Dr. Jeanne Hatcher of Emory Healthcare

Dr. Jeanne Hatcher of Emory Healthcare

On April 28, we will be joined by Dr. Jeanne L. Hatcher, an otolaryngologist, of Emory Healthcare.

Dr. Hatcher joined Emory in 2014 after completing a fellowship in laryngology and care of the professional voice in San Antonio, Texas. Since arriving at Emory, she has been integral in offering cutting edge dysphagia evaluation and management as well as treating patients with complex upper airway disorders. She has been an invited speaker at several national meetings and has written multiple peer-review articles and book chapters. She specializes in laryngology, taking care of patients with voice, airway, and swallowing disorders.


MD: Wake Forest University Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC
Residency: Wake Forest University Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC
Fellowship: University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX


Board Certified, American Board of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
Medical Licenses: Georgia


Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine

Professional Membershipserican Academy of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery

Gold Humanism Honor Society

Recent Publications

“Safety and efficacy of multiuse botulinum toxin vials for intralaryngeal injection.” Barrow EM, Rosen CA, Hapner ER, Smith S, Hatcher JL, Simpson B, Johns MM 3rd. Laryngoscope. 2015 May;125(5):1149-54.

“Voice outcomes after endoscopic treatment of laryngotracheal stenosis.” Hatcher JL, Dao AM, Simpson CB. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2015 Mar;124(3):235-9.

“Tobacco use and surgical outcomes in patients with head and neck cancer.” Hatcher JL, Sterba KR, Tooze JA, Day TA, Carpenter MJ, Alberg AJ, Sullivan CA, Fitzgerald NC, Weaver KE. Head Neck. 2014 Dec 18.

“Disposition of elderly patients after head and neck reconstruction.” Hatcher JL, Bell EB, Browne JD, Waltonen JD. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2013 Nov;139(11):1236-41.

“Total serum immunoglobulin E as a marker for missed antigens on in vitro allergy screening.” Hatcher JL, Cohen SD, Mims JW. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2013 Oct;3(10):782-7.

“Esophageal graft-versus-host disease.” Hatcher JL, Wright SC, Lintzenich CR. Ear Nose Throat J. 2013 Feb; 92(2):64.

Research Focus

Dr. Hatcher’s research interests include tracheal and glottic stenosis as well as geriatric laryngology.