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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. 

We provide complete care for your symptoms using advanced technology. Depending on the cause of your problems, our physicians will recommend treatments for you.

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

We take the time to get to know you and do a full evaluation to understand your needs. We'll use that information to make a plan for your 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. 

We take the time to get to know you and do a full evaluation to understand your needs. We'll use that information to make a plan for your medical care.

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

Head & Neck Surgery

Our team of dedicated providers work with a team of experts. These include:

  • Radiation oncologists
  • Medical oncologists
  • Radiologists
  • Oral pathologists
  • Speech and swallowing therapists
  • Oral surgeons
  • Dentists
  • Prosthodontists
  • Nutritionists 
  • Nurses
  • Social workers 

Our experts provide leading edge, complete 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. This is for 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 team of specialists. 

The team includes:

  • Head and neck surgeons
  • Facial plastics & reconstructive surgeons
  • Dermatologists
  • Radiation oncologists
  • Medical oncologists
  • Dermatopathologists
  • Nutritionists
  • Nurses
  • Social workers

Endocrine Surgery

Our team of highly experienced surgeons provide evidence-based treatment for the entire range of endocrine disorders. This includes everything 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. These services are tailored for your needs. We have locations throughout the greater Indianapolis area to provide high quality, convenient care.  

General Otolaryngology

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

Laryngology

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

Otology/Neurotology

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

We 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 complete evaluation of your nasal and sinus symptoms. We will personalize a treatment plan for you. This  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 team of experts. These include:

  • Radiation oncologists
  • Medical oncologists
  • Radiologists
  • Oral pathologists
  • Speech and swallowing therapists
  • Oral surgeons
  • Dentists
  • Prosthodontists
  • Nutritionists 
  • Nurses
  • Social workers 

Our experts provide leading edge, complete 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. This is for 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 team of specialists. 

The team includes:

  • Head and neck surgeons
  • Facial plastics & reconstructive surgeons
  • Dermatologists
  • Radiation oncologists
  • Medical oncologists
  • Dermatopathologists
  • Nutritionists
  • Nurses
  • Social workers

Endocrine Surgery

Our team of highly experienced surgeons provide evidence-based treatment for the entire range of endocrine disorders. This includes everything 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. These services are tailored for your needs. We have locations throughout the greater Indianapolis area to provide high quality, convenient care.  

General Otolaryngology

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

Laryngology

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

Otology/Neurotology

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

We 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 complete evaluation of your nasal and sinus symptoms. We will personalize a treatment plan for you. This  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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