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Timothy T. K. Jung, MD, PhD, FACS

Department of surgery
Division of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery
Loma Linda University Medical Center
11234 Anderson Street, Room 2586A
Loma Linda, California 92354

Current position:

Associate professor of surgery, otolaryngology-head and neck surgery

Director, otolaryngology research, Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans Affairs Medical Center


Medical school:

Loma Linda University School of Medicine



University of Minnesota Medical School



American Board of Otolaryngology 1981


Hospital appointments:

Loma Linda University Medical Center

Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Riverside County Regional Medical Center

Redlands Community Hospital


Society memberships:

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

American Medical Association

California Medical Association

The Triological Society

North American Skull Base Society

Association for Research in Otolaryngology

Society of University Otolaryngologists

American Academy of Otolaryngology -Head and Neck Surgery

San Bernardino County Medical Society



Edmund Prince Fowler Award

Honor Awards for Services - AAO-HNS

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society


Dr. Jung is responsible for the otology training of our residents and he assists them in surgery at the Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans Affairs Medical Center on a weekly basis. In addition, he supervises their temporal bone dissection bench work at the temporal bone lab at the VA Hospital. He directs and supervises the residents in their efforts in basic research projects. Within the past five years Dr. Jung has over 35 manuscripts published in scientific journals. He has over 10 research grants and has research projects in "Inflammatory Mediatros in Otitis Media and Inner Ear Function" and "Ciliary Abnormality and Dysfunction in the Pathogenesis of Radiation Induced Otitis Media with Effusion". Dr. Jung is also featured in Who's Who in America, in the West, Science and Technology, and World.

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