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Welcome To Pittsburgh Ear Associates

We are so glad you have landed here! Our hope is that you find the information you are looking for when researching about your hearing and balance needs.

The Oldest Otology Practice East of the Mississippi

Pittsburgh Ear Associates is the oldest Neurotology practice east of the Mississippi. Doctors Douglas Chen and Todd Hillman specialize in varying disorders of the ear, facial nerve, and skull base.

In addition to their private practice, Dr. Chen is Chief of the Division of Otolaryngology at Allegheny General Hospital and Dr. Todd Hillman is the Fellowship Director for Pittsburgh Ear Neurotology Fellows. Both physicians serve as clinical faculty for Temple University where they train up-and-coming Neurotology residents.

Proudly, Drs. Chen and Hillman have been voted as Pittsburgh’s Top Docs since 1996!

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Our Services

With three state of the art locations, our highly trained staff is equipped and ready for the diagnosis and treatment of your hearing and balance related problems. We look forward to meeting you in person and are certain you will find the highest quality in physician care and staff professionalism.

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By Appointment

Working by appointment only, enables us to allocate our time effectively and to see patients without long waits. We value your time and will do our very best to see you right on schedule. Emergencies or other unexpected situations do cause occasional delays. Whether you are a new or return patient, please call for an elective appointment one to two weeks in advance.

If you are unable to keep a scheduled appointment, let us know as soon as possible, preferably 48 hours in advance. Your courtesy allows us to schedule an appointment for another patient who requires immediate care.

For Emergencies

In case of an emergency or an urgent problem, call our office at (412) 321-2480 during business hours and you will be seen promptly. By calling the office before coming in, you enable us to plan ahead for you and to provide any interim instructions you may need.

If an emergency occurs at a time when our office is closed, please call Allegheny General Hospital at (412) 359-3131 to have the doctor paged.