Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose, and Throat) Care

Monocacy Health Partners offers comprehensive otolaryngology or ear, nose, and throat (ENT) care for people of all ages, from newborns to geriatrics. Our doctors are specialized in head and neck cancer; endocrine surgery (thyroid and parathyroid); rhinology/sinus surgery; laryngology and vocal cord and swallowing disorders and surgery; pediatric ENT; otology; facial plastic (cosmetic) surgery and Botox procedures; and sleep apnea treatment and surgical procedures.

 

All of our providers are certified by the American Academy of Otolaryngology and the American Board of Otolaryngology. Many of our providers also have academic appointments regionally and nationally. Find lasting relief from ear, nose, and throat problems with Monocacy Health Partners’ compassionate, professional ENT team.

Procedures

  • Eustachian tube balloon dilation (both ACCLARENT® and Entellus)
  • Balloon sinuplasty or minimally invasive sinus surgery (both ACCLARENT® and Entellus)
  • Inferior turbinate reduction
  • Ear tubes
  • Scar revisions
  • Injectable fillers for facial cosmetics
  • Ear piercing
  • Earlobe cleft closure and repair
  • Facial/neck skin biopsies
  • Facial laceration closure and repair
  • Lip/mouth/nose/neck biopsies
  • Dermabrasion
  • Kenalog injections
  • Myringoplasty eardrum repair
  • Nosebleeding control (epistaxis)
  • Facial/neck/skin/peritonsillar abscess incision and drainage
  • Wrestler’s ear hematoma (cauliflower ear) treatment and hematoma surgery
  • Skin mass excisions
  • Frenulectomy for ankyloglossia (tongue tie clipping)
  • Eyelid surgery/Blepharoplasty

 

We treat the following ENT conditions:

Nasal Services

  • Nasal polyps
  • Nosebleeds
  • Blocked/congested nose
  • Nasal discharge
  • Difficulty with taste and smell
  • Broken or deviated nose/septum
  • Allergy evaluation
  • Sinus surgery, balloon sinuplasty, ClariFix procedure cosmetic and functional rhinoplasty latera implant for nasal valve disorders

Ear Services

  • Infections (swimmer’s ear, middle ear infections, perichondritis, mastoiditis)
  • Itching
  • Cerumen (ear wax)
  • Blocked feeling
  • Hearing loss
  • Tinnitus (ringing in the ears)
  • Mastoid infections/surgery
  • Middle ear or reconstructive surgery
  • Sound sensitivity
  • Earlobe piercing keloid excision
  • Wrestler’s hematoma (cauliflower ear) evacuation
  • Deformity surgery
  • Otoplasty for prominent ears

Throat & Neck Services

  • Trouble swallowing and throat pain
  • Diseased tonsils/adenoids
  • Voice disorders, including stridor evaluation of newborns/infants
  • Vocal cord masses/nodule/polyps
  • Cancer of the throat/neck
  • Salivary infections and growths
  • Evaluation of thyroid nodules and surgical treatment
  • In-office snoring procedures
  • Snoring and sleep apnea evaluation and treatment, including oral appliance fitting and prescription
  • Head and neck skin cancer treatment and surgeries
  • Lymph node excisions
  • Congenital neck mass surgery (thyroglossal duct cysts, hemangioma, branchial cleft cyst surgeries)

Oral Cavity Services

  • Tongue lesions
  • Changes in oral cavity membranes
  • Evaluation of leukoplakia
  • Treatment of oral cancers
  • Tonsillectomy (both intracapsular tonsillectomy and conventional tonsillectomy)
  • Adenoidectomy lingual tonsil surgery
  • Tongue base reduction robotic surgery

Balance Services

  • Dizziness
  • Vertigo
  • Lightheadedness
  • Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV)
  • Balance and vestibular testing
  • Atypical vestibular migraine

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An Affiliate of Frederick Regional Health System

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