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What is Otolaryngology?
Otolaryngology is an ear-, nose-and throat-centered medical specialty. It is also called otolaryngology head and neck operations as medical and chirurgical experts are educated.
An otolaryngologist is commonly referred to as a physician in the ear, nose and throat, or an ENT for short.
According to the Otorhinolaryngology Journal it dates to the 19th century, when physicians acknowledged that a series of interconnected structures had been present in the head and neck.
Doctors created methods and instruments to analyze and treat head and neck issues, which ultimately formed a medical specialty. It is the oldest medical specialty in the Indian country, according to the India Academy of Otolaryngology.
Otolaryngologists vary from many physicians by being competent to conduct many kinds of operations in sensitive and complicated head and neck tissues.
What do Otolaryngologists Treat?
Ear: Otolaryngologists are trained to treat hearing loss, ear diseases, equilibrium disorders, ear noise, nerve suffering, facial and cranial nerve disorders in medical and surgical therapy.
They handle also congenital (born) external and inner ear illnesses.
Nose: nasal cavity and sinus care is one of the otolaryngologists ‘ most important abilities. Allergies, sinusitis, smell, polyps and nasal obstructiveness caused by a deviated septum diagnostic, control and treatment by the otolaryngologist. The nose appearance (rhinoplasty surgery) can be corrected too.
Throat: Otolaryngologists have expertise in managing larynx diseases, including speech and swallowing disorders, as well as in the aerospace or the upper aerospace.
Head / Neck: Otolaryngologists, who treat both benign and malignant tumors, facial trauma and deformities, are taught in the head / Neck region to treat infectious diseases. Both cosmetic plastic and reconstructive operations are performed.
What Does an Otolaryngologist Do?
Pediatric ears, nose or throat problems
Head and neck Maxillofacial trauma medical and surgical Tonsils and Adenoid
Head & Neck Oncology
All head and neck cancer multidisciplinary treatment
Thyroid disease is benign and malignant
Care of all benign head and neck masses
Previous and Lateral Surgery Skull Base
Diagnosis of endoscopic and laryngeal videoscopic head and neck cancer
Extensive use of laser malignancies in the head and neck
Treatment of skin melanoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and basal cell carcinoma
Reconstruction of Free Tissue Microvascular
Thyroid and Parathyroid Medical and Surgical Treatment
Disorders of Voice / Swallowing
Diagnosis of voice disorders and therapy of vocal cord paralysis.
Speech and swallowing refurbishment
Endoscopic and Open Surgical treatments of Zenker Diverticulum
Electromyographic (EMG) Larynx BOTOX therapy.
Plastic facial and the reconstructive surgery
Cosmetic and plastic facial operation
Reconstructive post-trauma operation
Skin cancer diagnosis and therapy
Restructuring of microvascular tissue free transfer
Sleep and Snoring Disorders
Sleep-disordered breathing and snoring diagnosis and therapy
Somnoplasty / coblation radiofrequency ablation of issue sleep fields
Sleep apnea non-chirurgical treatment including CPAP / BIPAP and dental equipment.
Snoring and sleep apnea multi-level surgical treatment
Rhinology / Nasal and Sinus Surgery
Nasal and sinus disease diagnosis and therapy
Surgery Chronic sinusitis treatment including sinus endoscopic operations
All forms of nasal obstruction medical and surgical therapy
Diagnosis and therapy of all benign and malignant nose and sinus tumors
Minimally invasive orbit, anterior skull base and hypophyseal gland approaches
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