Robert Chase, MD, FACS, is a board certified Otolaryngology, Head and Neck
Surgery (ENT) physician caring for patients at Marshall ENT and Hearing
Center Dr. Chase is an experienced physician and surgeon with training
in many advanced procedures, and has been a fellow of the American College
of Surgeons since 1983.
Dr. Chase received his Bachelor degree in Biology from State University
of New York at Albany, and went on to earn his medical degree from Downstate
Medical Center, also in New York State. He then completed an internship
in General Surgery and then his residency, specializing in Otolaryngology,
Head and Neck Surgery.
A private practice physician and surgeon for many years in New York State
and then Truckee, California, Dr. Chase more recently joined Tahoe Forest
Hospital as an attending surgeon and physician in his specialty. He joined
Marshall Medical following a decade caring for patients at Tahoe Forest
Hospital and its multi-specialty clinic.
Among many awards and distinctions in his field, Dr. Chase is also the
patent-pending holder for an innovative surgical device that relieves
pressure and/or drains fluid from the eardrum.
In his leisure time, Dr. Chase enjoys spending time with his family, riding
his horse, gardening and hiking.