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ear nose and throat otolaryngology

What is Otolaryngology?

Otolaryngology is the medical specialty which focuses on the treatment of diseases, disorders, and conditions of the ears, nose, and throat (ENT). A physician in this specialty is called an otolaryngologist, or an "ENT".

What is an Otolaryngologist or ENT Physician?

Otolaryngologists are physicians trained in the medical and surgical management and treatment of patients with diseases and disorders of the ear, nose, throat (ENT), and related structures of the head and neck. They are commonly referred to as ENT physicians. General ENTs treat allergies, sinus issues, voice disorders, cancers of the head and neck, and more.