Hearing and Skull Base Surgery
The Center for Hearing and Skull Base Surgery combines the most advanced surgical techniques with leading-edge technologies to deliver the highest level of care for those who live with hearing loss, ear disease and skull base tumors.
Learn more about the Center for Hearing and Skull Base Surgery in a series of three videos. In our videos, Dr. Douglas Backous, Medical Director of the Center for Hearing and Skull Base Surgery, talks about how the center combines the most advanced surgical techniques with leading-edge technologies to deliver the highest level of care for those who live with hearing loss, ear disease and skull base tumors.
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Appointments & Referrals
For consultation or to refer a patient, call:
- Dr. Douglas D. Backous, Neuro-Otology: (206)320-4488
- Audiology Services: (206) 215-HEAR or (206) 215-4327
Services & Surgical Specialties
- Comprehensive audiology services
- Vestibular assessment
- Hereditary and childhood hearing loss
- Ear disease
- Skull base tumors
- Cochlear implants
- Auditory brainstem implants
- Middle ear implants
- Bone integrating implants
- Facial nerve disorders
- Chronic otitis media
- Acoustic neuromas
- Inherited ear malformations
- Neurofibromatosis type-2
- Hearing loss
July 17, 2013 Acoustic Neuromas & How We Treat Them
October 17, 2012 What is an audiologist?
Center for Hearing and Skull Base Surgery550 17th Avenue
Suite 540 for Neuro-Otology or Suite 520 for Audiology
Seattle, WA 98122
Phone: 206-320-4488 or Audiology - 206-215-4327
Map & Directions
Cochlear Implant & Hearing Loss Web Series
Meet Dr. Douglas Backous
Dr. Backous specializes in otology, neurotology and skull base surgery. Read his complete bio.
How you can help
Swedish is constantly working to ensure patients with debilitating neurological disorders have access to the best treatment options, the latest technology, and state-of-the-art facilities.