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University of Miami Miller School of Medicine


University of Miami
Miller School of Medicine
Clinical Research Building
1120 NW 14th Street
Miami, FL 33136

Telephone: 305-243-1484            
Fax: 305-243-2009
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Statement about the Center

The UM/JMH Skull Base Center includes specialists from many disciplines anchored by members of the Departments of Otolaryngology and Neurosurgery. All physicians participating in the skull base program are board certified in their respective specialties and have completed sub-specialty fellowship training focused on acoustic neuromas and skull base tumors. All physicians treating acoustic neuroma patients maintain active practices in both surgery and radiosurgery (CyberKnife) to maintain their skills at the highest level of competency.


Fred. F. Telischi, M.E.E., M.D., F.A.C.S

Chairman, Department of Otolaryngology
Professor, Neurological Surgery and Biomedical Engineering

Director, University of Miami Ear Institute

Medical School: University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL, 1985
Internship: Surgery, University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL, 1985-1986
Residency: Dept. of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery, University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL, 1986-1990
Fellowship: Otology/Neurotology/Skull Base Surgery, House Ear Clinic, Los Angeles, CA, 1991
Board Certification: Otolaryngology and Neurotology



Simon I. Angeli, M.D.

Professor of Clincal Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery

Medical School: Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela, 1986
Residency: Dept. of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, University of Iowa Hospital and Clinic, Iowa City, IA, 1994
Fellowship: Otology/Neurotology/Skull Base Surgery, House Ear Institute, Los Angeles, CA, 1995
Board Certification: Otolaryngology and Neurotology


Jacques J. Morcos, M.D., F.R.C.S.(Eng), F.R.C.S.(Ed), F.A.A.N.S.

Professor of Clinical Neurosurgery and Otolaryngology
Director, Skull Base Surgery
Director, Cerebrovascular Surgery

Medical School: American University of Beirut, Faculty of Medicine, Beirut, Lebanon, 1984
Residency: The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London, England, 1989
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Minnesota, MN, 1993
Fellowship: Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 1994
Skull Base and Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ, 1995
Board Certification: Neurosurgery

Acoustic Neuroma Introduction

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