Bevan Yueh, MD, MPH

Interim CEO M Physicians, University of Minnesota Physicians

Bevan Yueh

Contact Info

Mailing Address:
Department of Otolaryngology
420 Delaware Street S.E., MMC 396
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Melissa Allard

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Interim CEO M Physicians, University of Minnesota Physicians

Vice Dean for Clinical Affairs, Medical School

Department Head and Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Otolaryngologist (Ear, Nose and Throat), Head and Neck Surgeon

MD, Stanford University School of Medicine

Residency, (Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery), The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Fellowship, (Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery), The Johns Hopkins Hospital

MPH, Yale University School of Epidemiology and Public Health


Dr. Bevan Yueh is Professor and George L Adams Chair for Otolaryngology. He is a native of Minnesota, and was delighted to return to Minnesota in 2007. Dr. Yueh is a head & neck surgeon, and his practice is focused on the ablation of H&N tumors. As a former Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar, he has expertise in clinical epidemiology and health services research, with special focus on improving hearing health, and improving function and quality of life of patients after treatment for head & neck cancer.

Dr. Yueh is the Executive Vice Chair of the Board for the University of Minnesota Physicians. Nationally, he is President of the Association of Academic Departments of Otolaryngology, the Treasurer for the American Head & Neck Society, and a member of the executive editorial board of JAMA Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery.

Awards & Recognition

  • Minnesota Monthly "Best Doctor" (2016-2018)
  • Minnesota Monthly's Best Doctors for Women (2013-2018)
  • Mpls.St. Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2012-2018)
  • Best Doctors in America® (2011-2012, 2018)
  • Member, Collegium Oto-Rhino-Laryngologicum Amicitiae Sacrum
  • Honor Award, American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery

Professional Associations

  • Senior Examiner, American Board of Otolaryngology
  • Editorial Board, Archives of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery 
  • Editorial Board, Laryngoscope 
  • Advisory Council, National Institute of Deafness and Communication Disorders



Over 100 Publications



  • Head and neck tumors
  • Salivary gland tumors
  • Thyroid tumors


University of Minnesota Medical Center