MARCI J. PUGNALE, M.D.

Marci J. Pugnale, M.D.

 

BOARD CERTIFICATION

Board Certified by the American Academy of Otolaryngology
Member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Member of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology

Marci J. Pugnale, M.D. is a Chicago native, and received her undergraduate degree at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She graduated from medical school at Rush Medical College in Chicago in 2007. She then completed an Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Residency at the University of Cincinnati in Ohio. She went on to obtain advanced training, completing a Pediatric Otolaryngology fellowship at Children's National Medical Center in Washington, D.C.

Dr. Pugnale has received extensive training in all subspecialty areas of our field, with a special concentration in Pediatric ENT concerns, including sleep apnea, chronic sinus disease, recurrent ear infections, hearing loss, congenital disorders of the head and neck, recurrent tonsillitis, head and neck masses and velopharyngeal insufficiency. Additionally, she has a strong interest in the treatment of pediatric complex airway disease with open and endoscopic techniques.

Dr. Pugnale is board-certified by the American Academy of Otolaryngology and is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery as well as the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology. She has participated in surgical mission work in Haiti, has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed ENT journals and presented her work at national Otolaryngology meetings.