Dr. Farrugia

General Information
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Matthew Farrugia, DO
Dr. Farrugia is board certified in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck surgery.  He completed fellowship training in Otology and Neurotology.  He has been appointed as an assistant Clinical Professor for the Department of Osteopathic Surgical Specialties at the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Dr. Farrugia cares for patients with all types of ear, nose, and throat disorders.  This includes pediatric patients as well as the geriatric population.  He incorporates a wide range of diagnostic testing into his evaluation.  He uses the latest technology for both evaluation and surgical care.

In addition to providing medical and surgical care for general Ear, Nose and Throat disorders, Dr. Farrugia also completed fellowship training and specializes in surgery for the ear and balance disorders. He cares for patients with hearing loss, tinnitus, dizziness, ear infections, and chronic ear disease.  He performs surgery for the ear including reconstructive procedures for hearing loss, otosclerosis, cholesteatoma, and Baha implants.  His particular interest is caring for patients with Meniere’s disease and other balance problems.

Dr. Farrugia believes in a thorough patient-centered evaluation beginning with a careful history.  He listens and responds to his patients problems and concerns.  Please call our office to schedule an appointment with Dr. Farrugia.

Hospital Affiliations
* Botsford Hospital – Farmington Hills, MI
* Woodland Health Center St Joseph – Brighton, MI
* Novi Surgery Center – Novi, MI
* Providence Hospital – Novi, MI
* Huron Valley Sinai Hospital – Commerce, MI
* St Joseph Livingston Hospital – Howell, MI
Medical School
Michigan State University – College of Osteopathic Medicine
Additional Degrees
Bachelor of Arts – Albion College
Residency
Otolaryngology & Facial Plastic Surgery – Botsford General Hospital (Michigan State University)
Fellowship
Neurotology – Silverstein Institute, Ear Research Foundation (Sarasota, FL)
Certifications
American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Society Memberships
* American Osteopathic Association (Board Member)
* American Osteopathic College of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
* American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
* American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
* Michigan Otolaryngology Society