What is ENT?
The name of our specialty comes from Oto : ear, Rhino : nose, Larynx : throat. An
is a doctor who specializes in treatment of abnormalities of Ear, Nose, Throat and Head /Neck region.
What do we do?
We treat diseases of the Ear, Nose, Throat, Head and Neck. This includes infections, tumours as well as providing rehabilitation for hearing loss, balance, speech and swallowing disorders. This field is challenging because head and neck is a very complex area of the body containing important vessels, nerves and glands controlling the rest of the body. A head and neck surgeon can provide treatment for disorders of mouth, throat, thyroid, salivary glands, windpipe, food pipe as well.