About Ari Wirtschafter
Dr. Ari I. Wirtschafter serves as the Chief of Surgery and as the Director of Pediatric Surgery at Boca Raton Regional Hospital. He is double board certified in Otolaryngology- Head & Neck Surgery and in Sleep Medicine. Dr. Wirtschafter was named Otolaryngologist of the Year for the State of Florida in 2011 and was also the past President of the Florida Society of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. He graduated with honors from the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Wirtschafter completed medical school at Jefferson Medical College and his general surgery internship at Lankenau Hospital in Philadelphia before completing a residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. He currently sees patients at the Boca Raton Sinus & Allergy Center and maintains privileges at Boca Raton Regional Hospital and Delray Hospital.
Dr. Wirtschafter is married to his wife, Shoshana, an internist, and is the proud father of four children (3 girls and one boy). He has a golden-doodle named Rocky. In addition to enjoying spending time with his family, he enjoys college football, fitness, and holds a Black Belt in Shotokan Karate.