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Ear, Nose and Throat

We specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the head and neck.

Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose and Throat)

More commonly known as Ear, Nose and Throat physicians (ENTs), Northwestern Medicine otolaryngologists specialize in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of diseases and disorders of the head and neck.

Otolaryngologists provide care for a wide range of disorders, including:

  • Hearing
  • Balance
  • Smell
  • Taste
  • Voice
  • Sinus and nasal disorders

Otolaryngologists also diagnose head and neck cancers, as well as perform reconstructive and cosmetic plastic surgery.

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