What is an ENT Surgeon

What is an ENT surgeon?

An ENT physician is a medical specialist who is concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the head and neck, including particularly the ears, nose, and throat. ENT doctors are also called otorhinolaryngologists.

What we do

Among the conditions that ENT doctors can address are:
• Sinusitis
• Allergies
• Nose infections and injuries
• Ear infections
• Hearing loss and tinnitus
• Vertigo and dizziness
• Sleep disorders including sleep apnoea
• Head and neck pain
• Speech and swallowing disorders
• Tonsillitis

ENT doctors can specifically perform these types of procedures:
• Sinus surgery
• Nose surgery like straightening the septum
• Snoring/sleep disorder surgery
• Corrective breathing surgery
• Tonsil and adenoid removal
• Insertion of grommets
• Surgery to ears to improve hearing, close eardrum perforations