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Robert F. Yellon, MD

Job Title Co-Director, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology
Job Title Professor of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-5460 Phone

Education and Training

Medical School:

1986 State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY


1991 University of Connecticut, Farmington, CT


1992 Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA


  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • American Medical Association
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Otolaryngology


  • 2011-2012 Best Doctors in America
  • 2010 Triological Society Eastern Section Vice President Citation
  • 2009-2010 Best Doctors in America
  • 2007-2008 Best Doctors in America
  • 2005-2006 Best Doctors in America
  • 2003-2004 Best Doctors in America
  • 2003 American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Honor Service Award
  • 2001 Best Doctors in America – Pittsburgh Magazine
  • 2001 Lifetime Member – American Registry of Who’s Who
  • 1985 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society


  • Yellon RF.  Atresiaplasty versus BAHA for congenital aural atresia (Trio BP). Laryngoscope 2011; 121(1):2-3.
  • Yellon RF, Branstetter BF 4th.  Prospective blinded study of computed tomography in congenital aural atresia. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2010; 74(11):1286-1291.
  • Yellon RF. Congenital external auditory canal stenosis and partial atretic plate. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2009; 73(11):1545-9.
  • Yellon RF.  Combined atresiaplasty and tragal reconstruction for microtia and congenital aural atresia.  Thesis for the American Laryngological, Rhinological and Otological Society.  Laryngoscope 2009; 119(2):245-54.
  • Yellon RF. Bone anchored hearing aid in children--prevention of complications. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2007; 71(5):823-6. Epub 2007 Feb 20.
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July 2, 2014
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July 2, 2014