Chicago ENT Announces Adult and Pediatric ENT and Sleep Medicine Practice Launching in Skokie January 2015

CHICAGO, IL – January 2015 – Chicago ENT, the renowned ear, nose, throat, and allergy practice serving the Chicago area is pleased to announce its expansion to the village of Skokie. Chicago ENT is led by Medical Director, Dr. Michael Friedman, recognized as one of America’s top doctors for the last thirteen years and whose more than three decades of experience in traditional and alternative medicine and innovative approach to treating sleep disorders in adults and children have been a guiding force in the practice’s success. Dr. Friedman has designated nine specialists to work at the Skokie center which is slated to open this coming January 2015. With services covering adult and pediatric ENT disorders, adult and pediatric sleep medicine, full-service sleep testing, and alternative sleep apnea treatments, Chicago ENT Skokie will focus on comprehensive sleep care with an on-site Chicago Sleep Center including pediatric beds.

Chicago ENT Skokie will be the first clinic of its kind to treat with multi-discipline expertise and the only center to cover all ENT, allergy, and sleep diagnosis and treatment in the Greater North Shore. This synergy of physician assessment will provide patients with true start-to-finish care under one roof. “We intend to concentrate on complete comprehensive care at Chicago ENT Skokie,” says Dr. Michael Friedman. “The collaboration between our physicians with their complementary disciplines and individual expertise is sure to prove exceptionally effective in the treatment of adult and pediatric ENT disorders, obstructive sleep apnea, and other adult and pediatric sleep conditions.”

Chicago ENT Skokie will offer collaborative expertise in:

  • Diagnostic Testing and Minimally Invasive Techniques
  • Adult and Pediatric Otolaryngology, Allergy, and Sleep Medicine
  • Full Sleep Testing
  • Sleep Psychology
  • CPAP and non-CPAP Alternatives
  • Hypoglossal Nerve Stimulation Treatments
  • Insomnia
  • Dental Sleep Medicine
  • Audiology

Offering the collaborative expertise at Chicago ENT Skokie will be Michael Friedman, M.D., Director of Chicago ENT, Professor of Otolaryngology at Rush University, and Chair of the Department of Otolaryngology at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center; Adam J. Levy, M.D., head and neck cancer expert and former member of the Department of Otolaryngology at Yale University ; Kathryn L. Colman, M.D., Director of Pediatric ENT at Chicago ENT, former clinical instructor of the Department of Otolaryngology at Harvard University, and graduate of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine; Irina Trosman, M.D., Fellow of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and graduate of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, joining Chicago ENT from Northshore Sleep Medicine in Evanston, IL; Claire E. Kenneally, M.D., board-certified sleep specialist and graduate of the Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, also joining Chicago ENT from Northshore Sleep Medicine in Evanston, IL; Ayesha Siddiqi, M.D., board-certified allergist and immunologist and Section Chief of allergy at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center; Laurel Horne, Au.D., Clinical Audiologist and member of the Illinois Academy of Audiology; Martin Hirsch, D.M.D., dental sleep medicine expert specializing in oral appliance therapy in the treatment of sleep apnea; and Sabrina Stempel, Certified Maternity and Child Sleep Consultant and the founder and CEO of Baby Sleep Train, a professional infant and child sleep consulting company based in the Chicago area.

The Chicago ENT Skokie office will begin offering its collaborative otolaryngology and sleep apnea services to patients January 2015. For additional information, please visit or call 312-236-3642.