Berrylin Ferguson, MD

Berrylin Ferguson, MD

Otolaryngology (ENT) Pittsburgh, PA

Director, Division of Sino-nasal Disorders and Allergy University of Pittsburgh Medical Center


Office Address

  • 1400 Locust Street
    Suite B11500
    Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    Phone: (412) 232-8989
    Fax: (412) 232-8525

Berrylin Ferguson, MD

Otolaryngology (ENT) Pittsburgh, PA

Director, Division of Sino-nasal Disorders and Allergy University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Otolaryngology (ENT): General Otolaryngology/ENT

Education & Training

  • Duke Univ Med Ctr
  • Duke University HospitalDuke University Hospital
  • Duke Univ Med Ctr
  • Duke Univ Med Ctr
  • Duke Univ Med Ctr
  • Duke University HospitalDuke University Hospital
  • Duke University School of MedicineDuke University School of Medicine
  • Princeton University
  • Vanderbilt UniversityVanderbilt University

Certifications & Licensure

  • PA State Medical LicensePA State Medical License1992 - 2016

      Awards, Honors, & Recognition

      • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationEpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2011
      • Clerkship Preceptor of the YearUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2011
      • Distinguished ServiceAmerican Academy of Otolaryngology– Head and Neck Surgery Foundation, 2006

      Publications & Presentations

      PubMed

      Journal Articles

      • Ultrastructure of granular cell tumors of the human breast.  Mossler JA, Brinkhous AD, Ferguson BJ, Woodard BH, Georgiade N, McCarty KS Jr, Electron Microscopy. 1980 38:744-5
      • Melanosomes in Paget's disease of the human nipple.  Brinkhous AD, Seigler HF, Georgiade NG, Woodard BH, Ferguson BJ, McCarty KS Jr, Electron Microscopy. 1981 39:468-9
      • Factors influencing the prognosis of breast cancer.  Ferguson BJ, McCarty KS Jr, Georgiade GS, Resident and Staff Physician. 1981 27:53-61

      Books/Book Chapters

      • Decision Making in Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders. Chapter: Rhinorrhea 
        Ferguson BJ
        Editors: Alper CM, Myers EN, Eibling DE.W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia
      • Decision Making in Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders. Chapter: Chronic rhinosinusitis Page 100 - 103
        Ferguson BJ, Eibling D
        Editors: Alper CM, Myers EN, Eibling DE.W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia
      • Decision Making in Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders. Chapter: Fungal sinusitis Page 104 - 107
        Ferguson, BJ
        Editors: Alper CM, Myers EN, Eibling DE.W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia

      Abstracts/Posters

      • Mimics of rhinosinusitis: extraesophageal reflux and adenoid disease [Clinical Consultation; answer to a reader’s question]. Ferguson BJ, Journal of Respiratory Diseases 1999; 20:719-23
      • Allergic Rhinitis Treatment: Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed. Richard Mabry, Brad Marple, and BJ Ferguson, AAOA – Aventis Lunch Symposium, San Diego, CA
      • The Role of Fungi in Chronic Rhinosinusitis. BJ Ferguson, Jens Ponikau, Brad Marple, AAOA - GlaxoSmithKline, Lunch Symposium, San Diego, CA

      Lectures

      • Pediatric Sinusitis. Medical Grand Rounds, Mercy Hospital
      • Neurologic Manifestations of Allergic Disease. AAOA Advanced Course, Vail, CO
      • New Directions in the Treatment of Allergic Rhinitis. Combined Otolaryngological Spring Meeting, Nashville, TN

      Other

      • Clinical Otolaryngology On-line (COOL), Allergic Rhinitis. Ferguson BJ, Calhoun KH, and Members of the Core Education Faculty of the American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Foundation
        http://www.entlink.net/education/cool/allergicrhinitisintro.cfm
      • The effect of nasal steroid aqueous [Letter to the Editor]. Ferguson BJ, J Allergy Clin Immunol
      • Contemporary pharmacotherapy for allergic rhinitis. Ferguson BJ, Audio-Digest Otolaryngology 31

      Hospital Affiliations

      Insurance Accepted

      • Aetna Choice POS II
      • Aetna HMO
      • BCBS Blue Card PPO
      • CIGNA HMO
      • CIGNA Open Access
      • CIGNA PPO
      • Great West PPO
      • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
      • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
      • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
      • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
      • Multiplan PHCS PPO
      • Multiplan PPO
      • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
      • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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