Medical and surgical services ranging from treatment of sinusitis to complex head-and-neck surgeries

The PAMF Department of Otolaryngology is popularly known as "ENT" (ear, nose and throat).

What is an ENT doctor?
Ear, nose and throat (ENT) doctors work in the branch of medicine and surgery that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of head and neck disorders. The department’s medical and surgical services range from treatment of sinusitis and tonsillitis to removal of tonsils, cancerous growths or benign tumors and other complex head-and-neck surgeries. Audiology services include hearing tests for adults and children and other hearing services.

ENT Resources For Patients

Palo Alto Medical Foundation offers a wide range of services, with highly skilled doctors available at offices throughout the region.

Frequently Asked Questions About ENT Services

What's New

Surfer's Ear Surgery - Dr. Douglas Hetzler has improved the hearing of over 1200 people since he began performing this procedure over 16 years ago.