Ear, Nose, and Throat Facts
Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders
Smell and Taste Disorders (Chemosensory Disorders)
Speech and Voice Disorders
Vocal Cord Disorders
Other Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders
Laryngeal Cancer (Cancer of the Larynx)
Hearing and Speech Communication Services and Devices
Otolaryngology is the medical specialty that focuses on disorders in the ear, nose,
Although many of us think of hearing loss, sinus problems, or ear infections when
we think of otolaryngology, it encompasses much more.
Otolaryngology and its allied services provide care for a wide range of disorders,
including hearing, balance, smell, taste, voice, speech and language.
Otolaryngologists also manage the treatment of head and neck cancers, as well as perform
reconstructive and cosmetic plastic surgery.