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hearLIFE Clinic

Phone: 242 698 1145
Toll-Free in the U.S.: 866 277 5054

Drexel University College of Medicine

Department of Otolaryngology
219 N. Broad Street
The Arnold T. Berman, MD Building, 10th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 215 762 5530

Medical Director

Prof. Dr. Brian J. McKinnon

Dr. Brian John McKinnon is the consulting ENT surgeon for the hearLIFE Clinic Nassau. He is an Associate Professor and Vice Chair in the Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck surgery and Associate Professor of Neurosurgery at Drexel University College of Medicine,in Philadelphia, USA.

Dr. McKinnon received his medical degree from Boston University, completed his Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery residency at the Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, Virginia, followed by a fellowship in Neurotology at the University of Virginia. Dr. McKinnon received his Masters of Business Administration from Johns Hopkins University, and his Masters of Public Health at the University of Memphis. He holds dual board certifications in Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery and Neurotology, and practices exclusively with\in the field of Otology and Neurotology.

Dr. McKinnon’s experience includes distinguished clinical and teaching practice focused on hearing and balance disorders, with particular specialties in implantable hearing devices and cochlear implants. He spent several years in the U.S. Navy, where he served as a Naval Flight Surgeon among other positions. Dr. McKinnon is a recognized lecturer, author and presenter and is widely published in peer-reviewed publications. He served as a neurotologist at the National Naval Medical Center and the Walter Reed Army Medical Center, with additional clinical responsibilities at the White House Medical Unit.

In addition to his professional activities, Dr. McKinnon is a Fellow of many scientific associations, including the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgeons, the Triological Society, the American Neurotology Society. He is also a reviewer for many journals and a member of the editorial board of the American Journal of Otolaryngology. In 2009, Dr. McKinnon received the Outstanding Professional Advisor Award from the Hearing Loss Association of America.

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