The surgical and medicinal therapy of head and neck problems is the focus of the surgical subspecialty of Otolaryngology. Otorhinolaryngologists, otolaryngologists, head and neck surgeons, or ENT surgeons or physicians are the names of medical professionals who specialize in this field. Otorhinolaryngologists treat patients for conditions affecting the ear, nose, throat, base of the skull, head, and neck.
Functional illnesses that impact the senses and functions of eating, drinking, speaking, breathing, swallowing, and hearing are frequently among them. Additionally, ENT surgery includes plastic surgery of the face and neck, as well as the surgical management and repair of malignancies and benign tumors of the head and neck.