Dr. McClain

Assistant Professor

Specialty:

Pediatric Otolaryngology

  • Congenital malformations of the Head and Neck
  • Stridor and Airway Disorders
  • Adult and Pediatric Sleep Apnea
  • Disorders of the Salivary Glands
  • Disorders of the Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands
  • Chronic Ear Disorders
  • Diseases of the Nose and Paranasal Sinus

Contact Information:

  • Appointments: (984) 974-6484 opt. 2
  • Surgery Scheduler: Michelle Handy (919) 966-5179
  • Nurse: Cynthia Marriott, LPN (984) 974-3517
  • Administrative Coordinator: Donna Woodard (919) 843-3628

Education:

  • DO: Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, OK, 2008
  • Residency: Department of Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery, Oklahoma State University Medical Center, OK, 2008-2013
  • Fellowship: Pediatric Otolaryngology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, 2015-2016

Professional Experience:

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, UNC, 2016-present
  • Fellow, Pediatric Otolaryngology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, 2015-2016
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, Oklahoma State University Medical Center, 2013-2015

Recent Honors:

  • Patrick Murray Award for highest ENT resident in-service examination score, 2013

Recent Publications:

  • McClain, W., Zdanski, C. Chapter 82 Neonatal Respiratory Distress. Decision Making in Otolaryngology. 2nd Ed. Alper, C. ed Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers, 2016.
  • McClain, W., Fleischman, GM., Drake, AF. Chapter 9 Airway Outcomes. Respiratory Outcomes in Premature Infants. Hibbs, A., Muhlebach, M.eds. Springer Press. In process.