Dr. Schultz is an Assistant Professor at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. She specializes in otolaryngic allergy, sinus surgery, spasmodic dysphonia, as well as general otolaryngology. Dr. Schultz received her Doctorate of Medicine from The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, and received her post-graduate training from West Virginia University Hospital and The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and affiliated hospitals. Dr. Schultz was in private practice from 1986 to 1994 at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas. During that time she was also an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Otorhinolaryngology at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and staffed the residents at the Dallas Veterans Administration.

She is Board Certified by the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery and is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head Neck Surgery, American Medical Association, American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy, Texas Medical Association and the Dallas Academy of Otolaryngology. Dr. Schultz has served as Program Chairman and Secretary-Treasurer for the Dallas Academy of Otolaryngology and served on the Medical Advisory Committee for Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Texas.

Dr. Schultz has hospital affiliations with William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital, Zale Lipshy University Hospital, and Parkland Memorial Hospital.


Medical School
UT Southwestern Medical School (1980)
West Virginia University Hospitals (1981), General Surgery
West Virginia University Hospitals (1982), Otolaryngology
UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (1986), Otolaryngology

Clinical Interest

Airway Conditions

  • Airway Obstruction Issues

Larynx Related Voice Disorders

  • Laryngeal Papilloma
  • Silent Reflux (Laryngealpharyngeal Reflux)

Professional Voice Care

  • Acoustic Tests to Measure Airflow & Voice Quality
  • Advanced Endoscopy
  • Comprehensive Management of the Professional Voice
  • Laryngeal Electromyography
  • Videostroboscopy

Voice Disorders

  • Decreased Phonation
  • Dysphonia & Dysphonic Voice
  • Polyps of Vocal Cords
  • Spasmodic Dysphonia
  • Speech Problems
  • Vocal Cord Dysfunction, Nodules, Polyps & Cysts

Ear Conditions

  • Ear Drainage (Otorrhea), Infection & Pain (Otalgia)
  • Swimmer's Ear (Otitis Externa)

Ear Surgery

  • Adult Ear Tube Evaluation & Placement
  • Deviated Nasal Septum Reconstruction (Septoplasty)
  • Eustation Tube Dysfunction
  • Perforated (Ruptured) Ear Drum Repair (Myringoplasty)

Facial Nerve Disorders

  • Bell's Palsy

Nose & Sinus (Rhinology) Disorders

  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Rhinorrhea

Surgical Corrections of Nose & Nose Disorders

  • Nasal Polyp Removal
  • Nasal Polyps
  • Sphenoid Sinus

Head & Neck Cancers

  • Neck Masses
  • Oral Masses
  • Salivary Gland Cancer


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Comparison of the Le Fort I Maxillary Osteotomy with the Sublabial Transnasal and Endonasal Approaches to the Sphenoid Sinus and Stella: A Cadaveric Study
Fayette C. Williams, DDS, MD, Bruce Mickey, MD, Barbara Schultz, MD, and Edward Ellis III, DDS, MS Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery May 2009 67(5) 1052-1057
"A 3-way collision tumor of the upper respiratory tract: a composite of 2 immunophenotypically distinct mantle cell lymphomas and a plasmacytoma"
Wang HY, Karandikar N, Payne D, Maleki A, Schultz BA, Collins R, McKenna RW, Human Pathology May 2008 39 (5) May 2008. 781-787

Honors & Awards

  • Texas Super Doctors
    Texas Monthly Magazine 2004, 2006 - 2014 (2014)
  • Whos Who of American Women
    2008-2009 (2009)
  • Best Doctors in Dallas
    D Magazine 2003, 2005 and 2006 (2006)
  • Medical Advisory Committee: Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Texas
    Served 1989-1997 (1997)
  • Secretary-Treasurer: Dallas Academy of Otolaryngology
    Served 1989-1991 (1991)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
  • American Medical Association
  • Dallas Academy of Otolaryngology
  • Texas Medical Association