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Faculty Physicians

Joel A. Goebel, MD, FACS

Professor, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Director, Dizziness and Balance Center

Specialty Areas

Skull Base Tumors
Otology
Neurotology
Cochlear Implants - Adults
Hearing Loss
Ear, Nose and Throat
Dizziness
Meniere's Disease
Otolaryngology

Board Certifications

Otolaryngology

Areas of Clinical Interest

Hearing loss, dizziness, balance disorders, Meniere's disease, skull base tumors, vertigo, vestibular disorders, progressive hearing loss, fluctuating hearing loss, unilateral (one ear) hearing loss, fluid behind the ear drum, draining ear, tinnitus, hearing loss in children, Bone Anchored Hearing Aids (BAHA), chronic ear disease, otosclerosis, cholesteatoma.

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Ear, Nose and Throat Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: A
Floor: 11
Office Phone: 314-362-7509
Fax: 314-362-7522

West County ENT

605 Old Ballas Road
Suite 124
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Suite: Suite 124
Office Phone: (314) 362-7509
Fax: (314) 432-8208

Education

Education

Residency: Otolaryngology, Barnes Hospital, Washington University in St Louis 1985
Residency: General Surgery, Jewish Hospital, St Louis 1981
Medical School: Washington University in St Louis 1980
B.S.: University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana 1976

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Audiology in the sudden hearing loss clinical trial.
Halpin C, Shi H, Reda D, Antonelli PJ, Babu S, Carey JP, Gantz BJ, Goebel JA, Hammerschlag PE, Harris JP, Isaacson B, Lee D, Linstrom CJ, Parnes LS, Slattery WH, Telian SA, Vrabec JT, Rauch S
Otol Neurotol. 2012 Aug; 33(6)907-11. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0b013e31825d9a44.

PMID:
    22805100
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pediatric vestibular evaluation: two children with sensorineural hearing loss.
Valente LM, Goebel JA, Sinks B
J Am Acad Audiol. 2012 Apr; 23(4)283-90. doi: 10.3766/jaaa.23.4.7.

PMID:
    22463942
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Atresia and sudden sensorineural hearing loss.
Smith SP, Milov S, Goebel JA
J Am Acad Audiol. 2012 Apr; 23(4)241-8. doi: 10.3766/jaaa.23.4.2.

PMID:
    22463937
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Efficacy and safety of bilateral posterior canal occlusion in patients with refractory benign paroxysmal positional vertigo: case report series.
Ramakrishna J, Goebel JA, Parnes LS
Otol Neurotol. 2012 Jun; 33(4)640-2. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0b013e31824bae56.

PMID:
    22429946
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Vestibular tests for rehabilitation: applications and interpretation.
Slattery EL, Sinks BC, Goebel JA
NeuroRehabilitation. 2011; 29(2)143-51. doi: 10.3233/NRE-2011-0688.

PMID:
    22027075
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hyperventilation-induced nystagmus and vertigo after stereotactic radiotherapy for vestibular schwannoma.
Bradley JP, Hullar TE, Neely JG, Goebel JA
Otol Neurotol. 2011 Oct; 32(8)1336-8. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0b013e31822e8666.

PMID:
    21897322
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Oral vs intratympanic corticosteroid therapy for idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss: a randomized trial.
Rauch SD, Halpin CF, Antonelli PJ, Babu S, Carey JP, Gantz BJ, Goebel JA, Hammerschlag PE, Harris JP, Isaacson B, Lee D, Linstrom CJ, Parnes LS, Shi H, Slattery WH, Telian SA, Vrabec JT, Reda DJ
JAMA. 2011 May 25; 305(20)2071-9. doi: 10.1001/jama.2011.679.

PMID:
    21610239
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Challenges and opportunities in managing the dizzy older adult.
Wetmore SJ, Eibling DE, Goebel JA, Gottshall KR, Hoffer ME, Magnusson M, Raz Y
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2011 May; 144(5)651-6. doi: 10.1177/0194599810397493.

PMID:
    21493351
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Predictive capability of historical data for diagnosis of dizziness.
Zhao JG, Piccirillo JF, Spitznagel EL Jr, Kallogjeri D, Goebel JA
Otol Neurotol. 2011 Feb; 32(2)284-90. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0b013e318204aad3.

PMID:
    21178804
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Caloric test versus rotational sinusoidal harmonic acceleration and step-velocity tests in patients with and without suspected peripheral vestibulopathy.
Ahmed MF, Goebel JA, Sinks BC
Otol Neurotol. 2009 Sep; 30(6)800-5. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0b013e3181b0d02d.

PMID:
    19623096
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effectiveness of head-mounted vibrotactile stimulation in subjects with bilateral vestibular loss: a phase 1 clinical trial.
Goebel JA, Sinks BC, Parker BE Jr, Richardson NT, Olowin AB, Cholewiak RW
Otol Neurotol. 2009 Feb; 30(2)210-6. doi: 10.1097/MAO.0b013e318194f84d.

PMID:
    19106768
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Rational use of diuretics in acute decompensated heart failure.
Goebel JA, Van Bakel AB
Curr Heart Fail Rep. 2008 Sep; 5(3)153-62.

PMID:
    18752765
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Insufficient cranial thickness in bone-anchored hearing aid placement.
Brenner MJ, Goebel JA, Wippold FJ 2nd
Otol Neurotol. 2007 Sep; 28(6)865-6.

PMID:
    17721368
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Gaze stabilization test: a new clinical test of unilateral vestibular dysfunction.
Goebel JA, Tungsiripat N, Sinks B, Carmody J
Otol Neurotol. 2007 Jan; 28(1)68-73.

PMID:
    17106431
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ruboxistaurin, a protein kinase C beta inhibitor, as an emerging treatment for diabetes microvascular complications.
Joy SV, Scates AC, Bearelly S, Dar M, Taulien CA, Goebel JA, Cooney MJ
Ann Pharmacother. 2005 Oct; 39(10)1693-9.

PMID:
    16160002
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Use of Mimix hydroxyapatite bone cement for difficult ossicular reconstruction.
Goebel JA, Jacob A
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2005 May; 132(5)727-34.

PMID:
    15886626
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Should we screen hearing-impaired children for vestibular dysfunction?
Goebel JA
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2003 Apr; 129(4)482-3.

PMID:
    12707200
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Vestibular dysfunction after cochlear implantation.
Fina M, Skinner M, Goebel JA, Piccirillo JF, Neely JG, Black O
Otol Neurotol. 2003 Mar; 24(2)234-42; discussion 242.

PMID:
    12621338
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effects of lifetime ethanol consumption on postural control: a computerized dynamic posturography study.
Ahmad S, Rohrbaugh JW, Anokhin AP, Sirevaag EJ, Goebel JA
J Vestib Res. 2002; 12(1)53-64.

PMID:
    12515892
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Migraine-associated dizziness: patient characteristics and management options.
Reploeg MD, Goebel JA
Otol Neurotol. 2002 May; 23(3)364-71.

PMID:
    11981397
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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