Ronald A. Hoffman, M.D., MHCM is a graduate of Rutgers University and the Jefferson School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at New York University and a fellowship in Otology and Neurotology at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York. Doctor Hoffman has a Master's Degree in Health Care Management from the Harvard School of Public Health. He is currently the Director of the Ear Institute at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and Professor of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the New York Medical College. He has published extensively on skull base surgery and cochlear implantation.