Temporal Bone Dissection Course

Join us for a 2-day temporal bone drilling course featuring the House Institute faculty as lecturers and instructors. The House Institute and Advanced Bionics temporal bone dissection course is designed for the resident or physician looking to advance or update their knowledge and practical skills in temporal bone dissection and surgery. The course includes lectures in otology, neurotology, skull base surgery, and hands-on dissections that aim to improve surgical skills.

Date & Time  

April 22-23, 2022


Registration Fee: $1000 USD

The registration fee includes breakfast, lunch, course materials, and use of laboratory equipment and supplies. Two fresh cadaveric temporal bones will be provided for each participant.

Topics Presented  

  • Middle ear and stapes surgery
  • Mastoidectomy, facial recess
  • Facial nerve decompression
  • Jugular bulb/carotid artery anatomy

Procedures Demonstrated  

  • Translabyrinthine approach
  • Middle fossa approach
  • Retrosigmoid approach

Course Faculty   

Course Location & Maps

Advanced Bionics 28515 Westinghouse Pl, Valencia, CA 91355

Travel & Accommodations  


  • 25 miles to Hollywood Burbank Airport
  • 40 miles from Los Angeles International Airport
  • 60 miles from Long Beach Airport


Here are a couple accommodations within walking distance of the course: