The Department of ENT and Head & neck surgery, at Aster Whitefield Hospital, specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders related to the ear, nose, and throat. Our team of highly skilled and experienced doctors and healthcare professionals provides comprehensive care for patients of all ages, from newborns to the elderly.
At Aster Whitefield Hospital, we believe in providing patient-centric care that is tailored to everyone’s needs. We understand that every patient is unique, and we take the time to listen to your concerns, answer your questions, and develop a personalized treatment plan that is right for you.
We use the latest technology and techniques to ensure the highest level of care. We combine expertise with state-of-the-art technology to deliver exceptional patient care and improve the quality of life for individuals of all ages.
Our team works closely with other specialists to provide a multidisciplinary approach to care, including audiology, speech therapy, allergy and immunology, and oncology.
Our goal is to help you achieve optimal health and quality of life. Whether you need a routine check-up or have a complex medical condition, our team provides compassionate care and exceptional service.
Treatments and services offered at Aster Whitefield Hospital majorly include:
ENT (Ear, Nose, and Throat) specialty, also known as otorhinolaryngology, provides a range of medical and surgical services related to the ear, nose, throat, head, and neck.
We have some of the best specialty doctors from around the world, they bring years of experience and offer evidence-based treatment to ensure the best care for you.
1. Diagnosis and Treatment of Ear Conditions:
Hearing loss evaluation and management
Tinnitus (ringing in the ears) evaluation and treatment
Ear infections and inflammation treatment
Ear wax removal
Balance and vestibular disorder assessment
2. Diagnosis and Treatment of Nose and Sinus Conditions:
Evaluation and management of nasal congestion and blockage
Sinusitis (sinus infections) diagnosis and treatment
Nasal polyps evaluation and treatment
Deviated septum evaluation and surgical correction
3. Diagnosis and Treatment of Throat and Voice Disorders:
Evaluation and treatment of sore throat and tonsillitis
Diagnosis and management of voice disorders
Treatment of swallowing difficulties and throat pain
Evaluation and management of chronic cough
4. Head and Neck Surgery:
Removal of tonsils and adenoids
Surgical treatment for sleep apnoea
Thyroid and parathyroid surgery
Removal of head and neck tumours
Facial reconstructive surgery
5. Allergy and Immunotherapy:
Allergy testing for environmental and food allergies
Immunotherapy (allergy shots) for desensitization
6. Paediatric ENT Services:
Evaluation and management of ear infections, tonsillitis, and adenoid problems in children
Treatment of congenital abnormalities
Surgical interventions for paediatric ENT conditions
7. Audiology and Speech Therapy Services:
Comprehensive hearing evaluations
Hearing aid evaluations, fitting, and adjustments
Cochlear implant evaluation and programming
Auditory processing disorder evaluation.
Our Facility Can Help You With
- ENT Consultation
- Nasal Endoscopy
- Flexible Laryngo Bronchoscopy
- Examination Under Microscope
- Routine ENT Surgeries
- Endoscopic and Microscopic Ear Surgeries
- Endo laryngeal and Microlaryngeal Surgery
- Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
- Endoscopic skull base surgery
- Head & Neck surgeries
- Cochlear Implant Surgery
- Sleep apnoea-related surgeries
- Audiology services
- Speech and Language Therapy (SALT)
- Speciality Clinics- Allergy & Sinus, Vertigo, Speech & Swallowing, Smell & Taste, Head & Neck, Skullbase Conditions Clinic.
Want to find out more about the treatment? The answer to your questions can be found below.
An ENT doctor, also known as an otolaryngologist, is a medical specialist who diagnoses and treats conditions of the ear, nose, and throat, as well as related structures in the head and neck.
ENT doctors may perform a variety of tests and procedures, including hearing tests, allergy testing, endoscopy, biopsies, and surgical procedures such as tonsillectomies, adenoidectomies, and sinus surgeries.
The symptoms of ENT (Ear, Nose, and Throat) problems can vary depending on the specific condition. Here are some common symptoms that may indicate an ENT problem:
- Ear problems:
- Ear pain
- Hearing loss
- Ringing in the ears (tinnitus)
- Discharge from the ear
- Vertigo or dizziness
- Nose problems:
- Nasal congestion
- Runny nose
- Post-nasal drip
- Loss of sense of smell or taste
- Throat problems:
- Sore throat
- Difficulty swallowing
- Hoarseness or voice changes
- Throat clearing
- Chronic cough
- Head and neck problems:
- Facial pain or pressure
- Swollen lymph nodes
- Skin lesions or growths
- Difficulty opening the mouth or swallowing
- If you experience any of these symptoms, it is important to consult an ENT doctor for a proper diagnosis and treatment plan.
The length of your appointment will depend on the reason for your visit and the tests or procedures that need to be performed. Some appointments may be as short as 15-20 minutes, while others may last an hour or longer.
ENT doctors treat a wide range of conditions, including ear infections, hearing loss, tinnitus, sinus infections, allergies, throat infections, tonsillitis, voice disorders, sleep apnea, and head and neck cancers.
You should see an ENT doctor if you have any symptoms related to the ear, nose, or throat, such as chronic sinus infections, hearing loss, or throat pain. You should also see an ENT doctor if you have a family history of head and neck cancer.
You should bring your insurance card, a list of your current medications, and any relevant medical records or test results. You may also want to bring a list of questions to ask the doctor.