Adrian Priesol, M.D.

Medical Director, Auditory Evoked Response Testing

Instructor in Otolaryngology, Part-time, Harvard Medical School


Otology and Neurotology


Vestibular/Balance Disorders

Board Certification

  • Neurology

Main Campus
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-573-4148
Fax: 617-573-3914
Mon., Tues., Thurs., Fri. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
800 Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-936-6160
Fax: 617-936-6170
Mondays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.



Clinical Interests

Peripheral and central vestibular disorders (vestibular neuritis, BPPV, and vestibular migraine).

Research Interests

Vestibular migraine, peripheral vestibular disorders, developing new vestibular diagnostic tests.

Select Publications

Priesol AJ, Jone GE, Tomlinson RD, and Broussard DM. (2000) Frequency-dependent effects of glutamate antagonists on the vestibulo-ocular reflex of the cat. Brain Research, 857 (1-2):252-64.

Merfeld D, Priesol AJ, Lee D, Lewis RF. (2010) Potential solutions to several vestibular challenges facing clinicians. Journal of Vestibular Research, 20(1):71-7.

Lewis, RF, Priesol AJ, Nicoucar K, Lim K, and Merfeld DM. (2011) Abnormal motion perception in vestibular migraine. Laryngoscope, 121(5): 1124-5.

Lewis, RF, Priesol AJ, Nicoucar K, Lim K, and Merfeld DM. (2011) Dynamic tilt thresholds are reduced in vestibular migraine. Journal of Vestibular Research 21(6): 323-30.

Valko Y, Lewis R, Priesol A, and Merfeld D. Vestibular Labyrinth Contributions to Human Whole-Body Motion Discrimination. J Neuroscience 2012; 32(39):13537-42.

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  • University of Toronto, M.D.


  • University of Toronto (Internal Medicine)


  • University of Toronto (Neurology)