Otolaryngology Treatments and Services

We provide treatments and services related to the diagnosis and management of diseases of the ear, nose, and throat.

Our services include:

  • Endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Management of head and neck cancer
  • Management of spastic dysphonia with botulinum toxin
  • Management of tumors of the cerebellopontine angle and skull base
  • Management of vocal cord paralysis
  • Reconstruction of defects in the head and neck following cancer surgery
  • Surgical management of snoring and sleep apnea
  • Treatment of acoustic neuroma
  • Voice restoration following laryngectomy

Information for child patients

The Pediatric Otolaryngology department at Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock (CHaD) provides patient information sheets. These information sheets describe care and post-operative instructions for many conditions, tests, and procedures, including:

  • Airway endoscopy procedures (diagnostic airway endoscopy, supraglottoplasty for laryngomalacia, and operative airway endoscopy)
  • Common ear procedures (ear tubs, mastoidectomy, tympanosmastoidectory, and tympanoplasty)
  • Common pharyngeal procedures (tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy)
  • Nasal and sinonasal procedures (shoanal atresia repair, sinus surgery, and septoplasty)
  • Nasal hygiene with saline and steroid nasal sprays
  • Nosebleeds
  • Removal of thyroglossal duct cyst (Sistrunk procedure)