An active clinician and surgeon, Dr. Leopold sees patients with nasal, sinus and sense of smell concerns.
- Former Chairman of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
- Former Director of Rhinology Johns Hopkins Medical Center
- Board Certified
- Diplomat of the American Board of Otolaryngology
- Diplomat of the American Board of Facial Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery
- Fellow in the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
- Fellow in the American College of Surgeons
- Fellow in the American Rhinologic Society
- Past President, American Rhinologic Society
- Fellow in the Triologic Society
A leading international authority on the nose, sinus, and the sense of smell, Donald Leopold, M.D., F.A.C.S., has been on the UNMC faculty as professor and chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery since 1999.
Dr. Leopold received his undergraduate degree in engineering from the University of Michigan and his medical degree from Ohio State University. His otolaryngology residency training followed at the University of Iowa. He advanced his administrative skills by earning a Masters Degree in Business Administration from Johns Hopkins University.
While at the State University of New York Health Science Center in Syracuse, Dr. Leopold developed interests in the sense of smell and became a leader in the development of functional endoscopic sinus surgery. At Johns Hopkins, he expanded his research interests to include studies on chronic rhinosinusitis and neurodegenerative disorders that affect the sense of smell.
Dr. Leopold has published more than 100 articles and chapters on topics in his field. He serves on the editorial board or as a reviewer for multiple medical journals and lectures extensively, both nationally and internationally.
- Ear, Nose & Throat
- Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
- Oral and Maxillofacial Prosthetics
- Veterans Administration
Nasal, sinus, and sense of smell