser surgery for snoring and apnea, pharyngeal flap and palate surgery, and voice and laryngeal disorders.

Dr. Hengerer is a graduate of Westminster College and the Albany Medical College, and completed his residency training in otolaryngology at Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse. He completed his fellowship training in pediatric otolaryngology at Boston Children's Hospital and Beth Israel Hospital, also in Boston.

Patient Care Bio

Philosophy of Care
"To be available to the patient in the time of need. To offer excellent care which will answer questions in a professional manner and provide them with compassionate care, always respecting the person."




Dr. Hengerer, who has been practicing in Rochester since 1974, has practiced the full scope of general otolaryngology services, with a particular interest in pediatric otolaryngology. He has served as chairman of the University of Rochester Medical Center's Division of Otolaryngology from 1981 to 2007.

Other areas of professional emphasis include diagnosis and management of pediatric airway disorders, subglottic and tracheal stenosis, otitis media, choanal atresia repair, adult and pediatric endoscopic sinus surgery, laser surgery for snoring and apnea, pharyngeal flap and palate surgery, and voice and laryngeal disorders.

Dr. Hengerer is a graduate of Westminster College and the Albany Medical College, and completed his residency training in otolaryngology at Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse. He completed his fellowship training in pediatric otolaryngology at Boston Children's Hospital and Beth Israel Hospital, also in Boston.

Specialty Areas

• Pediatric Ear, Nose, and Throat Problems
• Pediatric Congenital Anomalies of Head and Neck
• Pediatric Airway Problems
• Hearing and Acute and Chronic Ear Problems
• Facial Trauma
• Laryngeal and Speech Problems
• Nasal and Sinus Problems
• Sleep Apnea and Snoring

Awards & Honors (Local)

The Best Doctors in America: Northeast Region 1996 - 1997
Fowler Award  Honorable Mention for Research In Choanal Atresia Thesis, Triologic Society 1994
Benjamin Shuster Award for Research in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Presented at the Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Meeting, Palm Beach, Florida 1972

Current Appointments

Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Otolaryngology (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Otolaryngology - American Board of Otolaryngology

Education

MD | Medicine | Albany Medical College1968
BS | Biology | Westminster College1964

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology at Boston Children s Hospital07/01/1973 - 06/1974
Residency in Otolaryngology at SUNY Syracuse Office of Graduate Medical Education07/01/1969 - 06/1973
Internship in Rotating at Rochester General Hospital07/01/1968 - 06/1969