Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Claus-Peter  Richter, MD, PhD

Claus-Peter Richter, MD, PhD

Vice Chair for Research, Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery and McCormick School of Engineering

Focus of Work


Development of cochlear implants including novel devices based on neural infrared stimulation, use of laser in clinical settings, micromechanics of the cochlea, imaging


Education and Certification

  • MD, PhD: Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universitat, Medicine (2000)