Todd A. Loehrl, MD

Todd A. Loehrl, MDProfessor
Chief, Division of Rhinology and Sinus Surgery
Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Services
Medical College of Wisconsin

Best Doctors 2017-2018


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Patient Care Information


Dr. Loehrl is a Board-Certified Otolaryngologist with fellowship training in rhinology and sinus surgery and smell and taste disorders. Dr. Loehrl is an expert in the medical and surgical management of refractory rhinosinusitis and is involved in research in this area. He has extensive experience in revision endoscopic sinus surgery as well as image-guided sinus surgery and minimally invasive management of sinonasal tumors. He collaborates as needed with a variety of other services including neurosurgery, oculoplastic surgery, and oral and maxillofacial surgery to offer the highest level of care available.

In addition, Dr. Loehrl has extensive experience in the evaluation and management of patients with smell and taste disorders and is involved in research in this area as well.

Education and Training

Board Certification

  • American Board of Otolaryngology

Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • American Rhinologic Society
  • Association for Chemoreception Sciences
  • Milwaukee Society of Head and Neck Surgery
  • Wisconsin Society of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Nasal and Sinus Disorders (Those Especially Difficult to Manage)
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Stereotactic Sinus Surgery (CAT Scan/Computer -assisted)
  • Polyps
  • Sinusitis
  • Nasal & Sinus Surgery
  • Revision (Re-do) Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Endoscopic, Computer-assisted Management of Frontal Sinusitis
  • Allergic Fungal Sinusitis
  • Nasal and Sinus Tumors
  • Anterior Skull Base Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Taste and Smell Disorders
  • Balloon Sinuplasty

Clinical Practice

  • Patient Age: 2+
  • Joined MCW Faculty in 1999

Research Interest

  • Mechanisms of Rhinosinusitis
  • Non-allergic Rhinitis and Autonomic Nervous System Dysfunction
  • Extraesophageal Manifestations of Reflux


  • "Best Doctors" Award (multiple years)
  • 2005 Basic Science Research Award, American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy Meeting, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2001 Faculty Teaching Award, Department of Otolaryngology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
  • 2012 Faculty Teaching Award, Department of Otolaryngology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee,
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
  • Thomas Grossman, MD, Otolaryngology Student of the Year Award

Administrative Duties

  • Director, Rhinology and Sinus Surgery, Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI
  • Chief, Division of Rhinology and Sinus Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences, Medical College of WI

Scheduling Information

  • Established Patient Appointments: (414) 805-5585
  • New Patient Appointments: (414) 805-5585

Clinical Practice Locations

Froedtert Hospital Clinic Practice Site
9200 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 805-5580
(414) 476-4701 (fax)