Jefferson University Hospitals

Diseases & Conditions

  • Acoustic Neuroma
    A rare benign tumor of the balance or hearing nerves, this condition is treated by a multidisciplinary team that includes neurosurgeons, radiation oncologists and otolaryngologists.

  • Balance & Dizziness Disorders
    Our team of physicians and doctors of audiology offers comprehensive evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation for patients experiencing vertigo, dizziness, lightheadedness and/or motion sickness.

  • Ear Infection
    The experts at Jefferson can relieve the symptoms of ear infections such as earaches, ear noise or buzzing, and hearing loss.

  • Facial Nerve Paralysis
    Problems with the facial nerve, which are muscles that control the side of the face, may result in facial nerve paralysis, the most common cause being Bell's palsy.

  • Hearing Loss
    Our experts excel at diagnosing and treating hearing loss, which is one of the most common conditions affecting older adults.

  • Menieres Disease
    Our team of physicians offers personalized care and treatment for Meniere's disease which causes dizziness, ear pressure, ringing in the ear and hearing loss.

  • Surfers Ear
    Visit a Jefferson expert to be treated for surfer's ear, an irritation that can also occur from other activities such as sailing and jet skiing.

  • Swimmers Ear
    Our specialists provide diagnosis and treatment for swimmer's ear, an infection of the outer ear canal caused by bacteria that grows from water trapped in the ear.

  • Tinnitus
    Our specialists stay on the leading edge of treating tinnitus which causes ringing, buzzing and humming in the ear.