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Sleep Surgery

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The Division of Sleep Surgery physicians provide a regional resource for the surgical treatment of sleep disordered breathing (a term that encompasses primary snoring to severe obstructive sleep apnea). The Division, working with other physicians involved in sleep medicine, strives to provide state-of-the-art therapy by offering advanced procedural and surgical services to patients suffering from sleep disordered breathing.

The Division physicians have special expertise in the latest technologies directed at sleep disordered breathing ranging from imaging and endoscopic modalities allowing the correct diagnosis the site of airway turbulence/obstruction to Pillar Implantation and tongue base advancement.

Division Contact:

Eugene Chio MDEugene Chio, MD
Director, Sleep Medicine Division
Phone: (614)-366-ENTS
Fax: (614) 293-9698
Brad deSilva, MDBrad W. deSilva, MD
Phone: (614) 366-9336
Fax: (614) 366-4345
Garth Essig Jr., MDGarth Essig, MD
Phone: (614) 366-ENTS
Fax: (614) 293-7027
Minka Schofield, MD
Phone: (614) 685-9909
Fax: (614) 293-7027


Contact any of our OSU ENT offices to set up an appointment with one of our dedicated staff. Turn to OSU ENT for your ear, nose and throat doctor in and around Columbus, Ohio.