Meet Dr. John A. Fornadley

John A. Fornadley, MD, FACS


Associated Otolaryngology of Pennsylvania

Undergraduate Studies:
St. Francis College, Loretto, PA B.S. Biology 1977

Medical Education:
Medical School: Pennsylvania State University, Hershey Medical Center, 1981

Internship: Internal Medicine -1981-1982
National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda MD

Naval Specialty: Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine - 1982
Submarine Base New London, Groton CT

Residency Training: Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 1985-1989
Naval Regional Medical Center, Portsmouth VA

Certification, Fellowship and Licensure:
Certifying Board: American Board of Otolaryngology 1989

Fellowship Exam: American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy 1992

Licensure: Pennsylvania
Virginia (inactive)

Medical Service, Hospital Membership and Staff Appointments:
Medical Officer, Submarine Squadron SIX, Norfolk, VA - 1983-1985
Staff Otolaryngologist, Naval Hospital, Agana Guam - 1991
Attending Physician, Naval Hospital Portsmouth VA - 1989-1991
Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine 1989-1991
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 1989-1991
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Penn State University - 1991-1995
Associate Professor of Surgery, Penn State University - 1996-1999
Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery, Penn State University - 1999- present

Specialty and Research Interests:
Diseases of the Paranasal Sinuses, Ear and Eustachian Tube
Nasal function and reconstruction

Publications and Presentations:
(attached list of pubs)

Recent Presentations:
Local: Care of the Postoperative Nasal Surgery Patient - Camp Hill, Jan 2007
The Pharynx - Structure and Function - Penn State College of Medicine 2006

Regional: Allergy Testing Methods - Pennsylvania Association of Otolaryngology,
Annual Meeting, June 2006
Modified Quantitative Allergy Testing, University of Pennsylvania Grand Rounds, Philadelphia, May 2007

National/ International: Allergy Testing Techniques, Asthma workshop - American Academy of Otolaryngology Annual Meeting, Toronto, September, 2006
Computer Assisted Sinus Surgery - Vancouver, British Columbia 2005
Allergy Testing Methods, Society of Otolaryngology in Mexico - VeraCruz, MX, 2005

Honors, Awards, Medical Society Service
Navy Commendation Medals: 1989 - Service to the Submarine Squadron SIX and the Newport News Shipyard Dispensary
1991 - Service to Naval Hospital during First Gulf War
Letter of Commendation: 1991 - Service to Naval Hospital, Agana, Guam
Chairman, Allergy and Immunology Committee, American Academy of
Otolaryngology 1997-2001
Chairman, Continuing Medical Education, American Academy of Otolaryngic
Allergy, 1997-2001
President, American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy, 2002-2003