Department Head and Neck Institute
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

Appointment:
216.444.6691
Desk:
216.445.8520
Fax:
216.444.0187
Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Audiologic Evaluation
  • Audiology
  • Auditory Electrodiagnostics
  • Canalith Repositioning for BPPV
  • Evidence-based Medicine
  • Evoked Potential Tests
  • Videonystagmography
  • Virtual Visits
View all 8 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Balance Disorders
  • Dizziness
  • Imbalance
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibular Disorders
View all 5 Specialties +
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Biography

About Julie Honaker, PhD

Julie Honaker, PhD, CCC-A is currently the Director of the Vestibular and Balance Disorders Program within the Head and Neck Institute. Dr. Honaker is an audiologist specializing in state-of-the-art assessment and management planning for all patients with dizziness, imbalance and falling risk concerns.  In addition to patient care, she engages in clinical research pertaining to patients across the lifespan with vestibular disorders, with an emphasis on risk of falling assessment and prevention. Dr. Honaker completed her PhD at the University of Cincinnati in 2006, and her post-doctoral fellowship at the Mayo Clinic – Rochester in 2009.
Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2016

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Mayo Clinic
Vestibular Sciences
Rochester, MN USA
2009

Graduate School - University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH USA
2006

Undergraduate - University of Cincinnati
MA
Cincinnati, OH USA
2001

Internship - University of Cincinnati
Externshiop Audiology (see comments)
Cincinnati, OH USA
2001

Undergraduate - University of Cincinnati
BA Arts
Cincinnati, OH USA
1999

Certifications

  • Audiology

Specialty Interests

Vestibular and Balance Disorders across the lifespan

Awards & Honors

  • American Speech-Language Hearing Association, Vice President for Academic Affairs in Audiology (2020-2022).
  • American Speech-Language Hearing Association, Editor’s Award
  • University of Cincinnati, College of Allied Health Sciences and Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders Distinguished Alumni Award
  • University of Nebraska – Lincoln, College of Education and Human Sciences, Emerging Scholar Research/Creative Activity Award
  • New Investigator Research Award- American Academy of Audiology and American Academy of Audiology Foundation
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 2/11/2019, Dr. Honaker has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

48 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Knows Medical History 4.2
Time Spent with Patient 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

6 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2019

Dr. Honaker facilitated my appointments and she was very attentive to my scheduling needs.

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2019

Dr. Honaker was exceptional in her concern for me and the care I was getting. I even communicated with her through My Chart many times and she was always prompt in her response and positive about my questions and treatment. Her caring and friendly personality was evident in all my interactions with her. She is truly an exceptional caregiver!

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2019

Dr. Honaker and her staff were very courteous and helpful. The Dr. explained everything so I could understand and I left my visit without any unanswered questions. I would recommend Dr. Honaker and the hospital to my family and friends.

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2019

Amazing doctor, great bedside manner

Reviewed on Jun 4, 2019

I was apprehensive about coming to the Clinic for an appointment, but Dr. Honaker's warmth and personable demeanor made me relax and made me very glad I had come. She showed compassion and interest in my problem and in solving it. I would highly recommend her to anyone.

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2019

Both Dr. Honaker & Dr. were showed extreme concern for my condition and listened intently to my questions and comments. Both showed compassion and understanding. They both helped my quite a lot.

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