Otolaryngology, the abbreviation of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, is a medical speciality that specialises in the study and treatment of ears, nose, throat, head and neck diseases. In general, this speciality covers the diseases of the body parts above the neck other than the brain, teeth, eyes and cervical spine, including the diseases of ears, nose and throat.
Common ENT diseases are as follows:
- Otology and Neuroethology: tinnitus, deafness, otitis media, otitis externa, vertigo, facial nerve palsy, Meniere's disease, etc.
- Rhinology: nosebleeds, acute/chronic sinusitis, acute/chronic rhinitis, turbinate hypertrophy, nasopharyngeal carcinoma, etc.
- Throat Department: upper respiratory tract infections, oral ulcers, tonsillitis, pharyngitis, vocal cord nodules, etc.
- Others: lymphadenopathy, parotid gland tumour, allergic rhinitis in children, foreign body airway obstruction, etc.
Quality HealthCare’s experienced specialists in Otolaryngology are devoted to providing Otolaryngology specialist services to the public, including diagnosis of ENT diseases, such as hearing test, assessment and treatment of tinnitus, allergic rhinitis test and nasal endoscopy, as well as appropriate treatments and rehabilitation services.