January 30, 2020
Dr. Backous Discusses Cochlear Implants with IRG Health Talk on KOMO News Radio
Our very own Dr. Backous had the opportunity to discuss cochlear implants for patients of all ages during an interview with Shannon O’Kelly on an episode of KOMO News Radio’s IRG Health Talk. Hear what he had to say in the video below.
About Dr. Backous
Dr. Douglas Backous is a board-certified Neurotologist specializing in treating conditions of the ear and skull base. He joined Puget Sound ENT in Edmonds, Washington in 2017. For more than 22 years, Dr. Backous has provided leading edge treatments for patients with hearing loss, deafness, chronic ear infections, cholesteatoma acoustic neuromas and facial nerve disorders. His professional passion is ensuring access to care for patients who choose to hear with cochlear implants, brainstem implants, Baha and other hearing devices.
Dr. Backous performs surgery at the Edmonds Center for Outpatient Surgery, Swedish Cherry Hill and First Hill and at Swedish Edmonds. He also sees patients in clinic and performs outpatient surgery at the Hillside Surgery Center in Puyallup, Washington to provide local access to high level surgical and specialty care.