Hinrich Staecker, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Otolaryngology, University of Kansas Medical Center
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Research

Interests: Dr. Staecker's research focuses on developing treatment for hearing loss. He is involved in clinical studies on cochlear implants and a totally implanted hearing aid. Currently, the main effort of his research lab is focused on developing gene therapy for the treatment of an inner ear disease.


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