Paparella Ear, Head & Neck Institute offers screening, diagnostics, surgery and audiology for adults and children – comprehensive hearing care for the entire family.
Founded by Dr. Michael Paparella over twenty years ago, the practice has earned a reputation as one of the most innovative and compassionate ENT practices in the Twin Cities and Upper Midwest.
Our board certified and fellowship-trained physicians, and our entire clinical staff, pride themselves on offering the most comprehensive care in a thoughtful and caring manner.
Using the latest medical knowledge and equipment, we provide practical solutions and thoughtful, caring advice. Each patient's needs benefit from our continuing commitment to providing special care to people with specialized needs.
A Reputation Admired Around the World
Our practice has earned an international reputation for the treatment of ear conditions and is devoted to patient care, education and research.
Our clinical and laboratory fellowship programs draw clinicians from across the globe to study at the Institute
Finding The Best Hearing Aid
Learn how the Paparella Ear Head & Neck Institute helps patients find the best hearing aid for your hearing loss
by diagnosing the cause of hearing loss and comparing strengths, weaknesses and prices of various hearing aids to find the one right for you.
A New Device for Sleep Apnea
Results from a groundbreaking clinical study on sleep apnea, co-authored by Paparella Ear Head & Neck Institute physician Dr. Oleg Froymovich, was recently published in the New England Journal of Medicine
Dr. Froymovich was one of the principle investigators and surgeons on the STAR Trial. The trial studied a surgical implant used to treat sleep apnea and showed a nearly 70% reduction in major symptoms. The January 9, 2014 Wall Street Journal article highlights the study.
Learn more sleep disorders.