UHealth - University of Miami Health System

E-mail a Friend

Ramzi Younis, M.D., FAAP, FACS

General Information

Ramzi  Younis, M.D., FAAP, FACS



  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Otolaryngology)
  • Otolaryngology



Clinical Areas

Sinus and nasal disease / sinus surgery

airway reconstruction

ear infections and disorders

tonsils and adenoids

pediatric sleep disorders


  • American Board of Otolaryngology


  • Director, Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Professor - Pediatric Otolaryngology

Research Interests

pediatric sinusitis

pediatric laryngotracheal stenosis and airway anomalies

pediatric ear infections and hearing loss


  • Younis RT. Editor: ORL Journal Special Issue: Tonsillectomy in Children: 69(6)327-380; 2007.
  • Reyes SA, Younis RT: Improving the penetration of ototopicals through tympanostomy tubes: Role of surfactants. Published International journal of Pediatric Otolaryngology, November 2007.
  • Sargi Z, Younis RT. Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy Techniques: Past, Present and Future. Journal for ORL 2007,Vol.69: 331-335.
  • Sargi Z, Younis RT. Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Current Management. ORL Journal 2007;Vol. 69:340-344.
  • Francisco PG, Younis RT, et al: Management of pediatric airway granular cell tumor: Role of laryngotracheal reconstruction. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology; Vol. 70, 957-963. June 2006.
  • Younis RT, Editor. Textbook: Pediatric Sinusitis and Sinus Surgery. Taylor and Francis Publishing Group. New York, NY. 1-259. Published, January 2006.
  • Smith LP, Smullen JL, Younis RT. Differential penetration of ototopicals and water through tympanostomy tubes. Laryngoscope. 115(8):1367-70; August 2005.
  • Collins WO, Younis RT, Garcia MT. Extramedullary hematopiesis of the paranasal sinuses in sickle cell disease. Otolaryngology Head Neck Surg. (6):954-6 June 2005.


Best Doctors in America


American University of Beirut
American University of Beirut Medical Center
American University of Beirut
Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center

E-mail a Friend