Monday - Thursday
Jeffrey P. Kirsch, MD, FACS
Dr. Kirsch is originally from west central Illinois. He earned a B.S. in
Psychology with departmental distinction from the University of Illinois. He then
attended Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans. Thereafter, he
undertook two years of preliminary general surgery residency at Baylor
University Medical Center in Dallas before returing to Tulane for an additional
four years of residency in otolaryngology - head and neck surgery. After seven
years practicing with Park Central Institute in St. Louis, Missouri, he relocated
to Conway in 2001, at which time he founded the Ear, Nose & Throat Center of
Dr. Kirsch is board-certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. He is a
past Chairman of both the Surgical Control Committee and Cancer Committee
at Conway Regional Medical Center, and is also a past president of the
Arkansas Society of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. Since 2001,
Dr. Kirsch has served as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology -
Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.
Dr. Kirsch has a large diverse otolaryngology practice and has lectured both
nationally and internationally as related to several areas of particular interest,
including nerve monitoring in thyroid surgery and advanced surgical techniques
for obstructive sleep apnea.
Ear, Nose & Throat Center of Conway and Hearing Aid Associates
2425 Dave Ward Drive. Suite 101, Conway, AR 72034
501.932.7600 Toll Free 800.304.5158
8:00am - 5:00pm
8:00am - 12:00pm
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about the practice
The Ear, Nose & Throat Center of Conway was established in 2001 and is Conway's premier
practice for all problems in the field of otolaryngology, no matter how simple or complicated. Our
physicians include Dr. Jeffrey Kirsch and Dr. Patrick Fraley and our audiologist is Kathleen Phillips.
Together we are committed to bringing the highest quality of care to the people of Conway and its
surrounding areas. Both physicians and our audiologist are board-certified and have years of
experience. We strive to remain up-to-date with the latest in medical information and technology in
order to provide the best possible care to our patients.
Patrick L. Fraley, MD
Dr. Fraley grew up in central Arkansas prior to attending Hendrix College in
Conway where he received a B.A. in Chemistry and graduated summa cum
laude with a 4.0 GPA. He then attended medical school at the University of
Arkansas for Medical Sciences, where he again graduated at the top of his
class and was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha, the medical honor society.
He spent the next five years at the prestigious Washington University in St.
Louis where he completed his residency in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck
Surgery. While there, he trained primarily at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and St.
Louis Children's Hospital, both nationally recognized for excellence. After
residency, he relocated back to central Arkansas and joined the Ear, Nose &
Throat Center of Conway in 2009.
Dr. Fraley is board-certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. He
sees patients in Conway as well as Morrilton. He specializes in all aspects of
otolaryngology, including pediatrics, ear and hearing disorders, balance
disorders, sinus and allergy problems, voice and swallowing disorders, thyroid
and parathyroid disorders, and head and neck cancer.
Kathleen E. Phillips, MS, CCC-A
Kathleen Phillips is a licensed Arkansas audiologist. She received her Master
of Science degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in
2002. She maintains her Certificate of Clinical Competency in Audiology
(CCC-A) with the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is a
fellow of the American Academy of Audiology.
Ms. Phillips has been associated with the Ear, Nose & Throat Center of
Conway since 2002. Her specialties include audiometric testing of all ages,
including newborns, and the fitting and dispensing of hearing aids.