Dr. Richard Pearlstein was born and raised in Northeast Ohio. He received his undergraduate education from Miami University in 1988 graduating with honors with BA degrees in Microbiology and Physics, followed by his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine in 1992.
Dr. Pearlstein received his Otolaryngology surgery training at Henry Ford Hospital/Healthcare System and Children’s Hospital of Michigan graduating in 1997, both recognized internationally for their clinical care and training.
During his training, he received multiple research awards and publications for his work on tumor-suppression cancer genes. In 1997 he received the prestigious Henry Ford Health System Resident/Fellow of the Year award.
Upon completion of residency, Dr. Pearlstein received the Physician Executive Management Core Degree from the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, in 2003. He obtained clinical faculty status at Northeast Ohio Medical College, has served as Clinical Director and Board Member of Southwood’s Health System and ENT surgery director at Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley Campus. He relocated to Scottsdale, Arizona, in 2020 and became a member of Biltmore ENT in 2021.
Dr. Pearlstein has extensive experience in the treatment of both pediatric and adult medical and surgical ENT conditions. Dr. Pearlstein is the father of two boys, one a recent graduate of Colgate University and the other attending Ohio State University. He is an active swimmer/triathlete and greatly enjoys the many outdoor activities that Arizona and the west have to offer.
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