Two otolaryngologists, who will treat a variety of ear, nose and throat issues as well as provide facial plastic surgery, have joined the Oswego Health medical staff.
Board-certified ENT physicians Nicholas Groch, D.O. and Melanie Pence, D.O. will open an office Oct. 8 in Suite 210 of the Oswego Health Services Center, located adjacent to Oswego Hospital.
Dr. Groch earned his bachelor’s degree and doctor of osteopathic medicine at Michigan State University. His internship and residency in otolaryngology/facial plastic surgery were both completed at Henry Ford Bi-County Hospital in Warren, Mich.
Dr. Pence earned her bachelor’s degree, as well as her doctor of osteopathic medicine at Michigan State University. The East Lansing based-college is where she also completed her internship.
Dr. Pence fulfilled her residency in otolaryngology head & neck/facial plastic surgery at Metropolitan Hospital in Grand Rapids, Mich.
The two otolaryngologists will have a joint practice providing a wide range of services from hearing and balance testing to allergy testing, sinus surgery, pediatric ear infections, snoring and sleep apnea, thyroidectomies, skin cancer excisions and cosmetic procedures. Both physicians are board-certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Otolaryngology in head & neck/facial plastic surgery. An audiologist is also expected to join the practice in the upcoming weeks.
The new physicians can be contacted by calling 349-5828.