Otolaryngology (ENT)

The Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology provides a comprehensive diagnostic and treatment program for all diseases involving the ear, nose or throat. Ear surgery, placement of ear tubes, removal of tonsils and adenoids and sinus surgery are performed. Special testing for nasal and eustachian tube function, as well as audiologic examinations, is available. The office also makes arrangements for patients needing any type of ear, nose or throat surgery.

 Specialized surgical procedures include:

Research and Clinical Studies

As a nationally recognized research center, UPMC Children’s Hospital’s Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology participates in the latest clinical studies, which involve human volunteers and are intended to add to our medical understanding.