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David R. Friedland MD

David R. Friedland MD

Chief, Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Otolaryngology
Program: Otology

Member of the Cardiovascular Center
Member of the Neuroscience Research Center


I am willing to mentor a junior faculty member.


Research Experience

  • Cholesteatoma
  • Cochlear Implants
  • Ear Diseases
  • Ear Neoplasms
  • Gene Expression
  • Histology
  • Neuroanatomy
  • Neuroma, Acoustic
  • Vestibulocochlear Nerve Diseases
  • Clinical Expertise

  • Cholesteatoma
  • Deafness
  • Endolymphatic Hydrops
  • Glomus Tympanicum Tumor
  • Hearing Loss
  • Herpes Zoster Oticus
  • Meniere Disease
  • Neuroma, Acoustic
  • Otosclerosis
  • Tinnitus
  • Vestibular Neuronitis
  • Vestibulocochlear Nerve Diseases
  • Methodologies and Techniques

  • Gene Expression
  • Neuroanatomy
  • Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
  • Practice Guideline
  • anatomy and histology
  • Leadership Positions

  • Vice-Chairman, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences
  • Chief, Division of Otology and Neuro-otologic Skull Base Surgery
  • Medical Director, Koss Cochlear Implant Program
  • Chief, Division of Research
  • Medical Director, Vestibular Program
  • Publications

  • Association of TMTC2 With Human Nonsyndromic Sensorineural Hearing Loss. (Runge CL, Indap A, Zhou Y, Kent JW Jr, King E, Erbe CB, Cole R, Littrell J, Merath K, James R, Rüschendorf F, Kerschner JE, Marth G, Hübner N, Göring HH, Friedland DR, Kwok WM, Olivier M) JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2016 Sep 01;142(9):866-72 PMID: 27311106 PMCID: PMC5025373 06/17/2016
  • Development of a Statistical Model for the Prediction of Common Vestibular Diagnoses. (Friedland DR, Tarima S, Erbe C, Miles A) JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2016 Apr;142(4):351-6 PMID: 26913615 PMCID: PMC5070446 02/26/2016
  • Differences in Perception of Musical Stimuli among Acoustic, Electric, and Combined Modality Listeners. (Prentiss SM, Friedland DR, Nash JJ, Runge CL) J Am Acad Audiol 2015 May;26(5):494-501 PMID: 26055838 06/10/2015
  • Patient Outcomes in Magnet-Based Implantable Auditory Assist Devices. (O'Niel MB, Runge CL, Friedland DR, Kerschner JE) JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2014 Jun;140(6):513-20 PMID: 24763485 04/26/2014
  • The perception of telephone-processed speech by combined electric and acoustic stimulation. (Hu Y, Tahmina Q, Runge C, Friedland DR) Trends Amplif 2013 Sep-Dec;17(3):189-96 PMID: 24265213 PMCID: PMC4070615 11/23/2013
  • A novel otoferlin splice-site mutation in siblings with auditory neuropathy spectrum disorder. (Runge CL, Erbe CB, McNally MT, Van Dusen C, Friedland DR, Kwitek AE, Kerschner JE) Audiol Neurootol 2013;18(6):374-82 PMID: 24135434 PMCID: PMC3877672 10/19/2013
  • Statistical model for prediction of hearing loss in patients receiving cisplatin chemotherapy. (Johnson A, Tarima S, Wong S, Friedland DR, Runge CL) JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2013 Mar;139(3):256-64 PMID: 23429908 02/23/2013
  • Single and multiple microphone noise reduction strategies in cochlear implants. (Kokkinakis K, Azimi B, Hu Y, Friedland DR) Trends Amplif 2012 Jun;16(2):102-16 PMID: 22923425 PMCID: PMC3691954 08/28/2012
  • Effects of Stimulation Rate on Musical Instrument Identification. (Zhang H, Runge C, Friedland DR) Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2012 Aug;147(2 suppl):P207 PMID: 25718735 08/01/2012
  • Bimodal Hearing on Music and Speech with FSP and HDCIS. (Atwood K, Runge C, Friedland DR) Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2012 Aug;147(2 suppl):P81 PMID: 25719115 08/01/2012
  • Recovery from forward masking in elderly cochlear implant users. (Lee ER, Friedland DR, Runge CL) Otol Neurotol 2012 Apr;33(3):355-63 PMID: 22410729 03/14/2012
  • Electrode failure and device failure in adult cochlear implantation. (Schow B, Friedland DR, Jensen J, Burg L, Runge CL) Cochlear Implants Int 2012 Feb;13(1):35-40 PMID: 22340750 02/22/2012
  • Aiding and occluding the contralateral ear in implanted children with auditory neuropathy spectrum disorder. (Runge CL, Jensen J, Friedland DR, Litovsky RY, Tarima S) J Am Acad Audiol 2011 Oct;22(9):567-77 PMID: 22192602 PMCID: PMC3404494 12/24/2011
  • Hearing preservation surgery: proposal for an evidence-based grading scale. (Friedland DR, Runge C) Cochlear Implants Int 2011 May;12 Suppl 1:S76-7 PMID: 21756480 08/04/2011
  • Rate of neural recovery in implanted children with auditory neuropathy spectrum disorder. (Fulmer SL, Runge CL, Jensen JW, Friedland DR) Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2011 Feb;144(2):274-9 PMID: 21493430 04/16/2011
  • Management and outcomes of facial paralysis from intratemporal blunt trauma: a systematic review. (Nash JJ, Friedland DR, Boorsma KJ, Rhee JS) Laryngoscope 2010;120 Suppl 4:S214 PMID: 21225812 01/13/2011
  • Longitudinal aspect of case-control analysis-reply. (Friedland DR, Runge-Samuelson C) Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2010 Nov 15;136(11):1150 PMID: 22637507 11/15/2010
  • Gamma knife surgery of vestibular schwannomas: volumetric dosimetry correlations to hearing loss suggest stria vascularis devascularization as the mechanism of early hearing loss. (Wackym PA, Runge-Samuelson CL, Nash JJ, Poetker DM, Albano K, Bovi J, Michel MA, Friedland DR, Zhu YR, Hannley MT) Otol Neurotol 2010 Dec;31(9):1480-7 PMID: 20930653 10/12/2010
  • Management and outcomes of facial paralysis from intratemporal blunt trauma: a systematic review. (Nash JJ, Friedland DR, Boorsma KJ, Rhee JS) Laryngoscope 2010 Jul;120(7):1397-404 PMID: 20564723 06/22/2010
  • Case-control analysis of cochlear implant performance in elderly patients. (Friedland DR, Runge-Samuelson C, Baig H, Jensen J) Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2010 May;136(5):432-8 PMID: 20479370 05/19/2010
  • Acute auditory and vestibular symptoms associated with heat and transdermal lidocaine. (Shemirani N, Tang D, Friedland DR) Clin J Pain 2010 Jan;26(1):58-9 PMID: 20026955 12/23/2009
  • Neuromagnetic source imaging of abnormal spontaneous activity in tinnitus patient modulated by electrical cortical stimulation. (Ramirez RR, Kopell BH, Butson CR, Gaggl W, Friedland DR, Baillet S) Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2009;2009:1940-4 PMID: 19964017 12/08/2009
  • Cholesteatoma growth and proliferation: posttranscriptional regulation by microRNA-21. (Friedland DR, Eernisse R, Erbe C, Gupta N, Cioffi JA) Otol Neurotol 2009 Oct;30(7):998-1005 PMID: 19672202 PMCID: PMC2828528 08/13/2009
  • Soft cochlear implantation: rationale for the surgical approach. (Friedland DR, Runge-Samuelson C) Trends Amplif 2009 Jun;13(2):124-38 PMID: 19447766 PMCID: PMC4111526 05/19/2009
  • Recurrent sudden sensorineural hearing loss sensitive to transtympanic and systemic steroid treatment: case report. (Scapa VI, Friedland DR) Ear Nose Throat J 2009 Mar;88(3):E14-9 PMID: 19291620 03/18/2009
  • Audiometric pattern as a predictor of cardiovascular status: development of a model for assessment of risk. (Friedland DR, Cederberg C, Tarima S) Laryngoscope 2009 Mar;119(3):473-86 PMID: 19235737 02/25/2009
  • Sudden sensorineural hearing loss: an evaluation of treatment and management approaches by referring physicians. (Shemirani NL, Schmidt M, Friedland DR) Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2009 Jan;140(1):86-91 PMID: 19130968 01/10/2009
  • Recurrent petrous apex cholesteatoma in a patient with basal cell nevus syndrome. (Harris MS, Robbins AC, Neuburg M, Michel MA, Friedland DR) Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2008 Sep;139(3):480-1 PMID: 18722240 08/30/2008
  • Identification of a novel Vamp1 splice variant in the cochlear nucleus. (Friedland DR, Eernisse R, Popper P) Hear Res 2008 Sep;243(1-2):105-12 PMID: 18655825 PMCID: PMC2562438 07/29/2008
  • Transcervical resection of the styloid process in Eagle syndrome. (Martin TJ, Friedland DR, Merati AL) Ear Nose Throat J 2008 Jul;87(7):399-401 PMID: 18633935 07/18/2008
  • Outcomes for conservative management of traumatic conductive hearing loss. (Grant JR, Arganbright J, Friedland DR) Otol Neurotol 2008 Apr;29(3):344-9 PMID: 18317393 03/05/2008
  • Feasibility of auditory cortical stimulation for the treatment of tinnitus. (Friedland DR, Gaggl W, Runge-Samuelson C, Ulmer JL, Kopell BH) Otol Neurotol 2007 Dec;28(8):1005-12 PMID: 18043428 11/29/2007
  • Pulsatile tinnitus. (Arganbright J, Friedland DR) Otol Neurotol 2008 Apr;29(3):416 PMID: 17728689 08/31/2007
  • Potassium channel gene expression in the rat cochlear nucleus. (Friedland DR, Eernisse R, Popper P) Hear Res 2007 Jun;228(1-2):31-43 PMID: 17346910 PMCID: PMC1995076 03/10/2007
  • Simultaneous astrocytoma and vestibular schwannoma arising from the vestibulocochlear nerve. (Ubell ML, Ho KC, Meyer GA, Friedland DR) Otol Neurotol 2007 Feb;28(2):286-7 PMID: 17255896 01/27/2007
  • Differentially expressed genes in the rat cochlear nucleus. (Friedland DR, Popper P, Eernisse R, Cioffi JA) Neuroscience 2006 Oct 27;142(3):753-68 PMID: 16905270 08/15/2006
  • Cranial thickness in superior canal dehiscence syndrome: implications for canal resurfacing surgery. (Friedland DR, Michel MA) Otol Neurotol 2006 Apr;27(3):346-54 PMID: 16639273 04/28/2006
  • Structure and function in the auditory system: From cochlea to cortex. (Friedland DR) Anat Rec A Discov Mol Cell Evol Biol 2006 Apr;288(4):326-30 PMID: 16550549 PMCID: PMC2561233 03/22/2006
  • Differential expression of cytoskeletal genes in the cochlear nucleus. (Friedland DR, Popper P, Eernisse R, Ringger B, Cioffi JA) Anat Rec A Discov Mol Cell Evol Biol 2006 Apr;288(4):447-65 PMID: 16550590 PMCID: PMC2570442 03/22/2006
  • A modified Golgi staining protocol for use in the human brain stem and cerebellum. (Friedland DR, Los JG, Ryugo DK) J Neurosci Methods 2006 Jan 15;150(1):90-5 PMID: 16081162 08/06/2005
  • Temporal bone fractures: traditional classification and clinical relevance. (Ishman SL, Friedland DR) Laryngoscope 2004 Oct;114(10):1734-41 PMID: 15454763 09/30/2004
  • Choice of ear for cochlear implantation: the effect of history and residual hearing on predicted postoperative performance. (Friedland DR, Venick HS, Niparko JK) Otol Neurotol 2003 Jul;24(4):582-9 PMID: 12851549 07/10/2003
  • Gene discovery using a human vestibular schwannoma cDNA library constructed from a patient with neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF2). (Halum SL, Erbe CB, Friedland DR, Wackym PA) Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2003 Mar;128(3):364-71 PMID: 12646839 03/21/2003
  • Ultrastructural examination of the somatic innervation of ventrotubercular cells in the rat. (Friedland DR, Pongstaporn T, Doucet JR, Ryugo DK) J Comp Neurol 2003 Apr 21;459(1):77-89 PMID: 12629667 03/12/2003
  • Radiology quiz case 2. Cochlear otosclerosis. (Ruiz AP, Friedland DR, Niparko JK) Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2002 Oct;128(10):1214, 1216-7 PMID: 12365902 10/09/2002
  • Bacterial colonization of endotracheal tubes in intubated neonates. (Friedland DR, Rothschild MA, Delgado M, Isenberg H, Holzman I) Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2001 May;127(5):525-8 PMID: 11346427 05/18/2001
  • Rapid resolution of fetal goiter associated with maternal Grave's disease: a case report. (Friedland DR, Rothschild MA) Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2000 Aug 11;54(1):59-62 PMID: 10960698 08/29/2000
  • Evaluation of surgical approaches to endoscopic auditory brainstem implantation. (Friedland DR, Wackym PA) Laryngoscope 1999 Feb;109(2 Pt 1):175-80 PMID: 10890761 07/13/2000
  • Cochlear implantation for auditory rehabilitation in Camurati-Engelmann disease. (Friedland DR, Wackym PA, Rhee JS, Finn MS) Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 2000 Feb;109(2):160-2 PMID: 10685567 02/24/2000
  • A critical appraisal of spontaneous perilymphatic fistulas of the inner ear. (Friedland DR, Wackym PA) Am J Otol 1999 Mar;20(2):261-76; discussion 276-9 PMID: 10100535 04/01/1999
  • A cost-effectiveness analysis of the high risk register and auditory brainstem response. (Friedland DR, Fahs MC, Catalano PJ) Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 1996 Dec 20;38(2):115-30 PMID: 9119600 12/20/1996
  • Use of the novel carbocyanine tracer fast-DiI for investigating upper respiratory tract cranial nerves in prenatal rats. (Friedland DR, Eden AR, Laitman JT) Lab Anim Sci 1996 Apr;46(2):220-5 PMID: 8723242 04/01/1996
  • Naturally occurring motoneuron cell death in rat upper respiratory tract motor nuclei: a histological, fast DiI and immunocytochemical study in the hypoglossal nucleus. (Friedland DR, Eden AR, Laitman JT) J Neurobiol 1995 Aug;27(4):520-34 PMID: 7561831 08/01/1995
  • Naturally occurring motoneuron cell death in rat upper respiratory tract motor nuclei: a histological, fast DiI and immunocytochemical study of the nucleus ambiguus. (Friedland DR, Eden AR, Laitman JT) J Neurobiol 1995 Apr;26(4):563-78 PMID: 7602319 04/01/1995
  • Last update: 07/31/2017
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