Meet Dr. Janning – MD

DABSM - Ear, Nose, and Throat Physican and Sleep Specialist

Dr. Janning grew up in Redwood Falls, Minnesota. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from St. Olaf College in Northfield with majors in art and chemistry and a minor in biology. He was also very active in college music, government, sports, and tutoring. He was a member of the distinguished Phi Beta Kappa and Blue Key Honor Societies. He graduated with high honors from the University of Minnesota-Minneapolis Medical School in 1991.

Dr. Janning completed two years of General Surgery Residency followed by four years of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Residency at Southern Illinois University, Springfield, Illinois.

He completed his Chief Residency in Otolaryngology in 1997 in Springfield. Dr. Janning has extensive research and has published articles on various topics, with a primary interest in ototoxicity (hearing loss from chemotherapy drugs) .

In 2009 Dr. Janning passed his certification to become a Diplomate of the American Board of Sleep Medicine (DABSM).

Dr. Janning has been a practicing Board Certified Otolaryngologist in Minnesota since 1997. The Family Eye and ENT Center in southwest Willmar opened during the summer of 2005. This joint venture include the Family Eye Center, Janning ENT Center and more recently Janning Audiology.

Dr. Janning MD - otolaryngologist - willmar, MnSPECIAL INTERESTS

  • Medical and surgical management of sinus disease
  • Coblation-Assisted-Tonsillectomy
  • Facial (nose, ears, lips, eyelids, cheeks) cancer and lesion excision with reconstruction
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Otoplasty
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Management of ringing (tinnitus)
  • Management of sleep disorders (sleep apnea, snoring, restless legs, insomnia, sleepiness, and others)


  • Playing with his 5 children
  • Running
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Reading