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Caring for Your Ears, Nose, and Throat

Otolaryngology is the oldest medical specialty in the United States. Otolaryngologists are physicians trained in the medical and surgical management and treatment of patients with diseases and disorders of the ear, nose, throat (ENT), and related structures of the head and neck. They are commonly referred to as ENT physicians.

At Rochester Regional Health, our ENT specialists diagnose and manage diseases of the sinuses, larynx (voice box), oral cavity, and upper pharynx (mouth and throat), as well as structures of the neck and face. Otolaryngologists diagnose, treat and manage specialty-specific disorders as well as many primary problems in both children and adults.

Services ENTs Provide

Although many of us think of hearing loss, sinus problems, or ear infections when we think of otolaryngology, it encompasses much more.  Otolaryngology and its allied services provide care for a wide range of disorders, including:

  • Hearing
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Ear Tube Surgery
  • Pediatric Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
  • Ear Surgery

Otolaryngologists also manage the treatment of head and neck cancers, as well as perform reconstructive and cosmetic plastic surgery. Meet our ENTs at Finger Lakes ENT, Lakeside ENT and Allergy and Rochester General Otolaryngology