Acoustic Neuroma: Treatment Planning (audio)
An acoustic neuroma is a tumor of the nerve that connects the ear to the brain. The tumor grows slowly and is benign (not cancerous), but it can damage other nerves as it grows in size. In this podcast, Dr. Andrew J. Fishman explains this condition and and offers treatment strategies.
Andrew J. Fishman, MD, is a Neurotologist and Cranial Base Surgeon at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and an associate professor in the Departments of Otolaryngology and Neurosurgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.