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What specialties have been hit hardest by the pandemic?

In the first half of 2020, ophthalmology, otolaryngology, gastroenterology and dermatology were among the hardest hit, according to an analysis of Medicare physician spending by the American Medical Association.

Source: Becker's ASC
Published: 18 May 2021

Ear, Nose, & Throat (ENT) Doctor or Primary Care Physician: When to See an ENT

Otolaryngology is a medical specialty for physicians who treat diseases and conditions that affect the ear, nose, and throat (ENT). Otolaryngologists (ENT doctors) are also trained as surgical specialists to perform surgery on the delicate tissues and ...

Source: UUHC Health Feed
Published: 31 Jul 2020

Ear Tubes No Better Than Antibiotics for Otitis Media in Young Kids

The debate over tympanostomy tubes vs antibiotics for recurrent acute otitis media (AOM) in young children is long-standing. Now, results of a randomized controlled trial show that tubes do not significantly lower the rate of episodes compared with antibiotics,

Source: Medscape
Published: 13 May 2021

Otolaryngology manifestations of COVID-19: a contemporary viewpoint

Since the first documented case of pneumonia of unknown origin hailed from Wuhan city, Hubei province, China, back in December 2019, the novel SARS-CoV-2 leading to COVID-19 has swept across the globe afflicted the people in every corner.

Source: BMJ
Published: 19 Apr 2021

Pediatric Otolaryngology Fellowship

Our Pediatric Otolaryngology Fellowship Program was established in 1992, and has been training fellows ever since that time. In 1998, our program became one of the first fellowship programs to obtain Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education ...

Source: Baylor College of Medicine
Published: 02 Aug 2020

Otolaryngology Residency

Alford Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery residency training program at Baylor College of Medicine. This five-year training program consists of a one-year internship. This internship is under the direction and supervision of the ...

Source: Baylor College of Medicine
Published: 02 Aug 2020

Erin Smith, MD, obtains certification by the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

A board-certified plastic surgeon with otolaryngology expertise can provide therapies including otoplasty, or reshaping of the ear cartilage, facial implants to repair bone loss from cancer or ...

Published: 11 May 2021


Texas Doctor Clay Cockerell And His Clinic Accused Of Racking Up $4.2 Million In Fake ClaimsThe Department of Justice has filed suit against a North Texas dermatopathologist and his clinic ...

Source: CBS Detroit
Published: 01 Jan 2021

Are Ear Cleaning Kits Safe?

Jethanamest is director of the division of otology and neurotology in the department of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at NYU Langone Health in New York.

Source: U.S. News & World Report
Published: 12 Apr 2021

AAO/HNS issue guideline for opioid use after otolaryngologic surgery

AAO/HNS issue guideline for opioid use after otolaryngologic surgery. (HealthDay)—In a clinical practice guideline issued by the American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 28 Apr 2021

Surveillance Spurned for Small Papillary Thyroid Tumors

and colleagues in JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery. Treatment recommendations were based on a clinical vignette involving a 0.9-cm papillary thyroid tumor. Total thyroidectomy was the ...

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 23 Apr 2021

Women's History Month: Morgan leads the way for women in Otolaryngology

For Women’s History Month, celebrated annually in March, we are celebrating a woman in Otolaryngology who made history at the UAB School of Medicine and helped shape the future of the specialty. "Women can’t do that" is a phrase Alice Morgan ...

Source: Kaleido Scope
Published: 08 Mar 2021

American Academy of Otolaryngology PAC Profile

*Based on data released by the Federal Election Commission on April 01, 2021 except for independent expenditure and communication cost, contributions to federal candidates, and contributions from individual donor data, which were released by the Federal ...

Published: 01 Apr 2021

The Best Headphones to Protect Your Ears from Hearing Loss

Whether you're working from home, or using earbuds more often while you stay at home during the pandemic, here's how to protect your ears from permanent damage

Source: Rolling Stone on
Published: 11 May 2021

Philips Healthcare showcases its latest innovations in Sleep Therapy at the 8th Otolaryngology Exhibition and Conference in Dubai

At the 8 th Otolaryngology Exhibition and Conference, Royal Philips Electronics is demonstrating, for the second year in a row, its most recent innovative range of Sleep Diagnostics and Therapy ...

Source: Al Bawaba News
Published: 02 May 2021

Study shows increase in cases of sudden hearing loss caused by Covid-19

The study was carried out by three otolaryngology specialists, Assoc. Prof. Vural Fidan, Dr. Handan Koyuncu and Dr. Yaşar Okan Akın, and published in the peer-reviewed American Journal of Otolaryngology. While the number of people who applied to the ...

Source: Bianet
Published: 19 Apr 2021

Study underscores the importance of mental health screening in adolescents with hearing loss

Ivette Cejas, PhD, Associate Professor and Director of Family Support Services, Department of Otolaryngology, University of Miami Health System, Miller School of Medicine Early identification and ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 04 May 2021

Study Links Chronic Sinus Inflammation to Changes in Brain Activity

Sinus inflammation has been linked to alterations in brain activity, according to a new study published in JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery. Specifically, neural networks that modulate cognition, introspection, and response to external stimuli are ...

Source: Pharmacy Times
Published: 14 Apr 2021

Study explains 'cocktail party effect' in hearing impairment

"This differs from what people with normal hearing experience in what is known as the 'cocktail party effect,'" said Lina Reiss, Ph.D., associate professor of otolaryngology/head and neck surgery ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 21 Apr 2021

Erin Smith, MD, obtains certification by the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

AUSTIN, Texas, May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The offerings in reconstructive cosmetic repair at Buckingham Center for Facial Plastic Surgery are growing thanks to Dr. Erin Smith. This skilled ...

Published: 11 May 2021

Why your voice sounds weird on recordings

The way your voice makes its way into people's eardrums is unique to how it travels to your own head as you speak. But that doesn't mean it sounds worse.

Source: Popular Science
Published: 18 May 2021

'The Incredible Hulk' Lou Ferrigno hears with a cochlear implant

Chairman of Otolaryngology at Greater Baltimore Medical Center and Senior Vice President, Clinical Strategy and Innovation, Cochlear Limited. "If you or a loved one are struggling to hear on the phone, constantly asking people to repeat themselves in ...

Source: WFMZ-TV
Published: 18 May 2021

What's New With Boston Scientific Stock?

The stock price of Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX) has corrected 3.5% over the last five trading sessions, and the dip appears to be a good buy

Source: Nasdaq
Published: 18 May 2021

Plastic Surgeons Had Top Pay and Largest Bump in Pandemic

That may be partly a result of patients working from home and being able to hide their recovery. Plastic surgeons' compensation grew 10% to $526,000.

Source: Medscape
Published: 17 May 2021

Nearly half of ENTs expect to hit pre-pandemic income levels within the next year: Medscape

A smaller percentage of ENTs say they will never recover their pre-pandemic income. Here's a breakdown of when ENTs think they will hit pre-pandemic income levels: 1. In the next year: 49 percent 2. In two to three years: 34 percent 3.

Source: Becker's ASC
Published: 17 May 2021

All you need to know about Rhinoplasty in Turkey – M.D. Seçkin Ulusoy

Turkey may be the right answer for you. Surgeons there are experts in the field of cosmetology and can provide you with the best results without any hazards. Dr. Seçkin Ulusoy – Rhinoplasty Turkey – Istanbul Before After Rhinoplasty must be performed by experienced doctors.

Source: Associated Press
Published: 15 May 2021

Warram receives NIH R37 MERIT Award

The strength of UAB is its people. Students, faculty and staff are engaged in their work and aim to positively impact the world.

Source: Kaleido Scope
Published: 13 May 2021

The Very Real Health Danger of BBQ: Swallowing Grill Brush Bristles

An estimated 1,700 Americans went to an emergency room between 2002 and 2014 after having ingested wire bristles in grilled food, according to a

Source: The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Published: 12 May 2021