Richmond Virginia Ear, Nose and Throat Specialists

Tired of being rushed through the office of a physician who will only listen to one complaint per visit?

Consider the board-certified ear nose and throat specialists at Richmond ENT.


Supported by team of highly trained nurse practitioners and audiologists, we allow 30 minutes for new patient appointments and strive to determine the root cause of your problem. We welcome adults and children of all ages and are well equipped to provide comprehensive examinations and treatment of the ears, nose and throat. We are a nationally recognized research center for minimally invasive sinus treatments including Balloon Sinuplasty and the first medical office in Richmond to provide same day, low radiation CT scans of the sinuses.

Our Providers

Mike Armstrong, MD

Michael Armstrong, Jr., M.D. is a graduate of Princeton University and Duke Medical School, who trained at Johns Hopkins in otolaryngology, head and neck surgery, and facial plastic surgery. He is double board-certified in otolaryngology (ENT) and facial plastic surgery. Dr. Armstrong founded Richmond ENT in 2001 to explore innovative ways to improve care of ear, nose and throat disorders. Dr. Armstrong was a pioneer in less invasive sinus surgery and was a leader in developing modern techniques in balloon sinus dilation. We are currently developing new medications to control nasal polyps, restore hearing loss and reduce tinnitus (ringing ears).

William L. Wilkes, MD
(1941-2022)

William L. Wilkes, M.D. graduated from the University of Georgia and the Medical College of Georgia before completing an ENT residency and otology fellowship at VCU’s Medical College of Virginia.  He served as the chief of otolaryngology and allergy at Vandenberg Air Force Base before returning to Richmond.  He brings compassion, enthusiasm and more than 45 years of experience to patients at Richmond ENT. He treats a wide range of ear, nose and throat concerns, with a special interest in allergies and ear diseases, including balance, hearing loss, and vertigo.

Becky L. Andrews,
RN, MSN, FNP. CORLN

Becky L. Andrews, RN, MSN, FNP. CORLN has been with Richmond ENT since 2001. A graduate of Southern Adventist University with a master’s degree from the University of Virginia, she is certified by the board of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Nurses, and the Virginia Council of Nurse Practitioners. A member of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy, Becky also manages our allergy department. She loves to see children and welcomes patients of all ages.

Amy Meadors,
RN, MSN, FNP, CORLN

Amy Meadors, RN, MSN, FNP, CORLN joined Richmond ENT in 2013 and specializes in sinus, allergy, and head and neck concerns for patients of all ages. She is the only practitioner who administers Botox for chronic migraine treatments.

Jonathan Pender,
RN, MSN, ACNP

Jonathan Pender, RN, MSN, ACNP specializes in ear, nose and throat disorders and has over 10 years of diverse clinical experience.

Patient Testimonials