Dr. Podrazik grew up in Chicago. Following graduation from Northwestern University with a degree in Chemical Engineering in 1980, he earned his medical degree at Rush Medical College in 1984 and completed otolaryngology residency at Northwestern University in 1989. Following his training, Dr. Podrazik served for three years in the U.S. Navy as department head of otolaryngology at Naval Hospital Orlando. In 1993 he moved to Houston, Texas to work for Kelsey-Seybold Clinic. He moved to Casper in January 2001 to join Wyoming Otolaryngology. His clinical philosophy has always been to listen and educate. He makes it a point to take the time to fully understand a patient’s problem in order to educate them on the nature of the problem and the solutions to solving that problem. Dr. Podrazik has two daughters, Sydney and Fallon.