What conditions does the ENT department at Sunridge Hospitals specialize in?
The ENT department at Sunridge Hospitals specializes in diagnosing and treating various conditions related to the ear, nose, and throat. This includes disorders such as sinusitis, tonsillitis, ear infections, hearing loss, deviated septum, nasal polyps, voice disorders, and head and neck tumors.
What are the common symptoms of an ear infection?
Common symptoms of an ear infection, which may require expert care from our ENT specialists at Sunridge Hospitals, include ear pain, fluid drainage from the ear, hearing loss, ear pressure or fullness, fever, and ear ringing (tinnitus). If you experience these symptoms, it is important to seek medical attention.
Can an ENT specialist help with snoring and sleep apnea?
Yes, our ENT specialists at Sunridge Hospitals can help diagnose and manage snoring and sleep apnea. They can assess the underlying causes, such as nasal congestion, enlarged tonsils or adenoids, or anatomical abnormalities, and recommend appropriate treatments, which may include lifestyle modifications, oral appliances, or surgical interventions if necessary.
What treatment options are available for chronic sinusitis?
Sunridge Hospitals’ ENT department offers various treatment options for chronic sinusitis, including medication management, saline irrigations, nasal sprays, and, in some cases, endoscopic sinus surgery. Our ENT specialists will evaluate your condition and recommend the most suitable treatment plan based on the severity and underlying causes of your sinusitis.
When should I consult an ENT specialist for hearing loss?
If you are experiencing hearing loss, it is recommended to consult an ENT specialist at Sunridge Hospitals. Our specialists can perform comprehensive hearing evaluations, identify the type and degree of hearing loss, and provide appropriate management options. This may include hearing aids, assistive listening devices, or referral for further specialized care.