The physicians at West Michigan Sinus Center are dedicted to making sure you receive the most comprehensive medical care and treatment.

Gregory J. Artz, M.D.

Dr. Artz completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Michigan and then went on to receive his MD from Wayne State University. He finished his residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Artz then completed graduate studies in Neurotology-Skull Based Surgery at the Michigan Ear Institute.  He has been an assistant professor at Jefferson Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University for the past 7 years. He sees patients of all ages with a wide range of Otolaryngology and Neurotology concerns.

Claudell Cox, M.D.

A native of Chicago, Illinois, Dr. Cox received his medical degree from University of Michigan, where he did his general surgery internship and Otolaryngology residency. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the National University in San Diego, California. He is licensed by the state of Michigan, and has been practicing in Grand Rapids, Michigan since July 2002. Dr. Cox is committed to providing the most up-to-date, reliable care to patients of all ages.


Robert Meleca, M.D. 

A native of Columbus, Ohio, received his medical degree from Ohio State University, School of Medicine. He completed his general surgery internship, Otolaryngology residency and post-doctoral fellowship at Wayne State University. He also holds a Bachelors of Zoology from Ohio State University. He is board-certified in Otolaryngology. Dr. Meleca is devoted to the most progressive treatment for patients of all ages.


Thomas W. Pfennig, D.O.

A Native of Michigan, received his medical degree from Michigan State University. He did his internship at Detroit Osteopathic Hospital, and his Otorhinolaryngology residency at Mount Clemens General Hospital. He also has a Masters of Art for Teachers through the Department of Physiology also at MSU. He is board certified in Oro-Facial Plastic Surgery and has a Certificate of Additional Qualifications in Otolaryngic Allergy. Dr. Pfennig has been in practice in Grand Rapids since 1992. He is committed to providing comprehensive care to all patients.

Josepch C. Taylor, M.D.

Dr Joseph C Taylor M.D. grew up in Charlotte Michigan. He attended the University of Michigan for both undergraduate and medical school. He continued on at the University of Michigan for his otolaryngology residency and for a pediatric otolaryngology fellowship. Dr. Taylor manages all areas of otolaryngology/head and neck surgery, and allergy with a special emphasis in the care of pediatric patients.