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Department Otolaryngology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, Filipino, Spanish, Tagalog
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Adult Ent/Otolaryngology
  • Airway Reconstruction
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Challenges and Choices of Aging
  • Coblation
  • Diagnostic head and neck
  • Ear Tubes
  • Ear Wax Removal
  • Entry-level Rhinology and Laryngology
  • Esophagus Endoscopy
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Flexible Fiberoptic Laryngoscopy
  • Flexible Fiberoptic Nasal Endoscopy
  • General ENT
  • General Otolaryngology
  • Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
  • Jaw Reconstruction
  • Laryngeal Function Assessment
  • Laryngeal Sensory Testing
  • Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Microvascular Reconstruction
  • Microvascular Surgery
  • Nasal Reconstruction
  • Nasal Valve Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nose/nasal Surgery
  • Parotidectomy
  • Skin Cancer Reconstruction
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Surgical Treatment Of Hemangiomas And Birthmarks
  • Swallowing Therapy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheostomy
  • Tracheostomy Care
View all 35 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Achalasia
  • Allergies
  • Benign Bone Tumors
  • Broken Bones
  • Burning Mouth
  • Burning Mouth/Burning Tongue
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma of Unknown Primary
  • Carotid Body Tumor
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Ear Disease
  • Colon Polyps
  • Congenital Head And Neck Masses
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum and Nasal Obstruction
  • Dry Mouth
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysphonia
  • Eagle Syndrome
  • Ear drum perforations
  • Ear Infections (Otitis Media)
  • Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Tumors - Benign and Malignant
  • Esophagitis
  • Facial Nerve Disorders
  • Facial Nerve Paralysis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD)
  • Goiter
  • Goiter and Thyroid Nodules/Tumors
  • Hair Loss
  • Hay Fever
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Masses
  • Head and Neck Paragangliomas
  • Head And Neck Tumors
  • Headaches
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hearing Problems
  • Hemangiomas
  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Hoarseness
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypopharyngeal Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lip and Oral Cavity Cancer
  • Lymphadenopathy
  • Melanoma
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Middle Ear Infection
  • Mouth Cancer
  • Mouth Lesions
  • Nasal Cavity Cancer
  • Nasal Congestion
  • Nasal Fractures
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nasal Polyps
  • Nasal Valve Collapse
  • Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  • Neck Mass/swelling
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Nose Or Nasal Problems
  • Nosebleed
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer
  • Osteoradionecrosis
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid Disease Description
  • Parotid Tumors
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Ramsay Hunt Syndrome Types 1 & 2
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scars
  • Sebaceous Cysts
  • Septal Deviation
  • Septal Perforation
  • Sinonasal Disease
  • Sinonasal Tumors
  • Sinus Infections
  • Sinus, Sleep, Salivary Gland Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Sinusitis - Chronic
  • Sjogren's Syndrome
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skull Base Cancer
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Smell And Taste Disorder
  • Snoring
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sore Throat (Pharyngitis)
  • Strep Throat
  • Subglottic Stenosis
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Throat Problems
  • Throat Symptoms from Reflux
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Eye Disease
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Tongue Tie
  • Tonsil And Adenoid Problems
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Stenosis
  • Tracheoesophageal Fistula
  • Vascular Malformations
  • Velopharyngeal Insufficiency
  • Vestibular Disorders
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Voice Disorders
  • Zenker's Diverticulum
View all 114 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Residency - Temple University Hospital
Philadelphia, PA USA

Internship - Harlem Hospital Center
New York, NY USA

Fellowship - University of Miami School of Medicine - Jackson Memorial Hospital
Hyperbaric Medicine
Miami, FL USA

Fellowship - University of Miami School of Medicine - Jackson Memorial Hospital
Head & Neck Surgery
Miami, FL USA

Fellowship - Sisters of Charity Hospital of Buffalo
Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery
Buffalo, NY USA

Medical Education - University of Philippines College of Medicine
Manilla, Philippines


  • Otolaryngology

Specialty Interests

Head and neck cancer surgery and reconstruction, minimally invasive-endoscopic and robotic head and neck cancer and tumor surgery, skull base surgery, photodynamic therapy for the head and neck

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 8/31/2020, Dr. Medina has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

251 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.7 out of 5
Explains 4.7
Listens 4.7
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.7
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

28 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2021

I like how the doctors work as a team and communicate.

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2021

purpose of visit was to obtain baseline exam/eval and to establish relationship with provider. Dr Medina was an excellent listener, was patient and took time to explain and discuss. I feel very comfortable and confident knowing that if a problem should arise, Dr Medina will be the "go to" ENT guy here in FL.

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2020

the doctor M medina was excelenti was so sick and he made the best job for mei feel betterhe made the best test for my problem and i fellexcelentdoctor Gid bless youand your clinic,,the bestthanks

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2020

The appointment was schedule with ease by the phone associate as she worked her magic to schedule me for two appointments, with two different doctors on the same day. This avoided me having to travel the the clinic twice. Great job!

Reviewed on Nov 6, 2020

Dr. Medina is an excellent physician and I feel he takes my concerns seriously.

Reviewed on Nov 6, 2020

Excellent, could not be better.Very good Doctor.

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020

dr Medina was one of the best and caring doctors I have seen in a long time

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2020

Dr. was so so great/ I have had a lot of problems with doctors because of my hearing. He wore a mask that the mouth could be seen. And made sure I knew what was going on. Thank you so much.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2020

I had a smooth experience scheduling my appointment with Janelle. The practice was very clean and doctor Medina was patient, understanding, and took the time to answer my questions.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2020

I highly recommend Dr. Medina.

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2020

Dr. Medina is a very patient and caring Dr.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

Doctor and PA was very informative and answered all my questions.

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

Dr. Medina is professional, knowledgeable and very courteous. His team however, is a totally different story.

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2020

dr Medina is extremely good at listening to me the patient, periodically he has a Dr in training and he explains and helps without hesitation

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2020

the experience was very good with Dr Medina

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2020

He's an amazing surgeon! Truly gifted!!! This was a follow up appointment from surgery 1 year ago. Dr. Medina operated on me, resolving a problem that affected my quality of life for years. He is the best!!!

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

The 2 doctors I saw seem vey knowledgeable of their field and my condition. They also gave me my desired remedy to solve my case

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2020

I felt as if I was annoying to Dr. Medina, as if I was a nuisance to him. This came across in his tone of voice and facial expressions.

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

Dr Medina is an excellent doctor

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

Dr Medina was very throughout

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

Dr. Medina and staff were very polite and professional.

Reviewed on May 15, 2020

very infornative, nice man and good to go service Thank you Dr Medina

Reviewed on Apr 28, 2020

Dr Medina, Jennifer PA, Angelica PA and all of his office staff, gave me excellent and professional advise with personal care. THANK YOU.

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2020

Dr. Medina is an excellent physician.

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Dr. M?dica and his staff was very professional and would highly recommend him to everyone.

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

I'm very pleased with my visit with Dr. Medina. I thought he was going to scold me because I've been having followup closer to home, but he didn't. He said as long as I'm staying on top of it, he's fine with that. It made me happy that he didn't give me a hard time about it.

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Dr. Nyguen is a wonderful caring person, he listens & always available when you need him. He was my dr when I had cancer in 2016 & I was thrilled when I learned he would be my oncologist again when my cancer came back.

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

dr was very thorough, explaining everything, answered all my questions

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