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Chairman's Welcome

Dr. Joehassin Cordero

The Department of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock is our newest and quickly growing, academic department.  Our clinical expertise includes all sub-specialty areas of Otolaryngology-HNS, including head and neck oncological and thyroid surgery, laryngology/voice disorders, neurotology/otology, pediatric otolaryngology, rhinology and facial plastics/reconstruction/facial trauma. 

The outpatient clinical practice is based at the Texas Tech Physicians Medical Pavilion.  University Medical Center is our main inpatient hospital and the only West Texas Level 1 trauma center.  Our practice also includes Covenant Medical Center and Covenant Children’s Hospital. 

Dr. Joehassin Cordero is the Chairman for the Department of Otolaryngology-HNS.  Dr. Cordero is a tenured professor and has served as Chair since 2015. 

“Our vision is to provide excellent clinical care and training to the next generation of otolaryngologists”.

Dr. Joehassin Cordero, M.D., FACS
Professor and Chairman
Department of Otolaryngology