Head and Neck News

Danielson honored for protecting the hearing of our nation’s heroesMar 4, 2014
Baylor College of Medicine’s Richard Danielson has devoted his career to audiology-related issues in the military and at NASA, and now he’s being honored for his commitment to the field.
Donovan named chair of otolaryngology at Baylor College of MedicineFeb 13, 2014
Dr. Donald T. Donovan has been named the Olga Keith Wiess Professor and chair of the Bobby R. Alford Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine.
Scott Hamilton to keynote pituitary awareness eventSep 3, 2013
Figure skater Scott Hamilton is teaming up with Baylor College of Medicine to bring awareness to pituitary tumors including craniopharyngiomas and pituitary adenomas, as well as other pituitary disorders.
Audiology awareness part of treating hearing lossOct 26, 2012
BCM experts offer signs of hearing loss, tips to address issue.
Study reveals new knowledge about mechanisms of hearingOct 3, 2012
Baylor researchers find tiny hairs in ears that are critical part in hearing not only move sideways, but change in length.
Position of hair cell important to sound amplificationJun 28, 2012
BCM researchers find position of outer ear hair cell amplifies sound depending on its position in the cochlea.
Nasal irrigation wards off sinus infectionsMar 22, 2012
Suffer from chronic sinus infections? Try nasal irrigation to ease symptoms.
High tech genetic sequencing enables screening for hereditary hearing lossNov 16, 2010
Genome center technology now used to benefit patients by screening for hereditary hearing loss.
Sinuses can be a pain in the head, not neckMay 17, 2010
All headaches are not brought on by tension. They can be caused by sinus trouble.
Adult hearing loss focus on monthly genetic seriesMar 10, 2010
Panel to discuss how changes in genes can cause some adult hearing loss.