The Department of Otorhinolaryngology (ENT) at the Aster CMI Hospital offers comprehensive care for all disorders related to the ear, nose, sinus, head and neck region, to patients of all ages. The medical team is comprised of consultants, specialists and trained support staff who, after extensive evaluation, offer an optimal evidence-based approach, provide customised treatment plans – both surgical and non-surgical, to patients. Equipped with state-of- the-art technical support for both diagnosis and treatment, the department of ENT is one of the finest facilities in Bangalore. This department offers several advanced procedures like nasal and nasopharyngeal endoscopies for diagnostics, video endoscopy facilities for all types of endoscopic sinus surgeries, micro-laryngeal surgeries and voice-improving phono-surgery for patients with voice issues and specialised surgeries for sleep disorders including snoring and sleep apnoea. This department also has an expert endoscopic skullbase team that performs highly complex transnasal, transsphenoid surgery for various skull base tumors/csf rhinorrhoea. Multi-disciplinary in approach, it works closely with other departments like speech pathology, neurosurgery, craniomaxillofacial surgery, allergy and immunology, oncology, pulmonology and paediatrics, and neonatology for management of ear, nose and neck disorders in adults, children and neonatal babies.
PTA (Pure Tone testing), ASSR (Auditory Steady Sate Response), OAE (Otoacoustic Emissions), BERA (Brainstem evoked response audiometry) auditory rehabilitation and hearing aid trial and fitting.
Endoscopic Surgery Treatment for sinus diseases including Sinusitis, Nasal Polyposis, Nasal Bleeding and Benign and Malignant Tumors. Endoscopic Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Rhinorrhoea repair, difficult Frontal and Transnasal Trans Sphenoid Surgery for various Skullbase Tumors.
Treatment for all ear diseases (adult and paediatric) including surgical services like Myringotomy, Tympanoplasty, Mastoidectomy, Stapedectomy, Facial Nerve Decompression, Ossiculoplasty, Middle Ear Implant, Cochlear Implants and BAHA.
Comprehensive solutions for voice problems with a dedicated voice clinic supported by a speech pathologist. Thyroplasty and Microlaryngeal surgeries Airway reconstruction procedures includes Kashima’s Laser Cordotomy, Arytenoidectomy, Anterior Cricoid Split and Tracheal Reconstruction and Anastomoses. Endoscopic removal of benign tumors of larynx and trachea.
Pediatric surgeries like Cochlear Implantation and Rehabilitation, Endoscopic Video Assisted Adenoidectomy, Coablation Assisted Tonsillectomy, Surgery for Choanal Atresia, Congenital Laryngeal Problems like Laryngomalacia, Laryngotracheal Stenosis and foreign body removal from Bronchus & Esophagus.