Arnold Rubenfield, M.D.

Clinical Associate Professor

Department: Otolaryngology

Biography

Dr. Arnold Rubenfield is an Assistant Professor of the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. He supervises the otolaryngology clinic at Parkland Memorial Hospital and sees patients in the Aston Center. He completed his residency training at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and maintained private practices in Pittsburgh and Dallas for over 20 years before taking an academic position at the Albany Medical College in New York where he was Associate Professor of Otolaryngology from 1999-2003. Dr. Rubenfield has been on Otolaryngology national committees dealing with infectious diseases and geriatrics. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons and the Society of University Otolaryngologists.

Education

Medical School University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine (1971)
Internship University of Pittsburgh (1972), General Surgery
Residency University of Pittsburgh (1975), Otolaryngology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Acid Reflux
  • Adult Ear Tube Evaluation & Placement
  • Chronic Sensorineural Hearing Loss
  • Dysequalibrium
  • Ear Drainage, Infection & Pain (Otalgia)
  • Eustation Tube Dysfunction
  • Myringotomy Tubes
  • Myringotomy Without Tubes
  • Oral Masses
  • Otitis Externa (External, Swimmer's Ear) & Media
  • Otorrhea
  • Presbycusis
  • Pulsatile Tinnitis
  • Rhinorrhea
  • Sjogren's Disease
  • Sudden Hearing Loss
  • Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-HNS
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association