Jefferson Surgical Clinic’s Gregory C. Zachmann, M.D., FACS, has been elected president of the Virginia Society of Otolaryngology. He is in practice at Roanoke’s Jefferson Surgical Clinic as a board-certified Ear, Nose and Throat surgeon.
The Virginia Society of Otolaryngology is the state’s society of Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) physicians. The organization provides support and continuing education to its member doctors and also assists its patients in dealing with insurance and government issues affecting health care. One of the group’s recent accomplishments was supporting passage through the Virginia Legislature of the state-wide restaurant smoking ban.
Ear, Nose and Throat physicians’ special skills include diagnosing and managing diseases of the sinuses, larynx (voice box), mouth and throat, as well as structures of the neck and face, including thyroid nodules and skin lesions. Dr. Zachmann’s practice is focused on both children and adults, with treatments ranging from office therapies, medications, allergy management, hearing services, to surgery.
Dr. Zachmann has been a member of Jefferson Surgical Clinic since 2007. He previously was affiliated with Roanoke ENT. Dr. Zachmann received his medical degree from and completed his residency at the University of Virginia. He is a native of Richmond, VA and has practiced in Roanoke since 1999.