Patient Spotlight

Migraine Associated Vertigo
I have been battling with vestibular migraines since I was a kid. I distinctly remember the first migraine I ever had, I was lying in my bed crying for hours and felt like a big, strong man was sitting next to my bed squeezing my skull as hard as he could for hours. Once I got older, the migraines became more frequent and severe. Read more
Migraine Associated Vertigo
Brain tumor and brain surgery survivor, suffered from vertigo and migraines prior to surgery. Now vestibular migraines are a part of my life. Read more
Secondary Endolymphatic Hydrops (SEH)
Post Traumatic Secondary Endolymphatic Hydrops and Traumatic Brain Injury (Concussion) due to Auto Accident Read more
I've suffered multiple concussions resulting in severe balance and vision problems. Doctors tell me that it's all in my head. Read more
I have struggled with vertigo, migraines, tinnitis, & dizziness, and the many stressors that come with these vestibular disorders since I was about 12. Now at age 25, I am on a mission to feel "normal" again, raise awareness about invisible illnesses, and help others my age, younger, and older who struggle. Read more
I awoke one morning and had trouble walking. My head felt weird. Whoa! What is this? My primary doctor said “vertigo.” Read more
Ménière’s disease
In February, 1994 I embarked on a journey many of you are all too familiar with – fluctuating hearing loss, fullness in the ear, “brain fog,” tinnitus, and random episodes of debilitating vertigo. Read more
Acoustic Neuroma/Vestibular Schwannoma
By accident it was found that I had an Acoustic Neuroma (AN), a benign tumor that grows on the hearing nerve and involves the facial nerve. Read more
Perilymph Fistula
I had a dream job - flying, photography, great boss, fun work environment. Then my world started spinning and my dreams all came crashing down. Read more
After months of comprehensive testing and evaluation I was assured by my medical team that I did not have a brain tumor, a stroke or MS. What's my diagnosis? Vestibulopathy? Read more


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