Dr. Hodgson, a native Oregonian, is a physician and surgeon practicing otology, neurotology, and surgery. Dr. Hodgson has been in private practice as a neurotologist since 1989. As such, he limits his practice to the diagnosis and management of disorders that affect the ear, its surrounding structures, and their relationship to the brain. This includes medical and surgical treatments for disorders affecting hearing and balance, facial paralysis, management of chronic ear disease, infections and tumor growths of the skull base. In keeping with state-of-the-art care, Dr. Hodgson is also trained in implantable hearing technologies such as cochlear implants and bone anchored hearing appliances (or BAHA). Dr. Hodgson sees patients at Head & Neck Surgical Associates in Portland. In his free time, Dr. Hodgson enjoys a wide variety of sports and outdoor activities with his wife and two sons. An avid "soccer dad", he enjoys going to his sons' games and tournaments.