Ear Specialists in Detroit, MI
Welcome to the Michigan Ear Institute
The Michigan Ear Institute is one of the nations leading surgical groups specializing in hearing, dizziness, inner ear, skull base, and facial nerve disorders in adults and pediatric. Our office in Detroit provides state-of-the-art diagnoses and treatment of common and rare conditions that affect ears, nose and throat, our advanced facility and expertise allow us to provide patients the highest quality of care in Michigan.
Our professional staff is comprised of a highly skilled, experienced team of otologists, neurotologists, audiologists who have earned national and international recognition for their outstanding diagnostic, surgical and research achievements.
We are dedicated to providing the highest quality, dignified care for our patients in Royal Oaks, Farmington Hills, Novi and surrounding areas. We are advancing the level of medical research and education devoted to the understanding and treatment of diseases affecting the ear and its related structures.
We encourage professional referrals to the Institute, and welcome the opportunity to participate with our professional colleagues in achieving results and improving the quality of life for our patients.
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Coronavirus covid-19 update to our patients
We intend to continue to see patients during normal business hours in accordance with CDC guidelines. Michigan Ear Institute’s highest priority is always the safety of our patients and staff. We are closely monitoring this evolving COVID-19 situation and are in regular contact with health agencies for information and guidance. As always, we maintain close relationships with local, state, national, and international public health authorities and will inform you if anything changes.
We implemented preventive measures as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as well as our own health and hygiene protocols.
We ask that patients experiencing symptoms of cough, fever, shortness of breath, flu-like symptoms, or who have been around those experiencing similar symptoms call to reschedule their appointments. Patients are also asked to limit bringing more than one additional person to their appointment.
Michigan Ear Institute’s Blog & News
Dr. John Zappia was featured on Fox 2 Detroit
Dr. John Zappia had the opportunity to explain to Fox 2 Detroit how dizziness and vertigo are caused. According to…
Vertigo – Surgical Treatment of Ménière’s Syndrome
SURGICAL TREATMENT OF MÉNIÈRE’S SYNDROME Michael J. LaRouere, MD Ménière’s Syndrome, the name given the combination of fluctuating hearing loss,…
Vertigo – Medical and Surgical Treatment, March 1998 ArticleMEDICAL AND SURGICAL TREATMENT OF VERTIGOMichael J. LaRouere, M.D.Michael D. Seidman, M.D.Jack…
Tympanoplasty (Repairing Ear Drums)
Surgery for ear infections – Tympanoplasty and Mastoidectomy Jack M Kartush, MD There are two parts to our hearing mechanism:…
Introduction and Symptomatology John J. Zappia, MDMichigan Ear Institute Prosper Meniere was the first to report a group of patients…
Gold Weight – Upper Gold Weight Insertion in Facial Paralysis
Dennis I. Bojrab, MD Michigan Ear Institute Rehabilitation of the paralyzed face is truly and art in evolution. Static procedures…