An Otolaryngologist is a physicians trained in the management and treatment of patients with diseases and disorders of the ear, nose, throat (ENT) He is also trained in the diagnosis and treatment of related disorders head and neck including head and neck surgery, thyroid surgery, facial plastic surgery and trauma. Our New Jersey ENT specialists provide a comprehensive array expertise in the medical treatment of a wide variety of ear, nose, throat and sleep disorders in both adult and pediatric patients. They are especially skilled include diagnosing and managing diseases of the sinuses, larynx (voice box), oral cavity, and upper pharynx (mouth and throat), as well as cancers the neck and face.
The unequivocal domain of otolaryngologists is the treatment of all ear disorders. They are trained in both the medical and surgical treatment of hearing, ear infections, earwax, earache and ear pain (otalgia), hearing and balance disorders, tinnitus (ear noise) and lop ear (ear plastic surgery).
More and more Americans develop chronic sinus disease, sinusitis and rhinosinusitis each year, making them some of the most common health complaints in America. Stuffy nose, headaches, post nasal drip, nose bleeds, and the care of nosebleeds and these other complaints are most of the primary skills of otolaryngologists. Management of the nasal area includes allergies and sense of smell. Breathing through, and the appearance of, the nose are also part of otolaryngologists' expertise.
Let’s suffice it to say but most of us love eating and talking. Well, the ENT doctor has become the keeper of our throats as well. We managing diseases of the larynx (voice box) and the upper aero-digestive tract or esophagus, including voice and swallowing disorders.
The Head and Neck
Some Otolaryngoists and ENT doctors have done specialized training to adeptly manage disorders of the structures of the head and neck. At our center we have specially trained ENT Doctors who are experts at the medical and surgical management of thyroid and parathyroid disorders, as well as head and neck and mouth cancers. We have one of the few physicians trained and certified in robotic thyroid surgery in New Jersey.