Certainly, it is very hard to overestimate the significance of ENT-organs – ear, nose, throat –for the full life support of a human organism. A nose warms and cleans the inspiratory air, as well as gives a possibility to enjoy the flavor of life. A throat is a conductor of air and food, a place of voice formation and a keeper of the important component of immune system. An ear gives us a capability to perceive sounds. Their diseases not only worsen the quality of a man’s life, but also provoke the development of diseases of bronchi and lungs, cardiovascular, nervous, and other systems. But, to our no small regret, there is a popular, strange and dangerous misconception that a man is able to solve the problems with the health by himself. And the worse thing is when in this context it is a question of pathology of vital systems.
If proper attention is not paid to the treatment of ENT-pathologies, there is a risk of development of complications, affecting nervous, cardiac, inspiratory and immune systems of the organism. Therefore if you have even the slightest complaint, you shouldn’t postpone a visit to the otolaryngologist.
The optimal conditions are created at "the Oxford Medical" clinic in order to render competent assistance to the patients with various pathologies of ENT-organs. In the otorhinolaryngological office at the Family Madicine of the clinic the patients are waited for by the experienced doctors, having a long-term experience in practical work and knowing the modern methods of diagnostics and treatment in otorhinolaryngology, including endoscopic. Owing to the modern equipment, all manipulations are conducted in the outpatient clinic.
ENT specialist examines questions of diagnostics, treatment and disease prevention of ear, throat and nose. It got its name from the combination of their Latin manes. Nasal cavity is the beginning of the upper anatomical airways, it is connected with antrum of Highmore and frontal sinus of a skull by means of special passages. The most widespread diseases of a nose are rhinitis (a cold), sinusitis, genyantritis, furunculus of a nose. A throat serves as a place of transaction of inspiratory and digestive systems, it consists of the pharynx and the larynx. The functions of breathing and swallowing are regulated reflectorily by means of special muscles. Amygdalae and vocal cords are located here too. Pathologies of a throat occurred very frequently are laryngitis, pharyngitis, tonsillitis (angina).
In addition, the otolaryngologist of the Family Medicine Department at "the Oxford Medical" is engaged in therapy of sharp and chronic inflammations of all parts of an ear — otitises, as well as traumas, otomycoses and other related pathologies.
The main reasons why it is worth visiting an otolaryngologist of Family Medicine in "the Oxford Medical" clinic are as follows:
- Certified specialists of the high level in the field of otolaryngology, developers of unique authors’ methods of treatment for ENT-pathologies.
- Individual approach to each patient.
- The modern European equipment applied for treatment and diagnostics of diseases of ear, nose, and throat, by which it is possible to receive the high quality digital X-ray pictures of maxillary sinuses, and it means to evaluate their condition objectively.
- An atmosphere of care and benevolence, creating the feeling of comfort for the patient.
The complex medical diagnostics, including roentgenography, endoscopic methods, computerized tomography, ultrasound investigation – all that allows increasing the accuracy of examination and reduce the scopes of surgical interference. The endoscopy gives the possibility to conduct both diagnostics, and treatment simultaneously.
The main thing is to remember that the modern effective and careful treatment of diseases of a nose, a throat and an ear has great significance in order to support the health and full-fledged energetic functioning of the human body.