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Dr. Joseph Mishell, MD

Ear, Nose & Throat Doctor

Professional statement

Dr Joseph Mishell has lived almost his entire life in the Chicago area. He obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan in 1981. Dr Mishell then attended the University of Illinois in Chicago for medical school, internship and residency in Otolaryngology. He completed his training after being chief resident in 1990. Dr. Mishell joined North Shore Ear, Nose, and Throat Associates immediately following residency. He practices all aspects of general Otolaryngology with special interests in sinus disorders and pediatric Otolaryngology. He especially enjoys working with families. It is gratifying treating different members of the same family including the children of previous pediatric patients. Doctor Mishell finds all aspects of medicine fascinating and was attracted to Otolaryngology due to its diversity. The specialty encompasses the treatment of all age groups, office practice and surgery. There is a wide spectrum of disorders that touch on many medical disciplines. Dr Mishell enjoys bringing an approach to treatment that tries to bring all of these aspects together in a thorough manner. He also strongly believes in compassionate care and good listening. Dr Mishell has received Top Doctor awards on different occasions from various rating agencies. Dr Mishell lives in Northbrook, is married to Amy and has 3 children. He enjoys movies, reading, music, exercise, politics and spending time with his family.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross


  • Ear, Nose & Throat Doctor

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Hospital affiliations

  • Lake Forest Hospital
  • Highland Park Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Otolaryngology

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Illinois, Chicago, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Illinois, Chicago, Residency in Otolaryngology

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology — Head and Neck Surgery
  • American Medical Association

Awards and publications

  • Mishell JH, Schild JA, Mafee MF. Chondrosarcoma of the larynx. Diagnosis with magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography. Archives of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery. 1990; 116: 1338-1341.
  • Mishell JH, Applebaum EL. Ramsay-Hunt syndrome in a patient with HIV infection. Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery. 1990; 102: 177-179.
  • Stenson KM, Mishell JH, Toriumi DM. Cystic Hygroma of the Parotid Gland. Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology. 1991; 100: 518-520.

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Languages spoken

  • English

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Office locations

North Shore Ear, Nose and Throat Associates

1160 Park Ave W

Highland Park, IL 60035

North Shore Ear, Nose and Throat Associates

4160 Robert Parker Coffin Rd, Suite 103

Long Grove, IL 60047

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