Michael J. O’Leary, MD

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Dr. Michael O’Leary was named a “2018 — Top Doctor” in the annualĀ San Diego Magazine “Physicians of Exceptional Excellence” survey.

Dr. O’Leary received his medical degree at Georgetown University. He served his internship and residency in Otolaryngology at the Naval Hospital San Diego. He went on to complete his fellowship in Neurotology/Skull Base Surgery at the prestigious House Ear Clinic. At the Washington University, he then finished a year of training in Microvascular Surgery.

Dr. O’Leary’s specialty is in diseases of the ear and balance. He is a recognized nation wide as a leader in the development of minimally invasive techniques such as the endoscopic removal of pituitary tumors. Dr. O’Leary is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery with the Uniformed Services University of Health Science.

Dr. O’Leary has 30 years of medical experience, and he is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery. He is currently welcoming new patients.


House Ear Clinic, Neurotology/Skull Base Surger Fellowship

Washington University, Microvascular Surgery

Naval Hospital San Diego, Otolaryngology Residency

Naval Hospital San Diego, Internship

Georgetown University, School of Medicine, MD - 1980

Hospital Affiliations

Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Board Certifications

American Board of Otolaryngology

Memberships & Associations

American Academy of Otolaryngology

San Diego Society of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery

Society of Military Otolaryngologists

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