Overview

The Department of Otorhinolaryngology (ENT) is committed to providing comprehensive, individualized medical and surgical care for the diagnosis, treatment and management of ear, nose, throat, and head & neck disorders. Specialists trained at reputed institutes in India and abroad are providing modern evidence based treatment to all – from children to the elderly. Approximately 1000-1500 outpatients are examined monthly and around 400-500 surgeries including planned (elective) and emergencies are carried out annually. The department is well-equipped to perform diagnostic procedures like Otoendoscopy, Nasal Endoscopy and Direct Laryngoscopy. To ensure best outcome, the Department functions with a multi-disciplinary approach involving specialists from other clinical branches – Chest Medicine, Onco-Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Acupuncture and Ayurveda.

Services

OUTPATIENT SERVICES


Various clinical conditions are diagnosed and treated.



  • Ear: Wax removal, Otomycosis (Removal of Fungus), Acute Otitis Media, Serous Otitis Media, Barotrauma, Foreign Body Removal, Aspiration of Seroma (Swelling of pinna) and Chronic Suppurative Otitis Media.

  • Nose: Allergic Rhinitis, Deviated Nasal Septum, Nasal Polyposis, Foreign Body Removal, Nasal Vastibulitis and Epistaxis

  • Throat: Tonsilitis, Tonsillo Pharyngitis, GERD, Thyroid Disorders, Salivary Gland Disorders, Cervical Lymphadenopathy, Foreign Body Removal and Punch Biopsy from Oral Cavity


 


EMERGENCY SERVICES


Various clinical conditions like Epistaxis, Foreign Body Removal (ENT), Incision & Drainage of Septal Abscess and Pinna Abscess, Tracheostomy and Fracture Nasal Bone Reduction are treated.


 


SURGICAL SERVICES



  • Ear: Preauricular Sinus Excision, Wax Granuloma Excision, Myringotomy with Grommet Insertions, Auroplasty, Tympanoplasty, Mastoidectomy, Ossiculoplasty, Stapedectomy, Facial Nerve Decompression, Foreign Body Removal and Aural Polypectomy

  • Nose: Fracture Nasal Bone Reduction, I & D Septal Abscess or Septal Haematoma, Septoplasty, Submucous Diathermy, FESS, Endoscopic DCR, Rhinoplasty, Anterior and Posterior Nasal Packing, CSF Rhinorrhea

  • Throat: Adenoidectomy, Tonsillectomy, Ranula Excision with Marsupialization, Mucous Retention Cyst Excision, Tongue Tie Reduction, I & D Peritonsillar Abscess, Tracheostomy, Lymph Node Biopsy, Thyroidectomy, Submandibular Gland Excision, Parotidectomy, Thyroglossal Cyst Excision, Microlaryngoscopy for Vocal Cord Nodules, Cyst and Polyp Excision, Direct Laryngoscopy, and Biopsy of Various Base Tongue and Pharyngeal Lesions


 


AUDIOLOGY & SPEECH THERAPY


Speech Therapy


Assessment and Management of all types of speech, language, hearing, neurological and voice related disorders in paediatric, adult and geriatric population is carried out. Conditions treated include:



  • Dual Sensory Loss

  • Dual Sensory Loss with Autism / ADHD / Hearing Loss / Mental Retardation syndromes

  • Misarticulation

  • Voice Disorders

  • Articulation & V.D in cleft lip & palate

  • Stammering or Stuttering

  • Aphasia

  • Dysarthria

  • Dysphasia


 


Audiology


Assessment and Management of Hearing Impairment is achieved through:



  • Audiometry

  • Special Tests (TDT, SISI)

  • Speech Tests

  • Impedance Audiometry

  • Benefit Trial for Hearing Aid

  • Hearing Aid Programming and Fitting (Digital/Analog)

Specialists



























Otorhinolaryngology


(Ear, Nose and Throat)



Dr. Rajesh Alimchandani



MS (ENT)



Consultant ENT Surgeon



Dr. Reena Patel



MS (ENT), DORL, DOHNS (London)



Consultant ENT Surgeon



Audiology &


Speech Therapy



Mrs. Pooja Priyanka



BASLP (MUM)



Consultant Audiologist & Speech Therapist



Mrs. Prerana Shah



MASLP



Consultant Audiologist & Speech Therapist