The Department of ENT and Head and Neck Surgery at Citizens Specialty Hospital offers comprehensive services related to the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases related to the ear, nose, and throat, as well as neck and head disorders. In addition, the doctors at the department provide evidence-based therapies for managing balance problems, speech problems, head and neck cancer, sleep disorders, and swallowing problems. The department also offers surgical intervention for various hearing disorders, including the implantation of hearing aids. The department implements a multidisciplinary approach and collaborates with other departments, such as oncology, general surgery, neurosurgery, and plastic surgery.
We are equipped with advanced gadgets such as CO2 laser, microdebrider, and nerve monitors to perform advanced procedures like robotic surgeries with navigation by DaVinci Robot, ablation, balloon sinuplasty, and airway balloon dilators.
We collaborate with neurosurgeons in complicated skull base procedures and plastic surgeons in complex reconstruction procedures of the head and neck.
ENT surgeries are performed to treat disorders related to the ear, nose, and throat. Several surgeries use minimally invasive procedures, resulting in minimal complications and a fast recovery. These...
Tumors in the head and neck region occur due to uncontrolled cell division. Surgery is considered the preferred treatment for a tumor limited to the head and neck. If the tumor spreads to other...
Obstructive sleep apnea is a common sleep-associated respiratory disorder. It occurs due to the intermittent relaxation of the throat muscles that block the airway during sleep. Sleep apnea symptoms...
Skull-based surgeries are specialized surgeries performed to remove the benign or cancerous tumors present at the base of the skull or the few vertebrae in the upper spinal region. The surgeries can...
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The throat is the front part of the neck that includes the pharynx and larynx. It is necessary to take adequate care of the throat as it allows food delivery from the mouth to the stomach. It also helps transport air from the mouth and nose to the trachea via the larynx. Further, it also helps in speaking. The Epiglottis in the neck ensures that the food does not enter the respiratory system. Several diseases, such as chronic cough, sore throat, cancer, and Sjogren’s syndrome, affect the throat. Patients must consult the doctor if they experience any symptoms of a throat infection.
Some of the measures that help maintain ear health are:
Swallowing is a process that involves several muscles and nerves. Any condition that affects the working of nerves or muscles results in difficulty swallowing, or dysphagia. Several conditions may cause swallowing problems. Some of them are: