nose and throat specialist (ENT), are doctors trained in the medical and surgical
of the head and neck. We have special expertise in managing
diseases of the ear, nose and nasal passages, sinuses, larynx
(voice box), oral cavity and upper pharynx (mouth and throat),
as well as cancer of the head and neck.
ENT specialists are trained to treat infectious diseases,
tumours (both benign and malignant), facial trauma, and
deformities of the face.
This is the unique domain of the ear, nose, and throat
specialist. This includes medical and
surgical treatment of hearing disorders, ear infections,
balance disorders, facial nerve or cranial
nerve disorders, as well as management of certain congenital
Our ENT specialists run their practices in the ENT
Centre in Entabeni Hospital. For contact details
please refer to our contact page.
on site audiologists specialise in
the assessment and management of hearing loss and related
problems, such as auditory processing, tinnitus (noise
in the ears) and vertigo (balance) and speech and language
therapists manage voice and swallowing disorders.