Select Page
×
We are a multispecialty healthcare provider in Pune, delivering the safest, most effective and most compassionate care to each and every one of our patients.

Contact Us For Help
+91-9373 813 040

When Should You Consult a Doctor for Orthopedic Pain?

When Should You Consult a Doctor for Orthopedic Pain?

As you become older, aches and pains may become more common, but that doesn't always mean they're normal. Athletes may sometimes ignore injuries that they ascribe to common training aches and pains when they require medical treatment. The fact is that it might be...

  • Home
  • Ear Nose and Throat (ENT)

Department Of
Ear Nose and Throat (ENT)

ears-nose-and-throat-otolaryngology

Overview

There is a wide range of ear, nose, and throat (ENT) problems, and each has a distinct set of symptoms. These are the most prevalent ENT conditions, and they are listed below in that order. Not everyone will have the same symptoms or feel them to the same degree as others. Therefore, an ENT expert or healthcare practitioner is required to establish an accurate diagnosis and give appropriate therapy in certain circumstances.

Everything You Need To Know About ENT

What is It?

Otolaryngology is a branch of medicine that focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of ear, nose, and throat issues. Head and neck surgery is another common word for otolaryngology since otolaryngologists are educated in pharmacological and surgical therapies. As an otolaryngologist who works with the ear, nose, and throat, the term “ENT” is often used by patients and the general public.

Conditions

ENT illnesses and diseases come in a broad variety of forms, with a corresponding spectrum of symptoms. In addition, some of these symptoms are more prevalent than others. For example, patients with ear, nose, and throat illnesses may suffer a variety of similar symptoms. 

The following are four of the most frequent ENT conditions:

Ear Infections

Ear illnesses are the most frequent form of ENT problems, accounting for about half of all cases. To put it simply, ear infections arise when germs or bacteria get stuck in the inner ear canal and become infected. A little tube canal in your ear drains undesired bacteria and sends them down to the neck; if that tube canal is too small or gets blocked, a person may suffer from an ear ailment.

Some of the most common signs that a person afflicted with an ear illness would experience are as follows:

  • Experiencing Nausea and Vomiting
  • Ear Pain and Pressure
  • Discharge of Fluids from the Ear
  • High Fever
  • Trouble in Hearing 
  • Loss of Balance

The most prevalent patients of ear disorders tend to be children and toddlers, and it is generally accepted that ear infections are the most common kind of infection among children and toddlers.

Because toddlers are unable to communicate, it is critical to understand how to determine if they have an ear infection or not. The following are the signs and symptoms of an ear infection in a toddler:

  • Eating or Drinking Disorders
  • Pulling or Tugging on the Ears
  • Responding Negligently to Loud Noises or When Called Their Name
  • An increase in uneasiness during bedtime

Strep Throat Problem

The medical word streptococci, a family of bacteria, is shortened to strep throat. A strep throat can occur if germs infect the throat’s surrounding tissues. The symptoms of strep throat may be similar to those of other throat infections, such as those listed below.

  • Sore Throat
  • Difficulty Eating and Drinking
  • Expanded or Enlarged Tonsils
  • Enlargement of Lymph Nodes
  • White Patches on the Back of Throat or Tonsils
  • High Fever
  • Extreme Body Pains
  • Unnecessary fatigue

Sinusitis Issue

If the germs proliferate and spread to the four hollow recesses of the skull, you may get sinusitis, affecting the sinuses surrounding the eyes and nose. This may result in the following consequences:

  • Bacterial Trap
  • Inflammation
  • Pressure on the Eyes
  • Excess Pain

Individuals are more prone to get sinusitis since it is a prevalent common cold; consequently, people are more likely to become infected with it, particularly during the winter season. In the case of an allergy that is not addressed for longer than 12 weeks, chronic sinusitis develops. Among the signs and symptoms of this condition are:

  • Headaches
  • Harsh or Dry Cough
  • Nasal Fluid Discharge
  • High Fever
  • Whole-Body Tiredness
  • Intense Toothache

Sleep Apnea Disease

Apnea is a medical word meaning inability to breathe, and sleep apnea refers to a brief lack of breath during sleep. Among the possible signs and symptoms of this condition are:

  • Daytime Sleepiness
  • Frequent nighttime awakenings
  • Depression
  • When you wake up, you feel tired.
  • Mood changes
  • Morning headaches
  • Waking up with a sore or dry throat

Apnea occurs in 4% of middle-aged men and 2% of middle-aged women, particularly in obese persons. Sleep apnea, if left untreated, may lead to serious health issues, such as high blood pressure.

Symptoms

The ENT patients in Pinehurst, Southern Pines, and the surrounding regions often report the following symptoms:

  • Runny Nose
  • Sore Throat
  • Coughing/Sneezing
  • Ear Ache
  • Loss of hearing
  • Snoring
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Breathing Problems/Mouth Breathing/Airway Issues
  • Balance Problems
  • Sinus Pressure
  • Tonsil or Adenoid Inflammation or Infection
  • Skin Problems
  • Ear Noise (Tinnitus)
  • Skin Cancers/Lesions
  • Bleeding Nose
  • Thyroid Mass
  • Nasal Congestion/Nasal Itching and Rubbing
  • Under-Eye Dark Circles
  • Clearing the Throat/Hoarseness
  • Smell and Taste Impairment

Conclusion

The vast majority of individuals will suffer from one or more of these illnesses at some point in their lives. If your symptoms are discussed with your healthcare practitioner, your healthcare provider may be able to diagnose an ENT disease during your appointment.

Sub Services

What Patient has to say about us

People heavily rely on reviews from other patients when choosing a healthcare provider

Reviews Header Icon

Abhijeet Gholkar

Our Patients

5 Star

We had an excellent experience at Oyster & Pearl hospital. We were here for emergency baby delivery and after that NICU for baby. Both deliveries for the mother and NICU for the kid were so delicately taken care of that by god's grace everything went well. Dr. Amita, Dr. Nivedita, Resident doctor staff, nursing staff, administration (Akash), cashless facility (TPA) dept everyone's efforts are well appreciated! Recommended.

Reviews Header Icon

Vinod Chavan

Our Patients

5 Star

Best paediatric hospital in Pune. Dr Amita Phadnis is the best paediatric doctor in Pune. The entire staff is the best and supportive. Also, sister Merry is very polite and supportive. Thank you.

Reviews Header Icon

Aniket Kalaskar

Our Patients

5 Star

Best Maternity hospital around the corner for Pimple Saudagar and nearby residents. Superb management and helpful staff always available for our service. Easy admission and discharge with well experienced staff. Highly recommended!!

Reviews Header Icon

Farheen Hasan

Our Patients

5 Star

ONP Rahatani, is an excellent hospital in Pimple Saudagar. Went there for my delivery. Doctors are really humble and ready to resolve all doubts. Staff is very polite and cooperative. Admin support was exceptional in all matters from the date of admission to discharge. The atmosphere of hospital was fresh, clean and positive. Hospital was well organised and everyone working in the hospital treats its patients with respect and dignity. highly recommend this hospital.

Reviews Header Icon

Priti Taravade

Our Patients

5 Star

ONP Leela hospital is best gynecology hospital in pimple saudagar, hospital is well organized and treats patients with dignity and respect. The staff is warm and caring. I would recommend this to all those in need of treatment.

Reviews Header Icon

Priti Dhumane

Our Patients

5 Star

I am very happy with the services provided by ONP hospitals best IVF and Maternity hospital. I am also thankful to all the doctors and staff members who supported us throughout the entire process. Special thanks to Dr. Avinash for guidance and encouragement.

Reviews Header Icon

Shraddha Kulkarni Shukla
Our Patients

5 Star

Dr Abhijeet Wahegaonkar is a God in orthopaedics with an excellent team ! ONP had Superb management with a caring approach. From admission till discharge, fantastic service.

Reviews Header Icon

Archana Marne
Our Patients

5 Star

Took vaccine here on 7th June. Everything is well managed and the staff is also good. Enough two wheeler parking space. The whole process of vaccination took 45 mins. Thank you team.

Reviews Header Icon

Aslam Tamboli

Our Patients

5 Star

It is the best IVF hospital in Pune. All the staff are very polite. Food quality is very good. Feeling happy and satisfied. Good service. Thank you so much to every doctor and every nurse.

Reviews Header Icon

Liyakatali Pathan

Our Patients

5 Star

The services and hospitality are appreciated. The nurses were available on call and very cooperative.Overall satisfied with the food quality, environment and services. Thank you.

Blogs

Videos

What is AMH

What is AMH

The granulosa cells in your ovarian follicles create the anti-Mullerian hormone, often known as AMH. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), the generation of AMH is a reflection of your ovarian reserve.

read more

FAQ’s

All You Need to Know About Reproduction

Most science students have to study about reproduction in their high school syllabus, and some learn from their parents, who may discuss it even earlier. It’s a very good thing to know about our own bodies…

read more

Quick Covid-19 Vaccination registrations at ONP Hospital.

Schedule your vaccination in two minutes!

    REQUEST FOR YOUR

    Consultation