Patient Education

Our team of specialists and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

Mass ENT's handouts and Patient information

General Handouts

EAR

Head and Neck

Nose

Pediatric

Throat


As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.

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Ears and Hearing (Audiology)
...This runs from simple, common problems such as earwax and itchy ears to frustrating conditions such as hearing loss and ringing in the ear (tinnitus) to the less common but serious conditions such as vertigo, perforated eardrums, and chronic ear disease (cholesteatoma/chronic otitis media)...

Ears
... Child's Hearing Loss Cholesteatoma Cochlear Implants Ear Plastic Surgery Ear Tubes Earaches Ears and Altitude Earwax Quick Glossary for Good Ear Health Autoimmune Inner Ear Disease Better Ear Health Child Screening Chronic Otitis Media Cochlear-Meningitis Vaccination Day Care and Ear, Nose, and Throat Problems Ear Infection and Vaccines Your Genes and Hearing Loss How the Ear Works Hyperacusis Know the Power of Sound Noise-Induced Hearing Loss In Children Pediatric Obesity What You Should Know About Otosclerosis When Your Child Has Tinnitus Why Do Children Have Earaches...

Conductive Hearing Loss
...Chronic otitis media is associated with lasting ear discharge and/or damage to the ear drum or middle ear bones (ossicles)...

Earaches
... Children who experience multiple episodes of acute otitis media within a short time, chronic otitis media that lasts for more than three months, and/or hearing loss may require the insertion of ventilation tubes, also called pressure-equalization (PE) tubes...