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Howard G. Smith, M.D. is a pediatric otolaryngologist and former radio talk show host. As an ENT specialist, he has expertise in utilizing maximal medical management to avoid the need for ear or sinus surgery. As a media personality, he was the medical editor and talk show host at WBZ-AM, WRKO-AM, and WMRE-AM, all in Boston, Massachusetts.

Trained at Harvard Medical School and a long-time faculty member at Boston Children’s Hospital, he now practices in central Connecticut at Pediatric Ear, Nose & Throat Associates and Connecticut Children's Medical Center. He is the author of the paperback and e-book "Parents Ear Infection Cookbook: Medical Strategies for Avoiding Surgery.

Selected podcasts are available as both audio and video podcasts, the latter on on the Dr. Howard Smith Reports channel.

Listeners may contact Dr. Smith with questions or comments by e-mailing him at Dr. Smith's webpage is His Twitter handle is @DrHSmithReports

Mar 9, 2006

Dr. Howard Smith discussed the causes and cures for acute sinus infections in children and adults. He first helps you to know your nose, then reviews the causes of sinusitis, follows with a discussion of the treatments for sinus infections, and ends with a list of danger signs which should tell you that your child or...

Mar 9, 2006

Dr. Howard Smith warns that work stress can lead to heart disease and other serious illnesses by triggering unhealthy lifestyle choices.