General Otolaryngology

Your Ear, Nose and Throat Home

General otolaryngologists at UC Health care for most of your ear, nose and throat needs, including surgery. When you need more specialized attention, we seamlessly refer you to an otolaryngology subspecialty colleague within our department.

Our highly trained, experienced general otolaryngologists care for conditions including:

  • HKlaben-scopeearing loss
  • Tinnitus (ringing in the ears)
  • Recurrent ear infections
  • Follow-up care after ear surgery elsewhere
  • Ear drainage
  • Perforated eardrum
  • Vertigo and dizziness related to ear structures
  • Ear itching
  • Swimmer’s ear
  • External ear lesion
  • External ear trauma
  • Difficulty breathing through the nose
  • Deformity that affects breathing
  • Sinus problems
  • Allergies affected the ear, nose and throat region
  • Snoring and sleep apnea
  • Nasal obstruction
  • Recurrent nose bleeds
  • Recurrent mouth sores
  • Difficulty swallowing
  • Voice problems
  • Chronic sore throat
  • Chronic cough
  • Laryngeal cancer follow-up care
  • Mucosal lesions in the nose, mouth or throat
  • Skin lesions on the scalp, neck and face
  • Neck lumps
  • Thyroid and parathyroid problems
  • Saliva gland problems including masses, cysts, stones in duct and chronic infections

Your Complete Care Team

Your care involves more than just our world-class physicians. We provide a full complement of dedicated professionals to make sure every aspect of your ear, nose and throat health and well-being is addressed. This includes:

  • Audiologists for a full range of diagnostic testing of hearing and balance, hearing aid fittings and hearing rehabilitation for cochlear implant and other hearing impairments.
  • Speech/language pathologists evaluate voice and swallowing issues for cancer and stroke patients, professional voice-users (teaches, singers) and others.
  • Dedicated, highly trained nurses in our allergy division provide testing and administer injections and oral drops, and educate patients about ways to minimize the effects of allergies.

You have easy access to everything UC Health has to offer, including the most up-to-date equipment and technology, advanced imaging, laboratory services and hospital care at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center and award-winning UC Health West Chester Hospital.

Our otolaryngology team is eager to solve your ear, nose and throat problems and restore you to wholeness. Every day, we help people just like you find relief they never thought possible. You don’t have to wait any longer ⎯ immediate appointments are available.

Our Team

  • Contact Us

    To schedule an appointment, or contact the department,
    call (513) 475-8400 or
    (800) 272-4645.