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Our team of specialists and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

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...Hearing loss, dizziness, and facial muscle paralysis are rare, but can result from continued cholesteatoma growth...

...Common solutions used for syringing include water and saline, which should be warmed to body temperature to prevent dizziness...

Buying a Hearing Aid: Answers to common questions
...If you have ear pain, drainage, excess earwax, hearing loss in only one ear, sudden or rapidly progressive hearing loss, or dizziness, it is especially important that you see an otolaryngologist, as these may be symptoms indicating a serious medical problem...

What You Should Know About Otosclerosis
...Other symptoms of the disorder can include dizziness, balance problems, or a sensation of ringing, roaring, buzzing, or hissing in the ears or head known as tinnitus...

Dizziness and Motion Sickness
...Dizziness is treatable, but it is important for your doctor to help you determine the cause so that the correct treatment is implemented...

Fall Prevention
...This includes a search for causes of dizziness, such as inner ear diseases; an evaluation of the inner ear balance system, which might be adversely affected by certain drugs (such as a class of antibiotics known as aminoglycocides); trauma; and the aging process...

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Hillcrest Head & Neck Associates

(619) 294-2350
4033 3rd Avenue, Suite 104 San Diego, CA 92103