Otology & Neurotology

A national center for treating ear and cranial base disorders offering patients unparalleled expertise and a personalized approach– at several convenient locations. Learn why we are the region’s referral center. 

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Over 30 years ago, our center became the first in the region to offer cochlear implantation for severe hearing loss. Our nationally recognized experts are the only fellowship-trained specialists in the region dedicated to diagnosing and treating conditions affecting the ear, including all forms of hearing loss, ear and cranial base tumors, facial nerve disorders, and more. Our multidisciplinary team includes audiologists, radiologists, neurosurgeons, and more. 



We Are Committed To Advancing Medical Options.

The best medical programs in the world are part of leading-edge research aimed at improving public health and developing new medical treatments. As the Region’s only adult academic medical center, we house vibrant research programs that include ongoing clinical trials, actively initiating studies to bring new therapies and diagnostic tests to patients in Greater Cincinnati and around the world.

We Actively Seek Medical Discoveries.

Nationally and internationally recognized for its research efforts, the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and UC Health has a long and distinguished history of medical discoveries. Our premier surgeon-scientists and postdoctoral researchers pursue innovative and exciting research, focused on applying their discoveries directly to the bedside to advance patient care.



Our Teams Build Strong Collaborative Partnerships With Referring Providers.

We are committed to providing optimal care to your patient and open communication with you. As a referring physician, we understand that you need to be kept informed on your patient’s progress. That’s why we set up a toolbox to share detailed information about your patient’s health with you.

To refer a patient, call 513-475-8400

Conditions We Treat

With board-certified physicians, our team of experts are able can treat conditions others in the region cannot.

  • Temporal Bone Fractures
  • Temporal Bone Tumors
  • Tinnitus
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Leading Therapies and Treatments for Otology & Neurotology

Our full suite of services covers advanced treatments for hearing loss, balance disorders, and cranial base tumors like vestibular schwannomas, utilizing leading-edge technology and expert care.

Our Treatments

Bone Conduction Implantable Hearing Devices
Hearing Aids
Meniere's Disease Treatments
Middle Ear Implantable Hearing Devices
Surgical Resection of Acoustic Neuroma

Our Unique Approach

Your Care Team at Work

At UC Health, we provide state of the art testing and comprehensive diagnosis and management — all in one place. As the region’s leaders, we relentlessly pursue answers to your symptoms and ensure you understand your options and next steps.

Comprehensive, team-based , personalized care
We are the region’s referral destination for complex cases
The only fellowship-trained physician team in the region specializing in ear and hearing.
Leading-edge research and clinical trials


Patients from all over the Midwest seek our expertise.


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By advancing medicine, our life-changing research and treatments help countless patients here and around the world. Please donate today.

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At UC Health, we lead the region in scientific discoveries and embrace a spirit of purpose – offering our patients and their families something beyond everyday healthcare. At UC Health, we offer hope.