David Chan, MD

Otolaryngology (ENT), Head and Neck Surgery, Endocrine Surgery | More

Clinical Associate of Surgery Director, Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at Ingalls

A clinically integrated network of physicians and providers employed by UChicago Medicine who offer care in inpatient, community, ambulatory, acute care or extended care settings.


David Chan, MD, specializes in the care of patients with disorders of the head and neck. His clinical interest encompasses the full range of ear, nose, and throat disorders with a special interest in advanced benign and malignant tumors of the head and neck. He has advanced training in head and neck cancer, microvascular (free flap) reconstruction, and facial plastic and reconstructive surgery.

Along with his clinical work, Dr. Chan is also committed to continued research in order to improve and advance care for head and neck patients. Dr. Chan’s work has been published in several peer-reviewed journals, including the Facial Plastic Surgery, Journal of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery and the Journal of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. He has also participated in mission trips to provide care to underserved countries, such as Kenya and the Dominican Republic.

Areas of Expertise

Medical Education

  • Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine


  • Indiana University Health


  • Indiana University Health

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare*
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2016

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Cantonese