Meniere Disease (cont.)
Jerry R. Balentine, DO, FACEP
Dr. Balentine received his undergraduate degree from McDaniel College in Westminster, Maryland. He attended medical school at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine graduating in1983. He completed his internship at St. Joseph's Hospital in Philadelphia and his Emergency Medicine residency at Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center in the Bronx, where he served as chief resident.
William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
Dr. Shiel received a Bachelor of Science degree with honors from the University of Notre Dame. There he was involved in research in radiation biology and received the Huisking Scholarship. After graduating from St. Louis University School of Medicine, he completed his Internal Medicine residency and Rheumatology fellowship at the University of California, Irvine. He is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.
In this Article
- What is Meniere's disease?
- What causes Meniere's disease?
- What are the symptoms of Meniere's disease?
- How is Meniere's disease diagnosed?
- How can Meniere's disease be treated?
- Meniere's Disease At A Glance
- Find a local Ear, Nose, & Throat Doctor in your town
Meniere's Disease At A Glance
- Meniere's disease is a disorder of the flow of fluids of the inner ear.
- Symptoms of Meniere's disease include ringing, ear fullness, hearing loss, and poor equilibrium.
- Diagnosis of Meniere's disease is usually based on history and exam, though other tests can be used.
- Treatments for Meniere's disease include diet and life style changes, medications, and surgery.
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