David R. Friedland, MD, PhD

Chief, Professor and Vice-Chairman

Request Appointment Online
Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences Clinic

(414) 805-5580

 

Overview

Specialties

  • Otolaryngology
  • Otology

Board Certification

  • Otolaryngology
  • Neuro-otology

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital
  • Children's Hospital Of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
  • Zablocki VA Medical Center

Patient Ages Seen

  • Child
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Senior

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Diseases & Conditions

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Auditory Brainstem Implants
  • Bone Anchored Hearing Aids
  • Cancer of the Ear
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Ear Disease
  • Dizziness
  • Facial Nerve Paralysis
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Migraine Associated Dizziness
  • Presbycusis
  • Skull Base Tumors
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibular Disorders

Treatments & Services

  • Adult Hearing Loss and Rehabilitation
  • Cochlear Implants
  • Implantable Hearing Aids
  • Neurotology
 

Clinic Locations

Otolaryngology and Comm. Sciences - Froedtert

9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
Milwaukee WI,  53226
Phone:(414) 805-5580
Fax:(414) 476-4701
Get Directions

 
 
 

Video

 
 

Biography


Dr. Friedland is a board-certified otolaryngologist head and neck surgeon with board-certified fellowship training at Johns Hopkins University in adult and pediatric otology, neurotology and cranial base surgery. He has specialized training in surgery for hearing restoration including placement of cochlear implants bone-anchored aids, brainstem implants and implantable hearing aids. Dr. Friedland's clinical interests focus primarily on cochlear implantation in both children and adults. He also has expertise in skill base tumors including surgical and Gamma Knife treatments. He has extensive clinical expertise in chronic ear disease and cholesteatoma. In addition to his clinical activities at the Medical College of Wisconsin, he maintains a research program studying ways to improve cochlear implant performance in older patients, the perception of music with hearing loss, and the molecular biology of cholesteatoma.

Dr. Friedland's practice style reflects the team approach to providing you with the best care. Working closely with dedicated Nurse Practitioners, Audiologists, and support staff, a full assessment of the patient's problem is performed through careful listening and specializing testing. Dr. Friedland believes education is a major key to treatment and will patiently explain the diagnosis and therapy in everyday terms using models and diagrams for clarity.
 


Education / Training
  • Doctor of Philosophy - City University of New York - NY (1993)
  • Doctor of Medicine - Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York, NY (1995)
  • Residency in Otolaryngology - Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York, NY (1996-2000)
  • Fellowship in Otology- Neuro-Otology & Cranial Base Surgery - Johns Hopkins University Hospital - Baltimore, MD (2000-2002)
webmaster@mcw.edu
© 2014 Medical College of Wisconsin
Page Updated 08/30/2013