Otolaryngology - Ears, Nose, and Throat (ENT)
Location: Medical Mall, 2nd Floor
Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri, 0730-1630, Ear Cleaning Clinic on Friday mornings
Fax: (210) 916-1247
Referral Clinic Only
To contact a physician for Otolaryngology call 210-916-2985 (option 3) for Audiology and Speech Pathology call 916-3336 (option 4).
If you are not contacted for a consult appointment within 3-5 days; please call 916-9900 and inform the clerk.
The Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Service provide definitive medical and surgical care for diseases of the ear, nose, throat, and larynx. This includes reconstructive and facial plastic surgery for trauma patients admitted through the emergency medicine service along with general surgery, plastic surgery, oral surgery and ophthalmology services, as needed, endoscopic treatment of foreign bodies from the esophagus and tracheal bronchial tree, and managing diseases and tumors of the head and neck.
Other services provided our beneficiaries include: Supervision of the Hearing Conservation program at Fort Sam Houston; Speech Pathology services through habilitative and rehabilitative services for eligible individuals displaying a communicative or swallowing disorder and an Audiology Center for the Great Plains Health Services Support Area providing a full range of audiologic and neuro-otologic evaluation of patients with hearing and balance problems, including hearing aid evaluation, fitting and aural rehabilitation. The Otolaryngology Service also provides a four year residency training program, training of medical specialists and nurses as well as clinical rotations of experience for clinical clerks, rotating interns, residents and physician assistant students.