Jonathan Y. Ting

Jonathan Y. Ting, MD, MS, MBA

Chair, Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery


Specialty: Rhinology

Jonathan Ting, MD, MS, MBA, joined the faculty in the Department of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery at Indiana University School of Medicine in 2012

As the first fellowship-trained rhinologist in the state of Indiana, Dr. Ting provides advanced clinical and surgical care for patients with nose and sinus disorders, as well as skull base and orbital tumors.  He pioneered a multidisciplinary collaboration with the Department of Neurosurgery that has grown to over 100 endoscopic pituitary and skull base surgeries a year.

Dr Ting has previously served as Quality Officer and Vice Chair for Academic Affairs for the Department of Otolaryngology. As Chief of Otolaryngology at IUH Methodist Hospital, he managed the clinical expansion of Otolaryngology at IUH Methodist Hospital (MH) to over 800 cases a year. Since 2014, Dr. Ting has directed the longest running postgraduate course in the country, the century-old Indiana University Annual Anatomy of the Head, Neck and Temporal Bone course.

His research involves outcomes from the management of sinus and skull base disorders, as well as technological advances and innovative approaches to skull base and orbital lesions.

Dr. Ting obtained his medical degree from the University of Western Ontario and completed his residency and post-doctoral research fellowship at IU School of Medicine. He completed a fellowship in rhinology—endoscopic sinus and skull base surgery at Harvard Medical School / Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. He earned a MS in Clinical Research at Indiana University and a MBA in Finance from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.

Since March 2019, he has served as the interim Chair of the Department of Otolaryngology. As Department Chair and the Richard T. Miyamoto Scholar, he is committed to supporting the growth of a diverse, highly engaged faculty who provide outstanding education for our residents and fellows, deliver world-class care to Hoosiers, and advance our understanding of science through extramurally funded research.

In his free time, Dr. Ting enjoys spending time with his wife and three children.


(317) 278-1286 

Otolaryngology & H/N Surgery
Fesler Hall 400 1130 W. Michigan Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202


Titles & Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
  • Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery
  • Chief, Division of Rhinology & Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery
  • Chief Quality Officer