Fuad Baroody, MD, is an expert pediatric head and neck surgeon who specializes in allergic rhinitis, sinusitis and other pediatric disorders, including recurrent ear infections, airway narrowing and obstructive sleep apnea. He is regularly featured in the Chicago metro area top doctors publications and listed as one of the "Best Doctors in America" by Best Doctors Inc.

He is a reviewer for and on the editorial boards of several peer-reviewed journals, including Otolaryngology-Head and Neck SurgeryArchives of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck SurgeryLaryngoscope;Annals of Allergy, Asthma, and ImmunologyJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology; and American Journal of Rhinology. Dr. Baroody has written more than 100 peer-reviewed scientific articles and 25 book chapters on allergic diseases. He also co-edited a textbook that offers a comprehensive review of the current causes and treatments available for chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS). A gifted speaker, he has been invited to give lectures across the country and around the world.

Dr. Baroody's research interests include various treatment options for allergic rhinitis and sinusitis, and investigations into the causes of obstructive sleep apnea in children. His previous research has been funded by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.

Areas of Expertise

Education

American University of Beirut

Additional Education

  • Internship: American University of Beirut Medical Center
  • Residency: American University of Beirut Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Johns Hopkins Health System

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Chicago Laryngological and Otological Society
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology
  • American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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Comer Children's Hospital - Hyde Park

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UChicago Medicine Comer Childrens Merrillville

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At a Glance

Practicing Since1992

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology

Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • French
  • English