pediatric ear, nose & throat (ENT)

overview

Sometimes ear, nose and throat (ENT) problems can be present at birth or occur during childhood. Our ENT doctors specialize in diagnosing and treating many children’s conditions, including: 

  • Tongue tie (ankyloglossia) 
  • Narrow ear canal (aural atresia) 
  • Build-up of fluid behind the eardrum
  • Congenital blockage of the nasal passages (choanal atresia)
  • Chronic ear infections
  • Cleft lip/palate
  • Facial injury and cuts (lacerations)
  • Head and neck abscesses and enlarged lymph nodes (lymphadenopathy)
  • Head and neck cancers
  • Common birth marks, including head and neck lesions
  • Problems affecting the voice box (larynx), including laryngomalacia or laryngeal lesions
  • Recurrent tonsillitis
  • Sinus problems
  • Narrowing of the airway below the vocal cords (subglottic stenosis)

treatment options

At Aurora, we offer a variety of pediatric ENT treatments, such as: 

  • Choanal atresia repair
  • Cleft lip/palate repair
  • Cochlear implant
  • Frenulectomy (to repair tongue tie)
  • Juvenile nasal angiofibroma resection
  • Laryngotracheal reconstruction
  • Mastoidectomy
  • Myringotomy/PE tube placement (ear tubes to prevent and treat recurrent ear infections)
  • Sinus surgery
  • Tonsillectomy/adenoidectomy (to treat recurrent tonsillitis)

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