Education & training
The otolaryngologist, ENT (ear, nose and throat), is a doctor specialized in treatment and management of ENT disorders includes diseases of the ear, nose and throat, treat deafness and ear disease, complex sinus problems, head and neck cancer and voice problems as well as hearing and balance problems. The ENT Doctor leads a two-phase test: otoscopy, a complete visual clinical examination of the eardrum and duct, and audiometry, to measure your hearing. If a hearing aid is necessary, the ENT doctor will then prescribe a hearing test with a hearing care professional. The audiologist performs a series of hearing tests complementary to those performed by the ENT doctor. Following this complete hearing assessment, the audiologist may also refer patients to an ENT doctor to confirm the diagnosis and get the necessary prescription. Once obtained, the hearing care professional will be able to define, together with patient, his needs. Endocrinologist and diabetologist (ED) is medical doctor who investigate, diagnose and treat disorders of the endocrine system. Endocrinologist have the training to diagnose and treat hormone imbalances and problems by helping to restore the normal balance of hormones in the body. Endocrinologist and diabetologist treat conditions such as diabetes mellitus, thyroid disease, lipid disorders, endocrine disorders of the reproductive system, such as polycystic, ovary syndrome, adrenal disease, bone and calcium disorders, pituitary disease, endocrine late effects of cancer treatment.
- Practice name Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham
- Address Mindelsohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2WB
- City Birmingham, West Midlands