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Carle Foundation Hospital

Based in Urbana, Ill., the Carle Foundation Hospital is a 413-bed regional care hospital that has achieved Magnet® designation. It is the area's only Level 1 Trauma Center.

611 W. Park Street, Urbana, IL 61802   |   (217) 383-3311

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center is comprised of a 24-bed critical access hospital and medical clinic based in Hoopeston, Illinois.

701 E. Orange Street, Hoopeston, IL 60942   |   (217) 283-5531

Carle Richland Memorial Hospital

Located in Olney, Ill., Carle Richland Memorial Hospital is a 134-bed hospital with nearly 600 employees serving portions of eight counties in southeastern Illinois.

800 East Locust St, Olney, IL 62459   |   (618) 395-2131

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Ryan Porter, MD

Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Ear, Nose and Throat, Neurosciences, Audiology, Children's Hearing Services (ECHO)

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4.7 out of 5 (101 Ratings, 9 Comments)

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Profile

Joined Carle: 2012

Contact

Urbana (Main Campus) (primary)

611 W. Park Street
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 383-3130

Medical Interests

  • Surgical and non-surgical management of adults and children with any disorder related to hearing or the ears
  • Lateral skull base tumors (acoustic neuromas, meningiomas, glomus tumors, and others)
  • Implantable hearing devices including adult and pediatric cochlear implants
  • Otosclerosis
  • Chronic otitis media and cholesteatoma surgery
  • Surgical treatment of balance disorders including Meniere’s disease
  • Disorders of the facial nerve

Medical Training

Fellowship

  • Otology/Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery, Michigan Ear Institute, Farmington Hills, Mich., 2012

Residency

  • Otolaryngology, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Ill., 2010

Internship

  • General Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Ill., 2006

Qualifications

Certifications

  • American Board of Otolaryngology
  • American Board of Otolaryngology, Neurotology

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Neurotology Society
  • Christian Medical and Dental Association
  • Triologic Society


09/21/2017

Always treated very nice when I go to Carle no matter who I see.


08/29/2017

I have the utmost respect and confidence in *Dr. Ryan Porter. I travel ... to get to care ... He is WORTH the drive.


06/01/2017

Dr. Porter is my miracle man. He's amazing.


The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.


09/21/2017

Always treated very nice when I go to Carle no matter who I see.


08/29/2017

I have the utmost respect and confidence in *Dr. Ryan Porter. I travel ... to get to care ... He is WORTH the drive.


06/01/2017

Dr. Porter is my miracle man. He's amazing.


05/25/2017

*Dr. Porter is a amazing doctor!!!


05/10/2017

*Dr. Porter was excellent. He was very kind to me and concerned about my condition.


04/28/2017

... I was very pleased.


04/07/2017

... I was very impressed with *Dr. Porter. He listened to me!


02/03/2017

Very easy to talk with very personable, confident, and gave me opinion when I asked.


01/26/2017

Already referred a friend to *Dr. Porter.