Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT)

What is ENT?

Ears, Nose, and Throat which is commonly known as ENT, or Otorhinolaryngology, is a sub-specialty within medicine that handles diseases and conditions concerning the ear, nose, and throat, and other related structures of the head and neck.

Our Department

Whether you’re battling a balance disorder, having trouble hearing or suffering from seasonal allergies, the ENT specialists at Saint Camillus Medical Center will help you diagnose your condition and provide the treatment so you can feel better. Our department is composed of highly competent ENT specialists who have had extensive experience and training both in local and international training centers. The department is also armed with state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic equipment for managing various ear, nose, and throat conditions.

Who would see an ENT Specialist?

Anyone who has concerns about their ears, nose, throat and other related structures of the head or neck can visit the ENT Department. Some cases that have been brought to the department include:

  • Ear Problems

Dizziness and balance, Acoustic Neuromas, earwax build-ups, infections, Otosclerosis, hearing problems, Tinnitus, glue ear, hearing loss

  • Nose Problems

Sinus problems, blocked or runny noses, frequent nosebleeds, snoring, allergic rhinitis nasal polyps, and smell problems

  • Throat Discomfort / Issues

Tonsillitis, voice problems, swallowing difficulties, laryngitis, lump in the neck, hoarseness of voice, sore throat

  • Head and Neck Issues

Head and neck cancers, thyroid and parathyroid inflammation, burns in the head and neck area

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What are the services offered?

For the ear (Otology):

  • Management and treatment of all hearing and ear problems
  • Hearing evaluation and rehabilitation
  • Dizziness and vertigo evaluation and treatment
  • Ear surgeries
  • Balance test
  • Counseling for patients with hearing problems such as tinnitus and hearing loss

For the nasal cavity and sinuses (Rhinology):

  • Management and treatment of all nasal cavity and sinus problems
  • Nasal allergy management
  • Diagnosis and treatment for nasal tumors
  • Smell and taste evaluation and rehabilitation
  • Nasal cavity and sinus surgeries

For the larynx or voice box (Laryngology):

  • Diagnosis and management of all kinds of voice box problems
  • Laser surgery for tumors (benign and malignant)
  • Laryngeal procedures
  • Surgery for voice disorders
  • Voice restoration
  • Voice rehabilitation

Head and Neck

  • Evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of various kinds of head and neck issues
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Diagnosis and management of cancers in the head and neck
  • Maxillary/mandibular surgeries
  • Parotid surgery

Reconstructive Surgeries

  • Facial reconstructive surgery
  • Nasal reconstruction
  • Otoplasty/ Ear reconstruction