The insertion of an ear tube reduces the occurrence of middle ear infections and allows the drainage of excess fluids. The most common indication for insertion of an ear tube remains recurrent acute otitis media (AOM) in children and persistent otitis media with effusion (OME) with conductive hearing loss. We insert ear tubes into more than 50 children each year under general anesthesia.
VANS is a new surgical procedure for thyroid surgery, which was developed by Professor Kazuo Shimizu in 1998. Conventional thyroid surger...
The Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery at Hokuto Hospital was established in 2007. As the core hospital in eastern Hokkai...
We perform Argon plasma coagulation (APC) for allergic rhinitis patients with severe nasal obstruction under local anesthesia.