Drew Sutton

Medical Writer & Editor

General Information

Drew is a retired ENT doctor who now lives in the Southeastern US. He was a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He has a bachelor’s degree in Biology and Psychology and an MD degree. He completed his internship in General Surgery and Residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and practiced for almost 30 years in all aspects of ENT, including a specialization in disorders of the ear and skull base. Drew is passionate about communicating his clinical experiences and making his knowledge more accessible to the general public by medical writing.


  • Medical and Scientific Officer | NuWave (now Lumense)

    Responsible for development of respiratory sensor project using laser interferometry

    January 2006 – December 2012

  • CEO and President, Physician Founder | Northwest ENT Associates

    June 1999 – October 2011

  • Medical and Scientific Consultant | Matrix Pharmaceuticals

    Design and implementation of injectable colloid chemotherapy in head and neck cancer
    Stanford University medical start-up company

    April 1998 – August 2003


  • University of Rochester

    Doctor of Medicine (MD)
  • Rice University

    Bachelor of Arts (BA), Biology and Psychology