DR. MELISSA MCBRIEN
Dr. McBrien completed both her undergraduate and medical education at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. She went on to an internship in General Surgery at the University of Michigan, and completed her Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery residency at Northwestern University in Chicago. She has also had further training in endoscopic sinus surgery for children and adults.
She has done research in both medical and surgical management of ear and sinus diseases. Her current interests are pediatric otolaryngology and medical and surgical treatment of sinus disease in all age groups. She has won awards for teaching and for research, and currently participates in the education of residents and medical students at Beaumont Health System.
Dr. McBrien is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. She is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. She is the Chair of the Surgical Services Operations Committee at Beaumont Hospital – Royal Oak, as well as Section Head of Otolaryngology there.
DR. LOUIS SOBOL
Dr. Sobol attended college at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, and then medical school at the George Washington University in Washington, D.C. He completed his internship in general surgery and residency in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at Stony Brook University Hospital in New York. He completed an advanced fellowship in head and neck oncologic surgery and skull base surgery at the University of California at Davis. He is board certified in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery and has a certificate of completion in advanced head and neck oncologic surgery from the Council for Advanced Training in Oncologic Head and Neck Surgery.
Dr. Sobol practices all aspects of otolaryngology with special interests in head and neck surgery, sinus surgery, swallowing and voice disorders.
DR. SCOTT SCHWARTZ
Dr. Scott Schwartz received his bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience at the University of Michigan and completed medical school at Wayne State University School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
During his time in residency, Dr. Schwartz had the rewarding opportunity to participate in a medical mission trip to the Dominican Republic. With a team of 15 people, they were able to provide free surgical and office-based otolaryngology care to hundreds of local residents. Dr. Schwartz will forever be grateful for the experience of providing needed care in an underserved area of the world.
Dr. Schwartz practices all aspects of otolaryngology with special interests in sinus surgery, pediatric otolaryngology, ear disease, as well as voice and swallowing disorders.
As a born and raised Michigander, Dr. Schwartz is happy to be back in the “Mitten” and provide services to the community he loves. In his free time, he enjoys spending time outdoors with his wife and dog, golf, and rooting for the University of Michigan football team.