Neurotology Conditions, Services and Procedures

Neurotology deals with diseases and tumors of the skull base. Neurotologists work as part of a team that includes a neurosurgeon and an audiologist. Dr. Crawford will help you navigate your options when faced with these challenging tumors. After a thorough discussion, Dr. Crawford will help you decide a course of action that best fits your situation. Should surgical resection be your best option, he has the experience to provide you with exceptional care.

Neurotology Conditions

  • Acoustic neuroma
  • Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leak
  • Encephalocele
  • Facial neuroma
  • Neurofibromatosis 2
  • Meningioma of the skull base
  • Glomus tumors
  • Petrous apex granulomas/epidermoid
  • Posterior fossa arachnoid cysts
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Vascular compression
  • Skull base osteomyelitis
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Intracranial complications of otitis media


Neurotology Treatments and Surgery

  • Acoustic neuroma surgery
    • Middle fossa craniotomy
    • Translabyrinthine craniotomy
    • Retrosigmoid craniotomy
  • Neurofibromatosis 2 surgery
  • Facial neuroma surgery
  • Meningioma surgery
  • Microvascular decompression
  • Glomus tumor surgery
  • Repair of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leak
  • Petrous apex surgery
  • Vestibular nerve section
  • Skull base surgery

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