Videos

Videos

Learn more about the Center for Hearing and Skull Base Surgery, cochlear implants, and brain stem implants in the videos below.

The Center for Hearing and Skull Base Surgery

In the video below 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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What is a Cochlear Implant?

In the video below Dr. Douglas Backous, Medical Director of the Center for Hearing and Skull Base Surgery, explains what a cochlear implant is and how it can benefit someone with significant hearing loss.

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What is a Brain Stem Implant?

In the video below Dr. Douglas Backous, Medical Director of the Center for Hearing and Skull Base Surgery explains what an auditory brainstem implant is and how it can benefit patients with nerve deafness.

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Contact Information

Center for Hearing and Skull Base Surgery
550 17th Avenue
Suite 540 for Neuro-Otology or Suite 520 for Audiology
Seattle, WA 98122
Phone: 206-320-4488 or Audiology - 206-215-4327
Fax: 206-320-8149
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Cochlear Implant & Hearing Loss Web Series


Meet Dr. Douglas Backous

Dr. Backous specializes in otology, neurotology and skull base surgery. Read his complete bio.


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