Department of Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

McGovern Medical School

UTHealth Pediatric ENT

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The pediatric otorhinolaryngology service represents a truly unique and collaborative effort between some of the best known and most respected experts in the field of pediatric ENT care. Our team consists of top specialists from Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston Department of Otorhinolaryngology, and Children’s ENT of Houston—all dedicated to providing outstanding, comprehensive care to all children suffering from disorders of the ear, nose, and throat.

Scope of Expertise

We offer a complete range of pediatric ENT services for the diagnosis and treatment of all diseases, abnormalities, and conditions related to the ear, nose, and throat. Our comprehensive approach to treating pediatric ENT disorders includes special competencies in the surgical and nonsurgical management of:

  • Tonsil and adenoid diseases
  • Ear infections
  • Ear diseases
  • Sinusitis
  • Airway disorders
  • Masses of the head and neck
  • Vascular malformations of the head and neck
  • Larynx and trachea issues
  • Sleep apnea
  • Hearing loss
  • Speech and language disorders

Treatment

We are committed to innovation in the treatment of difficult pediatric ENT problems and to close collaboration with referring physicians. Once a diagnosis has been made, we have at our disposal the most advanced treatment options available, including state-of-the-art medical therapy and surgery, using minimally invasive techniques whenever possible.

In order to provide the most comprehensive pediatric care possible, our team of affiliated specialists takes a multi-disciplinary approach to diagnosis and treatment by integrating our efforts with other experts in the field. We work in close collaboration with a wide range of pediatric colleagues, including specialists in pediatric pulmonary disorders, gastroenterology, sleep medicine, infectious disease, critical care, and neonatology, as well as general pediatricians.

Leading experts who are leading the experts of tomorrow

Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital is a tertiary care teaching hospital working closely with the UT Medical School Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Children’s ENT of Houston to further research and education in the field of pediatric otolaryngology.

By educating and training future generations of pediatric otorhinolaryngologists, general otorhinolaryngologists, pediatricians, and family practitioners in the field of pediatric ENT, we can assure that a high level of expertise and excellence is passed from experienced, passionate professionals to the young physicians of today — helping to create the leading authorities of tomorrow.

In addition to training young physicians for a fulfilling career in pediatric ENT, we are on the forefront of new research initiatives in both the clinical and basic sciences to ensure that our patients have access to the latest advancements in the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric conditions relating to the ear, nose, and throat.