Patient Health Information

Choking Prevention: What Can I Do to Keep My Child from Choking?

Choking is a very common cause of unintentional injury or death in children under age one, and the danger remains significant until the age of five.

Reducing Choking Risks: Tips for Early Education and Child Care Settings

High risk foods and food characteristics: Hard candy Peanuts/nuts Peanuts/nuts Hard candy Peanuts/nuts Seeds Whole grapes Raw carrots Apples Popcorn Hot dogs Chunks of peanut butter Marshmallows Chewing gum Sausages Foods that are round and could con

En Español: La Pérdida de la Audición

La pérdida de la audiciónPrueba de Audición de cinco minutos¿Cómo funciona el sentido de la audición?¿Qué puedo hacer para mejorar mi audición?Consejos para mantener la salud auditivaUsted puede tener pérdida de la audición, y ni siquiera ser conscie

En Español: El Ruido o Zumbido en el Oído

¿Qué es el tinitus?Más de 50 millones de estadounidenses han sentido tinitus en algun momento en su vida. El tinitus es la percepción de un sonido en la ausencia de sonidos externos.

En Español: Doctor? ¿Por Qué a Mi Hijo Le Duele El Oído?

What is Otitis Media?Otitis media means inflammation of the middle ear. Inflammation Occurs as a result of infection. It can happen in one or Both ears. In children, otitis media is the Most common reason for physician visits.

Fine Needle Aspiration

What Is FNA?

Facial Plastic Surgery

Facial expressions allow us to interact and communicate with each other. Our appearance also has an impact on how others perceive us, so many people try to always put their “best face forward.”

Pediatric Thyroid Cancer

The thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland located at the base of the throat. It has two lobes joined in the middle by a strip of tissue (the isthmus).

Children and Facial Trauma

What is facial trauma?

Thyroid Disorders and Surgery

Your thyroid gland is one of the endocrine glands that makes hormones to regulate physiological functions in your body, like metabolism (heart rate, sweating, energy consumed).