Treatments & services: Ear, nose and throat

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Ansa cervicalis facial nerve grafting involves grafting a small nerve that controls muscles in the neck to the paralyzed facial nerve to restore function...


Skull base brain tumors can affect hearing, so your doctor might want you to have an audiogram, or a hearing test, before and after treatment. This will give you and your medical team a baseline (results that can be compared with later) for your hearing and will help with assessment after any treatment...


Auditory brainstem response is an important test of inner ear function. This allows measurement of the time it takes a sound in a headphone worn by the patient to become a nerve impulse traveling up the vestibulocochlear nerve...


Balloon dilation is a minimally invasive procedure that reopens the sinus pathways and restores drainage. Learn more at the New York Head and Neck Institute.


A barium swallow (also known as a barium esophagogram or upper GI series) is an examination of the esophagus and stomach using barium to coat the walls of the upper digestive tract so that it may be examined under X-ray...


Caldwell-Luc is the opening of the anterior wall of the maxillary sinus and the surgical drainage of this sinus into the nose via an antrostomy. With the introduction of endoscopic sinus surgery, Caldwell-Luc is much more selectively employed as intranasal approaches often permit excellent access to the maxillary sinus...


Chin and face implants are man-made materials that have been shown over many years to be safe without interfering with surrounding tissues. The implants are introduced through incisions under the skin or inside the mouth...


As a state-of-the-art facility, we offer superior diagnostic, medical and surgical care for infants and children with cleft lip. Our expert multidisciplinary team features pediatric plastic surgeons, oral surgeons, dentists, orthodontists, prosthetic specialists, ear/nose/throat specialists, geneticists, social workers, speech and hearing professionals and dedicated cleft coordinator nurses.


A cochlear implant is essentially a microphone that converts sound into electrical impulses. After a portion of the temporal bone called the mastoid is drilled away, small wires corresponding to several sound frequencies are passed into the cochlea (hearing part of the inner ear)...


A cordectomy is the surgical removal of part or all of the vocal cords. It can be performed using an endoscopic laser, where a special type of light is focused on the cancer through a small tube...