Matthew Hinsley, MD

Matthew Hinsley, MD

Dr. Hinsley joined SWENT in 2010. Dr. Hinsley practices general ENT (otolaryngology) and is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngic Allery.

He attended college at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where he was Phi Beta Kappa and graduated with honors in 1996. He then completed medical school at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE in 2002.  Afterwards, Dr. Hinsley did his otolaryngology training at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics in Madison, WI from 2002 to 2007. As a chief resident, he traveled to rural Peru to repair cleft lips and palates.

He currently has hospital privileges at Christus Saint Vincent Hospital, Physicians Medical Center, and Alta Vista Regional Hospital. Dr. Hinsley works primarily at the Santa Fe office and is in Las Vegas once a week.

Practice interests

  • Allergy treatment
  • Sinonasal inflammatory conditions and sinus surgery
  • Thyroid surgery
  • Parathyroid surgery
  • Functional rhinoplasty

Dr. Hinsley was born in Omaha, Nebraska. He lives in Santa Fe with his wife Jennifer and his two sons, Ben and Will. His hobbies include snowboarding and mountain-biking.

Office Locations
Accepting New Patients?

I am accepting new patients.

Primary Specialty

Allergies and sinus disease, thyroid surgery, parathyroid surgery, rhinoplasty, facial reconstructive surgery

Undergraduate Education

University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska BS Biological Science: 1996

Medical Education

University of Nebraska, College of Medicine, Omaha Nebraska, Doctor of Medicine Degree: 2002


Otolaryngology Residencey, University of Wisonsin, Madison, Wisconsin: 2007

Board Certifications

Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery, 2009

Honors and Awards

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
• Resident Educator Award for excellence in teaching medical students; 2006
University of Nebraska College of Medicine
• Graduation with Distinction, 2002
• Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 2002-present
• College of Medicine Alumni Association Scholarship (full tuition merit-based), 2001-2002
• College of Medicine Alumni Association Scholarship (half tuition merit-based), 2000-2001
• Class of ’64 Distinguished Scholarship (merit-based), 1999-2000
• Nellie Powley Hills & John Willard Hills Scholarship (merit-based), 1998-1999
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
• Graduation with Distinction, 1996
• Phi Beta Kappa Society
• Golden Key National Honors Society
• Superior Scholar
• Dean’s List, 1992-1996
• Haze N. Emley Scholarship (merit-based), 1995-1996
• Charles & Emma Novotny Scholarship (merit-based), 1994-1995
• R. Parker & M. Eastwood Scholarship (merit-based), 1993-1994

National Presentations

Wisconsin Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Fall Meeting. The knock-out of myosin VIIa with small interfering RNA in neonatal rat outer hair cells, October 2005.


Hinsley ML, Hartig GK. The Anatomical Relationship between the Spinal Accessory Nerve and the Internal Jugular Vein in the Neck, Otolaryngology Head Neck Surg. 2010 Aug;143(2):239-41.

Hinsley ML, Fettiplace R, Slapnick S. The knock-out of myosin VIIa using small interfering RNA in neonatal rat outer hair cells, 2004- 2006.

Case Report: Radiologic Evaluation of Cervical Carotid Artery Aneurysms (unpublished), 2002.

Characterization of the mouse Rh blood group gene. Dwayne Wylie, Professor Univ. Nebraska-Lincoln. Research in immunology/molecular biology 1996-1997.

The description of mating habits and offspring characteristics of mosquito-fish gambusiae affinis. John Lynch, Professor Univ. Nebraska-Lincoln. Research in environmental and evolutionary biology, 1994-1996.