Ellis M. Arjmand MD, PhD

Ellis M. Arjmand, MD, PhD

About Ellis Arjmand
Dr. Ellis Arjmand was appointed Surgeon-in-Chief of Children's Hospital in January 2019. Dr. Arjmand provides oversight of all surgical service lines and is responsible for developing and implementing a strategic vision for the continued growth of high-quality surgical services. Dr. Arjmand is nationally known for his expertise in healthcare quality improvement and health economics, and for his research related to pediatric hearing impairment. Prior to joining Children's Hospital, Dr. Arjmand served as Chief of Pediatric Otolaryngology at Texas Children’s Hospital and Professor of Otolaryngology and Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine. Arjmand also previously served as Professor of Otolaryngology at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine where he was the director of the Ear and Hearing Center and Pediatric Cochlear Implant Program at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital. He earned his bachelor's degree, medical degree and his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree from Northwestern University in Chicago. Dr. Arjmand completed his otolaryngology residency and pediatric otolaryngology fellowship at Washington University in St. Louis and St. Louis Children's Hospital. He also holds a Master of Medical Management (MMM) degree from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh.
Specialty 
  • Otolaryngology / Ear, Nose and Throat

Office Information

Children's Hospital
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200 Henry Clay Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70118
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504.896.9400
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504.896.9707
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Education

  • Medical School
    Northwestern Univ.
  • Residency
    Washington University School of Medicine
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
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