Overview of ear, nose and throat (ENT) care
Ear, nose and throat doctors on the medical staff are also known as otolaryngologists, or ENTs. They treat issues affecting the ear, nose and throat, as well as the head and neck, including the sinuses, mouth, voice box (larynx) and the soft tissues of the neck.
If you're battling a balance disorder, having trouble hearing or simply sick of seasonal allergies, an otolaryngologist near you from Baylor Scott & White Health can help you or your family with ENT treatment.
ENT conditions treated
The otolaryngologists near you can treat a variety of ENT conditions, including:
- Nasal polyps
- Nasal septum issues
- Sleep apnea
- Tumors of the temporal bone and base of the skull
- Acute and chronic infections of the external middle and inner ear
- Stenosis of the ear canal
- Benign and malignant tumors of the temporal bone ear canal and auricle
Ear, nose and throat (ENT) services
Our ear, nose and throat services include:
Audiologists and hearing aid specialists are ear, nose and throat doctors who can work with you to make the best choice when it comes to hearing loss remedies and therapies. Audiology treatment may range from a variety of hearing aids to implants.
Head and neck surgical oncology
These ENT specialists (otolaryngologists) are dedicated to the diagnosis and management of benign and malignant tumors of the head and neck.
Laryngology and voice disorders
ENT specialists who are dedicated to the diagnosis and management of diseases of the larynx including benign and malignant tumors, voice disorders and alterations of laryngeal function.
This area of ENT is dedicated to the study, diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the ear.
Rhinologists specialize in diseases of the nose and sinuses.
These ENT specialists (otolaryngologists) are dedicated to the diagnosis and management of sleep apnea through the INSPIRE sleep apnea implant, an alternative to CPAP that works inside the body during sleep.
Available in Fort Worth, Grapevine, Marble Falls and Round Rock.
Services include formal evaluation of speech, voice, language, oral motor disorders, speech voice and language therapy. These ear, nose and throat specialists also manage swallowing disorders and rehabilitation associated with laryngeal, pharyngeal or esophageal dysfunction.
Specialized centers for ear, nose and throat care
The Hearing and Balance Center, located in Temple, Texas, provides comprehensive, experienced medical care for your hearing and balance-related problems through a collaborative effort between otology/neurotology, audiology, physical medicine and rehabilitation, and speech-language pathology and communicative disorders. Trust the ear, nose and throat doctors near you at Baylor Scott & White Health.