RSS feed for this section

Archive | ENT Doctor in Dallas and Fort Worth

Items From Kids’ Ears, Noses and Throats on Display at Boston Children’s Hospital

A chilling display at Boston Children’s Hospital shows odd items that have become lodged in and then were removed from kids’ ears, noses and throats. A chart at the entrance of the Ear, Nose, and Throat Department (ENT) features the array of items doctors have removed from their child patients. If it is small enough […]

Hearing hindrance for little ears

Every year over 10 lakh babies are born in India with hearing impairment and in the absence of awareness and timely medical guidance, most grow up with hearing disability. They often face social and emotional challenges—feel isolated and report below average grades in school. Statistics show that one in 1,000 babies born from high-risk pregnancy […]

Smog-ged out!

The thick smog hanging in the air in Lahore and its adjoining districts has disrupted routine life, causing health problems and fatal road accidents as well as flight delays. Heavy smoke particles interact with water vapour in the atmosphere to create smog, which is a combination of volatile organic compounds and harmful gases. Usually smog […]

Maternal instinct leads to life-saving diagnoses for baby with Down syndrome

Ever since 3-year-old Emma Barreda was an infant, her mother, Tasha Barreda, had noticed she breathed more loudly than other babies. In her first year of life, Emma would seem sick when doctors said she wasn’t— they chalked her symptoms up to Emma’s Down syndrome— and day care employees would refuse the baby’s entry for […]

Cochlear implant surgery gives these children a new lease of life

50 children undergo operation for free to correct hearing disability N. Yogish, a labourer, from Padil here is happy to see his four-year-old son Nishant call him “Appa”. “Earlier, he would just tap the chair and call me. He is slowly picking up words,” says Mr. Yogish, who is impressed with the progress in his […]

Cochlear Implants Are Miraculous and Maddening

Cochlear Implants Are Miraculous and Maddening “You’ll never be deaf,” my longtime ear doctor, Ronald Hoffman, said to me years ago. At the time, I thought he meant I’d never lose all my hearing. What I know now is that technology would take over when my ears no longer worked. Through a cochlear implant, I […]

Renowned ENT specialist shot at, injured in Peshawar

  Renowned Ear Nose Throat (ENT) specialist of Hayatabad Medical Complex (HMC) Professor Dr Asmattullah Khan seriously injured outside his house when unknown armed persons opened fire on him in the early hours of Thursday. Police said that Dr Asmatullah was coming for duty to Hayatabad Medical complex in his car, when he was targeted […]

Report explores the electrosurgery market that is pised to reach $4.0 billion by 2019

The global electrosurgery market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 5.9% in the forecast period. Technological advancements in the electrosurgery devices, rapidly aging population, and increasing demand for minimally invasive surgery are some of the key factors that are fuelling the growth of the electrosurgery market. However, healthcare reforms in the U.S. market […]

Global Cochlear Implants Market 2016

The Global Cochlear Implants Industry 2016 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Cochlear Implants industry. Firstly, Cochlear Implants Market report provides a basic overview of the Cochlear Implants industry including definitions, classifications, applications and Cochlear Implants industry chain structure. Global Cochlear Implants Market analysis is provided […]

Cochlear Implant Frequently Asked Questions

What is a cochlear implant? A cochlear implant is a device that provides stimulation directly to the auditory nerve, bypassing damaged hair cells in the cochlea that prevent sound from reaching the nerve. An implant does not result in “restored” hearing for the recipient, but does allow him or her to perceive sounds. How long […]