Department of Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

McGovern Medical School

Online Ear Disease Photo Book


Chapter 1 – Introduction


  1. Manual Format

    In the course of a normal week an ENT (EARS, NOSE, and THROAT) doctor sees a great many ear problems…. Read the full article…

  2. How to examine the ears

    The Physician uses a specialized instrument called an “otoscope” (“oto” = Ear; and “scope” = to view) to examine an… Read the full article…

  3. Suggested Procedure

    Be sure to select the correct “tip” (speculum) to fit the patient’s ear. Turn on the light. Hold the back… Read the full article…