Department of Otolaryngology

Barry E. Hirsch, MD

  • Professor, Department of Otolaryngology
  • Director, Division of Otology/Neurotology
  • Program Director, Neurotology Fellowship Program

Education & Training

  • Medical School: University of Pennsylvania
  • Otolaryngology Residency: University of Pittsburgh
  • Neurotology Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh, University of Zurich

Academic Affiliation

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Representative Publications

Moskowitz HS, Jaffe R, Hirsch BE: Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma of the middle ear in a child. Amer J Otolaryn, May 2010, PMID 20444524 (Epub ahead of print).

Hirsch, BE: The current status of bacterial meningitis following cochlear implantation. Otol Neurotol, Accepted for publication, 2010.

Fowler JC, Hirsch BE, White PF: Case of the Month. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants 23(6):65, June 2010, PMID 20653266

Conley GS, Hirsch BE: Stereotactic radiation treatment of vestibular schwannoma: Indications, limitations, and outcomes. Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 18:351-356, 2010, PMID 20613529.

Heron DE, Wegner RE, Rodriguez KD, Hirsch BE, Ferris R. Linac-based stereotactic body radiation therapy for treatment of glomus jugulare tumors. Radiotheray and Oncology, 2010, In Press.

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Research Interests

  • Outcomes of treatment of Meniere's disease
  • Role of stereotactic radiation on intracranial and skull base tumors