EAR, NOSE AND THROAT (ENT)
EAR, NOSE AND THROAT (ent) SERVICES IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD
Ear, nose and throat problems can cause a variety of symptoms that can make it difficult to breathe, talk, and function normally. At Townsen Memorial Hospital and Emergency Room, our medical care team is experienced in diagnosing and treating both common and uncommon issues within the ear, nose
Some ENT disorders can simply be treated with medication, while others may require surgical intervention. However, no matter the cause, our medical care team is available for both emergent and non-emergent care in the Humble area.
COMMON TYPES OF EAR, NOSE AND THROAT PROBLEMS
ENT, or Otolaryngology, is a broad field of medicine that involves a patient’s ears, nose, and throat and the structures within each. It’s important for these structures to operate normally. When they do not, they can cause a lot of problems. Some common types of ENT issues include:
- Tonsilitis and Tonsil Stones
- Snoring due to enlarged glands or tonsils
- Deviated Septum
- Breathing Problems
- Neck and Facial Masses
- Chronic Ear Infections
- Vocal Chord Issues/Hoarseness
- Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak
- Thyroid Disorders
- Swollen Lymph Nodes
- Nasal Polyps
- Smell Loss
- Excessive Eye Tearing
- And more
EAR, NOSE AND THROAT TREATMENT
Depending on a patient’s specific problem, treatment varies. Some patients may experience a severe nasal blockage causing them to have problems breathing. This situation requires immediate treatment to remove the blockage. On the other hand, a patient with an ear infection is simply prescribed medication.
Fortunately, the medical team at Townsen Memorial Hospital is experienced in making
If you are experiencing problems related to your ear, nose, throat or the structures in each, it is time to get help. Fortunately, at Townsen Memorial Hospital Emergency Room, we are well versed in otolaryngology. Our innovative facilities and experienced staff mean that when you trust us with your emergency care, you’ll never get stuck in a waiting room.
Conveniently located in Humble, TX right off of I69 and FM 1960, we can help you get back on your feet and doing the things you love in no time. Visit townsenmemorialhospital.com/contact or call 1-877-494-9487 for more information.