Balance & Ear Institute Announces Social Media Campaign on Vertigo and Dizziness
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (April 2, 2015) – Newport-Mesa Audiology, Balance & Ear Institute announced today the launch of a social media campaign to raise of awareness of vertigo, dizziness and balance disorders and engage social media communities in productive dialogue on vertigo and dizziness treatment. Through the campaign, the Institute hopes to assist patients and the medical community in gaining a better understanding of the disorders that affect nearly 35 percent of Americans over age 40, as well as gain the unique perspective of social media audiences who live with and treat vertigo, dizziness and imbalance.
The Institute can be found on Facebook and LinkedIn by searching “Newport-Mesa Audiology Balance & Ear Institute.” Founder and executive director, Dr. Mango, can be reached on Twitter at https://twitter.com/vertigodoc, Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/dr.howard.t.mango and LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/drhowardtmango.
“We want to engage with people who experience vertigo, dizziness and imbalance in a meaningful way and facilitate discussions that advance a greater understanding of these debilitating disorders,” says Dr. Mango. “We’d also like to collaborate with the medical community through the forum of social media to enhance how we all work together to care for patients who suffer from these widespread vestibular issues.”
Newport-Mesa Audiology, Balance and Ear Institutes provides diagnosis and treatment of:
- Disabling and severe imbalance without obvious explanation
- History of vertigo or dizziness with resulting falls, especially among the elderly
- Vertigo or dizziness that is unresponsive to typical forms of medical management, either acute or chronic
- Vestibular migraines
Newport-Mesa Audiology, Balance and Ear Institute was founded in 1977 by renowned vestibular (inner ear) physiologist Dr. Howard T. Mango. The Institute is among the nation’s foremost authorities for the research, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of vertigo, dizziness and balance disorders. Dr. Mango and his team have treated more than 30,000 patients with a 93 percent success rate for chronic balance, dizziness and hearing conditions, including tinnitus (ringing in the ears) that many believed to be an untreatable condition.
About Newport-Mesa Audiology, Balance and Ear Institute
The Institute is one of the country’s leading institutes for the research, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of patients with dizziness, vertigo and balance disorders. A team of doctors of audiology work with state-of-the-art technology in the areas of vestibular diagnosis and rehabilitation. The Institute is also one of the nation’s most well-equipped audiological facilities, serving an ever-growing number of adult, teen and pediatric hearing loss patients. The Institute receives referrals from a broad network of physicians including neurologists, otolaryngologists, internal medicine, cardiologists and family physicians.
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