Ernest E. Mhoon, MD

Professor of Surgery

An expert in the treatment of ear disorders, Dr. Ernest Mhoon has a vast amount of experience in treating general problems affecting the nose, throat, head and neck. He uses innovative implants for hearing loss and radiofrequency ablation and laser surgery for sleep apnea and other upper airway obstructions.

In addition to his clinical work, he regularly reviews articles for journals, such as the Archives of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. He has served on the National Institutes of Health's Scientific Programs Advisory Committee.

Dr. Mhoon is regularly listed as one of the nation's top doctors in several national publications.

Practice Locations

Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine
5758 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice


Board Certification


Medical School

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Internship and Residency

The University of Chicago Medicine


American Academy of Otolaryngology
American College of Surgeons
Chicago Laryngological and Otological Society

Language Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-6143

Office Fax

(773) 702-6809

Office Postal Address

Ernest E. Mhoon, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 1035
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

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Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Mhoon's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.