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Practice areas

  • Ear, Nose and Throat (Otolaryngology)
  • Endocrine Cancer Team
  • Head and Neck Cancer Team
  • Head and Neck Surgery

Faculty rank

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Clinic information

Clinical interests

  • Cranial Base Surgery
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer (Throat Cancer)
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery
  • Thyroid Cancer



St. Joseph University, School of Medicine, Beirut, Lebanon


St. Joseph University, School of Medicine, Beirut, Lebanon


Rhinology, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore
Head and Neck Oncology/Skull Base Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento

Additional information


My name is Rony K. Aouad; I join UK Otolaryngology with advanced training in head and neck oncologic and skull-base surgeries. My main focus is skull-base surgeries.

I completed medical school and a residency at Saint Joseph University School of Medicine in Lebanon. I also completed a a rhinology fellowship at Union Memorial in Baltimore and a head and neck oncology/skull base surgery fellowship at the University of California-Davis.


  1. Huang C, Radabaugh JP, Aouad RK, Lin Y, Gal TJ, Patel AB, Valentino J, Shang Y, Yu G.
    Noncontact diffuse optical assessment of blood flow changes in head and neck free tissue transfer flaps.
    J Biomed Opt. 2015 Jul;20(7):075008.
  2. Pleitz JL, Patel AB, Spires SE, Anderson FL, Aouad RK.
    A mass on the nasal dorsum. Sebaceous carcinoma (SC) of the nose.
    JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 Mar;140(3):267-8.