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Craig A. Buchman, MD

Craig Buchman MD Lindburg Professor
Head, Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery

Dr. Buchman's clinical interests include otology, neurotology and skull base surgery. He is one of the most active cochlear implant surgeons in the country. His research interests are broad in the field of hearing loss and rehabilitation and his ongoing research programs are focused on the utility of auditory evoked cortical responses in the pediatric population, electrocochleography as an indicator of cochlear trauma, and the use of auditory brainstem implants in children with cochlear nerve disorders.


  • Undergraduate Degree: BS, Microbiology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA (1986)
  • Medical Degree: University of Florida, Gainesville (1990)
  • Residency: Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA (1996)
  • Fellowship: Otology/Neurotology/Skull Base Surgery, House Ear Institute and Clinic, Los Angeles, CA (1997)

Licensure and Board Certification

  • Otolaryngology -- Certified
  • Neurotology -- Certified


  • Best Doctors in America 2007-2014
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery's Foundation, Distinguished Service Award, Orlando, FL, Sept 21, 2014
  • CORLAS (Collegium Oto-Rhino-Laryngologicum Amicitiae Sacrum)-Aug 26, 2014
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors-2013-15 database
  • Presidential Citation (Thomas J. Balkany, MD), Triological Society, Southern Section Meeting, Bonita Springs, FL Jan 8-11, 2009
  • Presidential Citation (Harold C. Pillsbury, MD), Triological Society, Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, May 1, 2008
  • Buchman et al. Ear & Hearing 2006. Article Voted the “All-Around Favorites”. In The Best of Audiology Literature, Hearing Journal: June 2007 - Vol 60 - Issue 6 - p 18-19, 22
  • Triological Society Harris P. Mosher Award for Best Clinical Thesis, “Vestibular Effects of Cochlear Implantation”, January 2004
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Department of Otolaryngology-HNS, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2003
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery's Foundation Honor Award, Orlando, FL, October, 2003
  • Annual W. Jarrard Goodwin Otolaryngology Teaching Award, Department of Otolaryngology, University of Miami School of Medicine, June 16, 2001

Jacques Herzog, M.D.
Craig Buchman, M.D.
Cameron C. Wick, M.D.
Carolyn Bequette, AuD, CCC-A
Susan Rathgeb, MS, CCC/A
Lydia Beyer, Au.D., CCC-A

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