The Fortuitous Beginnings of Canalith Repositioning

I wasn’t always a vestibular geekazoid. In the first several years of practice I “did ENGs” like many others, but soon decided my time was more effectively spent helping those with hearing problems. While the ENG test often found abnormalities, there were no solid treatments to help these people. I backed away and did not…

Read More

The Accidental Discovery of Caloric Testing

  Caloric testing has been a standard part of the test battery for dizziness and vertigo for more than fifty years. Although newer technology and techniques are gradually making us less dependent on the information produced by caloric testing, it still remains a commonly performed procedure. Here is a simple explanation of the test: the…

Read More