Dr. Kathy Yu-Syken graduated from the prestigious UCR/UCLA 7-year Biomedical sciences program, Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa. She completed her bi-campus residency training in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at Columbia University Medical Center and Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York. She is certified in Balloon Sinuplasty, and has had many articles published in national medical journals, as well as had the honor of presentating her work at several national Otolaryngology meetings. She is trilingual, and speaks Spanish and Mandarin-Chinese. In addition, Dr. Yu-Syken is a member of many professional associations, including The American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery and American College of Surgeons.