ENT

Centre for ENT Care

The Department of Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT) at Aster RV Hospital is one of the best ENT hospital in Bangalore. We aim to provide high-quality, comprehensive medical care to patients with ear, nose and throat conditions. The department boasts of an expert team of ENT surgeons, audiologists and therapists. Most of the surgeries are done on a day care basis and are offered as minimally invasive surgeries that are less painful.

 

With a multi-disciplinary approach, the ENT department works closely with other departments like speech pathology, neurosurgery, cranio-maxillofacial surgery, allergy and immunology, oncology, pulmonology, paediatrics, and neonatology for management of ear, nose and neck disorders in adults, children and neonatal babies.

The ENT department also has an expert cochlear implant surgical team with best ENT doctor in JP Nagar that performs both paediatric and adult cochlear implant surgeries and endoscopic skull base surgery team that performs highly complex transnasal and transsphenoidal surgery for various skull base tumors and CSF rhinorrhoea. We have well-trained audiologists, speech therapists, and best ENT specialists in JP Nagar who handle diagnostic audiology and provide speech therapy to paediatric and adult patients. All the babies born in our hospital mandatorily undergo tests for hearing defects, so that it can be identified and corrected early.

Key Procedures

Out patient services
  • Nasal endoscopy.
  • Video laryngoscopy.
  • Flexible fibre optic nasopharyngolaryngoscopy.
  • Microscopy of the ear
  • Foreign body removal.
  • Intratympanic gentamicin administration.
  • Myringotomy and Grommet insertion.
  • Epley’s manoeuvre.
  • Cold caloric testing.
  • Positional testing.
  • Ear piercing and ear lobe repair.
  • Cauterization for nasal bleed.
Audiology
  • Pure tone audiometry and special tests.
  • Tympanometry.
  • Brainstem Evoked Response Audiometry (BERA).
  • ASSR (Auditory Steady State Response).
  • OAE (Otoacoustic Emissions).
  • Behavioral audiometry.
  • Speech assessment and therapy.
  • OST cochlear implantation therapy.
  • Hearing aid trial and fitting.
Rhinology
  • Functional endoscopic sinus surgery.
  • Extended endoscopic sinus surgery.

  • Endoscopic skull base surgery.

  • Endoscopic dacryocystorhinostomy (DCR).

  • Endoscopic repair of CSF (Cerebral Spinal Fluid) rhinorrhoea.

  • Septoplasty.

  • Arterial ligations (sphenopalatine, ethmoidal, maxillary and external carotid) for epistaxis.

  • Surgery for tumours of the nose and PNS.

  • Coablator assisted turbinate procedures.

Otology
  • Myringotomy
  • Tympanoplasty,
  • Mastoidectomy
  • Stapedectomy, facial nerve decompression
  • Ossiculoplasty
  • Middle ear implant, cochlear implants and BAHA.
  • Pediatric otolaryngology:
  • Cochlear implantation and rehabilitation
  • Endoscopic video-assisted adenoidectomy
  • Co-ablation assisted tonsillectomy
  • Choanal atresia
  • Laryngotracheal stenosis and foreign body removal from the bronchus and oesophagus.
Surgery of throat and neck
  • Adenotonsillectomy
  • Surgery for treatment of snoring (OSAS) such as Uvulo Palato Pharyngoplasty (UPPP) and expansion sphincteroplasty

  • Tongue base reduction and Coablator Assisted UvuloPalatoplasty (CAUP)

  • Adult and paediatric tracheostomy

  • Surgery for vocal cord paralysis

  • Tumors of the throat and larynx

  • Tumors of the neck

  • Salivary gland surgeries

  • Thyroidectomy

  • Surgery for subglottic and tracheal stenosis

  • Phonosurgery

  • Microlaryngeal surgeries

  • Bronchoscopy

  • Esophagoscopy

  • Surgery for swallowing disorders

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