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Dr. Timothy J. Downey

Dr. Timothy J. Downey MD

Ear, Nose & Throat Doctor

Credentials of Dr. Timothy J. Downey MD


  • Medical School - Creighton University
  • Madigan Army Medical Center, Residency in Otolaryngology

Languages Spoken

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Otolaryngology

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Awards and Publications

  • Chief of the Departments of Surgery & Otolaryngology at Martin Army Community Hospital, Ft. Benning, GA, from 2004-2009
  • Assistant Professor of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine, Bethesda, MD, 2001-2009
  • Gilbert A, Downey TJ. Epiglottic abscess. ENT Journal March 2004, vol. 83, no. 3, pp.86-7.
  • Downey TJ, Champeaux AL, Silva AB. AlloDerm tympanoplasty of tympanic membrane perforations. American Journal of Otolaryngology Jan-Feb 2003, vol. 24, no. 1, pp. 6-13.
  • Bothwell NE, Willard C, Sorensen DS, Downey TJ. A rare case of a sebaceous nevus in the external auditory canal. ENT Journal January 2003, vol. 82, no. 1, pp. 38-41.
  • Coppit GL, Downey TJ, Eusterman VD et al. Endoscopic resection of chondrosarcoma of the nasal septum: a report of two cases. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Dec 2002, vol 127, no 6, pp569-71
  • Downey TJ, Clark SK, Moore DW. Chondrosarcoma of the nasal septum. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery July 2001; 125:98-100.
  • Eusterman VD, Downey TJ. Laryngeal Cancer. In: Jafek BW, Murrow BW ENT Secrets, 2nd Ed. Philadelphia, PA, Hanley & Belfus, Inc., 2001, pp 280-6.
  • Kerr J, Downey TJ. Principles of skin resurfacing. In: Jafek BW, Murrow BW ENT Secrets, 3rd Ed. Philadelphia, PA, Hanley & Belfus, Inc., 2004.
  • Main Line Today Magazine "Top Doctor" 2013

Professional Statement

Dr. Timothy Downey joined Chester County Otolaryngology and Allergy Associates in 2009 bringing with him a wealth of experience. Originally from Nebraska, he received his medical degree from Creighton University and then served our country in the Army for 13+ years. He has cared for patients of all ages in the military and now locally. His career has involved teaching other physicians, research/publications, local/national presentations, and various leadership positions in the Army and its hospitals. He achieved board certification in 2002 and re-certified in 2012.
Dr. Downey treats ear disorders such as dizziness/vertigo, hearing loss, and tinnitus, and performs ear surgeries such as ear tube placement, repairing eardrum perforations, and middle ear surgery. His audiologists provide hearing loss and dizziness evaluations and hearing aids. Dr. Downey is a drummer and understands noise induced hearing loss; therefore he provides musician and occupational hearing protection devices. Dr. Downey also cares for the nose and sinuses and provides treatment of allergies, allergy skin testing, allergy shots and oral drops, and cutting edge surgeries such as Balloon Sinuplasty and Image Guided Navigation Sinus Surgery. He treats all types of head/neck cancers to include skin, throat, thyroid, salivary gland and others.
Dr. Downey’s patients have described him as having an excellent bed-side manner, listens well, attentive, detailed and thorough.
Dr. Downey enjoys time with his wife (an Army Oral Surgeon), son and daughter; playing drums and tennis; running; listening to his family play the piano; any Philly sports team; and Nebraska Cornhusker Football!!!

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