Conditions Procedures

Otolaryngology, or ENT (ear, nose and throat), is the branch of medicine and surgery that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the head and neck.  At Norwalk Hospital our expert ENT surgeons specialize in procedures to improve sleep apnea (sometimes precluding the need for CPAP) and microscopic ear surgery to improve chronic vertigo.

Ear, Nose and Throat Conditions

Our experienced surgeons diagnose and treat conditions such as:

●      Ear infections

●      Eustachian tube dysfunction

●      Dizziness

●      Meniere’s disease

●      Nasal fracture

●      Nasal obstruction

●      Obstructive sleep apnea

●      Septal deviation

●      Sinusitis

●      Tinnitus

●      Tonsil and adenoid disorders

●      Vertigo


ENT Procedures

Our board-certified otolaryngologists utilize sophisticated techniques and technology to perform procedures such as:

●      Eardrum repair

●      Ear-ventilating tubes: Surgical treatment for persistent ear infection

●      Rhinoplasty and facial rejuvenation surgery: Cosmetic procedure to improve the appearance of the face, including reconstruction of the nose

●      Sinus surgery: Surgical treatment for chronic sinus infection

●      Stapectomy: A procedure that can improve some forms of hearing loss

●      Tonsillectomy: Surgical removal of tonsils, sometimes also including adenoids

●      Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP): Corrective surgery for snoring and sleep apnea