Welcome to the House Ear Institute! HEI is a 501-(c)3 private nonprofit foundation with a threefold mission of otology Education, Research, and Global Health, “so all may hear.” The House Clinic, the Los Angeles otology, neurotology, and skull base surgery medical practice, may be found at www.houseclinic.com. Founded in 1946 by Howard P. House, MD, and headquartered in Los Angeles, California, House Ear Institute has been and continues to be at the forefront of new discoveries and applications of clinical and translational research in otology (ear medicine) and skull base surgery.



House Ear Institute has recently been given a Presidential Citation by the president of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck surgery for its contributions to the field of otology and neurotology.

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Our biannual science and lifestyle magazine combines groundbreaking news from leaders in the field of hearing and neuroscience with engaging storytelling from real people around the world affected by hearing loss.

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