Florida Hospital Cancer Institute ›› Cancer Programs ›› Michael Seidman, MD, FACS

Michael D. Seidman, MD, FACS, is board certified in otolaryngology and neurotologic surgery. He received his medical degree from the University of Michigan and is an expert on the molecular basis of aging, noise-induced hearing loss, otologic/ neurotologic skull base surgery, all aspects of ear, nose and throat surgery, and complementary/integrative medicine such as herbal therapies, nutrition and antioxidants and their relationship to health, sports and aging. Dr. Seidman is extensively published in the literature, has been funded by the NIH and other sources since 1986, and lectures internationally on his areas of expertise. The American Academy of Otolarangology- Head and Neck Surgery honored him with the Clinical Practitioner Excellence Award. He was also appointed by the Governor of Michigan to oversee a medical board on hearing issues, and works with the Department of Defense providing consultation on hearing disorders in members of the U.S. Armed Forces. He has published three books, holds multiple patents, and is one of only a handful of surgeons in the U.S. credentialed to implant fully implantable hearing devices.



P R O F I L E 

Fellowship, Otologic Neurotologic/Facial Nerve/Skull Base Surgery, Ear Research Foundation Sarasota, FL 

Residency, Otolaryngology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 

Internship, General Surgery, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 

Medical Degree, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 



Skull Base Tumors 

Acoustic Neuroma (Vestibular Schwannoma) Surgery 

Meningiomas and other tumors 

Petrous Apex Masses 

Pediatric ENT surgical issues 

All Ear Surgical Procedures (semi-and fully implantable hearing aids, stapes surgery, otosclerosis, Ménière’s Disease) 

Cochlear Implant 

Vagal Nerve Stimulator Implants for Seizure Disorders, Depression and Tinnitus 

Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery 

Herbal Therapies 

Molecular Basis of Aging 

Noise-Induced Hearing Loss 

Otologic/ Neurotologic-Skull Base Surgery 

Tinnitus Research Protocols (surgical implants) 

Complementary/ Integrative Medicine