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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

Convenient Care vs. ED

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

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Philanthropy

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

Ryan Porter, MD

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

4.6 out of 5 (48 Ratings, 15 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 andchildren 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 disordersincluding Meniere’s disease
  • Disorders of the facial nerve

Medical Training

Fellowship

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

Residency

  • Otolaryngology, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, 2010

Internship

  • General Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, 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

06/11/2018

Not my usual provider for this [...] condition. But he was outstanding.

06/05/2018

My regular doctor checked my ears better than he did. I was sent to see if I had any physical damage to my ears and he didn't do anything but look inside and said there wasn't end of visit.

05/31/2018

Hopefully surgery has taken care of my condition.


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.

06/11/2018

Not my usual provider for this [...] condition. But he was outstanding.

06/05/2018

My regular doctor checked my ears better than he did. I was sent to see if I had any physical damage to my ears and he didn't do anything but look inside and said there wasn't end of visit.

05/31/2018

Hopefully surgery has taken care of my condition.

05/24/2018

He took care of my problem right away.

05/11/2018

*Dr. Ryan Porter is a amazing doctor!

04/27/2018

My provider was nice courtesy and explained every thing goods. I would send other to him.

04/11/2018

Carle is great! Thank you for all help.

04/05/2018

*Dr. Porter was to the point & gave me options to chose from. He treated my condition that very day which I greatly appreciate. I've seen other physicians about my _____ & *Dr. Porter.

03/18/2018

*Dr. Ryan Porter did a wonderful job in helping us understand the processes our son would be undergoing while providing excellent care & coming out 2 successful surgeries. We are blessed to have our son in *Dr. Porters care!

03/07/2018

It was a very good experience.

03/04/2018

I trust and enjoy Dr. Porter.

02/16/2018

*Dr. Porter was extremely... clear and concise with options. He is an asset to Carle.

02/07/2018

Provider late often.

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.