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Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)

Introduction

The Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) department provides diagnostic and treatment facilities for a wide range of ear, nose and throat diseases.

Outline of the department

The department consists of three substantive consultants who provide services between Hereford and Worcester. They are supported by a Foundation Year doctor and two middle grade doctors and a team of specialist nurses. There is a fully staffed audiology department providing hearing services and hearing aids.

The ENT consultants also provide:

  • Outreach services and day case surgery at Llandrindod Wells Hospital
  • A specialist paediatric clinic at the Children's Development Centre, Ross Road, Hereford

Links with other departments

The department works closely with the Radiology and Histopathology departments, Audiology and Maxillofacial departments. A paediatric ENT service is provided with links with the Paediatric Department. Cancer care is provided in liaison with the multi-disciplinary teams at Worcester Royal Hospital and Cheltenham Hospital.

Services provided

  • Emergency clinic (GP and A&E referral only, telephone 01432 355444 ext 5337) - daily 9am-12pm
  • Otology and hearing loss clinic (ear diseases) - Tuesdays
  • Vertigo and balance service
  • Nurse led ear care clinics
  • Paediatric ENT clinics
  • Rhinology clinic
  • Smell disorders clinic - Monthly on Wednesdays PM
  • Thyroid clinic - Monthly on Mondays
  • Allergy testing
  • Voice clinic - Monthly on Mondays
  • Monthly head and neck oncology clinic

Useful Links

ENT UK

Contact Details

Mr Prowse BSc MBBch FRCS (ORL-HNS) PGCME

Secretary 01432 364074

Consultant General and Paediatric ENT. Otology and balance.

Clinical lead for ENT services

 

Mr Warner MBBS MSc MD FRCS (ORL-HNS)

Secretary 01432 364075

Consultant General and Paediatric ENT. Head and Neck Surgery

Clinical lead Head and Neck Cancer

 

Mrs Kale MBBS MS(ORL) FRCS (ORL-HNS) PGCME

Secretary 01432 355444 ext 5875

Consultant General and Paediatric ENT. Rhinology

Senior Tutor University of Birmingham Medical School

 

Specialist Nurses 01432 35544 ext 5870

Lindsay Gray and Angela Davies.

Our specialist nurse practitioners run our aural care and allergy testing clinics and provide support to patients who are undergoing cancer tests and treatment.

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