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Questions from a Fellow Vestibular Neuritis Survivor

I received an email a couple of weeks ago from Deanne asking questions about... Read More

An Effective Approach to Acute Vertigo

My most recent blog discussed the state (or lack thereof) of the development of... Read More

Clinical Practice Guideline for Acute Vertigo? It’s Past Time

When patients arrive in the Emergency Department with the complaint of dizziness or vertigo,... Read More

Migraine Causes Dizziness, and Impacts Vestibular Disorders

By Alan L. Desmond, AuD. Vestibular Migraine (VM) is one of the most common... Read More

Vestibular Screenings Prior to Cochlear Implantation: Cost vs. Benefit

This month’s post is by Amanda Davis. Amanda is a 3rd year audiology doctoral... Read More

DIZZINESS & BALANCE

Acute Vertigo – Could it be a Stroke? -Part II

Could a stroke causing dizziness be missed? Part II Retrospective studies of misdiagnosis of... Read More

Flicker Vertigo: An Old Dog Learns a New Trick

  I thought I had heard it all. I have been seeing vestibular patients... Read More

Superior Canal Dehiscence Syndrome

Superior Canal Dehiscence Syndrome (SCDS) is a relatively recently discovered syndrome involving an abnormality... Read More

Treatments for Meniere’s disease: Fact, Fiction or Biological Plausibility? Part III

Salt – What’s the connection? A couple of weeks ago, my lovely wife and... Read More

Pitfall of Adding Vestibular Services – Part II

Last week we reviewed the structure of CPT codes, developed and valued by the... Read More

HEARING LOSS

Lightning Strike and Dizziness

Interesting Case Last week, I saw a very pleasant, intelligent young man referred to... Read More

Clinical Signs: Superior Canal Dehiscence

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

Hearing Loss: A Personal Story

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

Hearing Loss and Fall Risk: More Questions than Answers

Last week I posted a short blurb about a recent Johns Hopkins study linking... Read More

Vertigo -Hollywood Edition

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