Ear, nose and throat medicine (ENT) includes diagnosis, treatment, prevention and rehabilitation of diseases, injuries and malformations of the ear, the nose, the paranasal sinuses incl. lacrimal ducts, the oral cavity, oropharynx and hypopharynx, larynx, salivary gland, thyroid, parathyroid glands, the base of skull, the face and neck at any age.
ENT examines hearing, the sense of balance and the sense of smell and taste using highly developed facilities and in this way can make precise diagnoses. Ear, nose and throat diseases can be treated by medicines or surgery.
Various surgical methods are used to treat certain hearing disorders, snoring, nasal polyps, chronic sinusitis and recurrent infections in the ENT sphere.