Rhinology and Allergy

Meet Our Rhinology and Allergy Physicians

John Clinger, MD Clinger John

Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology

Dr. Clinger is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology and has advanced training in rhinology, sinus and skull base surgery, having completed a fellowship in these areas. He specializes in:

  • Nasal and sinus disorders
  • Endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Skull base surgery
  • Adult and pediatric otolaryngology

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James Whitman Mims, MDMims James Whitman

Associate Professor, Otolaryngology

Dr. Mims is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. His specialties are widespread and include:

  • Nasal and sinus disorders
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Allergy
  • Adult and pediatric otolaryngology
  • Airway management
  • Sleep apnea

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Your Team of Rhinology and Allergy Physicians

Our Ear, Nose and Throat – Head and Neck surgeons work in multidisciplinary teams to provide the best care available for your nasal and sinus disorders. Depending on your condition, they may work with specialists in neurosurgery to perform sinus and tumor surgery, neuroradiology and interventional radiology to review CT scans before and after surgery, ophthalmology and neurosurgery to evaluate tumors of the eyes and brain, facial plastic surgery to examine nasal obstruction, and pulmonary and immunology to diagnose and treat allergic conditions. This comprehensive approach gives you access to in-house expertise that is a hallmark of treatment at Wake Forest Baptist.

Make An Appointment

To schedule an appointment, request an appointment online or call 716-WAKE.

Quick Reference

ENT/Head and Neck Surgery

Adult Clinic 336-716-4161
Adult Clinic Fax
336-716-9440
Pediatric Clinic
336-716-4161
Pediatric Clinic Fax
336-713-4580

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