Michael S. Harris, MD

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Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences Clinic 414-805-5580
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Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences Clinic 414-805-5580


Dr. Harris is a board-certified otolaryngologist head and neck surgeon, originally from Wisconsin, with fellowship training at The Ohio State University in adult and pediatric otology, neurotology, and cranial base surgery. He has advanced training in surgery for hearing restoration including the placement of cochlear implants (CIs), bone-anchored aids, brainstem implants, and implantable hearing aids. He also has extensive training in the diagnosis and treatment of vestibular disorders and skull base disorders that affect the hearing, facial, and balance nerves.

Dr. Harris’ clinical and research interests include speech and environmental sound perception among cochlear implant users. He is also interested in electrophysiologic methods of feedback to prevent trauma during cochlear implant electrode insertion. He has published in peer reviewed journals and spoken at national and international meetings on these topics.

Dr. Harris’ personal philosophy and practice style reflects a team approach to provide you with the best individualized care. A full assessment of your problem is achieved through close collaboration with our excellent team of dedicated nurse practitioners, audiologists, and support staff. Dr. Harris believes education is essential to shared decision making and optimal treatment. He will explain the diagnosis and therapy in everyday terms, ensure that all questions are answered and that you are comfortable with the plan.


Treatment & Services

Adult Hearing Loss and Rehabilitation
Bone Anchored Hearing Aids
Cochlear Implants
Eardrum Repair
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Implantable Hearing Aids
Pediatric Hearing Loss and Rehabilitation
Skull Base Surgery
Virtual Visit

Diseases & Conditions

Acoustic Neuroma
Cancer of the Ear
Chronic Ear Disease
Eustachian Tube Disorder
Facial Nerve Paralysis
Meniere's Disease
Skull Base Tumors
Vestibular Disorders

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Languages Spoken


Hospital Affiliations

Froedtert Hospital


Otolaryngology- Center For Advanced Care - Froedtert Hospital Drexel Town Square Health Center

Education & Training

Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee - WI - Doctor of Medicine - (2009)

The Ohio State University - Columbus - Fellowship in Neuro-otology - (2015-2017)

Indiana University - Indianapolis - Residency in Otolaryngology - (2008-2015)

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Patient Reviews

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I have never had a bad experience with Dr. Harris. He is professional and personable. I hate hearing test but the Audiologist is always patient and compassionate.
Dr. Harris and his staff always provides 5 star service. Very attentive, listens to my concerns, answers questions. Excellent care.
Doctor was knowledgeable and and an excellent communicator.
Dr Harris listened to my symptoms and I finally feel confident in the DX and the care take plan.
Very good visit. Resolved any questions and addressed concerns.
All good
I am impressed by the quick response to my chart. Also, my doctor seems to know his area of medicine which is great! Currently, I am waiting for a procedure to be scheduled. Not sure how long that will take. And why it has already taken almost two weeks. Overall, I am happy with this medical practice and would recommend it.
The medical assistant who room me was extraordinary in her service. Dr. Harris listened well, explained and answered my questions completely, presented choices for further care, and showed compassion as he always does. Thank you
On a scale from 1 to 10, Dr Harris is a 100 plus. Just an amazing Dr, professional, caregiver, communicator, personable, listens, provides feedback, takes his time, I could go on, but I'm sure you get my message. No wonder it takes so long to get an appointment. Well worth the wait.
Thank you for taking excellent care of me.
Dr. Was well informed as to my condition and provided a good explanation. Very little wait time.
Dr Harris is a fine doctor. He is concerned about you.
Dr Harris has been a great ear Dr find for me in the area. He is thorough and takes the time to complete procedures very well.
Every person I had contact with today was very pleasant. This was the first time I went to see Dr. Harris and he was very professional and very thorough.
Dr. Harris was very professional, respectful, pleasant, and answered questions.
All went good
It was my first time seeing Dr Harris. He was very polite and very professional with talking about my problem and suggestions regarding POC
Dr. Harris is so kind, so thorough, so well informed. He brings peace when he explains what is going on. His staff is equally kind! Great team !
Dr. Harris and the rest of the team are the ABSOLUTE best in my opinion and because of them I am living a much better life than before they took me on as a patient!!
All my questions and concerns were answered.
Dr Michael Harris is a great doctor and I would recommend him to others
Dr. Harris was exceptional. Very happy with my visit. Top notch!
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