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Steven Rauch, MD

Steven Rauch, MD

Otolaryngology (ENT) Boston, MA

Professor, Dept of Otology and Laryngology Harvard Medical School Chief, Vestibular Division Otolaryngology Dept Mass. Eye & Ear Infirmary and Mass. General Hospital

Office Address

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  • 243 Charles St
    Boston, MA 02114
    Phone: (617) 573-3644

Dr. Rauch's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Otolaryngology (ENT): Neurotology
  • Clinical Interests: Disorders of hearing and balance

Dr. Rauch's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • ChairMass. Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Boston, MA
  • Associate Professor (Affiliated Faculty)Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Cambridge, MA
  • Molecular Biology and GeneticsMass. Institute of Technology (MIT)
    Cambridge, MA
    Clinical Aspects of Speech and Hearing (1994); Quantitative Physiology (1996)
  • Visiting OtologistUniv. of Massachusetts Medical Center
    Worcester, MA
  • Instructor (Affiliated Faculty)Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Cambridge, MA
  • Clinical AssociateMass. General Hospital
    Boston, MA
    Clinical Associate (Surgical Service) (1984)
  • SurgeonMass. Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Cambridge, MA
    Attending Physician (1984 - 1989); Assistant (1984 - 1989); Chairman (1988); Assistant Surgeon (1989 - 1991); Associate Surgeon (1991 - 1994)

Dr. Rauch's Education & Medical Training

  • Harvard Medical SchoolHarvard Medical SchoolResidency, Clinical Fellow in Otolaryngology
  • New York Eye Ear InfirmaryNew York Eye Ear InfirmaryResidency, Otolaryngology
  • Mass Eye & Ear InfirmaryMass Eye & Ear InfirmaryResidency, Otolaryngology
  • University of MassachusettsUniversity of MassachusettsResidency, General Surgery
  • University of MassachusettsUniversity of MassachusettsResidency, General Surgery
  • University of MassachusettsUniversity of MassachusettsInternship, General Surgery Preliminary Year
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine  University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Other Training, MD
  • U of Cincinnati Coll of MedUniversity of Cincinnati College of MedicineMedical School
  • Amherst CollegeAmherst CollegeOther Training, BA, Biology, cum laude

Dr. Rauch's Certifications & Licensure

  • MA State Medical LicenseMA State Medical License1981 - 2015
  • American Board of OtolaryngologyAmerican Board of OtolaryngologyOtolaryngology, 1984

Dr. Rauch's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Northshore/Long Island Jewish Hospital, NY32nd Annual Morris Bender Lectureship in Otology: Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss Multicenter Treatment Trial: What have we learned?Northshore/Long Island Jewish Hospital, NY, 2011
  • Castle Connolly, 2009America’s Leading Expert: Meniere’s DiseaseCastle Connolly, 2009, 2010
  • Boston Magazine, 2007, 2009Best DoctorsBoston Magazine, 2007, 2009, 2010
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Dr. Rauch's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Clinical Practice: Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss.Rauch SD, NEJM
  • Medical record documentation of patients’ hearing loss by physicians.Halpin C, Iezzoni L, Rauch S, J Gen Int Med
  • AIED Study Group. Serial audiometry in a clinical trial of AIED treatment.Niparko JK, Wang NY, Rauch SD, Russell GB, Espeland MA, Pierce JJ, Bowditch S, Masuda A, Gulya AJ, Gantz BJ, Hughes GB, Brookhouser PE, Hannley MT, Telian SA, Harris JP, Otol Neurotol
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Surgery of the Ear.Chapter: Photodocumentation of the ear.
    Rauch SD, Nadol JB
    Editors: Nadol JB Jr. and Schuknecht HF.Raven Press, New York
  • Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery.Chapter: Ménière's Disease
    Rauch SD, Nadol JB
    Editors: Cummings CW, Fredrickson JM, Harker LA, Krause CJ and Schuller DE.Mosby Co, St. Louis
  • Surgery of the Ear.Chapter: Management of soft tissue and osseous stenosis of ear canal and canalplasty
    Rauch SD
    Editors: Nadol JB Jr. and Schuknecht HF.Raven Press, New York
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Lectures

  • Clinical Dilemmas in Otolaryngology: Vestibular Compensation.Association for Research in Otolaryngology (ARO) 20th Mid-Winter Meeting, St. Petersburg Beach, FL.
  • Clinical Dilemmas in Otolaryngology: Reversible Sensorineural Hearing Loss.Association for Research in Otolaryngology (ARO) 21st Mid-Winter Meeting, St. Petersburg Beach, FL.
  • Clinical Dilemmas in Otolaryngology: Asymmetric hearing loss and binaural hearing.Association for Research in Otolaryngology (ARO) 22nd Mid-Winter Meeting, St. Petersburg Beach, FL.
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Other

  • Meniere diseaseRauch SD, Dinces EA
    http://www.uptodate.com/contents/meniere-disease
    UpToDate, Wolters Kluwer Health - 2012-09-28
  • Practical Assessment of the Dizzy Patient.Rauch SD., The Dizzy Patient: Concepts in Care. Audio Digest Otolaryngology

Grant Support

  • Sudden Hearing Loss Multicenter Treatment Trial
    Sudden Hearing Loss Multicenter Treatment TrialNational Institute On Deafness And Other Communication Disorders
    2004 - 2008
  • Measurement Of Vestibular Function In Meniere'S Disease
    Measurement Of Vestibular Function In Meniere'S DiseaseNational Institute On Deafness And Other Communication Disorders
    2000 - 2002
  • Vestibular Testing In Diagnosing Menieres Disease
    Vestibular Testing In Diagnosing Menieres DiseaseNational Institute On Deafness And Other Communication Disorders
    1997 - 1997
  • Brainstem Auditory Deficits
    Brainstem Auditory DeficitsNational Institute On Deafness And Other Communication Disorders
    1989 - 1990
  • Brainstem Auditory Deficits
    Brainstem Auditory DeficitsNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
    1986 - 1988

Committees

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Research Advisory BoardChair2010 - 2012
  • NIH-NIDCD Advisory CouncilMember2006 - 2010
  • Human Studies Committee, Mass. Eye and Ear InfirmaryChair2009 - Present
  • NIH-NIDCD Board of Scientific CouncilorsMember2010 - Present

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Providence Health System Preferred PPO
  • Regence Oregon - Preferred Provider Network
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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