Neurosurgery - Lateral Skull Base Surgery

We are proud that the House Clinic has been and remains the premier worldwide destination for complex lateral skull base disease. Together with our colleagues in neurotology, our practice comprises the largest, highest volume acoustic neuroma practice in the United States. We perform tranlabyrinthine, retrosigmoid, and middle fossa craniotomy for acoustic neuroma, as well as radiosurgery and observation as appropriate. We are committed to the vision of a multidisciplinary team approach. All the members of the team- including specialists in neurosurgery, neurotology, internal medicine, anesthesia, pathology, and medical & radiation oncology, all experts in their respective fields, work together with the single minded mission of providing state of the art care of patients with lateral skull base disorders.

Diseases and disorders of the lateral skull base include:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Petroclival, cerebellopontine angle, and tentorial meningioma
  • Schwannoma of the facial and trigeminal nerves
  • Epidermoid tumor
  • Tegmen defect/ CSF otorrhea
  • Skull base encephalocele
  • Cholesterol granuloma
  • Glomus tumor