Douglas Charles Bigelow, M.D.

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Associate Professor of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Director Division of Otology/Neurotology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center Department of Otolaryngology
Department: Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery

Contact information
HUP - 5th Floor Ravdin
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-6970
Fax: 215-662-4182
B.A. (Chemistry)
Hamline University, 1980.
M.D. (Surgery)
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, 1985.
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Description of Research Expertise

Otology, Neurotology, Cranial Base Surgery

Description of Clinical Expertise

Otology, Neurotology, Cranial Base Surgery

Ear surgery, cochlear implants, cochlear implant surgery, acoustic neuroma, Gamma Knife, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Hearing loss, deafness, otosclerosis, cholesteatoma, chronic otitis media, paraganglioma, glomus tumor, auditory brainstem implant, neurofibromatosis type 2, neurofibromatosis type II, cranial base surgery, skull base surgery, ear cancer, temporal bone cancer

Selected Publications

Wolfe S, Lai S, Bigelow DC: Bilateral Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the External Auditory Canals. Laryngoscope 112: 1003-1005, 2002.

Ruckenstein MJ, Prasthoffer A, Bigelow DC, von Feldt JM, Kolasinski SL: Immunologic and Serologic Testing in patients with Meniere’s Disease. Otology & Neurotology 23: 517-521, 2002.

Ruckenstein MJ, Hedgepeth C, Rafter KO, Montes ML, Bigelow DC: Tinnitus Suppression in Cochlear Implant Patients. Otology & Neurotology 22: 200-204, 2001.

Ruckenstein MJ, Rafter KO, Montes ML, Bigelow DC : The Management of Far-Advanced Otosclerosis in the Era of Cochlear Implantation. Otology & Neurotology 22: 471-474, 2001.

Grady MS, Judy KD, Bigelow DC, Sinson GP, Rostomily R, Winn HR: Experts Corner: Posterior Fossa Ependymoma. Skull Base 11: 219-223, 2001.

Bonhomme GR, Loevner LA, Yen DM, Deems DA, Bigelow DC, Mirza N: Extensive Intracranial Xanthoma Associated with Type II Hyperlipidemia. American Journal of Neuroradiology 21: 353-355, 2000.

Anderson TD, Loevner LA, Bigelow DC, Mirza N: Prevalence of Unsuspected Acoustic Neuroma Found by Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 122: 643-646, 2000.

Bigelow DC: Glomus Jugulare Tumors. ASNM Monitor 8: 33-37, 2000.

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