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An ENT specialist will help you with all sorts of problems relating to your ear, nose and throat. However, when do you know that it’s time to go and see one? There are plenty of symptoms and signs to be on the lookout for
What do Ear, Nose and Throat Specialist do?
Otolaryngology is the medical specialty that deals with disorders and conditions of the ear, nose, and throat (ENT) region, and related areas of the head and neck. If you have a problem that is related to your ear, nose, or throat, you may need to see an ENT specialist, who is also called an ear, nose, and throat doctor or an otolaryngologist.
When to see Ear, Nose and Throat Specialist?
Among the conditions that are commonly treated by an ear, nose, and throat doctor are:
Injury to your ears, nose, or throat
Nerve problems in your ears, nose, or throat
Tonsil or adenoid infection
Pain in your ears, nose, or throat
Ear, nose, or throat birth defects
Growth or tumor in your ears, nose, or throat
Undesired appearance of the nose or face
Drooping of the eyelids
Problems with smell
Voice or swallowing problems
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)