Diseases and Conditions

Click on any of the following links for further information regarding some of the diseases and conditions seen in our Center.

Cholesteatoma: a potentially harmful cyst of skin that occurs in the middle ear, the space behind the eardrum.

Dizziness : for some people, dizziness is a feeling of unsteadiness or a spinning sensation. Others may experience extreme balance disorders that affect many aspects of their lives.

Eardrum Perforation: a severe ear infection resulting in the rupture of the eardrum with drainage

Hearing Loss: there are two major types of hearing loss – conductive hearing loss and sensorineural hearing loss.

Meniere's Disease: also known as Secondary Endolymphatic Hydrops and/or Delayed Endolymphatic Hydrops; specifically in the case when Meniere's develops in an ear that was previously damaged from some other cause.

Microtia: meaning “little ear,” is a congenital deformity of the external ear that varies from minor abnormalities of the ear to a marked absence of ear development.

Superior Semicircular Canal Dehiscence Syndrome: a dehiscence (opening) in the bone overlying the superior semicircular canal of the inner ear.