Otolaryngology (ENT)

Medical Group / IPA


Medical School

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences


Naval Medical Center San Diego


Naval Medical Center San Diego

Board Certifications

Otolaryngology (ENT)




Dr. Art Ambrosio is a board-certified otolaryngologist at Rady Children's Hospital San Diego and has a clinical interest in a wide variety of ears, nose, and throat disorders.

Following premedical studies in Neuroscience at UCLA and studying medicine at the Uniformed Services University, he completed his Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery internship and residency at Naval Medical Center San Diego. Additionally, he received a Masters in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

His current research interests include new applications of telemedicine, head and neck trauma management, and population-based analysis of otolaryngic disease.

Among professional activities, Dr. Ambrosio serves on the Board of Governors for the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS). When not practicing medicine, he dedicates his free time to his two children.


Carcinoma Ex-Pleomorphic Adenoma Diagnosis During Global Health Engagement Operations.
Haltiner CC, Betz S, Smith J, Nelson B, Ambrosio AA

The role of computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging for preoperative pediatric cochlear implantation work-up in academic institutions.
Ambrosio AA, Loundon N, Vinocur D, Kruk P, Le Pointe HD, Chalard F, Zapala M, Carvalho D

Serious Inhalation Injuries From Military Operations in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria.
Coulter MJ, Mickelson RC, Dye JL, Shannon KB, Ambrosio AA

Telemedicine Proof of Concept and Cost Savings During Underway Naval Operations.
Rozycki SW, Marvin KM, Landers JT, Davis KL, Ambrosio AA

Effectiveness of an Advanced Airway Training "Boot Camp" for Family Medicine Physician Trainees.
Marvin K, Bowman P, Keller MW, Ambrosio AA

The increasing cost of pediatric otolaryngology care.
Marvin K, Ambrosio A, Brigger M

Mental health comorbidities and cost/utilization outcomes in head and neck cancer patients.
Jeffery DD, Art Ambrosio L, Hopkins L, Burke HB

Cost and Healthcare Utilization Among Non-Elderly Head and Neck Cancer Patients in the Military Health System, a Single-Payer Universal Health Care Model.
Ambrosio A, Jeffery DD, Hopkins L, Burke HB

Head and neck surgical reconstruction in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom-Afghanistan: A systematic review.
Mikals SJ, Jabaut JM, Ambrosio AA

Mandibular Degloving: A Case Report and Literature Review.
Jabaut JM, Kotora J, Ambrosio A

Pediatric Trainees Managing a Difficult Airway: Comparison of Laryngeal Mask Airway, Direct, and Video-Assisted Laryngoscopy.
Ambrosio A, Marvin K, Perez C, Byrnes C, Gaconnet C, Cornelissen C, Brigger M

Does Combat Hearing Preservation Equipment Affect Balance?
Ambrosio A, Hoffer AN, Hoffer M

Surgery for Otitis Media in a Universal Health Care Model: Socioeconomic Status and Race/Ethnicity Effects.
Ambrosio A, Brigger MT

Difficult airway management for novice physicians: a randomized trial comparing direct and video-assisted laryngoscopy.
Ambrosio A, Pfannenstiel T, Bach K, Cornelissen C, Gaconnet C, Brigger MT

Pediatric neck mass. Right deep cervical lipoblastoma.
Ambrosio A, Hawley D, Klugh A, Bogni F, Nelson B, Brigger M

Respiratory distress of the newborn: congenital laryngeal atresia.
Ambrosio A, Magit A

Pediatric supraglottoplasty.
Ambrosio A, Brigger MT

Investigation of breast cancer using two-dimensional MRS.
Thomas MA, Lipnick S, Velan SS, Liu X, Banakar S, Binesh N, Ramadan S, Ambrosio A, Raylman RR, Sayre J, DeBruhl N, Bassett L

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