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Heather Koehn, MD, MMHC

Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Pediatric Otolaryngology Division
Medical College of Georgia
Augusta University



Heather Koehn, MD, MMHC, FAAP is an Assistant Professor of Pediatric Otolaryngology at Augusta University’s Children’s Hospital of Georgia. Dr. Koehn earned her undergraduate degree at the Creighton University and her medical degree at the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill. She completed her residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Virginia, followed by a fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology at Vanderbilt University.  She has also completed a master’s degree in healthcare management (MMHC) from Vanderbilt’s Owen Graduate School of Management.  Her clinical interests include all aspects of Pediatric Otolaryngology, with a focus on craniofacial care including cleft lip and palate, as well as airway, speech, and swallowing disorders as a member of the Craniofacial Team.  She also serves as the Otolaryngology Medical Student Clerkship Director.

Clinical Interests

Pediatric Craniofacial Reconstruction including Cleft Lip, Cleft Palate, Micrognathia, Retrognathia
Pediatric Speech, Swallowing and Voice Disorders
Lymphovascular Malformations
Pediatric Head and Neck Masses and Thyroid Surgery

Research Interests

Pediatric speech and swallowing
Pediatric voice outcomes
Global Health: Humanitarian Efforts in Otolaryngology


Pediatric Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery
Pediatric ENT and Facial Plastic Surgery