General Otolaryngology

Treating illnesses of the ear, nose and throat

General otolaryngologists (ENT physicians) at The University of Kansas Hospital diagnose and treat illnesses involving the ears, nose, throat, sinuses, and head and neck. These include:

  • Ear Infections
  • Head and Neck Pain
  • Hearing Problems
  • Nasal Infections or Injuries
  • Nosebleeds
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea and Other Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throats
  • Speech Disorders
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Tonsillitis

Common procedures performed by our physicians include:

  • Ear Tubes
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Surgery to Correct Breathing Problems
  • Surgery to Treat Snoring and Sleep Disorders
  • Tonsillectomy

We perform complex surgeries using state-of-the-art image-guidance sinus surgery systems. These provide increased precision during sinus surgery and during removal of sinus or skull-base tumors.