Your Condition: Patient Information

Please find some useful information for patients below.

Conditions of the Ear:

Conditions and surgery of the ear

Hearing and deafness

Hearing aids and how to get one

Tinnitus (ringing in the ears)



Infections of the ear- Outer ear infections (otitis externa)

Infections of the ear- Middle ear infections (otitis media)

Glue ear


Perforated ear drum/ Myringoplasty

Cholesteatoma/ mastoid operations

Otosclerosis/ Stapedectomy

Menière’s disease

Protruding ears/ bat ears/ pinnaplasty

Conditions of the Nose:

Sinus infection (Sinusitis)

Rhino-Sinusitis in Children

Rhino-Sinusitis and Milk Allergy

Nasal Injuries

Nasal polyps

Tumours of the nose

Surgery on the nose - Rhinoplasty

Surgery on the nose - Septal surgery

Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS)

Conditions of the Throat:

Adenoid surgery

Adult Tonsil surgery

Children's Tonsil surgery


Snoring and obstructive sleep apnoea

Conditions of the Head and Neck:

Facial Skin Lesions

Head and Neck Cancer

Parotid Surgery

Submandibular gland surgery

Neck Dissection

ENT-UK Patient Information leaflets:

About Adult Tonsil Surgery

About Adenoid Surgery

About Catarrah

About Children's Tonsil Surgery

About Facial Skin Lesions

About Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS)

About Glue Ear

About Grommets in Childhood

About Hole in the Eardrum/ Myringoplasty

About Mastoid Surgery

About Microlaryngoscopy & Oesophagoscopy

About Neck Dissection

About Otosclerosis & Stapedectomy

About Parotid Surgery

About Septoplasty/ Septal Surgery

About Sinusitis

About Snoring & Sleep Apnoea

​About Surgery of the Submandibular Gland

About Tinnitus

Your Health, Your Choice, Your Surgeon

Otology (ears, including perforated ear drum repair, cholesteatoma, mastoid surgery, hearing loss and ossiculoplasty, discharging ears, laser stapedectomy for otosclerosis, ear microsuction for ear wax removal); Rhinology (nasal disorders including acute or chronic rhinitis and sinusitis, blocked nose, deviated septum, polyps and septal perforation); Sinus procedures (endoscopic sinus surgery/ FESS, balloon sinuplasty); Rhinoplasty (functional and cosmetic) and Facial Plastics/ skin lesions; Paediatric ENT (tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy, grommets for glue ear, cautery for nosebleeds/ epistaxis, tongue tie, pinnaplasty); Neurotology (including tinnitus, dizziness/vertigo, acoustic neuroma, glomus tumours); Laryngology (including swallowing problems); Voice disorders (including vocal cord polyps/ nodules, laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR)); Neck lumps; Salivary gland disorders (including submandibular stones or gland enlargement); Allergies; Snoring (Evaluation and advice, Uvuloplasty, UVPPP)

© Mr Sanjay Verma, The ENT clinic Leeds 2009