St Philip’s Hospital is fully equipped to carry out ear, nose and throat (ENT) examinations and ENT operations.
ENT specialists are doctors who have specialized training in the medical and surgical treatment of the head and neck. ( ENT stands for Ear Nose & Throat).
ENT specialists are trained to treat infectious diseases, tumours (both benign and malignant), facial trauma, and deformities of the face. They provide medical and surgical treatment of hearing disorders, ear infections, balance disorders, facial nerve or cranial nerve disorders, as well as management of certain congenital birth disorders.
At St Philip’s our ENT specialists have expertise in diseases of the ear, nose and nasal passages, sinuses, larynx (voice box), oral cavity and upper pharynx (mouth and throat), as well as cancer of the head and neck.
They also specialize in the assessment of hearing loss and related problems, such as auditory processing, tinnitus (noise in the ears) and vertigo (balance).