Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
Areas of expertise:
- Post head and neck cancer reconstruction
- Voice and swallowing disorders; phonosurgery
- Treating the professional voice
L. Arick Forrest, MD, is the Vice Chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology, Resident Program Director, and serves as the Director of The Ohio State University Voice and Swallowing Disorders Clinic. His clinical interests focus on post head and neck cancer reconstruction. Dr. Forrest’s research interests revolve around voice disorders and treating the professional voice. He co-founded the Voice & Swallowing Disorders Clinic at OSU in 1994. Dr. Forrest has numerous publications and presentations to his credit and is one of a handful of specially trained phonosurgeons in the United States.