Biography

Completed his Neurotology Surgery Fellowship at Vanderbilt University Medical Center with The Otology Group, with clinical and research interests including acoustic neuroma surgery, chronic ear disease, cochlear implant surgery, endoscopic ear surgery, neurotology, otology, and skull base surgery.

Education

Medical School
Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2009)
Internship
Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2010), Otorhinolaryngology
Residency
Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2014), Otorhinolaryngology
Fellowship
Vanderbilt University Medical Center (2016), Otology/neurotology/skull Base Surgery

Research Interest

  • acoustic neuroma
  • cholesteatoma
  • chronic ear surgery
  • cochlear implants
  • congenital hearing loss
  • endoscopic ear surgery
  • lateral skull base surgery
  • neurotology
  • otology
  • otosclerosis
  • pediatric chronic ear surgery
  • sensorineural hearing loss
  • superior semicircular canal dehiscence
  • vestibular schwannoma

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Intratemporal Intraneural Perineurioma of the Facial Nerve.
Hunter JB, Weidenheim KM, Lee AY, Dinces E Otol. Neurotol. 2016 Sep
The ototronix MAXUM middle ear implant for severe high-frequency sensorineural hearing loss: Preliminary results.
Hunter JB, Carlson ML, Glasscock ME Laryngoscope 2016 Sep 126 9 2124-7
Cochlear Implantation in Canal Wall Down Mastoid Cavities.
Hunter JB, Fernando SJ, Bennett ML, Haynes DS, Wanna GB Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2016 Aug 155 2 312-6
Cholesterol Granuloma Development following Temporal Bone Surgery.
Sweeney AD, Osetinsky LM, Hunter JB, Haynes DS, Carlson ML Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2016 Jun 154 6 1115-20
Pediatric Endoscopic Cholesteatoma Surgery.
Hunter JB, Zuniga MG, Sweeney AD, Bertrand NM, Wanna GB, Haynes DS, Wootten CT, Rivas A Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2016 Jun 154 6 1121-7
Iatrogenic cholesteatoma arising from the vascular strip.
Sweeney AD, Hunter JB, Haynes DS, Driscoll CL, Rivas A, Vrabec JT, Carlson ML Laryngoscope 2016 Jun
Temporal Bone Mucormycosis.
Katsantonis NG, Hunter JB, O'Connell BP, He J, Lewis JS, Wanna GB Ann. Otol. Rhinol. Laryngol. 2016 Jun
Multiple cranial neuropathies following etanercept administration.
Hunter JB, Rivas A Am J Otolaryngol 2016 May-Jun 37 3 259-62
Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Surgical Complications Following Cochlear Implantation in Canal Wall Down Mastoid Cavities.
Hunter JB, O'Connell BP, Wanna GB Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2016 May
Durability of Hearing Preservation after Cochlear Implantation with Conventional-Length Electrodes and Scala Tympani Insertion.
Sweeney AD, Hunter JB, Carlson ML, Rivas A, Bennett ML, Gifford RH, Noble JH, Haynes DS, Labadie RF, Wanna GB Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2016 May 154 5 907-13

Honors & Awards

  • American Neurotology Society Trainee Award
    (2016)
  • Otolaryngology Case Reports Associate Editor

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Cochlear Implant Alliance (2017)
  • American Neurotology Society (2017)
  • North American Skull Base Society (2017)