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To our valued patients,

The Paparella Ear Head & Neck Institute is working to ensure the safety of all of our patients and employees regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19).

To continue to serve patients safely and support the healthcare community as a whole, the clinic hours at this time are: Tuesday and Thursday 10:00am – 4:00pm and Friday 8:00am – 2:00pm.

Currently, we are seeing only URGENT patients. Please call us at 612-339-2836 to help determine the urgency of your need. For non-essential visits, we are scheduling Telehealth phone visits, and in the future Telehealth video visits. Medicare is currently approving this appointment option. If you have a different insurance plan, please check with your insurance provider to determine if Telehealth is a covered benefit.  

For patients keeping urgent appointments, we are taking additional precautions in our clinic to ensure your safety. When you come into your appointment, bring only ONE (1) significant other and no children unless your child is the patient or if a language interpreter is necessary. 

Patients will not be scheduled if they have:  

  • Cold or flu-like symptoms (including a fever greater than 100.4, cough, difficulty breathing, body aches, and fatigue) in the past two weeks.
  • Recent contact with somebody who has been diagnosed or suspected of having COVID-19.
  • Traveled within or to countries that have widespread, ongoing transmission in the past as advised by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 

Please reach out to us at 612-339-2836 if you have any other questions or concerns about your care and appointment needs.

Further information can be found on the Minnesota Department of Health website.
Wishing you continued health,

Physicians, audiologists and staff
Paparella Ear Head & Neck Institute
701 25th Avenue South, Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN 55464


To our valued patients,

Our doctors and staff continue with our concerns and prayers for your health and safety under the scourge of COVID-19 virus. At the same time, we can still help you via Telehealth phone appointments. To reach our scheduling staff, please call 612-339-2836.

If you are interested, Dr. Michael Paparella, our founder, recently published an autobiography including his remarkable personal and professional history entitled, Just Another Immigrant's Son.

Just Another Immigrant's Son, a new book written by Dr. Michael Paparella.

If it available through Amazon, Barnes and Noble and Itasca Books. All proceeds will go to ear Otopathology) research at the University of Minnesota, and are therefore deductible.

See Dr. Paparella discuss the University's research and his new book on Channel 5 Eyewitness News, originally aired Sunday, May 3.

Dr. Michael Paparella appearing on Channel 5 Eyewitness News.

To your continued good health.

Thank you.

Providers and staff
Paparella Ear Head & Neck Institute

Experience You Can Trust
Paparella Ear, Head & Neck Institute offers screening, diagnostics, surgery and audiology for adults and children – comprehensive hearing care for the entire family.

Founded by Dr. Michael Paparella over twenty years ago, the practice has earned a reputation as one of the most innovative and compassionate ENT practices in the Twin Cities and Upper Midwest. Our board certified and fellowship-trained physicians, and our entire clinical staff, pride themselves on offering the most comprehensive care in a thoughtful and caring manner.

Using the latest medical knowledge and equipment, we provide practical solutions and thoughtful, caring advice. Each patient's needs benefit from our continuing commitment to providing special care to people with specialized needs.

A Reputation Admired Around the World

Our practice has earned an international reputation for the treatment of ear conditions and is devoted to patient care, education and research. Our clinical and laboratory fellowship programs draw clinicians from across the globe to study at the Institute.

Advancing Clinical Practice Through Science

Not only is Paparella Ear, Head & Neck Institute respected for its clinical practice, but also for its contributions to research at the Otopathology Laboratory at the University of Minnesota, advancing treatment through innovation, and work through our charitable arm, The International Hearing Foundation.







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Minneapolis, MN 55454
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