Steven Sims, MD, FACS (PANELIST)

Francis L. Lederer Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Dr. Sims attended Yale College, Yale University School of Medicine and completed his residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital. After a research fellowship at NIH in Neurolaryngology and Voice Disorders, he completed a clinical fellowship in Laryngology and Care of the Professional Voice at the Vanderbilt Voice Center. He is currently an Associate Professor at the University of Illinois, Eye and Ear Infirmary. He was appointed during the Obama Administration to the advisory board for the National Institute on Deafness and Communication Disorders. Areas of expertise include Neurolaryngology, Gender Confirmation Voice Procedures, Laryngeal Robotic Surgery and Performing Arts Medicine.