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Jonathan W. Mellema, MD



    • Specialties: Otolaryngology (ENT)
    Biography
    I grew up in Willmar and moved back to Willmar area from Cincinnati, OH in 2005 to join Carris Health. I live in Spicer with my wife and two children Samuel and Lilly.
    Education
    • Medical School
      University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN
    • Internship
      General Surgery, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
    • Residency
      Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery, University of Cincinnati Medical School, Cincinnati, OH
  • Areas Of Interest

    Treating adult and pediatric patients with diseases of the head and neck, including a full range of medical and surgical treatment of:

    • Middle and inner ear disease
    • Hearing loss or ringing in the ears
    • Nasal obstruction
    • Sinus and allergy disease
    • Thyroid and parathyroid disorders
    • Neck masses
    • Chronic tonsillitis
    • Facial reconstruction
    • Vocal disorders (hoarseness)
    • Salivary gland and head & neck cancer
    • Snoring
    • Sleep apnea
    • Velopharyngeal insufficiency
    • Skin cancer

    Common surgical procedures include:

    • Ventilating ear tubes
    • Middle ear reconstruction
    • Chronic ear disease
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Septoplasy
    • Rhinoplasty
    • Endoscopic sinus surgery
    • Uvulopalatoplasty (for snoring)
    • Sleep Apnea surgery
    • Endocrine Surgery (thyroid and parathyroid)
    • Salivary gland surgery (parotid and submandibular glands)
    • Neck and voice surgeries
    • Head and neck cancer.
  • Professional Memberships
    • American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery
    • Minnesota Medical Association
    • American Medical Association
    • Minnesota Academy of Otolaryngology