Pediatric Otolaryngologist – Airway Surgeon • Medical Journalist
The very best medical care goes beyond medical knowledge and technical skill. Dr. Hills understands that the most important part of her job is listening to her young patients and their families, because every patient has unique needs and concerns. A Harvard graduate and board-certified pediatric ENT/airway surgeon, Dr. Hills has built her career on providing specialized care of the airway, ears, and throat to help each patient reach their full potential. Along the way, families are involved in each step of the decision-making process.
Dr. Hills is an Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at Columbia University. She is also Director of the multidisciplinary Tracheostomy Care Program at Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital and serves as the airway surgeon for the Aerodigestive Program which treats children with disorders of the airway and digestive tract. Dr. Hills’ passion is caring for the most complex children with special airway needs.
As an ENT surgeon, Dr. Hills also takes care of children with the full spectrum of ear, nose and throat diseases, such as recurrent ear infections, enlarged tonsils and adenoids, nasal blockage and head and neck masses. She is committed to providing the highest quality of care for every patient she sees, and her practice is built on the belief that every child deserves the very best care, regardless of the complexity of their medical concerns.