Holzer Liberty Circle is made up of a team of professionals, including two otolaryngologists, a full time audiologist and two physicians assistants, who are dedicated to providing the best quality healthcare in a responsive and caring environment. Our otolaryngologists are board certified with years of experience in the profession. They work in concert with nurses and office staff to understand your health issues quickly and apply the appropriate treatment to get you back to your optimal health. Our nurses will respond to all calls regarding your health concerns personally.


Ross Germani, MD

Ross Germani, MDDr. Germani completed his residency training in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Miami, including core training in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. He is a board certified diplomat of the American Board of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. His research interests include studying molecular markers that help to predict the spread of cancer (Germani, R, et al. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. July 2009; 141(1):52-58.) and in new biomaterials for reconstructing tissue defects (Germani, R, et al. Amer. J Rhinol. Sept-Oct 2007; 21:615-618.).

Medical Education:

  • Wayne State University, Detriot, MI

Residency:

  • University of Miami, Jackson Health System, Miami, FL

Board Certified:

  • American Board of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Hospital Privileges:

  • St. Mary's Medical Center - Huntington, WV
  • Holzer ASC - Gallipolis, OH
  • Three Gables Surgery Center - Proctorivlle, OH

He is now accepting new patients for:

  • Nasal and Sinus Disease, including Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery and Image Guided Surgery.
  • Thryoid and Parathyroid Disease.
  • Pediatric ENT, including coblator tonsillectomy, neck masses and airway evaluation including bronchoscopy.
  • Head and Neck Cancer, including diagnostic endoscopy, biopsy, and therapeutic neck dissection.
  • Facial Reconstructive Surgery, includng Skin Cancer Excision with Frozen Section, Graphs and Flaps for facial defects, Scar Revision
  • Facial Plastic Sugery, including Rhinoplasty/Nasal Reconstruction, Otoplasty/Auricular Reconstruction (Ear Reconstruction), Superficial Muscular Aponeurosis System (SMAS) flap for Rhytids (correction of deep facial wrinkles), Platysmaplasty (correction of neck bands), and Blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery for redundant skin).
  • Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery, including removal of sinonasal tumors and removal of pituitary and other intracranial tumors in conjunction with neurosurgery.

R. Arturo Roa, MD

R. Arturo Roa, MDMedical Education:

  • Tufts University
    Boston, Massachusetts -- 1977
  • George Washington University
    Washington, DC -- 1980
  • Georgetown University
    Washington, DC -- 1981
  • University of Michigan Medical
    Ann Arbor, MI -- 1985

Internship:
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA - 1985-1986
General Surgery

Residency:

  • Resident -- Otorhinolaryngology at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania,
    Philadelphia, PA 1986-1990
  • Director -- Vestibular Studies at Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and
    Neck Surgery at Greater Baltimore Medical Center
    Baltimore, Maryland 1992-1993
  • Assistant Professor in Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery at John Hopkins University
    School of Medicine 1990-1993

Board Certification:

  • American Board of Otolaryngology
  • Diplomate, Nationale Board of Medical Examiners Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Alicia Johnson PA-C

Alicia Johnson PA-CMedical Education:

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology
    Morehead State University
  • Master's of Health Science in Physician's Assistant Studies
    University of Kentucky

Clerkships:

  • Family Medicine Psychiatric
  • Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatric Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • General Surgery
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Women's Health
  • Rheumatology

Certifications and Licenses:

  • Board Certified as of 9/17/09
  • ACLS Certification BLS Certified
  • California State Licensed

Honors/Awards:

  • American Honors Student Association
  • President's List: Morehead State University
  • Order of Omega, Greek Honors Society

Kimberly Starks, Au.D., CCC/A

Medical Education:

  • Doctorate of Audiology
    A.T. Still University
  • Master of Science in Audiology
    West Virginia University
  • Bachelor of Science in Speech Pathology and Audiology
    West Virginia University

Certifications and Licenses:

  • American Academy of Audiology
  • American Speech, Language and Hearing Association
  • Ohio Board of Speech Language Pathology and Audiology

     

 

Neal Collins, PA-CNeal Collins, PA-C

Birthplace:

  • Camp Hill, PA

Medical Education:

  • Alderson Broaddus College, Philippi, WV

Masters Degree:

  • University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE

Clinical Rotation

  • Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling, WV
  • Marshall University, Huntington, WV
  • Highlands Regional Medical Center, Sebring, FL
  • VA Medical Center, Richmond, VA

Board Certified:

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • Specialties: Diabetes Management Thyroid Diseases General Endocrinology Cholesterol Disorders Osteoporosis

Holzer Affiliation: 1995