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Anthony Sheyn, MD

Anthony Sheyn, MD

  • Chief, Otolaryngology (ENT) Division, Surgery Department
  • Chair in Otolaryngology
  • UT Le Bonheur Pediatric Specialists




MD – University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH
Internship – Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center, Dearborn, MI
Residency – Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
Fellowship – Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Children’s Medical Center/University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX

University and Hospital Appointments

Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center
St. Jude Children’s Hospital, Adjunct Faculty
Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, Clinical Faculty

Selected Publications

C Smith B, George LC, F Svider P, Nebor I, Folbe AJ, Sheyn A, Johnson AP, Eloy JA. Rhinogenic headache in pediatric and adolescent patients: an evidence-based review. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2019 Jan 15. doi: 10.1002/alr.22268. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

Muller RG, Mamidala MP, Smith SH, Smith A, Sheyn A. Incidence, Epidemiology, and Outcomes of Pediatric Tracheostomy in the United States from 2000 to 2012. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018 Oct 23:194599818803598. doi: 10.1177/0194599818803598. [Epub ahead of print]

Yuhan BT, Svider PF, Mutchnick S, Sheyn A. Benign and Malignant Oral Lesions in Children and Adolescents: An Organized Approach to Diagnosis and Management. Sheyn A. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2018 Oct;65(5):1033-1050. doi: 10.1016/j.pcl.2018.05.013. Review.

Rhodes CB, Eid A, Muller G, Kull A, Head T, Mamidala M, Gillespie B, Sheyn A. Postoperative Monitoring Following Adenotonsillectomy for Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2018 Nov;127(11):783-790. doi: 10.1177/0003489418794700. Epub 2018 Sep 5.

Guys N, Ramsey T, Kandinov A, Svider PF, Jyung RW, Hong R, Sheyn A. Interplay Between Socioeconomic Status and Otitis Media Disease Burden in Resource-rich and Resource-poor Nations. Otol Neurotol. 2018 Oct;39(9):e817-e824. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0000000000001943.

Guys NP, Mir A, Svider PF, Sheyn A. Wet and wounded: Pediatric facial trauma from swimming and diving. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2018 Aug;111:153-157. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2018.06.009. Epub 2018 Jun 9.

Hanba C, Svider PF, Lai W, Raza SN, Sheyn A, Eloy JA, Folbe AJ. An investigation of operative outcomes: Pediatric invasive fungal sinusitis. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2017 Nov;102:142-147. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2017.09.009. Epub 2017 Sep 14.

Sheyn A, Naylor T, Lenes-Voit F, Berg E. Maxillary sinus mucoceles and other side effects of external-beam radiation in the pediatric patient: A cautionary tale. Ear Nose Throat J. 2017 Sep;96(9):E27-E28.

Smith A, Kull A, Thottam P, Sheyn A. Pyriform Aperture Stenosis: A Novel Approach to Stenting. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2017 Jun;126(6):451-454. doi: 10.1177/0003489417701935. Epub 2017 Apr 11.

Hanba C, Svider PF, Siegel B, Sheyn A, Shkoukani M, Lin HS, Raza SN. Pediatric Thyroidectomy. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 Feb;156(2):360-367. doi: 10.1177/0194599816677527. Epub 2016 Dec 20.

Gupta A, Svider PF, Rayess H, Sheyn A, Folbe AJ, Eloy JA, Zuliani G, Carron MA. Pediatric rhinoplasty: A discussion of perioperative considerations and systematic review. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2017 Jan;92:11-16. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2016.10.027. Epub 2016 Oct 26. Review.

Bangiyev JN, Govil N, Sheyn A, Haupert M, Thottam PJ. Novel Application of Steroid Eluting Stents in Choanal Atresia Repair: A Case Series. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2017 Jan;126(1):79-82. Epub 2016 Oct 7.

Hanba C, Bobian M, Svider PF, Sheyn A, Siegel B, Lin HS, Raza SN. Perioperative considerations and complications in pediatric parathyroidectomy. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2016 Dec;91:94-99. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2016.10.017. Epub 2016 Oct 15.

Smith A, Thimmappa V, Shepherd B, Ray M, Sheyn A, Thompson J. Invasive fungal sinusitis in the pediatric population: Systematic review with quantitative synthesis of the literature. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2016 Nov;90:231-235. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2016.09.019. Epub 2016 Sep 17. Review.

Naylor T, Sheyn A, Lenes-Voit F, Berg E. Isolated epiglottic lymphatic malformation in a 2-year-old: Diagnosis and treatment. Ear Nose Throat J. 2016 Sep;95(9):E28-9.

Hanba C, Svider PF, Shkoukani MA, Sheyn A, Jacob JT, Eloy JA, Folbe AJ. Pediatric pituitary resection: characterizing surgical approaches and complications. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2017 Jan;7(1):72-79. doi: 10.1002/alr.21840. Epub 2016 Sep 14.

Hanba C, Cox S, Bobian M, Svider PF, Gonik NJ, Shkoukani MA, Sheyn A. Consumer product ingestion and aspiration in children: A 15-year review. Laryngoscope. 2017 May;127(5):1202-1207. doi: 10.1002/lary.26216. Epub 2016 Sep 13. Review.

Lenes-Voit F, Sheyn A, Weinberger D. Congenital granular cell tumor in a child with tetralogy of Fallot. Ear Nose Throat J. 2016 Jul;95(7):264-6. No abstract available.

Svider PF, Bobian M, Hojjat H, Sheyn A, Zuliani G, Eloy JA, Folbe AJ. A chilling reminder: Pediatric facial trauma from recreational winter activities. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2016 Aug;87:78-82. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2016.05.025. Epub 2016 Jun 1.

Svider PF, Vong A, Sheyn A, Bojrab DI 2nd, Hong RS, Eloy JA, Folbe AJ. What are we putting in our ears? A consumer product analysis of aural foreign bodies. Laryngoscope. 2015 Mar;125(3):709-14. doi: 10.1002/lary.24935. Epub 2014 Oct 1.

Svider PF, Sheyn A, Folbe E, Sekhsaria V, Zuliani G, Eloy JA, Folbe AJ. How did that get there? A population-based analysis of nasal foreign bodies. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2014 Nov;4(11):944-9. doi: 10.1002/alr.21396. Epub 2014 Sep 15.

Rose C, Svider PF, Sheyn A, Meadows LN, Eloy JA, Coticchia J, Folbe AJ. Protecting the most vulnerable: litigation from pediatric otolaryngologic procedures and conditions. Laryngoscope. 2014 Sep;124(9):2161-6. doi: 10.1002/lary.24663. Epub 2014 Apr 29.

Nation J, Kaufman M, Allen M, Sheyn A, Coticchia J. Incidence of gastroesophageal reflux disease and positive maxillary antral cultures in children with symptoms of chronic rhinosinusitis. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2014 Feb;78(2):218-22. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2013.10.057. Epub 2013 Nov 24.

Sheyn A, Mayerhoff R, Svider PF, Giorgadze T, Montgomery PC, Mutchnik S, Coticchia J. Demonstration of the role of an implantable bioscaffold in airway reconstruction: a pilot study utilizing an animal model. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2014 Jan;78(1):82-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2013.10.059. Epub 2013 Nov 1

May JG, Shah P, Sachdeva L, Micale M, Kruper GJ, Sheyn A, Coticchia JM. Potential role of biofilms in deep cervical abscess. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2014 Jan;78(1):10-3. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2013.09.009. Epub 2013 Sep 1

McCormick ME, Sheyn A, Haupert M, Folbe AJ. Gastroesophageal reflux as a predictor of complications after adenotonsillectomy in young children. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2013 Sep;77(9):1575-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2013.07.012. Epub 2013 Aug 9.

McCormick ME, Sheyn A, Haupert M, Thomas R, Folbe AJ. Predicting complications after adenotonsillectomy in children 3 years old and younger. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2011 Nov;75(11):1391-4. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2011.07.035. Epub 2011 Sep 1.

Last update: January 2019