Tony L Kille, MD

Associate Professor

  • Section of Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • Division of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
(608) 262-7181

600 Highland Ave.
K4/720 Clinical Science Center-K4
Madison, WI 53792


  • MD, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI, 2001
  • Residency, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, 2001-2006
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Otolaryngology, Baylor College of Medicine at Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, TX, 2008-2009

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Kille is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery. He specializes in pediatric otolaryngology, including management of pediatric sinus disease, airway and swallowing disorders, and pediatric ear disease and hearing loss.

Dr. Kille provides a wide range of services including Adenoidectomy, Airway Reconstruction, Bronchoscopy, Choanal Atresia Repair, Cholesteatoma Excision, Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Laryngeal Papilloma Laser Treatment, Laryngoscopy, Laryngotracheal Reconstruction, Laser Procedures, Mastoidectomy, Neck Mass Excision, Ossiculoplasty, Septoplasty, Sinus Surgery, Tonsillectomy, Tracheostomy, Tympanoplasty, Tympanostomy (Ear) Tube Placement.

Research Interests

Dr. Kille has research interests in pediatric sinus disease and airway reconstruction.

Recent Publications

  • Opioid prescribing to preteen children undergoing ambulatory surgery in the United States.
    Cartmill RS, Yang DY, Walker BJ, Bradfield YS, Kille TL, Su RR, Kohler JE
    Surgery 2021 09; 170(3): 925-931
    [PubMed ID: 33902922]

  • Granulomatous Inflammation Causing Severe Supraglottic Edema and Airway Obstruction in a Pediatric Patient.
    Colevas SM, Gietman BT, Cook SM, Kille TL
    Ear Nose Throat J 2020 Nov 25; 145561320973772
    [PubMed ID: 33236923]

  • Results of a RCT assessing saline and xylitol nasal irrigation for CRS and fatigue in Gulf War illness.
    Rabago D, Kille T, Mundt M, Obasi C
    Laryngoscope Investig Otolaryngol 2020 Aug; 5(4): 613-620
    [PubMed ID: 32864432]

  • Delayed Presentation of Submucosal Retained Toothbrush from Self-Inflicted Injury in Patient with Schizophrenia.
    Creswell CH, Kille TL, Hoffman MR, Kennedy T, Dailey SH
    Case Rep Emerg Med 2017; 2017: 2480140
    [PubMed ID: 29456875]

  • Development of an Innovative 3D Printed Rigid Bronchoscopy Training Model.
    Al-Ramahi J, Luo H, Fang R, Chou A, Jiang J, Kille T
    Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 2016 Dec; 125(12): 965-969
    [PubMed ID: 27605436]

All Publications on PubMed