The Department of Otorhinolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery (Ear, Nose, and Throat) at FMRI is dedicated to deliver the best available care to all of our patients, and to widen our knowledge through continuous research and education. Backed by a full-fledged healthcare facility, we provide a full range of medical care options, best-in-industry technology by expert doctors and staff. Adhering to our commitment to deliver best possible care, we impart education to medical students, residents and fellows (doctors in training), and practicing physicians, and offer educational information and seminars to our patients as well.
A multi-disciplinary team of field specialists and physicians treats a wide range of ear, nose, and throat-related disorders, such as hoarseness, hearing loss, sore throats, snoring and sinus problems, and cancer of the head and neck region. They work together to devise a personalised treatment plan for each patient at the centre preceded by an in-depth investigation employing the most advanced diagnostic technique.
Some of the common problems we treat include
- Otology/Neurotology (ear problems)
- Head and Neck Cancer
- Voice and Speech Disorders
- Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
- Rhinology (nose and sinus problems)
- Medical Otorhinolaryngology
The department includes specialists in all aspects of head and neck oncology, including
- Radiation oncology
- Medical oncology
- Plastic and reconstructive surgery
- Dental and maxillofacial prosthetics
- Speech and swallowing therapy
- Interventional neuroradiology
We also provide latest therapies for hearing loss treatment, including conventional and programmable hearing aids and cochlear implants. Our dedication to our work is required to achieve the supreme clinical quality and patient outcomes is why people consistently count on and recommend the ear, nose and throat specialists at Fortis Memorial Research Institute.
Our mission at FMRI is to provide outstanding, cutting-edge clinical care, research, and state-of-the-art clinical care to patients with diseases of the ear, nose, throat and the head and neck region.
The physicians, audiologists, and speech and swallowing experts at FMRI have extensive expertise in all aspects of clinical care, including ear disease and hearing loss, dizziness, voice discords, nasal and sinus illnesses, head and neck tumours, thyroid and parathyroid surgery, swallowing problems, and infections of the head and neck.
We provide excellence and international leadership by teaching, fellowships, conducting research, and by exemplary clinical practice. The department has indeed the most modern and state-of-the art technology at disposal for complete care for its patients.
- Stroboscopic examination on the larynx for voice disorders
- Digital recording of endoscopic procedures and microscopic examination of the ear
- Audiological evaluation
- Skin prick testing
- Sleep study and speech assessments
- Balloon Sinuplasty
- Zeiss Microscope
- Nasal Endoscopes
- Flexible Laryngoscopes
- Chip-on-Tip Nasopharyngoscope
- Hopkins Rod Telescopes
- PNS Shaver System
- High Speed Otologic Drill System
- Nerve Monitoring Facilities and Image Guidance Navigation System.