Otolaryngology, also known as ear, nose and throat or ENT, is the branch of medicine that deals with the different affections of these body parts, as well as of the other related regions of the head and neck.
The ear, nose and throat doctors in Dubai provide medical treatments and, if it is required, also surgical procedures for curing different conditions, such as sinusitis, tonsillitis, laryngitis and hearing disorders, outer ear, middle ear or ear canal inflammation, environmental allergies, rhinitis, dysphonia, vocal cord nodules and many other more complicated affections. Some of the medical services that can be performed by the ENT specialists are audiology tests for measuring the hearing level and determining the pressure in the middle ear, middle ear fluid suction and insertion of grommets, ear surgery for ear drum grafting or middle ear reconstruction, nasal surgery for nasal septum correction, rhinoplasty or otoplasty surgery, nasal surgery for treating the symptoms of nasal allergy, such as sneezing, blockage or running nose, functional endoscopic sinus surgery for treating and clearing the sinuses, adenoid and tonsils removal procedures, vocal cord dysfunction surgery, pharyngeal surgery for snoring and salivary glands surgery.
If you notice any type of pain in any of the ENT regions, a decrease in your hearing or any changes with your voice, it is recommended that you go and see a specialist as soon as possible. In the case of most of the ear, nose and throat doctors in Dubai you have the choice to either call their office and make an appointment for an initial examination or go without an appointment if you have an emergency. Some of them also provide consultations at your own location, being it your home or hotel room, usually in conditions that are not emergencies, like colds, flu, common sore throat or upper respiratory tract infections and in situations where it is more difficult for you to go to a clinic. In this case, the doctors come to your own location, consult you and prescribe the required medication for your treatment. However, if they consider that further investigations are needed in order to determine the cause of your symptoms, you might eventually need to go to a clinic for checkups that it is not possible to be done without specialized equipment. Any of the consultation options you choose, you can be sure that you will be examined by a specialist in the shortest time possible and you will get suitable medication treatments for fighting your problems.