Otorhinolaryngology is the medical specialty that deals with diseases of the Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) and related areas of the head and neck. ENT specialists play a significant role in treating infections and diseases of ear nose or throat and in the management of Benign and Malignant tumours of the head and neck.
Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital has facilities to manage all diseases related to ENT, and we excel in these Sub Specialities:
Subspecialities of ent
Otology : Deals with diseases of the ear, including external middle and inner ear. For eg: tympanoplasty( repair of ear drum perforations),ossiculoplasty (for conductive hearing loss), mastoidectomy for cholestoma , cochlear implants ( for severe sensory neural hearing loss),
Rhinology : Deals with diseases of the nose and sinus problems, including FESS (endoscopic sinus surgery), septoplasty( correction of the DNS) Rhino plasty ( cosmetic correction of the nose)
Laryngology : Deals with the diseases of the voice box, changes / hoarseness of voice, cancer of the larynx,
Dysphagia : Swallowing difficultieswhich may be caused by head and neck tumour surgery and all other neurological causes.
Vertigoclinic : Deals with all kinds of conditions which affect the balance, causes dizziness and results in impaired quality of life.
Snoring & Sleep Apnoea : Snoring is not just a social taboo. It can be related to sleep apnoea which can lead to serious health issues.
PaediatricENT : Diseases of ear, nose and throat of children of all ages like tonsillitis, adenoiditis, glue ear, snoring and sleep apnoea. Breathing difficulties of children and airway problems as laryngomalacia, sub glottic stenosis.
Skull Base Surgery : Deals with tumors of the skull base. It is a highly specialized branch where a team of otorhinologist (ENT surgeon) and Neuro surgeon manage diseases of the skull base like acoustic neuroma, pituitary tumours, the approaches are endoscopically through the nose.