Edward McCoul, MD, MPH

Edward McCoul
Ochsner Medical Center 1514 Jefferson Hwy. New Orleans, LA 70121  1-866-OCHSNER

Specialties Offered

Dr. McCoul is a board-certified otolaryngologist with specialized training in the management of complex sinus and nasal problems.  With an expertise in endoscopic surgery, Dr. McCoul can treat many diseases with minimally-invasive techniques, and has helped to pioneer new treatments for common ear, nose and throat disorders.  He also collaborates on the neurosurgical care of patients with tumors at the base of the brain.  Dr. McCoul has a special interest in the effect of disease on a patient’s quality of life, and incorporates this into his practice to optimize treatment outcomes.

Dr. McCoul earned his medical degree and two master degrees from Tulane University, and subsequently completed residency and fellowship training in New York City.  Dr. McCoul is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the American Rhinologic Society.  He is an author of over 30 peer-reviewed medical articles and book chapters, and is a speaker at national meetings on the subjects of rhinology and skull base surgery.

Watch Hello Health on TV: Chronic Sinusitis and Minimally-Invasive Techniques with Dr. Edward McCoul

Clinical Interests

Sinus disorders, chronic sinusitis, nasal polyps, minimally-invasive sinus surgery, skull base surgery, eustachian tube disorders

Languages Spoken


Certifications Held

American Board of Otolaryngology

  • Medical School: Tulane University
  • Internship: SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
  • Residency: SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowship: Cornell University