Frontiers in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (FOHNS)


Frontiers in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (FOHNS)

To advance the practice of otorhinolaryngology and of head and neck surgery and promote this scientific research for the benefit of humanity.
Aims & Scope: Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery is an international open access peer reviewed journal focuses on important advances within otolaryngology–head and neck surgery, particularly as they relate to the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease through clinical and translational research.
The scope of OHNS is broad, encompassing all otorhinolaryngology-head and neck surgery subspecialties. OHNS will feature original research (negative and positive results), analyses, reviews (systematic, narrative, and mini-reviews), letters to the editor, case reports, news, practice updates, thought-provoking editorials, expert opinion articles, forward-looking perspectives, commentaries, images, and book reviews. OHNS will also publish papers that cover in vitro and animal studies.
Subject areas include, but are not limited to, otology, rhinology, laryngology, head and neck surgery, chronic ear infection, hearing loss, cochlear implants, sinonasal disorders, rhinitis and rhinosinusitis, Phonosurgery, thyroid surgery, head and neck cancer, Craniomaxillo-facial surgery, facial plastic surgery, snoring and sleep medicine, salivary gland disorders, Otoneurology, audiology, and pediatric otolaryngology.
Copyright is retained by the authors and articles can be freely used and distributed by others. Articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work, first published by FOHNS, is properly cited.