Melissa Statham, M.D.

Pediatric Otolaryngologist

Assistant Professor
Department Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY, 1999-2003
Residency: Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 2003-2008
Fellowship: Laryngology & Care of Professional Voice, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 2008-2009 Pediatric Otolaryngology, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2009-2010


  • American Board of Otolaryngology
Professional Scientific Societies
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery
  • American Laryngological Association
  • Triological Society

Publications / Presentations
  • Authored/co-authored 4 publications
  • Participated in 16 national presentations

  • Third Place Clinical Sciences Resident Research Award Competition, American Academy of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery, 2006

Areas of Interest
  • Care of the professional voice
  • Pediatric and adult voice conditions
  • Pediatric otolaryngology
  • Treatment of airway disorders in children and adults

Privileges Egleston
Scottish Rite

Additional Information Research: Novel laryngeal electromyography techniques outcomes from pediatric and adult major airway surgery