Ear, Nose and Throat Specialists of Wisconsin

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Locations in Appleton, Berlin, Chilton, Menasha, Neenah and Oshkosh

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Care Team

Robert B. Prehn, M.D.

Robert B. Prehn, M.D., FAAOA

Education

  • Board Certified in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy
  • Membership in the American Academy of Rhinology
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology
  • Member of American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy (AAOA)
  • Member of American Rhinologic Society (ARS)
  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Residency in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, 1992-1996
  • Rush-Presbyterian - St. Luke's Medical Center, General Surgery    Internship, 1991-1992
  • University of Wisconsin Medical School M.D., 1991
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison B.S. in Zoology and Parasitology, 1987

Professional Interests

  • Sinus Surgery
  • Allergy
  • Ear surgery
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology

Personal

Dr. Prehn was born and raised in Wausau, Wisconsin.  He and his wife, Denise Prehn, M.D. moved to Fox Valley in 1996.  They have three daughters. He sees patients in Oshkosh, Neenah and Menasha.

Chris Keller, MD

Chris J. Keller, M.D.

Education

  • Board Certified in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology, 1996
  • Medical Center Hospital of Vermont\Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, NH    Residency in Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, 1990-1995.
  • Medical Center Hospital of Vermont Burlington, VT. General Surgery Internship, 1989-1990
  • University of Wisconsin Medical School M.D., 1989
  • University of Notre Dame B.S. in Pre-Professional Studies in 1985

Professional Interests

  • Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Swallowing Disorders

Personal

Dr. Keller is from Brookfield, WI. He moved to Fox Valley in June of 1999. He sees patients in Oshkosh and Berlin. Dr. Keller is married with three daughters.

Robert J. Bechard, M.D.

Robert J. Bechard, M.D.

Education

  • Board Certified in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology,  1995
  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Residency in Otolaryngology    - Head and Neck Surgery, 1990-1994
  • Gundersen Medical Foundation - Lutheran Hospital, LaCrosse, WI, General    Surgery Internship, 1989-1990
  • University of Wisconsin Medical School M.D., 1989
  • Ripon College, B.A. in Chemistry, Chemistry-Biology, 1984

Professional  Interests

  • Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology

Personal

Dr. Bechard is originally from Appleton, Wisconsin.  He has practiced in the Fox Valley since completing his residency in 1994. Dr. Bechard is married and has one son and lives in Oshkosh.   He sees patients in Oshkosh and Neenah.

Larry Burton, MD

Larry K. Burton, Jr., MD

Education

  • Board Certified in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  • Board Certified by American Board of Otolaryngology, 2004
  • Instructor of Otorhinolaryngology, Mayo Medical School, 2002-03
  • Residency in Otorhinolaryngology, Mayo Clinic, 1999-03
  • Surgery Internship, Mayo Clinic, 1998-99
  • Medical School, University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, M.D., 1998
  • Undergraduate School, University of Missouri - Kansas City, B.A., with distinction (Music), 1985

Professional Interests

  • Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery
  • Allergy
  • Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Hearing Restorative Surgery
  • Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
  • Empowering patients to make cost-effective healthcare decisions.

Personal

Dr. Burton was born in Houston, Texas and comes to the Fox Valley after having lived and worked in Missouri, Germany, and Minnesota. He attended the University of Missouri - Columbia School of Medicine where he was valedictorian of his graduating class. He was elected Resident Teacher of the Year in the Department of Otorhinolaryngology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He is married with two grown children. He sees patients in Neenah and is Chair of the Department of Surgery at Children's Hospital - Fox Valley.

Larry Burton, MD

Gregory J. Swanson, MD, PhD

Education

  • Board Certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy
  • Medical degree from Rush Medical College in Chicago
  • Internship, residency and fellowship in otolaryngology, head and neck surgery at Wayne State University in Detroit, Mich.

Professional Interests

  • Provides the full spectrum of ear, nose and throat care
  • Sino-Nasal Disorders
  • Facial Trauma
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hay Fever (Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis)
  • Smell Disorders
  • Sinus Disease
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Allergy
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Deviated Septum
  • Allergies
  • Polyps
  • Tumors
  • Snoring
  • Sinus Infection (Sinusitis)
  • Voice Disorders

Personal

Dr Swanson is originally from Minneapolis, MN and received his MD and PhD degrees from Rush University in Chicago. He moved to the Fox Valley in 2002 after completing his residency and research fellowship in Detroit. He and his family live in Appleton, completing his tour of the NFC North. He sees patients in Appleton, Neenah, Oshkosh and Chilton.

Todd A. Meyer, DO, FAAOA

Todd A. Meyer, DO, FAAOA

Education

  • Board Certified in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy
  • Medical degree from Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, Pomona, Calif.
  • Residency in Otolaryngology, head and neck surgery/facial plastic surgery at the Bi-County Community Hospital, Michigan State University in Detroit.

Professional Interests

  • Provides comprehensive care for the full spectrum of ear, nose, throat and related conditions
  • Specially trained to perform robotic surgery, a highly advanced, minimally invasive surgical technique
  • Dermabrasion
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Allergy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Laser Resurfacing

Personal

Prior to moving to the Appleton area in 2006, Dr. Meyer had the privilege of serving active duty in various duty assignments in the United States Navy stationed in Portsmouth, VA. There he was picked by his colleagues as the Resident instructor of the year in 2005 and was awarded Junior Officer of the Command Award. He and his wife enjoy spending time with friends and family, going to the Cheeseburger festival in Caseville, MI every fall. He especially looks forward to spending time with his dogs and playing soccer. Dr. Meyer sees patients in Appleton and Neenah.

Cheryl Pucci, NP

Lira Martinez, PA-C, MS

Education

  • NCCPA Board Certified
  • Medical Degree – University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI
  • Master’s Degree – University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
  • Bachelor’s Degree – College of Charleston, Charleston, SC

Professional Interests

As a Certified Physician Assistant for Ear, Nose and Throat Specialists of Wisconsin, Lira provides comprehensive care to patients of all ages. As a member of our medical team, her goal is to provide high-quality patient care. She takes the time to listen and to get to know you.

Personal

Outside of work I enjoy spending time with family, living a healthy lifestyle and traveling.

Kasey Boerner, MSN, RN, FNP-BC (APNP)

Kasey Boerner, MSN, RN, FNP-BC (APNP)

Education

  • ANCC Board Certified
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Master of Science, Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner, 2010
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Bachelor of Science, Nursing, 2003
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, Bachelor of Science, Biology, 2001

Professional Interests

Kasey enjoys interacting with patients all of ages.  Her interests include a variety of ENT related conditions including vertigo, hearing loss, otitis externa, otitis media, sinusitis and rhinitis.

Personal

Kasey originally from Stevens Point, WI and moved to the Fox Valley in 2001.  She is married with two children.  She sees patients at the Oshkosh and Neenah locations.

Ear, Nose and Throat Specialists of Wisconsin serves the greater Fox Cities region with seven convenient locations in Appleton, Berlin, Chilton, Menasha, Neenah and Oshkosh (2).

Call 1-800-435-4851 for your consultation.