Joseph M. FurmanMD, PhD, FACS
Joseph Furman is a Professor in the Departments of Otolaryngology, Neurology, Bioengineering, and Physical Therapy at the University of Pittsburgh and Director of the Division of Balance Disorders at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. His education includes an M.D. and a Ph.D. in bioengineering from the University of Pennsylvania, a residency in neurology at UCLA, and a fellowship in non-surgical otology at the University of Toronto.
Dr. Furman’s area of expertise is vestibular function and balance disorders. Dr. Furman is a board-certified neurologist, a fellow of the American Academy of Neurology and a member of the American Neurological Association. Dr. Furman’s clinical activities include the evaluation of patients with dizziness and disequilibrium and consultation neurology.Dr. Furman’s research interests include vestibular-ocular function in older persons, otolith-ocular reflexes, and migraine-related dizziness.