Faculty, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Matthew T. Lister, MD

  • Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT, Otolaryngology)
  • Pediatric Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT, Otolaryngology)


Dr. Lister is a board-certified Otolaryngologist-head and neck surgeon who cares for adult and pediatric patients with a wide variety of ENT conditions. These include, but are not limited to benign and malignant tumors of the head and neck, inflammatory disorders of the ears, nose, and throat, as well as disorders of the upper airway and esophagus. He has a special interest in the use of endoscopic techniques to treat conditions affecting the nose, sinuses, eustachian tubes, and ears.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Surgery

Practice locations

  • 1 S. Park ClinicEar, Nose and Throat Clinic
    • 1 S. Park St. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 287-2500
    • Closed now
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  • UW Health Specialty Clinic - PortageEar, Nose and Throat Clinic
    • 2977 County Hwy CV / Portage, WI
    • (608) 745-3399
    • Closed now
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Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Otolaryngology
Medical School
  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (formerly UW Medical School), Madison, WI
  • Harvard Combined Program in Otolaryngology, Boston, MA
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA


Additional conditions and treatments
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic ear disease
  • Chronic sinus disease
  • Complex endoscopic frontal sinus surgery
  • Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Endoscopic Ear Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Endoscopic eustachian tube balloon dilation
  • Endoscopic repair of nasal spinal fluids leaks
  • Eustachian tube dysfunction
  • Functional Neck Dissection
  • Head and Neck Masses (Malignant & Benign)
  • Inspire implant for obstructive sleep apnea
  • Mastoid Surgery
  • Nasal and sinus polyps and masses
  • Parotid Surgery
  • Septoplasty
  • Stapedectomy
  • Submandibular gland surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Tracheostomy