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Chandler's family is grateful for the care she received at UNC.

Chandler’s Story

Chandler is sometimes asked about the "mark” on her neck. Her parents call it a blessing, a reminder of the life-saving care she received at UNC.

Airway Team

Meet the Pediatric Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery Physicians

Carlton J. Zdanski, MD

Carlton J. Zdanski, MD

Division Chief, Pediatric Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery
Surgical Director, North Carolina Children's Airway Center

Pediatric otolaryngology, reconstructive airway surgery, cochlear implantation, microtia repair, cleft palate, Velopharyngeal Insufficiency, pediatric head and neck masses.

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Jaime Doody, MD

Jaime Doody, MD

Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology

Pediatric Ear, Nose and Throat.

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Amelia F. Drake, MD

Amelia F. Drake, MD

Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, UNC School of Medicine
Director, UNC Craniofacial Center
Newton D. Fischer Distinguished Professor

Pediatric Surgery

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Lauren Kilpatrick, MD

Lauren Leeper, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatric Surgery

Pediatric Surgery, Pediatric Ear, Nose and Throat.

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Wade G. McClain, DO

Wade G. McClain, DO

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Pediatric Otolaryngology.

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Austin S. Rose, MD

Austin S. Rose, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery

Pediatric Surgery
Pediatric Ear, Nose and Throat.

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Ask for a Referral

Urgent referrals should be made directly to the on-call physician of in the Division of Pediatric Pulmonology or Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery through the UNC Consultation Center at 800-862-6264 or via the hospital operator at 984-974-1000

All other referrals can call the UNC Children’s Airway Center at 919-843-6858 to coordinate a referral. Faxed referrals can be sent to 919-966-6179 Attn: UNC Children’s Airway Center.

Contact Us

If you have questions about your child's appointments, need to reschedule, or want a referral, please contact the N.C. Children's Airway Center's administrative coordinator, Mandy Gee, at 919-843-6858.

Mailing address:
N.C. Children's Airway Center
Campus Box 7217
Chapel Hill, NC 27514-7217

Fax: 919-966-6179

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