Robert Battista, MD

Robert Battista, MD

Otolaryngology (ENT) Hinsdale, IL

Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Northwestern University Medical School

Office Address

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  • 11 Salt Creek Ln
    Suite 101
    Hinsdale, IL 60521
    Phone: (630) 789-3110
    Fax: (630) 789-3137

Dr. Battista's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Otolaryngology (ENT): Neurotology
  • Clinical Interests: Hearing Loss; Cochlear Implants; Stapes Surgery; Acoustic Neuroma

Dr. Battista's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • PhysicianThe Ear Institute of Chicago, LLC
    Hinsdale, IL
  • Assistant ProfessorNorthwestern University
    Chicago, IL
  • ChairmanHinsdale Hospital
    Hinsdale, IL
  • PhysicianAssociates in Head & Neck Surgery, S.C
    Chicago, IL
  • PhysicianThe Head & Neck Group, S.C
    Des Plaines, IL
  • HeadRush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center
    Chicago, IL
    Assistant Professor (1994-1997); Director (1995-1997)
  • PhysicianEar Consultants of Michigan
    Royal Oak, MI

Dr. Battista's Education & Medical Training

  • Warren Otologic GroupWarren Otologic GroupFellowship, Otology/Neurotology
  • Minnesota Ear ClinicMinnesota Ear ClinicFellowship, Otology
  • UMDNJ University HospitalUMDNJ University HospitalResidency, Otolaryngology
  • UMDNJ University HospitalUMDNJ University HospitalInternship, General Surgery
  • Rutgers New Jersey Medical SchoolRutgers New Jersey Medical SchoolMedical School
  • Franklin and Marshall CollegeFranklin and Marshall CollegeOther Training, B.A

Dr. Battista's Certifications & Licensure

  • IL State Medical LicenseIL State Medical License1992 - 2014
  • CA State Medical LicenseCA State Medical LicenseActive through 2013
  • American Board of OtolaryngologyAmerican Board of OtolaryngologyOtolaryngology, 1992
  • American Board of OtolaryngologyAmerican Board of OtolaryngologyNeurotology, 2005

Dr. Battista's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesMeaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationCenters for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2012
  • Castle Connolly Guide, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002Listed, Best Doctor in Chicago Metropolitan AreaCastle Connolly Guide, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2011
  • 2005-2008Listed, The Best Doctors in America2005-2008, 2008
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Dr. Battista's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Far advanced otosclerosis.Lippy WH, Battista RA, Schuring AG, et al, Am J Otol;15:225-228
  • Motion sickness syndrome.Battista RA, Insights Otolaryngol; 9(4):2-8
  • The bone-anchored hearing device BAHA.Battista RA, Ho SY, Operative Techniques Otolarygol Head Neck Surg;14 (4):272-276

Books/Book Chapters

  • Revision Ear and Skull Base Surgery.Chapter: Revision BAHA surgery
    Battista RA, Littlefield P
    Editors: Wiet RJ, Battista RA.Elsevier Saunders, New York
  • Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America.Chapter: Gamma knife radiosurgery for vestibular schwannoma
    Battista RA
    Editors: .Elsevier Saunders, New York
  • Textbook of Neurotology.Chapter: Peripheral vestibular disordersPage 629 - 650
    Bojrab DI, Bhansali S, Battista RA
    Editors: Jackler R, Brackmann D.Mosby, St. Louis
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  • Sound Localization in Unilateral Deafness with the Baha or TransEar.American Otological Society Meeting, Chicago, IL
  • Should ossicular reconstruction be staged after tympanomastoidectomy?Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, New York, NY
  • Intratympanic dexamethasone for profound, idiopathic sensorineural hearing loss.Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, New York, NY
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  • Surgical Governance CommitteeMember2011 - Present
  • Credentials CommitteeMember2010 - Present

Dr. Battista's Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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