The Value of Audiology- A Student Perspective

Editor’s Note: This week, we have a contribution from Alyssa Fischer. Alyssa is a... Read More

Hearing Loss: an Unheard of Falls Risk Factor

Recently we discussed multi-sensory dizziness and imbalance, reviewing how balance is maintained, as well... Read More

Practitioner’s Guide to the Dizzy Patient

Vestibular Specialists know a few things. We know that when a patient complains of... Read More

Multi-sensory dizziness and imbalance

The ability to maintain equilibrium is essential for survival and as such is redundant,... Read More

Vestibular Compensation

Vestibular compensation is often referred to as central compensation.  In the world of vestibular... Read More


The Caloric Test: By the Numbers

Caloric irrigation is performed by irrigating the ear canal with either water or air... Read More

Medicare Listened!!

Several weeks ago, I posted a blog on this site discussing Medicare’s definition of... Read More

BPPV: Canalithiasis or Cupulolithiasis?

The most common peripheral vestibular disorder is the condition of Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo... Read More

Taylor Swift Induced Vertigo

This week, we are taking a break from serious vestibular matters, and hopefully having... Read More

Downbeat Nystagmus on Rising: Part II

We continue with the case of the mysterious downbeat positional nystagmus. The patient returned... Read More


Clinical Signs: Superior Canal Dehiscence

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

Audiometric Patterns in Vestibular Disease

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

Do Hearing Aids Improve Balance?

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

Hearing Loss: A Personal Story

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

Vertigo -Hollywood Edition

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