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: Frontiers in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery(FOHNS) is an international open access peer reviewed journal focus on bringing to its readership both cutting edge science and clinical advancements within the broad field of Otorhino-laryngology – Head & Neck Surgery. By providing clear, insightful, balanced contributions, the journal intends to serve all those involved in the diagnosis and treatment of ear, nose, throat, and head and neck disorders.
The scope of FOHNS is broad, encompassing all otorhinolaryngology-head and neck surgery subspecialties. FOHNS 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. FOHNS 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.