The Department of Otolaryngology commonly referred to as ear, nose and throat or ENT, specializes in the comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of head and neck, specifically the face, nose, sinuses, throat, ear, neck organs and skull base disorders and conditions.

Cleveland Clinic Florida's Otolaryngology (ENT) experts including, audiologists and speech-language pathologists, are highly trained to treat a broad range of otolaryngological conditions and disorders. Medical and surgical treatments available range from screenings to the most complex surgeries for cancerous and non-cancerous tumors of the head and neck.


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Services We Offer In South Florida

In collaboration with other Cleveland Clinic specialists, our experienced ENT physicians provide comprehensive care, for the treatment of a variety of conditions including the following:

  • Thyroid disease
  • Sleep apnea
  • Conditions of the sinus
  • Cancers of the head and neck
  • Hearing loss and balance disorders
  • Voice and speech disorders

Airway surgery

  • Laryngotracheal reconstruction for laryngeal stenosis
  • Tracheal and subglottic stenosis

Audiological Services

  • Diagnostic evaluations of hearing problems
  • Fitting of state-of-the-art amplification systems - all major brands of hearing aids and accessories
  • Extensive follow-up and counseling
  • Diagnostic evaluations of balance problems

Benign and Malignant Diseases of the Thyroid

  • Out-patient minimally invasive parathyroid surgery

Head and Neck Surgery

  • Benign and malignant diseases of the larynx and pharynx
  • Total and partial laryngectomy, including transoral endoscopic approaches
  • Benign and malignant salivary gland diseases
  • Salivary stones
  • Parotid and submandibular gland excision
  • Local and regional flap reconstruction
  • Parapharyngeal space tumors
  • Carotid body tumors
  • Paraganglioma
  • Congenital cysts
  • Branchial cleft cyst
  • Thyroglossal duct cyst

Obstructive sleep apnea

  • Surgical management
  • CPAP failure
  • Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty
  • Tracheotomy
  • Minimally invasive palatoplasty with coblation and laser
  • Septoplasty


  • Medical and surgical management of hearing loss and balance disorders
  • Meniere’s Disease
  • Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo
  • Tympanoplasty for perforations and cholesteatoma
  • Mastoidectomy for cholesteatoma
  • Ossicular chain reconstruction
  • Chronic ear surgery
  • Stapes surgery for Otosclerosis
  • Complete audiology and balance (vestibular) diagnostics
  • Benign and malignant tumors of the ear (Acoustic Neuromas)
  • Temporal bone resection
  • Implantable hearing aids
  • Glomus tumors
  • Tumors of the facial nerve
  • Facial Palsy

Paranasal sinus

  • Infections, benign and malignant tumors of the sinuses
  • Computer assisted sinus surgery for infection, polyps and tumor
  • Minimally invasive balloon sinuplasty
  • Outpatient turbinoplasty under local anesthesia

Skin cancer

Skull base surgery

  • Minimally invasive endoscopic pituitary approach
  • Anterior cranio-facial resection
  • esthesioneuroblastoma
  • Posterior fossa tumors including acoustic neuroma
  • Infratemporal fossa tumors

Speech/Language/Cognitive Disorders

  • Neurological disorders
  • Stroke
  • Head trauma
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Functional Communication Program (FCP), for patients with diagnosis of mild dementia.

Voice and Swallowing Disorder

  • Minimally invasive endoscopic voice surgery, including laser
  • Minimally invasive injection thyroplasty
  • Videostroboscopy and compete voice diagnostic laboratory
  • Open thyroplasty for vocal cord paralysis
  • Cricopharyngeal myotomy for dysphagia
  • Minimally invasive endoscopic management of Zenkers’s diverticulum
  • Laryngo-tracheal separation for intractable aspiration
  • Videostroboscopy and complete voice diagnostic laboratory
  • Clinical treatment for hyperfunctional and hyperfunctional voice
  • Disorders, vocal cord dysfunction, laryngeal/pharyngeal dystonia
  • Fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of swallowing with sensory testing
  • Videofluoroscopic swallow study
  • Clinical/behavioral swallow evaluation
  • Dysphagia therapy including electrical stimulation therapy for
  • Neurologically related dysphagia and post radiation fibrosis