The University of Arizona
Department of Surgery

UA Ear Institute





Mission Statement: 

The prevention, detection, treatment, and rehabilitation of ear disease through state-of-the-art clinical care, research, and education.


To end human suffering from hearing loss and other diseases of the ear and lateral skull base.

About the UA Ear Institute:

The University of Arizona Ear Institute offers complete diagnostic care, treatment and rehabilitation of complex ear diseases. Dr. Abraham Jacob, fellowship-trained and board-certified in Otology/Neurotology, heads the UA Ear Institute and the UA Otology, Neurotology & Cranial Base Surgery program. Dr. Jacob offers specific expertise for treatment of skull base tumors (vestibular schwannomas/acoustic neuromas as well as posterior cranial fossa meningiomas), facial nerve disorders, primary/revision middle ear and mastoid surgery as well as implantable hearing technologies (cochlear implants, bone-anchored hearing aids, and implantable hearing aids).

Make an Appointment

Surgery: (520) 694-1000

Audiology: (520) 694-5013

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