Meet Our Providers

With providers practicing in 50 specialties at 13 convenient locations, it’s easy to find the right healthcare team at Carle.

Use the following buttons to search by the category of your choice.

Medical Services

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

Convenient Care vs. ED

Carle Convenient Care offers same-day treatment for minor illnesses and injuries through walk-in appointments.

Not sure where to go? Click here for a list of conditions appropriate for the emergency department

Philanthropy

Philanthropy gives hope to patients and helps take health care in our community to a whole new level.

Classes & Events

Carle offers free community events open to members of the public. Select a category to view the calendar of upcoming events.

Kelly Cunningham, MD

Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Ear, Nose and Throat, Cancer

4.8 out of 5 (121 Ratings, 6 Comments)

Why do some of our providers not have a star rating? This can be for several reasons, including:

  1. The provider has not yet received the minimum number of patient satisfaction surveys to be eligible for display.
  2. The provider practices in a specialty or office that does not use the specified surveys currently used for these ratings.

Profile

Joined Carle: 2011

Contact

Urbana (Main Campus) (primary)

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

Medical Interests

  • Head and neck cancer
  • Microvascular reconstruction
  • Thyroid/parathyoid disorders
  • Skin cancer
  • Sinus surgery

Medical Training

Fellowship

  • Head and Neck Surgery and Microvascular Reconstruction, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tenn., 2010-2011

Residency

  • Head and Neck Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Ill., 2006-2010

Internship

  • General Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Ill., 2005-2006

Qualifications

Certifications

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association


11/27/2017

WOuldn't be ALIVE WITHOUT HER.


08/31/2017

I give 5 stars to *Dr. Cunningham. She was amazing.


08/18/2017

Not very personable = walked me to check out desk to talk to clerk but no goodbye - have a good, thank you.


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.


11/27/2017

WOuldn't be ALIVE WITHOUT HER.


08/31/2017

I give 5 stars to *Dr. Cunningham. She was amazing.


08/18/2017

Not very personable = walked me to check out desk to talk to clerk but no goodbye - have a good, thank you.


07/14/2017

Very thorough, caring, gentle & made me feel like I am the most important person for her through out the visit & took time ensure I asked all my questions & answered them/addressed all!!!


06/16/2017

Upon first glance as she walked into the room, it was apparent that she was rushed and had her own head filled w/a previous challenge. She did not look at my images but dealt w/me from a written report and spoke to the paper she was leaning over at her desk instead of looking at me some of the visit. I did not feel that she was able to fully take who I was & my care "fully in" because of whatever else was consuming her at the moment (the computers had shut down).


02/20/2017

I regard *Dr. Cunningham's advice and demeanor and knowledge as very good.