Mount Sinai Human Balance Laboratory

Treatments and testing available

  • MdDS Treatment: Treatment lasts four days, typically Monday through Thursday. The duration of each treatment session varies from 10 minutes to 3 hours depending on the patient’s symptoms. To arrange an appointment, please contact Ms. Erin Oh at (212) 241-6435.
  • Motion Sickness: If you have severe motion sickness (but do not have MdDS), and cannot ride the bus, train, plane, or be a passenger in a car, you may need Motion Sickness treatment. Treatment lasts two weeks (two 20 min sessions a day). To schedule an appointment, please contact Dr. Dai first (mingjia.dai@mssm.edu).
  • VNG Testing: We provide general VideoNystagmoGraphy (VNG) testing, which includes rotational, pursuit, saccades, visual suppression, and caloric tests. To make an appointment, please contact Ms. Erin Oh at (212) 241-6435.
  • BPPV Treatment: We provide treatment for Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV), one of the most common cases of vertigo. To arrange an appointment, please contact Ms. Erin Oh at (212) 241-6435.