ENT

ENT

Vijay hospitals are known for its comprehensive services offering complete care for ear, nose and throat. ENT problems can cause symptoms varying from a runny nose, sneezing, fever, sore throat, cough to severe complications including hearing loss, and meningitis.

Common ENT Problems

  • Cholesteatoma
  • Dysphagia
  • Otitis Media
  • Gastric Reflux
  • Hearing Loss.
  • Hoarseness of voice
  • Adenoiditis & Adenoid hypertrophy
  • Cleft lip & Cleft palate
  • Facial nerve injuries/paralysis

Facilities available at Vijay hospitals Advanced equipment

Laser for various Surgeries Lasers have revolutionized the way otolaryngologists approach surgery, enabling highly precise and, often, less invasive treatment of a wide range of ENT disorders. Depending on the relevance, three diverse lasers are employed: the diode laser with the wavelengths of 980nm or 1470nm, the green KTP laser or the CO2 laser. Advantages of the laser in comparison to the electrical surgery Smaller postoperative oedemaLesser pain Spontaneous epithelialisation of defects Laryngeal microdebrider ENT instruments including microdebriders and blades help perform precise laryngeal and airway procedures for both adult and pediatric patients. Microdebriders well-suited for a variety of lesions throughout the airway. It allows custom speed, suction, and irrigation settings Indications

  • Recurrent respiratory papillomatosis (RRP)
  • Tracheal or laryngeal polypectomy
  • Tracheal or laryngeal lesion debulking.
  • Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy
  • Microdebrider-assisted extended uvulopalatoplasty for obstructive sleep apnea

Harmonic Scalpel The harmonic scalpel (HS) is a novel surgical tool that makes use of ultrasonic energy for the process of coagulation. Influenced by its favourable use in other surgical fields, the HS has become more frequently used in ENT surgery, above all in thyroid surgery Indications Tonsillectomy Thyroidectomy Cancers of a tongue and soft palate submandibular parotidectomy Allergic rhinitis Rhinophyma
Atmos Stroboscope Stroboscopic imaging of vocal fold vibratory function during phonation continues to play a central role in diagnostic, therapeutic, and surgical decisions during the management and treatment of voice disorders.
Sialendoscope for endoscopy Sialendoscopy is a new, minimally invasive procedure offered used in an outpatient setting to alleviate obstruction in the parotid and submandibular glands Comprehensive & Advanced care for all ENT cases
The entire custom ENT surgeries like Tympanoplasty, Mastoidectomy, Stapedotomy, FESS, Rhinoplasty, Microlaryngeal Surgery, Phonosurgery, Septoplasty are performed here at Vijay hospitals. Apart from this regular ENT surgical procedures it also provides advanced ENT surgeries including

  • Paediatric Airway Surgery
  • Laryngeal/Tracheal Stenoses
  • Endoscopic Skull base surgery for CSF leak,
  • Pituitary tumours
  • Frontal Sinus Disease
  • Lateral Skull-base surgery
  • Cochlear Implantation – on totally deaf patients

Diagnostic facilities include:

The following investigations for endocrine disorders are available at Vijay hospitals

Rigid Endoscope This nasal endoscope is a medical device consisting of thin rigid fibreoptic tubes connected to light source allows visualization of the nasal passages, structures and sinuses. It provides an enhanced detailed view of the nasal anatomy, central airway and posterior aspects of the nose and sinuses.
Flexible Endoscopy Is the Same Telescope as that of the rigid endoscopy but is flexible enough to allow for easier insertion in the deeper structures
BERA (Hearing Test) Brainstem evoked response audiometry test is generally performed to identify any pathology in the vestibulocochlear nerve or the brainstem. The test is recommended for individuals in who are at an increased risk for hearing loss and in whom conventional audiometry cannot be performed
Tailor Made Speech Therapy Tailor-made Independent Speech and Language Therapy helps meet the needs and interests of children and young people from birth to 18 years
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