Dr. Alyssa Terk specializes in treating infants, children and adolescents with medical and surgical diseases of the ear, nose, and throat. She has particular interest in airway disorders, otitis media, hearing loss, ear infections, voice disorders, obstructive sleep apnea, tonsillitis and sinus diseases.
Dr. Terk received her medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed her internship and residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital in Connecticut where she also served as Chief Resident. Dr. Terk was then an attending otolaryngologist at Pediatric Otolaryngology, LLC.
Dr. Terk was a fellow in Pediatric Otolaryngology at A.I. DuPont Hospital for Children in Delaware and most recently joined the Section of Otolaryngology at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children. She is board certified in Otolaryngology and is an active member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology.
She has hereditary progressive sensorineural hearing loss and has worn bilateral hearing aids since age 18 and now has bilateral cochlear implants (the first in 2009, the second in 2011).
Dr. Terk was appointed to the HLAA Board of Trustees in November 2011.