ENT Specialist in Mumbai

At Apollo Spectra, we have best ENT specialist in Mumbai to treat all kinds of ENT problems. Our experts will discuss the diagnosis, prognosis, and planned treatment for your condition. Our aim is to offer you the most advanced care in the most compassionate way possible.
At Apollo Spectra we treat variety of disorders like Hearing loss, Sinus inflammation, Sleep Aponea, Tonsills Infection, Snoring, Ear Infection etc.
Some of other ENT conditions treated at Apollo Spectra are :

1. Cholesteatoma

It is an abnormal skin growth that develops in the middle ear behind the eardrum. Cholesteatoma increase in size over a period of time and destroys the delicate bones of the middle ear. Some of the symptoms of these problems are hearing loss, dizziness and facial muscle paralysis in a rare case. One should not ignore this ear problem and consider treatment for the same. Initially carefully cleaning ear, antibiotics and few eardrops aid the situation. A surgical treatment is required to protect the patient from serious issues when the situation turns out to be complicated.

2. Tonsils

Tonsils are two lymph nodes located at the back of your throat. It is a defensive unit of the throat which prevents infection. When tonsils are infected, it leads to a situation called as tonsillitis. There’s no specific age where it could get infected, Tonsils can occur at any age but usually found among children. The symptoms include a sore throat, swollen tonsils, and fever. It is infected through a variety of common viruses and bacteria. This disease leads to a complicated situation called strep throat. It can be easily diagnosed and cured within a time period of 7 to 10 days.

3. Sinus problems

Sinus isn’t actually a problem; it refers to the hollow air spaces between eyes, cheekbones and in the forehead. It is responsible for the production of mucus which keeps the inside of the nose moist. When the tissue of the nose is swollen due to allergies, it blocks the sinus passages. This blocked sinus passages can’t drain and causes pain. Depth and tone of the voice are highly influenced through the sinus. A person suffering through sinus needs to take extreme care of things around his environment to avoid the further swelling in the nose. One must keep themselves away from irritants such as tobacco, smoking, and strong chemical odors.

4. Nosebleeds

Nosebleeds appear frightening but they aren’t serious. The medical term for it is epistaxis. During a nosebleed, Blood flow from one or both nostrils. It lasts for a few seconds or maybe up to 10 minutes. If the bleeding doesn’t stop then you need to seek medical advice. A nosebleed can be stopped placing an ice pack on the bridge of the nose. A minor injury, blowing your nose hard or picking your nose can cause a nosebleed. Usually, Children between the age of 2- 10, elderly people and pregnant women get nosebleeds.

5. Tinnitus

A problem in which a person perceives a noise or ringing in the ears. 1 out of 5 people suffers from tinnitus. It is not considered to be a serious problem but it is annoying and with age, this problem worsens. Varieties of sounds could be heard like roaring, clicking, hissing, and buzzing. This problem is developed because of ear bone changes, age-related hearing loss, exposure to loud noise, earwax blockage, Meniere’s disease, TMJ disorders and acoustic neuroma. It causes depression, stress, sleep problems, trouble concentrating, anxiety, and irritability.

6. Laryngitis

It refers to inflammation of the tissues of the organ of voice – Larynx. Almost every person in his lifetime has experienced laryngitis due to viral infection. However, the irritation can be caused by infection, vocal overuse, smoking, allergic reaction or direct trauma. It can be diagnosed by an ENT Specialist. The voice becomes hoarse or is reduced to a whisper in laryngitis. Voice therapy can prove helpful in such faulty voice production.

7. Earache

It is a problem related to either in the middle ear or the outer ear. A ENT specialist in Mumbai should be approached. When there is no sign of improvement over a period of 48 hours. Ear wax, when gathered in the ear canal, impairs hearing and rarely causes pain. In an earache, the eardrum is usually stretched and swollen which impair hearing and is quite painful. Few antibiotics or painkillers can relieve a patient from the painful condition.

8. Ménière’s Disease

One of the disease to be named after a French doctor. The symptoms of the disease are vomiting, loss of hearing, buzzing in the ears, nausea, and dizziness. This disease does not come with a warning and happens quite suddenly. Stress could be a factor for it but there is no known cause of Ménière’s disease. ENT specialist in Mumbai suggests a patient suffering from this disease to adopt a low-stress lifestyle. At times, Ménière’s disease is mistaken for as vertigo and tinnitus.

9. Acoustic Neuroma

An acoustic neuroma is a slow-growing tumor which presses against the hearing and balance nerves. There are no or very mild symptoms initially. The mild symptoms include Ringing in the ears, dizziness, balance problems and loss of hearing on one side. It is very difficult to diagnose it. Once the tumor is diagnosed, surgery and radiation are the options of treatment available. The small tumor does not need any kind of treatment other than a regular checkup.
If you need ENT Specialist in Mumbai then Apollo Spectra Hospitals is the destination. At Spectra Institute of ENT State-of-the-art equipment like Operating Microscope, Sinus Endoscopy Set, Shaves System for all Endo-nasal Procedures & Coblation System for Tonsil, Adenoids & Sleep Apnoea helps in excellent clinical outcomes & quick recovery.