Norman D Hogikyan, MD, FACS
Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and Section Head and Associate Chair
Professor of Music, School of Music, Theatre & Dance
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery
1500 E. Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109

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Norman D Hogikyan, MD, FACS
  • About
  • Qualifications
  • Center Memberships
  • Research Overview
  • Recent Publications
  • About

    Dr. Hogikyan is professor and associate chairman of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at the University of Michigan Medical School, and professor of music at the U-M School of Music, Theatre and Dance. He serves as chief of the division of laryngology and director of the University of Michigan Vocal Health Center. He is a sub-specialist in laryngology and clinical medical ethics.

    Dr. Hogikyan received his bachelor of science degree in cellular and molecular biology from the University of Michigan, magna cum laude, and Phi Beta Kappa in 1982. He graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School cum laude, alpha omega alpha, and with distinction in research in 1988. While in medical school he received a prestigious Howard Hughes Medical Institute-National Institutes of Health research fellowship and spent a year doing molecular genetics research at the National Institutes of Health. His residency in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery was at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, and his fellowship in laryngology was under Dr. Robert Bastian at Loyola University of Chicago. Dr. Hogikyan joined the University of Michigan faculty in 1995. Most recently, he undertook a fellowship in clinical medical ethics at the University of Chicago MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, where he graduated in 2019.

    • Clinical Fellow
      Loyola University Chicago, Laryngology and voice Disorders, 1995
    • Residency
      Washington University in St. Louis, Otolaryngology, 1994
    • Internship
      William Beaumont Hospital, General Surgery, 1989
    • Research Fellow
      National Institutes of Health, Medical Research, 1986
    • MD
      University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1988
    • BS
      University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1982
    Center Memberships
    • Center Member
      Center for Bioethics and Social Sciences in Medicine
    Research Overview

    Dr. Hogikyan’s laryngologic research interests include measurement of voice-related quality of life (V-RQOL), laryngeal paralysis, subglottic stenosis, and respiratory papillomatosis. His ethics-related research interests include the doctor-patient relationship, trust in the surgeon-patient relationship, and ethical considerations for patients with communication disorders.

    Dr. Hogikyan’s clinical interests include all types of voice disorders, as well as airway and swallowing problems. He founded the University of Michigan Vocal Health Center in 1996, including a multidisciplinary clinic for occupational and professional voice users. He also serves as faculty with the Michigan Medicine Clinical Ethics Program.

    Recent Publications See All Publications
    • Journal Article
      Impact of Serial Intralesional Steroid Injections on Idiopathic Subglottic Stenosis.
      Hoffman MR, Patro A, Huang L-C, Chen S-C, Berry LD, Gelbard A, Francis DO, North American Airway Collaborative . Laryngoscope, 2023 Sep; 133 (9): 2255 - 2263. DOI:10.1002/lary.30449
      PMID: 36286239
    • Journal Article
      Function-Preserving Tailored Open Partial Laryngectomy for Chondrosarcoma of the Thyroid Ala: A Case Report.
      Farlow JL, Hogikyan ND, Morrison RJ. OTO Open, 2023 7 (3): e72 DOI:10.1002/oto2.72
      PMID: 37674625
    • Journal Article
      Comparative Treatment Outcomes for Idiopathic Subglottic Stenosis: 5-Year Update.
      Tierney WS, Huang L-C, Chen S-C, Berry LD, Anderson C, Amin MR, Benninger MS, Blumin JH, Bock JM, Bryson PC, Castellanos PF, Clary MS, Cohen SM, Crawley BK, Dailey SH, Daniero JJ, de Alarcon A, Donovan DT, Edell ES, Ekbom DC, Fink DS, Franco RA, Garrett CG, Guardiani EA, Hillel AT, Hoffman HT, Hogikyan ND, Howell RJ, Johns MM, Kasperbauer JL, Khosla SM, Kinnard C, Kupfer RA, Langerman AJ, Lentz RJ, Lorenz RR, Lott DG, Makani SS, Maldonado F, Matrka L, McWhorter AJ, Merati AL, Mori M, Netterville JL, O'Dell K, Ongkasuwan J, Postma GN, Reder LS, Rohde SL, Richardson BE, Rickman OB, Rosen CA, Rohlfing M, Rutter MJ, Sandhu GS, Schindler JS, Schneider GT, Shah RN, Sikora AG, Sinard RJ, Smith ME, Smith LJ, Soliman AMS, Sveinsdóttir S, Veivers D, Verma SP, Weinberger PM, Weissbrod PA, Wootten CT, Shyr Y, Francis DO, Gelbard A. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, 2023 Jun; 168 (6): 1570 - 1575. DOI:10.1002/ohn.190
      PMID: 36939627
    • Journal Article
      Examining Use and Effectiveness of Teletherapy for Patients with Dysphonia.
      Smith JD, McConville K, Tiner MK, Baldner EF, Rosenberg M, Kupfer RA, Hogikyan ND, Morrison RJ. J Voice, 2023 Feb 28; DOI:10.1016/j.jvoice.2023.01.034
      PMID: 36863957
    • Journal Article
      Effect of Augmentative Technology on Communication and Quality of Life After Tracheostomy or Total Laryngectomy.
      Haring CT, Farlow JL, Leginza M, Vance K, Blakely A, Lyden T, Hoesli RC, Neal MEH, Brenner MJ, Hogikyan ND, Morrison RJ, Casper KA. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, 2022 Dec; 167 (6): 985 - 990. DOI:10.1177/01945998211013778
      PMID: 34060949
    • Journal Article
      COVID-19 Vaccines and Professional Obligations for Otolaryngologists.
      Hogikyan ND, Shuman AG. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, 2022 Jul; 167 (1): 1 - 2. DOI:10.1177/01945998221086855
      PMID: 35290137
    • Journal Article
      Laryngotracheobronchial Amyloidosis: Patterns of Presentation and Management.
      Dermody SM, Campagnaro EL, Kupfer RA, Hogikyan ND, Morrison RJ. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol, 2022 Jul; 131 (7): 737 - 742. DOI:10.1177/00034894211042772
      PMID: 34459282
    • Journal Article
      Barriers to Gender Affirmation Voice Care for Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Patients,
      Brazina SA, Hochfelder CG, Fischer IP, McConville KM, Gostlin J, Hogikyan ND, Kupfer RA, Morrison RJ. International Journal of Transgender Health, 2022 Jun 1;