Patient Spotlight

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
Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease
It took 7 years to get diagnosed with autoimmune inner ear disease, which affects my vision, hearing and balance. Read more
Migraine Associated Vertigo
Writing is really something that has always been a part of my life. Typing is challenging for me, though, not because I need ideas or inspiration, but because I have a vestibular disorder. Read more
Vestibular Neuritis
I am a cancer survivor and a vestibular survivor. Read more
Ménière’s disease
I was first diagnosed with Meniere’s disease was in 1991. Through a low-salt diet and vestibular rehabilitation therapy I have been able to live life again! Read more
Mal de Débarquement
I took an Alaskan cruise; my souvenir was Mal de Debarquement. Minutes after my ship docked I sensed that it was still moving. Within a week I was dizzy, confused, my head ached, and I couldn't walk. Read more
Vestibular Neuritis
My daughter & I suffer vestibular problems due to environmental toxins, first a sewer gas leak and then mold within our walls. Read more
Secondary Endolymphatic Hydrops (SEH)
It took me 2 years and 4 doctors to get a diagnosis, but what dismayed me most was that I was beyond the help of a simple treatment - I had a chronic illness. Read more
Ménière’s disease
At ninety-two years of age, I have been host to Meniere’s for about forty years. I have had several vertigo attacks. Today I have rare dizzy spells and no tinnitus, though I am deaf in both ears. Read more


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