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.
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).