About Our Practice
IOWA EAR CENTER IS DEDICATED TO SUBSPECIALTY MEDICAL AND SURGICAL CARE FOR DISEASES OF THE EAR, HEARING AND BALANCE.
This includes the treatment of hearing loss in all age groups, chronic ear infections, and tympanic membrane perforations. We also specialize in the evaluation and treatment of vertigo, dizziness and balance conditions. Additionally, Iowa Ear Center treats complicated skull base conditions such as acoustic neuromas and glomus tumors, and offers comprehensive management options including stereotactic radiosurgery. We strive to provide state of the art, yet individualized, care for patients with both common and complex problems.
What is OTOLOGY/NEUROTOLOGY?
Otology/Neurotology is a subspecialty of ear, nose & throat discipline devoted solely to the medical and surgical treatment of ear, hearing, balance and facial nerve disorders in adults and children. Dr. Matthew Carfrae’s practice is solely focused on Otology/Neurotology, and he is one of less than 300 board certified Neurotologists in the United States. Dr. Carfrae enjoys this "super-specialist" outlook on his practice as it allows him to provide patients with the most current and "state-of-the-art" care for their ear problems.
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