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Otolaryngology Head and Neck

About Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
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    Symptoms prompting consultation:

  • Ear discharge (Luga)
  • Ear pain (Masakit na tenga)
  • Itchiness (Pangangati)
  • Hearing loss (Pagkabingi)
  • Ringing sound (Umuugong sa tenga)
  • Dizziness (Nahihilo)
  • Nasal obstruction (Baradong ilong)
  • Nasal discharge (Sipon)
  • Frequent sneezing (Madalas na pagbahing)
  • Facial pains (Pananakit sa noo at pisngi)
  • Nose bleeding (Balingoyngoy)
  • Anosmia (Walang pang-amoy)
  • Throat pain (Masakit na lalamunan)
  • Throat itchiness (Pangangati ng lalamunan)
  • Pain upon swallowing (Masakit na paglunok)
  • Difficulty swallowing (Hirap sa paglunok)
  • Change in the quality of voice (Nagbago ang boses)
  • Loss of voice (Pamamaos)
  • Frequent throat clearing (Maplema)
  • Snoring (Naghihilik)
  • Difficulty breathing (Hirap sa paghinga)
  • Stridor (Maingay na paghinga)
  • Foreign body ingestion/in the airway
       (Nakalunok ng bagay sa lalamunan o
       napunta sa baga)
  • Masses in the head and neck
       (Bukol sa ulo, mukha at leeg)
  • Fractures (Basag/bali sa buto sa mukha)
  • Scar (Peklat)
  • Facial asymmetry (Pangingiwi)
  • Cleft lip/palate (Bingot at ngongo)
  • Oriental nose (Pagkapango)
  • Basic Ear, Nose, Throat, Head and Neck Examination

    Hearing Evaluation

    Hearing screening for Newborn/Children
    Auditory brainstem response
    Tests for Dizziness
    (videonystagmoscopy, videonystagmography)

    Endoscopic Procedures

    Rigid nasal endoscopy
    Flexible endoscopy

    Facial Plastic Surgery

    Repair of cleft lip, cleft palate, cleft nose deformity
    Rhinoplasty (Nose lift)
    Blepharoplasty (eyebag removal)
    Rhytidectomy (Surgical face lift)
    Scar revision

    Surgery for Facial Fractures

    Upper Face Fracture (Forehead)
    Midface Fracture (Nasal bone, zygomatic or cheek
    and maxillary bone)
    Mandibular Fracture

    Surgery for Head and Neck Mass With or Without Reconstruction

    Surgery for the Thyroid (Thyroidectomy)
    Surgery of the Salivary Glands
    (Parotid, Submandibular gland)
    Surgery for the Maxilla (Maxillectomy)
    Surgery for the Mandible (Mandibulectomy)
    Surgery of the Larynx (Laryngectomy)

    Surgery of Airway and Swallowing

    Vocal cord mass
    Vocal cord polyp
    Vocal cord nodule
    Functional Endoscopic Evaluation of swallowing (FEES)
    Removal of Foreign body in the
    Airway/ Aerodigestive tract
    Tracheostomy and Tracheostomy Care

    Surgery of Oral Cavity and Pharynx

    Surgery for Sleep Disorders
    Removal of Mass (Benign/Malignant)

    Surgery of Nose and Paranasal Sinuses

    Biopsy of masses in the nose and nasopharynx
    Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS)
    Excision of Nasal and Paranasal Sinus Mass

    Surgery of the Ears

    Myringotomy /Ventilation Tube insertion
    Tympanoplasty (Repair of Perforated Eardrum)
    Mastoidectomy (Surgery of Severe Ear Infection)
    Cochlear Implantation
    (Surgery for Congenital Hearing Loss)


    The Department is a part of the
    Smile Train Program
    that offers free cleft lip
    and palate surgery

    Please Contact 0922-8909432 for more information