Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT)

Otolaryngologists, or Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) specialists, are trained in diagnosing and managing diseases of the sinuses, larynx (voice box), oral cavity, and upper pharynx (mouth and throat), as well as structures of the neck and face. These specialists are often recommended after initial consultation with an internist, general practitioner or pediatrician.

Common ENT problems in children include:

  • Acute otitis media
  • Tonsillopharyngitis
  • Sore throat
  • Adenoid disorders
  • Epistaxis
  • Nasal congestion and rhinorrhea
  • Sinusitis
  • Ear foreign bodies
  • Nasal foreign bodies