College: University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
Medical School: Yale Medical School, New Haven, CT
Residency: University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Fellowships: Facial Plastic Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland OR
Boards: American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery; Facial Plastic Surgery
Privileges: Scottsdale Healthcare-Shea, Scottsdale Healthcare-Thompson Peak.
Dr. Christopher Lykins is a board-certified Otolaryngologist who has practiced medicine in
Phoenix since 2002.
Areas of interest include Sinus Surgery, Minimally Invasive Thyroid Surgery, Facial Plastic
Surgery, Nasal Obstructions, Head and Neck Masses, Hearing Loss, Allergy and Pediatric ENT.
Dr. Lykins enjoys practicing all aspects of Otolaryngology but with his fellowship background in
facial plastic surgery, he particularly enjoys the treatment of challenging functional nasal
reconstruction. In addition, he was one of the earliest adopters of minimally invasive thyroid
surgery in the Phoenix metro area.
Besides medicine and his daughter, Dr. Lykins has a deep dedication to music. In between college
and medical school, Dr. Lykins was a touring guitarist in an internationally known rock band. He is
currently playing bass in a local rockabilly band that performs throughout the West. For recreation
he enjoys skiing, SCUBA diving, and reading.
For more information please visit www.entscottsdale.com