"Otology, diseases of the ear" is the field of normal and pathological anatomy and physiology of the ear (hearing and vestibular sensory systems and related structures and functions) as well as their diseases, diagnosis and treatment.
surgery of the middle ear and mastoid related to chronic otitis media, such as tympanoplasty, or ear drum surgery, ossiculoplasty, or surgery of the hearing bones, and mastoidectomy are a few themes of "Otology, diseases of the ear".
A few notable experts of "Otology, diseases of the ear" include Pappas, Dennis G,.
Why study "Otology, diseases of the ear"? defining the development and progression of otitis media.