The ENT department at Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital is very well equipped. The department located at 7th floor of the hospital. It is equipped to make comprehensive diagnosis of all ENT disorders. We also have state of the art Audiology & Speech Therapy Centre which specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of hearing and speech problems for infants, children and adults.
Facilities Available :
- ENT Consultation
- Diagnostic Nasal Endoscopy
- Diagnostic Flexible & Rigid Laryngoscopy
- Vertigo Clinic
- Voice Clinic
Our operation theatre has some of the most advanced facilities and medical equipment purchased from the worlds best vendors such as Karl Storz & Carl Zeiss to mention a few
Audiological/Hearing tests like Pure Tone Audiometry, Impedance Audiometry, BERA, Oto-Acoustic Emission (OAE) and Auditory steady state response (ASSR) are conducted to determine the hearing sensitivity and various ear problems for all age groups, from infants to adults. Special tests useful in vertigo problems like Short Increment Sensitivity Index (SISI), Tone Decay Test (TDT) and high rate Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) are also routinely done. Early intervention by means of fitting of hearing aids in children and adults is also conducted here.
Speech Therapy :
Speech Therapy is routinely done for various speech problems like stammering, articulation problems, loss of speech after stroke, unclear speech, delayed speech and language in children, speech problem in case of Parkinson’s disease and other neurological problems, swallowing problems (Vital Stim Therapy along with Traditional Therapy Approaches), delayed speech and language with hearing impairment, autism, cerebral palsy, attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder, mental retardation, down’s syndrome etc.
Voice analysis (computerized assessment of voice) and Voice Therapy is routinely done in cases of hoarseness and harshness of voice, vocal cord palsy, professional voice disorders, high pitched voice in males (Puberphonia), and other voice problems, in both children and adults.