Richard Isaacs MD – A Leading Name in the World of Otolaryngology

Are you familiar with the word “Otolaryngology”? If not, then let us make this word clear to you. This word is summed up from four words, comprising otic (ear), olfactory (nose related), larynx (related to the throat) and logy (the study of all these). In simple words, this refers to the care and medical study of problems and diseases that are related to ENT.

Otolarynologic method used for tumors

There is a big connection between eyes, nose, throat, neck and head. All are related to each other that means if one organ is having a problem, the other will suffer automatic. If you are suffering from problems related to the mentioned organs, then all you need is the assistance of a professional ENT specialist like Richard Isaacs MD.

Who is Richard Isaacs MD?

He is a reputable ENT specialist, who have won many awards and popular in the field of Otolaryngology. Dr. Richard is a name who specializes in Head and Neck Surgical Oncology. He is well versed in performing maxillofacial surgery, nasal, orbital as well as parathyroid and thyroid surgery.

His role and functions

Dr. Richard joined Kaiser Permanente in the year 1995. He plays a role as a regional resource for the management of advanced head and neck tumors. Moreover, he provides otolaryngologic approach for the skull base tumors.

He is trained in Reconstructive and facial surgery and he is well trained in performing Rhytidectomy, rhinoplasty, Otoplasty and Blepharoplasty. Richard is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons as well as the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck.


Richard Isaacs MD has received his Bsc degree with flying colors from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. He has accomplished his Honors in Doctor of Medicine degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. As far as his Otolaryngology training is concerned, he received the degree in New York at the Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital.

From Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and The University of California, Davis, Richard have received additional Head and Neck Oncologic and Skull Base Surgical training. He has also acquired a graduation degree in 2004 in Business Advanced Leadership Program. Also, CHCF Advanced Leadership Program from the University of California, San Francisco.


Dr. Richard Isaacs MD is affiliated with a number of hospitals. He has received many awards such as-

  • For his scientific work on skull base, he have received the American Academy of Otolaryngology Presidential Award.

  • Received award for Surgical Approaches to Distal Carotid Artery Aneurisms

  • Gained recognition as a top doctor by the American Consumer Reports survey of American Physicians.

  • National Top Physician chosen by Key Professionals Organization of super doctors.

He is actively involved in the field of medical education and also a surgical instructor for the residency program and a director of the Otolaryngology Residency Journal Club. He also have published an array of articles in many national publications. Additionally, at the University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, he functions as a Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology.