Ear, Nose & Throat

Innovative solutions to treat conditions of your face, ears, head, neck, nose and throat

You depend on your ears, nose and throat every day to hear, smell, breathe and speak. When you have a condition that affects one of these functions, it can impair your quality of life. 

IU Health Otolaryngologists provide comprehensive care for your symptoms using state of the art technology.  Depending of the underlying cause of your problems, our physicians will recommend treatments to restore your normal functions.

Our ApproachSlice

Our experienced team of board-certified otolaryngology (ENT) physicians and highly trained speech-language pathologists and audiologists offer ENT care for life. 

These IU Health team members provide exceptional service to children and adults. We take the time to get to know you, conducting an extensive evaluation so we can understand your needs and recommend the most effective medical care.

Our Approach

Our experienced team of board-certified otolaryngology (ENT) physicians and highly trained speech-language pathologists and audiologists offer ENT care for life. 

These IU Health team members provide exceptional service to children and adults. We take the time to get to know you, conducting an extensive evaluation so we can understand your needs and recommend the most effective medical care.

Why IU Health for OtolaryngologySlice

Our ear, nose and throat specialists offer a comprehensive range of services:

Head & Neck Surgery

Our team of dedicated providers work with a multidisciplinary team of radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, radiologists, oral pathologists, speech and swallowing therapists, oral surgeons, dentists, prosthodontists, nutritionists, nurses, and social workers to provide cutting edge, comprehensive care for patients with head and neck cancers.

Robotic Surgery

Transoral robotic surgery (TORS) has revolutionized treatment and minimized the recovery and long term side effects of throat surgery. Our team of fellowship trained head and neck surgeons are pleased to offer this cutting edge, minimally invasive procedure to patients with a variety of conditions, including cancers of the throat, unknown primary cancers and sleep apnea.

Head & Neck Cutaneous Cancer

Patients with skin cancers, including melanoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and basal cell carcinoma, are evaluated and treated by a multidisciplinary team. 

The multidisciplinary team includes both head and neck surgeons and facial plastics & reconstructive surgeons, dermatologists, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, dermatopathologists, nutrition, nursing, and social work.

Endocrine Surgery

Our team of highly experienced surgeons provide evidence based treatment for the entire range of endocrine disorders, ranging from benign thyroid disease and hyperparathyroidism to thyroid cancers.  

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Our surgeons offer a full range of facial reconstructive and cosmetic facial procedures, tailored for your needs. We have locations throughout the greater Indianapolis area to provide high quality, convenient care.  

General Otolaryngology

Our physicians provide comprehensive evaluation of all your ear, nose, and throat concerns, and will offer an evidence-based, personalized treatment plan.

Laryngology

Our doctors offer state of the art evaluation of your voice and breathing disorders, and are able to offer many treatments in the clinic, including laser treatments and injections. This minimizes recovery time and in some cases provides improved results.  

Otology/Neurotology

Our team of surgeons works closely with a multidisciplinary team of neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists, audiologists, and nurses to provide extraordinary care to treat complex ear disease, including cholesteatomas, skull base tumors, and spinal fluid leaks.

We are pleased to offer the latest technology to treat your hearing loss, including cochlear implants and osseointegrated implants.

Pediatric Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery

Our team of pediatric surgeons has a longstanding tradition of providing high quality care at Riley Children’s Hospital at Indiana University Health. Whether your child needs a routine procedure or requires complex coordination of care, our experienced team can meet your needs.

Rhinology, Allergy & Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery

Our team offers comprehensive evaluation of your nasal and sinus symptoms, and will personalize a treatment plan which may include medications and/or surgery, depending on your underlying diagnosis. In addition to offering Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS), we work closely with our partners in neurosurgery to offer minimally invasive approaches to the skull base for treatment of spinal fluid leaks, tumors, and pituitary lesions.  

Why IU Health for Otolaryngology

Our ear, nose and throat specialists offer a comprehensive range of services:

Head & Neck Surgery

Our team of dedicated providers work with a multidisciplinary team of radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, radiologists, oral pathologists, speech and swallowing therapists, oral surgeons, dentists, prosthodontists, nutritionists, nurses, and social workers to provide cutting edge, comprehensive care for patients with head and neck cancers.

Robotic Surgery

Transoral robotic surgery (TORS) has revolutionized treatment and minimized the recovery and long term side effects of throat surgery. Our team of fellowship trained head and neck surgeons are pleased to offer this cutting edge, minimally invasive procedure to patients with a variety of conditions, including cancers of the throat, unknown primary cancers and sleep apnea.

Head & Neck Cutaneous Cancer

Patients with skin cancers, including melanoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and basal cell carcinoma, are evaluated and treated by a multidisciplinary team. 

The multidisciplinary team includes both head and neck surgeons and facial plastics & reconstructive surgeons, dermatologists, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, dermatopathologists, nutrition, nursing, and social work.

Endocrine Surgery

Our team of highly experienced surgeons provide evidence based treatment for the entire range of endocrine disorders, ranging from benign thyroid disease and hyperparathyroidism to thyroid cancers.  

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Our surgeons offer a full range of facial reconstructive and cosmetic facial procedures, tailored for your needs. We have locations throughout the greater Indianapolis area to provide high quality, convenient care.  

General Otolaryngology

Our physicians provide comprehensive evaluation of all your ear, nose, and throat concerns, and will offer an evidence-based, personalized treatment plan.

Laryngology

Our doctors offer state of the art evaluation of your voice and breathing disorders, and are able to offer many treatments in the clinic, including laser treatments and injections. This minimizes recovery time and in some cases provides improved results.  

Otology/Neurotology

Our team of surgeons works closely with a multidisciplinary team of neurosurgeons, neuroradiologists, audiologists, and nurses to provide extraordinary care to treat complex ear disease, including cholesteatomas, skull base tumors, and spinal fluid leaks.

We are pleased to offer the latest technology to treat your hearing loss, including cochlear implants and osseointegrated implants.

Pediatric Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery

Our team of pediatric surgeons has a longstanding tradition of providing high quality care at Riley Children’s Hospital at Indiana University Health. Whether your child needs a routine procedure or requires complex coordination of care, our experienced team can meet your needs.

Rhinology, Allergy & Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery

Our team offers comprehensive evaluation of your nasal and sinus symptoms, and will personalize a treatment plan which may include medications and/or surgery, depending on your underlying diagnosis. In addition to offering Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS), we work closely with our partners in neurosurgery to offer minimally invasive approaches to the skull base for treatment of spinal fluid leaks, tumors, and pituitary lesions.  

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