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Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT) Surgery)

What is Otologaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery?

Otolaryngology is a surgical specialty commonly known as ear, nose and throat (ENT) surgery.

Otolaryngologists provide a wide variety of surgeries.

For example, ear surgery may help with certain types of hearing loss, while sinus surgery can help treat nasal blockage and sinus infections.

In addition, Otolaryngologists also perform a wide variety of cancer surgery, such as surgery for larynx (voice box) cancer, as well as thyroid surgery.

Services offered

Horizon’s team of Otolaryngologists (ENT physicians) treat patients of all ages for disorders of the ear, nose, and throat. This includes the larynx, oral cavity, and sinuses.

They offer treatment for the following areas:

  • Hearing and balance disorders
  • Nose and sinus conditions
  • Voice and swallowing disorders
  • Cancer of the throat and neck
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Facial cosmetic and reconstruction surgery
  • Paediatric conditions, such as ear infection, tonsil infection, and airway problems
  • Surgical management of snoring or sleep apnea

Patients with an ENT concern may be referred to an Otolaryngologist by their primary care provider, Emergency Department, walk-in clinic, or by other specialists.

Horizon locations offering this service:

Facility Name Address Phone
Oromocto Public Hospital 103 Winnebago St., Oromocto, New Brunswick, E2V 1C6 506-357-4700
Dr. Everett Chalmers Regional Hospital (Fredericton) 700 Priestman St. , PO Box 9000, Fredericton, New Brunswick, E3B 5N5 506-452-5400

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Miramichi Regional Hospital 500 Water St., Miramichi, New Brunswick, E1V 3G5 506-623-3000

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The Moncton Hospital 135 MacBeath Ave., Moncton, New Brunswick, E1C 6Z8 506-857-5111

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St. Joseph's Hospital (Saint John) 130 Bayard Dr., Saint John, New Brunswick, E2L 3L6 506-632-5555
Saint John Regional Hospital 400 University Ave., Saint John, New Brunswick, E2L 4L2 506-648-6000