ENT Department

ENT Department

The Department of ENT, Head & Neck surgery offers comprehensive services under one roof. The institute is equipped with modern and innovative technology to treat patients with all types of simple and complicated Ear, Nose, Throat, Head, Neck, and Skull Base problems.

The Department performs both basic and advanced nasal endoscopic surgeries. It also offers solutions in endoscopic and combined skull base surgeries, micro ear / micro laryngeal surgeries, nasal, laryngeal, esophageal endoscopies, and surgery for deafness.

Advanced Ear, Nose, Throat, Head & Neck Surgery at Ramadevi Hospital is one of the few hospitals in Southern India to offer Advanced Comprehensive Care, to provide training for personnel, and to conduct active research.

Professionals working here are trained in the best institutes of India and abroad and are resource persons in many national and international academic events. The TEAM SPIRIT - which is a tradition and strength of Ramadevi Hospital – is the driving force behind the bonding between the Institute of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery and other leading departments to form inter-disciplinary TASK FORCES to treat some of the most complicated problems. The advanced Intensive Care Units at Global Hospitals reinforce the management of such complicated problems.

The ENT Institute’s primary objectives include:

  • To provide the International standard quality of care to patients with simple as well as complicated ear, nose, and throat disorders

  • To provide the best possible education to trainees including medical and paramedical personnel

  • To involve in active research to find new insights into the pathophysiology and treatment of otolaryngological disease

  • To provide corporate care at affordable prices to economically weak population through community service activities

  • Treatments & Procedures

    The experience in diagnosing ENT conditions and providing accurate, tailored treatments allows the team to focus on improving the health of every patient. The physicians are highly specialized to treat a variety of medical and surgeries disorders.

    The patients are made to feel comfortable and delivery of care starts with the right diagnosis. The treatment moves forward with a customized treatment plan. Some of the services provided are

    • Ear Discharge

    • Hearing Loss

    • Giddiness

    • Congenital Deafness

    • Deaf Mutism

    • Nasal & Sinus allergies, Nasal polyps, Nose bleeds

    • Loss of smell

    • Severe Headache

    • Tumors of nose

    • Sinus growth

    • Cancer of nose / sinus, food pipe , voice box

    • Voice Disorders

    • Profersimal Voice problems

    • Growth in voice box

    • Snoring

  • Apart from the routine ENT Surgeries, the department also has expertise in the following:

    • Nasal septum, sinus

    • Tonsils and adenoids

    • Tongue tie

    • Otosclerosis

    • Myringotomy

    • Reconstructive Middle Ear Surgery

    • Surgery of the Facial Nerve

    • Congenital Ear Anomalies

    • Surgery for Snoring and Sleep Apnea

    • Thyroplasty

    • Septoplasty and Septorhinoplasty

    • Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

    • Head and Neck Cancer Surgeries

    • Revision Ear Surgeries

    • Laser Surgeries for Head and Neck Lesions

  • Advanced ‘coblation’ surgeries include:

    • Cochlear Implant

    • Laryngectomy

    • Phono surgery

  • The ENT institute offers treatment in hearing and balance, which includes:

    • Hearing evaluation for Adults

    • Hearing evaluation for Children

    • Special hearing tests for Children deaf since birth (BSERA, ASSR & OAE)

    • Middle ear pressure testing (Impedance)

    • Acoustic Reflex testing

    • Eustachian tube function testing

    • Testing for Balance disordersM

    • Implantation of Bone Anchored Hearing aids and Middle Ear Implantable hearing aids

  • The ENT Institute’s Neurotology unit to treats:

    • Vertigo (Dizziness)

    • Tinnitus and Facial tics

  • The Institute’s Nose and Sinus center treats
    • Nasal obstruction, Nasal discharge, Nasal congestion, Nasal allergy, Headache and Smell Problems

    • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery for Sinusitis, Antra choanal Polyps, Allergic Polyps, Fungal diseases of the sinuses, headache

    • Image-guided stereotactic surgery of the sinuses

    • Balloon sinuplasty

    • Endoscopic Trans-nasal surgery for Choanal atresia and Vasomotor rhinitis (Vidian neurectomy)