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vHIT Helpful in Diagnosing Meniere’s Disease

Meniere’s disease (MD) is notoriously difficult to diagnose under the best of circumstances, as... Read More

What is the role of the Video Head Impulse Test in Vestibular Assessment?

I was recently reading an article titled Evaluating the Diagnostic Accuracy of the Head... Read More

“Just Say No” to a Code for vHIT

Think you want a code for vHIT? Think again.   Currently there is no... Read More

Persistent Postural-Perceptual Dizziness: A New Diagnosis

Persistent Postural-Perceptual Dizziness (PPPD) is a new diagnosis that is unfamiliar to many health... Read More

Bogus Balance Billing Busted in Brooklyn

Last week I attended a meeting of the American Medical Association (AMA) where we... Read More

DIZZINESS & BALANCE

Vestibular Reimbursement – Part III

Clinical Decisions – Yes or No Last week, we discussed how vestibular function test... Read More

The Dubious History of the Rotational Chair

I have mixed feelings about the following post. For the practitioner, I think it... Read More

Fall Prevention – A Huge Problem

Over the next few weeks, we will take a look at the subject of... Read More

An Offer I Can Easily Refuse

Last week, we talked about companies popping up to offer “Balance Clinic Packages” to... Read More

Smooth Pursuit Tracking

We have spent the past few weeks discussing the role of the oculomotor tests... Read More

HEARING LOSS

Clinical Signs: Superior Canal Dehiscence

When performing an exam for Superior Canal Dehiscence (SCDS), you may have two different... Read More

Vertigo -Hollywood Edition

A few years ago, we took a family trip to New York City for... Read More

Audiometric Patterns in Vestibular Disease

        All audiologists have an audiometer. So what can you do... Read More

Hearing Loss: A Personal Story

The Natural Progression of the Hard of Hearing: A Personal Story This week I... Read More

Do Hearing Aids Improve Balance?

A couple of years ago, I published a post on this blog about a... Read More