Heather Osborn, MD

Assistant Professor Surgery (Otolaryngology)

Departments & Organizations

Faculty Research

Surgery: Otolaryngology Surgery: Head & Neck Cancer Surgery Program

Yale Cancer Center: Head & Neck Cancers Program

Yale Medicine


Heather Osborn, MD is an Assistant Professor and Head and Neck Surgeon in the Department of Surgery. Dr. Osborn completed a fellowship in head and neck surgical oncology and microvascular reconstruction at Harvard Medical School at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. Prior to this, she completed Otolaryngology residency at the University of Toronto. Dr. Osborn is an active member in the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, American College of Surgeons, and the American Head and Neck Society. 

Education & Training

MD Western University, Medicine (2011)
BA Queen's University, Political studies (2007)
Fellowship Harvard Medical School/ Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Residency University of Toronto
Board Certification Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of CANADA, Otolaryngology (2016)

Honors & Recognition

  • Triological Society Travel Award (2017)

  • Percy Ireland Resident Research Award (2015)

  • Helen Mildred Blythe Allison Undergraduate Award in MedicineWestern University (2011)

  • Norma Heather Fletcher Undergraduate Award in MedicineWestern University (2010)

Professional Service

  • Otolaryngology Resident Selection Committee, University of Toronto (2015 - Present)

  • Kids2Hear (2014 - 2015) Community Initiative, Toronto, Canada

  • Reviewer, Journal of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (2013 - 2014)

  • Post-graduate Medical Education Committee, Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, University of Toronto (2012 - 2013)

  • Schulich School of Medicine Admissions Committee, Western University (2008 - 2009)

  • Director, Partners in Caring (2007 - 2009) Student Run Clinic to serve the refugee population, London, Ontario

  • Director, Newcomer Health Education Program (2007 - 2008) Toronto, Canada

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Contact Info

Heather Osborn, MD
Patient Care Locations
Head & Neck Cancer ProgramSmilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven
35 Park Street

New Haven, CT 06511
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Head & Neck Cancer ProgramPark Avenue Medical Center
5520 Park Avenue

Trumbull, CT 06611
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208062
Yale Otolaryngology

New Haven, CT 06519

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