Sara C. Scheid, MD, FAAP
Diplomate, American Board of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery
Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
Diplomate, American Board of Sleep Medicine
Dr. Sara C. Scheid has practiced otolaryngology in the Albany, New York, area since 2004. Before coming to New York’s Capital Region, she was an attending surgeon at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in PA and a faculty member at Drexel Medical College. She completed her residency in Otolaryngology at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA, where she gained extensive expertise in all areas of head and neck surgery.
“I feel so fortunate to have a career that I love,” shares Dr. Sara Scheid, “While I enjoy the variety of being able to do all aspects of ENT and seeing both adults and children, I take my greatest pleasure in helping kids. I realized early on in my training that children just brighten my day.”
In addition to her training in general Ear, Nose and Throat, Dr. Sara Scheid is a leading expert in the treatment of voice disorders and a member of the prestigious Voice Foundation. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Otolaryngology, a Diplomate of the American Board of Sleep Medicine and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics in the New York Capital Region. Dr.Sara Scheid also proudly serves on the board of Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Capital Region, Inc.
Dr. Sara Scheid offers care for all adult and pediatric Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) disease including: Pediatric and Adult Sinusitis, Pediatric Ear Infections, Nasal Obstruction and Allergy, Tonsil and Throat Illness, Chronic Ear Disease, Thyroid and Parathyroid Disease, Voice and Swallowing Problems, Snoring and Sleep Apnea and, Head and Neck Cancers.
Dr. Scheid offers both tradition and minimally invasive surgical options including the intracapsular tonsillectomy. In 2010, she was the first surgeon in the Capital District to perform this new procedure.