Faculty and Staff

Department Chair: Robert M Kellman, MD

Brian D Nicholas, MD

Brian D Nicholas, MD
Appointed 08/26/13
Upstate University Hospital - Community Campus
4900 Broad Road
Syracuse, NY 13215

315 492-3741

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown
  • Community

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences: Otology/Neurotology


Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: University of Virginia, 2013, Otology/Neurotology
  • Residency: Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, 2011, Otolaryngology

Clinical Interests

  • Medical and surgical treatment for hearing and balance disorders, cochlear implants, surgery and Gamma knife radiation for acoustic neuromas/vestibular schwannomas, ototoxicity, aural atresia, bone anchored hearing aids

Specialties & Certification

  • Otolaryngology
  • Neurotology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Deafness in Adult
  • Earache
  • Middle Ear Infection
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Skull Base Tumors


  • Adults and Children


  • Acoustic Neuroma Resection
  • Ear Surgery
  • Tympanoplasty

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
Clinical Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/findadoc/nicholab
Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/nicholab