Welcome to the Ear Institute of Chicago Website
Board Certified Neurotologists Who Specialize in Hearing Disorders/Cochlear Implants, Facial Nerve,Ear and Lateral Skull Base Surgery
The Ear Institute of Chicago is a medical and surgical practice that devotes itself entirely to the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the ear, facial nerve and related structures (otology/neurotology and skull base surgery). The Ear Institute of Chicago is a practice of Adventist Health Partners and is actively engaged in research and teaching through its affiliation with the Northwestern University Medical School. This website is designed to educate and inform our patients, physicians and other health care professionals.
The patient information section of our website is designed to help make your visit to our office a pleasurable experience. This section enhances the patient-physician relationship by giving you 24-hour access to patient forms, postoperative instructions, VNG (video nystagmography) instruction sheet and frequently asked questions.
If you need assistance, please do not hesitate to call our office (630-789-3110) during normal business hours: 8-5 pm, CST.
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News / Events
Richard J. Wiet, MD, FACS has retired after over 30 years of service. The Ear Institute of Chicago, and all of the patients Dr. Wiet served, will be forever grateful for the contributions he has made to the field of otology/neurotology. We wish him much happiness in his retirement.
Justin Wittkopf, MD, joined the Ear Institute of Chicago in mid-July 2015. Dr. Wittkopf has been practicing in the Woodstock, IL area for many years. Welcome Dr. Wittkopf!
Robert Battista, MD, published a paper entitled, "Sound localization in unilateral deafness with the Baha or TransEar", in the January 2013 journal, JAMA Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery.