Nicholas Dewyer, MD is an Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery and is the Director of the Division of Otology, Neurotology, and Skull Base Surgery and Director of Audiology. He is a surgeon with expertise in disorders of the ear, hearing, and balance systems. He treats adults and children with conditions including hearing loss, otosclerosis, superior semicircular canal dehiscence, cholesteatoma, and vestibular schwannoma (acoustic neuroma). As a skilled otologic surgeon, he uses innovative approaches like minimally-invasive endoscopic ear surgery and balloon eustachian tube dilation, and has taught these techniques to other surgeons in national and international courses.
His research interests include the use of cochlear implants for single-sided deafness in children and adults, the optimal treatment of complex conditions like superior semicircular canal dehiscence or vestibular schwannoma, inner ear drug delivery, and automated hearing testing to expand access to hearing healthcare.