Mickie J Hamiter MD

Mickie J. Hamiter, M.D. is an Otologist, Neurotologist, and Skull Based Surgeon in Tampa, FL.

Mickie J. Hamiter, MD graduated in 2013 from Louisiana State University Health Shreveport School of Medicine. He was elected a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, a national organization of outstanding medical school students.

Dr. Hamiter completed post-graduate residency training in Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery at Louisiana State University Health Shreveport. He is Board Certified in Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery.

After residency training, Dr. Hamiter served as faculty at LSU Health Shreveport for 4 years. During this time, he was the associate otolaryngology residency program director and responsible for creating the educational curriculum for the ENT resident trainees. He then decided to pursue further training in Otology/Neurotology.

Dr. Hamiter is currently completing a two-year fellowship in Otology, Neurotology and Skullbase surgery at New York Presbyterian- Columbia/Cornell program in New York City. Dr. Hamiter will join the Tampa Bay Hearing and Balance Center August 2024.


  • Fellowship: New York-Presbyterian Hospital Columbia University/Weill Cornell, Otology/Neurotology, New York, NY, July 2022-June 2024
  • Residency: Louisiana State University Health Shreveport, Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, July 2013-June 2018
  • M.D. Louisiana State University Health Shreveport School of Medicine: August 2008 – May 2013
  • Undergraduate: Louisiana State University in Shreveport, Major – Biology, Cum Laude Sept. 2004 – May 2009

Board Certification

  • American Board of Otolaryngology – Otolaryngology (2019)

Professional Societies

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology –Head and Neck Surgery
  • American Neurotology Society

Honors and Awards

  • Medical School: Elected to Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • Undergraduate: Elected to the Phi Kappa Phi Society Honor Society
  • Combined Otolaryngology Society Meeting National Resident Quiz Bowl Finalist
  • LSU Health Shreveport ENT Department 2nd Place Resident Research Award


  • Hamiter, M, Armorosa, V, Belden, K, Gidley, P, Mohan, S, Perry, B, Kim, H. “Skull Base Osteomyelitis: Historical Perspective, Diagnosis and Management Update.” Otolaryngologic clinics of North America vol. 56,5 (2023): 987-1001. doi:10.1016/j.otc.2023.06.004
  • Alter IL, Hamiter M, Lalwani AK. Is Hyperbaric Oxygen Effective in the Treatment of Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss?. Laryngoscope. Published online September 2, 2023. doi:10.1002/lary.31002
  • Holmes, S, Geimadi, A, Mamilly, A, Hamiter, M, Cuellar, H, Mankekar, M. Quantitative Analysis of Tegmen Bone Mineral Density in Obese and Non-Obese Patients. J Laryngol Otol. 2021 Oct 1:1-6. doi: 10.1017/S0022215121002711
  • Holmes, S, Hamiter, M, Berry, C, Mankekar, G. Tissue Preservation Techniques for Bone-Anchored Hearing Aid Surgery. Otology & Neurotology. E-pub Ahead of print, April 2021
  • Khandelwal, A, Greer, A, Hamiter, M, Fermin, J, McMullen, T, Moore-Medlin, T, Yin, H, Flores, J, Mills, G, Nathan, C. Comparing Cell-Free Circulating Tumor DNA Mutational Profiles of Responders and Non-responders in Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Patients (OPSCC). Laryngoscopy Investigative Otolaryngology Volume 5, Issue 5, 868-878 Oct 2020
  • Knowles K, Hamiter M, Nathan CO, Herrera GA. Biphenotypic Sinonasal Sarcoma Successfully Treated with Complete Excision and Facial Reconstruction with Flap: Case Report and Review of Literature. American Journal of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery Volume 2, Issue 9, Article 1074. November 2019
  • Hamiter,M, Manzi,B, Gungor,A. Needle Aspiration as Primary Surgical Treatment of Pediatric Deep Neck Space Abscesses. American Journal of Otolaryngology. Volume 40 Issue 6, Sept 2019.
  • Lele, S, Hamiter, M, Fourrier,T, Nathan,C. Sialendoscopy With Intraductal Steroid Irrigation in Patients With Sialadenitis Without Sialoliths. Ear, Nose, and Throat Journal Volume 98(5), 291-294. June 2019
  • Hamiter M, Asarkar A, Rogers D, Moore-Medlin T, McClure G, Ma X, Vanchiere J, Nathan C. A pilot Study of Merkel Cell Polyomavirus in Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Tongue. Oral Oncology, Volume 74, 111 – 114. Nov 2017
  • Master A, Hamiter M, Cosetti M. Defining the Limits of Endoscopic Access to Internal Auditory Canal. Journal of International Advanced Otology. Volume 12, Issue 3, 298-302, Dec 2016

Academic Courses

  • Temporal Bone Dissection Course. University of Michigan. Ann Arbor, MI, May 2022
  • Advanced Surgical Techniques for OSA and Snoring, Hand-on Cadaver Course/Physician Workshop. St. Louis, MO Oct 2019
  • Inspire Upper Airway Stimulation Commercial Center Implant Training. Baylor Medical Center. Dallas, TX Sept 2019
  • Rhinology and Skullbase Cadaveric Resident Dissection Course at LSU Health Shreveport. (Course Director) July 2019
  • Society of University Otolaryngologist Head and Neck Surgeons/AADO/OPDP Meeting. Academic Otolaryngology Across the Career Continuum: Managing Transitions. Washington, D.C. Nov 2018
  • Temporal Bone and Skull Base Surgical Workshop. Salt Lake City, UT, Nov 2017
  • American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy Basic Course in Allergy and Immunology. Dallas, TX, Feb 2017
  • AO Principals of Operative Treatment of Craniomaxillofacial Trauma and Reconstruction, Hollywood, CA, December 2016
  • Temporal Bone Dissection Course. University of Texas Southwestern. Dallas, TX, October 2016

Educational Contributions

  • Associate Program Director Otolaryngology Residency LSU Health Shreveport Jul 2018-July 2021
  • Facilitated Learning Group Leader at LSU Health Shreveport School of Medicine (2019-2021)
  • Medstar ORL Emergency Bootcamp Simulation Course. (Clinical Instructor) Baltimore, MD, July 2019
  • Merck Manual Author/Editor Inner Ear Disorders Chapter (Feb 2023-Present)
  • Columbia University Endoscopic Course. (Clinical Instructor) New York, NY June 2nd 2023
  • Osler Institute ENT Board Review Lecturer Sept 2023 Cochlear Implants Skullbase Surgery

Scientific Presentations

  • LSU Health Shreveport Medical School- Head and Neck Course Lectures
    Diseases of Paranasal Sinuses (2019)
    Inner Ear Hearing and Balance (2019, 2020, 2021)
  • Weill Cornell Medicine Grand Rounds- Glomus Tumors of the Temporal Bone (Oct 2022)
  • Weill Cornell/Columbia University Otolaryngology Update in NYC speaker (Nov 2022)
    Vestibular Migraine
  • Columbia University Grand Rounds- Skullbase Osteomyelitis (Dec 2022)
  • Rutgers Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Alumni Day Symposium Updates in General Otolaryngology- (June 2023)
    Evolving Treatment in Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Imaging Modality and Outcomes in Patients with Skull Base Osteomyelitis. North American Skullbase Society Meeting, Atlanta, GA, (Feb 2024)