This speciality deals with ear, nose and throat diseases, which includes most of the head and neck ailments. The department also has sophisticated audiology facilities.
The department is dedicated to expanding the frontiers of diagnosis, treatment and research of disorders of the ear, nose and sinuses , throat and the anterior skull base. Excellence is demonstrated daily through center's sophisticated use of flexible and rigid endoscopes, newly developed video camera system and fine binocular microscopes. With the help of world class equipment available in our outpatient department several procedures like endoscopic cauterization in epistaxis patient and biopsies of certain nose and throat lesions could be performed. Foreign body removal from these areas is also done.
Clinical objectives are attained through close collaboration with the specialties of neurology, neurosurgery, pulmonology, radiology, anesthesia, internal medicine, allergy, radiotherapy, oncology, and immunology.
Special procedures carried out include:
- Laryngotracheal reconstructions
- Pediatric sinus surgery
- Placement of tympanostomy tubes
- Removal of tumors of the ear