The Otorhinolaryngology (ENT) department at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota includes several specialty groups that focus on disorders and diseases of the head and neck:
The Division of Audiology, part of the Department of Otorhinolaryngology, annually serves more than 20,000 patients with hearing and balance problems and offers on-site hearing aid services.
Facial Plastic Surgery
Experienced, board-certified plastic surgeons in Aesthetic and Reconstructive Facial Plastic Surgery perform hundreds of procedures each year to reverse the signs of aging, to remove facial contour irregularities or deformities, and to make the overall appearance of the face more natural and youthful.
Balance Testing Laboratory
Mayo offers advanced testing for balance or dizziness-related problems in the Vestibular and Balance Testing Laboratory.
Mayo Clinic in Minnesota is one of the few medical centers in the United States with the expertise to perform specialized pediatric otolaryngology surgeries, such as laryngotracheal reconstruction.
Mayo Clinic's experienced laryngology specialists offer the latest diagnosis and treatment options for vocal cord abnormalities and laryngeal diseases, including laryngeal phonosurgery for voice disorders, laryngeal Botox™ therapy, focused vocal therapy, and KTP laser and CO2 treatments.
Head and Neck Cancer
At Mayo Clinic, head and neck cancer patients have access to experienced specialists and the latest treatments, such as robotic surgery for tumor removal.