Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

C. Richard Stasney, M.D., F.A.C.S.


Member of the Hall of Fame of the Bobby R. Alford Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Yale University, 1965
M.D., Baylor University College of Medicine, 1969
Otolaryngology Residency, Baylor College of Medicine, 1974

Academic Positions
Chair, Center for the Performing Arts - C. Richard Stasney Endowed Chair, The Methodist Hospital, 2004
Clinical Professor of Otorhinolaryngology, Weill Medical College - Cornell University, 2004
Elected Deputy Chief of Otolaryngology/ Head and Neck Surgery Service, The Methodist Hospital, 2002
Founding Director, The Van Lawrence Voice Institute at Baylor College of Medicine, 1990, and The Texas Voice Center, 1992
Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery, Texas A&M Health Science Center
Clinical Associate Professor of Otolaryngology, Baylor College of Medicine, 1976

Awards and Service
Board Member, The Texas State Board of Medical Examiners, 1988-1993
Distinguished Surgeon of the Year, Association of Operating Room Nurses of Greater Houston, 2007
Honor Award, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, 2004
Board of Directors, Museum of Health and Medical Science, 1998
Chair, Baylor College of Medicine President’s Council, 1984-1988
Board of Governors, American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, 1984-1988

Clinical and Research Interests: Voice disorders, laryngeal reflux, minifenestration type I thyroplasty, laryngoplasty