Sanjay Bhansali, M.D.


Dr. Sanjay A. Bhansali earned a bachelor’s degree magna cum laude from Albion College in Albion, Michigan, in 1980. He received a medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Michigan, in 1984. Dr. Bhansali is board certified in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery and is board certified in the subspecialty of neurotology.

He completed an internship in general surgery and a residency in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, both at Wayne State University School of Medicine. Dr. Bhansali completed a fellowship in neurotology/skull base surgery at Ear Consultants of Michigan (Dr. Dennis Bojrab) in 1991. His practice specializes in evaluation and management of ear and hearing disorders, including patients with otosclerosis, dizziness, acoustic neuromas, chronic ear infections, facial nerve disorders, tumors of the lateral skull base, cochlear implants and other implantable hearing devices, and laser surgery of the ear and skull base.

Prior to founding Ear Consultants of Georgia in 2001, Dr. Bhansali was in private practice with an ENT group in Atlanta for eight years. Before coming to Atlanta, he was in full-time academic practice as assistant professor in the section of otolaryngology at the Medical College of Georgia. He specializes in otology, neurotology, and lateral skull base surgery.

Dr. Bhansali is a diplomate of the American Board of Otolaryngology and the National Board of Medical Examiners. He is board certified in otoloaryngology-head and neck surgery as well as neurotology. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (1997 Honor Award recipient), the American Neurotology Society, and the North American Skull Base Society.

Dr. Bhansali has authored chapters in otolaryngology and neurotology textbooks and published articles in several professional journals including Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Laryngoscope; Archives of Otolaryngology; American Journal of Otology; and Ear, Nose & Throat Journal. He has served on committees of national and local organizations, and he has presented papers at professional meetings for many medical societies including the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, the American Neurotology Society, the North American Skull Base Society, the Politzer Society, and the Triological Society.

He is on staff at Northside Hospital, Scottish Rite Children’s Medical Center, and Atlanta Outpatient Surgery Center.

Dr. Bhansali has been chosen and included in Best Doctors of America for 2017 and 2018, and in Top Doctors in Atlanta for 2018.

American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery

American Board of Otolaryngology