The Best ENT Hospital in Pudukkottai
The ENT department at Muthu Meenakshi Hospitals caters to conditions related to ear, nose and throat and offers a complete range of ENT services with a very high standard of care. The ENT specialists at the department are well trained and possess years of experience in treating patients with disorders and diseases associated with ear, nose, and throat. Our operation theatres have necessary equipment for advanced ENT treatments.
Muthu Meenakshi Hospitals brings you cutting edge ENT care backed by a team of highly qualified specialists, surgeons and audiologists who are opinion makers in their respective fields. We have ENT specialists who are trained in both surgery and medicine and can diagnose and treat the patients with any health issue.
Our department specializes in medical & surgical treatment for conditions such as, Hearing loss, Otosclerosis, Ear infections, CSOM-Tinnitus (ringing in the ears), middle ear, inner ear and mastoid problems, Balance disorders, Nerve pain. We also offer cutting-edge procedures like cochlear implants. Our Audiology department provides specialized support through comprehensive evaluation & rehabilitation for individuals with hearing loss, and pre/post cochlear implant therapy.
Commonly treated conditions
Tonsilitis: It is an inflammation or infection of the tonsils. It can be caused by common cold, strep throat or mono. Its symptoms are inflamed and swollen tonsils, sore throat, white or yellow patches on the tonsils, problem in swallowing, stiff neck, fever, bad breath, headache, and swollen lymph nodes on sides of neck. If tonsilitis continues for long, the tonsils may have to be removed surgically by a procedure called tonsillectomy.
Sleep Apnoea: It is an obstruction in breathing while sleeping. Its symptoms are snoring, fatigue, episodes of snoring and gasping during sleep, headaches, depression, waking up with a dry or sore throat, and waking up multiple times in the night. It can be treated by continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP), adopting lifestyle changes or if there are abnormalities in the airway, ENT surgery.
Ear Infections: Upon entry of germs into the air and becoming trapped there, ear infections occur. They may also occur due to accumulation of fluid or mucus due to an allergy or a previous infection which leads to growth of bacteria or viruses in the ear. The symptoms of ear infections are pain, loss of hearing, balance problems and drainage from ear.
Sinus Infections: It is an infection or inflammation of the sinuses. Its symptoms are headache, runny nose, sneezing and coughing, bad breath, pain around the eyes, and toothaches.