Adult Ear, Nose and Throat
At Fayetteville Otolaryngology you’re sure to find the right physician here to help diagnose and treat your condition.
Hearing loss affects 1 in 10 Americans. Otolaryngologists are are trained in both the medical and surgical treatment of hearing, ear infections, earwax, balance disorders, ear noise (tinnitus), nerve pain, earaches and facial and cranial nerve disorders.
Approximately 40 million people develop chronic sinusitis and rhinosinusitis each year, making it one of the most common health complaints in America. Care of the nasal cavity, nosebleeds and sinuses are some of the primary skills of otolaryngologists.
Communicating (speech and singing) and eating a meal all involve this vital area. Also specific to otolaryngologists is expertise in managing diseases of the larynx (voice box) and the upper aero-digestive tract or esophagus, including voice and swallowing disorders.
The Head and Neck
This area of the body includes the nerves that control sight, smell, hearing and the face. In the head and neck area, otolaryngologists are trained to treat infectious diseases, both benign and malignant (cancerous) tumors, facial trauma, thyroids/parathyroids and deformities of the face. They perform both cosmetic plastic and reconstructive surgery.