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David H. Chi, MD

Job Title Director, Hearing Center
Job Title Associate Professor of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-5460 Phone
412-692-5701 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

1997 University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI


2002 University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA


2004 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA


  • American Academy Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Foundation Inc.
  • Society for Ear, Nose, & Throat Advances in Children, Inc.
  • American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • American College of Surgeons, Fellow

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Otolaryngology


  • 2007, 2009 Best Doctors in America
  • 2008 Who’s Who in America
  • 2006, 2007 Praise from Patients, Certificate of Recognition, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC 


  • Silva RC, Chi DH. Successful management of a tracheo-innominate fistula in a 7-year-old child. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2010.
  • Rodriguez KD, Sun GH, Pike F, Mandel EM, Casselbrant ML, Chi DH. Post-Tonsillectomy bleeding in children with von Willebrand disease:  A single-institution experience. Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. 2010.
  • Sharma A, Ruscetta MN, Chi DH. Ophthalmologic findings in children with sensorineural hearing loss. Archives of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery. 2009.
  • Simons JP, Ruscetta MN, Chi DH. Sensorineural hearing impairment in children with Chiari I malformation. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2008.
  • Sckolnick JS, Mantle BA, Li J, Chi DH. Pediatric Myringoplasty: Factors That Affect Success – A Retrospective Study.  Laryngoscope. 2008

Active Research Projects / Grants

  • Development of Neuronal Circuits in the Auditory System
  • Measuring Device and Method of Measuring (trachea narrowing)
  • Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC Hearing Center Patient Registry


Last Update
July 2, 2014
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Last Update
July 2, 2014