Robert C. O'Reilly, MD, FACS
Robert Carlos O'Reilly, MD is Chief, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology and Director of the Pediatric Balance and Vestibular Disorders Laboratory at the Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children and Nemours Biomedical Research Department. He is Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Otolaryngology at Thomas Jefferson University and a full-time pediatric Neurotologic surgeon at AI duPont Hospital for Children.
Dr. O'Reilly is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson University Medical School (1990) and completed residency in Otolaryngology at the same institution. He completed a fellowship in Neurotology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and is board certified in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery. Dr. O'Reilly basic science and research publications have included techniques of otologic surgery and disorders of the cochlea and vestibular systems. He has presented his work at national and international meetings and currently holds appointed positions for several of the major journals in his specialty. Dr. O'Reilly's current research includes assessment of balance dysfunction in pediatric patients with Chiari Type I malformation, assessment of static and dynamic balance in pediatric vestibulopathy, the role of gastroesophageal reflux disease in otitis media, ophthalmic disorders in genetic hearing loss, and techniques of prevention of pediatric ototoxicity.