Abby Meyer, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Abby Meyer

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-874-1292

Office Address:
Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota
2530 Chicago AVE S STE 450
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Administrative Assistant Name
Stacie Anderson

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Pediatric Otolaryngologist

University of Minnesota Medical School

University of Minnesota (Otolaryngology)

Seattle Children's Hospital/University of Washington (Pediatric Otolaryngology)


Dr. Meyer is a Pediatric Otolaryngologist who attended medical school at the University of Minnesota and completed otolaryngology residency at the University of Minnesota. She went on to complete a fellowship in pediatric otolaryngology at the University of Washington and Seattle Children's Hospital. Her interests include all aspects of pediatric otolaryngology but especially caring for children who have been identified as deaf or hard of hearing (DHH), as well as chronic ear disease, cleft palate and velopharyngeal insufficiency, and neck masses including thyroid masses. She is also the Pediatric Otolaryngologist on the Midwest Fetal Care Center team. Outside of work she enjoys supporting the local sports teams, running, reading fiction, and spending time with her husband and 2 sons.

Awards & Recognition

  • Minnesota Monthly "Best Doctor", 2014-2018



  • Pearson SE, Meyer AC, Adams GL, Ondrey FG. Decreased hearing after combined modality therapy for head and neck cancer. Am J Otolaryngol. 2006 Mar-Apr;27(2):76-80. C, Webb KJ, Davey CS, Daly KA. Tympanometry of a diverse group of preschool aged children. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2006 Sep;70(9):1523-7.
  • Meyer AC, Lidsky ME, Sampson DE, Lander TA, Liu M, Sidman JD. Airway interventions in children with Pierre Robin Sequence. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2008 Jun;138(6):782-7.
  • Meyer AC, Kimbrough TG, Finkelstein M, Sidman JD. Symptom duration and CT findings in pediatric deep neck infection. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2009 Feb;140(2):183-6.
  • Meyer L, Sharon B, Huang TC, Meyer AC, Gravel KE, Schimmenti LA, Swanson EC, Herd HE, Hernandez-Alvarado N, Coverstone KR, McCann M, Schleiss MR.Am J Otolaryngol. 2017 Sep - Oct;38(5):565-570.  Analysis of archived newborn dried blood spots (DBS) identifies congenital cytomegalovirus as a major cause of unexplained pediatric sensorineural hearing loss.
  • Cofer S, Meyer A, Yoon D, Beebe D, Castro C, Rimell F, Belani K.

    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 Sep;157(3):533-535.  Tympanostomy Tube Placement in Children Using a Single-Pass Tool with Moderate Sedation.

  • Meyer A, Sie K, Skalicky A, Edwards TC, Schick B, Niparko J, Patrick DL.

    JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2013 Mar;139(3):294-300.  Quality of life in youth with severe to profound sensorineural hearing loss.



Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Board Certifications

American Board of Otolaryngology