The doctors at the Acadian Ear, Nose & Throat Center in Lafayette, LA can help you with disorders of the ear, nose and throat.
What is Otolaryngology?
Otolaryngology is the medical specialty that deals with disorders and diseases of the ear, nose, and throat (known as ENT), as well as the structures in the head and neck that relate to the ENT area. This includes issues with hearing (audiology), nose and sinus problems, larynx, mouth and throat, and head and neck deformities, trauma or tumors.
Ears - In the United States, one in 15 adults over the age of 18 report that they experience some degree of hearing loss, while nearly three of every 1,000 children are born with a detectable level of hearing loss. Those numbers may not seem high, but if you are one of those that suffer from hearing issues, seeing a specialist can make all the difference. Otolaryngologists are specifically trained in the delicate structures of both the inner and outer ears, and know how to treat ear disorders, whether medically or surgically. At the Acadian ENT Center, the ear issues we typically treat are:
At the Acadian ENT Center, all of our doctors are board certified in otolaryngology, and our staff includes several doctors of audiology, as well as highly trained physician assistants and medical assistants. No matter what you may need, you will find the correct diagnosis and treatment at Acadian. Because otolaryngology covers such a wide spectrum of conditions, the field is divided into smaller sub-specialties. Each of our doctors are trained and experienced in most or all of the sub-specialties, in order to provide you with the most comprehensive care possible.
Our doctors at the Acadian ENT Center are here to help you with specific issues related to ear, nose and throat disorders. They offer expertise and training that you can't get from a general practitioner - the specialized field of otolaryngology allows them to focus on the cosmetic, functional, and reconstructive needs of the head, neck, and face, which ensures that you will receive accurate, personalized treatment. We are pleased to announce that we now offer the Xoran MiniCAT™ - same day computed tomography (CT) scans of the sinuses and temporal bones (ear), which can help us diagnose and treat your ENT concerns more quickly.
We understand how valuable your time is and are committed to providing you with the highest quality of care possible. Call us today at (337) 237-0650 to schedule an appointment for a consultation.