Retired President and Founding Partner, PENTAFormer Professor of Otolaryngology and Pediatrics Director, Pediatric Otolaryngology The Women’s and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo

Linda Brodsky, MD is the founding member of Pediatric ENT Associates (PENTA). She has more than 28 years of experience taking care of children and their families in Western New York.  She enjoys treating all aspects of pediatric ear, nose and throat, head and neck problems, but is internationally known for her expertise and innovation in many areas including:

  • swallowing and feeding problems,
  • sleep disturbances, particularly sleep apnea (both adults and children), 
  • children with special needs,
  • the effects of reflux disease on the ears, nose and throat,
  • vascular birthmarks, and 
  • laser treatment of ear infections using the OtoLAM, particularly to place ear tubes in the office without general anesthesia.
Dr. Brodsky is also a well known educator and researcher. She achieved the highest rank of a tenured full professor of Otolaryngology and Pediatrics at the University of Buffalo.  She has published greater than 100 publications and 2 books and has been awarded more than $1 million in research funding. 

Dr. Brodsky passed away on February 13, 2014.  She will be sadly missed by our practice and her patients.Click here to read full bio