Tina C. Huang, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Tina C. Huang

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Mailing Address:
Department of Otolaryngology
420 Delaware St SE, MMC 396
Minneapolis, MN 55455

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Administrative Assistant Name
Ashley Venburg

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Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Otolaryngologist (Ear, Nose and Throat), Neurotologist

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

University of Minnesota (Otolaryngology)

New York University (Neurotology)


Awards & Recognition

  • Minnesota Monthly "Best Doctors", 2014


Research Summary/Interests

  • Cochlear implantation outcomes
  • Tinnitus reduction strategies
  • Prevention of hearing loss due to aging
  • Cytomegalovirus-induced hearing loss
  • Cochlear lateral wall pathophysiology

Research Funding Grants

2006, The National Organization for Hearing Research Foundation
“Effect of SOD-2 overexpression on age-related hearing loss”
Co-Principal Investigator with Anil Lalwani, MD

2007, Otolaryngology Interest Group and Biomedical Institute Seed Grant
“Electrical suppression of tinnitus”
Principal Investigator

2007, AAO-HNS Core Grant
“Prevention of age-related hearing loss in C57BL mice”
Principal Investigator, Selena Heman-Ackah, co-advisor with Steven Juhn, MD

2007, Minnesota Medical Foundation
“Reduction of age-related hearing loss in C57BL/6 mice using adult-derived stem cells”
Principal Investigator, co-PI Steven Juhn, MD


  • Huang TC, Reitzen S, Marrinan M, Waltzman S and Roland JT, Jr. Modiolar coiling, electrical thresholds and speech perception after cochlear implantation using the Nucleus Contour Advance electrode with the advance off stylet technique. Otol Neurotol 2006;27(2):159-166.
  • Roland JT Jr, Huang TC and Cohen NL. Revision cochlear implantation. Otolaryngol Clin North Am 2006;39:833-839.
  • Fishman A, Marrinan M, Huang TC and Kanowitz S. Total tympanic membrane reconstruction: AlloDerm versus temporalis fascia. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2005;132:906-915.



  • Neurotology
  • Lateral skull base surgery
  • Cochlear implants
  • Chronic ear disease
  • Vertigo
  • Hearing loss and rehabilitation


University of Minnesota Medical Center

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