Sinus and Allergy Center of Ear, Nose and Throat Specialists of Wisconsin

Call 920-969-1768 for an appointment
Locations in Neenah, Appleton/Menasha,Oshkosh and Berlin

Your Ear, Nose and Throat Specialists

Robert B. Prehn, M.D.

Robert B. Prehn, M.D.

Education

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology
  • Member of American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy (AAOA)
  • Member of American Rhinologic Society (ARS)
  • Assistant Professorship, University of Wisconsin Medical School
  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Residency in Otolaryngology/ Head and Neck Surgery, 1992-1996
  • Rush-Presbyterian - St. Luke's Medical Center, General Surgery Internship, 1991-1992
  • University of Wisconsin Medical School M.D., 1991
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison B.S. in Zoology and Parasitology, 1987

Professional Interests

  • Sinus Surgery
  • Allergy
  • Ear surgery
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology

Personal

Dr. Prehn was born and raised in Wausau, Wisconsin. He and his wife, Denise Prehn, M.D. moved to Fox Valley in 1996. They have three daughters. He sees patients in Oshkosh and Neenah.

Chris J. Keller, M.D.

Chris J. Keller, M.D.

Education

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology, 1996
  • Medical Center Hospital of Vermont\Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, NH Residency in Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, 1990-1995.
  • Medical Center Hospital of Vermont Burlington, VT. General Surgery Internship, 1989-1990
  • University of Wisconsin Medical School M.D., 1989
  • University of Notre Dame B.S. in Pre-Professional Studies in 1984

Professional Interests

  • Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Swallowing Disorders

Personal

Dr. Keller is from Brookfield, WI. He moved to Fox Valley in June of 1999. He sees patients in Oshkosh and Berlin. Dr. Keller is married with three daughters.

Robert J. Bechard, M.D.

Robert J. Bechard, M.D.

Education

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology, 1995
  • Assistant Professorship, University of Wisconsin Medical School
  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Residency in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, 1990-1994
  • Gundersen Medical Foundation - Lutheran Hospital, LaCrosse, WI, General Surgery Internship, 1989-1990
  • University of Wisconsin Medical School M.D., 1989
  • Ripon College, B.A. in Chemistry, Chemistry-Biology, 1984

Professional Interests

  • Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology

Personal

Dr. Bechard is originally from Appleton, Wisconsin. He has practiced in the Fox Valley since completing his residency in 1994. Dr. Bechard is married and has one son and lives in Oshkosh. He sees patients in Oshkosh and Neenah.

Larry K. Burton, Jr., M.D.

Larry K. Burton, Jr., M.D.

Education

  • Board Certified by American Board of Otolaryngology, 2004
  • Instructor of Otorhinolaryngology, Mayo Medical School, 2002-03
  • Residency in Otorhinolaryngology, Mayo Clinic, 1999-03
  • Surgery Internship, Mayo Clinic, 1998-99
  • Medical School, University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, M.D., 1998
  • Undergraduate School, University of Missouri - Kansas City, B.A., with distinction (Music), 1985

Professional Interests

  • Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery
  • Allergy
  • Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Hearing Restorative Surgery
  • Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
  • Empowering patients to make cost-effective healthcare decisions.

Personal

Dr. Burton was born in Houston, Texas and comes to the Fox Valley after having lived and worked in Missouri, Germany, and Minnesota. He attended the University of Missouri - Columbia School of Medicine where he was valedictorian of his graduating class. He was elected Resident Teacher of the Year in the Department of Otorhinolaryngology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He is married with two grown children. He sees patients in Neenah and is Chair of the Department of Surgery at Children's Hospital - Fox Valley.

Cheryl Pucci, N.P.

Cheryl Pucci, N.P.

Education

  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Master of Science, Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner emphasis, 1997
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Bachelor of Science, Nursing, 1977

Professional Interests

Cheryl enjoys working with patients of all ages, working in collaboration with physicians to provide excellent cost effective health care. She has had nearly 20 years of advanced practice, working in family practice since 1997 and in otolaryngology since 2007. She has also taken additional courses in evaluation and management of vertigo.

Personal

Cheryl is from Oshkosh, married since May 1977, has 3 children and 5 grandchildren. Family is very important to her, as well as spending time outdoors, especially travel, camping, hiking, biking, and cross country skiing.

Kasey Boerner, MSN, RN, FNP-BC (APNP)

Kasey Boerner, MSN, RN, FNP-BC (APNP)

Education

  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Master of Science, Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner, 2010
  • University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Bachelor of Science, Nursing, 2003
  • University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, Bachelor of Science, Biology, 2001

Professional Interests

Kasey enjoys interacting with patients all of ages. Her interests include a variety of ENT related conditions including vertigo, hearing loss, otitis externa, otitis media, sinusitis and rhinitis.

Personal

Kasey originally from Stevens Point, WI and moved to the Fox Valley in 2001. She is married with two children. She sees patients at the Oshkosh and Neenah locations.

Pamela Lippold BSN, RN Allergy Nurse Manager

Pamela Lippold BSN, RN Allergy Nurse Manager

Education

Professional Interests

Pam enjoys helping allergy patients get back into life’s fun activities again with improved allergy management. Her interests include allergy testing, treatment, and allergy education that supports healthy lifestyles. She is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy and Society of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Nurses, and insists on excellence in providing patient care.

Personal

Pam resides in Oshkosh, and is married with two children. She enjoys their 2 golden retrievers, and even a cat or two. Pam loves to be outdoors with her family and friends, especially if she is boating or having fun in her yard. Pam is our allergy nurse manager and sees allergy patients in our Oshkosh and Neenah locations.

Mary Dorn, LPN, Allergy Nurse

Mary Dorn, LPN, Allergy Nurse

Education

Moraine Park Technical College

Professional Interests

Mary has 25+ years of direct patient care in Otorhinolaryngology, along with extensive Pediatric and Family Practice nursing experience. She enjoys one-on-one patient interaction - conducting allergy testing, immunotherapy, along with sharing her knowledge on treatment and prevention. Mary is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy and dedicated to improving health-related quality of life and well-being for her patients.

Personal

Originally from New Holstein, WI, Mary and her husband moved to the Fox Valley area in 1975. For enjoyment, she enjoys boating, gardening and spending quality time with family and friends. Mary sees patients in Neenah.

Ear, Nose and Throat Specialists of Wisconsin serves the greater Fox Cities region with five convenient locations Oshkosh (2), Neenah, Menasha/Appleton and Berlin. Call 1-800-435-4851 for your consultation.