Head and Neck

Many surgical advances are being made in this area. Procedures such as tonsillectomy and facial plastic surgery are becoming less invasive, and new procedures are being developed to treat serious problems such as cleft palate, sleep apnea, and deafness.

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Allergies and Hay Fever
Antihistamines, Decongestants, and Cold Remedies
Bell's Palsy
Children's Hearing Health
Child's Hearing Loss
Conductive Hearing Loss
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Diábolos Estudio acerca de causas y opciones terapéuticas
Diet and Exercise Tips
Dizziness and Motion Sickness
Doctor? ¿Por Qué a Mi Hijo Le Duele El Oído?
Doctor? ¿Qué Causa El Ruido En El Oído?
Ear Plastic Surgery
Ear Tubes
Earaches and Otitis Media
Ears and Altitude
El Humo del Tabaco Ambiental y los Niños
ENT Doctors Recognize National Patient Safety Week
ENT History
Facial Plastic Surgery
Facial Sports Injuries
Fact Sheet: 20 Questions About Your Sinuses
Fact Sheet: A Quick Glossary for Good Ear Health
Fact Sheet: About Your Voice
Fact Sheet: Allergic Rhinitis (Hay Fever)
Fact Sheet: Allergic Rhinitis, Sinusitis, and Rhinosinusitis
Fact Sheet: Antibiotics and Sinusitis
Fact Sheet: Are We Through with Chew Yet?
Fact Sheet: Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease
Fact Sheet: Better Ear Health
Fact Sheet: Buying a Hearing Aid
Fact Sheet: Child Screening
Fact Sheet: Children and Facial Trauma
Fact Sheet: Chronic Otitis Media (Middle Ear Infection) and Hearing Loss
Fact Sheet: Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate
Fact Sheet: Cochlear-Meningitis Vaccination
Fact Sheet: Common Problems that Can Affect your Voice
Fact Sheet: Deviated Septum
Fact Sheet: Do I Have Sinusitis?
Fact Sheet: Ear Infection and Vaccines
Fact Sheet: Effects of Medications on Voice
Fact Sheet: Gastroesphageal Reflux (GERD)
Fact Sheet: Genes and Hearing Loss
Fact Sheet: How Allergies Affect your Child's Ears, Nose, and Throat
Fact Sheet: How the Ear Works
Fact Sheet: Hyperacusis: An increased sensitivity to everyday sounds
Fact Sheet: Keeping Your Voice Healthy
Fact Sheet: Know the Power of Sound
Fact Sheet: Laryngeal (Voice Box) Cancer
Fact Sheet: Laryngopharyngeal Reflux and Children
Fact Sheet: Nodules, Polyps, and Cysts
Fact Sheet: Noise-Induced Hearing Loss in Children
Fact Sheet: Pediatric Food Allergies
Fact Sheet: Pediatric GERD (Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Disease)
Fact Sheet: Pediatric Obesity and Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders
Fact Sheet: Pediatric Sleep Disordered Breathing/Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Fact Sheet: Pediatric Thyroid Cancer
Fact Sheet: Sinus Headaches
Fact Sheet: Sinus Pain: Can Over-the-Counter Medications Help?
Fact Sheet: Sinus Surgery
Fact Sheet: Sinusitis: Special Considerations for Aging Patients
Fact Sheet: Special Care for Voice Users
Fact Sheet: The Necessity of Early Intervention in Hearing
Fact Sheet: The Voice and Aging
Fact Sheet: Tips for Healthy Voices
Fact Sheet: Tips for Sinus Sufferers
Fact Sheet: Tongue-tie (Ankyloglossia)
Fact Sheet: Tonsillitis
Fact Sheet: Tonsils and Adenoids PostOp
Fact Sheet: Vocal Cord Paralysis
Fact Sheet: What You Should Know About Otosclerosis
Fact Sheet: When Your Child Has Tinnitus
Fact Sheet: Your Nose, the Guardian of Your Lungs
Fact Sheets
Fall Prevention
Famous People Who Have Suffered from Oral, Head, and Neck Cancer
Fine Needle Aspiration
Fungal Sinusitis
Head and Neck Cancer
Health Information
Hearing Loss
Hearing Loss and Ear Infection
Hearing Tips
How the Voice Works
How to Find Reliable ENT Info
Infant Hearing Loss
Información de salud en Español
La pérdida de la audición
Laryngectomee Download
Licensing of AAO-HNS/F Intellectual Property
Loudness Scale
Meniere's Disease
Mouth Sores
Nasal Fractures
Noise and Hearing Protection
Noise-Induced Hearing Loss
Nose and Mouth
Nose Surgery
OHANCAW: A Week to Make a Difference
Oral Appliances
Otitis Media Crónica (Infección del Oído Medio) e Hipocusia
Otolaryngology Historical Society
Pediatric Sinusitis
Perfóracion Timpánica
Perforated Eardrum
Physician Talking Points
Post-Nasal Drip
Preventing Choking in Children
Qué Debe Saber Acerca de la Otoesclerosis
Reduce Deadly Choking Risks in Children
Salivary Glands
Screening de Audición en Niños
Second Hand Smoke and Children
Secondhand Smoke
Sinus Headaches
Sirvan Las Amigdalas Y Los Adenoides?
Skin Cancer
Smell & Taste
Smokeless Tobacco
Sore Throats
Statement of Support - November 18, 2013
Stuffy Nose
Surgery for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Swallowing Trouble
Swimmer's Ear
Ten Minutes That Could Save Your Life
The Effect of Treating Institution on Outcomes in Head and Neck Cancer
The Laryngectomee Guide
Thyroid Disorders and Surgery
Tonsils and Adenoids
Travel Tips for the Hearing Impaired
Treatment Options for Adults with Snoring
What Is an Otolaryngologist?
World Voice Day

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About Otolaryngology

Otolaryngology is the oldest medical specialty in the Untied States

Otolaryngology (pronounced oh/toe/lair/in/goll/oh/jee) is the oldest medical specialty in the United States. Otolaryngologists are commonly referred to as ENT physicians.

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